The median home value in River Forest, IL is $492,000.
the county median home value of $197,800.
The national median home value is $185,800.
The average price of homes sold in River Forest, IL is $492,000.
Approximately 82.69% of River Forest homes are owned,
compared to 9.15% rented, while
8.16% 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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Modern living awaits you in this fully renovated home originally designed and built by Frank Lloyd Wright's studio. Living in 746 is easy! The location is walkable and the layout is practical, flexible and functional. The Master Suite includes a dressing room and ensuite bathroom. High-end building materials and luxury finishes were installed throughout, such as in-floor heating in the family/kitchen/master bedroom and baths; all new copper pipes and new electrical wiring throughout; designer porcelain tile; Italian ARREX cabinetry; world-class appliances and lighting; new Marvin windows and more. The renovation was done to last! The basement is ideal for guests, with a kitchenette and full bath. When outside, enjoy the huge yard and exterior work too! New roof, landscaping, large patio, parking pad and exterior stucco. Everything is done! 746 is centrally located, a short walk to the trains, schools, parks and more. Click VIRTUAL TOUR link for interactive floor plans and many pics!
Elegant, exceptionally well-cared for, extremely spacious, home with exquisite decor! Beautifully appointed throughout with perfect hardwood floors, stunning art glass windows & natural wood & doors, and gracious floor plan. Kitchen with Breakfast Bar seating. French doors off Breakfast Rm open to patio & yard that has been featured on the "Garden Walk". There are three full baths on the 2nd floor! Master Bedroom & 4th bedroom have their own private baths. A Jack 'n Jill bath joins the 2nd & 3rd Bedrooms. 2nd Bedroom dimension includes its Dressing Area. Rec Rm with stone fireplace and classic wet bar. Note: 6'3" ceiling height in 3rd floor Playroom & Studio. Truly a lovely home!
This stylish mid-century home has been updated throughout! A modern feel, perfect for the savvy buyer. You will be impressed by the many updates--kitchen, baths, lighting, roof, plumbing and more. The unique tri-level layout creates a nice flow for entertaining, both inside and out. Situated on a large lot, this home has a HUGE back yard and a fantastic screened porch. Walk to Metra, Blue Line CTA and downtown Forest Park restaurants and shops.
This is your PERFECT home. Brick 3 bedroom Georgian on a corner lot. Great home for entertaining. The updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, island and has the open floor plan you are looking for. 1st floor family room could be converted to a bedroom. 3 GENEROUS sized bedrooms on the second floor. Basement finished with bar and fireplace and has separate laundry/storage room. Furnace (2014), roof (2008), Newer windows thru-out. The beautiful fenced in yard will be the envy of all your friends--complete with a pergola, private patio,treehouse and blooming plants. .
Timelessly beautiful and completely updated! Move in ready, luxurious home features high end finishes and flawless design. Chef's kitchen with Thermador, quartzite and expertly designed cabinetry featured on 2015 OPRF kitchen walk. Brick 2 story addition offers first floor family room, mud room, attached two car garage and Master suite featuring fully appointed bathroom, spacious balcony and incredible closet space. 4 bedrooms and three full baths on second floor. Living and dining space opens to lovely sunporch. Walk to award winning schools, gorgeous block, meticulously maintained inside and out. Classic lines and smart design together create a perfect home!
Here's your chance to get into the River Forest School System! Spotless home with easy one story living! Freshly painted throughout, lovely hardwood floors, replacement windows, and Family Room off the eat-in Kitchen, overlooks the deep yard. Newly carpeted Lower Level Rec Rm with 1/2 bath. The house next door is at the back of the lot, so bright, southern exposure fills the home. New 1" copper water line from the street. Both the 2 Car & 1 Car Garage are 6 yrs old. 1 Car Garage has no overhead door & is used as a shed. High-efficiency furnace and Central air, 9 yrs old. Walk-up attic staircase is in the 2nd Bedroom. Super convenient location!
Beautiful River Forest Estate Features a Wonderfully Detailed Stone and Brick Exterior leading to a Timeless Interior. Walk into a Dramatic 2 Story Marble Foyer with a Spiral Staircase leading to a Sunken Living Room with one of 5 Fireplace this home offers. Banquet sized Dining Room, Huge Kitchen, Breakfast Room and Family Room all Flow Together. 1st Floor Office Could be 5th Br. 2nd Floor Walnut Paneled Study, Large Master Suite w/2 Walk-in Closets and Fireplace, 2 additional Br's each with attached Playrooms and Private Baths. 2nd Floor Laundry. 3rd Floor has a Spacious Bedroom Suite, Storage Rooms (Possible 6th Br). Rear Staircase leads to all 4 Levels. Lower Level has an Exercise Room and another Family Room with a Fireplace and a 9' ceiling. Large Landscaped Lot in a Great Location.
