Cook County Real Estate Statistics & Foreclosure Trends Summary

  • Median List Price
    $229,999
    10% ( $20,099 ) vs Mar 2015
  • Median Sales Price
    $209,250
    2% ( $3,250 ) vs Mar 2015
  • Median Foreclosure Sales Price
    $96,000
    4% ( $4,000 ) vs Mar 2015
  • Foreclosures View
    Homes for Sale 10,419
    Recently Sold 35,964

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 10,419.

In April, the number of properties that received a foreclosure filing in Cook County, IL was 10% lower than the previous month and 24% lower than the same time last year.

Home sales for March 2016 were up 16% compared with the previous month, and up 397% compared with a year ago. The median sales price of a non-distressed home was $209,250. The median sales price of a foreclosure home was $96,000, or 54% lower than non-distressed home sales.

Sales Prices - Cook County, IL




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$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) $105,501 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $209,250 (Median Sales Price) $206,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $205,000 (Median Sales Price) $139,000 (Median 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) $105,501 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $209,250 (Median Sales Price) $206,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $205,000 (Median Sales Price) $139,000 (Median Sales Price)
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Top Cities

Metro Total Sales Median Sales Price Foreclosure Savings
Chicago
3,166
175.5
% (y-o-y)
$247,000
2.9
% (y-o-y)
62.3%
59.2
% (y-o-y)
Schaumburg
105
105.9
% (y-o-y)
$212,000
13.1
% (y-o-y)
38.4%
36.0
% (y-o-y)
Palatine
90
157.1
% (y-o-y)
$234,000
30.0
% (y-o-y)
53.4%
58.3
% (y-o-y)
Orland Park
77
156.7
% (y-o-y)
$220,000
7.6
% (y-o-y)
9.5%
47.2
% (y-o-y)
Berwyn
75
63.0
% (y-o-y)
$165,000
3.8
% (y-o-y)
38.5%
41.0
% (y-o-y)
Chicago Heights
74
94.7
% (y-o-y)
$52,000
26.2
% (y-o-y)
34.6%
50.4
% (y-o-y)
Oak Lawn
74
89.7
% (y-o-y)
$152,250
8.8
% (y-o-y)
46.8%
48.9
% (y-o-y)
Tinley Park
74
131.3
% (y-o-y)
$178,250
8.7
% (y-o-y)
20.1%
9.9
% (y-o-y)
Des Plaines
73
143.3
% (y-o-y)
$182,500
14.1
% (y-o-y)
48.2%
18.8
% (y-o-y)
Arlington Heights
72
111.8
% (y-o-y)
$279,500
1.6
% (y-o-y)
36.3%
26.2
% (y-o-y)

Local Info For Cook County

Population:
5,172,848
Crime Index: 223.10    
Schools: 1440   
Household Median Income: $53,942
Unemployment: 6.80%
Percentage of vacant homes: 10.90%

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