Glen Ellyn and Suburban Real Estate Market by Robert White

Let Broker Robert White with 24 years experience help you stay current with all the latest news regarding Chicago's Western suburban real estate markets. Stay up to date with the ever changing resale market of single family homes, townhomes, and condominiums. See the latest prices and newest changes to the market. Stay informed with news about all the homes up for sale and the latest sales prices of homes that have recently sold.

Sunday, February 05, 2006

Spring Market Start Up post Super Bowl Sunday


Robert F. White
Glen Ellyn Office
Full-time professional Realtor.
Licensed Broker for over 23 years.
Relocation and first time buyer expert.
Community, church and school volunteer.
Married, with 3 school aged children.
Tennis coach Glenbard High School.
I pride myself in my experience and professionalism.

Saturday, February 04, 2006

Chicago Area Home Sale Activity
Data is for the third quarter 2005

Reporting resale single family residences and condos as well as new homes
* % Change is from the same period last year

COOK ILCO Median Price Sales Volume
Community Zip Code 3Q2005 % Chg* $/SqFt 3Q2005 % Chg*
All homes $249,000 9.2% $201 28,953 -2.7%
ALSIP 60803 $205,000 21.7% $182 124 31.9%
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS 60004 $352,500 11.9% $259 279 -33.7%
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS 60005 $330,000 76.7% $269 196 -39.5%
BARTLETT 60103 $303,000 7.1% $172 455 33.4%
BELLWOOD 60104 $173,250 8.6% $177 106 0.0%
BERKELEY 60163 $234,500 26.2% $207 30 -6.3%
BERWYN 60402 $236,500 9.0% $207 307 3.4%
BLUE ISLAND 60406 $147,000 3.9% $132 70 -7.9%
BRIDGEVIEW 60455 $227,500 19.1% $215 60 15.4%
BROADVIEW 60155 $185,000 8.8% $176 39 -9.3%
BROOKFIELD 60513 $255,000 10.9% $232 100 -18.7%
BURBANK 60459 $238,000 16.1% $213 183 -4.2%
CALUMET CITY 60409 $127,000 7.6% $115 228 14.0%
CHICAGO 60601 $302,000 0.7% n/a 232 231.4%
CHICAGO 60602 $200,500 31.9% n/a 6 -45.5%
CHICAGO 60603 $127,500 -11.5% n/a 8 -20.0%
CHICAGO 60605 $286,500 12.4% n/a 162 -26.4%
CHICAGO 60606 $315,750 26.3% n/a 40 5.3%
CHICAGO 60607 $318,000 11.8% $276 168 -15.6%
CHICAGO 60608 $258,500 23.1% $234 113 71.2%
CHICAGO 60609 $170,000 13.3% $156 131 27.2%
CHICAGO 60610 $318,000 28.2% $385 538 -19.8%
CHICAGO 60611 $306,250 20.9% n/a 410 0.2%
CHICAGO 60612 $265,000 6.0% $172 80 -7.0%
CHICAGO 60613 $266,500 14.6% $282 402 -10.3%
CHICAGO 60614 $369,750 -8.4% $291 688 5.2%
CHICAGO 60615 $219,000 9.5% $231 135 -7.5%
CHICAGO 60616 $278,500 9.2% $226 100 -36.7%
CHICAGO 60617 $140,000 12.0% $124 276 13.1%
