There is good news for the Chicago land as well as others across the country. Home prices in the Chicago metropolitan area rose for the June Index. The index is at the June 2002 level for the Chicago Metro area in the most recent Case-Shiller report. The Chicago-area housing recovery continues to be strong, with housing price up 7.3% compared with June 2012. All signs point to continued market recovery. If you are considering buying or selling real estate in the Chicago Land area you should call the service minded folks at Coldwell Banker Evanston Understanding Your Expectations and Exceeding them.