Archive for the 'Lakeview' Category

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 […]

A 2-Bedroom Duplex Loft Under $400,000 at 3151 N. Lincoln in West Lakeview

This 2-bedroom duplex up loft at 3151 N. Lincoln in West Lakeview just came on the market. This building has 52 concrete lofts with a heated parking garage. It has exposed brick and ductwork along with industrial windows. The living/dining and kitchen are on the main floor. The kitchen has stainless steel appliances and granite […]

Want a Vintage East Lakeview Penthouse? A 2-Bedroom at 433 W. Briar

This 2-bedroom penthouse in the vintage building at 433 W. Briar in East Lakeview just came on the market. The building was built in 1929 and has 34 units. We’ve chattered about this building many times but most of it was in 2008-2011. The building was converted in 2007, at the end of the housing […]

Back to the 2006 Price in Lakeview? A Top Floor 3/3 at 814 W. Roscoe

This 3-bedroom top floor vintage unit at 814 W. Roscoe in Lakeview recently came on the market. If it looks familiar that’s because we chattered about it several times from 2010 to 2013. See our September 2013 chatter here. Converted into condos in 2006, the living/dining and kitchen area now has the popular open layout with what the listing […]