<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - Chicago Real Estate, Market Trends, Chicago Housing]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcchicago.com/the-scene/real-estate http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.com en-us Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:31:40 -0500 Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:31:40 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[On the Set of "30 Rock" with Tina Fey]]> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 11:17:00 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/tina-fey-tour_P2.jpg
Join "Open House" for a very special behind-the-scenes tour of the "30 Rock" set with show creator and star, Tina Fey, and set decorator Jennifer Greenberg.

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<![CDATA[Square Feet: Inside Emeril Lagasse's Uptown Townhouse]]> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 11:16:44 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/OHNAT5183ASQFTEmerilLagasse.jpg
Bam! We're inside Emeril Lagasse's stunning Upper East Side townhouse. For more information on this property, please contact Samantha Kleier-Forbes and Sabrina Kleier-Morgenstern of Gumley Haft Kleier...]]>
<![CDATA[Talbott Hotel Named Chicago's "Best in Stay" ]]> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 10:49:19 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/talbott-hotel.jpg
Gold Coast hotel rated Chicago's "Best in Stay."

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<![CDATA[Illinois Home Sales Up 24 Percent]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2012 18:04:55 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Real+estate+sale+pending+sign+722.jpg
Low mortgage rates encouraging buyers.

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<![CDATA[Attorney General Announces Mortgage Relief Funds]]> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 18:22:35 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/lisa-madigan-foreclosure.jpg
“This grant money will translate into real help for homeowners who otherwise never would have received it, because the need far exceeds the current legal aid resources]]>
<![CDATA[Alderman Doesn't Like Housing Plan for Former Hospital]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 20:44:31 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/michele+smith.JPG
Ald. Michelle Smith wants developer working on plans to re-purpose the former Children's Memorial Hospital to go back to the drawing board.]]>
<![CDATA[Daley's Michigan Ave. Condo on the Market]]> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 16:50:37 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/900-n-michigan.jpg
Former mayor asking $2.725 million for 24th floor property.]]>
<![CDATA[Common Faces Foreclosure on Chicago Apartment ]]> Mon, 23 Jul 2012 16:59:16 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/common+cropped.jpg
Chicago-born rapper Common and his manager are being sued by Bank of America for allegedly not making mortgage payments.

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<![CDATA[Oprah Winfrey Sells Streeterville Home]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 15:27:29 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/oprah-house1.jpg
Co-op unit sells for $2.75 million.]]>
<![CDATA[Chicago Area Listed as Nation's Top Buyers' Market]]> Tue, 10 Jul 2012 15:23:55 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Real+estate+sale+pending+sign+722.jpg
If you're looking to buy a home, it's good to be in Chicago, Milwaukee or Cleveland, according to Zillow.

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<![CDATA[Estates and Cribs: Rock Legend Jerry Garcia's Home for Sale]]> Thu, 08 Sep 2011 12:47:49 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/160*120/093110GarciaHome0001.jpg
Even if you can't afford these celebrity digs, you can check 'em out here.

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<![CDATA[New Company to Move Into 'Rosie Show' Space]]> Mon, 02 Jul 2012 14:12:58 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/rosie-show-sign.jpg
Harpo Studios plans to lease out the former "Rosie Show" space to a local digital media company.]]>
<![CDATA[Home Prices, Sales Up in Chicago]]> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 23:15:49 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Chicago-PMSA+Total+Home+Sales.jpg
Median home prices in Chicago up 0.1 percent.

Photo Credit: University of Illinois Regional Economics Applications Laboratory, Illinois Association of Realtors]]>
<![CDATA[$1B Headed to Illinois to Help Foreclosure Victims]]> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 22:30:09 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/lisa-madigan-061312.jpg
Money will be used to offer principal reductions and refinancing options for borrowers who are underwater, attorney general says]]>
<![CDATA[Hemingway's Boyhood Home Sells for $525,000]]> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 11:24:21 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Hemingway-House.jpg
The boyhood home of author and journalist Ernest Hemingway sold for $525,000 to Oak Park residents.]]>
<![CDATA[City Gives $5.2M Subsidy to Hyde Park Hotel]]> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 00:29:21 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/harper+court+hotel.JPG
New Hyatt-branded hotel slated for the corner of Harper Avenue and East 52nd Place.]]>
<![CDATA["Planes, Trains, & Automobiles" Home For Sale]]> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 04:02:07 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/planes-trains-automobiles.jpeg
The Kenilworth house featured in the 1987 movie "Planes, Trains and Automobiles" is now for sale.]]>
<![CDATA[Vince Vaughn Lists Penthouse for $18.4 M]]> Mon, 04 Jun 2012 14:00:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/vincev.jpg
The actor ranks third for most expensive asking price in Chicago area.]]>
<![CDATA[The Donald Lists His Condo for $32 Million]]> Sat, 02 Jun 2012 00:25:53 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/donald-trump-better-thumb.jpg
Donald Trump makes Chicago history by putting his ritzy condo on the market for $32 million.]]>
<![CDATA[Oprah Puts Chicago Condo On Market For $2.8 M]]> Wed, 23 May 2012 17:53:54 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/oprah-house1.jpg
Media mogul Oprah Winfrey puts one of her Streeterville condos on the market for $2.8 million.]]>
<![CDATA[Travel Writer Wins Stay in Chicago Bridgehouse]]> Fri, 04 May 2012 21:34:27 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/2012-05-04_10-26-51_813.jpg
Travel writer and former TV producer is the winner of a contest sponsored by the Friends of the Chicago River as part of its 20th Anniversary celebration.]]>
<![CDATA[Rosie Takes a Loss on Lakeview Home]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 11:13:20 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Rosie+O%27Donnell+Oprah+Network.jpg
Home sells for $147,000 less than she paid for it.

