Real Estate Market Conditions
Addison Real Estate
Single Family Homes for sale
condos and Townhomes for sale
multi-unit buildings for sale
of March 1, 2013 there are only 5 months of
inventory of single family
homes on the market, that's one-third of where it was at the same time
in 2010, and less than its been in the last 6 years.
The time a home stays on the market is on the decline as
of March 1, 2013 at around 160 days.
The Village of Addison was founded in 1884 and continues to
with its current number of residents being over 36,000. Addison is a
family oriented area, and offers a wide spectrum of home styles to meet
a wide range of incomes.
Addison is a community that offers a one-of-a-kind living
environment. Homes within the village range in style from highly
affordable starter homes to more expensive luxury models. There are
several Addison subdivisions that offer distinct housing styles.
The split level and ranch home seem to be most common. The
price in 2007 wass $299,000, while the average household income in
Addison was $72,800. In 2009, the average home
dramatically to just under $200k.
Addison has the fourth largest industrial park in the state of
Illinois. Addison's industrial sector encompasses much of the village's
west and south sides. Twenty percent of all manufacturing operations in
DuPage County are located in Addison. To encourage business and
industrial development and facilitate the expansion of existing sites,
the village offers a wide variety of economic incentives that are
molded to the needs of each individual business seeking a home in
Addison is a business friendly community, hosting more than 45
businesses with over 100 employees each. United Parcel Service
is its largest employer. The Pampered Chef is
headquartered in Addison. In addition, Nabisco has a major operating
facility in the village.
The Village does not rely solely on the employment
large companies. Businesses with less than 20 employees comprise
upwards of two-thirds of all Addison-based business.
In addition, Addison has recently undergone a tremendous
spurt of new retail shops and restaurants along Lake Street between
Route 53 and Mill Road. There is no shortage of good food choices in
Addison. Whether you want a fast food lunch from Portillo's to a fine
dining experience at Zsa Zsa's steakhouse, there are plenty of choices
to satisfy the entire family's taste buds.
Caputo's Fresh Fruit Market proudly calls Addison home, and
a staple of the town for years, offering excellent fruit, meat and deli
items at very reasonable prices.
The Addison Park District offers a variety of programs to
every age. In addition to youth sport programs and adult leisure
activities, the park offers golf facilities, an aquatic center, a
fitness center, and over 20 parks.
Addison Elementary School District 4 offers six
elementary schools, a primary school, and one middle school. In
addition, there are three parochial elementary schools located in the
area. High school students can either attend Addison Trail High School
located within DuPage High School District 88.
Addison residents have easy access to either the North-South
(I-355) which lies to their west or the Eisenhower Expressway (I-290)
which lies to the north. From Addison it is about a 35-minute drive
into the Loop. Chicago O'Hare International Airport is a 20 minute
drive, while a trip to Chicago Midway Airport will take 35 minutes.
Commuters may use the Metra station in Wood Dale for a 48-minute trip
downtown, or the Union Pacific station in Villa Park for a 35 minute
ride into the Loop.
Want new construction in Addison? Consider Armitage
Pointe located on the south west end of Addison offering
highly affordable and custom homes.
Wonder how the property taxes in Addison compare to other Du
Page suburbs? Check here.
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