October 20, 2021
Real Estate

Highest September Sales In 15 Years

Chicago’s home sales are still setting records despite the
pandemic effects

Well, it looks like the Chicago real estate market is still managing to eke out records despite all the effects of the pandemic speeding up and slowing down activity. The graph below shows all the monthly home sales history going back to 1997 along with all the September data points flagged in red. You can see how this September was up against a really strong September last year that blew away 2019. So, it’s actually quite impressive that we were able to beat last September by 2.1%. In fact, it might be more instructive to point out that this September beat 2019 by 34.2%.

But you won’t get this perspective when the Illinois Association of Realtors releases their numbers in a…

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