The median home value in Evanston, IL is $346,250.
the county median home value of $285,000.
The national median home value is $308,980.
The average price of homes sold in Evanston, IL is $346,250.
Approximately 50% of Evanston homes are owned,
compared to 41% rented, while
9% are vacant.
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Charming condo in southwest Evanston, with easy access to public transportation, shopping and restaurants. The rooms have plenty of space for your living room furniture, dining set, large bed and dressers. There are two clothes closets, linen closet and kitchen pantry, plus storage locker in the basement with laundry room. Quiet, clean,well-managed building with attractive front lawn. No parking available with this unit but easy street parking available. Current tenant will be leaving in mid-May. Owner will clean the unit in time for your move-in. See it, love it, buy it!
Sunny lit, bright and warm ready-to-move-in top floor 2-bedroom unit in quiet courtyard building. South-east exposure overlooking beautiful courtyard and tree tops. Recently upgraded kitchen with custom cabinets and granite countertops, new stove. Freshly painted throughout incl. ceilings and interior doors. Separate dining area, spacious living room and updated bathroom. Hardwood floors. Plenty of closet space with generous storage locker in basement and storage closet outside unit's back door. Bike room and laundry rooms in basement. Trash pick-up outside unit's back door. Garage parking and surface space available, currently with waiting list but easy street parking in front of the building. Low monthly co-op assessment includes taxes, heat, water and maintenance. Meticulously maintained co-op building with very good reserves. Convenient Central street location close to charming local bakeries, cafes, restaurants, shops and parks. Walk or short bus ride to Metra and Purple Line. Co-op association allows for 10% down payment and requires credit and background check.
Investors 10.5% cap rate: A great opportunity to have a flow of income from three units in one location. The top floor unit has 2 bedrooms, an office and one bathroom. This unit has radiator heat from a brand new boiler (2023). The first floor unit duplexes down. It has 2 bedrooms, a full bathroom, and an enclosed porch on the 1st floor, and 1 bedroom, family room, and full bathroom in the lower level. This unit has gas forced air. Laundry is shared and is in the utility room of the lower level with a locked area for the furnace and boiler. The rear third unit is a studio with a bathroom and gas forced air. The option to finish out that upper level is available to the new owner. There is a parking pad with room for 2 tandem vehicles. All utilities are separately metered and paid by the tenants with the exception of water/sewer. These units have been updated and are ready for the next tenants. The rents shown in the attached cashflow sheet are the most recent rents from 2022. Floor plans coming soon!
Co-op in well-managed building that overlooks the courtyard. Assessment includes all utilities and taxes. Telephone and WiFi not included. Covered parking is available for $70.00 a month and uncovered parking is available for $55.00 a month. Being sold "as-is" and needs major updating. Rentals not allowed.
Location and opportunity - Sweet 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath home on a large lot, close to Lincolnwood School in NW Evanston. Charm abounds with a spacious front porch that's perfect for relaxing on summer evenings. Enter to find the living room complete with windows on 3 sides, with a wood-burning fireplace on the interior wall. A pretty dining room features a walkout bay. The kitchen provides direct access to the large, partially covered deck and backyard through a hall/mudroom along with a newer powder room off to the side. The back and side yards are perfect for warm weather entertaining. Upstairs offers 3 bedrooms and a large, newly remodeled bath with walk-in tiled shower and floor, raised toilet, new vanity & mirror. The primary bedroom has cozy corners and alcoves adding interest and charm. A roomy 2 1/2 car garage is accessed from the wide, concrete alley. Enjoy the yard space, as this home sits on a 10,950 Sq Ft lot in a prime NW Evanston location. With plenty of lot area for whatever expansion plans you may wish to develop in the future - this home can grow with you! Mostly newer insulated windows (throughout), furnace, AC, roof and LeafGuard gutters, make this home ready for your enjoyment and comfort.
Spacious Condo with separate private entrance, 2 bedrooms and 1 full bathroom conveniently located close to everything Evanston has to offer. Walk to Lake, Main St, and Metra/CTA. The unit was recently painted and updated with new luxury vinyl floors throughout, waterproof and water resistant, bathroom completely renovated, new kitchen, new ss appliances, granite counter tops. Easy street parking on a quiet residential block.
