Articles tagged 'housing market'

Reports   December 18, 2018

Analyzing Neighborhoods with Intensifying and Emerging Housing Affordability Pressure

This analysis examines IHS’s updated displacement pressure maps and ways that market pressure may be changing in Chicago neighborhoods. The goal is to give neighborhood stakeholders a timely resource to understand shifting levels of market activity and highlight which areas in the City of Chicago may be experiencing increased displacement pressure.

Indicators and Data Tools   December 18, 2018

Mapping Displacement Pressure in Chicago, 2018

IHS’s Mapping Displacement Pressure in Chicago project supports ongoing and future public investment decisions by creating a leading indicator to identify neighborhoods where vulnerable populations may be experiencing affordability pressures and displacement risk from increased housing costs.

July 23, 2018

Englewood residents organize to take back their block

July 17, 2018

Can high-profile park projects, catalysts for development, play nice with neighboring communities?

July 9, 2018

Chicago Targets ‘Zombie Housing’ for Renewal, Block by Block

June 14, 2018

Good news for housing market: Fewer foreclosures and short sales

SOURCE: Crain's Chicago Business
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June 1, 2018

Spotlight: Illinois - Home Sales and Prices

SOURCE: Scotsman Guide Residential Edition
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June 1, 2018

Gentrification pushback: City could pay homeowners in hot areas not to sell

SOURCE: The Real Deal
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May 31, 2018

Renters Squeezed by Housing Costs Across Chicago and Suburbs

SOURCE: NBC Chicago
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May 10, 2018

Will going "small" put a dent in the affordability crisis?

Creative solutions to the housing affordability crisis are popping up all over the country. Micro-apartments—the Tiny Houses of apartment rentals—are at the forefront, but they aren’t the only ones. A Norwegian architect/engineer living in New York City is attaching apartment pods to the unused sides of tall buildings. A designer...