• Downtown sees rise in residents moving out, heading for suburbs or North Side neighborhoods

    7 days ago - By WGN TV

    CHICAGO -As the pandemic forces many Chicagoans to work from home, some are trading their small city condos for large suburban homes.
    Change of address forms show just how many are making a move in Illinois, with data from the U.S. Postal Service showing filings from March to September rose 10% over last year from 15,533 in 2019 to 17,210 in 2020.
    While the data gives some idea of how things have changed since Illinois' stay-at-home order on March 21, the numbers reflect just a slice of the trends since the USPS can only provide data from zip codes which received at least 10 filings due to...
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