Cook County Real Estate Statistics & Foreclosure Trends Summary

  • Median List Price
    $184,900
    6% ( $10,000 ) vs Feb 2014
  • Median Sales Price
    $205,000
    2% ( $5,000 ) vs Feb 2014
  • Median Foreclosure Sales Price
    $98,000
    4% ( $3,500 ) vs Feb 2014
  • Foreclosures View
    Homes for Sale 10,658
    Recently Sold 35,372

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 10,658.

In March, the number of properties that received a foreclosure filing in Cook County, IL was 181% higher than the previous month and 75% higher than the same time last year.

Home sales for February 2015 were down 31% compared with the previous month, and down 32% 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 $98,000, or 52% lower than non-distressed home sales.

Sales Prices - Cook County, IL




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$98,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $94,500 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $94,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $95,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $102,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $103,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $205,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $215,000 (Median Sales Price) $225,000 (Median Sales Price) $233,000 (Median Sales Price) $238,000 (Median Sales Price) $98,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $94,500 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $94,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $95,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $102,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $103,000 (Median Foreclosure Sales Price) $205,000 (Median Sales Price) $210,000 (Median Sales Price) $215,000 (Median Sales Price) $225,000 (Median Sales Price) $233,000 (Median Sales Price) $238,000 (Median Sales Price)
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Top Cities

Metro Total Sales Median Sales Price Foreclosure Savings
Chicago
1,786
30.2
% (y-o-y)
$245,000
2.0
% (y-o-y)
60.4%
64.4
% (y-o-y)
Palatine
69
0.0
% (y-o-y)
$212,000
4.5
% (y-o-y)
64.6%
59.0
% (y-o-y)
Schaumburg
69
12.7
% (y-o-y)
$195,750
15.1
% (y-o-y)
38.3%
1.9
% (y-o-y)
Des Plaines
66
37.1
% (y-o-y)
$180,000
28.6
% (y-o-y)
4.2%
16.8
% (y-o-y)
Arlington Heights
60
31.8
% (y-o-y)
$258,750
0.9
% (y-o-y)
33.5%
34.9
% (y-o-y)
Skokie
57
12.3
% (y-o-y)
$256,000
12.9
% (y-o-y)
20.9%
11.1
% (y-o-y)
Cicero
55
3.5
% (y-o-y)
$105,500
17.2
% (y-o-y)
32.0%
18.9
% (y-o-y)
Chicago Heights
47
19.0
% (y-o-y)
$64,500
12.5
% (y-o-y)
45.0%
61.4
% (y-o-y)
Oak Lawn
45
33.8
% (y-o-y)
$133,250
15.9
% (y-o-y)
32.5%
9.6
% (y-o-y)
Berwyn
43
30.6
% (y-o-y)
$170,000
13.3
% (y-o-y)
38.2%
32.0
% (y-o-y)

Local Info For Cook County

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