Every Friday we record the number of homes in 14 downtown Chicago’s 14 ZIP codes that are listed for rent through the MLS. Today, the first Friday of 2011, began with 1,105 homes listed for rent. By comparison, 2010 opened with 1,784 rentals listed.
Of the 1,105 available, 138 have been on the market for a week or less. Those new listings include:
- Low price: An 800 square-foot, two-bedroom / one-bath condo at 858 N Mozart St in East Humboldt Park, priced at $725.
- Median price: An 810 square-foot one-bedroom / one-bath condo at The Sterling, 345 N LaSalle St in River North, priced at $1,750.
- High price: A 6,300 square-foot mansion at 1500 N Dearborn Pkwy in the Gold Coast, priced at $12,000.