Top 15 Streets for Chicago Luxury Single Family Homes

Best Streets In Chicago

As a long-time resident of Chicago, I have become familiar with the most popular streets for luxury single family homes. While you’ll find high-end condos and luxury high rises in downtown Chicago, Lakeview and Lincoln Park's streets are home to some of the best single family homes on the market.

I’ve gathered up the top streets in Lakeview and Lincoln for luxury single family homes, and you can find more of my favorite streets my blog.

If you have any questions about the streets listed here, please contact me at 312-498-5080 or email me at ssalnick@dreamtown.com.


1. Orchard Street

  • Located in Lincoln Park between Armitage and Willow
  • Zoning requirements allow for larger single family homes
  • Located just outside of the Historic District

2. Howe Street

  • Located in Lincoln Park, running parallel to Orchard and Burling
  • Large lots for single family homes
  • Close to shopping, dining, theaters and more

3. Kenmore Street

  • Located in Lincoln Park, in between Webster and Dickens
  • Large, spacious single family luxury homes
  • A beautiful tree-lined street you'll love

4. Deming Street

  • Homes built in conjunction with Lincoln Park 2550
  • Residents may enjoy a variety of luxury amenities
  • Charming single-family homes filled with character

5. Burling Street

  • Known for multi-million dollar mansions
  • Zoning allows for larger residential homes
  • A highly-sought after street for luxury buyers

6. Clifton Street

  • Attractive neighborhood for luxury buyers
  • Large single-family homes available
  • Close proximity to shopping and dining

7. Hudson Street

  • Runs parallel to N Sedgwick Street
  • Large multi-bedroom, multi-bathroom homes
  • A great neighborhood for a luxury lifestyle

8. Lakeview Street

  • Runs perpendicular to Diversey Parkway
  • Close to North Pond Nature Sanctuary
  • Near shopping, dining and Lake Michigan

9. Cleveland Avenue

  • A great street for luxury single family homes
  • Close to Lincoln Park Zoo and Lincoln Park Cultural Center
  • Near cafes, shopping and more

10. Mohawk Street

  • Homes located between Lincoln Ave and Larrabee St
  • Large, multi-million dollar single family homes
  • One of Chicago's favorite luxury streets

11. George Street

  • Located in the heart of Lakeview
  • Spacious single family homes
  • Close proximity to shopping and dining on Lincoln Avenue

12. Dayton Street

  • Runs parallel to N Halsted Street
  • Homes located between Armitage and Willow
  • Large multi-bedroom, multi-bath homes

13. Fremont Street

  • Known for multi-million dollar mansions
  • Spacious single-family homes
  • A highly-sought after street for luxury buyers

14. Greenview Street

  • Runs parallel to Ashland Avenue
  • Close to parks, shopping and more
  • Large multi-bedroom, multi-bathroom homes

15. Altgeld Street

  • Homes located just off N Lincoln Park Ave
  • Large square footage properties
  • Close to shopping, dining and Lincoln Park staples