Monthly Archives: October 2012

MLS Monday

Closed sales in Elmhurst have risen an astonishing twelve percent in the past year. The number went from 429 to 483. This is another sign that the real estate market is bouncing back from the economic downturn.

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Saturday Catch-Up: Online Privacy

Trulia is an online IDX (Internet Data Exchange)  website that has been “live” for six years. Recently, however, Trulia has released information on foreclosed homes.  However, this differs from the normal business practices of a real estate IDX website because these homes are not for sale. The is this an invasion of privacy to homeowners? Is it their choice to put their home on the market?

 

MLS Monday

On the home front, contracts for Elmhurst have risen. Under contract homes in Elmhurst have raised exponentially from 446 to 527. It is an increase of 18% since October 2011.