Archive for the 'Andersonville' Category

Live in the Heart of the Andersonville in this 3-Bedroom: 1449 W. Summerdale

This 3-bedroom at 1449 W. Summerdale in the Andersonville neighborhood of Edgewater came on the market in April 2012. This 8-unit building was converted into condos in 2005. It appears from the property’s sale history that it might have been flipped by the original buyer in 2005 (remember those days? Ah…memories.) This is a large […]

What Would You Pay To Be On Ashland But In the Heart of Andersonville? 5339 N. Ashland

This 3-bedroom house at 5339 N. Ashland in Andersonville has been on the market since October 2011. It is a short sale and is being sold “as-is.” It is under contract. Normally, I don’t like chattering about homes already under contract but someone brought it up in one of the threads and, given the track […]

Historic Lakewood Balmoral 2-Bedroom Condo Sells for $215K: 5203 N. Magnolia

We chattered about this vintage 2-bedroom at 5203 N. Magnolia in the Lakewood Balmoral historic district of Andersonville several times over the past year. See our September 2011 chatter here. At that time, it had just been reduced to $224,000. Many of you thought it would sell around that price and were surprised it wasn’t […]

What Would You Pay for a Fixer/Lot in Historic Lakewood Balmoral? 5453 N. Magnolia

This 5-bedroom Victorian at 5453 N. Magnolia in the Lakewood Balmoral historic district in Andersonville has been on the market since May 2011. The listing says it is “not in move-in condition” (although when I walked by over the summer, someone was living in the property and you can see from the picture above that […]

Get an Authentic 2-Bedroom Loft for Under $200K: 5235 N. Ravenswood in Andersonville

This 2-bedroom duplex down loft in the Map Factory Lofts at 5235 N. Ravenswood in Andersonville has been on the market since June 2011. It’s a short sale and has been reduced from $229,000 to $199,000. That is $94,000 under the 2008 price. Built in 1887, the loft has all the features loft lovers look for including high timber […]

Looking for a 3-Bedroom Greystone Rowhouse? 5252 N. Magnolia in Lakewood Balmoral

This 3-bedroom vintage rowhouse at 5252 N. Magnolia in the Lakewood Balmoral historic district in Andersonville came on the market in August 2011. Built in 1898 on a 25×123 lot, the listing says it was “gutted” 5 years ago. The rowhouse has cherry hardwood floors and custom cabinets in the living room. The kitchen has […]

Looking for the Updated Andersonville 2/2? 1715 W. Bryn Mawr

This 2-bedroom at 1715 W. Bryn Mawr in Andersonville has all the amenities buyers look for in today’s market. The top floor unit has plenty of light with a row of small windows along the wall of the unit, unusual in many condo buildings of this size, and skylights. It has cherry floors throughout along […]

Got Cash? Get a 2/2 in Andersonville For Only $79,000: 5607 N. Clark

This corporate owned 2-bedroom at 5607 N. Clark in Andersonville has been on the market since August 2011. I don’t yet have a picture of this building because I had no idea it was even condominiums. It appears that it was converted into condos in 2007/2008. This particular unit was purchased in January 2008 for […]

5-Bedroom Lakewood Balmoral Queen Anne Sells for $300K Under 2008 Price: 5344 N. Lakewood

We last chattered about this 5-bedroom Queen Anne at 5344 N. Lakewood in the Lakewood Balmoral historic district in May 2011. See our prior chatter here. Most of you were fans of this house. In May, it had been on the market for 9 months and was listed at $975,000. It finally sold in early […]

Andersonville 2-Bedroom Duplex With 27 Windows Reduces Again: 1654 W. Berwyn

We have chattered about this 2-bedroom duplex up at 1654 W. Berwyn in Andersonville several times over the past six months. See our June 2011 chatter here. It has reduced another $15,900 and is now listed at $330,000. In June, some of you thought it would sell around $325,000 but others thought a number under […]