Thirty of the 40 open houses offered this weekend are condos and townhomes, so if you're in the market, here is a small sampling of what's available to tour Sunday.
Open 11 to 1 p.m. Sunday. List price: $525,000. Taxes: $10,879.72. 3BR/ 2.2BA.
This newer brick townhome, in a three-unit development, offers four levels of living space. On the first level, the open floor plan includes living room, dining room, kitchen and half bath. The kitchen has custom cabinetry, granite countertops, and stainless steel appliances, along with a breakfast bar and pantry.
On the second level, there are two bedrooms and a full bath, while the top level offers a master suite with private roof top terrace. A family room is on the lower level, along with a half bath,laundry facilities, and storage.
The South Evanston home, built in 2004, is in a quiet residential neighborhood and is three doors from a park with tot lot. There are no assessments on this property. For more information, contact Julie Naumiak with Baird & Warner at 847-284-2417.
Open 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. List price: $297,000. Taxes: $4,178. 3BR/2BA.
This condo is on the top floor of a mid-rise elevator building handy to downtown Evanston and the Northwestern campus. The three-bedroom unit in the southeast corner of the building has a streamlined Scavolini kitchen with eating area and updated baths.
There are newer casement windows, hardwood flooring complete with sound barrier protection, and central air. There is also a balcony, garage and a convenient fifth floor laundry room near the unit.
For more information, contact Alice Conner with Koenig & Strey Realtors at 847-502-9237.
Open 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. List price: $158,000. Taxes/fees: $579 a month. 2BR/1BA.
This two-bedroom co-op, located in a courtyard building in Northwest Evanston, is handy to Central Street shops and transportation. The top floor, corner unit gets loads of sunlight – with windows offering three different exposures.
There is a 24 X 12 living room, an L-shaped dining room, and an updated all-white kitchen with breakfast bar.
The 14-unit building is pet-friendly, and located just a few blocks from Lincolnwood Elementary School. Taxes are included in the monthly assessment. For more information, contact Merry Juell with @Properties at 847-828-7164.
Open 12 to 2 p.m. Sunday. List price: $289,000. Taxes: $4,178. 3BR/ 2BA.
This unit has a fireplace and exposed brick in the living/ dining room area. The bedrooms are big — easily accommodating larger sized beds.
The kitchen and baths have been updated, and there is in-unit laundry and a large balcony.
Main Street shopping, El, Metra and NU Shuttle are walking distance, and the building is pet-friendly. For more information, contact Mary Summerville with Jameson Sotheby's International Realty at 847-507-2644.