Classic Victorian in sought after Southeast Evanston location. Enjoy lake breezes on the wrap around partially screened in porch. Step inside the graciously sized living room which opens to the light filled dining room. The large kitchen has granite counters, stainless appliances including new gas cooktop, and dishwasher. Bonus 5th bedroom or office as well as full bathroom tucked away on the first floor. The second floor features four bedrooms plus an updated primary bathroom and an additional full hall bath. Spacious walk-up attic with endless possibilities. Wine cellar in the basement. The 4 car garage plus storage offers plenty of space for bikes, toys, lake gear, or rent out spaces. Nice yard with a brick patio and underground sprinklers.Ideal location just a few short blocks to the lake/beach, Metra/EL, Lincoln Elementary School, several parks, and Main/Dempster restaurants and coffee shops. This home has all the charm and character you are looking for in a location with everything Evanston has to offer!
This wonderful home is conveniently located in prime Evanston location near the Metra and Central Street Corridor. The gracious foyer with loads of natural light welcomes you into this charming home. The first floor offers a beautiful living room with hardwood floors, fireplace, and original built-in bookcases that opens up to a lovely screened in porch. Separate dining room and updated eat in kitchen with custom cabinets, walk in pantry, mudroom, two bedrooms and a full bathroom with custom cabinetry and a low threshold shower. The second floor, also with hardwood floors throughout, provides expansive primary suite with walk in closet with built-ins, an en-suite bathroom with double bowl sink and custom cabinetry, walk-in shower, and soaking tub. Full size laundry room with sink. Additional bedroom with a cool loft space, walk in closet with built-ins, and en-suite bathroom with custom cabinets, granite countertop sink, and shower. The third floor offers space for recreation room, office or both. Nicely finished basement includes family room, mechanical room, utility sink area, and loads of storage space. The fully fenced in spacious yard is professionally landscaped with a brick fire pit patio and hot tub. Amazing three car garage with attic space great for additional storage. Unbelievable walkable location. Close to schools, shopping, dining, Metra, and multiple parks.
Welcome to Elmwood Court Condominiums in the historical district of Evanston. A VINTAGE 1928 building with modern updates throughout. This bright AND SUNNY east facing unit allows natural light to pour in. Stepping in you will notice the 9 FT CEILINGS through the ARCHED ENTRY into the living room your attention may be drawn to the refinished HARDWOOD FLOORS in all quarters. The Kitchen features 42" White beadboard cabinets that contrast beautifully with the dark granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. (Fridge 2020) Flow from the kitchen to a separate dining area that is generously sized, plenty of room for dinner parties and game nights. The spacious living room has a view overlooking the front of the building allowing in the morning light. enough room to have a workstation off to the side and still have your zen space to wind down. Recently updated (2019) luxurious bathroom. No expense was spared with floor to ceiling subway tile and Black grout highlighting the pattern and layout of white subway tile to give it an extra graphic kick. Seamless walk in shower right out of a spa! In- unit washer and Dryer in bathroom closet (W/D 2019). The 2 bedrooms are situated along the north wall but are separated by the bath. Cordless Blinds installed in 2018) Gas forced air heat and central a/c! The back door leads to the brand new stairs that takes you to the basement storage area (HUGE BONUS) and through the passageway to your own deeded garage spot included. HOA includes water. SHORT WALK TO ALL AREA AMENITIES INCLUDING METRA(purple line), CTA, LAKE AND DOWNTOWN EVANSTON. SPACIOUS, EASY AND COMFORTABLE LIVING. PETS WELCOME
Welcome to this rarely available two bedroom, two bath unit facing north with downtown Evanston views. Located on the 6th floor, this unit has wood floors in the living and kitchen area, gas fireplace, in-unit laundry, Elfa closet system in primary bedroom, and owner controlled heating and air conditioning. Basic cable and internet are also included in assessment. Dempster/Chicago Avenue location offers easy access to transportation with Purple Line around the corner & Metra 3 blocks away. Walking distance to Jewel, Trader Joes, Whole Foods, restaurants and coffee shops. Lake Michigan is 4 blocks away. With these conveniences nearby, Chicago Avenue Place caters to your housing needs. The complex has an indoor pool, exercise & party rooms, whirlpool & sundeck . Parking and storage included which is conveniently located near the entrance of the building & the driveway is heated for easy winter driving. Just move in and enjoy!
