Archive for January, 2015

“Potential to be a huge money maker” in East Lincoln Park: 427 W. Grant Place

This 3-bedroom duplex up at The Portals at 427 W. Grant Place in East Lincoln Park came on the market in September 2014. We’ve chattered about various Portal units over the last 7 years. The complex was built in the 1970s and has about 50 3-bedroom duplex units. They have outdoor parking, washer/dryers in the […]

Get a 3-Bedroom Across from the Zoo for Under $500K: 1920 N. Clark in Lincoln Park

This 3-bedroom at 1920 N. Clark in Lincoln Park came on the market in June 2014. It faces east and has direct views of Lincoln Park and Lincoln Park Zoo from a 24 foot private deck. In the summer, it is also easy to stroll down the street to the Green City Market. The kitchen […]

A 2-Bedroom Loft on the Market 4 Months in Wicker Park: 1400 N. Milwaukee

This 2-bedroom loft at 1400 N. Milwaukee in the hot Wicker Park/Bucktown corridor came on the market in early September 2014. The 21-unit building was converted into lofts in 2001 and has an elevator and parking. This unit faces south and east. It has 12-foot ceilings, exposed brick and a balcony. The kitchen has stainless […]

Can You Sell Just 4 Months Later for a Profit? A 2/2 at 2819 N. Lakewood in Lakeview

This top floor 2-bedroom at 2819 N. Lakewood in Lakeview came on the market on Nov 1, 2014. It might look familiar to some, however, because it was a previously bank owned unit that was listed in May 2014 and sold at the end of June. You can see what the unit looked like when […]