12563 Western Ave, Blue Island, IL 60406
12563 Western Ave, Blue Island, IL 60406
12563 Western Ave, Blue Island, IL 60406
SOLDDEC 22, 2021

12563 Western Ave
Blue Island, IL 60406

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Description

This property is no longer available to rent or to buy. This description is from December 23, 2021
Great 4 Bedroom 2 Bath Home on a Corner Lot ~ Formal Living Room and Dining Room ~ Bright and Airy Kitchen ~ Main Floor Bedroom and Full Bath ~ Beautiful Woodwork Throughout ~ Full Basement ~ Large Backyard ~ Perfect Family Home or Investment Property ~ Motivated Seller!

Home Highlights

Parking
No Info
Outdoor
No Info
A/C
Heating & Cooling
HOA
None
Price/Sqft
No Info
Listed
65 days ago

Home Details for 12563 Western Ave

Active Status

MLS Status: Closed

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: FullNumber of Rooms: 8Types of Rooms: Dining Room, Kitchen, Laundry, Living Room, Master Bedroom
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 4Number of Bathrooms: 2Number of Bathrooms (full): 2
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 1320 Square Feet
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Natural Gas,Forced AirHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Central AirHas Heating

Exterior Features

Parking & Garage
Frontage
Not on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1915
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family Residence
Building
Construction Materials: Vinyl SidingNot a New Construction
Property Information
Condition: Age (100+ Years)Parcel Number: 25303090080000

Price & Status

Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Close Of Escrow

Location

School Information
Elementary School District: 130Jr High / Middle School District: 130High School District: 218

HOA

HOA Fee Includes: NoneHOA Fee Frequency (second): Annually

Lot Information

Lot Area: 4800 Square Feet

Listing Info

Special Conditions: None

Offer

Listing Terms: Cash

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $3,528

Business

Business Information
Ownership: Fee Simple

Miscellaneous

Basement

Additional Information

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Last check for updates: about 1 month ago
Listed by Nancy Griffin
HomeSmart Realty Group
Bought with: Efren Ortiz, Infiniti Properties, Inc.
Source: MRED as distributed by MLS GRID, MLS#11057819

Price History for 12563 Western Ave

Event DetailsPrice
12/22/2021
Sold
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11057819
$139K

12/07/2021
Pending
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11057819
$175K

11/18/2021
PriceChange
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11057819
$175K

11/03/2021
PriceChange
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11057819
$180K

04/18/2021
Listed For Sale
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11057819
$186K

Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2019
Tax$3,528
Assessment$75,290
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 60406
*Based on the
Trulia Estimate
$167,344
Typical home value
This home: $139,000 20% below*
$137
Typical Home Value by sqft
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

Assigned Schools

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What Locals Say about Blue Island

