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For under $300K, check out this adorable Logan Square condo with a pink bathroom

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Plus, a creative paint job that could inspire your next DIY

A photo of a living room with a blue couch, a large three-panel window, and a coffee table with a shag rug. Photos courtesy of Compass listing agent Brian Malmquist

A chic condo in a small yellow brick building is listed for under $300,000—that’s well below the neighborhood’s median list price of $445,000, according to Zillow data.

This one-bedroom, one-bathroom unit is on the top floor of a corner building. It boasts a stylish interior with glass shade light fixtures, color-blocked paint, subway tiling, and a pastel pink bathroom. There are large rooms, lots of natural light, and a back porch with room for a few lounge chairs and an herb garden.

One reason we love this unit is the previous owner’s smart use of paint. For example, the bedroom has a pair of French doors and instead of using curtains, the glass is painted with a diagonal stripes of light blue. In the bedroom, the ceilings appear higher because the walls are broken up with light and dark shades of teal. And finally, a shade of retro pink was all it took to completely transform the bathroom.

Interested in 2656 West Altgeld Street, Unit 3? It’s listed for $250,000 with Brian Malmquist of Compass.

The bathroom has a white shower curtain, a white pedestal sink, and white tiles on the floor. The rest of the walls are painted pink.
An entryway hooks for scarves and bags next to a white door.
The kitchen has butcher block counters, navy cabinets down low and white cabinets up top. There is a wood floor painted white and white subway tiling.
The back porch off the kitchen has room for two chairs, a small herb garden, and a bistro table.
The bedroom features a colorful bedspread, a window, and a hardwood floor. There is an open shelf above the bed.