Laurie Christofano

189 S. Oak Park Ave.
Oak Park, IL 60302

Welcome to your dream home search in Chicagoland! Whether you're looking for a starter home or your forever home, I've got you covered. As a professional Realtor with 16+ years of experience, I bring the hustle and grind without any of the pretentiousness. Over the years, I have developed a deep knowledge of the local real estate market and am committed to delivering exceptional service and unparalleled expertise to every client I work with.

I believe that buying or selling a home is a relationship business, first and foremost. That's why I'm focused on getting to know you personally, understanding your needs, and providing expert guidance every step of the way. No canned sales pitches or flashy gimmicks here, just personalized service that gets results.

Whether you're just starting out or looking to upgrade to your forever home, I'll help you navigate the market with ease. I know Chicagoland inside and out, and I'll work tirelessly to find the perfect home for you. And if you're selling your current property, I'll use my expertise to help you get top dollar for your investment.

For Home Buyers:

Are you looking to buy a home in Oak Park or the Chicago suburbs? As a local Top Agent Network member, I can offer you the expertise you need to find the perfect home for your needs. Whether you are a first-time homebuyer, relocating to the area, or looking for a luxury property, I can provide you with the specialized services you need to make your home buying journey a success.

As a trusted Realtor, I frequently have access to off-market and pre-market homes and can negotiate on your behalf to ensure that you get the best deal possible. I understand that buying a home can be overwhelming, which is why I take the time to listen to your needs and provide personalized solutions that fit your unique situation. From finding the right property to closing the deal, I will be with you every step of the way.

So, let's get started on your dream home search! Contact me today to learn more about my professional real estate hustle and personalized service. Together, we'll find the perfect home that fits your needs and your budget.

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Are you looking to sell your home in Oak Park or the Chicago suburbs? As a seasoned real estate agent, I can provide you with the knowledge and experience you need to get your home sold quickly and for top dollar. I understand that selling a home can be stressful, which is why I offer specialized services to help you navigate the process with ease.

From pricing your home correctly to staging and marketing it effectively, I will work with you to ensure that your home sells as quickly as possible. With access to a network of potential buyers and a deep understanding of the local market, I can provide you with the expertise you need to get the best possible price for your property.

No matter what your real estate needs are, I am here to help. Contact me today to learn more about my services and how I can assist you in your real estate journey.

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Latest Oak Park Area Homes For Sale

1 Beds 1 Baths 11940763 MLS NEW Status
Fabulously updated with high-quality finishes and many custom features! This ready-to-move-right-in condo checks the boxes: Large room sizes, vintage charm and NEW updates, secure parking included, and in-unit washer/dryer (full size!) in a great central location between the Green and Blue line trains. The details - NEW wide-plank oak hardwood floors (reinforced and not squeeky!), 2 new unit doors, new walnut trim, pocket doors, and custom bay window seat with cabinets and pull outs for printers (outlets accessible within the cabinetry). New lighting by West Elm and Rejuvenation. Bathroom was rehabbed in 2018 and includes a TOTO toilet, Robern medicine cabinet (with defogging mirror + outlets inside) and Sibilla S pendant light by Leucos. Newer stacked LG washer and dryer and stainless kitchen appliances, plus a counter-top ice maker. You will be amazed by the larger room sizes. The living and dining room have ample space for multiple seating areas and home office options plus custom top-down, bottom-up shades, great closet space with Elfa systems in place + a linen cabinet hidden behind a book shelf door! All this in a beautiful courtyard building with parking in the rear courtyard right at the bottom of your back stairs (space PU2) & secured with a remote-operated gate. So rare! A short block to the new Community Recreation Center (CRC) - Wowza! Get ready to live your best life in this Oak Park beauty.

