Archive for Townhomes

The Numbers: Surprise: North Side Rents Have (Mostly) Risen in 2014

[click to expand] If you live in Chicago (and you probably do), this news is not likely to surprise you too much: rents have gone up this year. Yes, rents across the North Side have mostly gone up in 2014. According to apartment search site Zumper, the the median rent in Chicago has gone up [Read More]

December 21, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on The Numbers: Surprise: North Side Rents Have (Mostly) Risen in 2014 | Categories: Apartments, Chicago Real Estate News, Condos, Cook County, Locations, Single Family Homes, Townhomes

Man Caves: Andersonville Greystone Basement Has Man Cave Potential

Kind of like the mullet hair style (or hockey hair if you prefer), this five bedroom, three bathroom Andersonville greystone is all business in the front and party in the back – er basement. Originally built in 1905, this 5,200 square foot residence has recently been gut rehabbed and features all new everything. The basement [Read More]

November 08, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Man Caves: Andersonville Greystone Basement Has Man Cave Potential | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Locations, Remodeling, Townhomes

Development Update: Plan for 62 Townhomes Shared with Anxious Neighborhood

At a packed public meeting hosted by the Prairie District Neighborhood Alliance, architect Jeff Goulette of Sullivan Goulette & Wilson gave the community a first look at the just-announced townhome development planned for the Prairie Avenue site of the failed X/O Condominiums. While a massive downgrade unit-wise from the 479-unit condo project once proposed for [Read More]

September 18, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Development Update: Plan for 62 Townhomes Shared with Anxious Neighborhood | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Townhomes

Luxury Townhomes Set to Replace Empty Lot on Near West Side

Every once in a while, a developer will roll out the carpet and make a big announcement of a coming project, however, that is not generally the case in Chicago. Other times, a developer will hatch a plan, throw it on the internet and leave it there for folks to just stumble upon. A reader [Read More]

July 26, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Luxury Townhomes Set to Replace Empty Lot on Near West Side | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Townhomes

Live Right Off the 606 Trail in One of These Townhouses

Chicago’s new 606 Trail has announced its official opening date for next June, so we’re just a year away. This past winter’s unseasonably cold temperatures and record snow fall caused delays which pushed the trail’s opening back from its original late 2014 completion. No bother, this gives folks who are looking to relocate near the [Read More]

July 02, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Live Right Off the 606 Trail in One of These Townhouses | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Townhomes

Development Update: Flexhouse 2 Development Nearing Completion, Half Sold Out

Coming off the success of its Flexhouse project in Logan Square, Ranquist Development appears to be wrapping up construction of its second major row house development for the northwest side neighborhood. According to a new MLS listing, seven of the fifteen Flexhouse 2 units have already been sold. So, how much would a brand new [Read More]

May 22, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Development Update: Flexhouse 2 Development Nearing Completion, Half Sold Out | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Townhomes

Wright Stuff: Rare Frank Lloyd Wright Designed Row House Lists for $685K

Chicago has a solid stock of Frank Lloyd Wright-designed houses, but even still, the rare Prairie-style homes don’t hit the market everyday. This freshly listed Douglas row house may be one of the most rare Frank Lloyd Wright homes out there. A part of the Roloson Houses built in 1894, these homes represent the only [Read More]

April 29, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Wright Stuff: Rare Frank Lloyd Wright Designed Row House Lists for $685K | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Townhomes