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Recent Real Estate News
Chicago area sees most home sales since 2006
RE/MAX’s annual report showed the Chicago area saw its highest level of home sales since 2006. However, despite the increase, the city continues to struggle with low levels of housing inventory.Clayton Homes announces launch of new home delivery division
Clayton Homes, a Berkshire Hathaway company, opened a new division of its company and will now be transporting its own manufactured houses. It announced it will use the new division to take more control over its homes on the road. Here’s more on the new division, and the training the new drivers will receive.Capital Economics: Trump’s wall will constrain housing starts
President-elect Donald Trump’s plan to build a wall between the U.S. and Mexico could create more competition in an already tight labor force. The construction labor market could see even more tightening, and constrain housing starts over the next couple years if Congress approves funding for the wall.Contaminated military housing could be causing leukemia
Contamination under a military base in South Carolina lead some military moms to believe it could be the cause for their children’s cancer. At least 11 families near the base have children battling leukemia, but are the military’s efforts to fix it too little too late?Another Texas city sees record-setting year in 2016
Another city in Texas saw a record-setting year for 2016 with its rising home prices, low housing inventory and high demand. While not on national top 10 lists for booming markets, San Antonio could very soon follow in the footsteps of its neighboring cities as markets in Texas continue to heat up.Top 10 cities with homes most threatened by heavy winds
Even without a tornado or hurricane, high speed winds can cause significant damage to homes. Because of this risk, homeowners in areas more prone to high wind speeds can sometimes see a decrease in their home’s value or even major property damage during storms. CoreLogic’s most recent report ranks the top 10 cities that are most at risk to wind damage.Airbnb cashes in on Super Bowl LI
The Super Bowl is almost here and Airbnb users in Houston are capitalizing on the hype. Listings that could go for $100 to $300 the weekend before suddenly jump to nightly prices in the thousands. These photos show the change in price that one weekend can bring.Higher mortgage rates will hit hardest in these 5 counties
Interest rates are a hot topic as experts speculate over how many times the Fed will raise rates in 2017. While some in the mortgage industry may benefit from the increasing rates, new homeowners may be looking at higher monthly payments. Here are the counties that will be most affected by the changing rates.Arizona police arrest, charge suspect with murder of Realtor Sidney Cranston
Shortly after discovering the remains of Arizona Realtor Sidney Cranston Jr., 40, who went missing nearly 18 months ago while showing a property, the police arrested a suspect and charged him with murder in the death of Cranston. The suspect is a friend who managed Cranston’s rental properties and owed him money.Steve Mnuchin, Trump Treasury pick, to face Senate on Jan. 19
On Friday, the Senate Committee on Finance announced that the confirmation hearing for Steve Mnuchin, the Trump administration’s choice to lead the Department of the Treasury, will take place on Thursday, Jan. 19. The Democrats are expected to grill Mnuchin for his time with OneWest Bank, which was accused of redlining and illegal foreclosure activities under his leadership.