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Monday Feb 13 | via Lincoln Daily News
Illinois Policy Institute The speaker's law firm makes millions in the clout-heavy game of Cook County property tax appeals. Comment?
Jan 10, 2017 | via jdsupra.com
In October 2015, we discussed Cook County, Illinois circuit court cases City of Chicago v. KTCP and Halsted West v. Comment?
Dec 30, 2016 | via Chicago Tribune
Even though the state's housing market has not fully recovered since 2008, the Southland ended 2016 with higher prices and faster sales, authorities said. "I think we are in a positive mode," said Doug Carpenter, president of the Illinois Association of Realtors. Comment?
Dec 8, 2016 | via Chicago Tribune
A seven-bedroom, 25,000-square-foot Lincoln Park mansion is due to come on the market Thursday at a record asking price of $50 million. A seven-bedroom, 25,000-square-foot Lincoln Park mansion is due to come on the market Thursday at a record asking price of $50 million. Comment?
Nov 10, 2016 | via The Economist
"A TODDLER drowns in the swimming pool of his neighbour's vacant house. A firefighter dies falling through the floor of a vacant building. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 22 | via Chicago Tribune
Sales of homes in the city jumped 9.3 percent and prices shot up 12.4 percent to a median $256,000 compared with $227,750 during the same month a year earlier, according to Illinois Realtors. Condos in particular made a huge leap, with prices rising 17.7 percent to a median $311,250. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 21 | via GlobeNewswire
Toll Brothers, Inc. , the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the initiation of a quarterly cash dividend to shareholders. The first dividend of $0.08 per share will be paid on April 28, 2017 to shareholders of record on the close of business on April 14, 2017. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 15 | via Illinoisreview
Governor Rauner's comments Wednesday indicating his willingnessto compromise on a "grand bargain" to achieve the state's first budget in 18 months is causing one of the governor's long-standing, most loyal supporters to pause. Illinois Policy Institute's CEO John Tillman responded to the governor's third budget address saying the proposed budget doesn't touch the state's foundational budget weaknesses. Comment?
Friday Feb 10 | via Lincoln Daily News
Illinois Policy Institute L awmakers need to look at the state's major spending drivers instead of increasing taxes, which will continue to drive more people out of the state. Comment?
Thursday Feb 9 | via Mortgage News Daily
"Sometimes I wake up grumpy; other times I let him sleep." Kids in NY are sleeping in since the schools are closed today. Comment?
15 min ago | via Benzinga
The U.S. dollar index is trading just above the session lows. Market chatter about global headline news and the U.S. economy is making the rounds. Comment?
44 min ago | via Daily Herald
When Republicans say they want to lower taxes and get rid of loopholes to make up the lost revenue, they're talking about eliminating some very popular tax breaks enjoyed by millions of people. That's why making big changes to tax laws is so hard - and why it hasn't been done for 30 years. Comment?
55 min ago | via Eastern Daily Press
Housebuilding giant Persimmon has notched up a healthy rise in full-year profit as it pointed to a "confident" housing market, despite concerns over Brexit. The group, which has an East Anglian branch, said pre-tax profits rose 23% to 774.8m in the year to December 31, while revenue rose 8% to 3.1bn. Comment?
59 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
The Federal Reserve is in the process of raising interest rates. At the same time, the Republicans are wanting to cut taxes to fuel an economy that is already expanding. Comment?
59 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Existing homes came in for the month of January with a decent 3.3% increase month over month continuing the overall move higher for housing. However, new homes sales have lagged behind, and despite the large drop in December month-over-month, I believe there is some catching up that will happen in housing. Comment?
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