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Check Out These Super-Cheap Two-Flats in East Garfield Park

Launch gallery Newer homes along Washington Boulevard near California Avenue. The area's lost density is gradually being recovered.

...with a dozen purchases. They are now looking to liquefy a pair of buildings at 109 S. California Avenue and 2609 W. Jackson Boulevard to free up money for other projects. Pinea paid $23...

...are now looking to liquefy a pair of buildings at 109 S. California Avenue and 2609 W. Jackson Boulevard to free up money for other projects. Pinea paid $23,350 and $88,000, respectively...

...90s. Way better. They put a park in right down the street (Park 574, at Jackson and Rockwell), new housing, a new grocery store (the very large Pete’s Fresh Market at Western...

  • 160K for East Garfield is not super cheap. It's not even a bargain. I've seen houses sell for half that price. For 35K more you can get building just west of tri taylor, which is much safer.

    These investors paid 25K for it and are now expecting to make a 6 fold profit. That's greedy!!! Meanwhile people who are interested in being homeowners get out bid by these vultures.

  • This area is really up and coming, especially just East of the Conservatory. The transportation is unbelievable with the green line, metra stop and the expressway all within blocks. All you have to do is look at the artists and musicians swarming over here to see what's really happening. Not...

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    This area is really up and coming, especially just East of the Conservatory. The transportation is unbelievable with the green line, metra stop and the expressway all within blocks. All you have to do is look at the artists and musicians swarming over here to see what's really happening. Not to mention the brave yuppie seems to be snooping around. The last 5 homes on Fulton and Carroll have been scooped up at half the price they were in 2007. Looks like its lift off time. Perhaps not coincidentally, everything just East of here already took off and is well above 2007 levels.

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Old Town and New History: Youth Delegation on Chicago Police Violence to Report Back from U.N.

Co-sponsored by the Mansfield Institute for Social Justice and Transformation, the free event will be moderated by WBEZ’s Natalie Moore, taking place December 11th, from 6 p.m. to 8 pm at Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan Ave., 10th Floor.

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Design Fail at Fred Anderson Dog Park?

FruVe xPress Juicery Opens at 1130 S. Wabash

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The new park currently being built just south of 16th and Wabash has a very interesting "sail like" feature (photo above). It ought to be interested seeing how much snow it can collect/hold before ripping apart this Winter Season. Not sure what the designer was thinking?

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Top 10 Things to Do in Chicago Over Thanksgiving 2014

...latest Science Newsflash on display in Stanley Field Hall.   The Field Museum is located at 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605, 312-922-9410...

...and can spend their Thanksgiving Day helping the less fortunate. Chicago Cares is headquartered at 300 W. Adams Street, Suite 300, Chicago, IL 60606 – 312-780-0800 CLICK HERE to learn more at chicagocares...

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...open on Thanksgiving Day right after the parade ends.    Christkindlmarket is located in Daley Plaza — 50 W. Washington Street, Chicago, IL 60602...

...at 8:00 p.m. and Sundays at 3:00 p.m. at Provision Theater, 1001 W. Roosevelt Rd., Chicago, IL, 60608.  If you live in the Chicago area, or will be traveling to...

...month. William-Sonoma has several Chicago area locations but the Chicago store is located at 900 N. Michigan Avenue. Attend a FREE cooking technique class in the Chicago area this month of November 2014...

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Showbiz Shelly’s Pics from the American Music Awards! Day 2

Join B96 @Pepsi live 9a-12p @JEWEL in Chicago @ 1224 S. Wabash. Enter 4 FREE B96 Pepsi #jinglebash tickets. PEPSI LIVE FOR NOW! 2 hours ago

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Shots Around the Sloop: Sloop Pano

FruVe xPress Juicery Opens at 1130 S. Wabash

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