Archive for the 'Bucktown' Category

Do You Love Levels? A 2-Bedroom Loft at 1740 N. Marshfield in Bucktown

This 2-bedroom duplex loft in the Marshfield Lofts at 1740 N. Marshfield in Bucktown came on the market in January 2018. The Marshfield Lofts has 32 lofts, some with gated parking and others with garage parking. It was converted in 1992-93. It now has an envious location, across from Walsh Park and one of the […]

Looking For a Buyer Since 2012: A 5-Bedroom SFH at 1652 N. Bell in Bucktown

This 5-bedroom single family home at 1652 N. Bell in Bucktown has been on and off the market since March 2012. If it looks familiar, that’s because we last chattered about it in October 2012. Back then, we were wondering if staging mattered in million dollar properties. In 2012, it didn’t have any furniture or […]

Do You Want to Be a Landlord? A 3-Bedroom 2-flat at 1748 W. Cortland in Bucktown

This 3-bedroom 2-flat at 1748 W. Cortland in Bucktown recently came on the market. We chattered about this home the last time it was on the market and debated who the buyer would be of this kind of set-up. You can see our December 2011 chatter here. Built in 1890, the old listing said it was […]

Looking for a Massive Terrace? A 3-Bedroom Duplex at 1615 N. Wolcott in Bucktown

This 3-bedroom duplex up in the Urban Sandbox at 1615 N. Wolcott in Bucktown came on the market in September 2016. The Urban Sandbox is an 8-unit mid-rise modern building originally marketed in 2007. The architect was Miller Hull and in 2009 it won the Builder’s Choice Urban Infill Grand Award and Project of the […]

Affordable Bucktown? A 2-Bedroom at 2110 W. North Avenue for Under $300,000

This 2-bedroom at 2110 W. North Avenue in Bucktown just came on the market. This complex of 38 units in a cluster of midrises was built in 1910. The listing says this unit has been “recently remodeled.” It has crown molding and new light fixtures along with a fireplace. The kitchen has dark wood cabinets, […]

Single Family Home or Condo for your $669,000? 2058 N. Leavitt in Bucktown

This 2-bedroom single family home at 2058 N. Leavitt in Bucktown just came on the market. But some of you remembered it from 2012 (thanks to MatthewLesko), when it was last featured here on Cribchatter. Back in 2012, it was a 3-bedroom but it’s now listed as a 2-bedroom, with a third bedroom in the basement. It was […]

Have You Always Wanted a Brick and Timber Bucktown Loft? A 2-Bedroom at 2300 W. Wabansia

This 2-bedroom duplex up loft in the Clocktower Lofts at 2300 W. Wabansia in Bucktown just came on the market. The Clocktower Lofts are a brick and timber authentic loft building with indoor garage parking. Converted in the 1990s, it is one of the most popular loft buildings in Bucktown because it has kept most […]

In 1891, When This 3-Bedroom Victorian Was Built, the El Wasn’t There: 2138 W. Caton in Bucktown

This 3-bedroom Victorian, complete with a turret, at 2138 W. Caton in Bucktown came on the market in February 2016. Built in 1891, on an extra wide 50×100 lot, it is a vintage lover’s dream with nearly all of its vintage features preserved including: leaded glass windows plaster walls medallions cove moldings a grand carved […]

38% Appreciation in 5 Years for This 2-Bedroom Bucktown Loft: 1750 N. Wolcott

This 2-bedroom loft at 1750 N. Wolcott in Bucktown just came on the market. This building is right in the heart of the neighborhood and butts up against the 606- literally. This loft is a first floor unit with a wrap-around balcony, part of which runs up against the 606. It has timber ceilings and […]

The Perfect Townhouse Layout? A 3-Bedroom at 1757 N. Paulina in Bucktown

This 3-bedroom townhouse in the Paulina Manor Townhouses at 1757 N. Paulina in Bucktown just came on the market. This complex sits right next to the new 606 trail. Built in 1999, it has 2-car attached garage parking and central air along with a rooftop deck. All 3 bedrooms are on the second floor along […]