Archive for the 'Property Type' Category

Is This 2-Bedroom Loft in Roscoe Village for $359K a Deal? 1800 W. Roscoe

This 2-bedroom loft in the Pencil Factory Lofts at 1800 W. Roscoe in Roscoe Village just came on the market. It’s a south facing unit with 12 foot concrete ceilings, industrial windows, and some exposed brick and concrete pillars. It also is one of just a dozen or so units that has its own 10×17 private […]

4-Bedroom Brick Victorian With “Lush Greenery” Returns: 1354 W. Webster in Lincoln Park

This 4-bedroom vintage brick Victorian single family home at 1354 W. Webster just came on the market. If it seems familiar, that’s because we chattered about it a couple of times the last time it was on the market which was in 2010. We had an interesting chatter about the prior ownership and how 9 […]

65% Appreciation in 27 Months in the West Loop: A 2-Bedroom Loft at 400 S. Green

This 2-bedroom duplex loft in the Green Street Lofts at 400 S. Green in the West Loop just came on the market. It’s a top floor penthouse with 20 foot high timber ceilings. It also has exposed brick walls and large industrial windows. The listing says it is a “newly remodeled kitchen” with a double oven, […]

A 120% Gain in 3 Years in the Fulton Market? A 2-Bedroom Loft at 1101 W. Lake

This 2-bedroom loft at 1101 W. Lake in the Fulton Market just came on the market. It is a 9-unit brick and timber loft building with heated garage parking. Yes, the El is across the street from the building. This is a southwest corner unit. It has 14-foot timber ceilings and exposed ductwork with dark stained oak flooring. […]

This Lincoln Park Single Family Home is Priced at Just $500,000: 2700 N. Wilton

This 2-bedroom single family home at 2700 N. Wilton in Lincoln Park came on the market in August 2016. But if it looks familiar, that’s because we’ve chattered about it several times. The last time was in November 2009. You can see our chatter here. It was bank owned in 2007 and sold in 2008. […]

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 […]

Live the Hipster Life in a 2-Bedroom Authentic Brick Loft in the Fulton Market at 312 N. May

This 2-bedroom in the Warehouse Lofts at 312 N. May in the West Loop just came on the market. This building was part of the Loftminium conversion of loft rental apartments into condos in 2000-2001 in the West and South Loops. The building has 66 lofts but no parking. This loft has soaring timber ceilings […]

A Hidden 4-Bedroom Townhouse in the Heart of the Gold Coast: 1000 N. State

This 4-bedroom townhouse at 1000 N. State in the Gold Coast came on the market in June 2016. It’s located at the prime corner of Oak and State but you might not have ever noticed this group of 15 townhouses because it’s built on top of the parking garage, several stories above the street. Given […]

A Townhouse in a Hot Downtown Neighborhood: 1159 N. Cambridge in South Old Town

This 3 bedroom townhouse at 1159 N. Cambridge in South Old Town came on the market in October 2016, was withdrawn, and recently was listed again. Is this area South Old Town? Old Cabrini Green? North River North? It is two stories and has a private yard and 1 car garage parking. I’m assuming this is […]

Have You Always Wanted a River North Loft With a Terrace? 333 W. Hubbard

This 2-bedroom loft in the Union Square Lofts at 333 W. Hubbard in River North recently came on the market. It’s a top floor unit with high loft ceilings but it’s missing the industrial loft look. Outside of exposed air ducts, there are no concrete beams or exposed brick. It does have crown molding throughout […]