New owners revived a home that once belonged to Jesse Binga, a pioneering black developer and banker in Chicago.
Posted today at 10:00 a.m.
A reader, Keala, asks what kind of home investment makes the most sense for her—a single woman with no kids.
Posted yesterday at 10:00 a.m.
For $2.4 million, someone got a pretty nice place—and a killer Japanese garden—at the top of the Contemporaine in River North.
Posted Monday at 10:00 a.m.
A breezy central courtyard. A ballroom in the basement. There's a lot to love about this gorgeous, renovated 1925 home.
Posted Thursday at 10:15 a.m.
A new study shows that most buyers don't really read their mortgage forms. That's a huge risk. Hint: Get a lawyer.
Posted May 15, 2013, at 9:30 a.m.
After years of price cuts, the big three-bedroom might be as much as $20,000 below market value—but it's a bit dated.
Posted May 14, 2013, at 9:45 a.m.
Two houses, their fates intertwined, in a story that sounds as if the bard staged a play in Chicago's housing market.
Posted May 13, 2013, at 10:30 a.m.
An impressive Second Empire-style mansion on Jackson Boulevard is up for sale.
Posted May 9, 2013, at 10:00 a.m.
African-American and Hispanic homebuyers pay more for homes than white and Asian buyers, according to research by four economists—and the biggest differential they found in the four cities they studied is for black buyers in Cook County...
Posted May 8, 2013, at 10:51 a.m.
What's the strategy for homebuyers who want to live in a neighborhood with a low inventory of for-sale homes?
Posted May 7, 2013, at 10:00 a.m.