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Most Expensive Homes in Chicago

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The luxury home market seems to have been exploding not only in New York City but in Chicago as well. As listings priced as high as $32 million have been redefining the high end of the Chicago home market, at PropertyShark we compiled a list of the priciest home sales of each year since 2006 to see just how impressive the transactions were in the recent past.

The results of our analysis show that closing prices for post-Lehman real estate transactions in Chicago clearly reflect the crash in the economy (see how prices dropped in 2009 in the table at the bottom of this post), and  that most top-dollar homes are clustered in wealthy neighborhoods such as Gold Coast and Lincoln Park. Gain a better insight into what makes each property so valuable by reading below:

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