This stunning center-entry colonial is flooded with light and has been beautifully updated with a knock-out kitchen, 3 large bedrooms, and great lower level with new full bath and 2 offices plus rec room (or a 4th bedroom.) The main floor features a large living room with fireplace and the huge gorgeous kitchen that opens to the dining room and overlooks the beautiful oversized backyard with 2 patios. Beautiful windows throughout the home bring in wonderful natural light. This is a gorgeous home in a great location and is perfect for entertaining and family living. Closing date of July 21 or later preferred.
This southeast Evanston beauty sits in the middle of Judson Avenue and welcomes you with its gracious front porch and lovely entry. This home features spacious, beautifully designed living spaces throughout its light-filled interior, making it perfect for entertaining and family living. 1220 Judson has a beautiful open kitchen and family room that overlooks the huge professionally-landscaped yard; the basement is fully finished to the highest levels with a state-of-the-art home theater; and the third floor has a delightful playroom along with a huge office or fifth bedroom (or both!) with en-suite bath. Many recent updates include new mechanicals (2018), tear-off roof (2020),and 3-car garage with EV charging (2011). Ideally located between both Dempster sailing beach and Lee St beach. Shops, restaurants and transportation are all within a short walk. This very special home is available for showings starting Saturday March 25th.
Fantastic 1 bedroom condo in a great Evanston location only a short distance to Main street shopping, restaurants, CTA purple and Metra trains, and the lake! Spacious north-facing unit with large windows, easy access (no stairs), and FREE laundry on the same floor! Hardwood living room floors. Kitchen allows for table space and has new stainless steel dishwasher and refrigerator. Large bedroom with ample closet space. Brand new central air! Large exterior parking space included with 2 storage lockers in garage. Very reasonable assessment covers heat, A/C, water, gas, laundry, parking, snow removal, lawn care, scavenger, and insurance. Great value for this location! Communal garden and patio with a tranquil park adjacent to the building. Well maintained elevator building, nonsmoking. Cats only. Rentals are allowed.
Spacious and Turn-key 2 bedroom Co-op at Sherman Gardens. 2019 renovation includes modern kitchen design featuring: Top of the line Stainless steel Samsung appliance package, Glass back splash, stainless steel farm sink with gorgeous new counter tops and breakfast bar. New wide vinyl plank flooring throughout the kitchen and hall way. Carpeted living room and two spacious bedrooms. Lots of windows and Balcony with East view. Fresh paint throughout. Downtown Evanston AA++ location!! Short walk to Whole Foods, Target, LA fitness and Northwestern University. One parking spot included in the HOA. Coin Laundry in the basement.
Great opportunity to own investment property in NW Evanston! Updated vintage two-flat situated on a quiet tree-lined street in walking distance to schools, restaurants and coffee shops! Bright spacious units that each have three bedrooms with granite and marble kitchens and bathrooms and charming rear enclosed porches. Rebuilt front steps, unit 1 floors refinished and both units freshly painted. Central heat and AC with in-unit laundry in both units. Easy access to Metra station plus not far to the lakefront and downtown Evanston. Tons of basement storage! Rare find in this part of Evanston.
Mega 3 bed 2 bath & formal den unit with balcony and panoramic south facing Chicago Skyline and sweeping panoramic lake views in every single bedroom. The upper floor units are hard to come by and really capture the Optima VIEW's Brand. The unit offers a split floor plan, floor-to-ceiling windows, a new refrigerator (2020), a new dryer & washer (2019), a new microwave oven (2022), and indoor heated parking space #168. The kitchen opened up to enhance views and open layout flow. Well-managed building with amenities that include 24-hour door staff, a fitness center, indoor pool, jacuzzi, 4th-floor deck, and indoor heated parking garage. Outstanding Downtown Evanston location only steps to trains, shopping, restaurants, entertainment, the lake, and Northwestern University. Your clients will be impressed with this one. 1720 Maple Unit 1550 sold November 15, 2022, this unit offers far superior views.
