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Brookfield home prices rise in May 2017

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By West Cook News | Jun 7, 2017

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The median sale price of a home sold in May 2017 in Brookfield rose by $12,750 while total sales decreased by 12.5%, according to BlockShopper.com.

In May 2017, there were 28 homes sold, with a median sale price of $228,750 - a 5.9% increase over the $216,000 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 32 homes sold in Brookfield in May 2016.

The median sales tax in Brookfield for 2017 was $5,653. In 2016, the median sales tax was $5,290. This marks an increase of 6.9%. The effective property tax rate, using the median property tax and median home sale price as the basis, is 2.5%.

The following table compares Brookfield to other Cook County cities with similar median sales prices in May 2017:

City
May 2017 Home Sales
May 2016 Home Sales
% change (Total Home Sales)
May 2017 Median Sales Price
May 2016 Median Sales Price
% change (Median Sales Price)
Buffalo Grove
21
33
-36.4%
$231,000
$200,000
15.5%
Palos Park
13
13
0%
$231,000
$295,000
-21.7%
Indian Head Park
13
10
30%
$230,000
$226,500
1.5%
North Riverside
9
8
12.5%
$230,000
$204,000
12.7%
Elmwood Park
38
27
40.7%
$229,750
$240,000
-4.3%
Brookfield
28
32
-12.5%
$228,750
$216,000
5.9%
Palos Heights
32
27
18.5%
$228,500
$262,500
-13%
Bartlett
30
23
30.4%
$225,000
$258,000
-12.8%
Flossmoor
21
19
10.5%
$225,000
$185,000
21.6%
Hickory Hills
12
10
20%
$218,000
$141,000
54.6%
River Grove
4
14
-71.4%
$215,000
$186,500
15.3%

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