River Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
72 Properties Found
The median home value in River Forest, IL is $575,000. 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 $575,000. 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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Fantastic Location!! Updated and redesigned River Forest 4 bed 2 bath is steps from everything! This open floor plan has such a beautiful blend of vintage details with todays modern feel- open eat in kitchen with 42 in cabinets, quartz countertops, ss appliances, amazing storage. Enjoy hours of entertaining in this home with custom wood work, built ins, so much light and woodburning fireplace. Two main level oversized bedrooms with great closets and storage, hardwood floors, two second level bedrooms with so much space, 2nd full bath and great office study area. Lower level has updated mechanicals, great recreational room, so much space. Beautiful backyard with stone and paved outdoor area, steps from parks, train, schools, everything!
***No need to wait! your first showing can happen right now! Just click on the 3D MATTERPORT TOUR with floor plans!*** Rarely available townhome in Dominican Manor Condo association! A complete renovation of complex was completed in 2005. This lovely unit features hardwood floors and a charming maple cabinet kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. First floor also features an open living room and dining room along with a ceramic tile powder room. The 2nd floor has an extremely large master bedroom, guest room and a full bath. The basement has a huge finished rec room and large laundry room with tons of storage. Unit has new CA. Association has done extensive work including landscaping, tuckpointing, roof, roof parapet, window seals, gutters, and exterior painting. There are also great reserves. One parking space is included. Very low monthly assessments. Truly a great River Forest deal!
Turn-key and move-in ready! Charming Brick Ranch home in a great location is ready for a new family! Walk to grocery stores, downtown River Forest/Oak Park, River Forest Tennis Club, parks, schools, restaurants.... the list goes on and on. Beautiful curb appeal, professionally landscaped with a brick paver driveway and patio (patio has an electric hookup for a hot tub - hot tub not included with sale). New hardwood floors, freshly painted, crown moldings, and light fixtures throughout. Spacious living room is open to the dining area. Kitchen is bright and cheery, updated with granite counter tops and SS appliances. Office is adjacent to the attached garage and makes a great mudroom. Both bathrooms are updated. Full finished basement has new carpeting and provides an amazing 25x25 entertaining area with a wet bar and game room along with a huge, 25x17, family room. Separate laundry room and plenty of storage available. Fenced dog run with potential to close off fencing in remainder of back yard. Bar refrigerator and whole house generator is included with this sale.
PRICE REDUCTION TO LEAVE MUCH ROOM FOR KITCHEN AND BATH REMODEL. BEAUTIFULLY MAINTAINED HOME SITUATED IN EXCELLENT SCHOOL DISTRICT. WALKING DISTANCE TO GROCERY AND RESTAURANTS. SOLID CONSTRUCTION HAS PROVEN ITS STRENGTH FOR ITS TIME. SLATE ROOF AND OAK FLOORS THROUGHOUT. WALK IN PANTRY IN THE KITCHEN. SOLID WOOD DOORS THROUGHOUT. WALK IN CLOSET IN MASTER. WALK OUT BALCONY IN FIRST BEDROOM. NEW TOILETS AND SINKS ALL AROUND. RELAXING 10X10 PORCH WITH DINING ROOM ENTRANCE NOT SHOWN, CURRENTLY USED AS STORAGE. SHED FOR EXTRA STORAGE IN YARD. FINISHED ATTIC WITH KNOTTY PINE WALLS AND VINYL FLOORING. FINISHED BASEMENT, CURRENTLY USED AS STORAGE ALSO.
Best Natural Light, 3 Full Exposures + a Yard! This is the model. Many Bays with Tree-Top Views, Grass/Yard Surround, Largest Floorplan Upgraded Everywhere. Hardwood Floors Throughout, Recessed Lighting, Premier Finishes and Details. Separate Dining Room, Living Room with Fireplace and Entertainer's Kitchen and Deck for Grilling. First Floor Family Room/Office or 4th Bedroom, perfect for related living or au pair. Private Entrance and Great Flow from room to room. Large 2 Car Garage. Fantastic Location, Walk Around Some of the Most Beautiful Homes in the Midwest, Minutes to the Blue Line Train, Madison Restaurants, Downtown River Forest and Downtown Oak Park; Wonderful Living!
