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City of Chicago Transfer Tax Calculator

Both the buyer and seller are required to pay a portion of the City of Chicago Transfer Tax. Use the calculator below to determine your liability based on your estimated sales price. In most real estate sales in Chicago, a transfer tax...

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“Architecture Without Architects”

Chicago architecture is best known for its skyscrapers downtown, but the city also has an incredibly unique culture of “vernacular architecture” or “architecture without architects.” The smaller homes that fill the city’s resident...

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Community Landmark: The Lincoln Park Zoo

Community Landmark: The Lincoln Park Zoo One of Chicago's most iconic community landmarks, the Lincoln Park Zoo is a definite must-visit for all residents (old and new) and tourists alike. Here are a few things you need to know about this hi...

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Neighborhood guide: The Best Eats in Lakeview

The Best Eats in Lakeview Widely regarded as one of Chicago's most vibrant and accessible neighborhoods, Lakeview is also home to what could be some of the best eats in all of the Windy City. Needless to say, the following restaurants defini...

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Deeded Parking for Sale | 38 Spaces for $1,330,000

Deeded Parking for Sale, 38 Spaces LAKESHORE EAST - Total package is priced at $1,330,000. Also available in smaller segments for $35,000 per parking space. On site management in place. Current rents (~$180/month) generate $82,000 in gross ...

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The Merchandise Mart in River North

The Merchandise Mart in River North Completed in 1930, the stately Merchandise Mart has been one of the most iconic structures along the Chicago River, covering over 4 million square feet (about 372,000 square meters), which is roughly the...

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