What Are the Current Real Estate Conditions in the West Loop? (Source: wikimedia.commons - used as royalty free image)

Why the West Loop?

Running along the western bank of the Chicago River, the West Loop is a vibrant neighborhood on the rise, full of great restaurants and nightlife.

Though not an official MLS neighborhood (we used the zip code 60608 to gather our data), the West Loop is typically considered to be bounded by Grand Avenue on the north, Ashland Avenue on the west, the Eisenhower Expressway on the south, and the Chicago River on the east. It is a part of the Near West Side, which puts it close to Little Italy, Greektown, and the United Center, home of the Bulls and the Blackhawks.

Formerly an industrial manufacturing and warehouse area, the modern West Loop has all of the sophisticated amenities - including art galleries, clubs, theaters, and world class eateries - that make Chicago a destination for buyers. Are you one of them?

Want to know more about the amazing dining, culture, and community available in the West Loop? Here are a few places to start:

Ready to buy or sell in this one-of-a-kind community? Here are the current stats for West Loop's condo and housing markets: 

Whether it’s your first time getting ready to file your taxes or your fiftieth, it never seems to get any easier, does it?

After all, your life can drastically change over the course of the year (to say nothing of just how much state and federal tax codes can change over time)! Come filing time, with deadlines looming and pressures mounting, it can be daunting to take the full scope of your finances into account – particularly when you’re a homeowner.

For many people, preparing to file their taxes means asking one big, pressing question: “What home and mortgage documents do I need in order to do my tax return?”

What are the Current Market Conditions for Ukrainian Village, Wicker Park, and All of West Town?

West Town refers to the large neighborhood northwest of the Loop, and is more commonly referenced by its sub-neighborhoods, which include Wicker Park, Ukrainian Village, River West, East Village, part of Bucktown, and Noble Square. Lively communities entrenched in diverse histories and languages, the homes in West Town reflect the hippest and most old-fashioned sides of Chicago, all at once.

Wicker Park, named for the beautiful park at its heart, welcomes artists, families, and foodies alike, and is home to trendy bars, galleries, theater spaces, and countless other quirky gems. You can get a cup of coffee from a number of different shops, most of which are independently owned and burst with eclectic charm.

Ukrainian Village is a more mellow choice. Lined with old trees and filled with classic brick architecture, “Uke Village,” as it's sometimes called, is home to lots of small family businesses, many of which have historically employed Ukrainian or Russian as a first language. Ukrainian Village was also named 2016's "Hottest Neighborhood in the Country" by our colleagues over at Redfin.

For more information on the rest of the neighborhoods that comprise West Town, we encourage you to check out some of these handy resources:

Ready to buy or sell a house or condo in one of these charming neighborhoods? Here are the current market statistics for all of West Town:

2019 Chicago Real Estate Market, Real Group Real Estate

Ah, the beginning of a new year! The perfect time to take a look back at where you’ve been – and where you’re going. This is a great time for reflection and speculation, and that goes doubly so when it comes to the real estate market.

Are you planning to buy or sell a home in the Chicago area in the year ahead? If you’re considering making this major move, then it’s important to take stock of the housing market here in Chicagoland.

What do the months ahead potentially hold for home buyers and sellers? What might the real estate market look like in 2019 - and what are the factors that could be driving any changes or trends? Let’s dive in, and take a look at what may be in store for the Chicago area housing market in 2019:

Page 1 of 99

Real Group Real Estate

Contact Our Team Today

Contact Us
Please enter your name!
Please enter your email!
Write your message!

Search Our Blog

 

 

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Baird & Warner

2762 N Lincoln Ave C2
Chicago, IL 60614

Login Form

© 2013 - 2017 Real Group Real Estate at Baird & Warner. All Rights Reserved. Designed By Geek Chicago
Baird & Warner, 2762 N Lincoln Ave. Chicago, IL 60614 - Privacy Policy