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Housing in Chicago, Illinois

The median home cost in Chicago is $225,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -8.6%. Home Appreciation in Chicago is up 3.5%. 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
- 13.6% of houses and apartments in Chicago, are unoccupied (vacancy rate)
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Local Listings in Chicago, IL
 $240,000 
6324 S Washtenaw Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 3.0 | 946 SqFt
 $240,000 
6324 S Washtenaw Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 3.0 | 946 SqFt
 $192,082 
1230 W Jarvis Ave APT 2N
Bed -1 | Bath 0.0 | 0 SqFt
 $181,829 
6001 W 55th St
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 | 1083 SqFt

HOUSING BY YEAR BUILT

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  HOUSINGChicago, IllinoisUnited States
  Median Home Age6737
  Median Home Cost$225,500$216,200
  Home Appr. Last 12 months3.47%6.77%
  Home Appr. Last 5 yrs.36.37%31.12%
  Home Appr. Last 10 yrs.-8.59%11.41%
  Property Tax Rate$15.71$11.89
  Homes Owned38.58%56.34%
  Housing Vacant13.62%12.45%
  Homes Rented47.81%31.21%
  AVERAGE RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
  Studio Apartment$890$890
  1 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,130$990
  2 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,430$1,240
  3 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,900$1,660
  4 Bedroom Home or Apartment$2,360$1,910
  VACANT HOUSING
  Vacant For Rent3.90%2.34%
  Vacant Rented0.44%0.46%
  Vacant For Sale1.28%1.20%
  Vacant Sold0.46%0.46%
  Vacant Vacation1.13%3.97%
  Vacant Other6.40%4.02%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  Less Than $20,0002.74%4.57%
  $20,000 to $39,9991.26%3.37%
  $40,000 to $59,9992.28%4.19%
  $60,000 to $79,9993.61%5.74%
  $80,000 to $99,9995.40%6.79%
  $100,000 to $149,99914.40%15.19%
  $150,000 to $199,99915.01%14.69%
  $200,000 to $299,99922.52%18.15%
  $300,000 to $399,99913.75%10.43%
  $400,000 to $499,9996.34%5.70%
  $500,000 to $749,9997.15%6.39%
  $750,000 to $999,9992.34%2.41%
  $1,000,000 or more3.22%2.39%
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    Reviews for Chicago    253 Reviews
    Think twice if you didn’t grow up here - 1/26/2019
    I grew up in the near west suburbs of Chicago and moved back 5 years ago in my 50s to be near family. I have lived all over the country, including NY and CA. I now... Read More

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    Chicago is a Mini NYC - 11/20/2018
    I've lived in Chicago since 1999, relocated from Pittsburgh after attending college in Virginia. Chicago has 77 neighborhoods. Very diverse population from all around... Read More

    Low quality of life. City & state broken. - 10/10/2018
    I was unfortunate enough to live in Chicago for several years. First of all the weather is horrible. People know the winter is bad but the summer is the worst season,... Read More


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    NEW LISTINGS IN CHICAGO IL
    $240,000
    6324 S Washtenaw Ave
    Bed 5 | Bath 3.0 |

    $192,082
    1230 W Jarvis Ave APT 2N
    Bed -1 | Bath 0.0 |

    $181,829
    6001 W 55th St
    Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

    $192,136
    4910 W Erie St
    Bed 2 | Bath 0.0 |

    $185,537
    5943 S Komensky Ave
    Bed 5 | Bath 1.5 |

    $260,861
    3300 N Osceola Ave
    Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

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