Chicago Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $429,597
  • for week ending Apr 15
  • +$10,856
  • +2.6%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $225,000
  • Jan '15 - Apr '15
  • +$25,000
  • +12.5%
  • y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Apr 15
w-o-w
Near North Side $828,473 -4.1%
Lincoln Park $1,134,958 +13.7%
Loop $580,768 -0.9%
DePaul $995,958 +6.2%
Edgewater $266,627 -4.1%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Apr 15
w-o-w
Back of the Yards $82,480 -33.3%
West Garfield Park $61,767 -20.5%
Pullman $99,426 +19.1%
Canaryville $210,422 -17.5%
Burnside $90,075 +16.8%
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Summary for Chicago


Average price per square foot for Chicago IL was $200, an increase of 11.1% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Chicago IL for Jan 15 to Apr 15 was $225,000 based on 3,074 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 12.5%, or $25,000, and the number of home sales decreased 16%. There are currently 10,131 resale and new homes in Chicago on Trulia, including 46 open houses, as well as 9,727 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 $429,597 for the week ending Apr 15, which represents an increase of 2.6%, or $10,856, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Chicago include Near North Side and Lincoln Park, with average listing prices of $828,473 and $1,134,958.


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
Southside Occupational Academy High School Public
Northside Learning Center Public 9 - 12
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