Chicago Real Estate Overview


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Average Listing Price

  • $435,908
  • for week ending May 13
  • +$10,810
  • +2.5%
  • w-o-w

Median Sales Price

  • $240,000
  • Feb '15 - May '15
  • +$16,000
  • +7.1%
  • y-o-y

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Most popular neighborhoods Avg. listing Price
Week ending May 13
w-o-w
Near North Side $863,846 +4.1%
Lincoln Park $1,148,721 +16.3%
DePaul $988,027 +10.7%
Loop $585,086 +3.4%
Edgewater $262,479 -3.1%
Movers & Shakers Avg. listing price
Week ending May 13
w-o-w
North Lawndale $88,452 +16.5%
Lincoln Park $1,148,721 +16.3%
Tri-Taylor $266,559 -14.0%
Burnside $90,031 +13.7%
Hyde Park $347,269 +12.7%
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Summary for Chicago


Average price per square foot for Chicago IL was $205, an increase of 10.2% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Chicago IL for Feb 15 to May 15 was $240,000 based on 3,342 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 7.1%, or $16,000, and the number of home sales decreased 16.8%. There are currently 11,398 resale and new homes in Chicago on Trulia, including 520 open houses, as well as 9,543 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 $435,908 for the week ending May 13, which represents an increase of 2.5%, or $10,810, compared to the prior week. Popular neighborhoods in Chicago include Near North Side and Lincoln Park, with average listing prices of $863,846 and $1,148,721.


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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