Chicago Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $415,181
  • for week ending Jul 09
  • +$3,888
  • +0.9%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $250,000
  • Apr '14 - Jul '14
  • +$34,000
  • +15.7%
  • y-o-y

Average Listing Price $415,181 +0.9% w-o-w
Median Sales Price $250,000 +15.7% y-o-y
Average Price/sqft $209 +18.1% y-o-y
Number of Sales 4216 +5.4 % y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Jul 9
w-o-w
Douglas $298,358 -2.1%
Near North Side $896,399 +3.9%
Lincoln Park $1,005,485 -0.8%
Loop $649,925 +1.4%
Edgewater $278,468 +0.1%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Jul 9
w-o-w
North Lawndale $106,964 -52.3%
South Deering $77,117 +47.9%
Jeffrey Manor $87,723 +33.6%
Oakland $210,484 -22.6%
Ukranian Village $441,768 -16.0%
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Summary for Chicago


Average price per square foot for Chicago IL was $209, an increase of 14.2% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Chicago IL for Apr 14 to Jul 14 was $250,000 based on 4,216 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 15.7%, or $34,000, and the number of home sales increased 5.4%. There are currently 10,372 resale and new homes in Chicago on Trulia, including 95 open houses, as well as 13,380 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 $415,181 for the week ending Jul 09, which represents an increase of 0.9%, or $3,888, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Chicago include Douglas and Near North Side, with average listing prices of $298,358 and $896,399.


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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