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Rent Versus Buy In Chicago

Following are all UrbanTurf articles filed under Rent Versus Buy In Chicago, from most recent to least.

Buying Is More Affordable Than Renting with Rent-to-Own Programs

Buying Is More Affordable Than Renting with Rent-to-Own Programs

Don DeBat | April 17th 2012 | 2 Comments

If you are an apartment renter who just received that spring rent increase letter from your landlord, now may be the time to consider buying a home,... read »

Increasing Rents Could Be Good For Home Sales

Increasing Rents Could Be Good For Home Sales

Erin Calandriello | February 24th 2012

Rising rents may be irksome to many out there, but it could be good for home sales, Chicago Agent Magazine reported today. ... read »

The $20,000 Rental

The $20,000 Rental

Erin Calandriello | February 17th 2012

YoChicago reported today on a unit at the Olympia Centre that is on the market for the tidy rental rate of $20,000 a month. ... read »

Landlords Losing Out: Apartment Supply Catching Up With Demand

Landlords Losing Out: Apartment Supply Catching Up With Demand

Erin Calandriello | February 15th 2012

In 2012, landlords in Chicago will likely have a strong year, but next year could be a different story. ... read »

An Insider Perspective on Home Ownership

An Insider Perspective on Home Ownership

Erin Calandriello | January 30th 2012

The responsibility of owning a home is quite different than renting, so UrbanTurf spoke with several young homeowners who shared what home owning is... read »

The Rent Versus Buy Debate, Chicago Style

The Rent Versus Buy Debate, Chicago Style

Erin Calandriello | January 13th 2012 | 3 Comments

As home prices begin to reach their bottom and average rents in Chicago remain high, the rent-versus-buy question is becoming a more frequent topic... read »

Less to the Landlord: Rents Drop in Chicago by Four Percent

Less to the Landlord: Rents Drop in Chicago by Four Percent

Erin Calandriello | January 12th 2012

If you are currently looking to rent in Chicago, chances are that you'll be paying a little bit less than a few months ago. ... read »

NAR: Renting on the Rise

NAR: Renting on the Rise

Erin Calandriello | January 5th 2012

On his blog today, National Association of Realtors Chief Economist Lawrence Yun wrote about the growing trend of renters versus homeowners in the... read »

College Students Renting Out Mansions on the Cheap

College Students Renting Out Mansions on the Cheap

Erin Calandriello | December 19th 2011

Living in a mansion with cathedral ceilings and doing homework from jetted whirlpool tubs is becoming a reality for some college students. ... read »

Accidental Landlords, Location and Secondary Rooms: Housing Trends for 2012

Accidental Landlords, Location and Secondary Rooms: Housing Trends for 2012

Erin Calandriello | December 14th 2011

Real estate marketing consultant Taylor Johnson recently shared some of its housing market predictions for the upcoming year with UrbanTurf. ... read »

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