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239 W Locust
Dekalb, IL 60115

  • 4 Beds
  • Built In 1898


Multi Unit  
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De Kalb  
Sold (8/28/2020)

Property Description

You don't want to miss this opportunity to own this Historic, charming, 2 unit side-by-side duplex within walking distance to downtown Dekalb, Lagoon and NIU! Current rental opportunities like this are SO HARD TO FIND under $1,000 a month! Perfect for investors or to live in one, rent the other! The units are known as East and West. East Unit: 2 beds, 1 bath and rented for $850 a month when it was occupied. Enter the unit through the shared screened in porch and step into the living room with beautiful original staircase, built in shelves and hardwood floors. Convenient storage area located beneath stairs. Pass through the swing door to the kitchen with buffet, dining space and access to covered private porch. 2nd level has full bath (with new sink cabinet, new vinyl flooring in 2019), 2 bedrooms and sun porch accessible by both large bedrooms! West Unit: 2 beds, 1 bath and rented for $775 a month (long term tenant) when it was occupied. You're greeted by a spacious living room with huge picture window (all new vinyl plank flooring in 2019 through main level). Arched doorways add additional charm in separate dining space. Built-in desk is a great use of space in hallway to kitchen. Full bath is on main level and has built in cabinets for additional storage. 2nd level has master bedroom with additional bonus room (access through the master). This is perfect for a closet, office, nursery, etc. Each unit has their own furnace/ac and separate water, gas. Basement is a common area for both units with two separate sets of washer/dryers. The 3 car detached garage is divided off for security and two of the spaces have garage door openers. Great backyard with access to oversized concrete driveway. Radon mitigation system already installed. AGENTS AND/OR PROSPECTIVE BUYERS EXPOSED TO COVID 19 OR WITH A COUGH OR FEVER ARE NOT TO ENTER THE HOME UNTIL THEY RECEIVE MEDICAL CLEARANCE.

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  • Heating Gas, Forced Air
  • Cooling
  • Water Public
  • Sewer Sewer-Public

Additional Information

Garage Door Opener(s), Garage On Site, Owned
De Kalb High School, Clinton Rosette Middle School, Founders Elementary School

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Listing History

04-23-2020 Listed at $174,900
07-09-2020 Status changed to Under Contract
09-01-2020 Status changed to Closed
08-28-2020 Sold at $165,000
Last Modified 9/2/20 9:25 AM

Nearby Transportation

  • I 88 East 2.0 mi
  • I 88 West 2.0 mi
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