October 2019 Chicago North Shore Market Update / Market Statistics

Down Payment Needed to Buy a Home

What Down Payment is Needed to Buy a Home? 62% of Buyers Are Wrong About Down Payment Requirements. According to the ‘2019 Home Buyer Report’ conducted by Nerdwallet, many first-time buyers still believe they need a 20% down payment to buy a home in today’s market:...

Why the 2008 Housing Crash will not reoccur

Everybody Calm Down! This Is NOT 2008 Last week realtor.com released the results of a survey that produced three major revelations: 53% of home purchasers (first-time and repeat buyers) currently in the market believe a recession will occur this year or next. 57%...