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March 2015, Vol 5, No 3

The March 2015 issue of The Chicagoland Cooperator newspaper focuses on Exterior Maintenance

In this issue, you can read about From The Outside In, A Clear View, Caring For Paved Surfaces,and Heavy Metal

Visit our archives to see other articles that were published in 2015.

News Briefs

  • 3.29.15 Amendment could address repair of condo windows and doors Most condominium declarations and bylaws classify unit windows and doors as limited common elements, and then state that unit owners are responsible for the costs of maintenance, repair and replacement of their limited common elements, including unit windows and doors. [Chicago Tribune]
  • 3.19.15 Downtown Chicago Condo Prices: Pinnacle Sales History Shows The Rebound Back in September Crain's ran a story about how downtown Chicago condo prices had returned to peak levels. Their conclusion was based upon data from a pretty reliable source: Appraisal Research Counselors, who looked at more than 65 different condo buildings in downtown Chicago. ARC pointed out that within 65 buildings prices per square foot were within 4.3% of their 2008 peak. I think they were looking at prices for the first half of 2014. []
  • 3.13.15 'That place went so cheap' The seller of a Gold Coast condominium said he was “disturbed” that the unit sold last week for the same he paid more than 11 years ago. [Crain's Chicago Business]
  • 3.7.15 This May Be the Craziest Penthouse for Sale in Chicago The duplex penthouse at 415 E. North Water Street, two buildings in from the Spire site, is heading to open market next week with a $12.9 million price tag. [Chicago Magazine]
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