The median home value in Lake Forest, IL is $820,000.
the county median home value of $227,000.
The national median home value is $185,800.
The average price of homes sold in Lake Forest, IL is $820,000.
Approximately 80.58% of Lake Forest homes are owned,
compared to 11.25% rented, while
8.17% 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.
Fabulous location in the heart of east Lake Forest! 6 room, 3 bedroom home on .70 acre lot with winter views of Lake Michigan. Listed on National Register of Historic Homes. PETS ALLOWED. Situated on quiet street a half block to Lake Michigan. Front and back screened porches overlook the ravine, a wooded forest and views of the lake. Move-in ready. Features include Old World architecture, tall windows, 10' ceilings, plaster walls, refinished hardwood floors, eat-in kitchen, pantry and claw foot soaking tub in bathroom. Full basement with washer and dryer. Hot water central heat. Air conditioning. Newer electric & plumbing. Off-street parking. Separate garage could be rented for additional monthly rent. Located in highly rated Sheridan Elementary and Lake Forest High School districts. Opportunity to live in a fabulous location surrounded by multi million dollar homes.
Desirable Whispering Oaks and Cherokee School (walk to!) Well maintained home that offers great living space as well as ample storage. Large yard offers storage shed and is fenced. Screened porch and paver patio await your summer evenings. Home offers 4 large bedrooms, three full baths. Occupancy is 6/1/18. Dogs are welcome. Take possession 6/1/18 and register your kids for school.
Beautiful executive rental with hardwood on first and second floors. Kitchen has granite counters and stainless steel appliances. Fireplace in living room. Generous sized bedrooms. Master has large walk-in closet and luxurious bath. Finished basement with full bath, plus storage. Attached garage.
Spacious & bright. Updated townhouse has it all! Great East location close to town, train, schools & bike path. Newer mechanicals include high efficiency furnace. Finished basement. Quality finishes & appointments throughout. Zero maintenance lifestyle.
Move In Special: 1/2 month off rent with a lease starting one or before 2/28/18! Great newer home w/spacious & flowing floor plan, ideal for entertaining! Chef's kitchen w/custom cabinetry, SS appliances & large center island opens to family rm w/built-ins, stone fplc & access to brick patio. Huge master suite w/His & Her closets, whirlpool tub, separate shower. Finished walkout LL has rec rm, full 2nd kitchen. Most pets welcome!
NEW CONSTRUCTION duplex living! 3 fully finished levels of luxury living. Open first floor plan leads to outdoor green space. Wide plank hardwood flooring throughout with luxury chefs kitchen and marble counter tops. Fully fin LL with extra deep pour basement and 11 ft ceilings. Maintenance free living with outstanding E location. Walking distance to LFHS, town, train, and Lake Michigan! 2/28/18 occupancy.
Ranch home with seven rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths located close to schools, train, shopping, lake. Large living room with fireplace. Spectacular family room with fireplace. Gourmet kitchen. Hardwood floors beautifully refinished. Freshly painted throughout. Walk in cedar closet. New high efficiency gas furnace and AC. Large, private fenced backyard with brick patio.. Basement. Available immediately. No pets. 1st & last months rent plus security deposit.
Two-story colonial with 8 rooms, 4 bedrooms, 2.1 baths. Basement recreation area. Two car garage. Updated kitchen with center island. Hardwood floors. Recently painted throughout. Dual high efficiency gas furnace and a/c. Fenced-in backyard with brick patio. Conveniently located to school, shopping, train, beach. Move-in condition. Available immediately. Credit report required. Tenant pays first and last months rent plus security deposit up front.
Convenience Galore! Spacious 3 bedroom, tri-level townhouse. Walk to train, shops, restaurants and healthcare. Main level - large 24' x 11' living room with sliders to a private balcony in front and a dining room and eat-in kitchen both with sliders to a second private balcony in back. Upper level - spacious master bedroom with two walk-in closets, double sink in master bath; 2 more large bedrooms and second bath, tons of storage. Lower level - family room, laundry room with washer and dryer, two car garage. Maintenance free! All spruced up and available now.
