Archive for the 'Andersonville' Category

Buy a Brick and Timber Factory Loft in 2018: 5235 N. Ravenswood in Andersonville

This 2-bedroom corner loft in the Map Factory Lofts at 5235 N. Ravenswood in Andersonville just came on the market. The Map Factory Lofts is a brick and timber former factory built in 1887 with 40 lofts and secured parking. This loft has 14-foot timber ceilings and exposed brick walls. The building has large industrial windows […]

Going for a New Record Price in Andersonville: A 2-Bedroom at 1518 W. Olive

This 2-bedroom at 1518 W. Olive in Andersonville just came on the market. But if it looks familiar that’s because we last chattered about it all the way back in December 2010 wondering how hot Andersonville was- even during the bust. In 2010, some of you couldn’t believe that Andersonville prices were similar to Lakeview’s. […]

Looking for a Buyer for this Vintage 2/2 in Andersonville: 1439 W. Catalpa

This 2-bedroom at 1439 W. Catalpa in Andersonville came on the market in early July 2014. However, the market time on the listing says 5 days because just recently it was withdrawn and re-listed for the exact same price. It would seem to have everything going for it. It’s the top unit with high ceilings and skylights. […]

This 5-Bedroom Vintage Tudor Just Reduced $200K: 1336 W. Catalpa in Lakewood Balmoral

This 5-bedroom Tudor at 1336 W. Catalpa in the Lakewood Balmoral neighborhood of Andersonville came on the market in July 2013. It was built in 1905 on an oversized 50×123 corner lot. It has many of its vintage features including beamed ceilings and pocket doors. The kitchen has luxury finishes including Viking, Subzero and Gaggenau. […]

Where’s the Money in Real Estate? Reselling Foreclosures: 5235 N. Ravenswood in Andersonville

This 1-bedroom loft in the Map Factory Lofts at 5235 N. Ravenswood in Andersonville came on the market in August 2013. It’s a duplex down with timber ceilings and exposed brick. The living and dining room are on the main floor with a spiral staircase connecting to the bedroom and a 13×10 den, along with […]

Looking for a 1-Bedroom Brick and Timber Loft in Andersonville? 5235 N. Ravenswood

This 1-bedroom plus den duplex loft in the Map Factory Lofts at 5235 N. Ravenswood in Andersonville just came on the market. There aren’t many loft buildings in Andersonville but this is one of the authentic ones with large industrial windows, exposed brick and beams and some timber ceilings. It has diagonal wood floors (sorry Sonies, […]

Not All 3-Bedroom Duplex Downs Are New Construction: 5617 N. Wayne In Andersonville

This 3-bedroom duplex down at 5617 N. Wayne in Andersonville has been on the market since May 2012. The 7 unit building was built in 1906. The unit has high coffered ceilings and crown moldings. It has a fireplace in the living room and a fireplace in the dining room along with a built-in hutch. […]

Trying To Sell A 1-Bedroom in Andersonville: 5609 N. Wayne

This 1-bedroom plus den at 5609 N. Wayne in Andersonville was on the market for 5 months without a sale in 2011 and recently came back on the market in October 2012 to try again. The top floor unit was a 2005 conversion. The kitchen has cherry cabinets, granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. […]

You Can Get A 3-Bedroom In Andersonville For Under $370K: 1512 W. Olive

In the boom, it would have been nearly impossible to get a 3-bedroom condo in the hot Andersonville neighborhood with parking for under $400,000. But times have clearly changed. This 3-bedroom in a vintage 3-flat at 1512 W. Olive came on the market in September 2012 listed at $369,900. It has a newer kitchen with […]

Will Tight Inventory Lead To Premium Prices in Lakewood Balmoral? A 5-Bedroom SFH at 5457 N. Wayne

If you’re looking for a single family home in the historic Lakewood Balmoral district in Andersonville, you’re not in much luck right now. This 5-bedroom home at 5457 N. Wayne is one of just 2 houses currently available. Built on a 29×123 corner lot, it has features that buyers look for including four of the […]