River Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
59 Properties Found
The median home value in River Forest, IL is $535,000. This is higher than the county median home value of $228,000. The national median home value is $231,815. The average price of homes sold in River Forest, IL is $535,000. Approximately 83% of River Forest homes are owned, compared to 12% rented, while 5% are vacant. River Forest real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale. Commercial properties are also available. If you like to see a property, contact River Forest real estate agent to arrange a tour today! Learn more about River Forest Real Estate.
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Located in the Heart of River Forest, this spacious townhome with 3 bedrooms + office is tucked away on a beautiful residential street. The first level welcomes you into the large family room with built-in shelving, private office, powder room and French doors that lead to the outdoor patio. Enjoy entertaining on the second level in the sun-filled, open living room featuring gas-burning fireplace, gleaming hardwood floors and an abundance of windows. The eat-in kitchen has cherry cabinets, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and large pantry. The deck is conveniently located off of the kitchen for easy outdoor grilling. The third level offers a master retreat with luxurious bathroom and walk-in closet. Two additional bedrooms, full bath and laundry round out the space. Relax in the fenced yard with private brick patio. Fantastic location, just blocks from Metra, Green Line, schools, Keystone Park, grocery and shopping. *The property taxes are in the process of being appealed.
$1,450,000 601 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Remote Showings Available! Distinguished 3 story glazed brick home on one of River Forest's prestigious "dream streets"! It's a wonderful opportunity on a park-like (100x200) lot in a location like no other - north of Lake Street very easy walking distance to both Lincoln Elementary and Roosevelt Middle Schools, the Metra station and River Forest parks. A perfect fit for at over 4000sf with 6 bedrooms and 4 full baths, including 1st and 2nd floor master suites. Features include glazed brick exterior, 3 season sunroom, original hardwood trim, home office w/separate entrance, very generously sized rooms and living space on all three floors. River Forest is in the heart of Metro area, it's a community with blue ribbon public schools that's a 20 minute commute to the Loop and 20 minutes to O'Hare. Listing agent has information about Historic Preservation Tax Freeze!
$1,139,000 940 Bonnie Brae Place River Forest, IL 60305
Classic River Forest Buurma Brothers style home beautiful in tradition that reflects its history. This house has been meticulously maintained. This River Forest home is located on a desirable block with notable homes of timeless character. Numerous upgrades in the last 2 yrs for comfortable contemporary living. Professionally landscaped, electric gate located in the new driveway & a wrought iron dog kennel. New paver patio with concrete border, fire pit, gas grill & new exterior lighting. The interior has a new boiler, central AC unit and air handler. All hardwood floors refinished, surround sound installed & all closets professionally organized. Designer window treatments, wall covering & carpet throughout. This home is both elegant and comfortable at the same time. Please schedule a showing today!
Double doors lead you into this elegant yet comfortable condominium which has more than 2300 square feet of living space. Not many condos in this area have 3 bedroom 3 bath in this great River Forest location. The open floor plan leads to a den, dining room and a living room with sliding glass doors which open to a balcony. This condo has a spacious Primary Suite with views to the south/west and includes walk-in closet and sitting area. The primary bath includes double sinks, walk in shower, whirlpool tub. The second bedroom is spacious and has a huge walk in closet for additional storage space. The third bedroom is also en suite and is a spacious bedroom. The eat in kitchen has all newer stainless steel appliances and includes plenty of cabinet space. In unit laundry has built-in cabinets, shelves and a laundry tub. This unit has had all windows replaced in 2019 and all bedrooms have carpeting that was installed 1 week ago. Two indoor deeded parking spaces and two storage closets. Guest parking is available at the rear of the building. The building is practically soundproof with cement walls and floors separating the units. The building has an elevator and bike rack. Dining room chandelier is not included. This building is situated within minutes of shopping, dining, athletic clubs, the green line, Metra with easy access to interstate 290 (20 minutes to downtown Chicago, 25 minutes to O'hare Airport). This neighborhood has exceptional schools.
