DuPage County

July 17, 2024

More election impact on the market

 

 

 

 

 

Some Highlights

  • Are you wondering if the upcoming election will have an impact on the housing market? Here’s what history tells us you need to know if you’re considering a move.​
  • Data shows home sales slow in November but quickly bounce back and rise ...
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July 10, 2024

Statistics show not a real estate crash in site

 

 

 

 

 

Even if you didn’t own a home at the time, you probably remember the housing crisis in 2008. That crash impacted the lives of countless people, and many now live with the worry that something like that could happen again. But rest easy, because things ...

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July 5, 2024

Homeowner gains in the past year

If you own a home, your net worth has probably gone up a lot over the past year. Home prices have been rising, which means you’re building equity much faster than you might think. Here’s how it works.

Equity is the current value of your home minus what you ...

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June 25, 2024

Housing Market Forecast for the second half of 2024

As we move into the second half of 2024, here’s what experts say you should expect for home prices, mortgage rates, and home sales.

Home Prices Are Expected To Climb Moderately

Home prices are forecasted to rise at a more normal pace. The graph below shows the latest forecasts from ...

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June 18, 2024

How do elections impact the market

 

 

The 2024 Presidential election is just months away. As someone who’s thinking about potentially buying or selling a home, you’re probably curious about what effect, if any, elections have on the housing market.

It’s a great question because buying or selling a home is a major decision, and ...

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June 12, 2024

Prices aren't falling but you may think they are

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you’ve seen the news lately about home sellers slashing prices, it’s a great example of how headlines do more to terrify than clarify. Here’s what’s really happening with prices.

The bottom line is home prices are higher than they were a year ago ...

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June 5, 2024

What to expect when you buy or sell in June

 

 

 

June is a busy month in the housing market because a lot of people buy and sell this time of year. So, if you’ve got a move on your mind and you’re looking to make it happen this month, here’s a snapshot of what you need to ...

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May 29, 2024

Chicagos guide to festivals

Chicago’s Festival Fever: A Guide to the City’s Must-Visit Summer Events

Maybe it’s our long winters or all-too-short springs, but summertime in the Windy City is one of the best seasons anywhere on the planet. And as one of the country’s premier hotspots for citywide and neighborhood festivals, Chicago knows ...

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May 22, 2024

Whats next for home prices and interest rates

 

 

 

 

 

If you’re thinking of making a move this year, there are two housing market factors that are probably on your mind: home prices and mortgage rates. You’re wondering what’s going to happen next. And if it’s worth it to move now, or better to  ...

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May 8, 2024

Summer Events 2024

 

 

 

 

 

SUMMER FUN AWAITS...
Summertime in the western suburbs is hard to beat. From live music and art festivals to parades and county fairs. There are plenty of ways to make the most of the beautiful weather.
Here's a 2024 event schedule to help you ...
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