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July 2015, Vol 5, No 7

The July 2015 issue of The Chicagoland Cooperator newspaper focuses on Budget & Finance

In this issue, you can read about Money Talks, Smoke Detectors and Sprinkler Systems, and Don't Raid The Cookie Jar

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

News Briefs

  • 7.25.15 Median Sale Price for Condos in Chicago Climbs to $324,000 The median sale price of a condo in the city was $324,000 in June, some 4.5 percent higher than a year ago, a new report finds. The single-family home median price was $226,000 in June of 2015, up 7.6 percent from June of 2014. [DNAinfo]
  • 7.20.15 You won't believe this over-the-top condo in a historic Lake Geneva mansion The 50-room mansion called Younglands, built in 1901 by Chicago retail and real estate magnate Otto Young, was one of Lake Geneva's most palatial summer "cottages," complete with 16 bedrooms, a rooftop miniature golf course and a bowling alley in the basement. [Crain's Chicago Business]
  • 7.13.15 Condo listed in Gold Coast's Patterson-McCormick mansion A three-bedroom condominium on two levels in the landmark Patterson-McCormick mansion was listed this week for $1.55 million. [Crain's Chicago Business]
  • 7.8.15 Condo smoking bans catch fire around Chicago A handful of Chicago condo buildings have recently decreed that smoking isn't allowed anywhere indoors—no ifs, ands or butts—even in a resident's own home, and several more buildings are considering similar prohibitions. [Crain's Chicago Business]
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