Category: Real Estate

Crain’s: Maywood Among Suburbs Where Homes Sold Fastest In 1st Quarter Of 2018

Thursday, April 26, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A fully rehabbed home at 117 S. 10th Ave. in Maywood that’s on the market. | Caldwell Banker 

During the first quarter of 2018, homes sold faster in Maywood than most other Chicago suburbs, according to a recent Crain’s Chicago Business analysis of data provided by Midwest Real Estate Data and the Chicago Association of Realtors. 

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As Homes Built By Bellwood Sell Out, Village Officials Look To Build More

Saturday, April 21, 2018 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews || Updated: 8:18 p.m.

Featured image: Homes located inside of Randolph Estates, the latest housing development built by the village of Bellwood. | VFP 

During an April 18 regular meeting, the Bellwood Board of Trustees signed off on bids for the construction of two single-family homes near Englewood Avenue and Butterfield Road, which are part of Englewood Estates.

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Maywood Officials: Village Should Take Over And Clean Up ‘Nuisance’ Property

Thursday, April 19, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The multiunit building on 5th Ave. and Quincy in Maywood that village board members unanimously deemed a public nuisance. | Google Earth 

A multiunit apartment building at the corner of 5th Ave. and Quincy St. in Maywood is in the crosshairs of village officials who have deemed it a “chronic public nuisance.”

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More Than 1K Properties In Proviso On County’s Delinquent Property List

Sunday, March 11, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

The Cook County treasurer’s office recently released a list of properties with delinquent property taxes. Interested investors will have an opportunity to buy those unpaid taxes from property owners at an auction in May.

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Developer Eyes Vacant Lots In Maywood, Bellwood To Build Housing For Disabled

Thursday, February 22, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A street view perspective of a proposed multiunit housing development that IFF wants to build in Maywood and surrounding suburbs. | IFF 

A real estate developer is interested in buying up abandoned and foreclosed buildings, and vacant lots, in Maywood, Bellwood, Berwyn and Forest Park in order to build 16 multiunit rental housing developments tailored for disabled tenants.

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Triton College Purchases Former Driving Range Property In Melrose Park

Sunday, December 31, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured: The entrance to the former Golfland driving range, which was recently purchased by Triton for $3.6 million. | Flickr/Katherine of Chicago 

A former golf practice range in Melrose Park is now part of Triton College after the college’s Board of Trustees unanimously agreed to purchase the land in November for $3.6 million.

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Maywood, Renewing Interest in Acquiring Property, Looks at Bushwood

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The Bushwood Golf Practice Center and Driving Range. | rentalroost.com 

The village of Maywood recently hit the refresh button on attempts to acquire an abandoned Roosevelt Road auto dealership and the former Bushwood Golf Practice Center and Driving Range on Madison St. for redevelopment purposes.

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