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Illinois median home prices increase 6.1 percent in August; Home sales down amid tight inventory

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 5:56pm
Date:  September 19, 2014 Intro: 

Illinois median home prices continued to see robust annual gains in August while tighter housing inventory and credit availability slowed sales in the final month of the summer selling season.

FOR RELEASE: September 22, 2014

For Further Information Contact: Stephanie Sievers, 217-529-2600

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IAR 2015 Treasurer

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 3:06pm
Date:  August 25, 2014 Intro: 

Doug Carpenter of Mokena Installed as Treasurer of the Illinois Association of REALTORS®

September 8, 2014

Contact:
Jon Broadbooks
217-529-2600

Doug Carpenter of Mokena Installed as Treasurer
of the Illinois Association of REALTORS®

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IAR 2015 President-Elect

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 2:53pm
Date:  August 25, 2014 Intro: 

Mike Drews of Aurora Installed as President-Elect of the Illinois Association of REALTORS®

September 8, 2014

Contact:
Jon Broadbooks
217-529-2600

Mike Drews of Aurora Installed as President-Elect
of the Illinois Association of REALTORS®

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IAR 2015 President

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 2:49pm
Date:  September 7, 2014 Intro: 

Jim Kinney of Chicago Installed as President of the Illinois Association of REALTORS®

September 8, 2014

Contact:
Jon Broadbooks
217-529-2600

Jim Kinney of Chicago Installed as President
of the Illinois Association of REALTORS®

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Illinois median home prices increase 7.2 percent in July; Home sales down, but homes selling faster

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:21pm
Date:  August 21, 2014 Intro: 

Illinois home prices rose again in July, marking nearly two years of annual gains. Home sales dipped as tight credit standards and lower, but improving inventory levels continue to affect the market. 

FOR RELEASE: August 21, 2014

For Further Information Contact: Stephanie Sievers, 217-529-2600

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Illinois home sales see slight uptick in June; Prices continue annual upward trend

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:52pm
Date:  July 22, 2014 Intro: 

Illinois home sales reversed course in June with statewide home sales experiencing a slight year-over-year gain for the first time this year. Home prices continued to climb and marked the 22nd consecutive month of annual increases.

FOR RELEASE: July 22, 2014

For Further Information Contact: Stephanie Sievers, 217-529-2600

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The hidden cost of foreclosures in Chicago neighborhoods; Study finds distressed properties impact home prices

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 4:17pm
Date:  July 17, 2014 Intro: 

Research puts a dollar figure on the hidden and negative impact foreclosed properties can have on the surrounding neighborhood and home prices.

FOR RELEASE: July 22, 2014

For Further Information Contact: Stephanie Sievers, 217-529-2600

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Illinois median home prices up 8.3 percent from a year ago; Statewide home sales down 9.4 percent in May

Fri, 06/20/2014 - 4:40pm
Date:  June 23, 2014 Intro: 

May Illinois home prices rose 8.3 percent and home sales decreased 9.4 percent compared to May 2013, while the trend continues of recent month-over-month sales gains, according to the Illinois Association of REALTORS®. 

FOR RELEASE: June 23, 2014

For Further Information Contact: Stephanie Sievers, 217-529-2600

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