Archive for the '2-Flat' Category

Do You Want to Be a Landlord? A 3-Bedroom 2-flat at 1748 W. Cortland in Bucktown

This 3-bedroom 2-flat at 1748 W. Cortland in Bucktown recently came on the market. We chattered about this home the last time it was on the market and debated who the buyer would be of this kind of set-up. You can see our December 2011 chatter here. Built in 1890, the old listing said it was […]

Want to be a Landlord in Bucktown? A Victorian 2-Flat at 1636 N. Claremont

This Victorian 2-flat at 1636 N. Claremont in Bucktown has been on the market since July 2013. It looks to be connected to another 2-flat next door. Each unit appears to have its own separate entrance. Here are the units: Unit #1: 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, no central air, rent of $1450 a month Unit […]

Get a Lakeview 2-Flat For Under the 2003 Price: 1622 W. Addison

This 2-flat at 1622 W. Addison in Lakeview has been on the market since May 2013. Built in 1902 on a standard 25×125 lot, it has a duplex up owners unit and a first floor rental. The units are the following: Unit #1: 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, central air, rent of $1700 a month Unit […]

Looking for a Deal? Buy a 2-Flat in Humboldt Park for Under $35,000: 3278 W. Wabansia

This 4-bedroom 2-flat at 3278 W. Wabansia in Humboldt Park recently came on the market. It is HUD-owned. Built in 1886, it is a frame house on a standard 25×125 lot with a 2-car garage. The units are configured as the following: Unit #1: 2 bedrooms, 1 bath Unit #2: 2 bedrooms, 1 bath The […]

You Have Until Friday At 5 PM To Make An Offer On This West Lakeview 2-Flat: 1454 W. Wellington

This 2-flat at 1454 W. Wellington in West Lakeview just came on the market. It appears to be bank owned. If you’re interested, you have until Friday, January 25 at 5 PM central time to make your “highest and best” offer. There will be showings on 1/23 from 6:00 to 7:30 PM and on 1/24 […]

Buy A 2-Flat in East Humboldt Park For Just $95,000: 923 N. Francisco

This 2-flat at 923 N. Francisco in East Humboldt Park just came on the market. It is a short sale and is listed at just $95,000. Both units are rented for the following: Unit #1: 2/1 with rent of $800 a month Unit #2: 2/1 with rent of $800 a month The building is on […]

This 2-Flat Is An Original Chicago Firehouse: 1357 N. Wolcott in Wicker Park

First off, the picture sucks (I know!). I didn’t realize how bad it was until hours later but by then I was in another neighborhood so we’re stuck with it for now. But if you’re looking for unique, this original Chicago firehouse at 1357 N. Wolcott in Wicker Park is it. The 2-flat has exposed brick and timber […]

Investor Alert! Get a Lakeview 2-Flat For Under $360,000: 1614 W. Roscoe

This 2-flat at 1614 W. Roscoe in Lakeview has been on and off the market since July 2006. I actually took the picture above about 2 years ago but just never wrote on the property. But it has remained on the market and has just reduced again to $359,000 so I thought I’d finally cover […]

Trying To Sell a 2-Flat Greystone For Nearly 5 Years: 1524 W. Byron in Lakeview

We’ve chattered about this 2-flat greystone at 1524 W. Byron in the Southport neighborhood of Lakeview several times over the last couple of years. See our January 2010 chatter here. It actually originally came on the market nearly 5 years ago in June 2007. The 2-flat has been on and off the market every year […]

Get a Victorian 2-Flat in Bucktown for Under $450,000: 2232 W. Lyndale

This brick Victorian 3-bedroom 2-flat at 2232 W. Lyndale in Bucktown just came on the market for $442,000. I know many of you are looking for 2-flats so you can live in one unit and rent out the other. This building was built in 1891 on a smaller than standard Chicago lot of 24×100. However, […]