Beautiful duplex townhome in River Forest with easy access to trains and the expressway. Wood-burning fireplace, stone patio in the back, 3 bedrooms and a partially finished basement that could be a family room, playroom, or office. Closet space galore. Lots of windows and sun coming in from the north, east and west makes this a bright and cheerful townhome. One deeded garage parking space, newer roof, and updated mechanicals. No HOA. Can be rented. Sold "as is"
The ultimate "Unique Home!" Historic River Forest Women's Club re-purposed to a splendid single-family residence. Built by FL Wright associate William Drummond in 1913, this thoughtful renovation kept significant original architectural details intact while creating a wonderful open-concept home for comfortable living along w/ability to entertain on a grand scale. "Green" geothermal & solar. Live/work possibilities.
MAGNIFICENT ENGLISH TUDOR IN THE ESTATE SECTION OF RIVER FOREST IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR THE 1ST TIME IN OVER 30 YEARS! EXQUISITELY RENOVATED TO PERFECTION BY COMBINING MODERN AMENITIES AND ATTENTION TO TIMELESS ARCHITECTURAL DETAILS. EXTRAORDINARY GRAND GALLERY W/ GRACIOUS STAIRCASE AND BEAUTIFUL ORIGINAL DETAILING. ELEGANT LIVING ROOM W/ LIMESTONE FPL, MOLDING, ORIG FLRS, & FRENCH DRS OPENING TO SCREENED BLUESTONE LOGGIA & PATIO. HANDSOME PANELED LIB/DEN W/ ORIG DRS, FLRS, & CSTM SHELVING. GORGEOUS NEW GRNT/ SS CSTM KIT W/ ISLAND, SEP DIN RM W/ GRNT FPL. FAB MSTR STE W/ NEW SEP HIS & HERS BTHS, FPL W/ ORIG MANTEL, CSTM WLK-IN CLSTS AND LUXURIOUS DRESSING/ SIT ROOM. BDRMS W/ ENSUITE NEW BTHS & CSTM FINISHES. HDWD FLRS THRU-OUT. 2ND FLR W/D, LL REC RM & CATERING KIT/LNDY RM. BEAUTIFUL ARCH-WNDOWD BRZWAY TO COACH HOUSE & 3 CAR GARAGE. LUSH LNDSCPING PROVIDE ULTIMATE PRIVACY TO POOL & CABANA WET BAR & BTH. PERFECT FAM HOME & GRT FOR ENTERTAINING. READY TO MOVE-IN & ENJOY.
A wide, friendly front porch welcomes you to this spacious, light-filled Victorian at the corner of William & Oak. Take advantage of the 5 block scenic walk to Metra & CTA. District 90 Blue Ribbon schools, Library, Centennial Park & everything adjacent downtown Oak Park has to offer are also steps away. Expanded in 2006, this gracious home now features a huge 1st floor Family Room, 4 bedrooms on the 2nd floor including a beautiful, true Master Suite complete with 2 walk-in closets and deck, & a second Family Room & full bath in the new basement. Also new in 2006, the 2-car garage mirrors the style of the home and includes attic storage & a short side drive. Charm, space & convenience abound; come see for yourself!
Show-stopper! Located on desirable block in central River Forest, this captivating Burma built home was lovingly updated and is ideal for entertaining and modern living in this 4 bedroom, 2.1 bathroom home. The first floor boasts a welcoming foyer with original cover moldings opening to spacious living and dining rooms and a sun room flooded with light. The expansive rooms with fresh neutral decor flow seamlessly together creating warm and comfortable spaces. Large kitchen with high-end appliances opens to a breakfast room or den overlooking a new deck. New bathrooms upgraded with marble tile. There's a big bonus! The over-sized (1500+ SF) finished basement features a home office, recreation and family rooms with amazing storage.
