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Chicago Real Estate Market Trends-May 2017

June 20, 2017

Market TrendsNeighborhoods included in these statistics are: Avondale, Albany Park, Edgewater, Irving Park, Lakeview, Lincoln Park, Lincoln Square, Logan Square, Loop, Near North Side, Near South Side, Near West Side, North Center, Uptown, West Town.

Chicago Real Estate Sales – Detached Single Homes

The number of Chicago detached single homes selling in May 2017 increased by 20.96% compared to May 2016. The average selling price increased by 8.37% to $964,462 and the average market time decreased by 1 day or 1.01 %. Homes sold for 97% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

May 2017

202

$964,462

97%

98

May 2016

167

$890,003

97%

99


Chicago Real Estate Sales – Attached Single Homes

The number of Chicago attached single homes selling in May 2017 increased by 2.57% for the month when compared to May 2016. The average selling price decreased 0.59% to $453,376 and the average market time decreased 10 days or 16.67%. Homes sold for 99% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

May 2017

1,319

$453,376

99%

50

May 2016

1,286

$456,072

99%

60


Chicago Real Estate Sales – 2-4 Flats

The number of Chicago multi-family properties selling in May 2017 increased 25.00% when compared to May 2016. The average selling price decreased 3.67% to $542,829 and the average market time increased by 5 days or 10.42%. Homes sold for 99% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

May 2017

100

$542,829

99%

53

May 2016

80

$564,491

99%

48


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Chicago Condo for Sale: 847 W Monroe St, Unit 4A

June 11, 2017

847 W Monroe St, Unit 4A

Chicago Condo for Sale
847 W Monroe Street, Unit 4A Chicago, IL 60607

3 bedrooms | 2 baths | 1,596 square feet | West Loop
MLS #09654345

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847 West Monroe Street

Walker’s Paradise

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Best value in the West Loop. Almost 1600 sqft of bright & beautiful living with quiet concrete construction with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, deeded garage parking & 2 private decks. Lavish open floor plan highlighted with inlaid hardwood floors, floor to ceiling windows, gas fireplace & front balcony. Full dining room space. Granite counter tops, long breakfast bar & stainless steel appliances. Master bedroom features a marble bath with separate shower. Huge rear deck with water, gas & electric. Bright 2nd bedroom opens to deck & a glass door leads to the 3rd bdrm. In unit laundry/storage rm & assigned full sized storage locker. Elevator building is professionally managed, welcomes pets & is perfectly located in the West Loop. Skinner School district and Mary Bartleme Park is around the corner & few blocks to the blue line el, Randolph St restaurants, Greek Town, French Market, Whole Foods, Marianos, Union and Ogilvie Stations. Deeded, heated garage parking included.

MAKING A POSITIVE DIFFERENCE IN PEOPLE’S LIVES.

Karen Breen Elia & Louis M. Elia, REALTORS®, are brokers for homes, condos, and multi-unit properties on Chicago’s North Side.

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Chicago Real Estate Market Trends-April 2017

May 26, 2017

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Chicago Real Estate Market Trends for April 2017

Neighborhoods included in these statistics are: Avondale, Albany Park, Edgewater, Irving Park, Lakeview, Lincoln Park, Lincoln Square, Logan Square, Loop, Near North Side, Near South Side, Near West Side, North Center, Uptown, West Town.

Chicago Real Estate Sales – Detached Single Homes

The number of Chicago detached single homes selling in April 2017 increased by 4.62% compared to April 2016. The average selling price decreased by 2.15% to $935,019 and the average market time increased by 7 days or 6.03 %. Homes sold for 97% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

April 2017

181

$935,019

97%

123

April 2016

173

$955,518

96%

116


Chicago Real Estate Sales – Attached Single Homes

The number of Chicago attached single homes selling in April 2017 increased by 3.19% for the month when compared to April 2016. The average selling price increased 1.77 to $446,365 and the average market time decreased 6 days or 8.70%. Homes sold for 99% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

April 2017

1,365

$446,365

99%

63

April 2016

1,410

$438,610

97%

69


Chicago Real Estate Sales – 2-4 Flats

The number of Chicago multi-family properties selling in April 2017 decreased 4.65% when compared to April 2016. The average selling price increased 16.38% to $604,670 and the average market time increased by 5 days or 7.58%. Homes sold for 96% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

April 2017

82

$604,670

96%

71

April 2016

86

$519,561

97%

66


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Karen Breen Elia & Louis M. Elia, REALTORS®, are brokers for homes, condos, and multi-unit properties on Chicago’s North Side.

