Chicago Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $419,709
  • for week ending Sep 17
  • +$10,642
  • +2.6%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $250,000
  • Jun '14 - Sep '14
  • +$10,000
  • +4.2%
  • y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Sep 17
w-o-w
Near North Side $884,510 +1.5%
Lincoln Park $1,010,633 -3.4%
Loop $590,539 +0.9%
Wicker Park $559,944 -3.1%
DePaul $861,115 +2.3%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Sep 17
w-o-w
Burnside $88,483 +66.6%
Riverdale $39,900 +45.2%
South Chicago $123,076 +31.3%
Fuller Park $55,055 +31.0%
Englewood $162,396 +25.6%
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Summary for Chicago


Average price per square foot for Chicago IL was $220, an increase of 7.8% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Chicago IL for Jun 14 to Sep 14 was $250,000 based on 3,926 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 4.2%, or $10,000, and the number of home sales decreased 27.3%. There are currently 10,749 resale and new homes in Chicago on Trulia, including 309 open houses, as well as 12,469 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 $419,709 for the week ending Sep 17, which represents an increase of 2.6%, or $10,642, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Chicago include Near North Side and Lincoln Park, with average listing prices of $884,510 and $1,010,633.


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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