Archive for the 'Roscoe Village' Category

Get a 3-Bedroom Condo in the Heart of Roscoe Village for Under $640,000: 2152 W. Roscoe

This 3-bedroom top floor condo at 2152 W. Roscoe in Roscoe Village just came on the market. It has tall ceilings with crown molding and a south facing balcony off the living and dining room. The kitchen has cherry cabinets, granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. There is a master suite with a private […]

Are There Too Many New Million Dollar Houses in Roscoe Village? 2024 W. Melrose

This new construction 5 bedroom single family home at 2024 W. Melrose in Roscoe Village came on the market in May 2016. Built on a standard 25×125 lot, it has the features that buyers have come to expect from new builds at this price point. The kitchen has custom white and walnut cabinets with Calcutta […]

Market Conditions: Will State Budget and CPS Chaos Impact the Green Zone Housing Market?

This is one of the hottest housing markets that Chicago has ever seen…in the Green Zone. The entire city isn’t as hot as it was in 2005-2007, but in certain Green Zone neighborhoods, the price is well past peak with multiple offers, bidding wars, buying sight unseen and other nonsense association with super hot housing […]

4-Bedroom Victorian on a Double Lot in Roscoe Village Returns: 1805 W. Cornelia

This 4-bedroom single family home at 1805 W. Cornelia in Roscoe Village just came on the market. If it looks familiar that’s because we chattered about it numerous times in 2012. You can see our original April 2012 chatter here. In 2012 it was described as a “Victorian”. Built on a double sized Chicago lot […]

The Rare 4-Bedroom Roscoe Village Townhouse: 2044 W. Roscoe

This 4-bedroom townhouse at 2044 W. Roscoe in Roscoe Village just came on the market. While the building may not look like townhouses from the street, it actually has a bigger complex behind the Roscoe Street façade that houses 6 townhouses. This unit is in the back of the complex, so it does not face […]

Are You Priced Out of Roscoe Village? A 3-Bedroom SFH at 3521 N. Marshfield

This 3-bedroom single family home at 3521 N. Marshfield in the Roscoe Village neighborhood of Lakeview came on the market in August 2015. Built in 1890, it is on a standard Chicago lot of 25×125 and has a 2-car garage. The listing says it has had “cosmetic” and “infrastructural” updates including a newly added master […]

A Roscoe Village 4-Bedroom SFH On A Double Lot Reduces $110K: 1805 W. Cornelia

We’ve chattered about this 4-bedroom single family home at 1805 W. Cornelia in Roscoe Village several times before. See our October 2012 chatter here. It was originally listed as a single family home on a double lot and then re-listed as two separate lots but now has been relisted again as a home on a double […]

What $320,000 Will Get You In Roscoe Village: 1954 W. Newport

This 2-bedroom at 1954 W. Newport in Roscoe Village came on the market at the end of September 2012. The unit appears to be a boom-era conversion. It has Brazilian cherry hardwood floors and an open floor plan. There are Espresso cabinets in the kitchen along with stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops. There […]

Get A 3-Bedroom In Roscoe Village $39K Under The 2002 Price: 1801 W. Addison

This 3-bedroom at 1801 W. Addison in Roscoe Village has been on the market since July 2012. It has an open living/dining room with hardwood floors. The kitchen has maple cabinets, granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. It has the amenities buyers look for including central air, washer/dryer in the unit and parking. Yes, […]

What Was Once a Double Now Becomes Two Single Lots: 1805 and 1809 W. Cornelia in Roscoe Village

We last chattered about this 4-bedroom Victorian at 1805 W. Cornelia in the Roscoe Village neighborhood of North Center in April 2012. See our prior chatter here. Back in April, most of you voiced concern over having the El on one side of the house and the Metra train on the other. Most of you […]