- Current Prices:$234,900 to $2,789,000
- Closed Prices:$179,900 to $3,459,000
- Median Sale Price:$395,000
- Average $ per sq ft:$356
- Association Fee Ranges:$0,$149 to $825/mo
- Type:Attached Home (Condo, Townhouse, Loft, etc.), Single Family Home
- Age:1891 to 2019
- Sq. Ft.:800 to 7,000Sq. Ft.
- Bedrooms:1 to 6Bedrooms
- Bathrooms:1 to 5Bathrooms
Homes for Sale
The community of Graceland West features a number of attractive home designs and prices. Most common in this neighborhood are attached homes, which usually have home owner association fees ranging from $131 to $396, and taxes for the year range from as low as $1,703 to as high as $15,450. There are also a variety of single-family homes. Those usually have home owner association fees ranging from $131 to $396, and taxes for the year can range from $9,427 to $22,113. It is typical for the homes in the community to have unfinished basements. The lot size in the area generally averages a quarter acre.
Where to Live
The community boasts lush landscapes, elegant residences, and tree-lined streets. You'll find two and three-story multi-unit and single-family homes to one-bedroom condos. Along Greenview Avenue you'll find pricier and larger homes that resemble mansions. Many were built during the Victorian era, but have since been renovated into multi-unit homes. Other sections of the neighborhood are scattered with more affordable, smaller homes like one-bedroom condos and two-bedroom single-family homes.
Where to Eat
Although it doesn't have a large selection of restaurants, you’ll find a few options in Graceland West. You'll find American eateries and bistros along Southport Avenue as well as coffee shops, Mediterranean and Asian cuisine down Montrose Avenue. These dining options are limited but they don’t disappoint the local clientele for quality, tasty cuisine not far from home.
What You'll See
You'll see a variety of people from all walks of life in Graceland West. From young families, children, college students, and working professionals, the neighborhood is buzzing with friendly residents within a quiet setting. During the warmer summer months, you'll see people jogging on the sidewalks or riding their bikes. Children can be seen playing in parks, and parents walking their children to school. You'll also see a population of students taking advantage of public transportation to get to class.
Friday Night Fun
Graceland West lacks your typical nightlife and bar scene yet makes up for it by providing a dose of culture. You can check out the local theater on Irving Park Road to watch performances, shows, and events. If you're interested in acting, you can find classes and workshops as well. If theater isn't your thing, then you can enjoy an evening of delicious international cuisine at one of the restaurants in the neighborhood.
The Perfect Sunday
Graceland West is located near the historic Graceland Cemetery on Clark Street, which adds character and charm to the neighborhood. It may seem odd to take a stroll in a cemetery, but Graceland Cemetery is like no other. The cemetery resembles a Victorian-park like setting with a pastoral landscape, native plants, art and architecture. These sprawling cemetery grounds are also the final resting places of some notable people like George Pullman, Mashall Fileds, and Daniel Burnham.
Convenient location • Friendly environment • Historic Cemetery • Parks and open space • Public transportation.
Locals Don't Love
Few grocery stores • Lack of dining options • Limited nightlife scene.
Disclaimer: School attendance zone boundaries are supplied by Maponics and are subject to change. Check with the applicable school district prior to making a decision based on these boundaries.