Archive for the 'Graceland West' Category

A Fan of Vintage Molding and Sunrooms? A 2-Bedroom at 4109 N. Greenview in Graceland West

This 2-bedroom top floor vintage unit at 4109 N. Greenview in the Graceland West neighborhood of Lakeview just came on the market. The building was constructed in 1901 and has 6 units. This unit still has many of its vintage features intact, including vintage wood moldings (unpainted!), a built-in hutch in the dining room and […]

Get a 3-Bedroom With Vintage Charm in Blaine for under $420,000: 4055 N. Greenview

This 3-bedroom at 4055 N. Greenview in Graceland West in Lakeview came on the market in August 2016. This is a vintage 6-flat building across from Lake View High School. This unit is on the second floor. It has some of its vintage features including a bay window, hardwood floors, moldings and transom windows. The […]

Graceland West 2/1 Sells for $108,500 Under the 2007 Price: 4017 N. Southport

We chattered about this 2-bedroom at 4017 N. Southport in the Graceland West neighborhood of Lakeview several times. See our July 2011 chatter here. In July, it had been reduced further and was listed at $205,000 but some of you thought it would sell for around $180,000. On the market for a year, it finally […]

If They Build It, You Will Buy It: 1466 W. Hutchinson in Graceland West

This 5-bedroom new construction single family home at 1466 W. Hutchinson in the Graceland West neighborhood of Lakeview has been on the market since February 2011. In that time, it has been reduced $282,000. The 4800 square foot house was built on an oversized 29×125 lot. It has some unique features including an elevator which […]

3-Bedroom Sells Again for $10K Over 2008 Price: 4055 N. Greenview in Graceland West

We last chattered about this 3-bedroom at 4055 N. Greenview in Graceland West in October 2010. See our prior chatter here. We first chattered about the unit when it was originally on the market in June 2007 and then sold in July 2008. It then came back on the market 2-years later, in February 2010, for $75,000 […]

This 2-Bedroom Is Now $11K Under the 2001 Price: 4017 N. Southport in Graceland West

This 2-bedroom at 4017 N. Southport in Graceland West (yes- debate the neighborhood name all you want- but that IS the historic name for this area) has been on the market since September 2010. In that time it has been reduced $50,000. It is now listed $72,000 under the 2007 purchase price but also $11,000 […]

2-Bedroom Top Floor Vintage Beauty in Graceland West: 1466 W. Warner

This 2-bedroom vintage unit at 1466 W. Warner in the Graceland West neighborhood of Lakeview was first listed for sale in January 2009. It was then withdrawn in November of 2009 but came back on the market last September at a reduced price. This top floor condo is now listed $45,000 under the 2005 purchase price. […]

Is No Garage a Deal Killer for a Single Family Home? 1472 W. Belle Plaine in Graceland West

This 4-bedroom Victorian house at 1472 W. Belle Plaine in the Graceland West neighborhood has been on (and off) the market since April 2007. Since July 2009, it has been reduced $100,500. The listing says the original wood trim has been restored. It also has a wood burning fire place. 3 out of the 4 […]

Trying to Sell a 3-Bedroom Unit 2-Years Later in Graceland West: 4055 N. Greenview

Having run this site for over 3 years, I am now seeing some properties come back on the market that we previously chattered about and which sold including this 3-bedroom vintage unit at 4055 N. Greenview in the Graceland West neighborhood (of Lakeview or Uptown?) Back in May 2008, the listing called this property “too good to […]

A Dining Room Fit for Parties Sells: 4110 N. Southport in Graceland West

We’ve chattered about this 2-bedroom Victorian vintage unit at 4110 N. Southport in Graceland West several times (and yes, we had a discussion about whether or not this is “Lakeview” or “Ravenswood” or “Graceland West”.) See our December 2009 chatter here. The unit had all the bells and whistles including central air and an in-unit […]