‘Unusual’ is the New Norm in Bucktown

“Last month didn’t feel like February, but unusual has become the norm in this market,” explains Greg Whelan, Redfin Agent in Bucktown. The lack of quality inventory and the soaring demand made it seem more like a typical May or June. “Specifically, within Bucktown, where there were 25% fewer homes on the market last month… Read More

Case-Shiller: Another Winter for Home Prices

It’s time for our monthly check-in of the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices (HPI). The Case-Shiller data is generally considered to be the most reliable measure of overall home price changes for a region, since they only consider repeat sales of homes when calculating their index, instead of looking at all the homes that sold in… Read More