| Jan 14, 2014
Developers behind some of Chicago's toniest residential high-rises could be required to set aside some units as affordable housing as part of a five-year housing plan Mayor Rahm Emanuel is expected to introduce to the City Council on Wednesday.
| Jan 17, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Changing a months-long trend of a dwindling housing market, more homes went up for sale throughout the Glendale area last month compared to a year ago, according to the latest real estate report.
Condominiums saw the biggest increase, going from 27 in...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Fox Sports will use Super Bowl XLVIII as a showcase for its online and mobile authentication service for pay-TV subscribers, offering a free, one-day "preview" of Fox Sports Go during TV's biggest event.
As previously reported by Variety, Fox will stream...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:51 AM
It was another Wacky Wednesday, which meant discounts at the Assistance League of Huntington Beach Thrift Store.
Dozens of people were inside as soon as its doors opened that morning, looking for a bargain on necessities or just fun trinkets.
| Jan 23, 2014
| 7:27 AM
Existing-home sales in the Chicago area last year turned in their best performance since 2006, with 111,427 single-family homes and condominiums sold during the year.
It was the first time that home sales in the nine-county Chicago area have topped the...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 7:55 AM
Existing-home sales in December rose 1% from the previous month to an annual rate of 4.87 million, the National Assn. of Realtors said Thursday.
The organization also reported that for all of 2013, there were 5.09-million completed transactions for...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 5:51 PM
With housing demand on the upswing, Tinley Park is considering expanding its mix of high-rises, condominiums, townhouses and single-family homes this year to include what one trustee terms "a hot commodity."
Mokena-based RBT Development, Inc. is seeking...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:08 PM
Problems at some of the state's fuel refineries have sent gasoline prices soaring in California just in time for the kickoff of the busy driving season.
A gallon of regular gasoline hit a statewide average of $4.196 on Thursday, up about 13 cents in a...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Tinley Park officials are considering loosening zoning restrictions in the Duvan Drive Business Park in an attempt to breathe new life into the 40-acre light-industrial development near the village's center.
The changes, if approved, would eliminate the...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:02 AM
Sales of existing single-family homes and condominiums in the Chicago area fell for a third consecutive month in March, compared with a year ago, but the double-digit decline isn’t as bad as it seems.
While the total sales volume was down 11.1...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Boosted by strong sales in its first financial quarter, Boeing Co. beat analysts’ estimates largely due to an increased production rate of commercial jetliners.
The Chicago aerospace giant reported a profit of $965 million, or $1.28 a share. That&...