This 3 BR / 2 BTH Skokie Home is ready for your ideas. It certainly needs some updating and a little bit of work, but does provide a solid canvas to make it your own! Upon entrance, the first floor opens up to the spacious Living Room. With large bay windows, you'll enjoy sun and shine. The L-shaped LR/DR has hardwood floors and connects with the KT on either side. The second floor homes all 3 BRs (each with a double closet and carpeted floors) and one full BTH (w/ tub/shower). Lower level has a Family Room that opens up to the backyard and is ideal for relaxing or entertaining, in any season, with a wood burning fireplace. On this floor, you'll also find a Full BTH (w/ standup shower), Laundry (w/sink) & Mechanical Room, plenty of storage, and entrance to the 2c attached Garage. The backyard is perfect for outdoor fun, with a full deck, a very well maintained lawn, and tall pine trees, providing privacy from the alley. Property is being sold AS-IS, WHERE IT STANDS. Pursuant to Short-Sale & Pre-Foreclosure. Subject to Lien Holders' Approval. Information on MLS is assumed to be accurate, but NOT guaranteed. Buyer/Buyer's Agent should verify all relevant MLS information. Please allow approx. 45-60 days (+/-) for Closing to occur. Known Repairs/Defects: Hot tub is currently NOT working. Property Disclosure Report includes information on additional items that require attention. (NOTE: Seller will NOT agree to ANY repairs or credits prior to Closing.) Room sizes are approximate.