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ChicagoNorth Side

Bucktown home sells for $2.65M

2163 N Oakley

There have only been nine single-family home sales in Bucktown in the $2 million range in the past 3 years, according to MLS data retrieved via Redfin. Only two of those sales were north of Armitage Ave. A home at 2041 W Dickens sold for $2.375M in September. Earlier this month a Noah Properties‘ home ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 22, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

A wonderfully renovated Lincoln Park Victorian home

2615 Burling

The painted lady Victorian at 2615 N Burling has been completely renovated in a contemporary open plan while retaining its original charm. The home is on a quiet, tree-lined residential street. It has 3 ½ baths and currently has 3 bedrooms but could be adapted to host five. One unusual aspect of the home is ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 11, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

New Bridgeport homes expand a successful community

Lexington Square

Several months ago Lexington Square‘s third phase launched 20 new rowhomes and the second phase of Lexington Place began the sale of 19 new single-family homes. The new homes reflect the expansion of a successful community that has drawn scores of value-conscious buyers to a location steps from Bridgeport‘s popular Donovan Park. The Lexington Square ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 20, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

A new, unconventional North Center home on a wide lot

3726 Claremont

The 6-bedroom, 4 ½ bath home at 3726 N Claremont is on a wide North Center lot directly opposite the sought-after Bell School. The newly-built home has every feature you’d expect in a luxury single-family priced just under $2.4M. What you won’t expect until you see the home is the unconventional use of steel and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 17, 2014
ChicagoFar North

Bowmanville home aims to crack the $1 million mark

2209 W Farragut

It’s been nearly two years since we visited the 2200 block of Farragut for the video tour, above, of a home with Eric Rojas, one of YoChicago’s advertisers. The home, at 2209 W Farragut, was listed for sale at $419,000 and sold for $420,000. A newly-built 5-bedroom, 3 ½ bath home just down the block ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 5, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Tour a corner home in River North’s mansion district

433 W Superior

433 W Superior is a 7,200 square foot corner rowhome in a convenient River North location close to Montgomery Ward Park, restaurants, public transit and the expressway grid. The light-filled home has four large private terraces, 5 bedrooms, 4 ½ baths, a 2 ½-car garage and multiple family and entertaining areas. It’s listed for sale ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 3, 2014

A drive through Woodleaf at the Sanctuary Club in Kildeer

Woodleaf at Sanctuary Club

Woodleaf at the Sanctuary Club in Kildeer is a quiet enclave of twenty-six custom and semi-custom luxury homes on half-acre and larger home sites. All of the sites back up to wooded areas and lakes. Woodleaf is being developed by Portfolio Homes, the luxury division of Lexington Homes, which is one of Chicago’s oldest and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 30, 2014

A mini-tour of a luxury Kildeer home at Woodleaf at the Sanctuary Club

Sanctuary Club

Woodleaf at the Sanctuary Club in northwest-suburban Kildeer is a community of twenty-six custom homes on half-acre lots bordered by wooded areas and lakes. The developer is Portfolio Homes, the luxury division of Lexington Homes, one of Chicago’s largest and most-experienced builders. Two homes at Woodleaf are available for immediate occupancy. The 4-bedroom, 4-bath home ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 23, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

A rare double lot at Bridgeport’s Lexington Place

Lexington Place II site plan

The single-family homes at Lexington Place II in Bridgeport will offer one buyer an opportunity that’s very rare in new construction – a double lot. The southernmost home in the 3700 block of South Sangamon St will have a full side lot south of the home. The lot enables a homeowner to have flexible play, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 9, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

New homes reflect the reinvention of Bridgeport

Lexington Place

The Chicago Advocate blog has an informative and detailed, if somewhat boosterish, overview of the changes that have occurred and are about to occur in Bridgeport. The Lexington Square townhomes and Lexington Place single-family homes reflect the continuing and growing appeal of one of Chicago’s most-storied and loyalty-inspiring neighborhoods. Lexington Square recently launched its third ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 1, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Video – A luxurious Old Town single-family on a tree-lined street

