Albany Park Neighborhood Information
Chicago’s Albany Park Neighborhood is bound by the Chicago River, Pulaski, Montrose and Bryn Mawr. Albany Park is less condensed than many Chicago neighborhoods and offers easy living with access to city amenities. Albany Park has a diverse real estate profile and very reasonable prices for a northwest city neighborhood.
Albany Park borders the Western side of the Chicago River and contains 20 miles of jogging, walking and bike paths along the River. Albany Park offers cuisines from many different cultures, an ethnically diverse population and a variety of retail shopping. There are several neighborhood parks and playlots which makes Albany Park a kid-friendly neighborhood. With relatively easy access to the Expressway and CTA Brown Line service to the Loop Albany Park is an easy commute to work for many residents.
Albany Park Condo Rental Market
The majority of condo rentals in Albany Park consist of 2br and 3br units in brick 2-flats or 3-flats. There are a few mid-rise condo buildings and some townhouse communities in Albany Park, but most of the privately owned real estate is either single family homes or 3-flats. For those seeking more space at an affordable price an Albany Park 3br-4br duplex can be a good option for $1600-$2200. Many single family residences in Albany Park rent for around $2000-$3000/month.