1303 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60642
1303 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60642
1303 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60642
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1303 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642

West Town

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Description

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WOW! Ideal live work space or work from home! Currently the building is used as a live work space by husband wife photography team with many other possibilities. History... Operated as the first Chicago Ave art gallery starting in 1995. Apartment upstairs with remolded kitchen and bath - 42" traditional cherry cabinets with loads of storage and pantry, granite counters, travertine splash and shower with stainless Kitchen Aid and LG appliances custom hand made Amish matching kitchen table (separate bill of sale). Central a/c and heat added in remodel with extremely low run cost even in summer. Utilities are amazing low (call utilities and check for yourself)! Bonus: Still retained steam radiator heat for winter with historic radiator covers. Large backup window A/C included so you are never without air!

Store front has very high restored white tin ceilings with custom office screen and table included in sale. Great Chicago avenue exposure B1-2 commercial use or - with high window ledge - drape it and use as a fantastic personal great room for mixed use work and home, home business, arts and craft room, theatre or as an already zoned store or gallery.

Bonus - huge photo darkroom in back of building with all high-end dark room sinks plumbing, drying racks/closet and wall unit A/C with steam heat. Store has front door a/c unit with very low utility cost. The darkroom could also be used as a large storage room or other craft room where large stainless sink is helpful. Many possible uses.

Original hardwood floors throughout except kitchen with 18x18 diagonal tiles at entry of store 12x12. Rare secret city garden in back with 12' x 15' raised wood deck leading to yard. Great for events from first floor to outdoor deck and yard!

INCREDIBLE LOCATION ! ! ! The 66 Chicago Avenue CTA bus stops right at the door, the Blue line is less than 2 blocks away, Eckart Park and Field House is right across the street and many, many restaurants, coffee houses, stores and arts are just steps away. Easy access to I90/I94 and virtually all Chicago has to offer from this hot location with new building in every direction. (2.5% to broker. Discount to cash buyers).

2019 Property taxes: $7,228.93

Home Highlights

Parking
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Deck
A/C
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HOA
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Home Details for 1303 W Chicago Ave

Interior Features

Interior Details
BasementNumber of Rooms: 8Types of Rooms: Walk In Closet, Breakfast Nook, Dining Room, Family Room, Office, Pantry, Recreation Room, Workshop
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Forced Air, Other, Radiant, Electric, GasAir ConditioningCooling System: Central, Other, Wall
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 2Floors: Tile, Hardwood
Appliances & Utilities
DishwasherDryerMicrowaveRefrigeratorWasher

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: AsphaltDeckExterior: Shingle Wood BrickGarden
Parking & Garage
Parking: On Street

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1886Year Updated: 2017
Property Type / Style
Property Type: Single Family Home

Lot Information

Lot Size: 2,208 sqft

Price History for 1303 W Chicago Ave

Event DetailsPrice
12/29/2021
ListingRemoved
Public Records
$673K

08/31/2021
PriceChange
Public Records
$673K

08/24/2021
PriceChange
Public Records
$674K

08/12/2021
PriceChange
Public Records
$674K

08/11/2021
PriceChange
Public Records
$679K

08/09/2021
Listed For Sale
Public Records
$685K

Price Trends

For homes in 60642
*Based on the
Trulia Estimate
$518,111
Typical home value
This home: $699,700 26% above*
$326
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $339 4% above*
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

Comparable Sales for 1303 W Chicago Ave

Address
Distance
Property Type
Sold Price
Sold Date
Bed
Bath
Sqft
2.25
Single-Family Home
$984,000
12/01/21
11
3.5
-
3.44
Townhouse
$280,200
11/01/21
1
1
-
1.84
Single-Family Home
$1,355,000
10/27/21
2
2
1,500
1.93
Single-Family Home
$600,000
09/30/21
1
1
1,200
1.75
Single-Family Home
$1,075,000
08/02/21
-
-
0.77
Single-Family Home
$5,000
12/15/21
3
4
-
1.67
Townhouse
$2,050
07/10/21
2
1
925
1.88
Single-Family Home
$179,000
06/01/21
1
600
1.71
Townhouse
$725,000
12/03/21
2
3
2,320
2.51
Single-Family Home
$315,000
11/05/21
2
2
1,151
Home facts updated by county records

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Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about West Town

