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What the Locals Think

Score: 7.1 out of 10
Ranked 2nd best city in Illinois


“Small town and a big city…”

Chicago has so many neighborhoods and areas in it that describing it as a whole is darn near impossible. There are areas that have incredible shopping and busy with a cosmopolitan feel. There are also areas that have a small town feel where …
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by almostsinglemom

“The Windy City, the best city…”

I’ve grown up outside Chicago, and have loved the city my whole life. I like going downtown to Greek Town and eating at the Parthenon, which is one of the best restaurants in my opinion. Taking in a ball game either at Wrigley or Cellular On…
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by BCoughlin

“Another Suburb in the City…”

A good friend of mine who has lived in this neighborhood since the mid-60s adamantly insists that this neighborhood is known as “Washington Heights” and that Brainerd is a smaller area within its borders. As a long-time resident, I guess s…
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by Deena

“Interesting Mix of Old and New…”

Old Town

Boundaries: North – North Avenue (1600N), South – Division Street (1200N), East – Clark Street (100W), West – Halsted Street (800W).

Located just west of Chicago’s Gold Coast, this neighborhood has evolved from a “h…
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by Deena

“Chicago does Little Italy in style…”

If it seems like Little Italy is getting smaller by the second, that may be because it is! But this is still the place to drop by if you are in search of ethnic Italian goods – like groceries, bakeries and of course restaurants. These days…
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by ARam

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Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $372,000

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $372,000 $183,500
Median Single Family Home Value $1,516,400 $182,400
Median Condo Value $339,500 $193,700
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $382,800 $141,400
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $609,000 $176,900
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $1,106,000 $294,900
Percent Homes Decreasing 43.6% 27.9%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $317 $116
Median Sale Price $465,500 $213,900
Property Tax $4,773 $2,158
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 7.5% 4.3%
1-Yr. Change -1.8% 4%

Real Estate Market Activity

Recently sold Bucktown, Chicago homes

Sold 01/31/2016 for $1,187,000
-1 beds, 8.0 baths, 8,154 sq ft

Sold 01/27/2016 for $547,500
2 beds, 2.5 baths, 0 sq ft

Sold 01/22/2016 for $280,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 0 sq ft

Sold 01/20/2016 for $3,200
4 beds, 3.0 baths, 3,000 sq ft

Sold 01/20/2016 for $389,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 829 sq ft

Sold 01/19/2016 for $330,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 0 sq ft

Sold 01/19/2016 for $246,500
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 822 sq ft

Sold 01/19/2016 for $482,500
-1 beds, 0.0 baths, 0 sq ft

Sold 01/15/2016 for $245,000
1 beds, 1.5 baths, 1,105 sq ft

Sold 01/15/2016 for $210,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 800 sq ft

See Bucktown, Chicago real estate and homes for sale

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