Enjoy luxurious first floor living in the highly desirable Amberley Woods. Stately English Manor architecture nestled among a serene setting welcome you to this sophisticated and upgraded 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom "C" model unit. Stunning white kitchen with granite countertops opens to inviting living room with private patio overlooking trees and pond. Spacious master suite includes a large walk-in closet, master bathroom with separate tub/shower and double vanity. Hardwood floors, 10 foot ceilings, 2 car heated garage spaces, and storage. Convenient to commuter train, restaurants, shops, tollway, and O'Hare. Pet friendly building. Also available for sale.
A Rare opportunity LAKE RD overlooking Lake Michigan. Situated on a premium, 1.24 acre lot with a sought after Lake Rd address. Enjoy breathtaking views of Lake Michigan located right across from Forest Park beach. Features lovely foyer, grande staircase, large formal living & dining room, paneled library, hardwood flooring, 6 fplcs, enclosed terrace, 4 bdrms w baths en-suite and coach house w bed, bath & kitchenette. One of a kind opportunity.
Captivating North Shore home in the fashion of a European country estate. Designed with history, charm, and comfort for the discerning homeowner. Thoughtful and beautiful Jerome Cerny craftsmanship and detail throughout. Features five bedrooms each with a private full bath, and three additional half-baths. Includes a 1st floor Master Suite, plus additional in-law suite which adds opportunity and privacy. Modern and updated amenities with warmth and comfort are the hallmarks for this home. Expansive rooms flow with ease and architectural beauty into the next. This beautifully traditional home with warm contemporary styling is close to shopping, excellent schools, and other North Shore attractions. A comfortable, understated luxury without any sacrifice. The beauty of this home is immediately apparent as this treasure was featured in a prominent luxury car commercial as the standard of beauty and excellence. You'll love this home!
Two story attached duplex townhome features 8 rooms, 3 bedrooms, 3.1 baths. Located in the desired Lake Forest Chateau subdivision with convenient access to train, shopping, restaurants. Dramatic two story living room with hardwood floor, fireplace. Gourmet kitchen with eating area redone in 2015. Library/den on first floor. Three bedrooms and sitting room on second floor. Master bedroom has his and her bathrooms. Bathrooms redone in 2015. Finished lower level recreation room. Two car attached garage. Tenant occupied thru January 31, 2018. Available after February 1, 2018.
This house has it all. Vacation at Home. Brick contemporary on 1.27 acre park like setting. In-ground pool, half court basketball area. Soaring ceilings and dramatic spaces. Close to 7000 sq ft plus amazing finished lower level with office, bar, wine cellar, bedroom and bath. Incredible Master Suite with exercise area. Fully furnished.
Wow! What a beautiful home! Newer, totally renovated and expanded home with vast Mariani award-winning yard in East LF. 4BR, plus study room and 1st floor office. Vaulted master with fireplace and luxury bath. 1st floor office with wet bar, 2nd floor laundry. Beautiful woodwork and hardwood floors throughout. Finished lower level with rec room, arts and craft room and storage. Grounds include sunken patio, fountain, gazebo and campfire pit, with perennial gardens galore. Fabulous east location, close to town and beach. A stunner!
In the heart of downtown Lake Forest across from City Hall beautiful lower level office space in iconic Lake Forest building adjacent to Market Square served by elevator and marble staircase. All marble men and womens bathrooms, common kitchen with granite and stainless steel appliances. Join Edward Jones and be close to all of downtown Lake Forest. Signage available on awning. Two units available 700 sf and 900 sf and can be combined for 1600 sf total.
**TOTALLY GUTTED AND REHABBED!****very desirable elevator building in downtown Lake Forest and close to the train. 3 br 2.1 baths, 2 car underground parking in heated garage. Huge storage room, luxury master suite, huge walk in closet, awesome kitchen with cherry cabinets and granite counters, breakfast bar & table space. Fireplace in Living room, and sliders to balcony. Enormous laundry room and tons of Great storage through out the home. Some Photos are of a staged unit.
Charming vintage home in East Lake Forest enjoys wonderful location close to schools, shopping, train and trails. Enter through the inviting screened porch and feel at home! Find wood floors throughout. Kitchen updated with all new stainless steel appliances and exhaust fan, subway tile backsplash, farmhouse sink with great faucet, awesome ceiling fan and lighting, manufactured mahogany floor - great place to hang out and cook! Spacious dining and living room areas for entertaining or relaxing. All three bedrooms are located on the second level. The full bath is updated with new vanity, sink, hardware and lighting fixtures. Basement is finished and includes a roughed-in second full bathroom. Large garage is newer. Lot is deep and great for outdoor activities or just sitting and relaxing by the firepit! Also new is the water heater and the roof over the screened porch. Delightful! Owner is licensed broker in IL. Also for sale - $349,900.
