Chicago, Illinois 

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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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Local Listings in Chicago, IL
 $189,900 
5323 S Moody Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 | 1386 SqFt
 $189,900 
5323 S Moody Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 | 1386 SqFt
 $200,000 
8624 S Blackstone Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1300 SqFt
 $259,800 
3250 W 108th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 680 SqFt

HOUSING BY YEAR BUILT

  HOUSINGChicago, IllinoisUnited States
  Median Home Age6940
  Median Home Cost$223,000$219,700
  Home Appr. Last 12 months1.7%7.7%
  Home Appr. Last 5 yrs.26.5%37.0%
  Home Appr. Last 10 yrs.-0.9%28.2%
  Property Tax Rate$15.59$11.78
  Property Taxes Paid$3,655$2,279
  Homes Owned38.9%56.0%
  Housing Vacant12.8%12.2%
  Homes Rented48.3%31.8%
  AVERAGE RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
  Average Rent$1,689$1,391
  Studio Apartment$996$821
  1 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,137$930
  2 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,320$1,148
  3 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,681$1,537
  4 Bedroom Home or Apartment$2,008$1,791
  VACANT HOUSING
  Vacant For Rent3.4%2.1%
  Vacant Rented0.5%0.5%
  Vacant For Sale1.1%1.0%
  Vacant Sold0.6%0.5%
  Vacant Vacation1.2%4.0%
  Vacant Other6.1%4.2%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  Less Than $20,0001.9%3.5%
  $20,000 to $39,9991.1%3.1%
  $40,000 to $59,9992.0%3.9%
  $60,000 to $79,9993.0%5.4%
  $80,000 to $99,9994.4%6.3%
  $100,000 to $149,99913.2%14.7%
  $150,000 to $199,99915.7%14.6%
  $200,000 to $299,99923.3%18.7%
  $300,000 to $399,99914.4%11.0%
  $400,000 to $499,9997.2%6.2%
  $500,000 to $749,9997.7%7.0%
  $750,000 to $999,9992.9%2.7%
  $1,000,000 to $1,499,9991.8%1.5%
  $1,500,000 to $1,999,9990.6%0.5%
  $2,000,000 and over0.9%0.7%
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    Reviews for Chicago    254 Reviews
    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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    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

    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


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    NEW LISTINGS IN CHICAGO IL
    $189,900
    5323 S Moody Ave
    Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

    $200,000
    8624 S Blackstone Ave
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

    $259,800
    3250 W 108th St
    Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

    $194,900
    712 E 88th St
    Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

    $209,999
    3827 W 83rd St
    Bed 5 | Bath 3.0 |

    $239,900
    10138 S Winston Ave
    Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

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