Chicago Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $438,501
  • for week ending Jan 21
  • +$25,216
  • +6.1%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $224,000
  • Oct '14 - Jan '15
  • +$21,500
  • +10.6%
  • y-o-y

Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending Jan 21
w-o-w
Near North Side $960,825 +0.2%
Lincoln Park $1,326,389 +4.6%
DePaul $1,390,706 +19.0%
Uptown $249,204 -0.9%
Wicker Park $726,883 +14.3%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending Jan 21
w-o-w
Washington Park $77,610 -24.8%
Greater Grand Crossing $114,952 +24.6%
Back of the Yards $76,637 -21.5%
Little Village $165,980 +21.2%
DePaul $1,390,706 +19.0%
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Summary for Chicago


Average price per square foot for Chicago IL was $201, an increase of 12.9% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Chicago IL for Oct 14 to Jan 15 was $224,000 based on 3,823 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 10.6%, or $21,500, and the number of home sales decreased 9.7%. There are currently 8,284 resale and new homes in Chicago on Trulia, including 271 open houses, as well as 11,142 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 $438,501 for the week ending Jan 21, which represents an increase of 6.1%, or $25,216, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Chicago include Near North Side and Lincoln Park, with average listing prices of $960,825 and $1,326,389.

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