Archive for the 'Wicker Park' Category

Paying $800,000 to Live on Ashland: A 3/3 at 1309 N. Ashland in Wicker Park

This 3-bedroom at 1309 N. Ashland in Wicker Park came on the market in June 2014. This building is the former Polish Women’s Alliance building and used to be a theater. It is part of the “Polish Downtown” or “Polish Triangle” that was the headquarters of the Polish community in the late 1800s through about 1950 in Wicker Park […]

Live Above the Store Fronts for $700,000 in Wicker Park: 1373 N. Milwaukee

Six new construction condos above the store fronts at 1373 – 1375 N. Milwaukee in Wicker Park came on the market in August 2014. We’ve chattered about other condos above the storefronts on Milwaukee in years past but they were closer to the Damen El stop. These new units are on the “other” end of […]

Looking for that Green Zone 3-Bedroom? 1523 N. Wicker Park in Wicker Park

This top floor 3-bedroom at 1523 N. Wicker Park in Wicker Park came on the market in August 2014. At 1750 square feet, it has hardwood floors throughout. The kitchen has stainless steel appliances and cherry cabinets. The master bathroom is marble. It has the features buyers look for like central air, washer dryer in […]

The 3-Bedroom Wicker Park Duplex Down: 1525 N. Wood

This 3-bedroom duplex down at 1525 N. Wood in Wicker Park came on the market in July 2013. But it had been on the market from 2010 until 2011 without a sale. It has the living/dining/kitchen on the main level along with the master bedroom while the other two bedrooms and the family room are […]

We Love Living in Old Churches: A 3-Bedroom at 1547 N. Leavitt in Wicker Park

This 3-bedroom in a converted church at 1547 N. Leavitt in Wicker Park just came on the market. The listing calls it a 3-bedroom but also acknowledges that it might really be a 2-bedroom plus den (with French doors opening to the den and/or bedroom). It has exposed brick throughout and the original church windows. […]

Buy a 2-Bedroom Loft in the Heart of Wicker Park For Under $375,000: 1259 N. Wood

This 2-bedroom loft at 1259 N. Wood in Wicker Park came on the market in June 2013. It has authentic loft features including exposed brick and 15 foot timber ceilings with exposed ductwork. It is a top floor unit with roof rights. The kitchen has maple cabinets and black appliances. It has all the features […]

We Love 2-Bedroom Duplex Downs With Cornices: 2017 W. Evergreen in Wicker Park

This 2-bedroom duplex down at 2017 W. Evergreen in Wicker Park just came on the market. Both vintage and modern lovers can rejoice. The front of the building was built around 1901. Many of the vintage features are intact. It has 12 foot ceilings on the main floor as well as the original hardwood floors, […]

“Guess The Price” 3-Bedroom House Returns To The Market: 1509 N. Paulina In Wicker Park

Some of you might remember this 3-bedroom contemporary single family home at 1509 N. Paulina in Wicker Park from the contest the agent was holding called “guess the price.” Many of you submitted “guesses” via Crib Chatter. See our November 2011 chatter here. Listed for $775,000 back in May 2011, which was over the 2009 […]

Who Will Be Affected By The “Obamacare Tax” In 2013? 1548 N. Hoyne In Wicker Park

This 2-bedroom at 1548 N. Hoyne in Wicker Park has been on and off the market since 2010. It recently came back on the market again and the listing says: “FULL PRICE ONLY! Sale must close by 12/31/12 why, because next day 3.8% Obamacare tax starts and capital gains tax could go up 13%. If […]

Trying To Sell The 3-Bedroom Duplex Down Less Than 2 Years Later: 1915 W. Crystal In Wicker Park

This 3-bedroom duplex down at 1915 W. Crystal in Wicker Park has changed hands two times since 2007 and is now on the market for the third time. It has the layout we’ve seen in many of these units with one bedroom on the main level and two bedrooms and a family room on the lower level. […]