CHICAGO 60618 $375,000 13.2% $366 295 21.9%
CHICAGO 60619 $155,000 14.0% $134 203 -4.7%
CHICAGO 60620 $145,000 16.0% $124 216 -10.7%
CHICAGO 60621 $114,500 19.3% $89 93 19.2%
CHICAGO 60622 $368,000 5.1% $325 354 8.9%
CHICAGO 60623 $175,000 6.1% $167 78 -17.0%
CHICAGO 60624 $149,000 35.5% $117 49 -14.0%
CHICAGO 60625 $295,000 9.3% $316 188 -11.3%
CHICAGO 60626 $200,000 13.0% $224 269 19.0%
CHICAGO 60628 $125,000 15.2% $115 333 -2.6%
CHICAGO 60629 $219,500 19.5% $207 516 1.8%
CHICAGO 60630 $336,000 14.7% $303 225 4.7%
CHICAGO 60631 $360,000 16.1% $317 153 -27.1%
CHICAGO 60632 $230,000 15.0% $220 182 -3.7%
CHICAGO 60633 $138,750 15.6% $121 65 20.4%
CHICAGO 60634 $325,000 13.2% $293 358 -4.8%
CHICAGO 60636 $115,000 21.1% $108 200 5.3%
CHICAGO 60637 $185,000 8.8% $123 105 -6.3%
CHICAGO 60638 $245,750 9.2% $241 358 16.6%
CHICAGO 60639 $265,000 1.9% $231 168 -13.4%
CHICAGO 60640 $241,750 3.1% $325 323 -25.9%
CHICAGO 60641 $332,000 9.6% $301 237 5.8%
CHICAGO 60643 $155,000 14.8% $141 228 1.8%
CHICAGO 60644 $163,500 28.0% $122 73 -9.9%
CHICAGO 60645 $275,500 12.7% $241 201 0.5%
CHICAGO 60646 $431,000 7.5% $305 109 -16.2%
CHICAGO 60647 $327,500 11.0% $292 296 -1.7%
CHICAGO 60649 $145,000 11.5% $113 123 0.0%
CHICAGO 60651 $195,000 21.9% $171 152 15.2%
CHICAGO 60652 $203,000 16.0% $192 235 -16.4%
CHICAGO 60653 $252,500 7.4% $156 81 32.8%
CHICAGO 60655 $238,750 14.8% $221 146 -13.1%
CHICAGO 60656 $330,000 10.0% $297 129 -14.0%
CHICAGO 60657 $337,750 -4.2% $365 618 10.0%
CHICAGO 60659 $340,000 65.9% $281 83 -18.6%
CHICAGO 60660 $214,000 4.4% $321 260 3.6%
CHICAGO 60661 $316,000 22.0% $194 53 -32.9%
CHICAGO HEIGHTS 60411 $120,000 1.7% $107 302 -5.6%
CHICAGO RIDGE 60415 $135,000 3.8% $192 71 -5.3%
CICERO 60804 $207,000 15.0% $192 211 -12.8%
COUNTRY CLUB HILLS 60478 $145,500 7.8% $114 112 -0.9%
DES PLAINES 60016 $254,500 14.4% $217 378 -11.5%
DES PLAINES 60018 $310,000 14.8% $266 120 -4.0%
DOLTON 60419 $130,000 17.1% $114 144 -2.7%
ELK GROVE VILLAGE 60007 $274,500 9.8% $202 212 -12.4%
ELMWOOD PARK 60707 $303,500 13.9% $278 231 2.2%
EVANSTON 60201 $415,000 -6.3% $323 193 -26.3%
EVANSTON 60202 $279,500 -0.2% $270 192 -19.0%
EVANSTON 60203 $444,500 7.1% $317 22 -57.7%
EVERGREEN PARK 60805 $219,500 31.4% $172 120 -9.1%
FLOSSMOOR 60422 $247,500 0.4% $132 83 -3.5%
FOREST PARK 60130 $240,000 6.9% $267 67 -35.6%
FRANKLIN PARK 60131 $270,000 17.4% $254 86 2.4%
GLENCOE 60022 $1,000,000 17.6% $377 75 29.3%
GLENVIEW 60025 $445,250 14.2% $306 348 -5.7%
GLENVIEW NAS 60026 $650,000 4.8% $243 37 -54.9%
GLENWOOD 60425 $143,500 -4.3% $119 67 -9.5%
HARVEY 60426 $90,000 19.2% $81 178 30.9%
HARWOOD HEIGHTS 60706 $361,000 11.1% $333 108 -20.6%
