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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
Local Listings in Chicago, IL
 $1,607,900 
360 W Erie St # 2QP58Q
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2396 SqFt
 $1,607,900 
360 W Erie St # 2QP58Q
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2396 SqFt
 $349,900 
2143 W 19th St # 3
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1300 SqFt
 $334,900 
2143 W 19th St # 2
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1300 SqFt
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)
- See the available apartments and rentals in Chicago
DID YOU KNOW
Buying a home is the biggest single purchase most people make during their lives. The second largest is most often an automobile.

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    250 Reviews
    Sweet home Chicago. - 8/11/2018
    I’ve lived in several major cities and although Chicago is far from perfect, I will always love it there. I highly recommend living here/visiting here. Culture, history,... Read More

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    Most corrupt city in the USA - 6/22/2018
    The city is loosing people everyday. The taxes will eat you up alive. The crime rate is out of control. It's safer in Iraq. Winters are long and dreary. Little if any... Read More

    Why - 6/14/2018
    Why you vote people in that hate us. Illegals kill us poor. Illegals they don’t even arrest here. Rich or rich and used to just keep the poor poor...they we afraid for... Read More


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