Category: Buying advice


2017 Illinois Housing Forecast released

The association of Illinois Realtors recently released its 2017 housing forecast and the news for both buyers and sellers is positive! Take a look at this infographic: And from their …

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Chicago parking landscape loses more free spaces

As more and more free spaces disappear from the Chicago parking landscape, how does this affect home values?

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Moving tips: How to save money on your move

Looking to save money on your move? These moving tips might help.

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Chicago housing market update: Summer 2016 edition

Median home prices are up and average length on the market is down. Everything you need to know about the current Chicago housing market.

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Time to pack up your house? Realtor-approved moving tips

It's a busy time of year on the real estate market -- save these moving tips if you're buying or selling (or both!).

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Recent data indicates it is still very much a seller’s market

Are you looking to buy in this hot seller's market? Here's what the data says about your options and what we can do to help!

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Buying advice: Our buyer’s survival guide in this red-hot seller’s market

The market is hot right now, but if you're a buyer it can be tough to navigate. Here's our survival guide to getting your dream home!

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Frequently asked questions: How does a real estate team work?

The Apostal Group's FAQs end the mystery of what to expect when working with a high-quality real estate team.

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A dose of history: Chicago worker cottages

Once one of the most ubiquitous architectural styles in the city, Chicago worker cottages are being demolished at a rapid rate.

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