Archive for the 'Lincoln Square' Category

Has Lincoln Square Fallen Out of Favor? A 3-Bedroom at 2555 W. Leland

This 3-bedroom at 2555 W. Leland in the Ravenswood Gardens neighborhood of Lincoln Square came on the market at the end of June. This is a 16-unit building that was built in 2004 when Lincoln Square was seeing a lot of development. It has 11 foot ceilings, crown moldings and hardwood floors in the main […]

You Can Get a 2/2 in Lincoln Square for just $250,000: 4438 N. Damen

This 2-bedroom in The Robey at 4438 N. Damen in Lincoln Square came on the market in mid-February, went under contract, but has returned to the market. It has east and west views with the east views looking down the courtyard. The unit has cherry floors, exposed brick, high ceilings and a unique wall of […]

Is This the Coolest House Ever Built in Lincoln Park? 1970 N. Burling

This 5-bedroom custom built single family home at 1970 N. Burling in Lincoln Park came on the market in September 2015. Built in 2010 on an oversized 45×122.5 lot, it sits on the corner of Burling and Armitage. You may have walked by its tall brick walls on Armitage and wondered what was behind them. […]

Does the El Matter in 2015?: A 4-Bedroom SFH at 4511 N. Wolcott in Lincoln Square

This 4-bedroom contemporary single family home at 4511 N. Wolcott in Lincoln Square just came on the market. If it looks familiar it’s because we chattered about it in February 2013 when it was first on the market as a new construction house. We debated the noise level of having the El right behind the […]

Is the Bloom Off the Rose in Lincoln Square? A 2/2 at 2326 W. Giddings

This 2-bedroom at 2326 W. Giddings in Lincoln Square just came on the market. It is in a prime location in Lincoln Square as it overlooks Giddings Plaza with its water fountain, street performers and social gatherings. It is surrounded by shops and restaurants and is just a half a block to the Western Avenue […]

The Elusive “True” Lincoln Square 2-Bedroom Condo: 2238 W. Wilson

This 2-bedroom top floor unit at 2238 W. Wilson in Lincoln Square recently came on the market. If you’ve noticed a dearth of posts about this neighborhood, you would be correct because I haven’t covered anything close to the Western Brown Line stop in Lincoln Square in years. Inventory has completely dried up in an area that was […]

This 4-Bedroom New Contemporary Is Listed For $799K But There’s A Catch: 4511 N. Wolcott In Lincoln Square

This 4-bedroom new construction contemporary at 4511 N. Wolcott in Lincoln Square came on the market January 2, 2013. It’s on an oversized lot measuring 25×152 and has a 2-car garage. Three of the four bedrooms are on the second floor and the fourth is on the main level. The lower level has a large […]

Is Bowmanville The Next “Hot” Neighborhood? A 4-Bedroom Renovated House At 2341 W. Berwyn

This 4-bedroom single family home at 2341 W. Berwyn in the Bowmanville neighborhood of Lincoln Square recently came on the market. It is one of the gut renovated homes we’ve seen occuring all over the city. Built on a 30×125 lot, it has a 2-car garage. 3 out of the 4 bedrooms are on the […]

Renovated Victorian Still Waiting For a Buyer 18 Months Later: 4446 N. Damen in Lincoln Square

We last chattered about this 4-bedroom Victorian single family home at 4446 N. Damen in Lincoln Square in February 2011. See our prior chatter here. It last sold “as-is” in October 2009 and the listing said it needed rehab. It came back on the market briefly in November 2010 and then came back for good […]

In The Last 13 Months, This Bowmanville 4-Bedroom Greystone Reduced 18%: 1944 W. Farragut

We last chattered about this 4-bedroom greystone at 1944 W. Farragut in Bowmanville in February 2012. See our prior chatter here. Originally listed for $1.349 million in May 2011, you all chimed in as to whether the Bowmanville neighborhood, which is part of Lincoln Square, could command that high of a price. The consensus was: “no” […]