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2951 North Lincoln Avenue
Chicago IL 60657
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Chicago Condo for Sale: 847 W Monroe Street, Unit 4a

May 9, 2017

Chicago Condo for Sale
847 W Monroe Street, Unit 4A Chicago, IL 60607

3 bedrooms | 2 baths | 1,596 square feet | West Loop
MLS #09619570

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847 West Monroe Street

Walker’s Paradise

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Learn more about Chicago

Big and beautiful in a prime West Loop location. 4th floor loft condo featuring almost 1600 sqft of quiet concrete construction with 3 bedrms, 2 bths, deeded garage parking & 2 private outside spaces. Lavish open floor plan highlighted with inlaid hardwood floors, floor to ceiling windows, gas fireplace & front balcony affords plenty of dining room space. Granite counter tops, long breakfast bar & stainless steel appliances. Master bedroom features a marble bath & double closets & leads to spacious rear deck with gas line, water & electric. 2nd bedroom also opens to large deck & a glass door leads to the 3rd bdrm. In unit laundry/storage rm & assigned full sized storage locker. Elevator building is professionally managed, welcomes pets & is perfectly located in the West Loop. Skinner School district and Mary Bartleme Park is around the corner & few blocks to the blue line el, Randolph St restaurants, Greek Town, French Market, Whole Foods, Marianos, Union and Ogilvie Stations.

MAKING A POSITIVE DIFFERENCE IN PEOPLE’S LIVES.

Karen Breen Elia & Louis M. Elia, REALTORS®, are brokers for homes, condos, and multi-unit properties on Chicago’s North Side.

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2951 North Lincoln Avenue
Chicago IL 60657
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Chicago Home for Sale: 114 N Halsted St, Unit 3

May 9, 2017

114 N Halsted, Unit 3

Chicago Home for Sale
114 N Halsted Street, Unit 3 Chicago, IL 60661

3 bedrooms | 2 baths | 1,500 square feet | West Loop
MLS #09619392

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114 North Halsted Street

Walker’s Paradise

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West Loop Wonderful! Sleek and sophisticated 1,500 square feet, 3 bedroom, 2 bath recently built condos with east city skyline views. Huge great room with floor to high ceiling windows, full dining room space, KitchenAid Architect appliances & walnut cabinetry. Master bedroom with large, walk-in closet opens to rear balcony. Master bath features large steam shower, whirlpool tub, double sink vanity, Italian porcelain and mosaic tile. All hardwood floors throughout which were just refinished and unit is freshly painted. Fully organized closets. Parking is included. Walk to el stops, Metra, Randolph St restaurants, Marianos, Whole Foods & all area attractions. Low HOA fees make this a great value.

MAKING A POSITIVE DIFFERENCE IN PEOPLE’S LIVES.

Karen Breen Elia & Louis M. Elia, REALTORS®, are brokers for homes, condos, and multi-unit properties on Chicago’s North Side.

ChicagoCityHomes, RE/MAX Exclusive Properties
2951 North Lincoln Avenue
Chicago IL 60657
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Chicago Home for Sale: 2143 N Nordica Avenue

May 5, 2017

2143 N Nordica Ave

Chicago Home for Sale
2143 N Nordica Avenue Chicago, IL 60707

6 bedrooms | 2.5 bathrooms | 3,034 square feet | Galewood
MLS# 09615824

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2143 North Nordica Avenue

Somewhat Walkable

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Enchanting Arts & Crafts American Foursquare on a huge 100 x 200 lot in a prime Galewood location. Beautiful vintage features include 3 stained glass windows, carved newel post, stained glass light & elegant staircase, expansive built-in hutch, double french doors, & natural woodwork. Open floor plan flows beautifully throughout the main level. Living room with wbfp, huge mantle & built-in bookcases opens to spacious dining room. First floor family rm surrounded by architectural casement windows. Main level bedrm/office w/original Murphy bed. Kitchen w/butlers pantry, new granite counter tops, tile back splash & breakfast bar. 2nd flr with four large bedrooms (2 walk in closets) & marble bath w/separate shower. Lower level has large rec room, 6th bdrm, full bath and laundry rm. Huge rear deck leads to yard with basketball court, garden & 2.5 car garage. This is a special home w/only 2 previous owners. Adjacent 50 x 200 lot does not have to be included in the sale. Broker Owned

MAKING A POSITIVE DIFFERENCE IN PEOPLE’S LIVES.

Karen Breen Elia & Louis M. Elia, REALTORS®, are brokers for homes, condos, and multi-unit properties on Chicago’s North Side.

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2951 North Lincoln Avenue
Chicago IL 60657
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Chicago Real Estate Market Trends-March 2017

April 20, 2017

Chicago Real Estate Market Trends for March 2017

Neighborhoods included in these statistics are: Avondale, Albany Park, Edgewater, Irving Park, Lakeview, Lincoln Park, Lincoln Square, Logan Square, Loop, Near North Side, Near South Side, Near West Side, North Center, Uptown, West Town.