241 Washington Boulevard Unit #2B, Oak Park

4 Beds 3 Baths 11921356 MLS NEW Status
. Welcome home to this charming ranch-style residence located in the desirable community of Brookfield. With its spacious interior, (waaaay bigger than it looks from the outside) Almost 2500 square feet of living space numerous updates, and convenient location, this property offers the perfect blend of comfort and convenience. Step inside and be greeted by hardwood floors in your living space, dining room, and hallway. An additional large family room, complete with a cozy wood-burning fireplace - the ideal spot for gathering with loved ones on chilly evenings. The open floor plan seamlessly flows into the dining room, creating a welcoming space for entertaining guests. Boasting four bedrooms and two and a half baths, this home provides ample space for the entire family. The master bedroom is generously sized and features an ensuite bathroom, ensuring privacy and relaxation. Hardwood floors adorn the living room, dining room, and hallway, and 3 of the bedrooms! adding a touch of elegance to the home's interior. Solid wood doors throughout! The basement has been updated with all new mechanicals, offering additional storage space or the potential for a creative transformation into a home gym or play area. Freshly painted walls throughout the home create a bright and inviting atmosphere. Step outside into the expansive backyard, perfect for outdoor activities and gatherings. The two and a half car garage provides ample space for parking and storage. Conveniently located near major highways, shopping centers, and the renowned Brookfield Zoo, this property offers easy access to a variety of amenities. Whether you're looking to explore the vibrant city life or enjoy the tranquility of nature, this home is ideally situated to meet all your needs. Don't miss the opportunity to make this beautiful Brookfield residence your own. Schedule a showing today and experience the charm and convenience this home has to offer. selling "AS-IS" not because there are issues, only because their kids are selling their parents home. $1000 credit will be offered at closing towards refinishing hardwood floors. (the dark spot on hardwood floors is from a plant that used to sit there)

4130 Oak Avenue, Brookfield

3 Beds 2 Baths 11939058 MLS NEW Status
Charming Bungalow with Modern Comforts and Excellent Location . Welcome to this delightful bungalow, where classic charm meets contemporary living. Step inside to discover gleaming hardwood floors and natural oak trim, which create a warm, inviting ambiance. Fresh paint and an updated kitchen with a walk-in pantry infuse modern elegance into this cozy space. . The home thoughtfully accommodates a variety of needs with three sizable bedrooms on the main level, each radiating comfort and tranquility. In the basement, find a legal bedroom that offers flexible space - perfect as a peaceful retreat, guest room, or an efficient home office. The full finished basement is a highlight, providing ample room for entertainment, play, or additional living space, complete with a convenient second full bath. Upgrades like a new furnace, air conditioning, and windows ensure this home is not only beautiful but also energy-efficient and comfortable year-round. The home also has a full unfinished attic for storage or future expansion. Nestled in a family-friendly neighborhood, the home's location is ideal, close to top-rated schools, lush parks, and the community pool. The proximity to the Blue Line simplifies commutes and provides easy access to downtown's vibrant offerings. More than just a house, this bungalow is a haven designed for a modern lifestyle. It combines suburban tranquility with the advantages of urban living. Embrace the joy of a home that caters to all aspects of life, set in a lively, welcoming community.

926 Thomas Avenue, Forest Park

2 Beds 1 Baths 11939249 MLS NEW Status
Welcome home to a solid and very well-maintained, all brick ranch home in a purely residential and quiet neighborhood, and in close proximity to it all! This home is a perfect for those who are looking to downsize, for first-time homebuyers and for those seeking an alternative to condominium living. It is a true, move-in ready home! Walk into a freshly painted home - one that is accentuated by a spacious living room with its gleaming, real hardwood oak flooring and with its generously sized windows for that natural, crisp sunlight! Then, head to an adorable, cute and quaint kitchen with new, white Shaker style cabinets, pristine quartz countertops chased up with subway backsplash tiles, a new stainless steel appliance set, and a new stackable washer-and-dryer and a new hot water tank resting on a new epoxy flooring. Enjoy meals with family and friends in your breakfast nook - just in front of your bay window - and daydream as you look outside. Both bedrooms are spacious with ample closet space, too! The east facing bedroom also features a door leading to the rear yard for added functionality. The west facing bedroom has a super exciting layout with a formal bedroom area and an additional room that can be used as an office, a workout area, a play room or a reading/sitting room! Also enjoy a full bathroom nestled between these two bedrooms, which is nearly fully remodeled as well. And. It is close to it all: an amazing new real estate development down the block, Walgreens, Ross, Binny's, famous D'Agostino's Pizza, Rosemont Outlet Mall, O'Hare Airport, Kennedy Expressway, River's Casino, Mariano's, Jewel, Butera, the Blue Line and so much more! This is an as-is, where-is sale. Conventional, FHA and VA OK; the Sellers will make any FHA/VA lender required repairs within reason. Show and sell. A 10!

