Archive for the 'Lincoln Park' Category

On and Off the Market for 6 Years: The Fugitive House at 336 W. Wisconsin in Lincoln Park

This 5-bedroom single family home at 336 W. Wisconsin in Lincoln Park first came on the market in June 2011. We’ve chattered about it several times over the years, most recently┬áin October 2015. See that chatter here. It is known as the “Fugitive House” as parts of the movie The Fugitive, with Harrison Ford, were […]

This Foreclosed Lincoln Park Townhouse Has Been Reduced: 1009 W. Dickens

This 1-bedroom┬átownhouse at 1009 W. Dickens in Lincoln Park came on the market in October 2016. It is bank owned and being sold “as-is.” The picture above is of unit 1003 W. Dickens which we chattered about in 2012 when it was also bank owned. This is a group of 6 townhouses. See that chatter […]

Vintage/Mid-Century Mix Sells and Returns to the Market: 456 W. Belden in Lincoln Park

This vintage 6-bedroom single family home at 456 W. Belden in Lincoln Park came on the market in September 2016. If it looks familiar, that’s because we chattered about it a year ago, in November 2015. See that chatter here. If you recall, the house was built in 1880 (although the current listing says 1895) […]

A Lincoln Park Vintage Row House Returns 3 Years Later: 1845 N. Halsted

This 3-bedroom vintage row house at 1845 N. Halsted in Lincoln Park came on the market in September 2016. It’s actually the building behind this main building- where the realtor sign is in the picture. If it looks familiar that’s because we chattered about it when it was last on the market in February 2013. […]

Is It a Buyers Market in Luxury Housing? 305 W. Fullerton Parkway in Lincoln Park

This 4-bedroom in the Aztec at 305 W. Fullerton Parkway in Lincoln Park came on the market in September 2016. The Aztec was built in 1916 and has 16 units with an elevator. It fronts Lincoln Park and is also just steps away from the Lincoln Park Conservatory and the Lincoln Park Zoo. This unit […]

Are Appliances Important to Buyers? A 2/2 at 2042 N. Clark in East Lincoln Park

This 2-bedroom at 2042 N. Clark in East Lincoln Park came on the market in May 2016. This building was constructed in 2002 and has 10 units. It has an elevator and garage parking. The unit has 11-foot ceilings and unique Romanesque columns outside the entrance to the kitchen. The kitchen has Italian cherry cabinets, […]

Get a 3-Bedroom Duplex Up for Under $650,000 in East Lincoln Park: 2141 N. Clark

This 3-bedroom duplex up at 2141 N. Clark in East Lincoln Park came on the market in June 2016. It has soaring ceilings and multiple exposures. The kitchen has granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. It has the preferred layout with all three bedrooms on the second floor. There’s also a family room on […]

The Most Bizarre Listing Ever on Crib Chatter? A Row House at 848 W. Belden in Lincoln Park

This 3-bedroom historic row house at 848 W. Belden in Lincoln Park just came on the market. Built between 1884 and 1889, these row houses make up the McCormick Row House District. They are found on both Fullerton and Belden as well as Chalmers Place, which is the secret street in between. The picture above […]

Is Now the Time to Buy? $26,000 Reduction on this Lincoln Park 2/2: 630 W. Wrightwood

This 2-bedroom at 630 W. Wrightwood in Lincoln Park came on the market in June 2016. Built in 1996, there are 40 units. Similar buildings were built on both sides of the street on this stretch of Wrightwood. This is an elevator building with garage parking and a common rooftop deck. This unit has an […]

Revisiting the Unicorn Criteria 5 Years Later: 626 W. Belden in Lincoln Park

This vintage 3-bedroom at 626 W. Belden in Lincoln Park came on the market in August 2016. Built in 1890, this greystone has 3-units. It has many vintage features, including 10 foot cove ceilings and moldings. It also has 2 fireplaces, including one in the master bedroom. The master bedroom also has a marble bath […]