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
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
Rew House. Built in 1898 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 the airy,
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
Majestic Mayo Tudor Revival beauty just blocks from Lake Michigan.Built in 1907,1217 Forest is a very special Evanston Landmark home boasting large,open,flexible spaces.Generously proportioned rooms and an excellent floor plan perfect for gracious entertaining or family living.This architectural gem is loaded w/significant details which include original beamed ceilings,leaded glass windows,pocket doors,built-ins,hdwd flrs,beautiful woodwork and
Talk about a Story Behind a House! Uniquely special, this historic & iconic house was beautifully restored top-to-bottom in 2016. Situated on more than 1/2 an acre, it has every luxury imaginable for extraordinary living & entertaining. A lovely wrap-around porch welcomes all. The original 1880's marble fireplace anchors the sun-filled Living Room with its soaring ceilings & an elegant Dining Room with coffered ceilings & bay
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
Exquisite Queen Anne Landmark Victorian home that has amazing curb appeal with a wrap around broad porch, turrets and lush landscaping. Warm and inviting entry introduces you to beautiful woodwork, inlaid flooring, high ceilings and priceless beveled glass windows on the stairway. High ceilings add to the grandeur. The house sits on a 100X150 lot fully fenced for privacy. Under ground sprinklers. 4 car garage ready for your electric cars,
Exquisite Queen Anne Landmark Victorian home that has amazing curb appeal with a wrap around broad porch, turrets and lush landscaping. Warm and inviting entry introduces you to beautiful woodwork, inlaid flooring, high ceilings and priceless beveled glass windows on the stairway. The house sits on a 100X150 lot fully fenced for privacy. Under ground sprinklers. 4 car garage ready for your electric cars, central air on all floors. Heated fl. in
NEW CONSTRUCTION SINGLE FAMILY ATTACHED HOME! Sophisticated, traditional yet open floor plan perfect for today's lifestyles, in an ideal walk-to-everything location. Exactingly designed by Berns Architecture with quality & thoughtful custom details thru-out. Stunning roomy eat-in kitchen with large island & premium stainless appliances opens to a welcoming, bright FR w/ a gas fireplace and bar w/ beverage center. Walk-out deck
APPROPRIATE COVID-19 PROTOCOLS IN PLACE. NO LIVE-IN FAMILY PRESENT! SAFE TO SHOW! Elegant Victorian on one of Evanston's most desirable streets. Quiet residential area with mature trees on a well-manicured block of elegant homes. All the charm and beauty of a bygone era, with the modern amenities one has come to expect. Large entry foyer, parlour, gracious living room with fireplace and leaded windows. Formal dining room with fireplace,
TURN-KEY 3 FLAT JUST BLOCKS FROM THE LAKE, TRANSPORTATION & SHOPPING! Investors, nearly a 6% CAP RATE at list price. Perfect for live-in-owner. Let tenants pay taxes, expenses & mortgage! Each unit w/similar layout: Front sunroom, Living rm w/original built-ins, decorative fireplace, Large dining rm, eat-in kitchen w/large pantry storage open to family rm & deck overlooking back yard. 3 bedrms, 1 bath. Each has w/1 garage & use
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 July 5th, 2020 at 8:15pm CDT.