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  • Move-up sales buoy market

     Move-up sales buoy market
    The median price for a single-family home in Burbank continued to climb last month, but the median price for a condominium slid, according to the latest real estate report. The median price for a home was $598,750 in June 2013, compared to $653,500 last...
  • Sharpe's Apartment Lease In Charter Group's Building Raises More Questions

    Sharpe's Apartment Lease In Charter Group's Building Raises More Questions
    Ex-charter school boss Michael Sharpe's lease with his former employer has raised new questions about how much he has been paying to live in an Asylum Hill apartment owned by the government-subsidized Jumoke Academy charter group. Sharpe, who until late...
  • Property values tick up We're still below 2007 levels, but Broward overall rises 7.2 percent, above expectations

    Broward County property values exceeded expectations this year, rising 7.2 percent, another sign of the rebounding real estate market. Broward Property Appraiser Lori Parrish released the annual tax roll Friday, posting the third straight increase after...
  • North Lauderdale property taxes going up, even though rate is lower

    Some taxpayers will pay more in property taxes because of rising home values. Even though the city will lower its tax rate for the upcoming year, it will still rake in nearly half a million dollars more than last year because of increased values....
  • New tools to power up your house hunt

    If you think real estate is merely about buying and selling houses, you haven't been paying attention. The industry is engaged in an endless, competitive frenzy of developing apps and website features intended to get you across the threshold of your dream...
  • Retail matchmaker service Storefront launches in Chicago

    Retail matchmaker service Storefront launches in Chicago
    Storefront, which calls itself “the Airbnb of retail spaces,” launched in Chicago Tuesday to help connect retailers, designers and artists seeking pop-ups spaces with available short-term leases. It is the fourth city for the San Francisco-...
  • $500,000 in TIF funds recommended for former hotel site

    $500,000 in TIF funds recommended for former hotel site
    With questions over potential tenants answered, two of three members of Elmhurst's Finance Committee agreed Monday to recommend approval of up to $500,000 in tax increment financing funds for the developer of the former Waverton Hotel site. The project,...
  • Purchase completes Des Plaines River Trail

    Purchase completes Des Plaines River Trail
    The final piece of the Des Plaines River Trail may not seem like much – only about three-tenths of a mile – but it's been a long-time coming. Lake County Forest Preserves commissioners were overjoyed to add the missing piece of trail on...
  • Former Cubs pitcher Ryan Dempster sells Lakeview home for $1.77 million

    Former Cubs pitcher Ryan Dempster sells Lakeview home for $1.77 million
    Former Chicago Cubs pitcher Ryan Dempster on Tuesday sold a five-bedroom, 5,300-square-foot house in Lakeview for $1.765 million. Dempster in June had listed the house for $1.799 million, and it had gone under contract even before it was officially...
  • Buffalo Grove development foes begin fundraising

     Buffalo Grove development foes begin fundraising
    With $10 in an account, a group of Buffalo Grove residents have organized a political action committee against a possible development on the village golf course. The Save Buffalo Grove Political Action Committee, to be known as SBG-PAC, was registered...
  • HGTV builds into a top cable network on foundation of no-frills shows

    HGTV builds into a top cable network on foundation of no-frills shows
    As hard as it may be to imagine, there was a time not so long ago when few Americans had ever heard the expression "man cave." In 1994, PBS' trusty "This Old House" was the best known of a handful of home-improvement programs on the airwaves. The idea...