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Jun 8, 2015 | via Kane Co. Chronicle
ST. CHARLES – The west side of Route 31 between Red Gate and Silver Glen roads in St. Charles has been undergoing a transformation. New houses are popping up as part of The Reserve of St. Charles , a community of semi-custom and custom houses being built by Meritus Homes . Comment?
Jun 1, 2015 | via Daily Herald
Alyson M. Ruggie, 31, of the 500 block of Gregory Lane, Plano, faces anywhere from probation to seven years in prison when sentenced June 30 by Kane County Judge Clint Hull. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Comment?
Apr 22, 2015 | via Daily Chronicle
DeKALB – Home sales in DeKalb County increased 15 percent in March, but it took the houses longer to sell and they fetched lower prices. There were 92 existing homes sold in DeKalb County last month, a 15 percent increase from 80 sales during March 2014, according to figures released Wednesday by the Illinois Association of Realtors. Comment?
Mar 4, 2015 | via Patch.com
Sales of new construction homes have remained stagnant throughout the Chicago area since 2012. There have only been two counties with substantial growth in this market since 2009, Will and Kane counties. Comment?
Friday | via The Capitol Fax Blog
A top aide to the Illinois treasurer said Thursday it was "unlikely" that the state's cash balance was so low last week that the comptroller couldn't follow a federal judge's order to pay for services for the developmentally disabled. The treasurer's office pointed to daily balance sheets showing the state began the day on Friday with more than $217 million and ended it with more than $57 million on hand. Comment?
Sunday Aug 23 | via Northwest Herald
CRYSTAL LAKE – The Heartland Realtor Organization in Crystal Lake recently raised $1,500 for the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance during its annual volleyball tournament. The statewide alliance tries to raise public awareness about fire safety and provides educational programs for fire departments, hospitals, nursing homes, schools, child development centers and assisted living facilities. Comment?
Saturday Aug 22 | via Illinoisreview
Illinois property taxes are now so high that they are equivalent to a second mortgage, according to a new study from the nonpartisan Tax Foundation , a Washington-based tax-research and -education center. The report, which shows the effective property-tax rates in each state, ranks Illinois as the second-highest property-tax state in the U.S. The top spot goes to New Jersey, where the effective property-tax rate is 2.38 percent, barely higher than Illinois' 2.32 percent. Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via Daily Herald
The strong summer housing market continued in July as home sales and median prices posted robust gains while the time it took to sell a home declined, according to the Illinois Association of Realtors. In the nine-county Chicago region, home sales, which include single-family homes and condominiums, totaled 12,384 in July, an increase of 9.6 percent from the 11,298 sales in the same month last year. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 18 | via American Reporter
Developments in the United Kingdom and Italy may ease some bon and stock market pressures, but on the eve of an emergency G-7 Finance Ministers' meeting Friday, I will provide them with a list from my money prescription pad, which, like my kids, they will likely ignore. First, how we got here, or rather the last few days of how we got here. Comment?
20 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
According to Zacks, "Cigna's merger with Anthem will help it to emerge as a stronger player. Its strong global supplemental business, PBM Services Agreement, organizational efficiency plans and expansion of Seniors and Medicare business with the acquisition of HealthSpring are likely to drive growth. Comment?
29 min ago | via Leyland Today
Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. ANGRY laid-off call centre workers claim they are owed thousands of pounds in wages by the firm that released them. Comment?
36 min ago | via Philly.com
The gas stations are largely gone now from this section of Whitpain Township, Montgomery County, replaced "by a lot of banks," Segal says. But just about every area brokerage - his included - has a Blue Bell office. Comment?
45 min ago | via Lake Cowichan Gazette
A new Edward Jones survey reveals that most Canadians opt to pay off debt when granted a lump sum despite growing increasingly concerned about having to work longer to supplement retirement savings. Poll results show that nearly one-in-three Canadians planned to use their 2015 tax returns to pay down debt, while fewer than one-in-10 planned to use that money to save for retirement. Comment?
45 min ago | via Lake Cowichan Gazette
But insurance can also help you enhance and protect your family's wealth. Wealth creation - It's important to know that your family would be financially secure if you became unable to earn an income due to illness or disability, or if you passed away prematurely. Comment?
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