Incredible income and cash flow in this Evanston 3 - unit investment property close to Northwestern's campus. 2 - three bedroom units plus 1 - four bedroom apartment provides over $85k in annual gross income fully rented. Units offer great space and flow with layouts and bedroom sizes perfect for roommates. Well maintained building provides nice vintage feel with plenty of quality updates over the years. Completely rebuilt back stairs and private back porches with composite decking for each unit. Gas forced air furnaces in all units. Myriad additional updates including new roof (2015), windows, bathrooms, mechanicals, windows, appliances, carpet and more! Private storage rooms for each unit including an owner closet and tenant laundry room in basement. Rents include free laundry, water, scavenger and partial furnishings which will remain with a sale. Owner also pays common electric and common gas for water heater. Units separately metered. Tenants pay unit electric and gas. All 3 units fully rented for 2023-2024 school year. Incredible location close to Northwestern University campus, downtown Evanston, Evanston Hospital, Lake Michigan, Foster St. CTA Purple Line and buses.
LUXURY Living: safety, views, and location! Extraordinary HUGE 1 bedroom SUPER QUIET unit! Your personal space to get away from it all with natural flowing light from every window with over 900 square feet and 9' ceiling in the preferred Optima Views building. Appointed with Floor to ceiling windows, large closets, IN-UNIT washer/Dryer, and hardwood floors throughout. Parking space #206 and storage space #125. This full amenity building includes a pool, fitness center, rooftop garden, 24-hour door staff, ON-SITE property manager & maintenance, indoor heated parking garage plus all the benefits of this terrific downtown location: 12-screen AMC movie theater & NEW Northlight Theater District coming. Walk everywhere, Farmers Market (steps away), CTA (Purple Line), Metra train, and Bus transit to the airport and Malls are conveniently at your doorstep. Renter occupied, 2.2 million in reserves, No short sales, No foreclosures. Primary Residence only for this unit, Non-investors per owner.
1124 Sheridan is a rare architect designed SE Evanston contemporary with unique features and at almost 5000 sq ft, on an 83' x 151' lot is spacious yet intimate. The dramatic 12' x 15' front entry with full ceiling sky-light, opens to a view of the unique interior atrium with decorative trees and waterfall/pool. Because of the circular floor plan, this Zen-like garden can be viewed from most first floor rooms. The living room has built-ins with a two-sided fireplace which is shared with the adjoining library/music room and is one step away from the sizeable family room with a wall of built-ins and gas fireplace. It's large windows overlook the landscaped backyard with blue stone patio, and it easily accesses the lower-level rec room, with full bath and immense storage. The sunny cook's kitchen has an island that easily seats 4-6, two pantries and a breakfast room. The second floor can be accessed by two stairways and is home to a large primary, also with a fireplace, his and her closets and a bath with dual sinks, separate shower and large tub. Two other large bedrooms make up the second floor, both ensuite and all three bedrooms have cathedral ceilings, walk-in closets and built-ins. The third level is a private sanctuary perfect for guests, teens or an office, again with a fireplace and full bath. An enclosed walkway from the house accesses a dog run and a rare three car garage with an above garage office/den/studio with fireplace, 1/2 bath, balcony and private entrance. Great location - just steps to Lake Michigan and the Lee Street Beach, El and Metra trains, Main Street and Chicago Avenue grocers, restaurants, coffee shops and entertainment venues. Close to Northwestern and Downtown Evanston. Easy driving commute to the city too. A bold and one-of-a-kind home - not a cookie cutter!
