Chicago Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $440,102
  • for week ending Feb 18
  • +$8,552
  • +2.0%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $220,000
  • Nov '14 - Feb '15
  • +$22,000
  • +11.1%
  • y-o-y

Average Listing Price $440,102 +2.0% w-o-w
Median Sales Price $220,000 +11.1% y-o-y
Average Price/sqft $198 -7.0% y-o-y
Number of Sales 3383 -11.4 % y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Feb 18
w-o-w
Near North Side $992,376 +0.9%
Lincoln Park $1,343,273 -4.0%
Loop $633,565 +3.9%
DePaul $1,230,532 +3.1%
Hyde Park $306,289 +0.8%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Feb 18
w-o-w
Tri-Taylor $288,040 -20.8%
Canaryville $276,554 +11.9%
West Englewood $66,663 +9.6%
Avalon Park $119,864 +9.2%
South Deering $52,121 -9.0%
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Summary for Chicago


Average price per square foot for Chicago IL was $198, an increase of 11.9% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Chicago IL for Nov 14 to Feb 15 was $220,000 based on 3,383 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 11.1%, or $22,000, and the number of home sales decreased 11.4%. There are currently 8,605 resale and new homes in Chicago on Trulia, including 172 open houses, as well as 10,480 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 $440,102 for the week ending Feb 18, which represents an increase of 2%, or $8,552, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Chicago include Near North Side and Lincoln Park, with average listing prices of $992,376 and $1,343,273.


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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