Those looking at real estate in Chicago can look to Naperville, a city of roughly 145,000 people, located about 30 miles west of downtown Chicago.
If you're looking at MLS Listings in Chicago and contemplating a move to one of the neighborhoods where residential high-rises are common, it would be good to know about the current situation with in-building fire sprinklers.
The Chicago Tribune reported that media giant Oprah Winfrey has sold her co-op in Chicago's upscale Streeterville neighborhood. Interestingly, Oprah never lived in the 4,607-square-foot, three-bedroom unit on the sixth floor of the building.
The town of Des Plaines, Illinois, is located roughly 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago, conveniently intersected by state and interstate highways, a river which feeds into the Kankakee and Mississippi Rivers, and the Metra commuter rail.
Trumaine McBride recently listed his five-bedroom home in Wadsworth, Illinois.
A report released July 12 showed Chicago foreclosure filings were up 4 percent in June 2012 when compared with a year prior, the Chicago Tribune reported.
A pilot program in Chicago's northern suburb of Highland Park aims to support environmental sustainability through the launch of a city food waste composting program, set to kick off August 2 and continue through November 29, according to TribLocal Highland Park & Highwood.
The second quarter demonstrated a rise in rents not seen since before the financial crisis in 2007, with record low vacancies across the nation, according to a recent report by real estate analytics firm Reis Inc. Reuters reported.
A recent survey, performed annually by TribLocal Evanston, provided insight into private schools in the Evanston area, a Northern suburb of Chicago.
The Bulls announced in early June that they will be moving their practice facility from its current suburban Deerfield location to a new location in downtown Chicago, ESPN Chicago reported.