South Shore home prices fall in February 2017
In February 2017, there were 24 homes sold, with a median sale price of $68,500 - a 9.9% decrease over the $76,000 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 32 homes sold in South Shore in February 2016.
The median sales tax in South Shore for 2017 was $2,096. In 2016, the median sales tax was $2,088. This marks an increase of 0.4%. The effective property tax rate, using the median property tax and median home sale price as the basis, is 3.1%.
The following table compares South Shore to other Chicago neighborhood with similar median sales prices in February 2017: