Morning Minute: Welcome Spring! Before you start your home search, fine-tune your list of must-haves

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It’s officially spring and that means longer days, sunnier weather and the start of the busy home buying and selling season. If you are planning to buy a home this spring, go into the search prepared by knowing what you really want in your new home.

The HouseLogic article, “Must vs. Lust: What Do You Really Need in Your New Home?” can help you figure out the features that you really want and the ones you can live without. Start your list and happy house hunting!

In other headlines:

Top 10 Cities Where Downtown Is Making a Comeback (Hint: Chicago makes the list) – Realtor.com

NAR HOME Survey: Economic, Financial Optimism Surges; Renters Lukewarm About Buying – National Association of REALTORS®

The One Thing Everyone Should Do (but Never Does) Before Buying a House – Realtor.com

Key to Millennial homeownership: Education – HousingWire

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About Stephanie Sievers

Stephanie Sievers is Senior Editor for the Illinois Association of REALTORS®. She serves as Senior Editor for IAR publications including the Illinois REALTOR® magazine and all other IAR publications. She is responsible for developing content for the Illinois REALTOR® Weekly Connection e-newsletter, coordinates the IAR Twitter account content at ILREALTOR and plans and develops content for videos. She assists in developing and writing content for the IAR blog. She also is involved in researching and drafting news releases and coordinates the news media distribution database and newsclips reports for the Association. She also assists in IAR spokesperson training seminars and is involved in development of association briefing materials on issues. She assists with the housing statistics program and reports.

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