Great block! Great neighborhood! This three bedroom brick Cape Cod has charming vintage detail. The first floor boasts of a sun-filled living room with fireplace that opens to the dining room. The kitchen has granite counters, pantry and can be accessed from the mud room. Also on the first floor is a bedroom and full bath. The other two bedrooms and full bath are located on the second floor. The attic has potential for expansion. Semi-finished basement with fireplace would make a great family room. Laundry room contains plenty of work space, storage, and newer washer and dryer. Large fenced in yard with deck perfect for outdoor dining and recreation. Outdoor shed for extra storage. Sellers have plans to install Flood Control System. Short walk to Metra, Green-Line, Blue-Line, multiple parks, Blue Ribbon Lincoln School, River Forest Community Center, and restaurants located on Madison. Come see it today!
Beautifully updated one bedroom condo in the heart of River Forest. Elevator building with one assigned parking space and east facing balcony. Walking distance to everything (CTA Green Line, Whole Foods, Trader Joes, Oak Park's DT Lake Street). Bamboo floors throughout. Open kitchen with granite counters, stainless appliances and ceramic tile floor. Lots of closet space within the unit as well as an individual storage space. Assigned parking space number 49.
Move-in ready 1 Bedroom Condo in fantastic River Forest location. The large kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances (including separate wine/beverage refrigerator), loads of cabinet space and breakfast bar opens to the large living room with hardwood floors and dining area. The large bedroom has a huge closet with professional organizers. The updated full bath has a step in full sized shower with sliding glass doors. Laundry in building with assigned, covered parking. Close to the Green line, Metra, the River Forest and Oak Park shopping districts. A perfect opportunity first time home buyers, those who want to keep a River Forest presence but spend time out of state or a family that wants to invest with their young adult child so everyone has a little more space!
Spacious and sun filled 4 bed, 4.5 bath brick Georgian with large master suite including walk-in closet. Oak floors and quality craftsmanship throughout. Great kitchen with breakfast room overlooking large nicely landscaped large backyard. Easy walk to Willard Grade School, parks and restaurants. Outstanding home in an outstanding neighborhood.
Live in River Forest! This 2 bedroom 1 bathroom condo is move in ready. Hardwood floors in living room and bedrooms. South, east and western exposure provides plenty of natural light, updated kitchen and bathroom, central air conditioning and the unit also includes assigned parking and a nice yard for summer grilling or just relaxing outdoors. Well kept building has good reserves and unit has new windows. Their is laundry and lots of additional storage in the lower level of the building. One block walk to the Metra and beautiful Keystone park (tennis courts, batting cages, rock climbing, etc.) and easy access to CTA, schools, parks and all that River Forest and Oak Park have to offer. Unit can be rented.
Classic English Brick Tudor with 4623 square feet of living space. This four bedroom, four and one-half bath home has great potential. Beautiful leaded glass windows, stone fireplace and hardwood floors throughout. There is a first floor bedroom/office suite. There is an additional office off the expansive dining room. There are three bedrooms on the second floor plus an enormous family room. The basement is a replica of an authentic English Pub which features bar, wine room and large game room. There is a four car attached garage. The huge 250' yard is heavy private and heavily wooded. The house is in good shape but is being conveyed "as is".
Rehabbed one bedroom end unit with garage parking, central air and hardwood floors in great River Forest location overlooking Priory Park. Generous closet space including two closets in the large master bedroom, linen closet and hall entry closet. Granite island kitchen with ample 42" cabinetry, stainless steel appliances and range hood. Freshly painted and open layout in living area with amazing natural light emanating through new windows. Individual HVAC and new hot water tank 2019. New garage door opener 2020. Laundry and large storage closet in the basement. This cheerful unit is in walking distance to Concordia and Dominican Universities as well as downtown Oak Park and trains. Owner is a licensed real estate agent in Illinois.
Incredible location in the heart of River Forest/Oak Park downtown area. Updated and move in ready one bedroom condo. This well-maintained unit welcomes you with an open combined living room/ dining room area. Large Master Bedroom with beautiful bath and separate sinks. Ample closet space. Updated kitchen features granite counter tops, cabinetry, stainless steel appliances. Wonderful East facing balcony for quiet morning coffee time. Walk to absolutely everything! Steps from Metra/CTA Green Line, groceries, shopping, restaurants, parks and more. Convenient laundry and storage on first floor. Assigned parking spot #54. No Rentals. Perfect!
