Archive for the 'Townhouses' Category

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 […]

The Elusive 4-Bedroom Townhouse Listed Under $1 Million: 2757 N. Greenview in Lincoln Park

This 4-bedroom townhouse at 2757 N. Greenview in Lincoln Park came on the market last February. It is actually on the edge of Lincoln Park and Lakeview (but since it’s on the south side of Diversey, it is technically Lincoln Park.) Some of you may recognize it from your travels down Diversey as this townhouse is […]

This 3-Bedroom West Town Townhouse Returns Completely Rehabbed: 642 N. Armour

We chattered about this Fannie Mae-owned 3-bedroom townhouse at 642 N. Armour in West Town several times last year. See our November 2012 chatter here. Back then, it was listed for $309,000 but most of you thought, given its condition and the neighborhood, that it would sell in the low $200,000s. Most of you thought […]

“Completely Remodeled” 2-Bedroom Lakeview Townhouse Returns in 2013 to Try Again: 2820 N. Greenview

Some of you will remember this 2-bedroom townhouse at 2820 N. Greenview in West Lakeview. See our March 2012 chatter here. It had originally sold in 2010 but then came back on the market in 2012 as “completely remodeled.” It was removed from the market last May but has come back on to test it […]