Illinois Housing Market Statistics

IAR Fast Stats presented by the Illinois Association of REALTORS

Snapshot: Illinois Home Sales

Illinois housing market makes gains in May with higher home sales and prices 

Housing Market Outlook 2016-17 Video

Housing at a Glance May 2017



(June 21, 2017) - Statewide home sales picked up in May and properties sold quickly even as median prices tracked higher than a year ago, according to Illinois REALTORS®. Read the news release.

Infographic: 2017 Market Forecast
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Infographic: May Housing Market Snapshot
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Sales +3.8%
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Housing Price Forecast

“The market appears to be in a “wait and see” mode in both Illinois and Chicago” said  Geoffrey J.D. Hewings, Director of the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory at the University of Illinois.  “The state’s economy has stuttered and the fiscal cloud hanging over the state has seen enhanced net out-migration that has contributed to a dampening of demand.”


Chicago PMSA
Sales +5.1%
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City of Chicago
Sales -0.2%
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