We Buy Houses in Illinois
When selling a house for cash, it’s important to sell to a company you can trust. Our property specialist, Jim Dow, took trust to a whole new level when he found nearly $10,000 in cash in a house he purchased and returned the money to the former homeowner. Jim truly embodies We Buy Ugly Houses® values of trust and integrity, and we’re pleased to see that this act of kindness isn’t going unnoticed, as you’ll see in this news clip.
Sell Your House Fast in Illinois
If you’ve been having trouble finding a buyer for your Illinois home, We Buy Ugly Houses® and HomeVestors can help. We’ve been buying houses all over Illinois and have helped over 100,000 owners nationwide sell their unwanted homes quickly and easily. HomeVestors is the #1 home buyer in Illinois for a good reason. We cover most, if not all, closing costs and get you paid in as few as 30 days, sometimes even faster. Our local We Buy Ugly Houses agents are ready to make an offer on your home no matter what condition it’s in. There’s no need for costly repairs or remodeling, we’ll buy your house as-is.
If you’ve been struggling to sell your home in Illinois for any reason, give us a call at 866-200-6475 for a no-obligation cash offer on your home or click on a location below to submit a contact form.
Illinois Housing Stats
With a population of nearly 13 million, according to the most recently available US Census Data, Illinois has a lot going on in the housing market across the state. At the start of 2020, the median home price was $205,051. Roughly half of homes fall into the $111K-333K brackets. In 2019, the yearly home value appreciation was 3.81.
In the start of 2020, we saw a slight uptick year over year in overall market sales with just under 1500 homes sold each month in January and February. The full year of 2019 was a soft year overall for homes sold in Illinois.
With only 13.1% of homes built in 2000 or after, lots of older homes are still around. Just over 20% were built in 1939 or before. Nearly 60% of domicile types were single-family homes, with duplexes coming in at 5.7% of the total.
Regarding home size, the leader was 3-bedrooms with 36.5% of all domiciles, followed by 2 bedrooms at 28.5%. Just under 20% had 4 bedrooms or more.
Some of the most popular cities in IL for real estate and growth are: Aurora, Chicago, Elgin, Naperville, Rockford, Springfield, and Waukegan.
(Stats courtesy of NeighborhoodScout)