Archive for the 'Townhouses' Category

A New Peak Price for 2-Bedroom Lincoln Park Townhouses? 1814 N. Bissell

This 2-bedroom townhouse at 1814 N. Bissell in Lincoln Park recently came on the market. If it looks familiar, it’s because we chattered about it twice in 2010 and 2011. It was bank owned in June 2010 and sold for $19,720 under the 1999 sales price. Five months later, it came back on the market as a gut […]

The Townhouse at 820 N. Dearborn is Back- For $180,000 More in the Gold Coast

This 3-bedroom townhouse at 820 N. Dearborn in the Gold Coast just came on the market. If it looks familiar to some of you (and it should), that’s because we chattered about it many times during the bust. You can see our August 2012 chatter here. Back in 2012 it was a 2-bedroom but it’s […]

Selling a 2-Bedroom Lincoln Park Townhouse Less Than 2 Years Later: 1443 W. Wrightwood

This 2-bedroom townhouse at 1443 W. Wrightwood in Lincoln Park came on the market in November 2014. We chattered about it in November 2012 as a condo alternative. You can see our chatter here. Built in 1987, it is not one of the main townhouses on Wrightwood, but one of those that sits behind the […]

Are 3-Bedroom Townhouses Still Hot? 1301 W. George in Lakeview

This 3-bedroom townhouse at 1301 W. George in Lakeview came on the market in June 2014. While it is a townhouse  in a 16-unit association, it has features of a loft with exposed brick, large industrial windows, and a den/loft on the third floor that overlooks the master bedroom on the second floor. The second […]

The Townhouse As the New Starter Home in Lakeview: 2820 N. Greenview

This 3-bedroom corner townhouse at 2820 N. Greenview in Lakeview came on the market in October 2013. We’ve chattered about this complex of townhouses at the corner of Wolfram and Greenview several times over the years. Most of the others we’ve chattered about were smaller 2-bedroom properties. But a 3-bedroom automatically puts you in “starter home […]

Yes- You Can Live in a 3-Bedroom Townhouse in River North: 419 W. Grand

River North isn’t all high rises. This 3-bedroom townhouse at 419 W. Grand just came on the market. The listing says there have been some renovations including new windows and new marble baths. The kitchen has white cabinets, stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops. Two of the bedrooms are on the second floor with the […]

Get a 4-Bedroom Lincoln Park Townhouse For Just $649,500: 2757 N. Greenview

We last chattered about this 4-bedroom townhouse at 2757 N. Greenview in Lincoln Park in early July 2013. See our July 2013 chatter here. It had been on the market since February 2013 without any takers and had been listed at $699,000 since April. This townhouse has the preferable layout most buyers look for with […]

Rehabbed 3-Bedroom West Town Townhouse Is Still Available: 642 N. Armour

We’ve chattered about this 3-bedroom townhouse at 642 N. Armour in West Town several times over the last year. See our June 2013 chatter here. It was a Fannie Mae property, was bought and rehabbed, and returned to the market in June 2013. It was listed in June at $399,950. The townhouse has been under […]

This 2-Bedroom Lincoln Park Townhouse Returns to the Market 5 Years Later: 648 W. Willow

I always love seeing properties we chattered about years ago come back on the market like this 2-bedroom townhouse at 648 W. Willow in Lincoln Park. We last chattered about it in April 2008. See our chatter here (with interior pictures). Boy, how things have changed since then in the Chicago housing market. The townhouse […]

Are We Back To 2007 Prices On 2-Bedroom Lakeview Townhouses? 1125 W. Newport

This 2-bedroom townhouse at 1125 W. Newport in Lakeview just came on the market. We’ve chattered about this complex before. This townhouse is one of the highly coveted corner units. It has the standard townhouse layout with the two bedrooms on the third floor, the living/dining/kitchen on the middle floor, with a family room on the main […]