4241 Clausen Ave – Western Springs *For Sale*

SPG Chicago Real Estate Presents 4241 Clausen Ave, a new construction single family home to be ready for occupancy end of December 2022/early January 2023 in the Field Park neighborhood of Western Springs, IL. Experienced design and build team at the helm, producing a custom home with excellent room flow that optimizes square footage, while showcasing quality materials & craftsmanship with an emphasis on custom trim detailing, and high efficiency performance. A timeless design concept is being devised specifically for this project, and will be presented as an original, giving the home its own signature style.

Configuration:

Approx. 3,100 sq. ft. above grade + additional 1,350 sq. ft finished basement space = total of 4,450 sq. ft. living space, on 50′ x 131′ (6,550 sq. ft.) interior lot.

  • Bedrooms: 4+1 in basement (5 total)
  • Bathroom: 4 1/2
  • 1 Master Bedroom with attached full bath suite (2nd Level)
  • 1 En Suite Bedroom with attached full bath (2nd level)
  • 2 additional bedrooms with shared hallway full bath (2nd Level)
  • Full finished basement with 5th bedroom and 4th Full Bath
  • Design statement ½ bath/Powder Room on main level

Location:

  • Prime “in town” location, steps to town, Metra, food, drink, shops, entertainment, services
  • Interior lot with traditional back yard configuration
  • Steps to Field Park
  • Steps to Field Park Elementary & McClure Junior High
  • Safe passage for walking/biking to cross train tracks via tunnel at Clausen/Hillgrove

Schools:

  • Field Park Elementary District 101
  • McClure Junior High District 101
  • Lyons Township High School District 204

Construction Detailing & Architecture:

Areas of home that will showcase custom detailing and upgrades:

  • James Hardie exterior hard-siding with lap and vertical board & batten scheme [List Mist with Arctic White accents]
  • Natural stone front porch with limestone treads, risers, landing, Brussels block walkway & up-lighting
  • Dramatic entry/hall ceilings details
  • Separate dining room with custom ceiling details, wall moldings & sconce lighting
  • Custom built-ins & fireplace mantel built as one wall unit (mantel to wrap into the built-in shelving and features sconce lighting)
  • Arched transitions from dining room into butler’s pantry and main hallway into foyer
  • Moody powder room design
  • Butlers pantry with oak cabinets, wet bar, full wall tile, built-in shelving, wine/beverage fridge and built-in modern custom wine rack.
  • Oak cabinetry custom built by hand by local artisan (natural stain lowers / white uppers in Kitchen and Butlers Pantry)
  • Fully tiled kitchen cooking wall with built-on-site custom range hood, open shelving, sconce lighting, pot filler, & Southern exposed windows for natural light
  • Oak pantry cabinet fridge with roll-out drawers
  • Custom oak staircase design with stairwell walls/stairwell ceiling trim design (Stair case featuring stained natural Oak treads, risers, side skirts, and hand rails with black fluted balusters)
  • Oak hardwood flooring (throughout/including all bedrooms)
  • Custom built bench/organizer for mudroom
  • Custom ceiling details in 2nd level hallway accented with semi-flush mount glass lighting fixtures
  • Custom laundry room with full cabinetry, sink, oversized quartz folding counter, below-counter hamper storage, and marble tile back splash
  • Primary bedroom volume ceilings, scone lighting, arched bay window design, built-in bed stand with shelving & customized walk-in closet
  • Primary bath with large-format tiles (tub and vanity walls fully tiled), luxe accessories/hardware, to-ceiling tempered glass, wall-to-wall niche, & sconce lighting
  • Custom built pergola covering rear deck

Layout & Design Highlights:

  • Layout efficiently designed for functional living & entertaining
  • Professional interior &  exterior design
  • Professional construction detailing & interior architecture
  • Custom built-on-site trim details (ceilings, walls, range hood, custom built-ins, arched transitions)
  • Connected kitchen, Living, and Dining areas
  • Kitchen & living areas overlook the back yard with access to rear deck
  • Window configuration designed for abundance of natural light
  • Mud room with built ins & utility sink (access from attached garage)
  • Attached 2-car heated garage with epoxy flooring, high ceilings & 240V EV outlet
  • Butler’s pantry, oak cabinets, wet bar, built-in shelving, custom wine rack design
  • Master suite with custom trim and window configured head board wall, built-in shelving, walk in closet with organizers, recessed lighting, tray ceiling
  • Luxe designed master bath with separate shower with tempered glass door & custom ledge/niche, free standing tub with tile surround, ledge and sconce lighting, quartz dual vanity, water closet, custom trim and tile details
  • En Suite (perfect for guests)
  • Full finished basement with full bath, 5th bedroom, recreation/family space, mechanicals, and storage
  • 9′ ceilings (8’ in full finished basement)
  • Large 2nd level laundry room with cabinets, quartz folding counter, & hamper storage

