Tag Archives: Chicago economy

Chicago market on the rebound

(Chicago, IL– August 6, 2012) The new home market in Chicago has shown surprising strength throught the first six months of this year. With steady job growth, increased demand in the resale market, and low levels of housing inventory, the market for new residential construction has seen back to back ...

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Chicago market sees strong signs of growth

(Chicago, IL– May 4, 2012) In the past two months, the Chicago market has seen some of the strongest job growth reported in over five years, according to a recent report by Metrostudy, a national housing data and consulting firm that maintains the most extensive primary database on residential construction ...

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Housing Inventory Remains a Concern for Chicago Market in 2012

(Chicago, IL– February 8, 2012) The Chicago housing market is not expect to make a big recovery in 2012, according to a recent report by Metrostudy, a national housing data and consulting firm that maintains the most extensive primary database on residential construction in the US housing market. Throughout 2010 ...

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Chicago Market Sees Slight Increase in Construction Activity

(Chicago, IL– November 1, 2011) The Chicago housing market saw an increase in new home construction during the third quarter, according to a recent report by Metrostudy, a national housing data and consulting firm that maintains the most extensive primary database on residential construction in the US housing market. Unemployment ...

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Chicago housing market remains sluggish during 2Q11

(Chicago, IL– August 1, 2011) Chicago job market improves, but starts and closings remain slow, according to a recent report by Metrostudy, a national housing data and consulting firm that maintains the most extensive primary database on residential construction in the US housing market. Unemployment in Chicago remains elevated at ...

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Housing starts, affordability changes in Chicago market

(Chicago, IL– May 1, 2011) While job market improves, inventory and slow starts indicate recovery is unlikely in 2011, according to a recent report by Metrostudy, a national housing data and consulting firm that maintains the most extensive primary database on residential construction in the US housing market. Throughout 2010 ...

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Chicago economy headed toward slow recovery

(Chicago, IL– November 1, 2010) Jobs added and stronger than expected housing starts indicate the Chicago market may be improving, according to a recent report by Metrostudy, a national housing data and consulting firm that maintains the most extensive primary database on residential construction in the US housing market. Locally, ...

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