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21 Aug, 2013, 09:00 ET Illinois home sales and prices see double-digit gains in July; Statewide sales up 28.5 percent, median price jumps 14.2 percent

Illinois home sales surged 28.5 percent over previous-year levels in July and median prices increased 14.2 percent, according to the Illinois...


22 Jul, 2013, 09:00 ET Illinois Marks Two Years Of Sales Gains; Sales Surge 14.9 Percent With Strong Median Price Gains In June

Illinois home sales increased 14.9 percent over previous-year levels in June and median prices increased 9.7 percent, according to the Illinois...


20 Jun, 2013, 09:00 ET May home sales up 24.4 percent from a year ago; Statewide median price at $155,000

Illinois home sales increased 24.4 percent over previous-year levels in May and median prices increased 6.9 percent, according to the Illinois...


22 May, 2013, 09:00 ET April home sales up 25.3 percent from a year ago; Statewide median price at $145,900

Illinois home sales increased 25.3 percent over previous-year levels in April and median prices increased 7.7 percent, according to the Illinois...


22 Apr, 2013, 09:00 ET Illinois home prices post gains; sales continue double-digit increases in March

Illinois home sales increased 13.6 percent over previous-year levels in March and median prices increased 3.6 percent, according to the Illinois...


21 Mar, 2013, 09:00 ET February home sales in Illinois up 16.2 percent from a year ago; statewide median price marks sixth straight month of year-over-year gains

Illinois home sales increased 16.2 percent over previous-year levels in February and median prices increased 5.1 percent, according to the Illinois...


21 Feb, 2013, 09:00 ET Home sales, median prices increase in January; housing gains extend into new year

Illinois home sales increased 31.1 percent over previous-year levels in January and median prices increased 1.2 percent, according to the Illinois...


22 Jan, 2013, 09:00 ET Illinois sees home sales increases in December; 2012 notches 22.9 percent sales gain over 2011

 Illinois home sales increased 15.2 percent over previous-year levels in December and median prices increased 5.6 percent, according to the...


20 Dec, 2012, 09:00 ET Sales, median prices show gains in November in Illinois

Illinois home sales increased 30.6 percent over previous-year levels in November and median prices increased 7.7 percent, according to the Illinois...


19 Nov, 2012, 09:00 ET Sales, median prices show gains in October in Illinois

Illinois home sales soared 37.3 percent over previous-year levels in October and median prices increased 3.0 percent, according to the Illinois...


19 Oct, 2012, 09:00 ET Sales, median prices show gains in September in Illinois

Home sales increased 15.9 percent over previous-year levels in September, extending a run of more than a year of sales gains, according to the...


19 Sep, 2012, 09:00 ET August home sales in Illinois up 23.7 percent from a year ago; Statewide median price at $147,000

Home sales in the state rose 23.7 percent over previous year levels, part of a 14-month run of sales increases according to data released today by...


22 Aug, 2012, 09:00 ET July home sales in Illinois up 25.5 percent from a year ago; Statewide median price at $148,000

Home sales in the state surged 25.5 percent over previous year levels, with data released today by the Illinois Association of REALTORS®...


21 Jun, 2012, 09:00 ET May home sales in Illinois up 22.1 percent from a year ago; Chicago area ends 49 months of median price decreases

Home sales in Illinois recorded their best May performance since 2007, and year-over-year median sales prices moved into positive territory in the...


22 May, 2012, 09:00 ET April home sales in Illinois up 15.7% from a year ago; median prices stable across state

 Illinois home sales had their strongest showing in two years and statewide median prices remained steady for the second straight month, April...


19 Apr, 2012, 09:00 ET March Home Sales in Illinois Best in Four Years; Median Prices Show Signs of Stabilizing

Illinois home sales posted the best March sales numbers in four years, and median prices snapped a 20-month streak of price declines, data released...


21 Mar, 2012, 09:00 ET Illinois Sees 15.1 Percent Increase in Home Sales; Strongest February Sales Report Since 2008, Data Show

  Illinois recorded an eighth consecutive month of year-over-year increases in home sales, according to data released today by...


22 Feb, 2012, 09:00 ET Illinois Sees 16.1 Percent Increase in Home Sales; Strongest January Sales Report Since 2007, Data Show

Illinois Home sales in January were the strongest for the month since 2007, according to data released today by the Illinois Association of...


09 Feb, 2012, 09:00 ET Illinois Home Sales surge 14.8 percent in final quarter of 2011

According to the Illinois Association of REALTORS® fourth quarter 2011 report, Illinois home sales (single family and condominiums) totaled...


21 Dec, 2011, 09:00 ET Illinois Home Sales Up 14.2 Percent in November

 According to the Illinois Association of REALTORS® (IAR) latest report, statewide home sales (including single family and...


09 Nov, 2011, 09:00 ET Illinois 3Q11 Home Sales Up 19.9 Percent from a Year Ago

According to the Illinois Association of REALTORS® (IAR) third quarter 2011 report, Illinois home sales (which include single-family homes and...


20 Oct, 2011, 09:00 ET September Illinois Home Sales Up 13.5 Percent from a Year Ago

Statewide Median Price at $136,850 According to the Illinois Association of REALTORS® (IAR) latest report, statewide home sales (including...


21 Sep, 2011, 09:00 ET August Illinois Home Sales Up 25.9 Percent from a Year Ago

Statewide Median Price at $149,000 According to the Illinois Association of REALTORS® (IAR) latest report, statewide home sales (including...


18 Aug, 2011, 09:00 ET July Illinois Home Sales Up 18.4 Percent from a Year Ago

Statewide Median Price at $153,000 According to the Illinois Association of REALTORS® (IAR) latest report, statewide home sales (including...


10 Aug, 2011, 09:00 ET Illinois 2Q11 Housing Market Reflects Last Year's Final Tax Credit Push

According to the Illinois Association of REALTORS® (IAR) second quarter 2011 report, Illinois home sales (which include single-family homes...