Category: Housing

Broadview Looking to Build Affordable Housing for Seniors, Veterans

Sunday, July 29, 2018 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews 

Featured: A vacant lot on 17th Avenue in Broadview, which the village hopes is the future site of affordable housing for seniors and veterans. | Google Maps 

During a regular meeting on July 16, the village of Boardview’s Board of Trustees voted unanimously to contract Northbrook-based Ross Real Estate Services Inc. to look into the feasibility of building affordable housing development geared toward seniors and veterans on village-owned vacant lots on the east side of 17th Avenue, south of Filmore Street.

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Maywood Makes Crain’s List Of 31 ‘Hottest’ Suburban House Markets

Thursday, July 19, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews  

Featured image: A home at 1408 S. 12th Ave. in Maywood. | Coldwell Banker 

Maywood’s housing market is hot, according to a recent Crain’s Chicago Business analysis.

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Maywood’s Tax Rate Dropped Sharply, So Expect Big Savings, Manager Says

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

During a July 17 regular board meeting, Maywood Village Manager Willie Norfleet said that, due to a significant increase in the village’s equalized assessed value (EAV), the tax rate will drop sharply this year.

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