HAZEL CREST 60429 $130,000 11.1% $106 106 -7.0%
HICKORY HILLS 60457 $245,000 6.5% $214 84 16.7%
HILLSIDE 60162 $216,500 12.2% $196 46 -31.3%
HOMETOWN 60456 $143,750 10.2% $172 42 20.0%
HOMEWOOD 60430 $182,000 10.3% $137 138 -8.6%
JUSTICE 60458 $222,000 23.3% $201 27 -67.1%
KENILWORTH 60043 $950,750 4.8% $502 16 -20.0%
LA GRANGE 60525 $350,000 6.1% $270 182 -12.5%
LA GRANGE PARK 60526 $335,000 9.8% $258 51 -28.2%
LANSING 60438 $155,000 10.7% $131 214 8.1%
LINCOLNWOOD 60712 $480,000 15.7% $327 68 -30.6%
LYONS 60534 $211,000 1.4% $207 70 11.1%
MATTESON 60443 $175,000 4.2% $122 101 -31.3%
MAYWOOD 60153 $165,000 10.0% $146 98 -15.5%
MELROSE PARK 60160 $265,000 15.2% $213 61 -17.6%
MELROSE PARK 60164 $237,000 12.6% $204 93 -24.4%
MIDLOTHIAN 60445 $162,500 9.8% $162 167 -4.6%
MORTON GROVE 60053 $366,000 11.8% $305 137 -18.5%
MOUNT PROSPECT 60056 $345,000 15.0% $254 309 -6.6%
NILES 60714 $324,000 12.1% $297 147 -23.0%
NORTHBROOK 60062 $525,000 13.0% $291 290 -24.1%
OAK FOREST 60452 $215,000 10.3% $176 162 -10.5%
OAK LAWN 60453 $215,000 10.4% $192 361 4.9%
OAK PARK 60301 $220,500 19.2% n/a 6 -40.0%
OAK PARK 60302 $340,000 1.5% $284 229 -9.5%
OAK PARK 60304 $370,000 13.8% $269 103 -4.6%
OLYMPIA FIELDS 60461 $282,000 2.5% $123 29 7.4%
ORLAND PARK 60462 $250,000 -2.0% $168 221 -23.8%
ORLAND PARK 60467 $333,000 5.7% $162 111 -25.0%
PALATINE 60067 $344,250 8.3% $210 298 -3.2%
PALATINE 60074 $199,500 14.7% $216 239 -43.0%
PALOS HEIGHTS 60463 $295,000 10.3% $200 81 0.0%
PALOS HILLS 60465 $227,000 27.3% $185 113 -10.3%
PALOS PARK 60464 $385,000 20.3% $198 49 -9.3%
PARK FOREST 60466 $112,950 10.7% $90 198 5.9%
PARK RIDGE 60068 $463,000 6.4% $315 222 -14.6%
POSEN 60469 $145,000 28.3% $135 30 11.1%
PROSPECT HEIGHTS 60070 $173,000 8.3% $239 113 -6.6%
RICHTON PARK 60471 $150,000 12.8% $117 88 1.1%
RIVER FOREST 60305 $330,000 -36.2% $299 70 -23.9%
RIVER GROVE 60171 $280,000 12.0% $288 59 18.0%
RIVERDALE 60827 $114,500 14.5% $103 138 53.3%
RIVERSIDE 60546 $336,500 13.3% $255 95 -5.9%
ROBBINS 60472 $55,000 -2.2% $49 9 -25.0%
ROLLING MEADOWS 60008 $255,000 10.9% $213 118 -22.4%
SCHAUMBURG 60173 $242,000 27.7% $205 83 31.7%
SCHAUMBURG 60192 $479,500 3.6% $158 48 54.8%
SCHAUMBURG 60193 $235,500 11.6% $218 312 0.0%
SCHAUMBURG 60194 $217,250 6.8% $177 335 0.0%
SCHAUMBURG 60195 $264,000 6.5% $187 185 -5.1%
SCHILLER PARK 60176 $270,000 13.7% $262 70 42.9%
SKOKIE 60076 $375,000 13.6% $304 171 -24.7%
SKOKIE 60077 $327,500 13.5% $283 139 -25.3%
SOUTH HOLLAND 60473 $166,000 3.8% $131 170 1.2%
STEGER 60475 $151,450 29.7% $122 55 -14.1%
STONE PARK 60165 $215,000 19.4% $193 18 12.5%
