Archive for the 'Sauganash' Category

Vacation at Home in this Tudor Mansion with a Pool and Sauna: 6087 N. Kirkwood in Sauganash

This 5-bedroom Tudor English manor at 6087 N. Kirkwood in Sauganash came on the market in March 2016. Built in 1937, it has many of its vintage features intact including cove moldings, custom millwork, historical lead glass windows, arched doorways and two wood burning stone fireplaces. It’s on an oversized corner lot measuring 72×125 which […]

Here’s What a New Construction SFH Looks like in Sauganash: 6028 N. Hiawatha

This 5-bedroom single family home at 6028 N. Hiawatha in Sauganash came on the market in March 2016. It’s new construction on a 104x140x64x54 lot. It has a rare 2-car front attached garage (like you would get in the suburbs.) 4 out of the 5 bedrooms are on the second floor with the 5th in […]

This Stately 3-Bedroom Georgian Reduces $174,100 in Sauganash: 6244 N. Kirkwood

We last chattered about this 3-bedroom Georgian at 6244 N. Kirkwood in Sauganash in January 2013. See our prior chatter here. At that time, it was listed at $829,000 which many of you thought was simply too high for a home that needed updating. Since that chatter, it has been reduced several times and is […]

Who’s Buying The Stately Homes Of Sauganash? A 3-Bedroom Georgian At 6244 N. Kirkwood

This 3-bedroom Georgian Lannon Stone at 6244 N. Kirkwood in the Sauganash neighborhood of Forest Glen has been on the market since July 2012. The listing says it’s located on one of the neighborhood’s signature “K” streets. Built in 1949, the house is on an oversized irregular lot measuring 109×128.9×73.2×124 and has a rare attached […]

A Renovated 4-Bedroom Arts & Crafts Beauty In Sauganash: 6030 N. Kilbourn

This 4-bedroom arts & crafts vintage bungalow at 6030 N. Kilbourn in the Sauganash neighborhood of Forest Glen came on the market in September 2012. It has been renovated with all new windows and skylights yet retains many of its vintage features such as stained glass palladian windows. Built in 1920 on an oversized 40×137 lot, […]

Looking In Sauganash? This 3-Bedroom Georgian Is Listed At $549,000: 6126 N. Kirkwood

This 3-bedroom Georgian-style single family home at 6126 N. Kirkwood in the Sauganash neighborhood of Forest Glen came on the market in August 2012. Built in 1936 on an oversized 50×124 lot, it has a 1-car front facing garage with a brick paver driveway. It doesn’t have much of its interior vintage character left but […]

The New Reality in Sauganash: 5-Bedroom Tudor Goes From List of $800K to Sale at $425K

Thanks to those who pointed out that this 5-bedroom tudor at 5919 N. Forest Glen in Sauganash had finally sold. I had been tracking it for awhile but it was taking forever to close so it slipped from my “watch” list. (It took 7 months to finally close.) We’ve chattered about this house several times over the […]

Sellers In Severe Pain? Those Who Bought in 2010: 6121 N. Forest Glen in Sauganash

It’s common wisdom that those who bought property during the boom and are now trying to sell it are usually in for financial pain when doing so. But what about those who bought after the bust? (and I’m not talking about flippers/renovators who bought beaten down properties.) This 4-bedroom English Tudor at 6121 N. Forest […]

From a List of $800,000 Now Down to $545,000: 5919 N. Forest Glen in Sauganash

We’ve chattered about this 5-bedroom tudor at 5919 N. Forest Glen in Sauganash several times over the past 6 months. See our July 2011 chatter here. In July, with the house listed at $675,000, the “possessed” homedelete thought this would never sell under $600,000. But he was wrong, as this house has been reduced further to […]

French Normandy Lannon Stone Castle Waiting for a Buyer: 5861 N. Forest Glen in Sauganash

This 3-bedroom “French Normandy lannon stone castle” at 5861 N. Forest Glen in the Sauganash neighborhood of Forest Glen has been on the market since January 2011. In that time, it has been reduced $80,000 to $699,000. Built in 1939 on an oversized Chicago lot measuring 60×266.4×71.61×227.4, it has an attached 2-car garage. The house […]