Great one bedroom condo in River Forest overlooks a beautiful courtyard complex. Walkability score is off the charts! Located within a few blocks from parks, commuter trains, grocery stores, retail shopping and restaurants. Why rent when you can own in River Forest!
$1,299,000 544 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!
Walker's Paradise to all the conveniences of downtown Oak Park and River Forest with a 90 Walk Score!! This sprawling five-bedroom, five-bath home is perfect for today's living. Almost 3900 square feet on the first two floors plus a fully finished basement. There's plenty of room to LIVE (with a FIRST FLOOR FULL BEDROOM AND BATH), WORK (a private home office(s)), and PLAY in the private fenced yard. The open main level flows well for entertaining, too, while fully wired for sound. The beautiful eat-in kitchen features a reverse osmosis water filter system, Taj Mahal quartzite countertops, tile backsplash, and stainless steel appliances with a commercial-grade stove and hood. The ENORMOUS FINISHED BASEMENT has beautiful marble flooring throughout and a full bath. Plenty of room for everyone on the second floor with four oversized bedrooms (including the ensuite primary bedroom with cathedral ceilings), three full baths, a convenient laundry room, and a huge office/bonus room. Additional highlights - ATTACHED TWO-CAR GARAGE, and a large, private fenced yard with patio. An ideal home for multi-generational family living and hosting out of town friends and family. Just steps from the Metra, Green Line, shopping, and restaurants. Award-winning River Forest schools, too!
This is truly a great opportunity to purchase a well-designed ranch home in the heart of River Forest. The main floor features a cozy living room/family room with picture windows, a gas fire place and which opens to the a lovely patio. The spacious eat-in kitchen features all stainless appliances and booth-style breakfast seating. The dining room features picture window looking out to the back yard. The front room features lots of lights, big picture windows and a gorgeous French door. It can be used as living room, office or bedroom. An exciting feature of this home is the basement which has a sauna, kitchen, a huge family activities space, and a guest bedroom, as well. A large ball pit for children can stay with the home. Very walkable to local elementary school, middle school, parks, library, Metra and all that downtown River Forest offers!
$1,699,000 801 PARK Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
IMAGINE YOUR MODERN DREAM HOME CENTRALLY LOCATED. AMAZING CONTEMPORARY CORNER LOT WITH FENCED IN YARD, SPORT COURT, BRICK PAVERS, AND MUCH ENTERTAINMENT SPACE OR OUTDOOR LEISURE AREAS. DESIGNER TOUCHES THROUGHOUT THIS HOME. BEAUTIFUL LIVING ROOM WITH FIREPLACE. SEPARATE DINING ROOM FOR YOUR GUESTS. THE KITCHEN WITH LARGE ISLAND, AMPLE COUNTER SPACE AND STORAGE, HIGH-END STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES AND OPEN FLOOR PLAN TO THE FAMILY ROOM AND VIEWS TO THE BACK YARD. FIRST FLOOR EN-SUITE BEDROOM. SIX BEDROOM, SIX AND ONE HALF BATHROOMS CAN BE INVITING FOR YOUR FAMILY VISITS. SECOND FLOOR HAS A VERY LARGE PRIMARY ENSUITE, HIS AND HER WALK-IN CLOSETS AS WELL AS OTHER ENSUITE BEDROOMS. FAMILY ROOM/BALLROOM. WALK UP A FEW STEPS TO THE THIRD LEVEL AND ENJOY THE LADIES RETREAT! LOWER LEVEL BOASTS MOVIE THEATRE, ENGLISH PUB, EXERCISE ROOM, PLAY ROOM AND PLENTY OF STORAGE. THE THREE CAR ATTACHED GARAGE WITH BRICK PAVER DRIVEWAY GIVES YOU PLENTY OF PARKING SPACE FOR ALL YOUR CARS. PROFESSIONALLY LANDSCAPED. ACTIVE SUBURBAN NEIGHBORHOOD MINUTES FROM DOWNTOWN, AND WALKING DISTANCE TO SCHOOLS, METRA AND PLAYGROUNDS. SO MUCH MORE TO SEE..WHAT MORE COULD YOU WANT?
