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ChicagoSouth Side

Lexington Place 2 offers homes on oversized lots in Bridgeport

Lexington Place 2

The single-family homes at Lexington Place 2 in Bridgeport are on extra-wide, extra-deep lots but are pre-completion priced from just $509,900. Lexington Place 2 is the latest phase of Lexington Homes’ successful single-family / townhome development adjacent to popular Donovan Park. The homes have classic exteriors with rambling front porches, back yards, a full finished ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 24, 2015

Tour a move-in ready home in the Stevenson High School District

Woodleaf

Woodleaf at the Sanctuary Club in Kildeer is a quiet enclave of twenty-six custom and semi-custom homes on half-acre and larger sites that back up to wooded areas and lakes. Woodleaf is in the Stevenson High School District, which Business Insider ranks as the second best in America. A new 4-bedroom, 3 ½ bath home ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 18, 2015
ChicagoNorthwest Side

Sauganash Glen tosses dirt, resets start date

Sauganash Glen

When we looked in on the Sauganash Glen development last September, we reported that: 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. dnaInfo recently reported that the project had a ceremonial groundbreaking last Friday “with ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 16, 2015
ChicagoSouth Side

New Bridgeport homes steps from world-class art

Zhou B Art Center

Bridgeporters are known for their love of local sports – baseball, football and the sport that ain’t beanbag. They’re also becoming known as lovers of innovative art. The Zhou B Art Center, which recently celebrated its 10th anniversary in Bridgeport, draws visitors from around the world and has helped spawn a growing gallery and art ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 21, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

An architectural gem on an extra-wide Lincoln Park lot

610 W Belden

The exterior of the single-family home at 610 W Belden in Lincoln Park is little changed from the time when it was built on an extra-wide lot in the 1890s. Architect Ken Schroeder, inspired by a trip to Asia, created dramatic sculptural spaces in a completely-open and soaring interior. Warm woods cap 3-story spaces and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 12, 2015

Tour a new semi-custom home in the Stevenson High School District

Woodleaf at Sanctuary Club

Woodleaf at the Sanctuary Club in Kildeer is in the Stevenson High School District, which Business Insider ranks as the second best in America. Woodleaf is a quiet enclave of twenty-six custom and semi-custom homes on half-acre and larger sites that back up to wooded areas and lakes. A new 4-bedroom, 3 ½ bath home ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 6, 2015
ChicagoSouth Side

Enjoy the great outdoors at Bridgeport’s Lexington Square

Lexington Square

Lexington Square has transformed a quiet corner of Bridgeport adjacent to Donovan Park into a sought-after residential enclave. The new Lexington Square rowhouses, the third phase in this successful development, offer three- and four-bedroom, 2 ½ to 3 ½ bath homes currently pre-completion priced from $384,990. Residents at Lexington Square 3 enjoy great outdoor space. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 2, 2015

A lovingly-crafted custom home in Glenview

1000 Woodlawn

Jon Elliott of One Builders loves to work with buyers to craft a home that perfectly suits the way they want to live. The 5-bedroom, 4 1/2 bath home at 1000 Woodlawn in Glenview showcases Elliott’s attention to detail and has a wonderful flow from room to stunning room. Join Berkshire Hathaway’s Missy Jerfita in ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 23, 2014
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