7929 W Barry Avenue, Elmwood Park

5 Beds 4 Baths 11932277 MLS ACTIVE Status
This is one of Oak Park's finest homes, blending Colonial and Prairie style architectural elements with modern updates throughout 5,000+ finished square feet. A few of the many design details include the hipped clay tile roof, vintage woodwork, leaded glass, angular windows and gables. This is the perfect home for those who like to entertain, with a main level of 1,700 SF that incudes an expansive living room with fireplace, dining room, updated kitchen with walk-in pantry, breakfast room and sitting room/office. The kitchen includes stainless steel appliances with butcher block counters and opens to the breakfast room with impressive 9' x 5' quartz-topped island. The second level includes four spacious bedrooms, each with generous storage. Two of these bedrooms are adjacent to a tandem room/sleeping porch and private balcony. The third level has the primary bedroom with updated ensuite bath, a 13' x 6' walk-in closet and additional 13' x 6' private office (perfect for a nursery or additional closet). The renovated lower level has a finished family room, updated half-bath and large laundry room. Outside, the fenced backyard creates a private oasis for enjoying the outdoors. The architectural elements continue on the detached 2-car garage. This charming, tree-lined neighborhood is only two blocks to the Harrison Arts District (with galleries, festivals, cafes, dining and shopping!), two blocks to Longfellow Elementary, and .5 mile to Julian Middle School. It is also central to public transportation and interstates. As one of architect J. J. Cerny's finest projects, 700 South Lombard Avenue is an outstanding residence in the heart of charming Oak Park.

700 S Lombard Avenue, Oak Park

3 Beds 3 Baths 11930159 MLS ACTIVE Status
Location! Size! Condition! This like-new townhome in the highly desirable Regency Club is the epitome of stylish, in-town living. Four levels of fabulous with tons of light; open floor plan; 3 huge bedrooms including a beautiful primary suite; 2.5 well appointed baths; large bonus room; attached 2 car garage and a 2 private outdoor areas (both updated with new decking). Main floor features living room/dining room combo with fireplace; bright, open kitchen with tons of cabinets, tons of counter space and center island plus gorgeous brand new appliances; half bath; and sliding doors to a terrace for grilling! The bonus room on lower level - perfect as an office, exercise room, tv room, game room - has new flooring, high ceilings, fresh paint and plenty of light. Second floor features 2 super sized bedrooms with high ceilings, fresh paint and tons of light; a full bath with separate tub and WC; and laundry area. The primary suite on the third level is spectacular with vaulted ceilings, tall windows, new ceiling fans, a wall of custom closets and full bath with separate shower and whirlpool tub. Pretty French doors and a hallway separate this suite from the spacious deck that's been upgraded with new Trex Deck flooring and privacy wall. Parking is no problem, along with the owned, attached 2 car garage there are shared guest parking spots available onsite. This home is flawlessly maintained and in impeccable condition. Zoned heating/cooling with new AC unit. Lots of custom cabinets. New lighting and ceiling fans. And, yes, the decking (worth repeating!). This LOCATION can't be beat. Right in the heart of Oak Park's downtown with restaurants, shops, coffee shops, Target, Trader Joes, gyms/studios and everything you need just steps away. Same with public transportation, schools and parks. So, keep the car in the garage and enjoy this rare gem.

174 N Marion Street, Oak Park

5 Beds 4 Baths 11937035 MLS ACTIVE Status
TALK ABOUT MOTIVATED SELLER!!! THIS PROPERTY APPRAISED FOR $535K but the buyer's financing fell thru! Welcome to an extraordinary property, where artistry meets functionality, creating a true masterpiece. Situated in the enchanting town of Berwyn, a hidden gem in the heart of the Midwest that seamlessly combines luxury with affordability, thanks to its remarkably low taxes. Prepare to be amazed by this MASSIVE five-bedroom, 3.5 bath home - that's more than just a house; it's your family's sanctuary. Picture the convenience of strolling your children to the nearby Elementary School and playground, just steps from your doorstep. Upon entering, you'll be enveloped by an open living space where the warm, inviting wood floors flow seamlessly, inviting you to explore further. But there's even more to discover - a fully finished basement, a canvas of endless possibilities, from a family entertainment hub to your own private retreat. Now, here's the exciting part - the motivated seller eagerly anticipates your offer. This is the opportunity you've been waiting for, so don't let it slip through your fingers. But here's what truly sets this property apart. The house has been 100% rebuilt, with only the foundation retained to save you money on property taxes. The builder spared no expense, resulting in a one-of-a-kind opportunity. Everything in this home is brand new thanks to the extensive renovations. It boasts a new roof, new electrical, new plumbing, new HVAC with central air throughout, new windows, a new water service, and even a brand new waterproofed basement with drain tiles, an absorption pad, sump-pump and 100% water-proof flooring. This home features high ceilings on all three levels, beautifully designed canned lighting, an abundance of natural sunlight streaming through large windows, and three spacious bedrooms with ample closet space on the second floor. A great convenience for families with young children who prefer to room on the same level. The oversized main bedroom offers the loveliest spa-inspired ensuite bathroom, your personal oasis after a busy day. Unwind in pure luxury with a freestanding tub and a separate shower, complete with a soothing rainfall shower head and rejuvenating body sprays. The ambiance is elevated by the elegant white polished italian tile, setting the stage for a serene and luxurious escape that's exclusively yours. The basement has been transformed to offer 9-foot ceilings and holds one full bathroom, while the first floor boasts towering 12-foot ceilings and offers two bedrooms and a full bathroom. An amazing feature for families who need a bedroom and an office on the main level. The gourmet kitchen, complete with a 7-foot island overlooking the dining room, features 42-inch custom, soft-closing all-white cabinets, a stainless steel range hood, top-of-the-line appliances, stunning quartz countertops and an Italian tile backsplash, offering plenty of counter space and ample storage. Nestled in a serene and highly sought-after neighborhood, this home is conveniently located near local dining, shopping, schools, highways, and just a short distance to the Metra station. Don't miss the chance to explore this remarkable property, where every detail has been meticulously considered. Experience firsthand the enchantment of a property carefully crafted for your family's future enjoyment.