Special Bonus...the seller is offering a closing cost incentive with a reasonable offer and good faith home inspection!! There is everything to love about this updated gorgeous home located on a desirable block in central River Forest that's walking distance to transportation, schools, fabulous parks and an easy ride to both airports. Meticulously cared for, this home has it all! Take notice of the 4 bedrooms, 2.1 bathrooms, eat-in kitchen, first floor area that's ideal for a family room, hardwood floors throughout, sunroom and deck overlooking the well maintained lawn. As you enter the home you are greeted by the warm and inviting foyer with original coved moldings opening to a spacious sun filled living room with wood burning fireplace. The dining room is spacious and perfect for entertaining large dinner parties. The dream kitchen features high-end appliances, granite countertops, 2 ovens, breakfast bar and tons of cabinet space. The master suite is huge with a wall of closets and upgraded marble tiled bathroom. There's a big bonus! The oversized finished basement features a home office, recreation room, a sunny family area, drain tile system and amazing storage. Your first showing will begin by viewing the virtual video tour. Come see for yourself and make this your new home!
$1,374,900 306 Gale Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Beautiful River Forest home recently completed gut renovation. 4 story 2400 s.f. addition, full gut rehab on existing home, new plumbing, electric, HVAC, chefs kitchen. Recently added 5th bed and full bath on 3rd floor. Over 5000 s.f. of updated living space. Great yard, carport, 2 car garage with alley access. Highly coveted Gale Avenue, Metra station at the end of the street. Keystone park and Lincoln School are 5 block walk. 1st Floor: Traditional Front Porch with trex decking and rails, Marble foyer with new stair make for beautiful entryway, restored Living Rm with modernized fireplace, Formal Dining Rm with original 100+ year old restored and modernized Built-ins, Dream Kitchen with Custom Cabinets, Quartz Counters, SS Appliances. Breakfast Area, opens to Family/Great Rm with WB Fireplace, inviting Sun Rm opens to Deck & large Fenced Yard. Plus Mud Room with 1st floor w/d off of carport, work from home 1st floor Office & Powder Rm. 2nd Floor: Master Suite with 2 Walk-in Closets, Fireplace & luxury carrara Marble Master bath with separate shower, soaking tub. 3 additional Bedrms with double sink Hall Bathrm. 2nd Floor Laundry room. 3rd Floor: Fantastic Play Rm! Custom built in castle with 4 beds, separate en suite 5th bedroom with new custom bath! Man Cave Basement: New Finished 9 ft Deep Basement with full bath and huge family room. New Electric, Plumbing, Sprinkler System, HVAC, Hardie Siding, Roof, Updated Amana HVAC units, Better than New. Enjoy
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.
This is a very spacious one bedroom unit in one of the most convenient location in River Forest. It steps away from grocery stores, restaurants, coffee shops, parks, public transportations and all downtown River Forest and Oak Park offer. Enjoy all that this home offers in this wonderful community and with top rated schools.
$1,599,000 815 Jackson Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Stately and completely updated lovely brick Colonial located in the center of River Forest. Grand entrance opens to elegant living room with beautiful fireplace, sunroom and spacious formal dining room perfect for celebrating the holidays. Expertly designed gourmet kitchen includes large island with custom storage including docking station for electronics, cozy breakfast nook, mudroom and heated floors. Beautiful family room with gorgeous views of the perfectly landscaped 100 x 185 lot. 2nd floor boasts 5 bedrooms, 3 baths including MBR suite with large walk-in closet, spa-like bath, heated floors and private balcony. Looking for space to work from home? This home has it! 3rd floor has 3 charming bedrooms, 1 full bath and an exercise studio. Large basement with rec room, wood paneled office, wine cellar, laundry and plenty of storage. Short walk to schools, trains, parks, restaurants, Oak Park boutiques and grocery stores.