Open House: Sunday, 11/29 12:30-2:30PM
ELEGANT CRAFTSMANSHIP CAN BE FOUND THROUGHOUT THIS BEAUTIFUL FRENCH NORMANDY HOME SITUATED IN THE HEART OF RIVER FOREST. SOPHISTICATION IS EVIDENT FROM THE MOMENT YOU WALK IN THE DOOR. ENTER INTO THE IMPRESSIVE FOYER THEN STEP DOWN INTO THE FORMAL LIVING ROOM WITH FIREPLACE AND BUILT IN BENCHES LEADING INTO THE MAGNIFICENT LIGHT FILLED FAMILY ROOM WHICH OVERLOOKS THE BLUE STONE TERRACE WITH PROFESSIONAL LUSH LANDSCAPING AND SEASONALLY COLORFUL GATED BACKYARD. A SEPARATE FORMAL DINING ROOM FOR ENTERTAINING. THE WONDERFUL UPDATED KITCHEN HAS TOP-QUALITY APPLIANCES AND LEADS TO THE LIGHT FILLED BREAKFAST NOOK AND HOME OFFICE. THE SECOND FLOOR OFFERS THE LOVELY MASTER SUITE, 2 ADDITIONAL BEDROOMS AND A FULL BATH. 2 MORE ADDITIONAL BEDROOMS WITH A FULL BATH ON THE THIRD FLOOR. THE AMAZING PARTIALLY FINISHED LOWER LEVEL BOASTS 2 WASHERS AND 2 DRYERS. THE PAVED SIDE DRIVEWAY AND PORTE-COCHERE JUST ADDS TO THE PRIVACY AND ELEGANCE OF THIS HOME. BEAUTIFULLY CONSTRUCTED AND LARGE ENOUGH TO ACCOMMODATE FAMILY AND FRIENDS FOR YEARS TO COME.
Beautiful brick home & unbelievable value in popular north River Forest. Pride of ownership is unmistakable & this home meets the needs of today's buyer. Inviting entrance opens to formal living room with fantastic natural light. Updated kitchen with new porcelain floors, stainless appliances & bountiful cabinet space. Large dining room effortlessly flows into expansive family room with wood-burning fireplace, radiant floors & views of the gracious backyard. Primary suite offers 2 sets of closets, updated bathroom & a desk nook. Great 2nd bedroom, full dual-vanity bathroom off the hallway, plus an over-sized 3rd bedroom with great potential to create an additional bedroom or office. Lower level allows for additional entertaining, play & office space. Backyard is perfect for entertaining: large patio area, greenspace, raised flower beds & a beautiful wall of arborvitae trees. All of this plus a 2.5 car brick garage! Walk to popular eateries, grocery store, coffee shops & parks. Top rated Willard Elementary.
If you've been looking to downsize this unique 2 duplex down unit in quiet mid century red brick court building. A place for everything! Spacious 1st floor has marble entry, oak. large LR/DR with west view; cherry in laid oak floor; marble window sills and vinyl thermopane windows. Generous eat in kitchen with BI DW, microwave, cutting board; gas range and oven; refrigerator; garbage disposal and ceramic tile floor. 2 large BR's with triple or double closest & 1 small bedroom with oak flooring and ample closest. Full bath has tub and separate shower; porcelain tile walls and marble flooring, exhaust fan and linen closet. Lower level has a full bath, large rec rm for multi use; an office or hobby room; separate laundry room; a walk- storage room; several large closets and additional storage under 3rd entrance to LL and separate storage room in common area basement and laundry area. More storage in semi attached garage off alley. Private 2 car garage with EDO and 1 space. Cable in 5 rms. Enjoy the gated front lot with your own patio area. Ideal place for large extended living or living with Covid with space for home offices and remote learning!
Spacious home on large beautiful lot centrally located near shops, restaurants, schools, library and quick access to city and western suburbs. Enter into enclosed front porch which opens to a lovely living room, large dining room with hardwood floors and original trim, two bedrooms and full bath. Second floor addition boast two large bedrooms, sitting area and full bath with loads of sunlight. Lots of room for storage and family fun in sizable partially finished basement. Two car garage with carport and lots of room to roam in landscaped yard. Long time owner.
Awesome unit on second floor for added privacy! Northern exposure, so lots of natural sun light. Very short distance to garage where your car can stay dry and covered all year round. Beautiful natural Hardwood floors throughout. Bedroom has 2 nice size closets, large living room-dinning room combo. This unit also has the largest kitchen in the building! Very close to transportation and many amenities. Basement has storage and laundry facilities in basement. Garage space #1.
