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According to a new report, 1,247 newly built homes were sold in the Chicago area during the first three months of 2017, a 20 percent increase from the first quarter last year.

Many younger adults are unaware of everything that factors into the price and costs of buying a house. Zillow’s new portal is here to help.

Bloomberg reports that Zillow…

This just may be the year that people step up and become homeowners. According to Realtor.com, more than half of home shoppers in 2017 will be purchasing their first home.

Last year, the median American home shopper on Zillow searched for a listing priced at $253,000. The median Chinese shopper, though, looked for a house that had a $572,000 price.

Rising interest rates toward the end of 2016 spurred buyers into locking in their mortgage rates. As CoreLogic reports, the market became so tight that the months of available housing…

Young adults can establish some stability in Brentwood, Mo., a town less than 10 miles from downtown St. Louis that has affordable homes, good schools, and short commutes.

According to…

In Seattle, the price of a single-family home was up 12.2 percent year-over-year in February, the largest jump in three years.

The Seattle Times reports that the market…

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