The median home value in Lake Forest, IL is $638,500.
the county median home value of $751,300.
The national median home value is $170,100.
The average price of homes sold in Lake Forest, IL is $638,500.
Approximately 80.23% of Lake Forest homes are owned,
compared to 9.27% rented, while
10.5% are vacant.
Lake Forest real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
If you see a property you’re interested in, contact a Lake Forest real estate agent to arrange a tour today! Learn more about Lake Forest Real Estate.
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.
Once entering the private gates, the 11,000sq.ft. manor sits on 2+ acres. On its 100 year anniversary & known for David Adler's meticulous architecture & design, the estate features a pool, tennis court, botanical gardens & a dramatic terrace. 17 formal rms, 8 bdrms, 10 baths, grand chandeliers, gilt moldings, 11 ft ceilings, 24kt gold Sherle Wagner bathrm fixtures, herringbone parquet flooring, cstm marble thruout.
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.
Sophisticated Walter Frasier home set on 21 majestic acres. Tastefully updated & enjoys a modern floor plan & amenities. Master suite features a private library & elegant his/her baths. Spectacular property with bluestone terraces, garden walls, fountain & pond. Over 9 nine acres of conservation easement decreases tax burden. Includes 1030 Melody: Ike Colburn designed 3 bed guest house w/ 2 car garage.
Designed by renowned architect Harrie T Lindeberg, this home has been lovingly restored to its original splendor and renovated to meet the needs of today's most discerning homeowner. Situated on 2+ acres with own tennis court, pool and attached coach house, this truly is country club living at its finest. 2nd floor family room, breakfast room and wine room are just several of the new additions to the home. A MUST SEE
This spectacular 13,957 SF estate is located on sought after Lake Road in east LF. New Christopher Peacock kitch, dramatic great hall w/ 2 fireplaces & 22' cathedral ceiling & gallery overlooking a central courtyard w/ fountain, updated master bath, paneled library w/ coffered ceiling & 1sr flr guest suite. The professionally landscaped grounds w/ lovely gardens, a swimming pool, pool house w/ fireplace & coach hse.
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.
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.
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.
Exquisitely updated & transformed to absolute perfection, this David Adler masterpiece is set on 3 acres overlooking a beautiful ravine. The state-of-the-art deGuilio kitchen opens to the family rm & breakfast area. Unparalleled architectural detail throughout all levels. Stunning gardens, bluestone terraces, greenhouse, fire pit & sports area. A perfect blend of luxury, warmth, elegance & comfort for today's living.