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New construction

New construction projects in Chicago since Thursday, February 14th, 2019

Chicago stats today
Thu, Feb. 21st, 2019

5 building permits posted
0 new construction permits posted
0 building violations posted
399 violation hearings to be held

Latest blog post Thursday, February 14, 2019

See who bought which properties in Cook County last year
by Steven Vance

You can now use Chicago Cityscape to browse and locate property transactions in Cook County. Currently we have all of the transactions that took place in 2017-2018; we’ll add more after we gather feedback from our users on how they want to see and use the data.

There were 86 properties transacted near the CTA’s Chicago Blue Line station in 2018.

Property transactions are subject to a Real Estate Transfer Tax, known as “stamp duty” in other places. The State...

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Permits pulled

New construction permits pulled in Chicago in the last 2 months since Friday, December 21st, 2018

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