In the spirit of the holidays, we pulled together a few cool properties on the market this month that would host an amazing Thanksgiving dinner, a holiday party of the century or present an opportunity for instant equity to ring in the New Year – something we all could be thankful for. Take a look and if any of them spark something of interest, give us a call! Would love to connect with you!

Olivia Carlson


In the heart of Roscoe Village, this condo has it all – including the potential for $25K Instant Equity!  That is a Christmas present right there! The last 2 bed/1 bath in the building sold for $299K, so its a fantastic opportunity! 
Also available for flexible short term or long term lease.


 1849 W NEWPORT AVENUE, UNIT 2, Chicago, IL | 2 Bed, 2 Bath

Listed at $275,000

In the heart of Roscoe Village, this condo has it all in an unbeatable location! This sunny home shines with large windows, a Juliet balcony overlooking a tree lined street, 42” walnut-stained cabinets, granite counters, crown molding, hardwood floors, stainless appliances, extra large storage and in-unit washer and dryer. Large master bedroom perfect for relaxing. Enjoy a charming deck that looks out over the private association yard, ideal for entertaining. The self-managed association is solid with high reserves and a good regimen for maintenance and saving. Three blocks to Addison OR Paulina Brown Line stops, and steps cafes, bars and boutiques on Roscoe, Lincoln or Southport! Street parking is plentiful! Walk to award-winning Hamilton Elementary or Wrigley Field! 

Get in on this pocket listing now! Short or long term lease also available at $1,800/month!

Courtesy of: Olivia Carlson – @properties

Update this home and earn instant equity! The most recent comparable property in the building sold for $415,000 in Summer of 2017— $75K more than this property’s list price! Plus, you get to live in Old Town, one of Chicago’s coolest neighborhoods.


 1309 N WELLS, Unit 504, Chicago, IL | 2 Bed, 2 Bath

Listed at $340,000

PRIME Old Town location! This large 2 bed / 2 bath home features excellent skyline and park views, a large private balcony and open floor plan! Every room is spacious and features large windows with southern exposure. Enjoy newer heated laminate hardwood floors in the entire living room and second bedroom. Plus, kitchen features bar seating that is open to the dining/living room. Convenience is made easy with washer/dryer in this home as well on-site garage parking included in price. Shops, restaurants, parks, transportation and even the lake are all right down the street. Come put your own touches on this excellent opportunity!

Courtesy of: Julie Busby – Coldwell Banker Residential

How about this residence as a lovely welcoming home to host your friends and family this Thanksgiving? Everyone would feel right at home and this kitchen will cook an amazing feast!

 1521 N STATE PARKWAY, Chicago, IL | 7 Bed, 6.2 Bath

Listed at $10,300,000


Exquisite 1894 George Maher designed mansion in the heart of Chicago’s Gold Coast. Intricate Beaux-Arts Limestone Facade sets the tone for this magnificent property. A recent full renovation, by Hewitt Horn updates the home to today’s standard of living, and in keeping with the integrity of the 1894 build. Sweeping large open rooms with 12ft ceilings flow with ease on the main level. As you ascend up, the 2nd floor has 3 lovely en-suite bedrooms. The 3rd floor showcases the sumptuous master suite with vaulted ceilings, marble bath, den and bedroom. The 4th level is an entertainers dream. A media room with beamed ceiling, fireplace, full kitchen, guest bedroom and the most spectacular roof terrace! Spanning 30 x19. The terrace features a lounging, grilling and dining space with fireplace. Surrounded by lush landscaping allows for the utmost in privacy. Very unique location steps to the lake and Lincoln Park. Situated along side only 3 other homes on this block. Oversized 29x150ft lot

Courtesy of: Douglas Smith, GRI – @properties 


What a spectacular way to celebrate holidays – with this gorgeous estate! Imagine the greenery on that staircase, the tree in the great room for the holiday gatherings!

 1336 N STATE PARKWAY, Chicago | 5 Bed, 5.4 Bath  

Listed at $10,900,000

Elegant & historic, this 5 BR, 5.4 BA, 9000 SQFT Georgian home has been lovingly renovated with the finest of materials & re-imagined for the sophisticated buyer who enjoys both beauty & function. Expansive & expertly designed outdoor terraces create the perfect private oasis & add to unparalleled space to entertain guests. Experience the ease, grace, and grandeur of this spectacular home, saturated with light.

Courtesy of: Katherine Malkin – Compass

If you have been a really good little boy or girl this year, perhaps Santa will leave the keys to this estate to you in your stocking! Can you imagine the holiday gala you could have in the stunner?

 915 N DEARBORN STREET, Chicago | 6 Bed / 6.1 Bath

Listed at $21,900,000

Standing in the shadow of the grandiose Richardsonian Romanesque style Thompson House, it is impossible to feel anything short of awe. This exquisite structure, designed in the 19th Century by Cobb & Frost for attorney John H Thompson, evokes a time of true masterpiece that is unparalleled in today’s market. Lovingly & painstakingly restored, this nationally registered Historic Landmark is one of the most iconic homes in Chicago’s highly sought after Gold Coast. Its enviable location provides gorgeous views of Washington square, making it just steps away from Lake Michigan & a short walk to Chicago Mag Miles. Inside this timeless home you’ll be met with the efficiency of 21st Century technology complemented by high quality craftsmanship: custom millwork, silk wall-coverings, marble floors, stained glass windows, rich wood paneling, Mahogany h/w floors. Experience true gentility and sophistication & own a piece of Chicago history with a property that was built to enchant for centuries.

Courtesy of: Tatiana Miller – Coldwell Banker Residential