River Forest, Illinois, Real Estate

Schools

School District Grade Level Grades
Lincoln Elementary School 90 Elementary P-4
Lincoln Elementary School 156 Elementary P-8
Willard Elementary School 90 Elementary P-4
Lincoln Elementary School 156 Middle P-8
Roosevelt School 90 Middle 5-8
Oak Park and River Forest High School 200 High 9-12
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What's Hot & What Not

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Using the absorption rate, we can determine how long it's taking for homes to sell and which price points are selling the fastest in River Forest, i.e. what's hot and what's not.

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Subdivisions/Buildings

Subdivisions/Buildings Median Price
No Photos 1535 Park
1535 Park is a 20 unit condo building built in 1965. 1535 Park is located in River Forest, Illinois just south of North Avenue.
$168,250
No Photos Ascot Place
Ascot Place is a condominium complex built in the early 1960's. Ascot Place is located in River Forest, Illinois south of North Avenue and west of Harlem Avenue. Read more
$72,600
No Photos Bonnie Brae Terrace
Bonnie Brae Terrace is a condominium building built in 1971. Bonnie Brae Terrace is located in River Forest, Illinois on Bonnie Brae Place 1 block west of Harlem Avenue and north of Greenfield Street. Read more
No Photos Chatterton
Chatterton is a 56 unit condo building built in 1970. Chatterton is located at 407-411 Ashland in River Forest, Illinois.
$190,000
No Photos Dominican Manor
Dominican Manor is a townhouse community built in 1950. Dominican Manor is located in River Forest, Illinois on Harlem Avenue south of Division Street.
$174,000
No Photos Edgewood Place
Edgewood Place is a condominium community built in the 1950's. Edgewood Place is located in River Forest, Illinois at the southeast corner of Lake Street and Edgewood Place. Read more
$115,000
No Photos Great House
Great House is a 58 unit condo building built in the early 1970's. The Great House is located at 415 Franklin in River Forest, Illinois.
$214,250
No Photos Landers House
Landers House is a condominium built in 1980. Landers House is located in River Forest on Harlem between Division & Chicago Rd.
$279,500
No Photos Norway House
Norway House is a condominium built in 1952. Norway House is located in River Forest, Illinois on Monroe Avenue south of North Avenue and west of Harlem Avenue. Read more
$101,000
No Photos Park Place of River Forest
Park Place of River Forest is a condo conversion community. Park Place of River Forest is located in River Forest on the corner of North Ave & Park. Read more
No Photos Priory Pointe
Priory Pointe is a condominium conversion built in the late 1960's. Priory Pointe islocated in River Forest, Illinois on Division west of Harlem.
No Photos River Commons
River Commons is an 18 unit condo building built in the 1990s. River Commons is located at 1 Gale in River Forest, Illinois.
$545,875
No Photos River Forest Garden
River Forest Garden is a condo community built in the late 1930's. River Forest Garden is located in River Forest, Illinois on Oak just west of Harlem and south of Chicago Avenue. Read more
$43,000
No Photos The Alexandrian
The Alexandrian is a condominium community built in 1968. The Alexandrian is located in River Forest, Illinois on Division west of Harlem.
$46,500
No Photos The Promonade
The Promonade is a townhouse community built starting in 2016. The Promonade features 29 low-maintenance townhouses and is located in River Forest, Illinois and the intersection of Forest Avenue and Madison Street. Read more
No Photos The Windsor
The Windsor is a condominium community built in the early 2000's. The Windsor is located in River Forest, Illinois on Lathrop Avenue south of Lake Street.
No Photos Twin Elms
No Photos Vincent Courts
Vincent Courts is a condominium community built in the early 1950's. VIncent Courts is located in River Forest, Illinois south of North Avenue on Ashland Avenue.
$94,500
No Photos William Place
William Place is a 64 unit condo building built in 2001. William Place is located in River Forest, Illinois at 435 William Street.
$242,250
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Metra Stations

Station Line Address
River Forest Union Pacific / West Line (UP-W) 8001 W. Central Avenue View commute

Recent Sales

Date Address Beds Baths Sq. Ft. Year Subdivision Sold
7615 Washington Blvd., River Forest, IL 60305 Oct 15, 2018 7615 Washington Blvd. 4 2 2 1928 $472,500
747 Thatcher Ave., River Forest, IL 60305 Oct 12, 2018 747 Thatcher Ave. 3 2.1 1,700 ft2 2 1942 $500,000
755 William St., River Forest, IL 60305 Oct 10, 2018 755 William St. 4 1.1 2,118 ft2 2 1917 $450,000
1339 Ashland Ave., River Forest, IL 60305 Oct 5, 2018 1339 Ashland Ave. 4 3.1 3,734 ft2 2 1936 $800,000
1302 Jackson Ave., River Forest, IL 60305 Sep 28, 2018 1302 Jackson Ave. 4 3.1 2 1936 $800,000
1541 1/2 Monroe Ave. #GARDEN, River Forest, IL 60305 Sep 28, 2018 1541 1/2 Monroe Ave. #GARDEN 2 1 625 ft2 0 1923 $100,000
633 William St., River Forest, IL 60305 Sep 24, 2018 633 William St. 4 3.1 3,273 ft2 2 1903 $750,000
1446 Bonnie Brae Pl., River Forest, IL 60305 Sep 21, 2018 1446 Bonnie Brae Pl. 5 3.1 3,788 ft2 2.5 1949 $670,000
1306 Jackson Ave., River Forest, IL 60305 Sep 18, 2018 1306 Jackson Ave. 3 2.1 2 1961 $517,500
1 Gale Ave. #4A, River Forest, IL 60305 Sep 17, 2018 1 Gale Ave. #4A 4 5.1 5,135 ft2 4 1991 River Commons $790,000
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Market Trends

River Forest home sales for the month of September rose in volume by 18.2% when compared to last year, while the median sale price rose by 69.6% from $395,000 to $670,000. The number of Single Family homes sales rose by 50%, while the median sale price rose by 46% from $485,000 to $708,000. Condo/townhome sales decreased by 20%, while the median sale price rose by 54.9% from $195,000 to $302,000.

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Nearby Parks

Park Amenities
No Photos Centennial Park
719 Lathrop Avenue
Baseball Diamonds Soccer Fields Softball Fields
No Photos Constitution Park
7715 Greenfield St.
Baseball Diamonds Field Ice Skating Rink Playground Soccer Fields Softball Fields
No Photos Keystone Park
498 Keystone Avenue
Baseball Diamonds Batting Cages Parking Playground Sled Hill Soccer Fields Softball Fields Tennis Courts
No Photos Memorial Parkway
Lake Street west of Monroe Avenue
Bocce Courts
No Photos Washington Commons Park
222 Forest Avenue
Baseball Diamonds Playground Soccer Fields Softball Fields
No Photos Washington Square Park
7901 Washington Blvd.
Field Tennis Courts
No Photos Washington Triangle Park
137 Park Dr.
Field
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