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1249 W Nelson St
Chicago, IL 60657

Lake View

Local Information

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  • Schools
    1 Elementary School
    1 Middle School
    2 High Schools
  • Crime
    Lowest crime relative to the rest of Cook county.
  • Commute
    40% of residents commute by car.
  • Shop & Eat
    596 Restaurants
    54 Groceries
    259 Nightlife

Description

You love the location, now come fall in love with this elegant home in the desirable Lincoln Park High School district! The open living/dining area have gleaming hardwood floors, a gas log fireplace and built-in shelves. The beautiful kitchen features a custom built banquette, a large island, granite countertops, newer stainless steel appliances and lots of storage. The Premier suite features a recently remodeled en suite bathroom with calacatta marble, double walk in/steam shower, as well as two walk-in closets and a Juliet balcony. The finished third floor has two additional bedrooms and a "roof top" deck. The walk-out basement is comprised of a family room with ample natural light, built-in shelves, gas fireplace and wet bar. The full bath plus bonus room in the basement has been used as a bedroom in the past but can fill any need. This home has storage galore! Just off the kitchen you can enjoy the elevated deck overlooking the brick patio and landscaped yard. The two car garage has double overhead doors one that opens to the yard, perfect for those summer parties. Come see this beautiful home on prime, neighborly & tree-lined Nelson Ave. in south Lake View. The area has much to offer just under a mile to Wrigley Field, grocery stores, restaurants and shops, and a quick walk to both the Red & Brown lines.

Home Details for 1249 W Nelson St

Year Built
1995
Parking
2 Car Garage
Price/Sqft
No Info
HOA
None
Heating
Yes
Cooling
Yes
Outdoor
Patio
Pool
No
Active Status
MLS Status: Contingent
Interior Features
Interior Details
Basement: Full,English,Finished,Exterior AccessNumber of Rooms: 4Types of Rooms: Dining Room, Family Room, Kitchen, Living RoomWet Bar
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 5Number of Bathrooms: 5Number of Bathrooms (full): 4Number of Bathrooms (half): 1
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)DishwasherDryerLaundry: 2nd Floor LaundryMicrowaveRefrigeratorWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Natural GasHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Central Air,ZonedHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 2Fireplace: Gas Log, Living Room, BasementHas a Fireplace
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Window: Skylight(s)Flooring: Hardwood
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Levels: 3 StoriesFloors: Hardwood
Exterior Features
Exterior Home Features
Patio / Porch: Deck, PatioFencing: FencedExterior: BalconyFoundation: Concrete Perimeter
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 2Number of Covered Spaces: 2Other Parking: Garage(On Site, Owned, Detached, Garage Door Opener(s))Has a GarageNo Attached GarageParking Spaces: 2Parking: Garage
Frontage
Not on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer
Days on Market
Days on Market: 68
Property Information
Year Built
Year Built: 1995
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family Residence
Building
Construction Materials: Brick, BlockNot a New ConstructionNo Additional Parcels
Property Information
Parcel Number: 14291150040000
Price & Status
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Close Of Escrow
Location
School Information
Elementary School District: 299Jr High / Middle School District: 299High School: Lincoln Park High SchoolHigh School District: 299
Agent Information
Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: 11050893
Community
Community Features: Curbs, Gated, Sidewalks
HOA
HOA Fee Includes: None
Lot Information
Lot Area: 0.0683 Acres
Listing Info
Special Conditions: List Broker Must Accompany
Tax Information
Annual Tax Amount: $23,119
Business
Business Information
Owner Name: OorOwnership: Fee Simple
Miscellaneous
BasementZillow Contingency Status: Under ContractZillow Home Type: SingleFamily
Additional Information
Mlg Can View
Last check for updates: about 23 hours ago
Listing courtesy of: Mark Keppy
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Source: MRED as distributed by MLS GRID, MLS#11050893

Price History for 1249 W Nelson St

Event DetailsPrice
06/11/2021
Pending
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11050893
$1.29M

04/12/2021
Listed For Sale
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11050893
$1.29M

12/15/2020
ListingRemoved
Agent Provided
$1.29M

10/05/2020
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$1.29M

08/27/2020
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$1.4M

12/27/2013
Sold
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #08440525
$945K

10/24/2013
ListingRemoved
Agent Provided
$949K

10/04/2013
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$949K

09/10/2013
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$999K

06/12/2013
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$1.1M

06/04/2013
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$1.15M

05/03/2005
Sold
Agent Provided
$950K

09/25/1995
Sold
Agent Provided
$591K

11/15/1994
Sold
Agent Provided
$160K

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Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2019
Tax$23,119
Assessment$1,185,010
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

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Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about Lake View