Sprawling country home on 1.23 acres, originally part of Louis F. Swift's Everett Stock Farm. Remodeled and expanded through the years w/legacy architects Stanley Anderson and Balfour Lanza. Major recent renovations completed in 2005, 2011, 2012 by current owners. Rich level of finish, beautifully decorated, ideal for entertaining and comfortable living. Circular drive leads to spacious gallery foyer w/original brick floor. Stunning formal rooms w/hardwood floors. Classic white kitchen (2011) has sunny eating area and top appliances. Luxurious 1st floor master suite (2012) w/beamed cathedral ceiling, huge WIC, marble bath w/sep shower, BainUltra tub. 2011 addition includes a 3-car garage, huge mudroom w/cubbies, powder room, upstairs family/bonus room w/full bath and wet bar (inlaw suite poss); lower level throwback "Milwaukee Room" w/bar and billiards. Newer windows and roof. Fenced yard w/3 patios, deck, pergola. Close to Metra, shopping, schools. Ready for your vibrant LF lifestyle!
Fabulous rental in Whispering Oaks on beautiful 1/2 acre lot. CLEAN & PRISTINE!! Updated Gourmet eat-in kitchen with granite counters and stainless Bosch appliances open to the the Family Room. the Kitchen, Breakfast Room & Family Room overlook the back yard. Wonderful layout for entertaining and easy family living. Hardwood floors JUST REDONE on 1st & 2nd levels. Master bath with granite, stone and generous walk-in shower. Finished rec room in lower level. Attached 2 car garage. Convenient to Cherokee Schoo, town, Metra, and expressway.
Furnished rental @ $7200 per month plus all utilities etc. Minimum 8 months Situated at the end of a long drive, overlooking incredibly lush gardens of the neighboring estate, just two blocks to town with room for a pool! It's all here! Hardwood floors throughout, main rooms have 9+ ft. ceilings, kitchen with SS appliances, Marvin windows, Hardiplank exterior, 3 car garage, loads of closets, 3 fireplaces, library, bright and sunny. Baths and laundry have been updated too! Beautiful patio with firepit and outdoor kitchen. Compare and you'll find Real Value!
Executive rental boasts 6,500 Square Foot traditional all brick Georgian with 6 bedrooms, 5.3 baths & 4 fireplaces on a lush 1.25 acre lot. This home has it all! Stunning 2 story entry w/ bridal staircase. Fabulous eat-in gourmet kitchen w/ center island & granite countertops, high end Wolf Stainless appliances, & large walk-in pantry. Kitchen opens to impressive 2 story family rm w/ a wall of windows overlooking lovely grounds. Formal living & dining rooms. 1st floor library with built-in bookshelves. 1st floor Master has huge walk-in closets and luxurious onyx bath with phylrich fixtures and heated floors, large whirlpool tub, separate shower and 2 separate vanities. 4 spacious bedrooms plus bonus room on 2nd floor. Full finished 3,500 SF Lower Level has large rec room w/ wet bar, theater room, temperature controlled walk-in glass wine cellar, 2 additional bedrooms w/ full bath & powder rm. $35 credit check required. Prefers long term lease. Pets considered w/ deposit.
Quality newer custom home offers a resort lifestyle! Electronic gates open to the completely fenced yard at the end of a quiet lane- private yet part of a friendly neighborhood. This stately one owner home designed by Swanson & Donahue has been perfectly maintained. Stunning kitchen with high-end SS appls, granite tops & large island. Big walk in pantry and butlers pantry. Gracious rm sizes, high ceilings, hardwood flrs, screened porch, 1st flr guest suite,1st flr office & excellent floor plan are sure to please. Master suite is a treat with vaulted ceilings, fireplace, 2 walk in closets, balcony overlooking pool and lux bath w/multi body spray shower. Large fam bedrooms, front & back staircases, upstairs laundry room,3rd flr bonus/ bunk rm- so much to offer! The backyard is the envy of the neighborhood with private tennis court, swimming pool w/ diving board & slide, putting green, fire pit , gardens-your own private sanctuary! Bsmt- game rm, wine cellar, wet bar, bd rm & much more!