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Market Conditions in 60612 : Real Estate Advice

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Sat Aug 8, 2009
Joe Zekas answered:
Except for a brief blip in speculative activity earlier in this decade, East Garfield park has been in a long, sustained decline that's unlikely to change much in the foreseeable future.

If you're looking at it for speculative reasons, just forget it.

If you're looking for some of the few blocks that remain attractive and affordable for a long-term place to live, go for it. That's assuming schools aren't a factor in your decision, since the schools in the area are terminally bad.
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