Archive for the 'Single family homes' Category

Is Schorsch Village Chicago’s Next Hot Neighborhood? 3220 N. New England in Dunning

This 4-bedroom single family home at 3220 N. New England in the Schorsch Village neighborhood of Dunning came on the market in November 2017. Schorsch Village is a west side neighborhood of single family homes built from the late 1920s to the 1950s. The homes built in the 1930s and 1940s were mostly English bungalows […]

What Will Happen to $10 Million+ Single Family Homes in 2018? 924 N. Clark in the Gold Coast

This 6-bedroom home at 924 N. Clark in the Gold Coast has been on and off the market since April 2015. (Sorry- I don’t have a good picture of this house.) It’s been written up by the media because at one point in 2015 it was listed for $15 million, which puts it among the […]

Looking For a Buyer Since 2012: A 5-Bedroom SFH at 1652 N. Bell in Bucktown

This 5-bedroom single family home at 1652 N. Bell in Bucktown has been on and off the market since March 2012. If it looks familiar, that’s because we last chattered about it in October 2012. Back then, we were wondering if staging mattered in million dollar properties. In 2012, it didn’t have any furniture or […]

Water Walls and Hidden Rooms: A 4-Bedroom SFH at 1457 W. Addison in Southport

This 4-bedroom single family home at 1457 W. Addison in Southport first came on the market in October 2013. Most recently, it was relisted in March 2017. Built in 1901, the listing says it was renovated in 2010. It’s on a larger than standard Chicago lot measuring 41×134, has a 2-car garage and 7 outdoor areas. […]

Are There Too Many Mansions on the Market? A 9 Bedroom at 2466 N. Lakeview

According to Crain’s, one of the city’s mansions just sold to an heir of the Thai Red Bull fortune. They do not, apparently, have ties to Chicago. The house, which sold on Oct 11 for $7.5 million, is on Bellevue in the Gold Coast. Originally listed for $9 million, it was reduced $1 million before selling. […]

The 3-Bedroom North Side Starter Home: 3037 W. Leland in Ravenswood Manor

This 3-bedroom single family home at 3037 W. Leland in Ravenswood Manor came on the market in May 2017. Built in 1906, it is on a larger than standard Chicago lot of 30×140. It has a 2-car detached garage and a deck with a hot tub. The house has hardwood floors in the living and dining room. […]

Trying to Sell a Custom 5-Bedroom Smith Park House for 49% More: 2435 W. Erie

This 5-bedroom single family home at 2435 W. Erie in the Smith Park neighborhood of West Town came on the market in June 2017. But for those of you who have been long time readers, this house may look familiar. We chattered about it all the way back in 2008 when it was newly constructed. A blast from […]

Bertrand Goldberg Mid-Century Modern Available Again in Flossmoor: 1310 Brassie

This 4-bedroom mid-century modern ranch home at 1310 Brassie in the south suburban town of Flossmoor came on the market in March 2017. If it seems familiar, that’s because we last chattered about it in 2012, when it was last on the market. See our chatter and some interior pictures from the prior listing here. […]

Now’s Your Chance to Buy a Rare 6,600 Sq Ft SFH in Old Town: 321 W. Menomonee

This 5-bedroom single family home at 321 W. Menomonee in Old Town came on the market in May 2017. Built in 1918 on an irregular Chicago lot measuring 48 x 104, it has 2-levels and a 2.5 car garage. The house has a lot of unique features including  a grand atrium with a curved staircase […]

4-Bedroom Brick Victorian With “Lush Greenery” Returns: 1354 W. Webster in Lincoln Park

This 4-bedroom vintage brick Victorian single family home at 1354 W. Webster just came on the market. If it seems familiar, that’s because we chattered about it a couple of times the last time it was on the market which was in 2010. We had an interesting chatter about the prior ownership and how 9 […]