$1,199,000 544 River Oaks Drive River Forest, IL 60305
Sprawling mid century ranch designed by well known Martin Braun, nestled on a beautiful tree lined cul de sac beyond the limestone Waller Gates. This home has an open floor plan and is updated with modern flare located on over an acre of wooded privacy that includes an above ground pool with large deck and decorative garden ponds. This impressive 10 room residence has tasteful decor that makes you feel like you are at your vacation home. The custom kitchen boasts a large island with a perfect view from the wall of windows into the wooded yard. These windows create a lazar sunbeam into each room which you can enjoy while sitting in front of the wood burning fireplace for those fall evenings. All of this with award winning schools and easy walk to Metra!
Updated split level in South River Forest! This 3 BR (plus loft)/2BA home offers an open floor plan that is perfect for entertaining with first floor family room leading out to a large patio and rear yard. Updated kitchen(2016) with new cabinets, quartz counters, basket weave tile back splash, large center island, 36" Thermador range with hood, Samsung French door fridge, and Sharp microwave drawer. Built in upper/lower buffet cabinets in dining space. New fireplace with stone tile surround in living room. Other recent improvements include new concrete (driveway, patio, basement stairs and garage walkway), updated guest bathroom, radiant heat flooring in family room, California Closet system in primary bedroom, HVAC, new Pella entry doors. 3rd floor loft is a perfect spot for a home office or can easily be converted to a 4th bedroom. Hardwood flooring throughout home. Great backyard with patio. Located on a quiet cul-de-sac street with Washington Park at the end of the block and 1 block to Metra and Keystone Park!
Welcome Home to River Forest! Charming double doors lead you into this lovely one story condominium which offers more than 2300 square feet of living space. This is a rare opportunity to find a 3 bedroom 3 bath in this prime location. The Floor Plan The open floor plan leads to a family room, dining room and a living room with sliding glass doors which open to a balcony, perfect for relaxing. This home features a spacious Owner's Suite with views to the north and west, walk-in closet, double sinks, huge walk in shower with a seat, whirlpool tub and a sitting area. Bedroom 2 is spacious and has a huge walk in closet and additional storage space with views north and east. Bedroom 3 has private doors that lead to a separate ensuite unit which includes a spacious room with views to the north, and a walk in shower equipped with support handrails. The Chefs Kitchen is fully equipped with two ovens (one electric & one gas), two pantries (one is a walk in pantry), double sink with disposal, dishwasher, loads of cabinet space, and countertop space. Laundry Room with built-in shelves, cabinets and a laundry tub are in this unit. An additional guest bath with a soaking tub and shower make this living space wonderful for accommodating extended family and guests. Parking & Storage This home has two deeded indoor parking spaces. Additional guest parking is available at the rear of the building. Two spacious interior storage closets,external to the unit. The storage closets are inside of the building (one on the same floor as the unit and the other in the parking garage near one of the assigned parking spaces). The Building Recently renovated lobby and hallways. Community honor library on the first floor. The building is practically soundproof with cement walls and floors separating the units. The building has an elevator, bike rack and shopping carts available for residents to use to transport packages and groceries to their units. The Community Conveniently located condominium is situated within minutes of shopping, dining, athletic clubs, healthcare facilities, the green line, metra with easy access to interstate 290 (20 minutes to downtown Chicago 25 minutes to O'hare Airport 20 minutes to Midway Airport). This community is home to exceptional public & private schools, plus an International Baccalaureate institution in Trinity High School. Concordia University and Dominican University. There is plenty of green space with year-around youth and adult programming. There is a state-of-the-art charming public library. Residents can enjoy the preservation of open space and three miles of Cook County Forest Preserve trails that border River Forest. Call Today for a private tour.
Stunning, Very Spacious & Open Contemporary home with Soaring Ceilings & 3rd Story Atrium with Abundant Natural Light, Sits on a Quiet street (w/no thoroughfare) & Deep 275FT Professionally Landscaped & Fenced Lot. The First floor encompasses Hardwood Flooring throughout with an Expansive Sunken Living room opening to the Formal Dining Room. A Spacious slate tile Kitchen with lots of granite counter space and massive island with seating for 4. Plus a larger breakfast area which opens to the Family room and beautiful back yard. Newly painted interior and New carpet throughout the 2nd floor includes an Enormous Master Suite with Master Bath and Tons of Closet Space, and Walk in Closet/Sitting Room, also 2 larger bedrooms, a hall bath with 2 double sinks and 4th bedroom with its own bathroom. The unfinished basement is framed and insulated just waiting for your final finishes. Just a short walk to Willard School, Constitution Park and the Forest Preserves.