1442 N Wieland

The luxurious home at 1442 N Wieland has many features that make it an unusual find in Old Town. The home has an attached 3-car garage with a heated driveway / snow-melt system, elevator access to all of its levels, outdoor living spaces on all levels, and uncommonly large bedrooms, four of which are en-suite. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 23, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Video – 14 new Noah Properties homes in Logan Square

2635 W Medill

A Logan Square block is about to be transformed by the construction of fourteen new single-family homes by hot-selling builder Noah Properties. The development, billed as the Artisan Collection, will have 12 homes fronting the 2600 block of tree-lined Medill St and 2 homes around the corner on Belden. The free-standing homes, pre-construction priced from ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 17, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New luxury homes nearing completion in Kildeer

Woodleaf at Sanctuary Club

Woodleaf at the Sanctuary Club is a tranquil community of 28 half-acre home sites in north suburban Kildeer. The Portfolio Homes division of Lexington Homes, one of the area’s most experienced builders, is offering semi-custom homes at Woodleaf in a wide variety of designs. Four of the homes have been completed and sold, and two ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 15, 2014
ChicagoNorthwest Side

New single-family homes slated for Sauganash

Sauganash Glen

For some months now there’s been a sign announcing Sauganash Glen on a site in the 4200 block of W Peterson Ave. Sales were originally slated to begin this past spring, with models opening this summer. Current plans call for sales to start in January or February of next year. The development, in the leafy ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on September 5, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Webster Square condo details emerging

Webster Square

An @properties webpage has begun surfacing details of the condo offerings at Webster Square, 550 W Webster in Lincoln Park. Residences at Webster Square, the condo portion of the development, will offer one-, two- and three-bedroom condos with 1 ½ to 3 ½ baths, priced from $480,000 to $2,000,000. South-facing units will have dramatic skyline ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on September 5, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

Lots of outdoor space at Bridgeport’s Lexington Square 3

Lexington Square kitchen

Lexington Square has transformed a quiet corner of Bridgeport adjacent to Donovan Park into a sought-after residential enclave. The success of the first two phases of the Lexington Square rowhouses has led to the launch of a third phase, with three- and four-bedroom, 2 ½ o 3 ½ bath homes currently pre-completion priced from $384,990. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 4, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A spacious light-filled landmark on Astor Street

1345 N Astor

The Edwin J Gardiner house, 1345 N Astor St, was built in 1887 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The 14-room, 5-bedroom, 5 ½ bath Gold Coast home has east, west and south exposures, large windows and multiple skylights that flood the home with natural light. The home has been beautifully ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 26, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

A wonderful Bucktown home that’s large yet cozy

1614 Leavitt

When you arrive at 1614 N Leavitt in Bucktown you’ll feel like you’re at a home built in the late 1800s. In fact, the home is less than 10 years old but is a wonderful recreation of an architecturally distinctive period piece. Every element in the home is of artisan quality and a high level ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 22, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

See classic cars and classic homes in Bridgeport this weekend

A classic roadster

The St Barbara Classic Car Show will be held this Saturday, August 23, from 9 am to 4 pm, at 2859 S Throop St in Bridgeport. The event will feature classic show cars, antiques, custom hot rods and muscle cars. Car owners pay a fee to exhibit, but the event is free to viewers. The ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 21, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

New homes in Bridgeport just steps from Donovan Park

Lexington Square kitchen

Lexington Square‘s third phase is launching 20 new rowhomes and the second phase of Lexington Place has begun the sale of 19 new single-family homes. The Lexington Square rowhomes feature 3 or 4 bedrooms, 2 ½ or 3 ½ baths, high ceilings, hardwood floors in living areas, kitchens with ample cabinet and counter space and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 14, 2014