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Here is an update on Oak Park Illinois homes for sale.   There are currently 142 homes for sale in Oak Park.  301 homes have sold in the last 12 months with a median sales price of $370,000.  Those homes that sold had an average market time of 144 days.   The highest price received for a home in ...
33 multi-units in Oak Park, Illinois have sold in the last 12 months with an average sale price of $246,000 and market time of 150  days. The highest price paid for a multi unit in Oak Park int the last 12 months was $425,000. There are currently 27 multi-units on the market with an average listi...
River Forest Real Estate The median price price (all property types included) for River Forest is up 2.1% since this time in 2011.   Looking at a break out of attached single family homes (condos, townhomes) and detached single family homes we can see that the attached sector of homes has had 28....
Here is the scoop on 2 bedroom condos in Bucktown.         Over the last 12 months the median sales price of 2 bedroom condos in the Bucktown neighborhood of Chicago was $321,000.  Condos that sold took an average market time of 154 days verus those currently active have a market time of 200 days...
Riverside Real Estate Market The number of sales closed is very similar to where it was last year this winter.  2010 was a typical sales pattern in for the midwest where the number of units sold rises in the in the spring/summer then fallx off in the fall/winter.  2009's pattern was affected by t...
This market update is specifically for 2 bedroom condos in the Gold Coast.       Looking at the last 12 months of sales data, the median sale price of a 2 bedroom condo in the Gold Coast is $360,000.  The average market time is for those units was 235 days.    
This market report is just for single family homes in Oak Park zip code 60302. The sold data is for the last 12 months. So the market looks relatively healthy with 85 home on the market and 171 that have sold in the last 12 months along with 34 that are under contract. Certainly less than a years...
I just posted some graphs to my blog on Chicago Real Estate Scene concerning the real estate market in River Forest.  It looks like the market here is improving with inventories seriously down from 2010.  This should put pressure on prices if it continues. Median sales prices are pretty flat for ...
Every wonder where the Chicago Bears players actual live?  Do they own homes or rent? Live in the city or the burbs?   Here is a great post that will tell you more: Homes of the Chicago Bears.  
According to the Illinois Association of Realtors (IAR), home sales were up 20.4% in Chicago but median sales price was down 12.3% from November 2010 to November 2011.   Distressed homes are still pushing down sales prices but that trend is being offset partially by lower inventory levels and hig...

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