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Real Estate

Recent home sales, listings and foreclosures.
Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

It smells of urine, the windows are covered in paint and the yard has brown spots. Check the national register of meth labs before you buy.
Your New (and Noisy) Neighborhood at Night

Your New (and Noisy) Neighborhood at Night

Patch and Zillow Team up to bring you the latest real estate news and listings in your town.
Top 10 Towns For Mom-and-Pop Landlords

Top 10 Towns For Mom-and-Pop Landlords

Patch and Zillow team up to bring you the latest real estate news and listings in your town.
Plainfield Academy to Reopen Thursday

Plainfield Academy to Reopen Thursday

Small amounts of common mold found in five classrooms.
3 Reasons Fall is the Best Season to Buy or Sell a Home

3 Reasons Fall is the Best Season to Buy or Sell a Home

Patch and Zillow team up to bring you the latest real estate news and listings in your town.
The Ultimate Question: Rent or Buy?

The Ultimate Question: Rent or Buy?

Patch and Zillow Team up to bring you the latest real estate news and listings in your town.
July 2014 Home Sale Prices Up Almost 6 Percent Over 2013

July 2014 Home Sale Prices Up Almost 6 Percent Over 2013

Minooka, Lemont, Oswego, Yorkville and Naperville beat the suburban Chicago average sale price for July.
Local Homes for Sale in Plainfield

Local Homes for Sale in Plainfield

Looking for a new place? Check Patch's latest listings.
Americans Think This Purchase Is the Best Investment – Why They're Wrong

Americans Think This Purchase Is the Best Investment – Why They're Wrong

Are you doing the right thing with your real estate investments?
Plainfield Dentist Buys Eddy Curry's Mansion for Half What the NBA Star Paid

Plainfield Dentist Buys Eddy Curry's Mansion for Half What the NBA Star Paid

South suburban oral surgeon takes over mansion after foreclosure proceedings against the NBA player.
Plainfield Home Sales Up Slightly in January

Plainfield Home Sales Up Slightly in January

The Mainstreet Organization of Realtors tracks home sales, median sale prices.
December Home Sales Drop in Plainfield

December Home Sales Drop in Plainfield

The sale price also dropped slightly compared with a year ago, according to Mainstreet Organization of Realtors.
5 Easy Home Improvements For Renters

5 Easy Home Improvements For Renters

Simple ways to improve the look of your rental unit.
5 Predictions for the 2014 Real Estate Market

5 Predictions for the 2014 Real Estate Market

What real estate experts expect to see in 2014.
Living Large in Smaller Homes

Living Large in Smaller Homes

The answer to affordable housing lies in less space and more peace of mind.
5 Reasons Why Owning a Home Can Be a Real Drag

5 Reasons Why Owning a Home Can Be a Real Drag

A look at the drawbacks to owning a home.
How to Prevent and Deal With Frozen Pipes

How to Prevent and Deal With Frozen Pipes

A 1/8-inch crack in a pipe can leak up to 250 gallons of water a day, causing flooding, serious structural damage, and the immediate potential for mold.
5 Must-Have Real Estate Apps for Home Buyers

5 Must-Have Real Estate Apps for Home Buyers

If you are headed out to open houses this weekend, you may want to download a few apps first.
November Plainfield Home Sales Dropped 16 Percent From Last Year

November Plainfield Home Sales Dropped 16 Percent From Last Year

But the good news is that sale prices are up almost 10 percent compared to a year ago.
A Crash Course in Becoming an Airbnb Host

A Crash Course in Becoming an Airbnb Host

How to make a little extra cash by renting out your living space through Airbnb.