Chicago Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $407,280
  • for week ending Jul 23
  • -$6,898
  • -1.7%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $255,000
  • Apr '14 - Jul '14
  • +$27,000
  • +11.8%
  • y-o-y

Average Listing Price $407,280 -1.7% w-o-w
Median Sales Price $255,000 +11.8% y-o-y
Average Price/sqft $214 +15.7% y-o-y
Number of Sales 3892 -13.0 % y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Jul 23
w-o-w
Near North Side $860,364 -1.8%
Lincoln Park $1,030,027 +0.3%
Loop $625,970 +4.2%
DePaul $836,680 -4.9%
Bucktown $631,293 +6.9%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Jul 23
w-o-w
Washington Park $71,417 -57.8%
North Lawndale $64,055 -37.4%
Canaryville $407,480 +31.7%
Avalon Park $121,283 -27.9%
West Garfield Park $55,996 -22.4%
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Summary for Chicago


Average price per square foot for Chicago IL was $214, an increase of 11.5% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Chicago IL for Apr 14 to Jul 14 was $255,000 based on 3,892 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 11.8%, or $27,000, and the number of home sales decreased 13%. There are currently 10,471 resale and new homes in Chicago on Trulia, including 290 open houses, as well as 13,309 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 $407,280 for the week ending Jul 23, which represents a decrease of 1.7%, or $6,898, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Chicago include Near North Side and Lincoln Park, with average listing prices of $860,364 and $1,030,027.


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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