3626 East Avenue, Berwyn

5 Beds 5 Baths 11919756 MLS ACTIVE Status
One of Riverside residents' favorite homes, showcased in the 2012 -Frederick Law Olmsted Housewalk, as well as included in the 2023 Only in Your State feature for Riverside, Illinois. 6 generous sized bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. Interior and exterior meticulously updated and maintained by current owners. Brick and stone exterior with second floor cedar shake dormers and gables. Home addition, new roof and windows in 2009, and original window replacement in 2015. New, grand, semi-circle stone front entry stairs. Large main entry foyer and built-in window seat. Mudroom with floor-to-ceiling storage and slate floor accessible from both the garage entry and side entry door. Master bedroom suite includes vaulted ceiling, dormered sitting area, office / den area, full master bath, and two walk-in closets. Second floor laundry room with new washer. Updated kitchen with quartzite tops, Wolf range, Liebherr refrigerator/freezer, Asko dishwasher, and walk-in pantry. Dining Room with built-in corner cabinets and custom millwork feature wall. Living room with vaulted two-story ceiling. 2 fireplaces (1 wood burning and 1 gas). Finished and newly updated basement billiard room with custom millwork and integrated drink rail. Sub-basement music room professionally designed with feature walls, zoned lighting, custom millwork, sliding barn door, RH window treatments, and 8'-8" ceiling height. Oversized 2 car garage with floor to ceiling built-in storage. Private screened-in porch with access from kitchen and family room. 450 SF patio with masonry seat wall and direct access from screen porch and living room. Professionally landscaped yard. Low taxes! Nothing to do, but move in! Come see this Riverside stunner!

352 Addison Road, Riverside

3 Beds 2 Baths 11936856 MLS ACTIVE Status Soho BLDG.
Location, location, location! Highly desirable 3 bedroom in the heart of historic Oak Park. Not only is this a stunning unit, it is in a building that is only 14 years young which is unique for Oak Park. This custom condo combined the original plan of two units, creating a one of a kind 3 bedroom. Perfect throughout with every finished space creatively crafted for maximum use. The space is designed to have the sun beaming into the unit with the floor-to-ceiling windows throughout, plus the 9' ceilings throughout add to the charm. Featuring an entertainers space with the open floor plan and an ideal, large kitchen including the spacious island with counter seating, endless storage opportunities, and an eat in kitchen space for all to gather around. The private master en-suite on the opposite side of the unit than the rest of the bedrooms, features a walk-in shower with dual vanities and a large walk-in closet. The other two bedrooms or one bedroom and one private office, perfect for working from home, share the other full bath on the opposite end of the unit. Ideal in unit laundry for endless loads of laundry. Two wonderful outdoor spaces to step out onto and spend quality time outdoors in the summer months. An indoor heated garage space with the option to rent an additional space, all walkable to charming downtown Oak Park. LOW taxes for any of the newer high-rise buildings in Oak Park! Take advantage of everything Oak Park and this ideal location have to offer. Steps to the Metro and the CTA Green Line, restaurants, library, shops, award winning schools, park, movie theaters, the farmers market, and more.

