Cook County Real Estate Statistics & Foreclosure Trends Summary

  • Median List Price
    $239,900
    4% ( $9,900 ) vs Apr 2015
  • Median Sales Price
    $219,000
    4% ( $9,250 ) vs Apr 2015
  • Median Foreclosure Sales Price
    $92,000
    4% ( $4,000 ) vs Apr 2015
  • Foreclosures View
    Homes for Sale 10,836
    Recently Sold 30,343

Market Summary

There are currently (contact us for foreclosure counts) properties in Cook County, IL that are in some stage of foreclosure (default, auction or bank owned) while the number of homes listed for sale on RealtyTrac is 10,836.

In May, the number of properties that received a foreclosure filing in Cook County, IL was 11% higher than the previous month and 11% lower than the same time last year.

Home sales for April 2016 were down 27% compared with the previous month, and up 128% compared with a year ago. The median sales price of a non-distressed home was $219,000. The median sales price of a foreclosure home was $92,000, or 58% lower than non-distressed home sales.

Sales Prices - Cook County, IL




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$92,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $96,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $100,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $99,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $100,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $101,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $219,000 (Median Sales Price) $209,750 (Median Sales Price) $206,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $205,000 (Median Sales Price) $92,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $96,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $100,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $99,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $100,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $101,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $219,000 (Median Sales Price) $209,750 (Median Sales Price) $206,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $205,000 (Median Sales Price)
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Top Cities

Metro Total Sales Median Sales Price Foreclosure Savings
Chicago
2,423
44.1
% (y-o-y)
$255,500
2.2
% (y-o-y)
65.0%
61.1
% (y-o-y)
Des Plaines
74
32.1
% (y-o-y)
$182,000
16.3
% (y-o-y)
48.1%
2.6
% (y-o-y)
Orland Park
71
73.2
% (y-o-y)
$221,000
2.8
% (y-o-y)
10.0%
50.7
% (y-o-y)
Evanston
65
54.8
% (y-o-y)
$322,500
7.5
% (y-o-y)
36.4%
60.0
% (y-o-y)
Arlington Heights
62
63.2
% (y-o-y)
$277,500
0.9
% (y-o-y)
37.7%
17.6
% (y-o-y)
Chicago Heights
61
41.9
% (y-o-y)
$61,750
5.0
% (y-o-y)
44.9%
49.2
% (y-o-y)
Tinley Park
60
25.0
% (y-o-y)
$184,250
10.0
% (y-o-y)
22.7%
14.3
% (y-o-y)
Palatine
59
40.5
% (y-o-y)
$232,000
11.8
% (y-o-y)
61.6%
54.7
% (y-o-y)
Schaumburg
59
4.8
% (y-o-y)
$215,000
12.9
% (y-o-y)
32.6%
37.0
% (y-o-y)
Berwyn
58
31.8
% (y-o-y)
$173,250
6.3
% (y-o-y)
37.1%
41.7
% (y-o-y)

Local Info For Cook County

Population:
5,172,848
Crime Index: 223.10    
Schools: 1440   
Household Median Income: $53,942
Unemployment: 6.50%
Percentage of vacant homes: 10.90%

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