Sell My House Now, Fast for Cash?

Sell My House Now, Fast for Cash?

Sell My House Now! With home prices peaking and beginning to flatten, and with the economy showing some weakness, quite a few homeowners are wondering if right now is the best time to sell their house or condo. Selling your house fast for cash has always held connotations, but recently, the business model of companies…

Chicago Housing Market Forecast

Chicago Housing Market Forecast

Chicago Housing Market Update Buyer demand combined with lower construction output are helping to raise prices in the Chicago real estate market. Prices rose steeply in March 2021, as did the number of home sales. Similar to most housing markets across the country, housing supply and big demand from millennials wanting to buy at low…

Jobs Forecast 2021 to 2026 | Employment Outlook US Cities BLS Statistics

Jobs Forecast 2021 to 2026 | Employment Outlook US Cities BLS Statistics

US Jobs Outlook The bungling of the recent jobs report is a sign of trouble with the current government and a sign the job market is troubled.  The current report showed only 266,000 jobs created when almost 1 million were expected. This is a disaster. There are some job market and economic hurdles to deal…

The Lowest Rates Possible | Mortgage Rate Forecast

The Lowest Rates Possible | Mortgage Rate Forecast

Compare Lowest Home Mortgage Rates How Much Could You Save By Shaving 5 to 22 points off Your Mortgage? With the economy rebounding and inflation heating up, mortgage rates will rise in 2021. And house prices will rise too in the New Year. Do banks want more, or is the risk and default losses a…

Housing Market Forecast 2021 Part 2

Housing Market Forecast 2021 Part 2

  Home Price Bolstered by Strengthening Economy The improving, post pandemic economy will be flush with renewed optimism about the housing market, which currently is on a tear. We know the economy is going well, and with trade deals firmed up, unemployment at record lows (3.5%) and wages rising (3.7% in December). And we know…

Illinois Real Estate Market

Illinois Real Estate Market

Illinois and Greater Metro Chicago Real Estate The months of January and February revealed the Illinois housing market and especially Metro Chicago housing market performed much better. 2020 was starting in a promising rising direction with upward projections for the next 3 months. Now with the Covid 19 work shutdown, is Metro Chicago and Illinois…

Homes for Sale Searches Heating Up in Central US

Homes for Sale Searches Heating Up in Central US

Google Trends Keyword Search Reports Showing Sparks It’s normal to see search activity pick up as spring approaches, yet this year’s activity seems to be a little stronger. Kind of harkens back to the pre crash era where real estate was huge and people actually believed they could buy a home. Why do they search for…