Ravenswood

Community Area: Lincoln Square
Situated north of downtown Chicago, Ravenswood is located within the Lincoln Square community area. Bordered by Foster Avenue, Montrose Avenue, Clark Street and the Chicago River, the neighborhood was annexed to the City of Chicago in 1889 and quickly expanded following the arrival of the ‘L.'

Ravenswood features a variety of architectural styles, including Victorians, Prairie School homes and courtyard-style buildings. The average sales price for a single-family home in Ravenswood, which is part of the Lincoln Square MLS area, was $536,287 in 2012, while the average condominium cost $213,290 (source: Midwest Real Estate Data, LLC).

The community is served by schools within the Chicago Public Schools district, including Ravenswood Elementary School and Lake View High School. Residents of Ravenswood have convenient commuting options with the Metra Union Pacific North Line and CTA Brown Line running through the community.

Various events are offered in Ravenswood and surrounding communities throughout the year, including the Ravenswood Holiday Walk, Ravenswood ArtWalk, and Square Roots Festival, which features live music and craft beer. The 15-acre Welles Park also provides residents with access to an indoor pool, fitness center, playing fields, tennis courts, and basketball courts.





Nearby Public Transportation

CTA Rail

at Damen, Francisco, Kedzie, Montrose, Rockwell, Western

Metra
Union Pacific North

at Ravenswood Metra



4621 N Beacon Street #1S Chicago, Illinois 60640
$425,000 | Condo | 3 Beds | 2.1 Baths
Open House: Saturday, April 1st, 2017 11:00am - 1:00pm
2501 W Bryn Mawr Avenue #306 Chicago, Illinois 60659
$185,000 | Condo | 2 Beds | 1 Baths
Open House: Saturday, April 1st, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm
4621 N Beacon Street #1S Chicago, Illinois 60640
$425,000 | Condo | 3 Beds | 2.1 Baths
Open House: Sunday, April 2nd, 2017 11:00am - 1:00pm


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Average Sales Price

$456,035

Average Days on Market

89

Sales Prices vs. List Price

97%


Data represents the community area's average over the past 12 months. All information deemed reliable, but not guaranteed.




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