8627 S Colfax Ave, Chicago, IL 60617
8627 S Colfax Ave, Chicago, IL 60617
8627 S Colfax Ave, Chicago, IL 60617
FOR SALE

8627 S Colfax Ave
Chicago, IL 60617

South Chicago

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Home Highlights

Parking
Open Parking
Outdoor
No Info
A/C
Heating & Cooling
HOA
None
Price/Sqft
$146
Listed
56 days ago

Description

Newly rehabbed Cape Cod home with some original elements tastefully preserved. 5 bedrooms (1 below grade) and 2 full bathrooms will ensure your family's busy morning routine goes smoothly. Main entrance opens into bright and airy living room with enough space to accomodate large family gatherings. Nicely proportioned kitchen with beautiful large format porcelain tile floors flows into a dining room. Walk-in pantry and fully enclosed and insulated porch add to your kitchen's functionality. Partially finished basement adds a lot more living as well as storage space. Massive backyard can be accessed from the back porch or from the basement and has enough space for summer BBQs, inflatable pool and even a soccer game! Long driveway can accomodate multiple cars with enough space left over for a garage or a carport. Everything is new: windows, doors, AC and furnace, plumbing and electrical. make this home yours for the holidays!

Home Details for 8627 S Colfax Ave

Active Status

MLS Status: Active

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Full,Walkout,UnfinishedNumber of Rooms: 9Types of Rooms: Master Bedroom, Master Bathroom, Dining Room, Family Room, Kitchen, Living Room
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 5Number of Bathrooms: 2Number of Bathrooms (full): 2
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 1577 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, DishwasherDishwasherDryerRefrigeratorWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Natural Gas,RadiantHas CoolingHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
No Fireplace
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Flooring: Hardwood
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 1.5Levels: One and One HalfFloors: Hardwood

Exterior Features

Parking & Garage
Other Parking: On Site, OwnedHas Open ParkingParking Spaces: 6Parking: Off Alley,Off Street,Driveway
Frontage
Not on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer

Days on Market

Days on Market: 56

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1919Year Renovated: 2020
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Cape Cod
Building
Construction Materials: OtherNot a New Construction
Property Information
Parcel Number: 21313280090000

Price & Status

Price
Price Per Sqft: $146
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Close Of Escrow

Location

School Information
Elementary School District: 299Jr High / Middle School District: 299High School District: 299

Agent Information

Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: 11239898

HOA

HOA Fee Includes: None

Lot Information

Lot Area: 4375 Square Feet

Listing Info

Special Conditions: None

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $2,103

Business

Business Information
Ownership: Fee Simple

Miscellaneous

Basement

Additional Information

Mlg Can View
Last check for updates: about 2 months ago
Listing Provided by: Annie Schweitzer
Compass
Source: MRED as distributed by MLS GRID, MLS#11239898

Foreclosure Information

3/4/2021
Foreclosure auction
$65,000
The property was scheduled to be sold at a
Foreclosure Auction
. Auction location is unavailable. Because auction dates are often changed or postponed, it is unknown at this time if the auction was held. Please confirm with a foreclosure specialist.
Invalid Date
Home in default
Public records indicate that the owner of this property is in pre-foreclosure. The loan in default was issued on 01/25/2019 in the amount of $65,000.
6/5/2019
Previous Sale
$89,000
The home last sold for $89,000

Legal Details

Foreclosure Type
Non-Judicial
Recorded
Notice of Lis Pendens on 03/04/2021
Notice of Lis Pendens on 03/04/2021
Parcel Number
2131328009

Price History for 8627 S Colfax Ave

Event DetailsPrice
11/23/2021
PriceChange
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11239898
$230K

10/18/2021
PriceChange
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11239898
$235K

10/07/2021
Listed For Sale
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #11239898
$245K

06/05/2019
Sold
Public Records
$89K

12/28/2018
Sold
MRED as distributed by MLS GRID #17001_10023825
$42K

11/26/2018
Pending
Agent Provided
$52.5K

11/08/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$52.5K

09/27/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$55K

09/15/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$57.5K

07/30/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$64.5K

07/19/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$65K

06/14/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$65.5K

05/28/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$66K

05/18/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$66.5K

05/01/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$67.5K

04/10/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$68K

03/30/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$69K

03/26/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$73K

03/20/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$74K

03/02/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$75K

02/04/2018
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$79.9K

01/22/2018
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$89.9K

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Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2019
Tax$2,107
Assessment$104,890
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 60617
$169,109
Typical home value
This home: $230,000 26% above
$152
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $146 4% below
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about South Chicago

