Home sales up 15% in Jefferson Park Chicago

Each of Chicago's 77 neighborhoods has it's own flavor. Jefferson Park, on the Northwest Side, is known for being a family-friendly community and a popular residential area for Chicago's fire fighters, police officers and school teachers. With the North Branch Trail, Sauganash Trail, nearby golf courses and an abundance of parks and green space, Jefferson Park mixes a suburban feel with a city touch.

The Jefferson Park Metro station makes it convenient to get anywhere in the city, and access is quick and easy to the airport and suburbs as well. The neighborhood also has locally-owned shops and restaurants that are supported by community residents.

The median price for homes in Jefferson Park hovers around $285,000, with single-family detached homes at $337,500, and condos and townhomes at $141,000.

There are currently 48 single-family detached homes available for sale in Jefferson Park ranging in price from $220,500 to $459,000. Most are in the $300-399,000 range. So far this year (compared to the same period last year) single-family detached home new listings are up by 27.4%, closed sales up 20.8%, and the median sales price is up 6.6%, compared to $316,500 in 2017.

There are currently 20 condos available for sale, ranging in price from $105,000 for a 1 bedroom, to $359,000 for a 3 bedroom. The large majority of condos are currently listed for under $200,000. Comparing year-to-date figures with the same period last year, new listings are down 12.3%, sales are down 25%, and the median sales price is also down by 11.9%.

Contact us for questions about the Jefferson Park neighborhood, or any of your real estate questions about Chicago and the nearby suburbs.  We have been helping our neighbors buy and sell homes in Chicago and the Chicagoland communities for over 45 years.

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