The median home value in River Forest, IL is $461,000.
the county median home value of $170,100.
The national median home value is $177,414.
The average price of homes sold in River Forest, IL is $461,000.
Approximately 85.04% of River Forest homes are owned,
compared to 6.7% rented, while
8.26% are vacant.
River Forest real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
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Tucked away in a serene courtyard across from a beautiful recreational park and shopping center, you will find this sunny and well kept condo in the heart of everything that River Forest & Oak Park have to offer. Gleaming hardwood floors reflect the abundance of natural light pouring into the unit. Formal dining room situated directly off of the kitchen and living room make for an ideal entertaining layout. A double wardrobe and dresser included in the master bedroom. Storage and parking spot also included. Down the street you have the Metra and el stations which is an ideal scenario for downtown commuters. You will not find more incredible value packed into a condo like this in an A+ location!
Well maintained by long time owner & Estate. Travertine marble entry with winding staircase welcomes you. Refinished hardwood floors and some new carpeting and painting. Spacious first floor family room. 4th Bedroom and bath lends itself well to a nanny, out of town guest or teenager (rear staircase). Real nice 2nd floor rear office with a view, just steps from the master bedroom. Finished basement with ample storage and pantry areas. Two fireplaces. Slate roof, garage with extra storage, large shed too. Recently remodeled and "As-Is" condition. Immediate possession.
SINGLE FAMILY HOME, 2 STORY, FEATURES 4 BEDROOMS, 2.5 BATHS, ATTACHED 2 CAR GARAGE, HUGE LOT! SPACIOUS YARD FOR YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS! SOLD "AS-IS" CONDITION. NO SURVEY/DISCLOSURES. PROOF OF FUNDS/PRE-APPROVAL MUST ACCOMPANY ALL OFFERS. ADDENDUM REQUIRED AFTER ACCEPTANCE. EM MUST BE CERT FUNDS. ROOMS, LOT SIZE/DETAILS NOT GRNTD. Property is at Auction, all Auction terms apply.
HUGE PRICE DROP!! Sweet vintage Bungalow with so many upgrades, it is like new! Fabulous state-of-the-art designer kitchen and family room addition. Baths have been completely updated. Basement is fully finished and is the perfect place for the kids or the man cave. 2nd floor tandem lives like a bedroom. 1st floor bedroom is great for guests or office. Newer windows throughout. Beautiful deck and freshly landscaped yard are perfect for summer entertaining. Walk to CTA Blue line, Metra, schools, parks and the shops and restaurants of downtown Forest Park. Move right in and enjoy!
Beautiful River Forest five bedroom home on huge 180 x 100 foot landscaped lot. Gracious entry foyer welcomes you to this well cared for home with mahogany staircase and wainscoted walls flowing into a grand living room, library and dining room with hardwood floors throughout, two fireplaces, original woodwork, moldings and pocket doors. Tranquil all season sun porch off the dining room offers access to deck and yard. Kitchen is all custom birch cabinetry with built in banquet and eating area, original butlers pantry and comfortable family room. Second floor has five large bedrooms and three full baths plus separate sun room. Lower level is a walk out basement with finished office, massive rec room, laundry room and wine storage. Home features triple zoned hot water heat and has two separate a/c units plus full, unfinished attic for future expansion. Includes three car garage with side drive and zoned underground sprinkler system to keep the yard looking lush all summer.
Built in 1937 and designed by architect Jerome Robert Cerny, this home looks like the setting of a fairy tale with its French Provincial style brick exterior, turret and beautiful gardens. The home has been completely renovated with the finest quality finishes and materials. An exceptional chef's kitchen with custom cabinetry, high-end SS appliances, butler pantry, extra workstation and a wood burning pizza oven. A cozy living room overlooks the stone patio and the formal dining room has entrances from the kitchen and circular foyer and has a large bay window. Ascend the staircase to find three bedrooms and two designer baths in addition to the master suite and library. All baths have heated tile floors and rain showers. A newly paved driveway leads to the heated garage with built-ins. The home is surrounded by a large fenced in yard with spectacular landscaping and the stone patio is a great spot to enjoy the natural beauty of this location.
Spacious 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath top floor Condo unit in Low Rise Brick building. Many nice features including freshly Painted, Laminate Wood floors, generous room sizes, separate Dining area, Breakfast Bar, 1 assigned Garage Parking Space and 1 assigned outdoor Parking Space. Great location! Close to Transportation. This property is eligible for the Freddie Mac First Look Initiative through 8/15/2016. Homesteps Financing is available.
NEW PRICE!! One of the Grand Dames of River Forest! This 5000+ sq. ft. house has the gracious layout and large rooms you have been looking for! A house built for entertaining. Incredible 1880's woodwork, high ceilings throughout and 4 fireplaces create elegant spaces. This well maintained home has many upgrades, including replacement windows throughout, space pac zoned A/C, remodeled kitchen open to family room, recent exterior and painting ,private back porch, Large fenced yard and 2 car garage with extra room above. Walk to award-winning Schools, Parks, and Metra. Simply beautiful!