Chicago Real Estate Sales – Detached Single Homes

The number of Chicago detached single homes selling in March 2017 increased by 14.38% compared to March 2016. The average selling price decreased by 1.88% to $872,961 and the average market time increased by 28 days or 25.45 %. Homes sold for 97% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

March 2017

183

$872,961

97%

138

March 2016

160

$889,681

95%

110


Chicago Real Estate Sales – Attached Single Homes

The number of Chicago attached single homes selling in March 2017 increased by 17.84% for the month when compared to March 2016. The average selling price increased 8.35% to $443,650 and the average market time decreased 15 days or 16.48%. Homes sold for 99% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

March 2017

1,222

$443,650

99%

76

March 2016

1,037

$409,449

98%

91

Chicago Real Estate Sales – 2-4 Flats

The number of Chicago multi-family properties selling in March 2017 increased 25.33% when compared to March 2016. The average selling price increased 14.76% to $615,681 and the average market time decreased by 31 days or 28.977%. Homes sold for 97% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

March 2017

94

$615,681

97%

76

March 2016

75

$536,490

97%

107


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Information courtesy of Chicago Realtor Karen Breen Elia.

MAKING A POSITIVE DIFFERENCE IN PEOPLE’S LIVES.

Karen Breen Elia & Louis M. Elia, REALTORS®, are brokers for homes, condos, and multi-unit properties on Chicago’s North Side.

ChicagoCityHomes, RE/MAX Exclusive Properties
2951 North Lincoln Avenue
Chicago IL 60657
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Chicago Condo for Sale: 2608 W Leland Ave, Unit 1

April 9, 2017

2608 W Leland Ave, Unit 1

Chicago Condo for Sale
2608 W Leland Ave, Unit 1, Chicago, IL 60625

3 bedrooms | 2 baths | Ravenswood
MLS# 09588247

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2608 West Leland Avenue

Walker’s Paradise

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Just steps to Ravenswood Crossing and Lincoln Square and located in the coveted Waters School District, this spacious, three bedroom, two bath duplex feels like home! Open floor plan on main level is great for entertaining. Sleek kitchen with breakfast bar, stainless steel appliances, including upgraded double oven/range and granite counter tops opens to a private deck. Separate dining area and bright living room with gas fireplace and a southern exposure. Full bath and one bedroom on main level. Two large bedrooms and a full bath on the lower level. Separate laundry room and storage as well. Fully organized closets, Cat5 wiring throughout and surround sound in master bedroom (currently used as a family room). There’s a lovely common fenced yard and patio. Recent improvements include new hot water heater (2016); stove (2015); washer/dryer (2014) and building improvements: tuck-pointing (2016); drain tiles (2015); roof (2013). Professionally managed association.

MAKING A POSITIVE DIFFERENCE IN PEOPLE’S LIVES.

Karen Breen Elia & Louis M. Elia, REALTORS®, are brokers for homes, condos, and multi-unit properties on Chicago’s North Side.

ChicagoCityHomes, RE/MAX Exclusive Properties
2951 North Lincoln Avenue
Chicago IL 60657
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Chicago Lot for Sale: 2141 N Nordica Avenue

April 7, 2017

2141 N Nordica Ave

Chicago Lot for Sale
2141 N Nordica Avenue, Chicago, IL 60707

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2141 North Nordica Avenue

Somewhat Walkable

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50 x 200 lot in prime Galewood location. Property can be purchased with adjacent single family home at 2143 N Nordica MLS #09584372. Offers on the lot will be held until the sale of the single family home. Agent owned.

MAKING A POSITIVE DIFFERENCE IN PEOPLE’S LIVES.

Karen Breen Elia & Louis M. Elia, REALTORS®, are brokers for homes, condos, and multi-unit properties on Chicago’s North Side.

ChicagoCityHomes, RE/MAX Exclusive Properties
2951 North Lincoln Avenue
Chicago IL 60657
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Chicago Home for Sale: 2143 N Nordica Ave Chicago, IL 60707

April 7, 2017

2143 N Nordica Ave

Chicago Home for Sale
2143 N Nordica Avenue Chicago, IL 60707

6 bedrooms | 2.5 bathrooms | 2,084 square feet | Galewood
MLS# 09584372

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Enchanting Arts & Crafts American Foursquare on a huge lot in a prime Galewood location. Beautiful vintage features include 3 stained glass windows, intricately carved newel post and elegant staircase, expansive built-in hutch, double french doors, & natural woodwork. Open floor plan flows beautifully throughout the main level. Living room with wood burning fire place, huge mantle & built-in bookcases opens to spacious dining room. First floor family room surrounded by architectural casement windows. Main level bedroom/office w/original Murphy bed. Kitchen w/butlers pantry, new granite counter tops, tile backsplash & breakfast bar. 2nd floor with four large bedrooms (2 walk in closets) & marble bath with separate shower. Lower level has large rec room, 6th bedroom, full bath and laundry room. Huge rear deck leads to yard with basketball court, garden & 2.5 car garage. Adjacent 50 x 200 lot available. MLS # 09584377 This is a special home w/only 2 previous owners. Prepare to fall in love!

MAKING A POSITIVE DIFFERENCE IN PEOPLE’S LIVES.

Karen Breen Elia & Louis M. Elia, REALTORS®, are brokers for homes, condos, and multi-unit properties on Chicago’s North Side.

ChicagoCityHomes, RE/MAX Exclusive Properties
2951 North Lincoln Avenue
Chicago IL 60657
Toll Free: (866) 404-3585 Fax: (773) 938-1467 
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