1005 South Boulevard Unit #203, Oak Park

4 Beds 2 Baths 11934024 MLS PRICE CHANGE Status
Nestled in the charming community of Berwyn, this spacious 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom Bungalow offers a perfect blend of comfort and functionality. The exterior exudes curb appeal with its well-maintained landscaping and inviting facade. Stepping inside, you'll discover a thoughtfully designed interior with ample living space. The main floor features a welcoming foyer that leads to a bright living room with views of the formal dining room, ideal for gatherings or relaxation. The adjacent kitchen boasts modern appliances, ample cabinet space, and a breakfast room with new bench seating with storage which provides a perfect setting for casual shared meals. The main level also includes a full bathroom, three bedrooms, which are versatile, accommodating various needs such as guest rooms, main level home offices, or playrooms. On the second level there is an office or sitting room off the fourth bedroom which is currently being used as the primary bedroom. The bright basement is the fun zone. The large family room is great for movie night with a bar area, full bathroom, and storage. Down the hall from the family room is a large laundry rooms with tons of possibilities for additional storage, perfect for a craft nook or a workout space. Don't forget the large bonus room currently being used as the playroom. A highlight of this property is its outdoor space, which includes a well-manicured fence backyard perfect for entertaining, gardening, or simply enjoying the outdoors on the private patio next to the 2-car garage or on the new deck. Additionally, the home is conveniently located near amenities such as schools, parks, and shopping centers, restaurants, making it an ideal residence for local adventures. With its blend of modern amenities and classic charm, this 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom home in Berwyn offers a comfortable and welcoming retreat for those seeking a spacious and well-appointed living space in a vibrant community. (10 mins. to Chicago, few minutes to Oak Park, Riverside, Forest Park. and 1.1 mile walk or drive to the CTA Blue Line stop in Oak Park) Notable items: refrigerator 2023, stove and dishwasher 2020, Counter Tops 2020, air conditioner approximately 3 years old, deck 6 months old, newer windows. Washer and Dryer not included.

1505 Clinton Avenue, Berwyn

3 Beds 3 Baths 11919833 MLS ACTIVE Status
Welcome to your next home! Situated in the charming town of Riverside, this lovely 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom brick ranch has so much to offer. Thoughtful design and impressive features can be seen throughout. As you enter the home, you'll be greeted by 6-panel wood doors and sleek hardwood flooring throughout the main level, plus elegant crown molding in the living room. The vinyl windows throughout the home not only enhance energy efficiency but also flood the interior with natural light. The kitchen features an abundance of cabinets and plenty of counter space, a chef's delight! The three sizable bedrooms provide a cozy atmosphere, with hardwood floors and natural light cascading each room. The spacious two car garage is heated, providing comfort and warmth during the winter months. For added convenience during Chicago winters, the driveway is also heated (boiler hookup required), ensuring snow and ice are never an issue. Enter the impressive backyard, complete with an Eon deck and an 18 ft above-ground pool. This space is perfect for relaxing and entertaining guests. The finished full basement features ceramic tile flooring, a laundry room, and a full bathroom with a shower. This space is absolutely perfect for entertainment, with a built-in bar and pool table. This home is truly in prime location, just minutes away from North Riverside Park Mall, Riverside Golf Club, & Brookfield Zoo! Surrounded by walking paths and parks, plus Metra/Amtrak train station just minutes away. This home is just waiting for your finishing touches. Don't miss the chance to make this house yours today!

499 Longcommon Road, Riverside

4 Beds 3 Baths 11934824 MLS ACTIVE Status
Welcome Home This lovely property built in 1893 still maintains historic charm yet offers natural wood work, benefits of recent renovations. Situated on a tree lined street in the heart of Oak Park. This east facing home is located on the west side of N Ridgeland 3000 square feet of living space above ground. The entrance has an enclosed front porch spacious guest closet huge foyer and a half bath. 4 bedrooms with walk in closets plus a bonus room on the second floor lots of storage space. Updated full bath double sinks and a soaking tub. Hardwood floors throughout and zoned central air. The kitchen is a chefs dream fully equipped with stainless steel appliances loads of cabinets and countertop space for entertaining. This eat in kitchen also has an island complete with electrical outlets ceiling fan gas stove double sink lots of cabinets recessed lighting garbage disposal. Formal dining room Living Room has wood Burning fireplace built in shelves hardwood floors Sunroom/den Walk out basement lots of storage partially finished Huge landscaped yard Completely fenced Koi Pond Gazebo Shed 2 car garage with electricity plus additional parking pad for 2-3 more vehicles. Home Warranty offered. This property is in a fantastic neighborhood with wonderful parks, recreation, shopping, schools and easy access to public transportation, 5 minutes to downtown Oak Park, 20 minutes to downtown Chicago, 25 minutes Midway Airport & 30 minutes to Chicago O'Hare!

