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Chicago Real Estate Market Trends for 2018

June 26, 2018

Chicago Market Tends

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 May 2018 decreased by 11.74% compared to May 2017. The average selling price decreased by 0.14% to $971,629 and the average market time decreased by 20 days or 19.23 %. Homes sold for 97% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

May 2018

203

$971,629

97%

84

May 2017

230

$972,976

97%

104



Chicago Real Estate Sales – Attached Single Homes

The number of Chicago attached single homes selling in May 2018 decreased by 5.45% for the month when compared to May 2017. The average selling price increased 8.62% to $475,785 and the average market time increased 11 days or 22.45%. Homes sold for 99% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

May 2018

1,509

$475,785

99%

60

May 2017

1,596

$438,022

99%

49



Chicago Real Estate Sales – 2-4 Flats

The number of Chicago multi-family properties selling in May 2018 decreased 14.91% when compared to May 2017. The average selling price increased 6.65% to $619,672 and the average market time increased by 9 days or 17.31%. Homes sold for 98% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

May 2018

97

$619.672

98%

61

May 2017

114

$581,060

98%

52



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Chicago Home for Sale: 30 E Huron Street, Unit 1304

June 19, 2018

Chicago Home for Sale
30 E Huron Street, Unit 1304, Chicago, IL 60611

2 bedrooms | 1 bath | 900 square feet | Gold Coast
MLS# 09988753

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Welcome to Wonderful! Beautiful 2 bedroom corner condo in best Cathedral District location. Move in ready with new kitchen that has been opened to living room with breakfast bar, granite counter tops, white cabinetry, stone back splash and pantry. Wood floors, and stunning corner city views. Popcorn ceilings removed, in unit laundry. Large bedroom with three closets! Marble bath has large dressing vanity. Full amenity luxury building w/outdoor pool, sundeck, exercise rm, party rm, theater, business center, 24 hour door staff, cleaners/valet, on site management and engineer. High speed internet and cable included. Hallways were just redone, so the common areas are as nice as the unit. Great investor building. No rental cap and short term rentals (minimum 31 days) are allowed. Deeded garage parking space is an additional $20,000. Pet friendly building. Excellent Gold Coast location. Walk to grocery, shopping, restaurants, Northwestern Medical, red line el & lake. Don’t miss this one!

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Chicago Condo for Sale: 565 W Quincy Street, Unit 1602

June 4, 2018

Chicago Home for Sale
565 W Quincy Street, Unit 1602, Chicago, IL 60661

1 Bedroom | 1.5 baths | 735 square feet | West Loop
MLS# 09970773

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West Loop Wonderful! Beautiful 1 bedroom, 1.5 bath condo in the near West Loop! High floor with bright open city views. Unit has been freshly painted and has new bedroom carpet. FHA approved building. Hardwood floors, cherry cabinets, granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, large breakfast bar. Spacious master bedroom with double walk in closets. Huge master bath with separate shower, soaking tub, and double sink vanity. Powder room and balcony. Storage locker and heated garage space included. 1400 sqft Q Room with pool tables, foosball, darts, bowling alley, putting green, theater, fitness center, bar and lounge. 24 hour doorman and on site management and engineer. Perfect West Loop location. Walk to Union Station, Ogilvie, shopping, restaurants, green line el and blue line el. Don’t miss this one!

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Chicago Real Estate Market Trends for March 2018

April 29, 2018

Chicago Market TendsNeighborhoods 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 2018 decreased by 18.92% compared to March 2017. The average selling price decreased by 2.87% to $851,534 and the average market time decreased by 7 days or 5.04%. Homes sold for 97% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

Mar 2018

150

$851,534

97%

132

Mar 2017

185

$876,659

97%

139



Chicago Real Estate Sales – Attached Single Homes

The number of Chicago attached single homes selling in March 2018 decreased by 3.41% for the month when compared to March 2017. The average selling price increased 10.84% to $492,398 and the average market time rose 9 days or 11.69%. Homes sold for 99% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

Mar 2018

1,188

$492,398

99%

86

Mar 2017

1,230

$444,249

99%

77


Chicago Real Estate Sales – 2-4 Flats

The number of Chicago multi-family properties selling in March 2018 dropped 17.89% when compared to March 2017. The average selling price increased 2.92% to $637,863 and the average market time decreased by 3 days or 4.00%. Homes sold for 98% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

Mar 2018

78

$637,863

98%

72

Mar 2017

95

$619,779

97%

75



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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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Chicago Home for Sale: 5013 S King Drive, Unit 4E

March 22, 2018

Chicago Home for Sale
5013 S King Drive, Unit 4E, Chicago, IL 60615

3 bedrooms | 2 baths | 1,976 square feet | Bronzeville

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5013 South King Drive

Very Walkable

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Bronzeville Beauty! Immaculate three bedroom penthouse at Thymbria condos in south Bronzeville/Grand Boulevard. This bright, airy home is a showcase of style and comfort. Enter the huge foyer to an open, flowing, bright and airy living space. A gas fireplace and bay window are highlights of the large living room. The huge kitchen features cherry cabinets, granite counter tops, pantry closet, stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar island plus table space. The dining area is separate but open to both the living room and kitchen. The master bedroom is spacious and leads to a custom organized walk in closet and marble and granite master bath with double sink vanity and whirlpool tub. Two other large bedrooms have generous closet space. 10+’ ceilings, Brazilian cherry floors and custom window treatments throughout. In-unit laundry, a private balcony and secured parking included. Additional parking is available onsite for rent. Steps to the green line el & Washington Park.

