The community area of North Center is located on the north side of Chicago, bounded by Montrose Avenue, Diversey Parkway, Ravenswood Avenue and the Chicago River. Within North Center are the neighborhoods of Roscoe Village, St. Ben’s, Hamlin Park and Northcenter.
North Center is a notable neighborhood in Chicago in that it has a great deal of activity and business, yet, it also maintains a lot of residential housing and quiet streets.
North Center has experienced a stable and steady growth in housing value. Overall, values are up 20% from 10 years ago, with even higher growth in the explosion of single-family homes being renovated or newly built to accommodate the many families looking to live in this friendly community.
Public transportation: Brown Line at Addison and Irving Park.
Prices for condos and homes in Lincoln Square range from $125,000 for an entry level condominium to $2.295 million for single-family home. Median home value is $617,000.