515 N Ridgeland Avenue, Oak Park

5 Beds 4 Baths 11933956 MLS ACTIVE Status
Elegant, brick home nestled on a beautifully landscaped, deep corner lot (60 x 235) across from Thatcher Woods offering stunning views from gorgeous leaded glass windows. Greeted by architectural character and a traditional floorpan, you'll enjoy stunning hardwood floors, 2 wood burning fireplaces, a formal dining room, 1st fL powder room and a wide sunroom/family room that will surely be your favorite room in the house. The architecturally intact kitchen features white cabinets, granite counters and a bright breakfast room. The second floor has three generously sized bedrooms with roomy closets, along with a full hallway bath. The elegant primary bedroom includes a walk-in closet and an en suite bath, providing both comfort and convenience. The third floor offers 2 additional bedrooms and a newer 3rd full bath ideal for teens, guests or home office. The basement includes a comfy family room with surround sound, space to workout and a large laundry & storage area ready for your ideas. The basement is DRY, with newer drain tiles, seal and sump pump. Big bonus is the Attached Garage, rare find in historic RF homes. Enjoy the serene, fully fenced-in yard with a lit pergola, a great patio for entertaining and a sprinkler system. This home offers the complete package with its prime location, exceptional features, and meticulous attention to detail. There's nothing left to do but move in and start enjoying the luxurious and comfortable lifestyle this home provides. River Forest offers award-winning schools, parks, local shops and dining, the train station, and a 20 minute drive to O'Hare, providing convenience and a vibrant community atmosphere. Make your appointment today.

1145 Thatcher Avenue, River Forest

3 Beds 3 Baths 11931899 MLS ACTIVE Status
Renovated in 2014 with newer plumbing and electric, this expanded Oak Park foursquare presents a host of features. The enclosed front porch serves as a haven from the elements before stepping into the heart of the home. Stepping through the front door, notice the newly refinished hardwood floors and fresh paint throughout. The first floor boasts an expanded living room, formal dining room, powder room, and an eat-in kitchen with room for a banquet or built-ins. Pull up a stool at the island and savor the updated kitchen featuring stone counters, stainless steel appliances, light cabinetry, and a pantry. The enclosed back porch functions as an ideal mudroom, offering a landing space at the end of the day. The backyard provides ample greenspace and leads to a 2-car garage. Upstairs, discover three bedrooms with hardwood floors in two, including the primary, and new carpet in the third. The brand-new remodeled second-floor bathroom showcases a stunning tiled shower and floor, along with a new vanity. The finished basement offers an additional bedroom and a full second bath, creating a perfect guest arrangement. A basement family room and laundry room, complete with two sump pumps (one with a new battery back-up), round out the lower level. Enjoy the desirable north Oak Park location within the Hatch Elementary district, with incredible neighbors, block parties, and convenient access to North Ave.

1225 N Taylor Avenue, Oak Park

4 Beds 5 Baths 11926055 MLS ACTIVE Status
The first floor of this stunning property now includes a generously sized primary bedroom (17X14), along with a fantastic en-suite bathroom and a sizable closet. We invite you to come and see these changes for yourself. The home features 5 bedrooms and 4.5 baths, with all the modern amenities to suit your lifestyle. It was stripped to the studs and brought back to life with all new mechanicals, electrical and plumbing. All the work was completed by a seasoned builder and passed all village inspections, including a fire suppression system. The home sits on a spacious double lot with all new landscaping. The new front porch greets you as you approach the home. Open the front door and the mud room area welcomes you. The main floor has an open floor plan, and the living and dining rooms are light filled and inviting. At the heart of the home is the open kitchen; you'll be impressed by all new cabinetry, quartz countertops and appliances. Towards that back of the home is where you'll find the added primary bedroom. A powder room completes the main level. The second floor is where you will find an additional bedroom with an en-suite bath, and two more bedrooms with a shared full hallway bath. As you make your way to the basement, you will find a flex room with an en-suite bath that can be used as a gym, office or guest room. The laundry/mechanical room is also located on this floor and features all new appliances. There is ample storage located under the master bedroom room. The property has a two-car garage with a parking pad that can hold three additional cars. The exterior fencing is also new. Take a look at this fabulous home that will provide years of easy living.