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 IL 60657
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Chicago Real Estate Market Trends for January 2018

February 19, 2018

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 January 2018 increased by 9.09% compared to January 2017. The average selling price increased by 14.97% to $1,069,775 and the average market time increased by 30 days or 25.42%. Homes sold for 95% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

Jan 2018

108

$1,069,775

95%

148

Jan 2017

99

$930,508

94%

118


Chicago Real Estate Sales – Attached Single Homes

The number of Chicago attached single homes selling in January 2018 decreased by 10.49% for the month when compared to January 2017. The average selling price increased 2.97% to $487,577 and the average market time dropped by 8 days or 8.33%. Homes sold for 98% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

Jan 2018

589

$487,577

98%

88

Jan 2017

658

$473,526

98%

96


Chicago Real Estate Sales – 2-4 Flats

The number of Chicago multi-family properties selling in January 2018 jumped 13.73% when compared to January 2017. The average selling price increased 4.64% to $646,620 and the average market time dropped by 22 days or 24.72%. Homes sold for 96% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

Jan 2018

58

$646,620

96%

67

Jan 2017

51

$617,962

96%

89


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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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Chicago Land for Sale: 3422 N Damen Avenue

January 27, 2018

Chicago Lane for Sale
3422 N Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL 60618

MLS# 09841405

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3422 North Damen Avenue

Walker’s Paradise

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Attention Rehabbers and Builders. Totally residential block in great Roscoe Village location. Frame single family on the front and legal coach house on the rear. Single family needs total rehab or tear down. RS-3 zoning. 25 x 124 lot. Audubon School district. Drive by and then call for a showing.

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 IL 60657
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Chicago Home for Sale: 3422 N Damen Avenue

January 27, 2018

Chicago Home for Sale

3422  N Damen Avenue

6 bedrooms | 3.5 baths | Roscoe Village/Lakeview

MLS# 09841429

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3422 North Damen Avenue

Walker’s Paradise

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Super Roscoe Village/ Lakeview location on an all residential block. Victorian frame single family home in the front with legal coach house at the back of the lot. 25×124 lot. RS-3 zoning in Audubon School district. Front building needs total rehab or tear down. Rear coach house was recently rented and has GAFA/CA. Front building is three floors with no basement. Ground floor in-law apartment is not legal and may NOT be rented. Front building has floor space heaters, some bulls-eye woodwork and a bath on each floor. Please drive by and then schedule an interior showing. Daylight showings only.

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: 847 W Monroe Street, Unit 4A

January 17, 2018

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

3 bedrooms | 2 baths | 1,596 square feet | West Loop
MLS# 09833397

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847 West Monroe Street

Walker’s Paradise

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Just look at me now! Perfect West Loop location condo in elevator building has just been redone. Refinished hardwood floors throughout, fully repainted, new master bath, and new designer backsplash make this 3 bedroom, 2 bath West Loop condo the perfect home. 1596 square feet with huge, bright open great room. Gas fireplace, front and rear balconies, floor to ceiling windows. Granite, maple, stainless steel kitchen with huge breakfast bar. New marble master bath with double vanities. Extra-large master bedroom with double closets. In unit laundry/storage room. Full height storage locker and heated, deeded garage parking is included. Rear deck has gas, water & electric. Skinner School district. Directly across from Mary Bartleme Park. Flexicore construction. Professionally managed association with no litigation and no special assessments. Walk to blue line el, Randolph St restaurants, Greek Town, French Market, Whole Foods, Mariano’s, Union and Ogilvie Stations. No rental restrictions.

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 Real Estate Market Trends for December 2017

January 14, 2018

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 December 2017 increased by 8.33% compared to December 2016. The average selling price increased by 25.83% to $1,054,762 and the average market time increased by 18 days or 16.98%. Homes sold for 95% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

Dec 2017

151

$1,054,762

95%

124

Dec 2016

120

$973,683

96%

106


Chicago Real Estate Sales – Attached Single Homes

The number of Chicago attached single homes selling in December 2017 decreased by 7.53% for the month when compared to December 2016. The average selling price increased 14.17% to $508,002 and the average market time rose 2 days or 2.67%. Homes sold for 99% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

Dec 2017

835

$508,002

99%

77

Dec 2016

903

$444,941

98%

75


Chicago Real Estate Sales – 2-4 Flats

The number of Chicago multi-family properties selling in December 2017 dropped 11.39% when compared to December 2016. The average selling price increased 7.76% to $573,803 and the average market time decreased by 13 days or 17.57%. Homes sold for 97% of the listed price.

Date

Sold Listings

Average
Sold Price

SP:LP

Average
Market Time

Dec 2017

70

$573,803

97%

61

Dec 2016

79

$532,486

95%

74


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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
Toll Free: (866) 404-3585 Fax: (773) 938-1467  Send An Email

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