It’s no secret that this year’s real estate market is tough for buyers. We’re having a record breaking year when it comes to low inventory. Depending on where you want to move in Chicagoland, you may have a hard time finding a home for sale that meets your criteria. It’s not all bad news though. A few areas actually have more homes for sale than they did this time last year. [Read more…]
The housing supply in the Chicagoland area is very tight. We’re setting records for lowest inventory on hand in decades. That means it’s more important than ever to have a good plan if you’re trying to purchase a home. Decisions will need to be made quickly if you want to grab your dream house before someone else does because real estate is selling quickly!
The best thing you can do right now as a buyer is be prepared! [Read more…]
We are still not seeing a big surge in new listings or sales as we make our way into the springtime months. Housing activity around the country is generally lagging compared to last year at this time. Lower affordability due to higher mortgage rates and increasing prices could be the culprit for a slower start in 2018. It could also be that some locales have had unseasonably cold weather, holding some people back from listing or buying. Let’s look at how the local market is doing.
2018 is under way. There are fewer homes for sale than there were last year, so it’s more important than ever that you do your homework if you want to find the house of your dreams. We’ve gathered up the latest information on the Chicagoland Real Estate market to help fill you in on the latest trends.
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The beginning of 2018 means there are some new properties on the market. The new year is when many people begin their plans to move. It’s a perfect time to start looking for a new home.
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The weather may be ice cold, but your home search doesn’t have to cool off. There are still some hot deals to be found in the Chicagoland real estate market.