$478,500 7 Gale Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Stylish 3 level, 3-bedroom 2.5 bath townhome nestled back from the street on lovely mature landscaped grounds, making this a sought after complex. Each unit has a large patio facing the park-like setting, to enjoy the changing seasons. When you come into the family room, on the ground level, this spacious room features a wet bar, 1/2 bath and storage, for total convenience while entertaining. This unit features many quality recent updates including complete window replacement (2017). Richly finished hardwood floors, high ceilings and floor to ceiling windows enhance the ambiance of the main floor as does the wood burning fireplace surrounded by custom cabinetry. The on-trend kitchen with white Shaker cabinets, granite counters and stainless-steel appliances is set to delight any chef. The kitchen is also flooded with natural light, open the door to the adjacent balcony for grilling or just enjoying the first cup of coffee. Upstairs, on the bedroom floor, you will find a spacious primary bedroom with lovely views of the grounds, double closets with organizers and a remodeled primary bathroom with new granite countertop and a walk-in, Subway tiled shower. Two additional generous bedrooms share a remodeled 2nd floor full bath. This unit features an attached 2 car garage, how nice will that be once the weather turns colder. Short walk to the River Forest Metra Station, River Forest Community Center, Parks, Blue Ribbon Lincoln School, Blue Line or power walk to the Green Line. Don't forget a visit to many shops, renowned restaurants and breweries. This is the one, see it today and be in by the holiday season!
**LARGEST HOME PENTHOUSE**PRIVATE ELEVATOR**PRIVATE ROOFTOP**New construction single-floor living in River Forest at Lake/Lathrop. A private elevator opens directly into your new home with 4 bedrooms, 4 ensuite baths, expansive living room, office niche & view of St. Luke's. A generous 531 SF terrace expands the space - and elevator takes you up to a private 1693 SF rooftop deck! Designer kitchen features Wood-Mode cabinetry, integrated Thermador appliances & huge quartz kitchen island for food prep & entertaining. Dining room can be set for 6 daily; expand to 12-14 on holidays. Lives like a single-family home-all on one level without any maintenance hassles. Two parking spaces included. Add'l parking space available ($35k). RF is a new construction condominium building blending traditional design & modern luxury amongst River Forest's rich architectural heritage. Steps from schools, houses of worship, Tennis Club, Keystone Park & Metra. Showroom open Sat/Sun from 10a-2p at 7577 Lake St.
**STUNNING PENTHOUSE**PRIVATE ELEVATOR**PRIVATE ROOFTOP**New construction single-floor living in River Forest at Lake/Lathrop. A private elevator opens directly into your new home with 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, expansive living room, office niche & view of St. Luke's. A generous 286 SF terrace expands the space - and elevator takes you up to a private 944 SF rooftop deck! Designer kitchen features Wood-Mode cabinetry, integrated Thermador appliances & huge quartz kitchen island for food prep & entertaining. Dining room can be set for 6 daily; expand to 12-14 on holidays. Lives like a single-family home-all on one level without any maintenance hassles. Two parking spaces included. Add'l parking space available ($35k). RF is a new construction condominium building blending traditional design & modern luxury amongst River Forest's rich architectural heritage. Steps from schools, houses of worship, Tennis Club, Keystone Park & Metra. Showroom open daily 10a-2p at 7577 Lake St.
Your search is over. Delightful 2 BR condo in popular River Forest building. Freshly painted in neutral palette. Enjoy tree top views and evening sunsets. The spacious balcony overlooks a well manicured garden. Welcoming entry foyer with tile flooring. Flexible floor plan allows for separate dining room or den/office. Possibility to open kitchen to living area. Huge master bedroom walk-in closets. Creative updates in bathrooms reflect a modern feel. Generous storage throughout plus a storage unit. Heated garage space included. Just a short hop to Metra, grocery store, library, dry cleaners and shops. No showings 11/23-11/30
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