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Asking Prices and Inventory for Homes in Chicago Illinois

As of July 21 2014 there were about 35,448 single family and condo homes listed for sale in Chicago Illinois. The median asking price of these homes was approximately $235,900. Since this time last year, the inventory of homes for sale has decreased by 0.8% and the median price has increased by 18.0%.

July 21, 2014 Month/Month Year/Year
Median Asking Price $235,900 -0.9% +18.0%
Home Listings/Inventory 35,448 +1.1% -0.8%

Recent Asking Price and Inventory History for Chicago

Date Single Family & Condo
Inventory
25th Percentile
Asking Price
Median
Asking Price
75th Percentile
Asking Price
07/21/2014 35,448 $129,900 $235,900 $399,900
07/14/2014 35,349 $129,900 $235,000 $399,900
07/07/2014 34,781 $129,900 $235,000 $399,900
06/30/2014 35,216 $129,900 $237,700 $399,900
06/23/2014 35,061 $129,900 $238,000 $399,900

Chicago Asking Price History

The median asking price for homes in Chicago peaked in May 2006 at $309,900 and is now $74,600 (24.1%) lower. From a low of $165,700 in January 2013, the median asking price in Chicago has increased by $69,600 (42.0%).

25th, Median (50th) and 75th Percentile Asking Prices for Chicago Illinois

Chicago Housing Inventory History

Housing inventory in Chicago, which is typically highest in the spring/summer and lowest in the fall/winter, peaked at 70,478 in July 2007. The lowest housing inventory level seen was 25,470 in January 2014.

