Chicago Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $431,099
  • for week ending Oct 15
  • +$5,053
  • +1.2%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $252,000
  • Jul '14 - Oct '14
  • +$17,000
  • +7.2%
  • y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Oct 15
w-o-w
Near North Side $969,590 +5.0%
Lincoln Park $1,015,334 +0.3%
DePaul $842,449 -2.4%
Loop $591,610 -0.4%
Wicker Park $608,561 -1.5%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Oct 15
w-o-w
Greater Grand Crossing $102,375 +25.8%
Riverdale $159,000 -16.9%
Sauganash $633,162 +14.9%
Canaryville $317,503 +14.4%
East Garfield Park $174,201 -12.9%
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Summary for Chicago


Average price per square foot for Chicago IL was $221, an increase of 6.2% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Chicago IL for Jul 14 to Oct 14 was $252,000 based on 4,873 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 7.2%, or $17,000, and the number of home sales decreased 11.1%. There are currently 10,520 resale and new homes in Chicago on Trulia, including 389 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 $431,099 for the week ending Oct 15, which represents an increase of 1.2%, or $5,053, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Chicago include Near North Side and Lincoln Park, with average listing prices of $969,590 and $1,015,334.


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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