Explore the Oak Park real estate market by reading our community guide and viewing listings of Oak Park homes for sale below.
If you've always wanted to live in a village full of green spaces and mature trees, then Oak Park real estate is absolutely for you. This lovely residential community is also full of history, and many homes were built as far back as the late 19th century. Single-family homes and condos are most common, but it's possible to find townhomes as well. Families and those looking for life outside the busy city will find themselves in love with Oak Park.
Elegance and Class are the best ways to describe this breathtaking home! This remarkable Tudor style home sits on over half an acre, corner lot situated on a beautiful, quite street just three blocks from the lake! Boasting over 10,000 sq. ft. of luxury, this home features six fireplaces, 10' ft. ceilings, a billiards room, coach house with tenant, three car garage and more. This House of Music has been the venue for several Classical Concerts
This is an exceptional opportunity to live in one of Evanston's most architecturally significant and elegant homes. It has the look of a manor but in a scale perfect for today's lifestyle. Sited on a lot and a half this home boasts beauty inside and out. Created by Earnest Mayo in 1912, this stunning home has all of the classic attributes of the architect's signature style. Beautiful high window lines throughout offer plenty of light in
Opportunity to purchase beautiful lot and architectural drawings for a new construction home with modern and sustainable design beautifully integrated within historic Evanston Lakeshore. Ideal open layout offers main level en suite bedroom, multiple entertaining spaces, open kitchen with energy efficient appliances and 10' ceilings. Second floor features 4 bedrooms, two with en suite baths, laundry room, 9' ceilings and plentiful closet space
Beautiful historic Queen Anne landmark built in 1895. After a fire, a 16-month restoration of the home earned a preservation award. Every detail painstakingly restored based on original drawings for home. Large windows & original wood work preserved and enhanced. Plumbing, electrical, insulation, kitchen & baths all new in 2001. The home has 6 BR, 4 1/2 BA plus a 3 BR income-producing coach house. Highlights include: exterior with hand
One of Evanston's most significant, contemporary homes! This environmentally-conscious home is set on a 100' wide lot overlooking the boulevard section of Michigan Ave., just a few blocks from the beautiful lakefront, Elliot Park. The massive, custom Marvin windows and generous outdoor spaces allow the residents to fully enjoy the eastern exposures, which overlook the tranquil Stockham Place Park. This peaceful location is perfect for easy
Built in 1897 for the Rew family by Wm. Carbys Zimmerman and remodeled by Perkins Chatten and Hammond in 1927 this stately home on 2/3 of an acre in central Evanston has been thoughtfully updated while keeping historic details intact. Sunny, gracious room sizes and volume ceilings throughout all 3 levels. Enter the grand hall with hand cut marble mosaic floors, curved 3 storey staircase and barrel vaulted ceiling. 4 9 ft pocket doors lead to
Stunning updated Victorian with fashionable decorator appointments while preserving the integrity of the period is the hallmark of this amazing home in a premium location. This exceptional home offers plenty of living and entertainment space in a grand style. 2017 kitchen in custom white cabinetry with natural quartzite stone counter tops and large center island, Wolf, Miele, and Subzero appliances, large breakfast area, formal living and
One of a Kind Lavishly Restored Ernest Mayo Evanston Landmark Home. Architectural Details, Charm, Dignity and Character. Spectacular Breathe Taking Foyer and Staircase . This Magnificent Home has Hardwood Floors Throughout. The Restoration of the Highest Quality. It is Overwhelming as you Tour this Custom Design and High End Finishes. The Two Page Home Improvements Showing the Highest Quality and Craftsmanship. The Minute You Enter into the Home
Stunning c. 1919 Mayo & Mayo Lakeshore Historic District landmark home. This architectural masterpiece has been beautifully renovated with unfailing attention to original detail. The minute you enter the enormous elegant entry foyer you know you're someplace special. Lovingly maintained, absolutely immaculate, move-in condition. All 4800+ square feet of this gem have been freshly painted light grey with new transitional style modern lighting
This huge Tudor-Revival 2-flat with a charming coach house situated in the stately Lakeshore Historic District, is truly an A+ Evanston location: close to lake front beaches and parks, Main St. METRA/CTA, Northwestern University, shops, cafes, restaurants and premier schools. With all 3 units fully rented, this solidly built well-maintained majestic building presents an incredible opportunity for owner-occupied home with income or as an
Stunning Victorian in Premier Evanston location! Amazing opportunity to own a just renovated home on one of Evanston's most coveted streets. This light filled home was completely reconfigured for modern living while keeping the vintage charm. Welcoming foyer opens to gracious living room and sun room. Formal dining room with fireplace. Stunning kitchen has coffered ceiling, oversized 9' island, 48" white wood cabinets, quartz countertops
A true gem, this Myron Hunt home in desirable South East Evanston. Gracious foyer and room size in this light filled home. Spectacular vintage details thought out the home with all the modern updates. Leaded glass windows, beautiful hardwood floors, millwork, wainscoting, bead board, pocket door, two wood burning fireplaces. All the rooms are in the right places - grand living room, large dining room, den, family room, gourmet kitchen with
Historical preservation is imperative to Oak Park, and everywhere you go, you will find historical sites and museums. Oak Park homes for sale reflect that as well, as many properties have retained their traditional architecture and large lots. Prices for these amazing homes begin at around $100,000 and go up to more than 2 million dollars.
Living spaces in this lovely village tend to be on the larger side, with some of them being 6,000 square feet or more. The opportunity to purchase historical homes that were built in the 1800s is both unique and exciting; while many renovations have been done throughout much of the village, homes tend to appear as they did one hundred years ago or more.
The Oak Park and River Forest High School is in the most central park of Oak Park and is ideal for families who have high school aged children. The school boasts outstanding teachers and is about 5 minutes away from Willian Beye Elementary, Ridgeland Common Park, and Scoville Park.
Transit options in the Oak Park area are convenient and accessible, and you can easily hop on a bus and head to Concordia University Chicago, River Forest Town Center, West Suburban Hospital Medical Center, and many other places.
Amenities in and around Oak Park
Oak Park has many advantages, one of the main ones being that it's very close to essential amenities such as shopping and dining. It's also remarkably quiet given its size, and residents can often enjoy peaceful moments on their decks and patios just listening to birds and wildlife.
Wonder Works Children’s Museum is one of many museums throughout Oak Park. Playgrounds, educational activities, and clean areas to play and eat are offered, along with field trips, special children’s events, and parties. In addition to this museum, there are many incredible parks for families to visit, which include, but are not limited to:
There are an untold number of historical sites and landmarks in Oak Park, and all of them boast their own unique educational experiences. Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio is one of the most popular, and it offers a spectacular tour of the house and surrounding grounds. For those who love both historical places and books, check out the Oak Park Public Library, which has four floors of books and many fascinating artifacts.
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Listing information last updated on March 8th, 2021 at 2:31am CST.