Posts tagged "University Village Chicago"

Whatever Happened To Chicago's University Village Condo/ Townhome Prices?

Whatever Happened To Chicago's University Village Condo/ Townhome Prices?
I lived in Chicago’s University Village for 10 years (loved it) and we still do deals there so I keep a close eye on real estate activity there. Nevertheless, it’s been three years since I’ve formally analyzed how condo and townhome prices have recovered there. When you step back from the details a rather interesting... Read more »

University Village Foreclosure Filing Against Ex-County Commissioner Joseph Moreno

University Village Foreclosure Filing Against Ex-County Commissioner Joseph Moreno
Ex-county commissioner, Joseph Moreno’s home at 1443 S Emerald in University Village was just relisted as a pre-foreclosure with a reduced price of $1.18 MM. Moreno has been trying to sell his home since November 4, 2012, shortly after his indictment for corruption. The home, which he purchased in September 2007 for $1,482,000, was originally... Read more »

University Village Mid-Rise Lofts: 2011 Was A Tough Real Estate Market

At the southern end of University Village, just north of the railroad tracks, are 4 mid-rise loft/ condo buildings. At the eastern end are the newer construction loft buildings at 811 and 833 W 15th St. Just west of them are the converted loft buildings at 1524 and 1525 S Sangamon. Each of these 4... Read more »
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Another University Village Short Sale Drives Prices Down

As I’ve recently written, home sellers in Chicago’s University Village just can’t compete with the short sales and foreclosures in that neighborhood – or at least they choose not to. Of course, buyers have been choosing not to buy. Just yesterday another short sale closed at what is probably the biggest discount to current asking... Read more »