529 S Harvey Avenue, Oak Park

4 Beds 3 Baths 11926844 MLS ACTIVE Status
This is a spacious and beautifully designed 5-bedroom, 3-bathroom home that offers an exceptional living experience in a highly sought-after neighborhood. With top-notch finishes and over 2900 square feet of living space, this stunning property provides ample room for comfortable family living and entertaining. As you step inside, you will be greeted by a kitchen that exudes elegance and functionality. The quartz countertops, soft close cabinets, maple hardwood floors, and stainless-steel appliances create a modern yet timeless aesthetic. Whether you are preparing a quick meal or hosting a dinner party, this kitchen is equipped to meet all your culinary needs. The adjoining living room is adorned with oak hardwood floors that add warmth and character to the space. It is the perfect spot to relax after a long day or gather with friends and family for movie nights or game sessions. One of the highlights of this home is its large master suite. This private retreat offers solace from the hustle and bustle of daily life. With ample closet space and an en-suite bathroom featuring high-end fixtures, it provides an oasis of relaxation where you can unwind at your own pace. Furthermore, this property boasts a rec room that adds another layer of entertainment options for residents. Whether it's setting up a home theater system or creating an area for activities such as billiards or table tennis, this versatile space allows for endless possibilities when it comes to leisure time. Outside, the backyard showcases professional landscaping with brick pavers that create an inviting outdoor environment perfect for al fresco dining or simply soaking up some sunshine on warm days. It serves as an extension of the indoor living spaces - providing yet another area where memories can be made. With multiple bedrooms spread across different floors - each floor having its own full bathroom - this home offers privacy and convenience for everyone in the family. Whether it's accommodating guests or providing individual spaces for children as they grow older, there's no shortage of options when it comes to utilizing the well-designed layout of this property. Conveniently located close to Downtown Chicago, the airport, and major expressways, this home ensures easy access to all the amenities and attractions that the city has to offer. Additionally, parks and recreational areas are within reach - providing opportunities for outdoor activities and enjoying nature. In conclusion, this spacious 5-bedroom, 3-bathroom home is a haven of elegance and comfort. With its top-notch finishes, generous living spaces, beautiful backyard oasis, and ideal location - it offers a truly exceptional living experience for those seeking a high-quality lifestyle. Don't miss out on the opportunity to make this house your dream home.

2703 Cuyler Avenue, Berwyn

5 Beds 3 Baths 11910582 MLS ACTIVE Status
Prepare to fall in love with this exquisitely restored 5-bedroom, 3-bathroom Victorian residence that masterfully merges historic charm with modern amenities. You will benefit from the sellers' meticulous care of this home as well their eye for design, offering a turnkey experience for the new owner. Upon arrival, the property's curb appeal is undeniable, featuring a manicured lawn and a welcoming facade that hints at the home's interior warmth. Stepping through the front door, the expansive entryway reveals a breathtaking view of the original oak staircase. High ceilings and lofty windows bathe every room in natural light. The living room, both spacious and inviting, boasts a decorative fireplace, custom-built-ins (2019), and pristine original hardwood floors with intricate inlaid designs. This space naturally flows into the dining area, creating an ideal environment for entertaining guests or enjoying quiet dinners. The updated kitchen (2014) is equipped with modern stainless-steel appliances (2020/2022), granite countertops, extensive cabinetry, and a portable island that perfectly balances functionality with style. The main floor also hosts one of two en-suite bedrooms, which currently serves as an office, complemented by an attached full bath (2014), that conveniently opens to the kitchen for guest use. Adjacent to the kitchen, the family room provides a serene haven or playful space with views of the lush backyard. Take either stairway to the second floor, where 10-foot ceilings usher you to three bedrooms, each a quiet retreat complete with ample closet space. A shared bathroom, adorned with modern fixtures, maintains the home's seamless integration of contemporary and vintage aesthetics. The sun-drenched primary suite includes a thoughtfully designed full bath, featuring a double sink and walk-in shower, adjacent to a spacious walk-in closet, all updated in 2014. The third-floor bedroom is exceptionally large, currently accommodating a guest area, yoga studio, and reading nook. Descend to the fully finished basement (2014), offering versatile recreation space with egress windows, flood prevention system, including sump pump and vault system, vapor barrier, and drain tiles - all under a lifetime warranty. The basement also houses a separate laundry and mechanical room with appliances (2014). Outside, the private backyard sanctuary boasts new fences (2015/2023), professional landscaping (2022/2023), and a sizable side yard for gardening and leisure, complemented by a stamped concrete patio installed in 2017. The property is dotted with lovely trees, including 2 Redbuds, a Japanese maple, and a crabapple. The detached 2-car garage, enhanced with additional storage space (2014), and a concrete parking pad accommodate convenient off-street parking. Recent upgrades encompass numerous system and structural updates, such as the replacement of 37 windows in 2014, installation of a third-floor furnace and central air conditioning with new oversized returns in 2015, and in 2019, the restoration of the limestone foundation, siding, gutters, skylights, a complete roof replacement, retaining wall, front railing, and storm door. Nestled in a vibrant community, this gem is just a stone's throw from Berwyn's bustling avenues, filled with eclectic dining, shopping, and entertainment options. Commuting is a breeze with nearby access to public transportation and major highways. This exceptional home stands ready for a discerning buyer and is unlike any other on the market.

