A measure to dedicate tax increment financing funds to affordable housing was again delayed yesterday in the Chicago City Council.
The number of foreclosures in the Chicago metropolitan area in
December set a record as the highest of the year, according to Realty
That figure represents the population decrease between 2000 and 2009 in the number of black residents living in 17 Chicago community areas that hosted (or host today in a diminished capacity) traditional public housing buildings, according to a
A state law that went into effect at the beginning of the year will help members of the military avoid foreclosure.
Following the holiday season and a hold on foreclosures around the nation, dispossessions are expected to pick up in Illinois this month.
Foreclosures in Cook County were near record-highs last year, according to a report by the Chicago Sun-Times.
Home prices in the Chicago area continued their downward slide, dropping 2.0 percent from September to October.
Here's an early Christmas gift for Chicago housing advocates: Dr.
In recent years, housing battles in Chicago have mostly centered around the Chicago Housing Authority's Plan for Transformation, foreclosures, and legislative initiatives like the