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If you're looking for a new home in Forest Park IL, then you've come to the right place! We specialize in helping people find the perfect home in Forest Park, and we'll help you every step of the way. Our team of Realtors has years of experience finding homes for sale in Forest Park, so we know what's out there and how to make sure you see everything. Whether you're interested in buying or selling a home in Forest Park, our team is here to help you through the process.

History of Forest Park IL

Discover Forest Park real estate. This well kept historic town has roots over one hundred years old, but you’d never guess that from looking at it!

The urban twist of Forest Park property is only one of the things keeping it a popular place to enjoy a quiet lifestyle or a peaceful get away.

As the home of many historic beings, stories seem to swirl all around the landscape. For instance, local cemeteries in town are known as the resting places of Ernest Hemingway's parents, Haymarket Day riot members, and a Druid Monument, to name a few, and are known to be quite the tourist attraction to visitors and even locals who appreciate the more macabre of subjects.

Living and playing in Forest Park

Day to day activities keep residents on the go. The ever so popular Aquatic Center in the Park District is a great spot for some exhilarating fun and is constantly growing. Children love to splash around during the summer and especially whip down two water slides into the waiting pool below. Recently added, the Roos Rec Center including an in-line skating rink and a soccer field provide more fun for all levels and ages.

Dine in Style by Forest Park Homes

Along the Forest Park real estate strip some of the best food and eye catching entertainment this side of the windy city is found.

The charming town has even won the title of “Best in Neighborhood Dining” according to a poll in the Chicago Tribune, a local reliable source.

Tasty sushi, Chicago style pizza, vibrant Mexican dining, palate-watering Thai, and good ol’ American comfort food are only some of the options that await your taste buds in Forest Park, including many choices adhering to the dietary restrictions held by many.

Visit by way of car or train, bus or plane, and stay to enjoy everything the small but urban town of Forest Park has to offer.

 

Newest Forest Park Homes For Sale

$699,000
4 Beds 4 Baths MRD11679462 MLS ACTIVE Status
Discover a new lifestyle at this gorgeous NEW CONSTRUCTION two-story forest park home. Truly remarkable views that pleasantly carry over from exterior into the interior of the property. Arrive at the welcoming front porch with above recessed lighting and trex flooring. Walk inside into this complete open concept design, with white wire brushed flooring throughout the first and second floors. Elegant living section combined with the dining area, luxury kitchen and half bathroom. Custom white shaker cabinets with brass hardware, quartz countertop, and alluring tiled backsplash. 12-foot island with a waterfall quartz countertop that can easily seat 4. Stylish matte black fixtures and Samsung's new line of Bespoke appliances. Family room features an electric fireplace ready for a TV placement and leads to the outdoor open wood deck. Find two skylight windows as you are making your way to the second floor with a spacious master suite and three bedrooms. Master bedroom details a Vaulted ceiling, recessed lighting, walk in closet, and private balcony. Astonishing custom-tiled master bathroom with soaker tub, his and hers sink vanity, and glassed stand up shower. Beautiful white tile shower design in the second bathroom with hexagon porcelain flooring and double vanity sink. Laundry is conveniently located next to the master suite. As you make your way to the finished basement, you'll find an 8ft ceiling height, vast entertaining area and half bathroom. Bonus loft in the basement is perfect for children or pets. Sought after wet bar with wine cooler and custom shelves. Walk-out basement leads to the private fenced backyard and all new two car garage. Fantastic location, close to parks, pool, the blue line. Near the I-290 expressway, shopping and fitness centers.

902 Elgin Avenue, Forest Park

$328,000
3 Beds 2 Baths MRD11671774 MLS ACTIVE Status
Buyers Financing fell through! This is a Rare find! Forest Park is regarded as one of the best suburbs to live in Illinois! Unique, incomparable, classically updated property. 1091 sq ft of living space on the main level, 1091 sq ft of living space in the basement. This property features 4 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. The main floor living space has 3 beds, one full bath. The classically updated kitchen is perfect for family/friend gatherings and includes an under-counter wine fridge. Walk down to the spacious finished basement and find a huge ensuite with a full bathroom a jacuzzi tub and a walk in shower. This lower level living space is like a retreat, featuring bonus rooms and offering great versatility for office space, play rooms, storage space and so much more! A fenced in yard, with a patio to enjoy the warm evening nights. Property features a 2 car garage with 1 additional parking space. HVAC and Furnace less than 1 year old. Forest Park has "Big City Access, Small-Town Charm". Just 3 minutes to 290 highway. Quaint downtown with shopping, great restaurants, coffee shops and bars only 5 minutes away. Less than 5 minutes to Park District's great programing, pool, splash pad, fitness center and tennis courts and a robust childcare/camp program. 1 block away from a well regarded elementary school. Neighboring Oak Park/River Forest shopping and amenities less than 10 minutes away. Just 20 minutes from downtown Chicago. This is a must see!

1412 Circle Avenue, Forest Park

$635,000
4 Beds 4 Baths MRD11629034 MLS ACTIVE Status
Stunning 2018 gut rehab located minutes from downtown Chicago, this 4 bed, 4 bath home is move-in ready. Hardwood floors on the generous open-concept main floor run from the welcoming front room to the designer kitchen and into the first floor bedroom. Entertain at the island in the designer kitchen or open the back door for dinner on the screened in porch or in the extra wide yard complete with privacy fence. On the top floor you'll find two bedrooms, a full bath, a laundry room and an extra closet even before you enter the massive master bedroom complete with en-suite bath and walk-in closet. The open, finished basement has another full bath, beautiful tile, and plenty of room to work out, entertain, and store anything you'd like, from extra clothes to your favorite wines. On the roof, (new in 2018!) a fully owned solar array from 2019 produces almost $1,000 of free electricity a year. Other recent additions include a tankless water heater, back flow prevention system, blown in whole house insulation and edible landscaping with more than twenty fruit trees and bushes on site. Even the two car garage has been updated with open storage, cabinets and a sealed floor. Three more private parking spots are in the alley, though one is currently filled by a highly productive garden bed. This home sits within a short walk to the blue line, Roos Loop Park District facilities (tennis courts, soccer field, indoor / outdoor gyms, trails), and all of the shopping and dining options on Madison. Don't miss it!

842 Marengo Avenue, Forest Park



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