Archive for the 'Lakeview' Category

Get a 4-Bedroom East Lakeview Townhouse for Under $750,000: 3631 N. Pine Grove

This 4-bedroom townhouse at 3631 N. Pine Grove in East Lakeview just came on the market. This was built in 1978 and has 6 townhomes along with secure gated outdoor parking. The listing says it has been renovated with oak floors, recessed lighting, solid core wood doors, wood baseboards and 2 HVAC units. This townhouse […]

On the Market Over 5 Months in Lakeview: A 3-Bedroom Duplex at 820 W. George

This 3-bedroom duplex at 820 W. George in Lakeview first came on the market in May 2017. Built in 1993, it is a rare first floor duplex up as this style of construction isn’t built anymore (they are almost always duplex downs.) The living room, dining room, kitchen and family room are on the main floor […]

Selling That “New” Condo 5 Years Later: A 2-Bedroom at 1348 W. Diversey in Lakeview

This 2-bedroom top floor unit at 1348 W. Diversey in Lakeview came on the market in June 2017. (It’s the one on the right in the picture above.) We chattered about this building, and its sister building next door, back in 2012 when they were under construction. See our chatter here. Back then, the market […]

You’ll Pay $849,00 for a 3-Bedroom New Construction Penthouse in West Lakeview: 1342 W. Belmont

This 3-bedroom penthouse at 1342 W. Belmont in West Lakeview recently came on the market. This is a new construction 6-unit building with an elevator and 1-car parking per unit. The building also has a heated front sidewalk and security cameras throughout. The units have 10-foot ceilings, heated floors and large front-facing terraces. The kitchens […]

It’s Back! An East Lakeview 4-Bedroom Duplex Up at 2948 N. Pine Grove

This 4-bedroom duplex up at 2948 N. Pine Grove in East Lakeview was listed in May 2017. Many of you may remember it from the bust years as we chattered about it several times including in 2013. Back then, it had been on and off the market from August 2009 until 2011 and had reduced […]

How Valuable Are 4-Bedroom Condos? A Pre-War at 411 W. Briar in East Lakeview

This 4-bedroom at 411 W. Briar in East Lakeview came on the market in July 2017. The pre-war building, at the corner of Briar and Sheridan, was constructed in 1914 and has 15 units. There’s no parking with the building, as cars were not widely owned when it was built. This unit has west and north […]

Ever Wonder What This Penthouse Looks Like? 431 W. Oakdale in East Lakeview

The penthouse at 431 W. Oakdale in East Lakeview came on the market in May 2017. The building was constructed in 1928, just before the Great Depression, when a couple dozen of these luxury apartment buildings (there were no condos then) were being built. Unit 15C and 15D were combined in the early 2000s. It now has […]

A Million Dollars Gets You This 4-Bedroom Duplex Up in Lakeview: 628 W. Briar Place

This 4-bedroom duplex up at 628 W. Briar Place in Lakeview came on the market in May 2017. This graystone was constructed in 1936 and has 5 units. The listing says this unit was completely gutted in 2015. It still has some of its vintage features, however, including millwork, crown molding, hardwood floors with inlaids, and […]

After $271,000 Reduction, Will This West Lakeview 2-Bedroom Finally Sell? 1348 W. Wellington

This top floor 2-bedroom in a vintage greystone at 1348 W. Wellington in Lakeview originally came on the market in August 2016. It may look familiar to some of you because we chattered about it when it was first listed. You can see our chatter here. If you remember, the greystone was built in 1878. […]

Now’s Your Chance to Own a Corner 2-Bedroom in the Brewster: 2800 N. Pine Grove

This 2-bedroom at the Brewster at 2800 N. Pine Grove in East Lakeview just came on the market. The Brewster is a historic building that was constructed in 1893 and has 94 units but no parking. The interiors have been used as movie sets on several films. This is a northeast corner unit with rounded […]