Housing Inventory for Chicago Illinois

Chicago Asking Price and Inventory History

Date Single Family & Condo
Inventory
25th Percentile
Asking Price
Median
Asking Price
75th Percentile
Asking Price
July 2014 35,193 $129,900 $235,300 $399,900
June 2014 34,796 $129,820 $236,320 $399,900
May 2014 33,325 $126,725 $232,416 $403,000
April 2014 31,009 $120,450 $223,700 $390,950
March 2014 28,095 $111,460 $209,560 $377,180
February 2014 26,318 $101,175 $194,313 $357,450
January 2014 25,470 $96,500 $184,100 $345,750
December 2013 27,702 $98,120 $185,860 $345,420
November 2013 30,336 $101,925 $195,350 $353,925
October 2013 32,129 $104,950 $199,250 $359,950
September 2013 32,916 $105,380 $199,340 $359,720
August 2013 34,030 $108,975 $199,575 $362,175
July 2013 35,111 $109,820 $199,900 $364,980
June 2013 36,078 $108,325 $199,575 $362,500
May 2013 34,730 $106,725 $199,450 $363,425
April 2013 32,383 $99,880 $189,640 $349,760
March 2013 31,414 $98,375 $182,225 $340,975
February 2013 30,502 $92,450 $172,200 $321,825
January 2013 29,912 $89,900 $165,700 $301,948
December 2012 31,886 $90,340 $166,840 $301,814
November 2012 34,903 $94,700 $170,950 $314,975
October 2012 37,016 $97,540 $174,980 $321,980
September 2012 38,444 $99,125 $178,400 $324,925
August 2012 39,458 $99,875 $179,875 $326,800
July 2012 40,601 $99,960 $182,680 $329,920
June 2012 41,463 $103,350 $185,450 $336,749
May 2012 42,170 $106,475 $189,650 $343,250
April 2012 41,497 $108,600 $189,820 $345,500
March 2012 41,580 $105,800 $186,100 $337,475
February 2012 38,933 $102,450 $180,950 $328,175
January 2012 38,320 $100,000 $179,900 $323,509
December 2011 40,674 $105,375 $181,725 $325,750
November 2011 43,321 $110,450 $189,450 $334,725
October 2011 45,162 $115,280 $195,540 $341,759
September 2011 46,279 $119,300 $199,225 $348,125
August 2011 47,863 $120,651 $199,920 $349,540
July 2011 48,585 $93,475 $208,325 $354,725
June 2011 49,147 $125,225 $211,925 $359,900
May 2011 48,636 $125,960 $214,540 $359,900
April 2011 47,743 $124,950 $209,950 $354,500
March 2011 46,734 $122,975 $203,850 $349,925
February 2011 45,017 $120,048 $199,900 $349,258
January 2011 43,569 $123,640 $199,903 $348,760
December 2010 46,217 $126,125 $205,500 $349,700
November 2010 48,875 $132,360 $218,740 $364,560
October 2010 51,265 $137,725 $224,975 $373,450
September 2010 53,073 $138,550 $225,875 $373,475
August 2010 53,826 $140,560 $230,540 $378,560
July 2010 54,318 $144,675 $235,694 $385,725
June 2010 54,578 $147,600 $239,450 $389,698
May 2010 54,958 $149,720 $239,910 $389,900
April 2010 54,475 $149,900 $239,900 $388,725
March 2010 52,254 $148,380 $239,020 $386,282
February 2010 49,369 $143,600 $232,950 $379,675
January 2010 47,077 $139,987 $229,900 $379,000
December 2009 48,698 $144,325 $234,500 $383,425
November 2009 51,460 $149,740 $241,940 $395,480
October 2009 53,949 $151,700 $249,000 $399,225
September 2009 55,820 $154,675 $249,800 $399,800
August 2009 56,589 $156,959 $249,930 $399,900
July 2009 57,269 $159,675 $253,225 $403,975
June 2009 57,314 $159,940 $259,040 $417,423
May 2009 56,478 $160,025 $259,900 $420,925
April 2009 54,785 $159,925 $259,000 $419,450
March 2009 51,949 $159,900 $257,180 $419,360
February 2009 49,653 $159,675 $254,800 $413,700
January 2009 50,441 $162,039 $254,973 $410,703
December 2008 52,862 $167,274 $259,404 $412,086
November 2008 56,664 $172,340 $263,693 $413,425
October 2008 60,169 $177,576 $268,125 $414,808
September 2008 65,250 $181,633 $269,950 $417,545
August 2008 66,684 $185,633 $274,950 $423,274
July 2008 67,448 $186,641 $278,450 $430,491
June 2008 68,148 $190,752 $280,920 $433,418
May 2008 67,481 $192,276 $284,825 $434,724
April 2008 65,367 $195,020 $289,225 $438,523
March 2008 61,831 $195,000 $288,750 $438,416
February 2008 58,610 $194,995 $285,247 $435,897
January 2008 55,672 $194,760 $284,950 $433,496
December 2007 59,742 $195,470 $285,340 $433,438
November 2007 64,689 $196,416 $289,675 $437,019
October 2007 67,479 $201,213 $292,920 $442,965
September 2007 68,747 $203,745 $295,450 $441,634
August 2007 69,934 $205,481 $298,625 $443,929
July 2007 70,478 $207,855 $299,900 $451,798
June 2007 69,898 $210,651 $302,425 $457,470
May 2007 68,008 $211,606 $307,700 $458,209
April 2007 63,766 $212,346 $308,798 $458,898
March 2007 60,565 $212,611 $309,200 $461,218
February 2007 56,231 $210,675 $301,199 $457,419
January 2007 52,017 $209,347 $299,640 $451,778
December 2006 56,351 $210,602 $299,900 $448,698
November 2006 59,993 $211,533 $299,925 $448,749
October 2006 62,647 $214,677 $305,140 $455,838
September 2006 62,000 $215,502 $307,175 $457,980
August 2006 61,797 $215,502 $308,850 $458,337
July 2006 60,868 $215,502 $309,900 $458,938
June 2006 59,119 $215,502 $309,900 $463,131
May 2006 56,317 $215,051 $309,900 $464,650
April 2006 52,939 $211,642 $307,930 $463,759