|The desirable Blaine public elementary school resides at North Southport and West Grace (all photos Eric Rojas, Real Estate Broker)|
|The town homes at 3842 N Southport. It's one of the newer and higher-end town house developments in the district. (Photo Eric Rojas, Real Estate Broker)|
We see nine town house closings recorded on the MLS this year for Blaine School district. The median price is around $475,000 (however the lower end are typically two bedrooms, plus a den or family room rather than the coveted three bedrooms).
|A rare Dairy Queen across the street from Blaine! (Photo Eric Rojas, Real Estate Broker)|
The highest sale this year is at 3842 N Southport for $805,000. The 3 bedrooms town home with family room was built in 2006 and is adjacent to Blaine School. The lowest recorded town house sale in Blaine is at 1416 W Waveland for $390,000. The two bedrooms, two and one-half baths home was built in 2000 and sold quickly.
Currently four town house units in Blaine School are under contract with a median price of about $575,000.
It pays to keep a sharp eye out for town house opportunities in Blaine School. There are only a handful of units available under $500,000 during each year. Town homes are a great way to maintain an urban, city life while getting a little of the space and amenity a single family house may provide.
|Street life in Southport Corridor = walking and al fresco dining|