Market Stats

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Market Stats 2018-03-16T14:39:41+00:00

Illinois REALTORS® issues monthly housing market statistics reflecting median price and number of homes sold by Illinois, Chicagoland PMSA and county data.

Existing home sales

Illinois home prices increase in January; sales lower amid tight inventory

Illinois median home prices showed strong gains in January compared to previous-year levels while statewide home sales decreased during the same period, according to Illinois REALTORS®. Statewide home sales (including single-family homes and condominiums) in January 2018 totaled 8,156 homes [...]

December home sales fluctuate, but 2017 Illinois housing market outpaces previous year

Illinois ended the year in positive territory for both sales and median prices, but the data showed the housing market continued to be affected by a lack of available inventory, according to data released by Illinois REALTORS®. December showed a [...]

Monthly housing market reports

Dr. Geoffrey J.D. Hewings,

Director of the
Regional Economics
Applications Laboratory
at the University of Illinois

Illinois housing market forecasts

February 2018
1Q 2018
2018 Forecast

Illinois REALTORS® partners with the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (REAL) at the University of Illinois to provide a housing forecasting model based on Multiple Listing Service sales reported by participating local boards and associations. The REAL forecast links economic indicators with real estate trends and indicators for the state of Illinois as a whole and the Chicago PMSA and offers monthly, quarterly and annual outlooks.