  • Trulia User
    "You are close by public transportation (Metra, Pace, CTA). You have access to major highways (294 & 1-57). "
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    "Dog owners love living in your neighborhood. There is a public dog park in the community. There is plenty of space to walk the dog."
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    "Beautiful town. Has lots of carnivals and well rounded. Close to the expressways and not that far from Chicago. "
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    "Festivals, parades, and youth sports. The neighbors work hard to maintain their landscape and lawns."
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    "This is a dog community. There is always someone walking their dog's in this neighborhood, and they seem to enjoy it. The dog owners also pick up after their dog's and tend to keep the dog safe as well as fellow neighbors safe from their dog. "
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  • Trulia User
    "there are lots of parades in blue island. most people have lived in the community for a while and their children have grown up here. everyone tries to keep their money within the community and there is an active Network on social media sites so everyone knows what's going on. kids go sledding at memorial Park there are lots of activities there including a huge pool. The local library has events for small children and teens including an awesome audio visual lab."
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  • Trulia User
    "We have Carnivals, specifically the st. Donates carnival famous for oysters. In addition our public library’s has many community events. We also have a cruise night in the summer which is a rally with vintage cars. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Blue island has always made me feel safe. Very quiet, good for running early in the AM OR PM. You’ll feel very welcomed and comfortable living here. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I’ve been here over 13 yrs. even though there are more children in the neighborhood. My building has good tenants. Very close."
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  • Trulia User
    "This is a great place to grow up the schools are also great the community are very close and always keeping an eye on their surroundings i highly recommend living here i been living in blue island since i was in 6 grade and all my family live in this area aswell"
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  • Trulia User
    "People are always walking dogs in the neighborhood ... tho we don’t have a dog, my hubby carries treats in his work bag and spoils the local pups on his walk from the train station ... with their owners permission that is ."
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  • Trulia User
    "Easy access to major expressways and major streets. Commute varies depending on time I leave but that’s standard regardless of area"
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  • Trulia User
    "Its a dog friendly neighborhood so everyone has a dog. Most homes accepts dogs and also their is a dog park near."
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    "I like this area because it is quite, it’s calm, there’s no problem in the neighborhood, and there’s police security "
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  • Trulia User
    "This is a very good place for our families. Good schools. Very good stores areas and everything we need"
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  • Trulia User
    "Decent schools. Not a lot of riff raff. I feel safe with my kids walking to and from school. Decent parking, many parks, cta/metro very accessible. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Town events are well organized. There seems to be a friendly interaction with neighbors and authority. "
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  • Trulia User
    "There are community events all year round at the Park District up the street, including a skating rink in the winter, festivals and music and events all summer long, and BBQ on the Hill in the Autumn."
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  • Trulia User
    "Great area to live in plenty of activities and things to do for the kids. The school system is awesome "
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  • Trulia User
    "Blue Island has access to the Metra train. The commute to downtown takes about 20-45 mins via train."
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  • Trulia User
    "Other people leave their dogs with no leash and it cant be safe to walk your dog specially if your dog is a small dog theres is also lots of cats wondering around sometimes. "
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  • Trulia User
    "bark park is great way for your pet to meet other dogs in the area. And a great place to work your pet. Not a dog owner so I don't have much to say. There are quite a few pet stores in the area also."
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  • Trulia User
    "We have car shows every Mon. in summer....and other things to do.. in park festivals ,carnivals, fall winter and spring. people are friendly "
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  • Trulia User
    "Many families, many parks with good sports programs, quiet and peaceful neighborhood. Have not seen any gang activity. "
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  • Trulia User
    "There should definitely be a dog park. A lot of us in this community have pets and we would really love it if we can have a dog park near by! "
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  • Trulia User
    "A lot of blue Island has a huge plumbing issue that creates even more problems. Blue Island is built off of another town. You’ll see how roadways intertwine and insect with one another. Makes learning where you stay at super difficult. Lots of trains. Blue Island is okay. "
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  • Trulia User
    "My neighborhood has good access to public transportation, there is a good amount of diversity, and plenty of local businesses to choose from. It's cute, its quaint, it's not a bad place to call home. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Is the neighborhood good and a safe place for their family. That the people there are nice and friendly "
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s historic. Lived here my whole live and actually planning on buying my first home here. Love the schools. "
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  • Trulia User
    "It's a quiet neighborhood there is hardly crimes committed in our neighborhood everything's nearby restaurants groceries stores and the library that's make my neighborhood unique to me"
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s not unique. Blue Island has changed a great deal over the years like many neighborhoods. What sets Blue Island apart is the category in which change has negatively affected the area. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I’ve lived in this neighborhood for years and it’s very friendly. Only thing is, there’s not a lot of grocery stores. They got shut down. "
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  • Trulia User
    "We lived in this neighborhood for 10 years and although there are improvements needed it is a decent neighborhood with hard working people and everyone minds their business. It is also ver diversified. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I've lived here for almost 10 years. when I first moved in the neighborhood it was nice. Now there are break inns shootings and other things."
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12563 Western Ave, Blue Island, IL 60406 is a 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom single-family home built in 1915. This property is not currently available for sale. 12563 Western Ave was last sold on Dec 22, 2021 for $139,000 (21% lower than the asking price of $174,900). The current Trulia Estimate for 12563 Western Ave is $139,100.