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Buy a 2 bedroom home in Chicago for less than $300,000

The weather may not make you realize it, but buying season is just around the corner in Chicago. If you’re in the hunt for a home, it’s time to start looking.

The search can take a lot of time and patience. Do yourself a favor and save a ton of time by first finding a local realtor to work with - they will point you in the right direction. Second, apply for a pre-approval as soon as you can. If the right home comes sooner than you expect, having a pre-approval in hand will instantly show the seller you’re qualified to purchase their home.

To get you started on your search, we found five 2 bedroom homes in Chicago for less than $300,000 that are currently on the market.


1107 W Lawrence Ave, Unit 302 - $280,000 - 2 bed, 2 bath

In Chicago's Uptown neighborhood, you'll find plenty of apartments and condos available for less than $300,000. This Lawrence Ave condo is right across the street from the famous Aragon Ballroom, and just steps from the red line. With hardwood floors, new in-unit washer/dryer, and a jacuzzi tub, this condo is worth scheduling a tour.



2451 S Western Ave, Unit 1N - $215,000 - 2 bed, 2 bath

This gorgeous first-floor condo Chicago's Pilsen neighborhood is a steal. With hardwood floors, bold colors,  and a kitchen island, this condo is perfect for someone who appreciates Pilsen's lively, historic, and artistic nature.



1435 W Catalpa Ave, Unit G - $197,000 - 2 bed, 1 bath

If you enjoy the artistic charm of Andersonville, this 2 bedroom condo might be for you. Located on the tree-lined Catalpa Ave, this garden unit offers hardwood flooring and a surprising amount of natural light. 



801 S Plymouth Ct, Unit 813 - $274,9000 - 2 bed, 2 bath

Looking for proximity to downtown Chicago without breaking the bank? Here's a 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo in the South Loop neighborhood with large windows, a gorgeous kitchen, and a walk-in closet in the master bedroom.



1139 W Grace St, Unit 3N - $230,000 - 2 bed, 1 bath

Real estate in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood can get costly, as it's one of the most popular neighborhoods for young Chicago families and lifelong residents alike. This condo in Wrigleyville is more affordable than many of its neighbors. Perks include hardwood flooring, granite countertops and a large private balcony.


Interested in buying a home in Chicago for less than $300,000


Interested in one of these properties? Get ahead of the other buyers and apply for a pre-approval. You’ll be able to make a faster, more competitive offer after just 15 minutes.

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