Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Wicker Park condo unit sales down a bit...prices trending up in 2013

We're back in Wicker Park this week prepping a client's home to list for sale.  Here's a snap shot of condo sales so far this year.

Wicker Park Condo Sales January 1st to April 12th, 2013

30 condos (attached homes/town homes) closed from January 1st to April 12th this year.  This is actually down 7 units from same period last year.  The median price of a condo in the neighborhood is about $390,000, up about $20,000 over last year.
Wicker Park neighborhood sales from West North Ave to West Thomas and North Ashland Ave to North Western Ave.

The highest sale this year so far is 1736 W LeMoyne #2 for $720,000 - a 2010 contemporary new construction duplex-up with three bedrooms and three bathrooms.  From the sales breakdown, it looks like three bedroom units are the most popular. 

One bedroom sales:    Two units
Two bedroom sales:    Twelve units
Three bedroom sales:  Sixteen units

 Under Contract

At the time of this writing there are 67 condos (attached home/ town homes) under contract.  The median asking price of the condos under contract is about $395,000.