General Project Specs:

  • New Construction – Built to energy code specifications with approved architectural plans
  • Professional Interior & Exterior Design with custom trim detailing throughout
  • James Hardie cement back siding
  • Professional Dacor kitchen appliances with 42″ side-by-side fridge (water/ice door dispenser), 48″ range with double oven & griddle, microwave drawer, & Bosch built-in dishwasher.
  • Timberline HD Architectural 30-year shingles
  • Energy Star & Certified NFRC Certified casement & awning windows (Low-E, Argon Fill – Double Glazing) Black exterior / white interior
  • Dark Walnut accent Steel Carriage-style high R-value garage door with insulated windows (Heated Garage)
  • Natural stone front porch with custom rail, stained bead board ceiling, + recessed lighting
  • Rear deck (10’ x 13’) with custom pergola
  • New copper water service line
  • 200 AMP Electrical Service
  • High efficient HVAC system & whole house humidifier (2 separate systems)
  • High efficient tankless hot water heater with built-in circulation pump
  • Sump pump, exterior drain tile, ejector pit & overhead sewer
  • Passive Radon gas mitigation system
  • Fire suppression system
  • 9’ foot ceilings (8’ in basement)
  • 36” Heat & Glo Fireplace (Direct vent gas start/gas log) with custom tile façade & custom mantel
  • 2-panel doors (SOLID CORE)
  • Oak stair case (up and down) custom designed on site (All Oak side-skirts, risers, treads, post, rails, trim)
  • Oak hardwood floors throughout including bedrooms
  • Recessed lighting throughout
  • Stylish light fixtures throughout
  • Custom interior painting
  • Quartz counters throughout
  • Stylish natural stone & porcelain tile designs throughout
  • Matte black KOHLER plumbing fixtures
  • Clean-look trim carpentry (flat/square trim profile for baseboards, window casing)
  • 42″ Oak hand-made shaker-style “soft-close” kitchen cabinets (natural stain lowers and creamy white uppers)
  • Oak custom island (natural stain) shaker-style “soft-close” island cabinets
  • Kitchen with recessed, under-mount, & pendant lighting
  • Ceiling fans and recessed lighting in all bedrooms
  • Professional landscape (new sod, mulch beds, boxwoods, hydrangeas, with 6 landscape lights)
  • Concrete driveway with Brussels Block walkway to front porch

Contact us via the “Find Out More” form or contact Spiro Georgelos with SPG Chicago Real Estate at info@spgchicago.com, 312-593-6777 (text ok) for more information.

 

1344 W Madison St – Chicago Unit 301 *For Sale* [West Loop]

SPG Chicago Real Estate Presents 1344 W Madison St Chicago, IL 60607

Impeccable 1 bedroom/1 bath loft in the popular West Loop neighborhood. Top-rated restaurants, shopping and nightlife right outside your door! This unit boasts soaring ceilings, hardwood floors, beautiful exposed brick and wood beams lending itself to the true Chicago loft feel. The updated kitchen includes a large island perfect for entertaining along with stainless steel appliances and granite counters. The tastefully appointed kitchen is open to the expansive main living area with gas fireplace. Floor to ceiling windows allow natural light to brighten the space and give way to your private balcony. The large, updated bathroom includes whirlpool tub/shower combo and modern fixtures. Plenty of storage space and in-unit washer/dryer combo for your convenience. Heated garage parking included in purchase. Exclusively marketed by SPG Chicago Real Estate.

13036 Greenwood Ave – Blue Island *For Sale*

SPG Chicago Real Estate Presents: 13036 Greenwood Ave – Blue Island, IL 60406.