At least 274 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 94%
    There are sidewalks
  • 93%
    It's dog friendly
  • 89%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 79%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 71%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 65%
    Parking is easy
  • 62%
    Kids play outside
  • 60%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 59%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 53%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 50%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 45%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 44%
    It's quiet
  • 42%
    There are community events
  • 40%
    Car is needed
  • 25%
    There's wildlife
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  • Trulia User
    "Lots of cute local businesses, boutiques and restaurants. Very friendly neighbors, cute architecture and tree lined streets. Many homes have nice backyards! "
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    "Super easy. We mostly drive, but there’s an awesome Chicago Ave bus that runs on a great schedule and can take you basically anywhere you want to go! "
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    "Great veterinarian nearby. Large park nearby. Doggie daycare nearby. Friendly diverse neighborhood "
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  • Trulia User
    "Our neighborhood is close to multiple bus routes and the blue line so easy to get around, also options to Divvy bike"
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  • Trulia User
    "The neighborhood festivals here are awesome. West Fest and Wicker Park Fest and Do Division and Ukrainian Village fest in Sept. I admittedly haven’t done the art fest but I think it’s a really cool event. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Been here for 27yrs and everything changed nothing is like how it used to be. Everyone is too sensitive. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Convenient bus routes, 10 min bus ride to downtown. A bit of a walk to the Green/Pink or Blue el train"
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  • Trulia User
    "I drive to and from most places. But there’s easy access to the Chicago Avenue bus for transfers or going downtown."
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  • Trulia User
    "I drive and Uber everywhere. If I’m not in an Uber i am in a Lyft. I do not get on buses planes or trains "
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  • Trulia User
    "Clean and safe streets to walk with your pet. Several public parts within a 5 minute walk. Other dog owners pick up after their pets."
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  • Trulia User
    "My neighborhood is in close proximity to the blue line that takes you directly downtown or to the airport. Multiple busses are easy to access. Very close to all 3 major highways and parking is generally easy here "
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  • Trulia User
    "Great neighborhood with a lot of perks from restaurants, mom and pos stores to dog parks and hospital, grocery stores and a short drive to the heart of downtown"
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  • Trulia User
    "Public transportation to the loop is not great. No easy way to get thee unless you uber pool or Uber. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Dog walkers all over. Big park down the street. Very friendly. People even do dog meetups in Elgar’s park. Never a ton of barking from neighboring dogs either."
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  • Trulia User
    "Buses are main public transport options. Limited access to CTA trains. Considering the incessant construction on Chicago and Grand Ave., this is one of the biggest downfalls of this AMAZING area. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Halloween carnival and concerts they are all family friendly places each and everyone of us love mingling "
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  • Trulia User
    "This area continues to improve daily. It feels like there are new cool bars and restaurants popping up every month. There are lots of young adults and young families in the area so I feel safe walking around. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Area has great parks. Young families in the neighborhood. The city could do a better job of maintaining the roads and sidewalks. Great access to grocery stores, restaurants and convenience stores. Surrounded by many public transit stops."
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s a neighborhood in the city. It’s quiet in a noisy city. Wonderful city life, close to the highways, great food, parks, etc."
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  • Trulia User
    "Great restaurants and within walking distance of the necessities. If you are looking for some nice neighborhood bars, it’s a great place for you! "
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  • Trulia User
    "This neighborhood is close to downtown and wicker park. There’s nice restaurants and easy access to buses. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Huge park nearby. Tree-lined homey streets to walk through. Mostly dog friendly patio seating at restaurants."
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  • Trulia User
    "Love the community but my area is kind of bad. Will like to move but in the same village but different area"
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  • Trulia User
    "While there are no dog parks in my immediate area, people are always out walking their dogs in the neighborhood. Many restaurants have patios for the summer where dogs are allowed. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I have lived here all my life and just love being in the area. The park across the street has amazing programs for the little kids "
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  • Trulia User
    "West fest is a summer highlight in the area. I knew more of my neighbors before everything in the became condos. "
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  • Trulia User
    "it is a good neighborhood and I like living here a lot I really enjoy it. it is good I like it I enjoy it. it is good"
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Homes for Rent Near 1303 W Chicago Ave

Off Market Homes Near 1303 W Chicago Ave

1303 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60642 is a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 2,064 sqft single-family home built in 1886. 1303 W Chicago Ave is located in West Town, Chicago. This property is not currently available for sale. The current Trulia Estimate for 1303 W Chicago Ave is $699,700.