Albany Park is a neighborhood located in Chicago, Illinois.
For lovers of worldwide cuisine including Latin American, Middle Eastern and Mexican, Albany Park is the place for you to be in order to enjoy yourself and treat your palate to something good. It's OK to be very picky about the food you eat because with the large number of gourmet markets in this neighborhood you'll find an impressive range of high-quality ingredients. One of the most exciting aspects of Albany Park is how safe it is for children to be able to play alone outside. Living here, it is very easy to commute to and from work by public transportation.
A large number of homes in Albany Park are inhabited by renters, making it important to get to know them before they move. This neighborhood has been attracting a younger demographic in recent years, and its population now has a relatively low median age.
In Albany Park, the average listing price dropped slightly to $260,512 this year from a previous $260,782 seen last year. At the same time, inventory marginally declined by 4.8 percent to reach 99 listings in this year. This neighborhood features a number of penthouses which offer tons of space, amazing views, and the conveniences of high-rise living. Many of the homes in this neighborhood have a welcoming bungalow style characteristic of the middle of the last century. Fireplaces are always a plus as they keep you cozier and warmer in the winter, and many homes in this location come with an authentic fireplace.