This weekend is the start of Chicago hosting the Nato Summit. While it may be good for some business owner’s, it has definitely shut down Chicago’s real estate business. In certain parts of the city, others are being hit by the restrictions on travel, but the real loss is in home sales.
The housing market has had its challenges and is finally on the way to recovery in Chicago, so this halt has agents on edge. With the recent surge of investor’s and buyer’s hitting the market, losing a valuable weekend of property showings and sales transactions is an unwelcomed challenge.
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