This beautiful vintage home has many updates but all the charm. 4 large bedrooms, plus a 5th room with closet that could be nursery or office. Huge closet spaces with built-ins. Full stairs to large unfinished attic, full of possibilities. Huge living room with decorative fireplace. Bright kitchen with new stainless appliances and walk in butlers pantry. Full unfinished basement, high ceilings with half bath. Siding, 90% of windows and AC unit all new within the last 3 years. Roof less than 10 years old. Front and rear staircase to second floor. Original woodwork and stain glass windows. Beautifully landscaped yard and one car garage.

4833 N Olcott Ave Unit 601 – Harwood Heights *Sold*

SPG Chicago Real Estate presents 4833 N Olcott Ave Unit 601, Harwood Heights, IL 60706

Spacious 2 bed/2 bath condo with ideal layout in beautifully maintained Clock Tower Point. Well-appointed unit with oak hardwood flooring, oak 6-panel doors, and oak trim throughout. Incredible kitchen featuring 42″ maple cabinets w/soft-close drawers, island w/overhang for stools, natural stone counters, stainless-steel appliances, & space for table/eating area. Living area leads to a large private balcony space. Must-have Primary suite with enormous walk-in-closet & bathroom which features an oversized separate shower, water closet & dual vanity. 2nd bedroom can double as an office/den if desired. Laundry in the unit. Heated garage parking included with huge private storage room directly behind the parking spot for easy access. A+ property with recently updated common areas and a park-like exterior setting featuring an abundance of trees and fountain. Property exclusively marketed by SPG Chicago Real Estate.

555 W Potter St – Wood Dale *Sold*

SPG Chicago Real Estate Presents: 555 W Potter St Wood Dale, IL 60191

This mostly brick 3 bed/2 bath Tri-Level has a beautiful front yard in a wonderful neighborhood. The back patio is perfect for having a cocktail (or three) and watching the sunset after a long day at work. If you are looking for an impeccable house with a beautiful shaded backyard with a 2.5 car garage you will love this home! Inside you will discover the kitchen is partially open to the dining room and has been upgraded with stunning quartz countertops, and new quartz backsplash, a stainless Fisher & Paykel refrigerator, KitchenAid all stainless Dishwasher, and brand new stainless oven range and LED recessed lighting. Wood casement windows, 6 panel doors. Oak Hardwood floors throughout. Updated bathrooms with granite countertops on the cabinets. Crawlspace is concrete covered and the best place to store all your stuff. Even more storage can be found in the Laundry/utility room (washer and dryer too). This home is MOVE-IN ready and offers access to District 10 Itasca schools and LPHS.

140 N Ridgeland Ave Unit 2S – Oak Park *Sold*

SPG Chicago Real Estate Presents: 140 N Ridgeland Ave Unit 2S Oak Park, IL 60302.

Spacious and beautiful 2 bed 1 bath penthouse condo in a prairie style building in the heart of Oak Park, featuring both vintage character and modern amenities with hardwood floors throughout, high ceilings and two parking spots! Enter the home through an inviting foyer which leads to a large living room featuring built-ins and a decorative fireplace, with French doors that open to a light filled den/flex space with bamboo flooring and a cedar ceiling. Two large bedrooms that would both easily fit king bedroom sets. Separate and spacious dining room right off the kitchen that is perfect for entertaining. Kitchen features stainless steel appliances, dark wood cabinets and a huge walk-in pantry. Off the kitchen is a private outdoor screened-in porch that gives you views of the beautiful common outdoor space featuring a brick paver patio, dining area and grill. Laundry in unit. Radiant heat and central air! Price includes 2 parking spots: one deeded garage parking spot and one exterior. Large private storage room in common basement, space for bike storage as well. Heat included in assessment. Walk to Oak Park pool and recreation center. Downtown Oak Park directly up Lake Street with a multiple option for restaurants and retail. Close to both Green Line and Metra.

2001 S Calumet Ave – Chicago *Sold* [South Loop | Prairie District]

SPG Chicago Real Estate Presents 2001 S Calumet Ave #309 Chicago, IL 60616

Perfect one bedroom loft in south loop historical Prairie District with private balcony! This home has the unique loft character with hardwood floors, exposed brick, concrete columns, towering ceilings and windows offering great southern exposure and natural light. Kitchen features an island, stainless steel appliances and granite counters which opens to a separate dining area complete with a gas fireplace. The living area opens to a private balcony and is spacious and versatile with room for an office space to accommodate a work from home environment. Bedroom space is enclosed with windows that open creating a cool look and some additional privacy. Washer/Dryer in unit and a storage space included. Outdoor deeded parking available but additional. Property is walking distance to lake, bike paths, Solider Field and McCormick. Metra and bus easily accessible. Investor Friendly!