At least 307 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 98%
    There are sidewalks
  • 97%
    It's dog friendly
  • 92%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 91%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 84%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 79%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 73%
    Kids play outside
  • 70%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 63%
    Parking is easy
  • 55%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 49%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 48%
    It's quiet
  • 46%
    There are community events
  • 41%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 31%
    There's wildlife
  • 27%
    Car is needed
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    "Great public school in Burley. Tons of playgrounds and parks. Walk to diners, restaurants etc. walk to the El and plenty of buses. "
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    "Everyone is very friendly, the living space is green, there are many community events. I really like this place."
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    "Commute is ok. I have a 15 min walk to Southport brown line, then a 25 min train ride down to the Loop."
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    "Dog owners are respectful and considerate. Picking up after their dog and keeping them on a lease. There is a dog park in the neighborhood."
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    "Family friendly, great schools parks and family fun. Have lived here for over 18 years and it just keeps getting better all the time "
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    "Great access to red and brown lines! Lots of stop signs within the neighborhood however. "
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    "I love very close to the brown line so it is a convenient commute to work which I love! The train station is well maintained and typically runs on time. "
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    "There are Not a lot of apace for dogs to run and play. No large parks for them to play catch in, except maybe the Wrigley one. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Good grassy areas, but kind of busy in places. Lake View East in particular wouldn’t be great for a skittish dog."
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    "I've lived in this neighborhood for 6 months and love it. folks are friendly and they pet's too and I'm not too far from chase bank and Walgreens nowhere from here and CVS "
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    "There are great schools and a lot of families around this area. It is lively yet peaceful. A great neighborhood to start a family in"
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    "It’s a great area for pets. There isn’t a large park nearby, but other than that it’s sufficient for you to walk around the neighborhood... Xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx"
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    "The commute in this neighborhood is good it be great if we had bus #11 back. I miss living in this area. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Lots of dogs. But drivers are not cautious. People do not seem overly friendly to dogs. It is very loud and can cause dogs to be on alert constantly. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I use public transit which is pretty central to the neighborhood but also have access to a car. It’s not a very congested area, which I like. "
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    "People are always walking their dogs in this neighborhood and are very friendly and generally pick up after their dogs!"
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    "Awesome public transportation, great parks, close to the lake. A lot of good outdoor activities for everyone"
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  • Trulia User
    "The dog beach, lake front trail, a lot of dogs in general. There’s seems to be a lot of dog friendly businesses. Everyone seems to love dogs."
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s a dog friendly neighborhood, lots of people have big and small dogs, I know a lot of people by their dogs names, lots of dog walkers I recognize, plenty of green space and a dog run nearby! "
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  • Trulia User
    "Beautiful part of Chicago and wonderful restaurants and parks. Pet friendly. Excellent transportation"
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    "i've lived in this area for more than 5 years. This is a great place if you are looking for some quiet and peace. If you want to indulge in extravaganza , there are so many eateries and late night hangouts nearby. The neighbours are friendly and its completely safe at night"
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  • Trulia User
    "the area has a great parks for children to play, not far from the beach. Friendly and safe neighborhood. "
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  • Trulia User
    "everyone is friendly, it's a great place to live.tons of families and dog owners are present in the neighborhood everyone's always walking their dogs."
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  • Trulia User
    "Easy access to the red and blue line and about a 30 minute commute downtown. The neighborhood is close to a lot of things. "
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    "I’ve lived here for 5 years and love it! There is such a strong sense of community and safety in Lakeview. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Most schools in the area are highly rated for CPS! Great area for living and commuting. Great community throughout different parts of lakeview. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Good variety of schools...a park with a pool! Bus, restaurants, stores, shops. Roscoe Village is awesome.. Close to expressway. "
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    "Plenty of families in the area with lots of events that kids can enjoy along with parents. I find the area and neighborhood very welcoming and safe."
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    "Taking a walk through the neighborhood on a nice day is just beautiful. They homes are lovely and everyone is friendly."
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    "No idea I don’t have kids. But schools are good near me. Lots of parks and family friendly restaurants "
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  • Trulia User
    "Pretty tranquil, minutes from places that take time to get there. It has sidewalks & the air is totally breathable."
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  • Trulia User
    "Quiet tree-lined streets make for great family walks. Beautiful well cared for homes & nice neighbors! "
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  • Trulia User
    "There’s everything to do here. If you’re bored it’s your fault. Lakefront, shopping, Cubs "
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  • Trulia User
    "I have lived in this neighborhood for a year. Not many people have cars. Most people use public transit."
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    "Tons of street fairs and awesome bars and restaurants. Easy access to the lake and public transit to downtown. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Kid friendly, great restaurants and shopping. Great schools and overall neighborhood feeling. Close to nearby stores and within walking distance "
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1249 W Nelson St, Chicago, IL 60657 is a 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom single-family home built in 1995. 1249 W Nelson St is located in Lake View, Chicago. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by MRED as distributed by MLS GRID on Apr 12, 2021. The asking price for 1249 W Nelson St is $1,295,000. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 11050893.