Chicago Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $412,055
  • for week ending Jul 02
  • -$1,707
  • -0.4%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $247,500
  • Apr '14 - Jul '14
  • +$35,000
  • +16.5%
  • y-o-y

Average Listing Price $412,055 -0.4% w-o-w
Median Sales Price $247,500 +16.5% y-o-y
Average Price/sqft $204 +14.6% y-o-y
Number of Sales 4445 +10.5 % y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Jul 2
w-o-w
Near North Side $862,599 -1.3%
Lincoln Park $1,013,825 +5.6%
Loop $640,983 +3.2%
Bucktown $606,269 +0.2%
Uptown $275,783 +6.5%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Jul 2
w-o-w
Washington Park $193,162 +85.8%
Back of the Yards $121,949 +27.0%
East Garfield Park $142,455 +20.1%
Kenwood $400,303 +12.8%
Burnside $70,146 -12.6%
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Summary for Chicago


Average price per square foot for Chicago IL was $204, an increase of 12.7% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Chicago IL for Apr 14 to Jul 14 was $247,500 based on 4,445 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 16.5%, or $35,000, and the number of home sales increased 10.5%. There are currently 10,274 resale and new homes in Chicago on Trulia, including 437 open houses, as well as 13,542 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 $412,055 for the week ending Jul 02, which represents a decrease of 0.4%, or $1,707, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Chicago include Near North Side and Lincoln Park, with average listing prices of $862,599 and $1,013,825.


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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