3330 Kenilworth Avenue, Berwyn

3 Beds 2 Baths 11929858 MLS ACTIVE Status
Step into a world of timeless charm and make yourself at home in this captivating three bedroom, one and a half bath brick colonial. Nestled in a tranquil neighborhood. You are instantly greeted by the warmth of the refinished hardwood floors that span the spacious living room and dining room. Sunlight streams through the large new windows. Original crown molding, original interior doors creating a seamless harmony between natural and architectural beauty. The kitchen combines modern functionality. Granite countertops, ample cabinet space, stainless steel appliances with a granite sink. Upstairs offers three spacious bedrooms, hardwood floors, carpeted landing (hardwood floors under carpet) and large windows, creating a serene environment. Original wood built in cabinet with laundry chute and One full bath. Basement is a walk out with a finished family room and a laundry area with plenty of storage to make your own. Backyard is landscaped, mature trees and deck. One car garage with long driveway. Conveniently located near schools, parks, shopping centers, public transportation, Metra, expressways. Embrace the charm, grace, and sophistication of this brick colonial home. A true gem waiting to be cherished by its next owner. The home is Situated less than a five-minute walk to Riverside's award-winning elementary school. The Village center of Riverside is less than 1.5 miles. Grocery store, restaurants, parks, playgrounds, schools, library & bike trails are all within a 2-mile radius. Expressways are a 10-minute drive. City of Chicago is less than a 30-minute drive or Catch the train in Riverside.

82 Northgate Road, Riverside

3 Beds 2 Baths 11925295 MLS RE-ACTIVATED Status
This Forest Park home stands as an exceptional treasure boasting 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths. From the moment you enter, high ceilings and exquisite hardwood floors create a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The expansive living room, with an elegant ventless fireplace, offers an ideal setting for relaxation and entertainment. The adjoining dining room serves as the perfect space for everyday dining or hosting special gatherings. On the first floor a full bath featuring a steam shower, is a luxurious in-home spa experience. The kitchen is a haven for any culinary enthusiast, equipped with granite countertops and an added convenience of a butler's pantry, perfect for hosting guests. Make sure not to overlook the loft accessible through a discreet pull-down staircase off the kitchen. Upstairs, two bedrooms await along with a generously sized open space perfect for a home office or family room. The primary bedroom boasts an en-suite bathroom and a newly rebuilt private balcony, offering a tranquil and private escape. A great addition to this property is found in the basement - a temperature-controlled room ideal for meat curing, or doubling perfectly as a wine cellar. This home features zoned HVAC, a tankless hot water system, 200 amp electrical, and a new roof, ensuring lasting peace of mind. Outside, discover a wood-burning oven and grill within a generous paver space, suitable for gardening. Every room, including the outdoors, is outfitted with speakers, elevating the home entertainment experience. Outdoor area is set up for a potential hot tub with electrical (220v) and plumbing connections. Conveniently situated near the CTA green & blue line, metra train, as well as the vibrant shopping and dining scenes in Forest Park and Oak Park. The property also offers easy access to the 290. A preferred lender offers a reduced interest rate for this listing.

144 Belvidere Avenue, Forest Park

5 Beds 3 Baths 11919555 MLS ACTIVE Status
OPPORTUNITY OF A LIFETIME. The pride of ownership is undeniable when driving past this stunning property. Incredible investment property or the option to live owner-occupied come February. Impeccable income producing Elmwood Park Brick 3-Flat with large rear fenced-in yard and detached 2 Car Garage with additional parking spot in rear. Property boasts many improvements such as: Newer windows; 3 newer boilers (4 years); 75 gal hot water tank (4 years); Recently updated electric; Recently updated copper plumbing; Flood control installed; Newer coin-operated washer dryer in basement (4 years); New roof on building (3 years ago); New hallway carpet; New paint throughout building. Garage Improvements: New garage roof (2 years); New garage windows (2 years); New garage door opener (2 years); New garage doors (overhead and entry, 3 years); New vinyl siding on garage; New garage soffit, fascia, and downspouts; New landscaping (2 years). Apartment Improvements:Remodeled bathrooms throughout; New flooring throughout; New countertops throughout; Remodeled kitchens throughout; New light fixtures throughout; Newer appliances. Building has new concrete front sidewalk through the Elmwood Park Village 50/50 Sidewalk Program. All units are currently rented with security deposits and have separate utilities. Rents and lease end dates are as follows: Unit G: $1250, Exp. 3/31/2024; Unit 1: $1475, Exp. 2/28/2024; Unit 2: $1650 Exp. 2/28/2024

7919 W Belmont Avenue, Elmwood Park

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