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Is owning a house in Illinois a good investment?

Chief Economist from the Illinois Policy Institute Orphe Divounguy

The Annie Frey Show
September 19, 2018 - 4:45 pm
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The Illinois Policy Insitute released a report today showing that Illinois is one of three states where owning a home is a WORSE deal than it was before the housing bubble burst. 

Chief Economist from the Illinois Policy Institute Orphe Divounguy explains that while other states were reaping the benefits of low housing rates after the event, Illinois decided to hike up property taxes AND income taxes.

Read the report here: https://www.illinoispolicy.org/reports/house-hunters-how-high-taxes-hurt-home-investment-in-illinois/

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