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Building permits Feb. 24, 2013

Listed are recent permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000. Permits are listed by applicant, location, description of the work and estimated cost.

CHAMPAIGN

Unique Homes, addition to Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church, 1310 N. Sixth St., $570,000.


Banks' settlement will mean $400,000 for UI clinic to help homeowners, tenants

CHAMPAIGN — A government settlement with five of the nation's largest banks over their role in the foreclosure crisis will fund a University of Illinois legal clinic that helps homeowners and tenants affected by foreclosure.

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan visited the UI on Tuesday to announce a $403,271 grant to the College of Law's Community Preservation Clinic.


Vermilion County seeing interest in leased housing

DANVILLE — In the last few years, local economic development officials at Vermilion Advantage have seen a trend among professionals moving to the area and preferring temporary housing options rather than buying.


Building permits Feb. 17, 2013

Listed are recent permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000. Permits are listed by applicant, location, description of the work and the estimated cost.

CHAMPAIGN

Pulda Construction, new pool and spa for Residence Inn by Marriott at 502 W. Marketview Drive, $83,600.


January is 12th straight month of rising home sales

CHAMPAIGN — Home sales in the Champaign County area were up in January for the 12th straight month, according to figures from the Champaign County Association of Realtors.

The association's Multiple Listing Service said 123 home sales were completed in January, up from 91 in January 2012.


Building permits Feb. 10, 2013

Listed are recent permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000.

Permits are listed by applicant, location, description of the work and the estimated cost.

CHAMPAIGN

Kennedy Builders, new single-family home at 4701 Sandcherry Drive, $365,000.


Business calendar Feb. 3, 2013

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Building permits Feb. 3, 2013

Listed are recent permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000.

Permits are listed by applicant, location, description of the work and the estimated cost.

CHAMPAIGN

Prairieview Park LLC, new Hyatt Place Hotel at 217 N. Neil St., $22,428,125.


Savoy panel backs final plat of Prairie Meadows Phase II

SAVOY — The planning commission is recommending approval to the village board of the final plat of Prairie Meadows Subdivision Phase II.


Building permits Jan. 27, 2013

Listed are recent permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000.

Permits are listed by applicant, location, description of work and the estimated cost.

CHAMPAIGN

Custom Facilities, new Ford City Ford-Lincoln dealership at 701 W. Marketview Drive, $7,208,337.