|The North Branch of Chicago River in a western pocket of North Center|
|This makes a nice backyard!|
There are many reasons to buy a home. Living adjacent to a large city park or distinct topographical feature (like a river!) can make all the difference where you call home.
|A newer construction single family home development fronts commercial North Rockwell but backs up to the river|
|Amazing custom home along the riverbank in North Center|
Sales near the riverfront in North Center (area map below)
In the last twelve months, 12 homes were sold and closed in the river front area serviced by either popular Coonley and Waters Chicago Public Schools shown above. The highest sale was $965,000 for a luxury newer construction house. The lowest sale was $220,000 for a "tear-down" home on an undersized city lot. The median price was around $630,000 for the last twelve months.
If you keep your eye out, a decent move-in bungalow or two-flat building will come on the market $350K to $500K. For Chicago, this is a value for a cool area with great schools.