Category: News

Current Buyer & Seller Perks in the Housing Market

Today’s housing market is making a truly impressive turnaround, and it’s also setting up some outstanding opportunities for buyers and sellers. Whether you’re thinking of buying or selling a home this year, there are perks today that are rarely available, and definitely worth looking into. Here are the top two. The Biggest Perk for Buyers: Low Mortgage Rates The... More

Three of the Latest Reports Show Housing Market Is Strong

The residential real estate market is remaining resilient as Chicago and the rest of the country still struggles to beat the COVID-19 pandemic. Three separate reports recently revealed how the housing market is still showing growth. Here’s a look at each one. 1. Ivy Zelman’s Real Estate Broker Survey The survey explains that purchaser demand remains... More

Best Time to Sell? When Competition Is at an All-Time Low

In a recent survey of home sellers by Qualtrics, 87% of respondents said they were concerned their home won’t sell because of the pandemic and resulting economic recession. Of the respondents, 51% said they are “seriously worried.” That concern seems reasonable considering the current condition of the economy. The data, however, is showing that home purchasers are still... More

Are New Homes Going to Be Available to Buy This Year?

In today’s economy, everyone seems to be searching for signs that a recovery is coming soon. Many experts agree that it may actually already be in motion or will be starting by the 3rd quarter of this year. With the housing market positioned to lead the way out of this recession, builder confidence might be a bright spark that gets the... More

2020 Chicago Real Estate Market Updates

Although Real Estate has not stopped operating throughout the pandemic, now that the city is re-opening, things are really picking up. We wanted to give you a brief update on the state of the Chicago Real Estate Industry and fill you in on some of the new safety precautions we are taking to ensure we... More

Chicago Real Estate Update: Open Houses Are Back!

Although Real Estate has not slowed down during the pandemic, we have had to make some changes to the way we operate. One major change we’ve made is we’ve been hosting all Open Houses virtually via Facebook Live. However, now that the city of Chicago is slowly re-opening, we are able to host in-person Open Houses... More

5 Tips for Tackling Your Spring Cleaning

Now that we’ve all been sheltered in our homes for about a month, we wanted to check in and see how you are doing and make sure you are staying sane, staying healthy and staying busy. Remember, the team at IRPINO Real Estate is here for anything you might need from groceries to a virtual... More

5 Tips for Staying Productive When Working from Home

With the spread of coronavirus affecting all of us, most of us find ourselves having to adjust to working from home, maybe for the first time ever. Working from home can be a challenge. Your normal routine is thrown off. You might have kids or other family members at home that can make it difficult... More

Impact of the Coronavirus on the U.S. Housing Market

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) has caused massive global uncertainty, including a U.S. stock market correction no one could have seen coming. While much of the news has been about the effect on various markets, let’s also acknowledge the true impact it continues to have on lives and families around the world. With all this uncertainty, how do you... More

IRPINO Real Estate Receives a Recognition from Alignable Placing Us Among the Best Real Estate Agents in Chicago

IRPINO Real Estate in Chicago Recognized as “Highly Recommended” by Locals in Chicago A New Honor for Our Chicago Real Estate Brokerage With more than 4 million members, and millions of connections across more than 30,000 local communities, Alignable is the online network where small business owners across North America can get the industry answers... More

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