Near West Side Real Estate For Sale
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The first alarm of the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 was pulled in a small pharmacy in Near West Side. Since then, this area has grown into one of the most vibrant neighborhoods in all of Chicago. It is comprised of Greek Town, Little Italy, Maxwell Street, South Water Market, Illinois Medical District, the West Loop, and Fulton River District.
Near West Side real estate for sale is quite diverse. Cozy loft condos and small family apartments can generally be found along South Blue Island Avenue, West 17th Street, and South Clinton Street. If you are not quite ready to cross the half-million dollar mark, but you do not mind being relatively close, there are plenty of "moderately-priced" duplexes and townhouses with large roof decks, fireplaces, and even small yards on West Fillmore Street and West Washington Boulevard. Those with a higher budget will want to explore Little Italy for single-family homes that echo of Old World charm.
A Closer Look at the Near West Side Real Estate Market
This neighborhood is trendy, but a little more laid back than some areas that are populated by a young, hip crowd. Young professionals and small families live here. The neighborhood is inhabited by an abundance of highly-educated individuals in executive, professional, and managerial positions.
Halsted Street in Greek Town offers countless restaurants and bars, and when you get a craving for some of the best pizza in the country, Little Italy has you covered with Marcello, Coalfire Pizza, and Salerno's. If you plan on taking in a Chicago Bulls game, the United Center is right in your neighborhood.
The West Loop is saturated with art galleries and nightclubs, and there are so many restaurants along Randolph Street that your biggest daily or weekly decision may become trying to choose which one to go to next. Lastly, chocoholics may want to look at the lofts and high-rise condos in the Fulton River District as the constant breeze in the "Windy City" blows the aroma of chocolate from the Blommer Chocolate Company through the air. For more information about Near West Side condos in Chicago, IL, contact us today!