Will County

Illinois Building Blocks Program Expands

As a part of Governor Pat Quinn’s “Year of Homeownership” initiative, the Building Blocks program is expanding to include 10 additional communities. Now, even more low- to moderate-income households can benefit from up to $10,000 in down payment and closing cost assistance from the Illinois Housing Development Authority. In addition to Berwyn, Chicago Heights, Maywood, …

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Joliet: An Entertainment Hub

Located just Southwest of Chicago, Joliet is known as the fourth most largely populated city in Illinois and the most rapidly growing city in the entire Midwest. Established in the late 1800s and situated in Will County, the city spans a total area of 62.77 miles and extends into several different townships including Plainfield, Troy, …

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Illinois and Chicago Housing Markets Improve in February

According to new data from the Illinois Association of REALTORS®, Illinois home sales increase 16.2 percent and median prices increased 5.1 percent to $125,000 since the same time last year. In February, statewide home and condominium sales totaled 8,213, an increase of more than 1,100 from February 2012. This is the 19th straight month in …

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