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Buying or Renting? Here’s What You Should Do

Buying or Renting? Here’s What You Should Do

There’s a new misconception. For a while, many people thought they would be saving money by renting instead of purchasing a home with a mortgage. However, today that’s not true. Buying a home is now 33.1% cheaper than renting a property in the United States! You can...
Common Wishlist Items Among Millennial Homebuyers

Common Wishlist Items Among Millennial Homebuyers

The home market is not what it used to be. As the millennial generation increasingly becomes the largest generation of living humans, research finds that they aren’t buying houses like their predecessors of Gen X and Gen Y. This can be due to a vast amount of reasons;...
Real Estate: Millennial Homebuyers in 2017

Real Estate: Millennial Homebuyers in 2017

In the past few years there has been some speculation and more concrete talk as to why Millennials are not buying homes at the same rate as their predecessors have. Not to mention that Millennials tend to look for homes in or around cities, which often are higher in...
How the Greater Chicago Depository Continues to Change Lives

How the Greater Chicago Depository Continues to Change Lives

This past holiday season, the Greater Chicago Depository delivered over 16,000 pounds of produce and food to homes within the city and surrounding suburbs. Believe or not, this amount of food was given to around 300 families to spread some holiday cheer to households...
3 Effective Corporate Philanthropy Tips

3 Effective Corporate Philanthropy Tips

While corporate philanthropy provides a new, more meaningful layer to any business, many companies have trouble crafting a single focus message to both their employees and the community in which they operate. Effectively making a difference in the community with the...
How to Move Out of Your Home

How to Move Out of Your Home

The first step in the process of successfully figuring out the when to move out after your home is sold is to create a logical plan laying out a foundational timeline. It is important to keep in mind once the paperwork is signed at closing, you are no longer own the...
Greater Chicago Food Depository’s 31st Annual Hunger Walk

Greater Chicago Food Depository’s 31st Annual Hunger Walk

As hundreds of thousands of Chicagoans everyday face the threat of hunger, the Greater Chicago Food Depository’s primary mission is to not only holistically address this issue across the city, but to also collaboratively work with public schools, individuals and other...