This is What $150,000 Buys You

For about $150,000, you could purchase a home designated as a historic bungalow or a brick Cape Cod built in the 1950s. What's it going to be?

1. 1700 W. 105th St., Chicago/Beverly neighborhood. Asking price: $142,000, according to realtor listings.

This is a 1.5-story, three bedroom home that has been designated a historic Chicago bungalow. The home has two bathrooms and 1,250 square feet of living space. It was built in 1920.

The home features a living room/dining room combo with a fireplace. It has a walk-in pantry in the kitchen and perennial gardens with a pond in the yard.

The master bedroom measures 12x11. The home comes equipped with a two-car detached garage. It has a side drive.

2. 10921 Tripp Ave., Oak Lawn. Asking price: $149,900, according to realtor listings.

This is a 1.5-story, four-bedroom brick Cape Cod-style home. It has 1.5 bathrooms and sits on a lot that measurs 50x133. The home was built in 1957.

The home has refinished hardwood floors, a new furnace and a new central AC unit. It has updated windows, an eat-in kitchen and a full basement.

The master bedroom measures 13x12. The home comes equipped with a fenced yard and an attached one-car garage.

Realtor source/listing information: David J. Cobb, RE/MAX All Properties.

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Orland Park Tinley Park / Oak Forest

Oak Lawn / Palos Evergreen Park

Frankfort / Mokena / New Lenox / Homewood-Flossmoor

Beverly-Mt. Greenwood / Chicago Heights

B Alisa Reynoso February 11, 2013 at 04:24 PM
The house in Beverly is a short sale. The one in Oak Lawn is already under contract.
Ron Kremer February 11, 2013 at 04:25 PM
B: Thanks for the update.
ned flanders February 22, 2013 at 02:47 AM
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