STREAMWOOD 60107 $205,000 0.0% $169 472 21.6%
SUMMIT ARGO 60501 $215,000 19.4% $192 48 65.5%
THORNTON 60476 $138,750 10.1% $127 15 36.4%
TINLEY PARK 60477 $233,000 8.4% $179 408 -9.7%
WESTCHESTER 60154 $265,000 4.5% $222 163 4.5%
WESTERN SPRINGS 60558 $486,000 0.0% $308 72 -26.5%
WHEELING 60090 $234,000 13.6% $188 238 -22.5%
WILLOW SPRINGS 60480 $280,000 -8.2% $191 37 -14.0%
WILMETTE 60091 $630,000 0.4% $352 174 -22.0%
WINNETKA 60093 $1,015,000 26.1% $420 135 -23.7%
WORTH 60482 $212,500 21.4% $171 60 5.3%
LAKE ILLK Median Price Sales Volume
Community Zip Code 3Q2005 % Chg* $/SqFt 3Q2005 % Chg*
All homes $273,250 5.8% n/a 5,717 -7.1%
ANTIOCH 60002 $253,000 -1.9% n/a 240 15.9%
BARRINGTON 60010 $525,000 6.4% n/a 367 6.4%
BUFFALO GROVE 60089 $320,000 14.3% n/a 370 0.3%
DEERFIELD 60015 $522,500 17.4% n/a 196 -15.9%
FOX LAKE 60020 $172,000 7.2% n/a 131 -19.1%
GRAYSLAKE 60030 $254,500 6.7% n/a 334 -8.7%
GURNEE 60031 $280,000 0.4% n/a 333 -10.0%
HIGHLAND PARK 60035 $525,000 9.6% n/a 241 -2.8%
HIGHWOOD 60040 $312,500 -10.7% n/a 16 14.3%
INGLESIDE 60041 $203,000 10.0% n/a 60 -10.4%
ISLAND LAKE 60042 $186,000 6.6% n/a 96 37.1%
LAKE BLUFF 60044 $475,000 0.5% n/a 85 -18.3%
LAKE FOREST 60045 $882,500 2.0% n/a 183 15.8%
LAKE VILLA 60046 $235,000 0.5% n/a 288 -9.1%
LAKE ZURICH 60047 $420,000 -12.5% n/a 337 0.6%
LIBERTYVILLE 60048 $447,750 17.1% n/a 252 -26.5%
LINCOLNSHIRE 60069 $529,000 17.6% n/a 54 1.9%
MUNDELEIN 60060 $242,000 1.3% n/a 284 -4.1%
NORTH CHICAGO 60064 $137,000 14.2% n/a 67 -11.8%
ROUND LAKE 60073 $179,000 -4.7% n/a 504 -25.1%
VERNON HILLS 60061 $319,000 4.0% n/a 248 -27.9%
WADSWORTH 60083 $255,000 19.6% n/a 69 16.9%
WAUCONDA 60084 $267,000 24.5% n/a 182 7.1%
WAUKEGAN 60085 $153,000 7.9% n/a 287 4.0%
WAUKEGAN 60087 $168,000 7.7% n/a 147 -3.9%
WINTHROP HARBOR 60096 $207,000 21.0% n/a 43 -21.8%
ZION 60099 $170,000 9.0% n/a 222 18.1%
MC HENRY ILMC Median Price Sales Volume
Community Zip Code 3Q2005 % Chg* $/SqFt 3Q2005 % Chg*
All homes $240,000 7.9% n/a 2,809 6.8%
ALGONQUIN 60102 $269,660 10.5% n/a 309 18.8%
CARY 60013 $272,500 14.5% n/a 233 2.6%
CRYSTAL LAKE 60012 $365,000 23.0% n/a 69 -24.2%
CRYSTAL LAKE 60014 $236,000 9.8% n/a 388 11.8%
FOX RIVER GROVE 60021 $297,950 13.2% n/a 48 41.2%
HARVARD 60033 $162,923 16.4% n/a 89 12.7%
HEBRON 60034 $167,400 44.9% n/a 9 125.0%
HUNTLEY 60142 $258,000 -4.1% n/a 359 -18.0%
LAKE IN THE HILLS 60156 $241,500 7.1% n/a 334 15.2%
MARENGO 60152 $172,000 -13.0% n/a 75 17.2%
MCHENRY 60050 $210,000 5.0% n/a 359 -7.9%
MCHENRY 60051 $209,000 13.4% n/a 115 26.4%
RICHMOND 60071 $180,500 -5.9% n/a 26 -13.3%
SPRING GROVE 60081 $340,552 11.5% n/a 70 -11.4%
