River West Real Estate

Learn about the growing River West real estate market and highlights of this up-and-coming community in West Town, Chicago.

What was once a neighborhood that featured far more industrial buildings than residential real estate, River West is now home to an exciting selection of newly built condos and converted lofts. Located within the larger West Town area—and bordered by Chicago Avenue, the Kennedy Expressway, Ohio Street, and the Chicago River—this thriving community has been rehabbed to provide fresh modern housing options, as well as trendy restaurants and nightlife hotspots that attract residents from all over Chicago. Combine this with a clean urban landscape just outside Chicago's downtown core and you'll realize why River West homes for sale are in high demand.

Discover the variety of River West homes available further down the page, or in our listings directly below.

River West



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Explore River West Homes For Sale

The River West real estate market consists mostly of multi-family homes such as modern condo buildings (both mid- and high-rise) and some of the most unique loft spaces you'll find in Chicago. Developers have done a great job of taking old warehouses from decades ago and creating a these lofts, which have in turn have attracted an array of students and young professionals to the neighborhood. In fact, the influx of new multi-family buildings in general have brought in an entirely new generation of residents that have given this neighborhood an exciting boost of energy.

Other River West homes for sale include new townhomes, historic brick two- and three-flats, and an assortment of single-family homes to accommodate larger families that are drawn to the safe, friendly atmosphere and well-reviewed schools nearby.

River West Amenities

River West's revitalized housing market has paved the way for a multitude of boutique shops, trendy restaurants, and bustling bars and lounges that have made the community a known destination in recent years. In particular, the six-way intersection at Milwaukee, Grand, and Halsted near the south end of the neighborhood includes dozens of hotspots to dine and party.

The central location of River West near other popular neighborhoods such as Wicker Park and River North, not to mention the easy access to all parts of the city via the Grand Avenue and Chicago Avenue Blue Line stations and the multitude of bus stops in the area.

For families with kids, River West is served by the Chicago Public Schools system and there are also alternative options such as Bennett School and the renowned Chicago Academy for the Arts. In addition, toddlers can attend the highly respected City Children's Academy Preschool.

If River West sounds like the neighborhood for you, contact Chicago Real Estate Mall to find your dream home today!