520 N Kensington Ave – La Grange Park *Sold*

SPG Chicago Real Estate presents 520 N Kensington Ave La Grange Park, IL 60526

Well maintained classic-stucco 2-story home in Prime Harding Woods location on an OVERSIZED 170′ DEEP LOT with fenced yard for playing and entertaining! Charming trim features, oak hardwood flooring, massive living room with custom mantel & wood-burning fireplace, family room, den/home office, dining area, kitchen with natural stone counters and 42″ maple cabinets with shaker-style doors and crown. Floor plan flexibility as current family room could be converted to a large separate dining room if desired. 3 spacious 2nd level bedrooms with walk-in closets. Full basement offers tons of storage and has been water-proofed with interior drain tile and sump pump. Recently painted interior, kitchen appliances updated 2 years ago, windows replaced approx. 13 years ago. Mechanical systems appear in good condition. Rarely available alley access to detached 2-car garage (available to only 2 blocks in all La Grange Park) with additional exterior rear parking spaces. Fantastic back yard set up with area for tables/lounge, tons of green space, and shed storage. Enjoy hot summer days in the above ground fully operational pool! Great opportunity for future rear bump-out expansion option. High-demand neighborhood with lots of new construction and renovation projects to support your home value. Need schools? Top rated elementary and middle school in the immediate neighborhood with bus service to LTHS. Home is in good condition, but conveyed As-Is.

12042 S 71st Ave – Palos Heights *Sold*

SPG Chicago Real Estate Presents 12043 S 71st Ave Palos Heights, IL 60463

Stunning Brick 4 bedroom two story home in desirable Old Palos with full basement and attached 2 1/2 car garage, located just steps to town! This home has incredible curb appeal with lush perennial landscaped gardens featured in Palos Garden Walk & huge wrap-around rear patios. Interior layout is designed for daily living and entertaining with a large kitchen with island/breakfast bar that opens to family/tv room and additional table space. This great room has access to a half bath, both rear patios and is flooded with natural light. Spacious kitchen features walk-in chef’s pantry all stainless steel appliances with newer fridge (2021) and easy access to garage. There is a separate dining room currently used as den/office and formal living/sitting room with gas fireplace. The second level features 3 spacious bedrooms and a luxurious full bathroom with dual vanity, separate shower, and whirlpool tub. The large Primary bedroom has two walk-in-closets and room for a sitting area. Bedroom two features built-in drawers and a cute porch and third is perfectly sized for a queen bed. The basement features a huge fourth bedroom, laundry and an additional media room/recreation space with existing wet bar already in place! Beautifully maintained with many nice touches throughout including original hard wood flooring, built-in’s, fireplace, natural oak trim & molding, newer laminate flooring, new front door with new custom hand rail/balusters and newer casement windows with grids. Garage features a workman’s bench, cabinets for storage and an extra fridge. Gardeners dream with separate well for watering your plants & adorable shed for supplies. Top rated elementary/middle school district #128. Have a dog? Invisible fence already installed. Just move right in and make it home!

 

2110 N Albany Ave – Chicago *Sold* [Logan Square]

SPG Chicago Real Estate Presents 2110 N Albany Ave Chicago IL 60647

This is your opportunity to own a 2-flat in a Prime Logan Square location that sits on a rare extra deep Chicago lot with a two car brick garage. Property has great curb appeal with a beautiful front porch, newer siding and units that have been renovated over the recent years. This home has been very well taken care of and is steps to Palmer Square Park, walk to Logan Square and 606 trail! Property can be easily converted to single family, great duplex options or simply occupy a unit while using the rental income to reduce your housing expense. Unit #2 available for occupancy end of July ’22 with 1 garage spot. Utilities are separate and building shares a storage and laundry room. All units feature 2 beds and 1 Bath with hardwood flooring, granite counters, updated modern bathrooms, stainless steel appliances and beautiful built-in’s great for storage. 6 beds and 3 baths in total. Not to be missed!