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
Looking for an Urban Oasis, here it is, this home sits on an amazing SW corner lot in Southeast Evanston. It was a three-floor renovation, owners used traditional materials and added modern touches to make this 1885 home feel more contemporary while honoring its historic charm. A 5-bedroom, 4.2 bath home, exceptional millwork, original stained glass, hardwood floors and high ceilings throughout. Gorgeous views from every window. Enter homes
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
This hidden gem is a sanctuary. Built for city style, restored for low maintenance living in historic district with lake views! Next to newly renovated Garden Park and South Beach, within walking distance of Northwestern University. Three unique outdoor living spaces include an expansive roof deck and composite deck off Kitchen/Seating Area with grill and front patio fully landscaped for beauty and privacy. Wonderful natural light and flow
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
Stately landmark home built in 1913 designed by renowned Chicago architect Howard Van Doren Shaw is situated on a huge prime corner lot on one of Evanston's prettiest streets just two blocks from the lake, and a short walk to Main St. shops, restaurants and trains. This three story brick home was first renovated in 2009-2010 with continued improvements: new electric, new plumbing, new bathrooms, new kitchen, new boiler, two new space Pak AC
Look no further! Just two blocks from Lake Michigan and the beautiful Evanston lakefront, 1217 Forest Avenue beckons. This majestic Mayo Tudor Revival beauty, located in the Lake Shore Historic District, has had many major improvements within the past year, including an entire new tile roof, copper gutters and downspouts (in process), completed new "Bluestone" like patio, Space Pac, and more. Throughout the home you will find fabulous
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
Click on the 3D button to take walk around house. Click on Video button for custom drone tour! Ideal home for the times. Spacious, sunlight, Mayo & Mayo architectural masterpiece, modern amenities, one-block to beach, mature flowering garden and large backyard. Enjoy Tesla charger in 2-car garage, multiple quiet rooms for study/work, Peloton rides in sunroom, and ideal 4 mile run/walk loop along beach trail. Take in the cool fresh air from
Estate sale! Rare opportunity to own a large four unit building in east Evanston on the 1200 block of Judson where historic home sales are recently over $1 million. Owned by the same family since 1983, the building has two larger east units featuring 1650 square feet, seven rooms, three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, kitchen with white cabinets and granite countertops, heated sunroom, oak floors, decorative fireplace and built ins, and enclosed
Welcome to this delightfully updated historic landmark Victorian home located on an oversized (54 x 180) lot in the Ridge Historic District. The home renovation began with the exterior in which the siding was stripped, repaired, replaced as needed, repainted, and new exterior insulation was added. The new wraparound front porch with new pillars and wainscoat ceiling was re-built and restored to its original historic architecture per the City of
Designed for today's lifestyle, the open floor plan is perfect for family gatherings as well as entertaining. While the rooms flow together, there is plenty of private space for everyone. The year round sunroom has radiant heated floors and opens onto the screened in front porch. The cozy library has a stained glass window. In addition to the open kitchen family room, the first floor has a media room.Mud room off the back door.Freshly painted
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 September 18th, 2020 at 7:30am CDT.