INCREDIBLE VALUE AND LOCATION. THIS SPOTLESS WELL MAINTAINED ONE BEDROOM UNIT OFFERS OPEN FLOOR PLAN FEEL, HARDWOOD FLOORS, NEWER WINDOWS, MODERN KITCHEN & BATH. FLOOR PLAN CONSISTS OF A LARGE LIVING ROOM, DINING AREA, WHITE CABINET MODERN KITCHEN, MODERN BATHROOM AND ONE LARGE BEDROOM. STORAGE AND LAUNDRY IN BUILDING. CLOSE TO SHOPPING, RESTAURANTS, TRANSPORTATION AND DOWNTOWN OAK PARK.
Located on one of the most picturesque blocks in River Forest, this completely renovated four bedroom home is move-in ready. The first floor features a spacious open floor plan. The large kitchen is a chef's dream with all high-end stainless appliances and finishes. A first floor laundry room is combined with a mudroom that opens to the backyard. The master suite is beyond luxurious with a large walk-in closet and full bath. Two of the remaining bedrooms feature updated baths. The full finished basement consists of a finished family room, a wet bar and a bonus room with it's own bath. Perfect for guests or live-in help. The deep backyard is an entertainer's dream with a large patio and fire pit.
Magnificent 3 story home on a huge park-like lot! Bright and open floor plan with great flow of grand sized rooms, gracious foyer with spectacular staircase, amazing millwork, inlaid floors and high ceilings. Bright and cheerful eat-in kitchen with beautiful glass front cabinets. Sunlit first floor family room overlooks gorgeous fenced in yard. Gorgeous master suite with fireplace and newer spa-like bath. Four bedrooms, three full baths and huge playroom on the second floor. Two additional bedrooms, large bonus room and plenty of storage on the spacious third floor. Three car garage with great walk up storage/loft area. A perfect home for entertaining and family living! OUTSTANDING LOCATION..short walk (2 BLOCKS) to the METRA train, Keystone Park and top rated schools! Too much to list!
Tons of space for the money here!! Huge 1.5 story brick bungalow in desired River Forest location. This home is within walking distance to shopping and Blue Line. This property features an updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, ceramic tiled floors and newer cabinets. Gleaming hardwood flooring throughout most of the main level. Enclosed rear porch area. Huge deep lot and a 2 car detached garage. Both baths have been updated in the last few years. Need more space?? No problem here-this home also offers a full finished basement with a huge additional bedroom and rec room area. This home is in move in condition-just move right in!!
Incredible opportunity to buy the underpriced WOW house! Move right into this stately, maintenance free, redbrick colonial located in one of RF most sought off locations. Walk to schools, trains, shopping and and dwntwn OP. It's arguably, one of RF's most beautiful lots on a quiet st of million dollar homes. There's a multitude of expansion and upgrade possibilities, or move right in. Hardwood floors, crown moldings, marble bath and a massive screen porch are included in this magical private 1/3 acre yard w $50,000 in landscaping. Feast all summer on the mature cherry, pear, plum, peach and apple trees. Entertain amidst the maintenance free perennial gardens while the kids enjoy the jungle gym & tree swing. offered at way below the appraised value....................
Handsome and beautifully maintained traditional brick home in the heart of RF. The welcoming circular driveway invites you into this distinctive home, offering 5 spacious bedrooms, 2.2 baths, a marble foyer, a light-filled living room and the formal dining room which overlooks professionally landscaped fenced yard with in-ground pool and spa. Lovely tile details accent the large eat-in kitchen which leads to the magnificent family room. The basement offers a wet bar, wonderful space for entertaining and the 5th bedroom, which could be a home office. Ample storage, utility and laundry rooms are found there as well. For those who appreciate tradition and elegance.
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Bright, window-filled Victorian farmhouse on almost half an acre of land in need of some TLC. Spacious LR with hardwood floors and bookcases framing refurbished fireplace. Separate DR with built-in china cabinet and windows overlooking huge fenced-in backyard and raised deck w/grill. Powder room on 1st, plus 2 baths on 2nd. Three BRs plus sunny tandem on 2nd. (Smallest BR now used as walk-in closet.) 4th BR/office on the 3rd, w/bonus room. Newer garage, dual driveways flanking yard. Great neighborhood, lots of potential to expand or build your own. Property sold "As Is".
Amazing very large & move-in ready home in beautiful River Forest. Very quiet & large setback from Harlem, this huge 6-bedroom/4-bath in North River Forest on a huge 50 x 183 deep lot features; recent full 2nd floor addition, w/ 3-bedrooms (incl huge master suite), 2-baths and family room. 1st flr boasts sun room adjacent to large front porch, formal Living Room w/ wood-burning fireplace, 2 full bedrooms & bath, spacious formal dining room leads to newer eat-in kitchen featuring; granite counter tops, stainless-steel appliances & honey-maple cabinets. Amazing rear deck & huge professionally landscaped yard perfect for entertaining along with Priv. side drive-way & 2 car garage. Finished lower-level with large rec-room, huge 6th bedroom, laundry/storage. P restigious River Forest School system w/ lower than average property taxes. Convenient location with a short walk to Metra, EL, parks & all the amazing restaurants, shopping & more in downtown Oak Park & River Forest.