CLASSIC, BRICK, SIDE ENTRANCE COLONIAL. IN GREAT LOCATION, WALK TO OP. AND FOREST PARK REST. SHOPS/ TRANSIT... FORMAL LIVING RM W/WOOD-BURNING FIREPLACE. FORMAL DINING RM W/BAY WINDOW. HARDWOOD FLOORS,LEADED ART GLASS WINDOWS, 2 SEPARATE ZONED HEAT & CENTRAL A/C. LARGE SIT DOWN KITCH. HEATED ENCLOSED SUN PORCH OVERLOOKS DEEP IN GROUND SWIMMING POOL, ( POOL ACCESS FROM BASEMENT OR PORCH (FENCED AREA). 2 CAR GARAGE WITH 4 ADDITIONAL OUTSIDE SPACES. BASEMENT IS READY TO FINISH. GREAT VIEW FROM RAISED TANDEM BACK PORCH! SHORT WALK TO ST. LUKES, LINCOLN,AND ROOSEVELT SCHOOLS.
Make the move to this house and enjoy the upcoming seasons and the weather......fireplaces and a screened porch. The best of both worlds. This house has it all, mechanically and otherwise. Beauty and functionality meet to make this the perfect house. With four bedrooms and a laundry room on the second floor, you have found it all. Walk to shopping, transportation, and schools. In town location that boasts proximity to everything. Stunning screened porch. Three car garage. Beautifully landscaped back yard.
MOST IMPRESSIVE STATELY COLONIAL WITH PORTECOHERE CIRCULAR PAVER DRIVEWAY GRAND FOYER 2 STORY WINDING STAIRCASE SPECTACULAR LIVING ROOM W/ WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE ADJOINING SUN PORCH SOUTH EAST WEST EXPOSURES FORMAL DINING ROOM LIBRARY W/ WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE CHERRY CABINET KITCHEN W/WOLF STOVE SUB ZERO REFRIGERATOR BOSCH DISHWASHER BREAKFAST ROOM OVERLOOKING NICELY LANDSCAPED YARD & POOL. SECOND FLR FEATURES 5 SPACIOUS BEDROOMS W/MASTER SUITE 3 UPDATED BATHS SECOND STAIRCASE. FINISHED BASEMENT W/ REC ROOM GAME ROOM LAUNDRY & SUMMER KITCHEN. HOME HAS 3 CAR GARAGE & COACH HOUSE NEWLY DECORATED & CARPETED. 12 FT POOL WITH DIVING BOARD 9 FT BAR-B-QUE GRILL W/ SPIT. HOME HAS TILE ROOF & COPPER GUTTERS UNDERGROUND SPRINKLER SYSTEM.
CLASSIC RIVER FOREST HOME ON BEAUTIFUL LATHROP AVE. LARGE ROOMS WITH ORIGINAL CLASSIC DETAILS. NEW KITCHEN, BATHROOMS, LIGHTING, HARDWOOD FLOORS NEW & REFINISHED, NEW FENCE. FAMILY ROOM W/ HEATED FLOORS THAT LEAD TO A BLUESTONE TERRACE. FINISHED LOWER LEVEL WITH LARGE LAUNDRY ROOM. OVERSIZED DEEP GARAGE.
Amazing Craftsman home on estate like lot in beautiful central River Forest. Pristine wood floors, expansive walls of windows, artisan glass and an open bright floorplan grace this space. Be greeted by the large entry foyer. The grand living room/sun room space is perfect for multiple conversation areas around the stately brick fireplace. Formal dining room perfect for entertaining. The custom kitchen with hand-made teak cabinetry, honed soapstone, custom lighting & backsplash is one-of-a-kind! This kitchen opens to an expansive family room with windows & doors to the deck/yard. 2nd floor holds 4 bedrooms including the huge bright master-suite with custom dual sink master bath & walk-in closet. This level also has an additional large bedroom with en-suite bath. Don't miss the 3rd floor with private 5th bedroom suite with full bath! Great lower level rec room, craft room, storage, laundry plus additional bath! Walk to schools, Metra, walking & bike paths and so much more! Like no other!
Built for A.H. Bromann, this brick and stone beauty is sensitively expanded and meticulously maintained by current owners. Your experience begins with the stunning 100 X 218 professionally landscaped lot. The fabulous L shaped porch extends enjoyment of the outdoors well beyond what is typical. Beautiful art glass windows grace the foyer and living room and add cozy reflection from the fireplace. The Dining and Sunroom share Southern views. The tremendous kitchen-family room space features high-end appliances, including a 6 burner dual-fuel range with griddle and 2 ovens, a warming drawer & plenty of counter space sure to delight multiple cooks. This engaging space includes the breakfast room and massive family room addition and all rooms flow effortlessly into the yard. The second floor offers 4 large bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, including the Master with walk-in closet & bath. Mudroom transitions you to the lower level with rec room, game room, laundry room, bath and storage galore!
