How a neighborhood's property is valued plays a key role in its housing market. Learn how appraisers in the Chicago area determine the value of a property, and try your hand at appraising a home yourself.
An architecture student piqued our interest in what options could give a new life to a long-closed neighborhood icon. Yeah, we’ll have experts weigh in, but we’d be remiss to miss your good ideas, too.
WBEZ analysis of test scores found few schools in the city enroll a full span of students. Low-scoring and high-scoring students attend completely different high schools. Others enroll a glut of average kids.