Chicago Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $428,592
  • for week ending Oct 22
  • -$1,744
  • -0.4%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $251,000
  • Jul '14 - Oct '14
  • +$17,000
  • +7.3%
  • y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Oct 22
w-o-w
Near North Side $960,513 -0.8%
Lincoln Park $1,036,850 +2.1%
Loop $587,173 -0.7%
Wicker Park $639,670 +5.1%
DePaul $837,767 -0.6%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Oct 22
w-o-w
Auburn Gresham $102,902 -34.2%
Burnside $101,009 +22.1%
West Garfield Park $126,401 +19.8%
Greektown $378,499 +16.1%
Fuller Park $51,667 -12.7%
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Summary for Chicago


Average price per square foot for Chicago IL was $221, an increase of 6.8% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Chicago IL for Jul 14 to Oct 14 was $251,000 based on 5,103 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 7.3%, or $17,000, and the number of home sales decreased 7.5%. There are currently 10,622 resale and new homes in Chicago on Trulia, including 636 open houses, as well as 12,171 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. The average listing price for homes for sale in Chicago IL was $428,592 for the week ending Oct 22, which represents a decrease of 0.4%, or $1,744, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Chicago include Near North Side and Lincoln Park, with average listing prices of $960,513 and $1,036,850.


District Type Grades Schools Students
Central Stickney School District 110 Public PK - 8 1 455
City Of Chicago School District 299 Public PK - 12 642 422,559
School Name School Type Grades Parent Rating
Vaughn Occupational High School Public 9 - 12
Northside Learning Center Public 9 - 12
Lindblom Math and Science Acad High School Public 7 - 12
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