At least 238 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 93%
    There are sidewalks
  • 73%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 72%
    Car is needed
  • 71%
    Parking is easy
  • 70%
    It's dog friendly
  • 65%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 61%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 59%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 57%
    Kids play outside
  • 53%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 46%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 41%
    It's quiet
  • 41%
    There's wildlife
  • 38%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 29%
    There are community events
  • 25%
    People would walk alone at night
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  • Trulia User
    "My neighborhood has a decent commute. The buses run every 30 mins it seems. It’s whatever. It’s better to have a car but don’t leave your doors unlocked because they will steal your stuff. "
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  • Trulia User
    "The community does an outreach program to give meals to the community and the homeless. I love this sooooo much ! Let’s keep being intentional and loving on our people !"
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  • Trulia User
    "Just stay to yourself. Mind your business and don't be too friendly. Depending on the area you can hear constant shooting especially in the summer. "
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s safe I don’t have any problems around here they could pick up the paper and bottles on the ground though. And also quit with the loud sound systems on residential streets ."
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  • Trulia User
    "The senior citizen events as well as the summer youth events. They’re always doing some event for the youth in the summer "
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  • Trulia User
    "Excess to downtown,quiet blocks ,and kids are safe . And over all good neighborhood to raise a family in ."
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  • Trulia User
    "I’ve lived here my whole life but primarily the South Shore area and I love living over here. It’s just a very long commute to downtown"
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  • Trulia User
    "my neighborhood is quiet and friendly neighbors everyone looks out for each other children and property. Respect is a must in our community. "
    4
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  • Trulia User
    "Too many busy streets. Not enough light at night. Need more street lights and police cars around the area. "
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "Most of my neighbors are friendly and very concerned about our community,they are very aware whom are visiting "
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  • Trulia User
    "Public transportation is very convenient from the commute home to downtown.. The commute is very expediate "
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  • Trulia User
    "They would not like there are no dog parks. They would not like that dogs are more than likely not trained and are more than likely used as guard dogs. They also would not like I have never seen a vet in the area. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Dogs are not trained here and there are no dog parks. Lots of loose dogs and killer dogs here. Must carry a stick for protection. "
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  • Trulia User
    "There are very few events. Most of them are from the neighborhood churches having their own neighborhood gospel fest"
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  • Trulia User
    "It is a lot of senseless violence going on and kids or adults shouldn’t be out alone or late at night because bullets have no aim or name."
    3
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  • Trulia User
    "Lots of traffic when I go to downtown or west loop area. All hours of the day traffic is busy and the streets have plenty of potholes."
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  • Trulia User
    "no we don't but we have block party every year in August and the kid enjoy there selfs they get a chance to play in the street for day out the year good food and games"
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  • Trulia User
    "There are great parks and beaches in this area i like the school my kidz attendant. great for dog walking in parks."
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  • Trulia User
    "The neighborhood is clean and tidy for the most part, so it’s usually a nice walk.....................::"
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  • Trulia User
    "I drive to wherever I need to go. It’s convenient to get downtown. Busses run frequently and the South Shore train is another convenient way to get downtown "
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  • Trulia User
    "Dog owners appear to be happy with living in the area because most of the neighbors in the area has concerns and respect for one another"
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  • Trulia User
    "Easy access to public transportation. The neighborhood is usually quiet and is becoming more diverse. Many vacant buildings but a nice opportunity to invest. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I've had no issues over here, I do know stuff goes down but what community in Chicago doesn't have issues"
    53
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  • Trulia User
    "Man idk this area gets worse by the minute. If your not from around here and looking for an apartment in a non criminal, quiet area. Look elsewhere. Seriously "
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  • Trulia User
    "I’ve lived in this neighborhood for three years. There’s some violence, and some drive-by shootings, however, police presence is getting better. Neighborhood is quiet except for all of the kids outside playing and screaming until very late at night "
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  • Trulia User
    "it is so quiet. it has nice mixture of young and mature neighbors. People are friendly! I also love that I am really close to the lake, golf courses and museums. I can get downtown in about 20 minutes and Indiana shopping in about 10 minutes. "
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  • Trulia User
    "It's peaceful,clean, great police presents, neighbors are friendly, kind the houses and apartments are up to date well kept I recommend this area"
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  • Trulia User
    "its ok, could be better we need too work on the violence in our community and bring more productive programs"
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8627 S Colfax Ave, Chicago, IL 60617 is a 5 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 1,577 sqft single-family home built in 1919. 8627 S Colfax Ave is located in South Chicago, Chicago. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by MRED as distributed by MLS GRID on Oct 7, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 11239898.