From Patch Chicago: Illinois residents are among those rushing out in droves to pre-pay their property tax bills before the new GOP tax plan — recently signed into law by President Donald Trump — takes effect in 2018. The new plan caps state and local tax deductions at $10,000, and many are hurrying to pay … More Last Chance to Delay Your Tax Increase
Haven’t made plans to ring in the new year? Check out Patch’s guide to Chicago events this Sunday here!
There are many unsubstantiated theories as to why home values are continuing to increase. From those who are worried that lending standards are again becoming too lenient (data shows this is untrue), to those who are concerned that prices are again approaching boom peaks because of “irrational exuberance” (this is also untrue as prices are not at peak … More Why are Home Prices Still Increasing?
Lincoln Park ZooLights runs until Jan. 7 and features many family-friendly events. Visitors are invited to wind their way through a labyrinth of 30,000 twinkling lights. Families can also celebrate New Year’s Eve at ZooLights, complete with party hats, horns and favors. Here are upcoming events at the Lincoln Park Zoo: BrewLights presented By Louis Glunz … More Your Lincoln Park ZooLights Primer