Located on a picturesque River Forest block, this stately 5 bedroom, 3.2 bath is the family home you've been waiting for. Four floors of living with two finished family rooms, a large study and three fireplaces. Large sun-drenched rooms with elegant cove molding and windows. Breakfast room off kitchen can easily be renovated to create large eat-in kitchen. Attached, heated two car garage. Beautiful in ground outdoor pool, spa and gazebo for fun-filled family time and entertaining. Walking distance to local elementary schools. This elegant home is waiting for you!
Bright & Spacious Renovated Prairie Style Home On Highly Desirable/Historic Block OF William St. Home Was Fully Renovated In 2019 Including Newer Plumbing, Energy Efficient Windows, Electrical, HVAC W/Nest Smart Thermostat & Ring Video Doorbell!! This Home Has All The Modern Touches That The Most Discerning Buyer Will Love! Including A Beautiful Large Open Concept Kitchen With Expansive Island, Large 42" White Cabinets, Beautiful White Quartz Countertops, And Newer Stainless Steel Appliances. Beautiful Dark Stained Oak Hardwood Floors Run Throughout Most Of The House. The Upstairs Features Hardwood Floors, 3 Large Bedrooms Including A Spacious Master With Ensuite. The Two Additional Bedrooms Feature A Jack & Jill Bath! Basement Features A Spacious Bedroom With Attached Bathroom, Large Family Room, Newer Carpet & Plush Padding And Large Laundry Room With Newer Washer & Dryer!! Backyard Features Large Deck Off Kitchen, Beautiful Vegetable & Flower Gardens And Spacious Backyard! Property Is Steps From Shopping, Restaurants, Schools & Transportation!!
$1,195,000 1531 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Fall in love with this amazing, meticulously maintained, custom 5bd/4bth home located in the heart of River Forest! An entertainer's dream home, that includes amazing finishes throughout! Imported European staircase and 2 story foyer as you enter the home. Stunning Brazilian cherry hardwood floors throughout on both levels. Main floor features an open concept with large living room area, fireplace (1 of 4 fireplaces) and abundance of natural light through the many windows. A spacious kitchen with lots of counter space, an additional rinsing sink, and a custom glass showcase shelving built into the massive island that seats 6! Working from home? You will enjoy this large office with a fireplace and custom built in cabinets. Additionally on the main floor is a movie theater room that seats 11 with a seven channel surround sound system. A first floor guest bedroom with a full bath is convenient for visitors. On the lowest level you'll find the 3000 bottle wine cellar that has its own climate controlled cooling system! Additionally a crawl space features all new electric and plumbing. The top floor was added in 2005 which includes four large bedrooms with 9 foot ceilings. All bathrooms have custom glass doors - must see in person! Laundry is conveniently located on the second floor. Attached 2 car garage with lots of storage, and enormous backyard lot with paver patio, built in grill, and shed. There are two AC units - dual zoned - multiple thermostats for independent climate controlled temperatures per floor. AND MORE! This home has desirable schools and walking distance to park! Come see it today!
$1,650,000 1046 Franklin Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Positioned beautifully on a stately corner lot, the Buurma built BUHRKE HOUSE, combines Tudor revival & chateau style architecture 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, impeccable attention to detail and care found in this home along with landscaped grounds.Fabulous in ground pool and patios are 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. Stunning kitchen has Viking, Sub-Zero and Fischer Paykel appliances, custom cabinetry and beautiful lighting. Offering 5 bedrooms and 4 full bathrooms on the second floor, graciously accommodating family and guests. A full finished basement with sauna, recreation & game room, 2nd kitchen & bath. Sooo much to see in this fabulous home...
