Cook County Real Estate Statistics & Foreclosure Trends Summary

  • Median List Price
    $214,945
    2% ( $4,955 ) vs Nov 2014
  • Median Sales Price
    $205,000
    64% ( $80,000 ) vs Nov 2014
  • Median Foreclosure Sales Price
    $101,000
    4% ( $4,000 ) vs Nov 2014
  • Foreclosures View
    Homes for Sale 9,165
    Recently Sold 50,017

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 9,165.

In December, the number of properties that received a foreclosure filing in Cook County, IL was 20% lower than the previous month and 44% lower than the same time last year.

Home sales for November 2015 were up 1915% compared with the previous month, and down 46% compared with a year ago. The median sales price of a non-distressed home was $205,000. The median sales price of a foreclosure home was $101,000, or 51% lower than non-distressed home sales.

Sales Prices - Cook County, IL




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$101,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $105,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $105,750 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $106,500 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $105,500 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $103,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $205,000 (Median Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Sales Price) $140,000 (Median Sales Price) $255,000 (Median Sales Price) $250,000 (Median Sales Price) $245,000 (Median Sales Price) $101,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $105,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $105,750 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $106,500 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $105,500 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $103,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $205,000 (Median Sales Price) $125,000 (Median Sales Price) $140,000 (Median Sales Price) $255,000 (Median Sales Price) $250,000 (Median Sales Price) $245,000 (Median Sales Price)
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Top Cities

Metro Total Sales Median Sales Price Foreclosure Savings
Chicago
1,889
28.5
% (y-o-y)
$237,000
12.4
% (y-o-y)
57.4%
64.9
% (y-o-y)
Oak Forest
100
177.8
% (y-o-y)
$112,500
27.4
% (y-o-y)
6.2%
34.8
% (y-o-y)
Oak Lawn
71
12.3
% (y-o-y)
$154,500
4.0
% (y-o-y)
25.1%
53.5
% (y-o-y)
Chicago Heights
71
7.6
% (y-o-y)
$78,250
9.4
% (y-o-y)
63.3%
45.9
% (y-o-y)
Des Plaines
71
33.0
% (y-o-y)
$180,000
0.6
% (y-o-y)
35.6%
41.6
% (y-o-y)
Schaumburg
70
23.9
% (y-o-y)
$220,000
10.0
% (y-o-y)
20.9%
24.5
% (y-o-y)
Tinley Park
62
11.4
% (y-o-y)
$150,500
19.5
% (y-o-y)
7.0%
33.7
% (y-o-y)
Palatine
62
53.0
% (y-o-y)
$230,500
0.0
% (y-o-y)
60.6%
51.0
% (y-o-y)
Evanston
60
32.6
% (y-o-y)
$309,750
12.7
% (y-o-y)
45.0%
48.6
% (y-o-y)
Calumet City
58
65.7
% (y-o-y)
$57,000
14.6
% (y-o-y)
47.4%
25.6
% (y-o-y)

Local Info For Cook County

Population:
5,172,848
Crime Index: 223.10    
Schools: 1440   
Household Median Income: $53,942
Unemployment: 5.30%
Percentage of vacant homes: 10.90%

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