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New construction

New construction projects in Chicago since Monday, July 15th, 2019

Chicago stats today
Mon, Jul. 22nd, 2019

19 building permits posted
0 new construction permits posted
22 building violations posted
515 violation hearings to be held

Latest blog post Friday, July 19, 2019

Enhance your research with the latest property tax data
by Steven Vance

It’s that time of the year: Chicago Cityscape has integrated the most recent Cook County property tax data to include the 2018 tax bills and assessments. Annually we update our massive database of over 1.9 million parcels to include the most recent tax year, right after the second installment tax bill of the previous year is sent out. (It’s due August 1, by the way.)

This means those brokers, reporters, real estate developers, and even Chicago Ward offices, now have the latest comprehensive information about properties. Here’s how to access the data for an area.

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Permits pulled

New construction permits pulled in Chicago in the last 2 months since Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

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