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The Chicago Bungalow Association equips homeowners with energy efficiency programs and educational resources to maintain, preserve, and adapt their Chicago bungalows and vintage homes, thereby strengthening the neighborhoods they anchor.


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  • Aug 11, 2024, 2:30 PM – 4:15 PM
    McKinley Park, 1985 W Pershing Rd, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Event by Brick of Chicago: You'll learn about all the elements that make Chicago one of the most interesting and dynamic cities in the world. Afterwards, you'll never look at the built world (or the humble brick) the same way again! (Tickets: $17-$25)
  • Aug 24, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Albee House, Blue Island, 13018 Maple Ave, Blue Island, IL 60406, USA
    Event by Blue Island Historical Society: Walking tours of Blue Island covering historical topics including architecture, the stories of Blue Island’s growth and development, and the people who were a part of it. (Tickets: $15)

Feature Your Vintage Home on Our Blog

We invite our members to share photos and narratives about the renovations, restorations, and redecorating they've completed on their vintage homes (not just bungalows!).

New Project! UnBlocked Englewood

Join the Chicago Bungalow Association and acclaimed social justice artist Tonika Lewis Johnson on a transformative exploration, reshaping the story of a single Englewood block.

2023 Driehaus Bungalow Award Winning Projects

Take a look at the 14 winning Chicago bungalow home improvement projects that took home the prize for kitchen and bath renovations, basement and porch rehabs, plus more!

Explore How Solar Can Work for You

Illinois is leading the nation in offering solar power incentives to homeowners through Illinois Solar for All (income restricted) and Illinois Shines (not income restricted)!

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