Quizzes

Take Our Quiz On Which Chicago Neighborhood You Should Live In!

It’s quiz time! Don’t worry – it’s the fun kind! Do you love Chicago? Are you looking to move here? Our Quiz can guess which Chicago neighborhood you should live in!

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Most Expensive

10 Most Expensive Zip Codes in Chicago

Ever wonder which neighborhoods in Chicago are the most expensive to live in? According to median sales data and average days on market, researchers from the Altos group investigated the priciest zip codes in the Windy City. Can you guess the #1 most expensive area in Chicago? Scroll below…

 

Here are the 10 most expensive zip codes in Chicago:

 

10.) 60622 – WEST TOWN

Median Price: $943,461

 

9.) 60607 – WEST LOOP

Median Price: $974,500

 

8.) 60640 – ANDERSONVILLE

Median Price: $1,092,296

 

7.) 60605 – SOUTH LOOP

Median Price: $1,153,263

 

6.) 60613 – NORTH CENTER

Median Price: $1,500,615

 

5.) 60657 – LAKEVIEW

Median Price: $1,503,346

 

4.) 60614 – LINCOLN PARK

Median Price: $1,917,258

 

3.) 60611 – STREETERVILLE/MAG MILE

Median Price: $2,562,115

 

2.) 60610 – RIVER WEST

Median Price: $2,764,423

 

1.) 60654 – RIVER NORTH ​

Median Price: $2,968,242

 

Do you agree with this list? Which neighborhood do you feel is most expensive now?

 

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Bars, Places

Secret Bars In River North You Have Never Been To

Chicago is the place to be when you’re looking to drink. You are probably so used to going to the same places every weekend and want to try something new – something special.

The Windy City is always full of surprises. How could you get bored of this place? If you want an adventure, just walk down the street!

We have a list of secret Chicago bars that you should make your way to if you’re ever in the mood. Below are secret bars in River North you have never been to…and should visit!

1. The Library
The Library

This beautiful intimate space is hiding below Gilt Bar. It has a lot of books of the leather-bound, gold-lettered, antique variety. The perfect bar to feel like your back in college…except you’re actually drinking at the library which is way more fun.

2. Jimmy
Jimmy

This secret bar is located past the sandwich counter of David Burke’s Bacon Bar. The door is unmarked and guarded by a men dressed in tuxedos. The bar the is inspired by 1970’s cinema. This is one bar you will love being at.

3. The Drifter
The Drifter

The Drifter is located beneath the The Green Door Tavern and is all about the vintage vibe. Why? Because it’s an actual speakeasy from the Prohibition. This awesome bar offers burlesque shows and a great menu of cocktails.

4. Watershed
Watershed
The cocktail lounge is located below Pops for Champagne. The theme gives you a lovely 1986 Holiday Inn feel. Cocktail prices are only $10 and includes different concoctions with them on the side. Sounds amazing! It’s like you’re in a time machine when you visit Watershed.

5. Double A
Double-A-Interior.0

This secret bar is located below Mercadito. What makes this bar special is the environment because you get to stand next to the bartender. See – you can easily make friends here in the open space.

If you have any free time and a few bucks to spare, hit up one of these speakeasy bars and have yourself some fun.

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