WBEZ | homes http://www.wbez.org/tags/homes Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Morning Shift: What's next for immigration reform? http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-07-15/morning-shift-whats-next-immigration-reform-108050 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Immigration-Flickr-757Live.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>U.S. Senator and &quot;Gang of Eight&quot; member Dick Durbin explains what&#39;s needed next for immigration reform to get through Congress. And, does a presence at Taste of Chicago prove to be a good move for restaurants? We check in with an eatery after their first year at the fest.</p><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-25.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-25" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: What's next for immigration reform?" on Storify</a>]</noscript></p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 08:28:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-07-15/morning-shift-whats-next-immigration-reform-108050 Morning Shift: Maxim's gets a makeover http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-07-08/morning-shift-maxims-gets-makeover-107965 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Maxims-Flickr-cityofchicago.org_.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We discuss restauranteur Brandan Sodikoff&#39;s plans to re-open Maxim&#39;s, a historical Chicago landmark. And Chicago magazine&#39;s Dennis Rodkin answers your questions on buying and selling a home in today&#39;s market.</p><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-22.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-22" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Maxim's gets a makeover" on Storify</a>]</noscript></p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 08:31:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-07-08/morning-shift-maxims-gets-makeover-107965 A look at this century's Chicago bungalow http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/look-centurys-chicago-bungalow <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/bungalows 2.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>One of the most iconic residential homes in Chicago is the bungalow. Most of the detached, low-rise, single-family homes were built between 1910 and 1940 and the bungalow is the most common type of building in Chicago. Today, they&rsquo;re still an accessible first home for many.</p><p>But in recent decades the housing landscape of Chicago has undergone dramatic changes. So what is the bungalow&rsquo;s baby sister? Its 21st century equivalent so to speak?</p><p>To find out &quot;Eight Forty-Eight&quot; spoke to Chicago magazine real estate reporter&nbsp;<a href="http://www.chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazine/Deal-Estate/" target="_blank">Dennis Rodkin</a>.</p></p> Mon, 13 Dec 2010 14:19:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/look-centurys-chicago-bungalow