Real Estate Roundup 8/28/17

Judge dismisses Illinois class action suit against Zillow over Zestimate home valuation tool
Kurt Schlosser www.geekwire.com

"A U.S. District Court judge in IL dismissed a proposed class action lawsuit against Zillow... in which the plaintiffs argued against the legality of the Zestimate, the...famed home valuation tool."

After $1M-plus makeover, 126-year-old mansion will become addiction treatment center
Jim Harger www.mlive.com

"...the Greens are preparing to open "The Sanford House at John Street for Men," a companion to the "Sanford House at Cherry Street for Women," an addiction center they opened in 2014..."

America's 20 Hottest Real Estate Markets for August 2017
Cicely Wedgeworth www.realtor.com

"Home prices remianed at seasonal and historical peaks, yet homes sold at a record pace in August, moving off the market 8% faster than last year..."