Renters are finding fewer affordable homes and apartments as the city sees a decline in units. A new study from DePaul University shows the city experienced a 5.2% decline in affordable rental units over the past decade.
Can Chicago condo buildings ban smoking in owners’ units? Some buildings are making the change. We talk with Crain’s Chicago Business real estate reporter Dennis Rodkin about that, the new disclosure rules coming, and the latest trends in the housing market.
Home sales are up in Chicago, but the market is still a long way from recovering to pre-crash levels.
Billions of dollars in federal spending cuts loom if Congress does not reverse course by next week. We have more on how the so called sequestration could be felt here at home.
A new Zillow report says the housing market has hit bottom, but is it the bottom? We discuss with Deal Estate's Dennis Rodkin.