Homes for sale near the Chicago Board of Trade

A home near the Chicago Board of Trade Building may save you a lot of time getting to work, if you work for the CME Group or one of several other financial services firms. The Chicago Board of Trade Building is located at 141 West Jackson Blvd. in Chicago’s financial district. That location is in the south part of the Loop.

The largest tenant at the Chicago Board of Trade is the CME Group (Chicago Mercantile Exchange). It has roughly 2000 employees.

The entrance of the Chicago Board of Trade Photo

The entrance of the Chicago Board of Trade

Other financial services tenants include: US Futures Exchange, ADM Investor Services, Crossland, PEAK6 Investments, Dorman Trading, OptionsHouse, Eagle 7 Trading, Livevol and Nidera. The Chicago Board of Trade Building is also home to several bank branches including: Lakeside Bank, Chase Bank, Burling Bank and BMO Harris Bank.

The housing stock within a half-mile of the Chicago Board of Trade is entirely condos. There are no co-op apartments or houses in the area. The median sale price in 2012 for homes near the Chicago Board of Trade was $315,900. So far this year the median is $315,750. The average market time was 143 days last year. So far this year the average market time is 71 days. So prices are flat, but market times are half of what they were last year. If you’re considering selling your home in that area, email me for a free market analysis.

Homes near the the Chicago Board of Trade are located in the Loop, West Loop and South Loop. This area is also a convenient location for people who work in other areas of the city and suburbs. It’s close to the I-90/94 expressway, Ogilvie Transportation Center, Union Station and all of the L lines.

This is an area full of office buildings. If you need to see more trees and grass consider a condo on S. Michigan across from Grant Park. If you get a unit on a high enough floor you can even get views of Lake Michigan!

HOMES FOR SALE NEAR THE CHICAGO BOARD OF TRADE

CONDO BUILDINGS NEAR THE CHICAGO BOARD OF TRADE

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Fran Bailey Fran Bailey is a Realtor who has been quoted in numerous Chicago and national publications. To schedule showings for any listings, get a free market analysis for your home or to contact Fran email her at fran.bailey@bairdwarner.com or call 773.793.4516. Learn More

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