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<![CDATA[Former John Cusack Condo Listed For $1.15 M]]> Thu, 12 Apr 2012 15:45:51 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/211*120/john-cusack1.jpg
Cusack's former Gold Coast condo was listed for $1.15 million.]]>
<![CDATA[Chicago Hotel Unveils Ron Santo Tribute Suite]]> Wed, 04 Apr 2012 15:32:06 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Santo-Suite-1.jpg
Legendary baseball player and sports broadcaster Ron Santo had a suite opened in tribute to his career and contributions to society.]]>
<![CDATA[Catholic Mission Buys Church, Ousts Artists from Space]]> Tue, 03 Apr 2012 14:37:14 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/st.-paul-church-wicker-park.jpg
Purchase ignites controversy for the artists currently renting space in the church basement and among those who say the Mission is a cult.]]>
<![CDATA[10 Homeowner Tips to Prevent Foreclosure]]> Fri, 30 Mar 2012 17:01:13 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bank-foreclosure-generic-722.jpg
The Illinois Foreclosure Prevention Network offers tips to prevent homeowners from losing their homes.

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<![CDATA[Google's Doodle Honors Mies van der Rohe]]> Tue, 27 Mar 2012 13:31:33 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/236*120/Mies+p1.jpg
The search site used its Google Doodle -- the Google name that sits above the search bar on its crisp white page that often turns to artwork -- to honor Mies.]]>
<![CDATA[Blago Home Off the Market]]> Tue, 27 Mar 2012 13:38:28 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/216*120/blago-house1.jpg
The 13-room estate in Chicago's Ravenswood Manor neighborhood hit the market last October.]]>
<![CDATA[County Wants to Return $16M to Homeowners]]> Thu, 22 Mar 2012 21:23:40 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/foreclosure+new.jpg
Roughly 1,900 homeowners that have gone through foreclosure are due money.

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<![CDATA[Juanita Jordan Lists Penthouse for $5M]]> Fri, 04 May 2012 19:18:00 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/michael+jordan+Juanita+Jordan.JPG
The Lake Shore Drive penthouse is on the market for $5 million.

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<![CDATA[Navy Pier Recommends Makeover Designers]]> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 20:03:56 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/James-Corner-Navy-Pier-1.jpg
A 17-member team has been recommended to redesign Navy Pier's public spaces.]]>
<![CDATA[Derrick Rose Buys Trump Tower Condo]]> Tue, 13 Mar 2012 15:34:54 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bulls-rose-basketball.jpg
The three-bedroom, 3,102-square-foot space is located on the upper floors of the 92-story building.

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<![CDATA[New Hotel Lincoln Now Open]]> Fri, 09 Mar 2012 15:09:03 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Hotel_Lincoln_guestroom.jpg
Boutique hotel offers 184 guest rooms.]]>
<![CDATA[ "Home Alone" House Sells for $1.585M]]> Thu, 08 Mar 2012 14:58:21 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/home+alone+house+2.jpg
The sale for the 14-room home closed Thursday.

Photo Credit: Coldwell Banker]]>
<![CDATA[Rosie Show Leaving Chicago?]]> Wed, 07 Mar 2012 08:30:01 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/203*120/rosie-722.jpg
Rosie reportedly is taking her show to New York.

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<![CDATA[Rosie O'Donnell Listing Chicago Home: Reports]]> Fri, 02 Mar 2012 08:37:11 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/179*120/Rosie_ODonnellHouse2.jpg
Talk show host picked up the Lakeview home in September. It had a list price of $2.5 million.]]>
<![CDATA[Tenants Living With Mold, Roaches]]> Wed, 29 Feb 2012 22:19:10 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/devonaveaptmold_722x406_2203926436.jpg
A north side resident stopped paying rent because the conditions of his apartment were so bad. He was evicted, and the landlord called in for a meeting with the city.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside Michael Jordan's $29M Mansion For Sale]]> Fri, 27 Apr 2012 15:44:20 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/michael+jordan+real+estate.JPG
Michael Jordan's 56,000-square-foot Highland Park mansion is on the market. The former Chicago Bulls star's longtime home was listed Wednesday for $29 million.]]>
<![CDATA[MJ's Highland Park Mansion Listed for $29M]]> Wed, 29 Feb 2012 14:02:45 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/MJ+home+1a.JPG
The 56,000-square-foot home includes nine bedrooms, 15-plus baths and a full-size regulation court.

Photo Credit: Baird & Warner]]>
<![CDATA[Hemingway's Oak Park Childhood Home for Sale]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2012 16:32:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Hemingway-House.jpg
The Ernest Hemingway Foundation of Oak Park purchased the home in 2002.]]>
<![CDATA[George to the Rescue]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:45:23 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GTTR_SHOW_LINEUP_GFX.jpg
Helping Families One Home at a Time]]>
<![CDATA[Elysian Rebranded as Waldorf Astoria Chicago ]]> Tue, 07 Feb 2012 18:51:26 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/160*120/Elysian_lobby_lounge_2.jpg
Posh Gold Coast hotel changes its name following sale.

Photo Credit: Patricia Parinejad]]>
<![CDATA[Wrigley Building Closer to Landmark Status]]> Fri, 03 Feb 2012 08:37:18 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/wrigley-building.jpg
The familiar 400 N. Michigan was sold in September.]]>
<![CDATA[Designers Unveil Dramatic Plans for Navy Pier]]> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 19:59:53 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/160*127/01_teamMelk_aerial+view_summer.jpg
Five design firms on Tuesday unveiled their plans for sweeping changes to one of the state's biggest landmarks.]]>