Chicago Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $414,124
  • for week ending Jan 14
  • -$26,580
  • -6.0%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $222,000
  • Oct '14 - Jan '15
  • +$12,000
  • +5.7%
  • y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Jan 14
w-o-w
Near North Side $963,903 +2.7%
Lincoln Park $1,267,780 +2.9%
DePaul $1,172,613 -14.5%
Uptown $250,949 +1.3%
Edgewater $236,929 -3.1%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Jan 14
w-o-w
Auburn Gresham $96,038 -41.7%
DePaul $1,172,613 -14.5%
North Park $338,625 -13.8%
North Center $775,591 +13.4%
Armour Square $213,413 -13.3%
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Summary for Chicago


Average price per square foot for Chicago IL was $203, an increase of 9.7% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Chicago IL for Oct 14 to Jan 15 was $222,000 based on 3,985 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 5.7%, or $12,000, and the number of home sales decreased 12.9%. There are currently 8,249 resale and new homes in Chicago on Trulia, including 403 open houses, as well as 11,186 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 $414,124 for the week ending Jan 14, which represents a decrease of 6%, or $26,580, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Chicago include Near North Side and Lincoln Park, with average listing prices of $963,903 and $1,267,780.


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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