Back in October of 2010 Red Seal Homes held a grand opening event for its curiously named Avondale Closeout development. Plans called for 19 homes base-priced from the $560s to the $600s, with a first phase of 9 homes. Since that time, according to Redfin data, two homes have sold. A 5-bedroom, 3 ½ bath ...
The Villa news
The Villa, a subdivision originally marketed in the early 1900s as Irving Park Villa, is a Chicago landmark district. It’s not a particularly distinguished landmark area, although it does have an integrity about it, with most of its mostly bungalow-style homes showing Prairie, Craftsman and American Four-Square influences.
The area’s defining characteristics include the stone pillars that mark its boundaries, landscaped parkways, floral circles, and front-lot setbacks. The Villa is bounded on the south by Addison Ave (3600 N), on the west by Pulaski Ave (4000 W), and on the north by Avondale Ave, which parallels the Kennedy Expy.