Archive for the 'Lakeview' Category

Cheaper Than Renting? An East Lakeview 1-Bedroom for $200K: 433 W. Briar

This ground floor 1-bedroom at 433 W. Briar in East Lakeview just came on the market. Built in 1929, this vintage high rise was converted to condos in 2007 just as the bust was hitting. This unit has crown molding and hardwood floors throughout. The kitchen has Jenn Air and Bosch appliances with wood cabinets […]

Want Garage Parking in East Lakeview? A 2-Bedroom at 2817 N. Cambridge

This top floor vintage 2-bedroom at 2817 N. Cambridge in East Lakeview just came on the market. The building has 13 units and a shared deck. It has some vintage details including hardwood floors and a decorative fireplace. The unit has a large formal foyer, a full sized dining room and an extra den off […]

9 Years Later, Will 2017’s Hot Market Finally Bring the Sale? 2944 N. Broadway in Lakeview

This 2-bedroom at 2944 N. Broadway in Lakeview just came on the market. But if it looks familiar, that’s because we’ve chattered about this building several times over the years, including all the way back in September 2008. See the 2008 chatter here including interior pictures. This unit has been on and off the market […]

Want to Live and Breathe the Cubs 24/7? A 2-Bedroom at 817 W. Addison in Wrigleyville

This 2-bedroom at 817 W. Addison in the Wrigleyville neighborhood of Lakeview came on the market in October 2016. It’s been about 7 years since we chattered about this building. Built in 1915, it was converted into condos during the condo boom in 2005. It has 16 units with no parking. Because it was part […]

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 […]

Should We Be Worried About the Rising Million Dollar Home Inventory? 2820 N. Paulina in Lakeview

This 5-bedroom contemporary single family home at 2820 N. Paulina in Lakeview came on the market in November 2016. But for those long time readers, they would remember this house because we’ve chattered about it several times before, including in 2013 when it was bank owned. See the 2013 chatter here. This was a new […]

Are Pre-War Units on the Outs? A 3-Bedroom at 3300 N. Lake Shore Drive in Lakeview

This vintage 3-bedroom in 3300 N. Lake Shore Drive in Lakeview just came on the market. The building was constructed in 1920 and has 84 units but no parking garage. Its age makes it a “pre-war” building. The unit has some of its vintage features intact including a barrel ceiling in the entry foyer and […]

Want a Completely Renovated Vintage 3-Bedroom for Under $450,000? 725 W Sheridan in Lakeview

This 3-bedroom at 725 W. Sheridan in Lakeview just came on the market. This courtyard building was constructed in 1924 and has 43 units and outdoor parking. This unit has been completely renovated and now has an open kitchen with a large island. The kitchen has custom Omega cabinets, Arctic Blue granite counter tops from […]

Lakeview Duplex Down Goes from Housing Bust to Hot Home: 3816 N. Fremont

This 4-bedroom duplex down a greystone at 3816 N. Fremont in Lakeview just came on the market. Built in 1901, it has 4 units. Some of you may remember it from the housing bust years of 2008 and 2009 as we chattered about it several times. It took 14 months to finally sell in 2009 […]

A Vintage 4-Bedroom at 434 W. Oakdale Returns With Full Renovation in East Lakeview

This vintage 4-bedroom at 434 W. Oakdale in East Lakeview came on the market last year in May 2016. Built in 1891, the building has 4 units. If it looks familiar, that’s because we last chattered about it in 2011 when it was priced near the 1996 price. Back then, the agent admitted it needed […]