Archive for the 'Neighborhoods/Suburbs' Category

Trying to Sell a Custom 5-Bedroom Smith Park House for 49% More: 2435 W. Erie

This 5-bedroom single family home at 2435 W. Erie in the Smith Park neighborhood of West Town came on the market in June 2017. But for those of you who have been long time readers, this house may look familiar. We chattered about it all the way back in 2008 when it was newly constructed. A blast from […]

Get a 4-Bedroom Restored 1885 Gold Coast Mansion for Under $2.4 Million: 1404 N. LaSalle

This 4-bedroom single family home at 1404 N. LaSalle in the Gold Coast/Old Town came on the market in May 2017. Built in 1885, this limestone home is on a 20×99 lot yet still manages to have 3-car parking with a car turntable. There are 5 fireplaces including an original one in the restored dining […]

A Vintage 3-Bedroom With All the Modern Amenities: 517 W. Roscoe in East Lakeview

This 3-bedroom second floor unit at 517 W. Roscoe in East Lakeview came on the market in June 2017. This complex was built in 1925 and has 9 units and rare garage parking behind the building. It is larger than many single family homes at 2850 square feet and has vintage features such as an […]

The $1 Million Condo at Buckingham and Halsted: 744 W. Buckingham in Lakeview

This 3-bedroom new construction condo at 744 W. Buckingham in Lakeview came on the market in March 2017. It’s a 4-unit all-brick building with garage parking that was built by Ronan Builders. The lot is 32.5 x 133. This is a top floor unit with its own 69×28 private roof deck. The unit has all the […]

Is This Your Dream River North Terrace? A 1-Bedroom at 100 E. Huron

This 1-bedroom in 100 E. Huron in River North just came on the market. The building was constructed in 1991 and has commercial space on the first 10 floors as well as a rental parking garage. The listing says this unit was “just renovated.” It has custom oak floors throughout and crown molding. The kitchen […]

Get a 3-Bedroom Townhouse in Lakeview for Under $450,000: 3900 N. Fremont

This 3-bedroom townhouse at 3900 N. Fremont in Lakeview came on the market in June 2017. This complex was built in 1994 and has 21 units and garage parking. This townhouse is 3 stories but just 1508 square feet. The listing says it has gotten a new roof, carpeting and paint in 2017. It also […]

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 […]

Do You Get More for Your Money in a 1970s High Rise? 1313 N. Ritchie in the Gold Coast

This 2-bedroom at 1313 N. Ritchie Ct in the Gold Coast recently came on the market. This building was constructed in 1973 and has 143 units and a parking garage. It’s a full amenity building with a doorman, exercise room and outdoor pool. This is a corner unit which faces west. It has hardwoods throughout […]

7 Years Later, Mosaic Tiled Bathrooms Returns: 100 E. Huron in River North

This 2-bedroom corner unit in Chicago Place at 100 E. Huron in River North just came on the market. Chicago Place was built in 1991 and has 204 units, rental parking in the building and commercial space in the base that used to be a shopping mall. Thanks to the long-time reader who tipped me […]

Want New in Streeterville? A Rehabbed 2-Bedroom at 211 E. Ohio

This 2-bedroom in the Grand Ohio at 211 E. Ohio in Streeterville just came on the market. The Grand Ohio was built in 1984 as apartments. It’s a full amenity building with 595 units, an indoor pool, a basketball court, tennis courts and an exercise room along with a parking garage. It was converted into […]