Chicago Real Estate Blog

September 12, 2018

The Best Of The Best Chicago Luxury Condos Closed In July

July was another banner month for the latest darling on the Chicago luxury condo market: 9 W Walton. This new construction building has been wooing buyers for the last several months, often among the highest priced sales in the luxury market. In July, 9 W Walton took 3 of the top 5 spots for most […]
September 7, 2018

On the Market: One-of-a-Kind Contemporary Luxury Condo on Penthouse Level in Chicago’s Near North

Sophisticated, contemporary and carefully curated, this 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath unit at The Fordham is a paradigm of modern luxury living for the discerning modernist. The 3,700 square foot penthouse-level condo was renovated and designed to showcase its pure modern aesthetic, its 180 degrees of sweeping views and lengthy list of extraordinary features. Address: 25 […]
July 31, 2018

Chicago Luxury Condo Sales Were Awesome In June

June continued to show strength in Chicago’s ultra-luxury condo market, with 13 sales topping $2 million. And five of those sales were over $5 million, including the most expensive closing of the month—a raw penthouse space atop the Ritz-Carlton Residences. The trend we continue to see among luxury condo sales is that the top sales […]
July 30, 2018

Chicago Luxury Home Sales on a Tear in June

The Chicago luxury home market hasn’t show signs of slowing down, and June was no exception. The month saw 75 closings on luxury single family homes (luxury defined as a closing price of $1 million or higher) for a total sales volume of $128 million. And for the ultra-luxury market (sales prices of at least […]
July 14, 2018

10 Chicago Luxury Homes Sold in May for More than $2 Million

Summer might have just been getting started, but May was one hot market for Chicago luxury real estate. The month saw 81 sales of luxury homes (sold for more than $1 million) for a total sales volume of $120.5 million It’s no surprise that the top three most expensive sales were in Lincoln Park, two […]
July 12, 2018

May Sales Report: An Amazing 14 Chicago Luxury Condos Close for More Than $2 Million

The ultra-luxury market is alive and well this summer, with new construction properties popping up alongside some of the city’s most iconic, established buildings. In May, total sales volume was more than $100 million, with 8 Chicago condos closing at a sales price over $3 million. The most expensive condo sold in May was in […]
May 20, 2018

The Name to Know From Chicago Luxury Condo Sales in April: 9 W Walton

The new construction luxury market is alive and well, as April’s condo sales made clear. Sales were strong last month, with a healthy number of ultra-luxury prices. Eleven properties closed for more than $2.5 million. For the luxury buyer, a high price point of several million is not an issue for the luxury buyer when […]
May 15, 2018

Five Chicago Luxury Homes Sold for More Than $2 Million in March

March was a very interesting month for Chicago luxury real estate, particularly with single-family home sales. The top five sales all fell into the “ultra-luxury” category, selling for more than $2 million each. Time will tell if the surge of ultra-luxury sales is an isolated situation, or if it could be the beginning of a […]
May 4, 2018
Lincoln Park 2550 Condos For Sale

New Construction Condos at 9 W Walton Accounted for Nearly Half of the $2M-Plus Closings in March

Looking at each month’s condo sales, we can generally see some common denominators or indicators of what’s to come in Chicago real estate: a trend that buyers are gravitating toward, a hot neighborhood or even negotiating tactics between buyers and sellers. And March’s closings definitely point to something worth watching in Chicago real estate: 9 […]
April 1, 2018

February Closings for Luxury Chicago Condos Were All About Square Footage

Square footage is something I bring up with my clients a lot. Whether you’re moving into the city from the burbs, or are a recent empty nester, buyers are often drawn to the convenience of amenities, services and location of a Chicago downtown luxury condo—but they don’t want to sacrifice space and square footage to […]
August 5, 2011
Chicago condos at 10 E Delaware

5 Chicago Buildings Garner Top Luxury Unit Sales for June

The numbers for June’s luxury real estate sales are out, and downtown Chicago and Michigan Avenue in particular have once again proved to be a great location for real estate sales.
August 2, 2011

Luxury Chicago Real Estate Continues to Sell in June with 30 Detached Home Sales

The majority of luxury homes that sold in June 2011 were in some of Chicago’s most prestigious, coveted neighborhoods, with 30 sales of detached homes.
July 28, 2011

Experience, Care, Details Are What Matter when Working with a Chicago Real Estate Agent

In my 24 years working with clients in Chicago real estate, I’ve come to approach each relationship as if I were reversed. If I were the one making a home or condo purchase, what would I want from a Chicago real estate agent?
July 21, 2011
Chicago condo for sale in River North

On the Chicago Real Estate Market: River North Condo with Prime Location, City Views and More

A downtown Chicago condo in the River North neighborhood has just come on the market, and its coveted location, great views of the city and generous space mean it likely won’t be there long.
July 19, 2011

Downtown Chicago Real Estate Deals at Park Monroe

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July 12, 2011

A Chicago Condo Deal with Amazing Views of the River

For buyers looking for a great deal on a unique Chicago home, this is it: a one-bedroom condo with Trump-like views and a price that’s just right.
July 6, 2011

Helping Buyers Make the Decision to Purchase Chicago Real Estate

The Chicago real estate market has been regularly making the news for several years now, often one story differing from the next. With many mixed messages out there, buyers are becoming much more discriminating when finally “taking the plunge” on a Chicago real estate purchase.
June 30, 2011

Chicago real estate May sales for luxury condos were over $33 million

The luxury condo market is continuing to prove that its still alive, with more than $33 million in sales during the month of May. Luxury condos are defined as sales over $1 million, and May saw 21 individual sales of luxury Chicago condos.
June 30, 2011

Chicago real estate for every lifestyle: Lincoln Park 2520

A closer look at the floorplans for Chicago's Lincoln Park 2520, which offers something for every lifestyle, from smaller 1-bedrooms to units with more than 5,000 square feet.