UNION 60180 $204,500 18.9% n/a 6 -45.5%
WONDER LAKE 60097 $165,000 6.8% n/a 130 38.3%
WOODSTOCK 60098 $214,855 17.7% n/a 231 9.5%
KANE ILKA Median Price Sales Volume
Community Zip Code 3Q2005 % Chg* $/SqFt 3Q2005 % Chg*
All homes $235,000 8.5% n/a 3,911 -8.8%
AURORA 60505 $142,000 9.7% n/a 270 -23.9%
AURORA 60506 $179,000 5.3% n/a 327 -6.8%
BATAVIA 60510 $315,000 9.9% n/a 184 -28.4%
BIG ROCK 60511 $301,250 24.5% n/a 9 50.0%
CARPENTERSVILLE 60110 $170,000 6.3% n/a 301 -8.2%
DUNDEE 60118 $260,000 -4.6% n/a 105 -31.8%
ELBURN 60119 $312,500 0.8% n/a 85 3.7%
ELGIN 60120 $210,250 13.6% $154 404 3.3%
ELGIN 60123 $236,000 18.0% n/a 472 7.5%
GENEVA 60134 $340,000 6.8% n/a 270 -5.9%
GILBERTS 60136 $227,250 -24.9% n/a 62 -42.6%
HAMPSHIRE 60140 $310,000 24.0% n/a 58 75.8%
MAPLE PARK 60151 $273,250 21.0% n/a 19 5.6%
NORTH AURORA 60542 $257,000 13.6% n/a 170 2.4%
SAINT CHARLES 60174 $261,000 3.6% n/a 200 -31.0%
SAINT CHARLES 60175 $438,500 -7.7% n/a 176 -19.6%
SOUTH ELGIN 60177 $220,000 -1.8% n/a 216 2.9%
SUGAR GROVE 60554 $319,000 3.7% n/a 113 2.7%
DU PAGE ILDP Median Price Sales Volume
Community Zip Code 3Q2005 % Chg* $/SqFt 3Q2005 % Chg*
All homes $281,000 9.8% n/a 6,877 -1.9%
ADDISON 60101 $260,000 9.2% n/a 206 -1.4%
AURORA 60504 $210,000 9.8% n/a 409 -26.3%
BENSENVILLE 60106 $247,000 9.8% n/a 95 -15.2%
BLOOMINGDALE 60108 $300,500 4.3% n/a 184 14.3%
CAROL STREAM 60188 $232,500 10.5% n/a 279 25.1%
CLARENDON HILLS 60514 $451,250 7.4% n/a 85 -4.5%
DARIEN 60561 $315,000 10.3% n/a 141 -18.0%
DOWNERS GROVE 60515 $328,000 22.4% n/a 197 -10.0%
DOWNERS GROVE 60516 $314,750 13.0% n/a 195 1.6%
ELMHURST 60126 $418,750 14.1% n/a 237 -21.8%
GLEN ELLYN 60137 $335,000 2.8% n/a 263 -9.3%
GLENDALE HEIGHTS 60139 $220,000 14.0% n/a 297 17.9%
HINSDALE 60521 $775,000 11.5% $336 171 -8.6%
ITASCA 60143 $336,250 8.8% n/a 67 3.1%
LEMONT 60439 $387,000 14.8% $192 107 -19.5%
LISLE 60532 $218,000 6.6% n/a 248 22.8%
LOMBARD 60148 $252,250 10.2% n/a 334 -10.9%
MEDINAH 60157 $375,000 12.8% n/a 17 30.8%
NAPERVILLE 60540 $374,250 10.6% n/a 328 3.5%
NAPERVILLE 60563 $282,750 24.0% n/a 269 -3.9%
NAPERVILLE 60565 $373,000 11.5% n/a 320 -12.8%
OAK BROOK 60523 $665,500 -2.1% n/a 86 7.5%
ROSELLE 60172 $270,000 12.0% $158 194 4.3%
VILLA PARK 60181 $253,000 17.1% n/a 183 2.8%
WARRENVILLE 60555 $216,000 12.2% n/a 100 -23.7%
WAYNE 60184 $600,000 4.5% n/a 20 66.7%
WEST CHICAGO 60185 $330,000 37.5% n/a 234 18.2%
WESTMONT 60559 $255,000 -0.8% n/a 140 3.7%
WHEATON 60187 $320,000 12.3% n/a 375 -7.9%
WINFIELD 60190 $292,500 6.4% n/a 82 -8.9%
WOOD DALE 60191 $267,500 13.3% n/a 76 -30.3%
WOODRIDGE 60517 $263,500 12.4% n/a 242 10.0%