The median home value in Lake Forest, IL is $658,000.
the county median home value of $185,300.
The national median home value is $152,300.
The average price of homes sold in Lake Forest, IL is $658,000.
Approximately 79.76% of Lake Forest homes are owned,
compared to 11.1% rented, while
9.15% are vacant.
Lake Forest real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
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Howard Van Doren Shaw designed this special estate for Charles Garfield King. His daughter,Genevra was F.Scott Fitzgerald's great unrequited love. It is widely believed that this Estate served as his introduction to the good life as portrayed in his novels, including the Great Gatsby. Pre-qualification letter required before confirmation of showing. Please DO NOT WALK PROPERTY WITHOUT Houda.45acres can be subdivided
One of Illinois' most architecturally significant estates on Lake Michigan, the Schweppe estate, was restored to perfection in 1987 & 1988 by 70 craftsmen & European artists/stonecrafters. Over 440' of lake frontage, 28 Rms/12 beds/12.4 baths, marble fpls, intricate limestone mldg & plaster relief clngs. Exquisite dining rm w/ beveled mirror panels, handsome library w/ spectacular detail. Fabulous gardens & grounds.
The best private beach in Lake Forest! Howard Van Doren Shaw's first work recently restored and renovated. Historic gardens and grounds. Stately yet comfortable. Exceptional wine cave, car collectors dream. Kick back on the sweeping veranda gazing out at the deep aqua of Lake Michigan on this 5.4 acre country estate.
Unparalleled luxury defines this magnificent custom designed brick & stone estate completed in 1998. Located down a private lane on 1.82 acres across from the Onwentsia Club, this 10 bdrm, 11.2 bath home includes the finest finishes, exquisite plstr & wood mldings, amazing walk-out LL w/3 en-suite bdrms, swimming pool & jacuzzi, large gazebo & stunning lndscaping. Hot water radiant flr heat all flrs. Smart house tech
Set on 1.6 acres across from Lake Michigan, this newer construction combines the stately appointments of a bygone era with the amenities buyers expect from modern, luxury homes. Exquisite craftsmanship is evident in the handsome millwork, stone finishes, walnut floors, 1600 sf master suite, radiant heat, AV system and custom wine cellar. The stone patio w/ fireplace offers breathtaking views of the ravine and pool.
Over 10,000 square ft of unsurpassed quality on 3 levels, all with elevator access, this prime east side home is new since 2005. Fine details, like a turn of the century estate, include slate roof, plaster moldings, antique fixtures, 8 fireplaces, Versailles & marble flooring, paneled library, and reclaimed redwood wine cellar. Ravine setting near Lake Michigan, 2.23 acres, pool/spa and outside fireplace. No sign.
Beautifully updated estate w/the sounds & views of Lake Michigan across the street. Rare 1st flr mstr bdrm suite w/four new en-suite bdrms on the 2nd floor. Lg rms accomodate art & entertaining, whether traditional or contemporary. New cstm Marvin windows throughout. A wine cellar, billiard rm & office area provide additional space. Wonderful coach house, 4 car garage, tennis court & fabulous grounds.
Exceptional English manor home designed by Howard Van Doren Shaw. Outstanding architectural details adorn beautifully proportioned and sunfilled rooms. Gracious and elegant, yet comfortable with a floor plan well suited for today's lifestyles. Amazing Christopher Peacock kitchen. Two new master baths. Remarkable library. Sunroom, screened porch and greenhouse. Expansive lawn, terraces and formal gardens. A++
THE HOUSE OF "THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW" BY KECK, ARTFULLY DESIGNED AFTER THE '33 WORLDS FAIR "HOUSE OF TOMORROW". A MODERN HOME THAT IS COMFORTABLE, CONVENIENT TO MAINTAIN, ENERGY EFFICIENT, SUITABLE FOR ENTERTAINING, BRIGHT & IN HARMONY W/THE PRISTINE SURROUNDING LANDSCAPE. COMPLETE RESTORATION/REMODEL. AN ARCHITECTURAL MASTERPIECE BUILT TO LAST FOREVER W/STEEL & CONCRETE FRAME STRUCTURE. AMAZING!!!!!