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Housing in Chicago, Illinois

The median home cost in Chicago is $223,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.9%. Home Appreciation in Chicago is up 1.7%. Browse Chicago Real Estate

Average Age of Homes
- The median age of Chicago real estate is 67 years old
The Rental Market in Chicago
- Renters make up 47.8% of the Chicago population
- 3.4% of houses and apartments in Chicago, are available to rent

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Buying a home is the biggest single purchase most people make during their lives. The second largest is most often an automobile.

Local Listings in Chicago
 $585,000 
2858 W Rascher Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3 |
 $389,777 
5211 N Christiana Ave
Bed 6 | Bath 3 | 2000 SqFt
 $2,495,000 
1255 W Schubert Ave
Bed 6 | Bath 8 | 7200 SqFt
HOUSING BY YEAR BUILT

  HOUSINGChicago, IllinoisUnited States
  6940
  $223,000$219,700
  1.7%7.7%
  26.5%37.0%
  -0.9%28.2%
  $15.59$11.78
  $3,655$2,279
  38.9%56.0%
  12.8%12.2%
  48.3%31.8%
  AVERAGE RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
  $1,689$1,391
  $996$821
  $1,137$930
  $1,320$1,148
  $1,681$1,537
  $2,008$1,791
  VACANT HOUSING
  3.4%2.1%
  0.5%0.5%
  1.1%1.0%
  0.6%0.5%
  1.2%4.0%
  6.1%4.2%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  1.9%3.5%
  1.1%3.1%
  2.0%3.9%
  3.0%5.4%
  4.4%6.3%
  13.2%14.7%
  15.7%14.6%
  23.3%18.7%
  14.4%11.0%
  7.2%6.2%
  7.7%7.0%
  2.9%2.7%
  1.8%1.5%
  0.6%0.5%
  0.9%0.7%
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    Reviews for Chicago    256 Reviews
    A Living Hell - 6/5/2019
    I grew up here, and have lived many places in the city & suburbs. I've also lived in other states, so I know what life is like elsewhere. As of 6/2019, this is the... Read More

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    Best City Ever - 4/24/2019
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    My kind of Town - 4/13/2019
    I have lived in this city for 15 years, and I love it. However you have to be a certain type of person to love it here. To be successful here, these are some of the... Read More


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    NEW LISTINGS IN CHICAGO
    $585,000
    2858 W Rascher Ave
    Bed 3 | Bath 3

    $389,777
    5211 N Christiana Ave
    Bed 6 | Bath 3

    $2,495,000
    1255 W Schubert Ave
    Bed 6 | Bath 8

    $429,900
    6052 N Oconto Ave
    Bed 3 | Bath 2

    $2,199,000
    1445 W Wolfram St
    Bed 5 | Bath 5

    $299,000
    4892 N Canfield Ave
    Bed 2 | Bath 1

    $174,900
    532 W 97th St
    Bed 4 | Bath 2

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