SUNNY TOP FLOOR IN VINTAGE MONROE HOUSE CONDOMINIUMS. THIS PROPERTY IS ADJACENT TO PRESTIGIOUS SINGLE FAMILY HOMES AND JUST BLOCKS TO HIGHLY RANKED RIVER FOREST SCHOOLS. SOUTHWEST EXPOSURE PROVIDES CHEERY KITCHEN AND DINING AREA. COURTYARD VIEW FROM THE LIVING ROOM AND MASTER BEDROOM. REFINISHED HW FLOORS IN LR, DR AND 2 BEDROOMS. RENOVATED KITCHEN FEATURES CERAMIC TILE FLOOR, GRANITE COUNTERTOPS AND CUSTOM BREAKFAST BAR WITH PASS THROUGH TO DINING ROOM. FULL BATHROOM RENOVATION INCLUDES CERAMIC TILE FLOOR AND WALLS. UNIT HAS REWIRED ELECTRIC, INDIVIDUAL HEAT AND HOT WATER HEATER. STORAGE SPACE AND COIN LAUNDRY IN BASEMENT. WALK TO COLLEGES, NEW FRESH THYME GROCERY AND RESTAURANT ROW. ONE PARKING SPACE.
THIS HOME IS REALLY SPECIAL AND UNIQUE TO AREA. REBUILT FROM GROUND UP IN 2007, IT LIVES THE WAY TODAY'S BUYERS WANT TO LIVE. TALK ABOUT DRAMA - HUGE, SOARING TWO STORY FAMILY ROOM WITH VIRTUALLY A WALL OF WINDOWS OVERLOOKING BACK YARD ADJOINS KITCHEN WITH CUSTOM CHERRY CABINETRY, EXOTIC GRANITE COUNTER TOPS, HIGH-END APPLIANCES, L-SHAPED ISLAND AND TABLE SPACE. ADDITIONALLY THE MAIN FLOOR HAS FORMAL LIVING & DINING ROOMS AND A BEDROOM SUITE (WITH PRIVATE BATH & WALK-IN CLOSET) PERFECT FOR RELATED LIVING. THE SECOND FLOOR HAS WIDE-OPEN COMMON SPACES AND OVERLOOKS THE 1ST FLOOR FAMILY ROOM. THE MASTER SUITE ALONE IS ALMOST 700 SQ FT WITH MASSIVE WALK-IN CLOSET AND BATHROOM WITH BUBBLE-JET SOAKING TUB, A STEAM SHOWER, 9' VANITY WITH DOUBLE SINKS AND CUSTOM WOODWORKING WITH LINEN CABINET AND BUILT IN BENCH. FLEXIBLE LOFT SPACE & BONUS ROOMS - USE YOUR IMAGINATION...OFFICE, REC ROOM, THEATER ROOM, EXERCISE ROOM, OR CREATE AN ADDITIONAL BEDROOM. EXTRA WIDE LOT. EASY WALK TO SCHOOLS & METRA
Beautiful Stylishly Updated Home on a large corner lot. Huge Living and Dining Room with fireplace, Art glass doors lead to Family Room, New High End Kitchen,Breakfast Room, Office and Powder Room. Second Floor has Master Suite with gorgeous new Bath, walk in closet and private Sitting Room, 2 more Bedrooms and another new Bath! Third floor has 4th Bedroom, Another Family Room and a Half Bath. Lower level has yet another Family Room, Rec Room, Laundry, Wine Cellar and Full Bath. Home boasts approx 4900 square feet with 1400 Square feet in the lower level. Custom Window treatments throughout. Large Private Yard is fenced and has several decks and patios. 2 car garage with extra storage and rooftop deck. Gracious living with a modern feel.
CLASSICAL COLONIAL IN THE CENTER OF TOWN IS A FABULOUS COSMETIC RESTORATION PROJECT! Impressive curb appeal and space, glorious original windows, grand front door, cove ceilings, broad front porch, large rooms, hardwood floors, 2 fireplaces and a matching brick 3 car garage with clay tile roof. 1st floor family room, guest or teen suite full bath on 3rd level has cast iron tub, rec room in basement. Space pac air, in ground sprinkler, screened in back porch overlooks large lot. Entertainers delight, over 3500 square feet. Gracious walk to everything location. Taxes will be lower with homeowners exemption. SOLD AS-IS, NO EXCEPTIONS. Proof of funds required for cash offers. Attorney requires buyer to have their inspection upfront in order to strike the Inspection & Attorney clauses in the offer. See Virtual Tour for floor plans!