Wonderful large family home on a tree lined street in River Forest. 1st floor has open plan with living room dining room and kitchen. Four bedrooms, including Master bedroom suite, W/D on 2nd floor HDWD floors throughout the house. Finished basement with wet bar,laundry room and storage. Enjoy a cool evening on the porch or in the large enclosed back yard.Close to Metra,Bus and Blue line. Dont miss this one.
The high quality, high design renovation is complete on this stunning brick home located in the heart of beautiful River Forest. This impressive home features all of the fine craftsmanship, meticulous attention to detail & custom quality finishes that we've come to expect from this award-winning renovation team. Beautiful oak floors run throughout the home. The spacious living room features a brick wood-burn fireplace & large sunroom. The designer kitchen features custom maple cabinetry, thick quartz tops, stainless appliances, large farm sink & eat-at island all opening to the spacious family area & dining room! Walk-in pantry & separate mud room! Bedrooms are very spacious and there is 2nd floor laundry! The master suite boasts a walk-in closet & luxurious master bath. Full bath & bedrooms 4 & 5 on the 3rd flr! Huge carpeted basement family room w/bath and 2nd laundry room. All new windows, Zoned HVAC and a brand new 2+ car garage. Click on virtual tour link and enjoy the tour!
Sunlight streams through this beautiful, 4000+ square foot home! Recently renovated throughout and just steps from the Metra, Green Line, shopping, and restaurants. The open main level flows well for entertaining, is fully wired for sound, and features a first-floor bedroom with full bath. The spacious, eat-in kitchen includes a reverse osmosis water filtration system, Taj Mahal quartzite counters and stainless steel appliances with commercial grade stove and hood. Plenty of room to play in the enormous basement with beautiful marble flooring and additional full bath. The second floor features four oversized bedrooms plus an expansive office/bonus room. Additional features making this home special include an attached 2.5 car garage, second-floor laundry room, and large fenced yard. 2017 taxes successfully appealed with a dramatic reduction from prior value of $116K down to $83K!
This is the River Forest home your clients have been asking you to find! Expert designer renovation completed last year. Open concept first floor, massive rooms, high end craftsmanship throughout. Chef's kitchen with highest grade cabinetry and appliances. 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths on the second floor. Master suite includes luxurious bathroom, walk in closet and private screened porch. Third floor features gigantic play space, 5th bedroom and updated full bath. Oversized lot, huge private yard. Walk to schools, transportation, parks, library, etc. The very best in contemporary design, finishes and mechanicals alongside exquisitely restored leaded glass doors and gleaming hardwoods create the ideal blend of old and new. An opportunity to experience the luxury, ease and convenience of a new home without sacrificing on classic style.
The welcoming front of the house faces the Oak Park Tennis Club and located on a wonderful block. The back yard is spacious and private with a beautiful deck. The location is like living in the city, but with parking in a driveway and great schools. Walk to many restaurants and shops, Trader Joe's, Whole Foods, Lake Theatre, the El and Metra. Entering the house, you walk into a bright open living room, dining room and den combination. There are two fireplaces, one in the living room and one in the master suite. The master bath has a claw foot tub and closet. Off the master bedroom is a small outside screened porch. The four bedrooms and the other full bath are located around a large, spacious hallway on the second floor. An additional room on the main floor currently used as an office.
Positioned beautifully on a stately corner lot, the Buurma built BUHRKE HOUSE, combines Tudor revival & chateau style arch. elements. The rounded turret w/conical roof and asymmetrical design support the castle motif and 1920's plaster craftsman artistry is found throughout. Gorgeous decor and impeccable attention to detail and care found in house and landscaped grounds, extends to fabulous in ground pool and patios, perfect for entertaining. The elegant foyer leads to a step down formal living room and family room/office combination. The library has original faux wood plaster walls, a hand painted ceiling and leaded windows . The formal dining room leads to the breakfast room overlooking a 3 season porch and the pool. The stunning kitchen has Viking, Sub-Zero and Fischer Paykel appliances, custom cabinetry and beautiful lighting. Offering 5 brs and 4 full baths on the second floor, graciously accommodating family and guests. A fully fin bsmt w/sauna, rec & game rm, 2nd kit & bath.