LOVELY CENTER COLONIAL ENTRANCE FOUND IN WALKABLE RIVER FOREST LOCATION OFFERS WONDERFUL SPACE FOR FAMILY AND FRIENDS. DEEP LOT WITH LARGE DECK FOR YOUR OUTDOOR ENTERTAINMENT. ORIGINAL DETAILS THROUGHOUT THIS HOME. LARGE LIVING ROOM, SUNNY SITTING ROOM AND SEPARATE DINING ROOM ALL WITH HARDWOOD FLOORS. THE WONDERFUL UPDATED KITCHEN HAS TOP QUALITY STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES THAT LEADS TO THE FAMILY ROOM. THREE NICE SIZE BEDROOMS ALONG WITH A TANDEM ROOM FOR OFFICE OR NURSERY. A BATHROOM ON EVERY LEVEL. THE FULL FINISHED BASEMENT OFFERS A RECREATION ROOM, OFFICE/BEDROOM, AND LAUNDRY ROOM ALONG WITH PLENTY OF STORAGE. 2 CAR GARAGE AND PLENTY OF OUT DOOR PARKING SPACE. MAKE SOME MEMORIES IN THIS GREAT HOME!
This completely renovated home is everything you are looking for! Situated in River Forest's OPRF School District, this four bedroom, two and two-half bath home was meticulously redesigned in 2018. The entrance of the home is welcoming with a bluestone walkway, wood front door, gas lamps, new windows and fresh tuck-pointing. The first floor boasts an expansive living room with hardwood flooring, marble gas fireplace and French double doors to the patio. Open to the living room and kitchen, the dining room features a wallpaper accent wall and another set of French double doors! The redesigned kitchen has high-end OMEGA cabinets, marble counters, Thermador appliances and more! The first floor also has a beautiful powder room and an office space with hardwood flooring and custom built-ins. The upstairs' floor plan offers four bedrooms in addition to another office space with a modern shiplap accent wall. The master suite has a blue wallpaper accent wall, double door Juliet balconies and a master bath with a double sink vanity, glass multi-jet standing shower and separate soaking tub! The lower level has a family room with a gas burning fireplace and stone mantel, partial kitchen and wet bar and half bath. The professionally landscaped backyard and bluestone patio are perfect for entertaining! Walking distance to Willard Elementary and Constitution park.
MOVE-IN READY to a most desirable building at an affordable price! Unit can be sold Fully Furnished at NO extra cost! Don't wait to check out this open concept, spacious 1 bedroom unit on third floor in Elevator building. Oak parquet flooring and newer windows. Bright unit with western exposure. Beautiful tree-filled grounds, strong association. Convenient coin laundry and large secured storage room in the building. Walking distance to public transportation, shopping, restaurants, Trader Joes, Starbucks and downtown Oak Park. Parking available during day time. New owners can go on waiting list for parking. You are only responsible for your electric bill, your assessment fee covers your other major utilities - Heat, Water, and Gas. This is a MUST see unit! It will WELCOME you home everyday! Property being sold AS-IS.
Great location in the heart of River Forest. Near to the new Lake and Lathrop development, this is close to all of the amenities that River Forest has to offer. The building provides good income for the investor or an excellent opportunity for a family with additional income from rental units. Zoning is C-3 (Central Commercial) which allows for a wide variety of additional uses or construction. Property has First and Second floor units that have been modernized along with a basement Studio unit. Second floor is duplexed to a finished attic allowing lots of additional living space. This is a property that needs to be seen to be appreciated.
$1,199,900 1138 Park Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
Now featured In River Forest is this beautiful Brick Manor Home with over 5,200 square ft of living space. Features 5 en-suite bedrooms, and a total of 6.2 bathrooms. Main level offers an amazing expansive great room with 14ft ceilings, accompanied by the kitchen, both overlooking a beautiful yard with an in ground pool. The property sits on a large 67x218 lot w/ an attached 3 car garage. Additional features include: finished attic space for recreation room, or office, finished basement, & so much more. Whether Relocating from Chicago or across town, get scheduled for your private tour. Also please view exterior video link, more photos will be uploaded soon!
$1,100,000 1022 Park Avenue River Forest, IL 60305
This Tallmadge and Watson brick home sits on a large 80'x218' lot and is situated on one of the most beautiful blocks in River Forest. An inviting foyer with marble flooring open to a large First floor Living Room, Dining Room & Sun Room, with an abundance of windows and natural lighting, Family Room, Rec Room, Kitchen and 1/2 Bath. Refinished hardwood floors. 2nd Floor Master Suite and an additional 3 Bedrooms and 2 Full Bathrooms. Refinished Hardwood throughout.
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