Real Estate in Chicago: Rent or Buy?

Time Out Chicago Issue 160

Should these folks rent or buy? That is the question that Time Out weighed in on this week in an issue dedicated to real life real estate issues. In the totally compelling lead feature, we get to know the juicy details on the Chicagoans who took part...ages, incomes, rent, bills...and then hear what the experts advise...

...for these potential first time buyers. Check out the full article here or pick up the info-filled hard copy. It's on newsstands now.

More good articles from the Time Out issue:

Fee Circus - a breakdown of the expenses associated with a buy

Sucker Punched: five not-so-smart mistakes - a first time buyers confession

Location, location, location: neighborhoods that are appreciating

More Real Estate on Apartment Therapy: Chicago:

Good Questions: Loft Saavy Realtors?

Question for Landlords: How to Determine the Rent?

A Peek Inside: Lincoln Park Home

A Peek Inside: Some Mod Real Estate

A Peek Inside: Vintage Chicago Apartment Goes Modern

Photos: Time Out Chicago