BETTER than NEW this charming home is located close to everything Evanston has to offer including the North Shore Channel Trail. As soon as you open the front door, you will be impressed with the spacious and light filled living room with adjacent den perfect for a home office or can be used as a formal dining space. The brand-new light filled eat in kitchen provides plenty of counter space and abundant storage including a walk-in pantry. All this, plus two spacious bedrooms with the primary offering a private half bath. The outside space is perfect for summer entertaining with the new wood deck in back and paved front. EVERYTHING is NEW!! Roof, mechanicals, hardwood floors throughout, windows, kitchen cabinets, and quartz counters. All appliances are NEW and all are staying with the home, including the washer and dryer.
Incredibly stately majestic mansion located on one of the best blocks in Evanston. This wholly restored 8000+ square-foot home was redone entirely in 2003. Constructed Out of massive solid block limestone and concrete, finished with a brand new slate roof, and matching coach house with Servant's quarters is a real showpiece. A must-see! Never before on the market! The home is equipped with a vast Eat-in designers kitchen with an adjacent family room, all finished with the best materials, electronics, and appliances. Its formal living room, dining room and grand Foyer All have beautiful inlaid hardwood floors, wainscoting, and original solid carved pocket doors. Simply spectacular! There's also a library and sunroom again; nothing spared to restore its beauty. Its beautiful staircase is situated midpoint keeping its grandeur and elegance; once you arrive on the second level again, you're met by a double grand foyer or perhaps a concierge office? Winding your way through the hallways leads to an enormous primary bedroom suite and additional bedrooms and baths. Again all fitted In the best materials and all done in similar qualities. There are several fireplaces throughout the house, and there's even a huge hot tub, separate sauna, and separate shower adjacent to a substantial finished workout room. Mechanically speaking, there is over 600 amp service, Replaced plumbing, and heating and air conditioning. A real estate entrepreneur restored this home for himself. Everything about being a builder and engineer is simply the Best and primarily commercial grade! The coach house was built similarly with servants' quarters or a three-bedroom condo earning income to pay the taxes! It has three bedrooms, 2 baths, hardwood floors, updated windows, and a new slate roof! Wow. Bella a must-show!!!!
This lovely center-entry brick colonial sits on the most beautiful property on Park Place. This spacious home has wonderful formal living and dining rooms in the front of the home with original architectural details including built-in cabinetry and a wood burning fireplace with original stone mantelpiece. A huge family room with built in bookcases and the heated adjacent sunroom sit in the rear of the home overlooking the beautiful back yard. White eat-in kitchen with new appliances and powder room are centrally located. The attached heated garage and mudroom are perfect for Chicago winters! Five spacious bedrooms and two full baths complete the 2nd floor, and an unfinished attic space with full staircase awaits the new buyers. A short walk to Willard School makes this the perfect home!
Sweet northwest Evanston home with excellent room sizes and hardwood floors through out. Fantastic light filled living room with decorative fireplace. Dining room adjoins kitchen that leads to the enclosed porch overlooking the large backyard. The upper level provides a large bedroom plus enormous attic area with great potential! Unfinished basement with exterior access to the backyard with a 2 1/2 car garage. Wonderful location to Central St shops and restaurants!
Fabulous 6 bedroom, 4 1/2 bathroom home in desirable NE Evanston location. Gracious living room with fireplace, opens to the cozy den. Formal dining room. Smashing first floor addition and renovation including an expanded kitchen, dreamy walk-in pantry, bar, mudroom and lovely breakfast room with gas fireplace. Stunning DeGuillio designed kitchen with gray painted wood cabinets, marble mosaic backsplash, quartzite countertops, butcher block island and open shelving. Large (50x211'), professionally landscaped yard by Nature's Perspective, perfect for entertaining with multiple seating and eating areas. Four bedrooms on the 2nd floor, including the primary suite with private, marble tiled bathroom and hall bathroom. Two tree-top bedrooms and full bathroom on the third floor. Finished basement with recreation room, full bathroom, bright laundry room and ample storage throughout. Lovely vintage details including leaded glass windows, beamed ceilings and hardwood floors. 3 car garage! Wonderful location: walk to Downtown Evanston and Noyes Street shopping, dining, entertainment, Metra & "el" trains, Northwestern University and Lake Michigan!!
Special penthouse 3 Bedroom 2 Bath + Loft in SE Evanston. Sun filled home in a Landmark 6-unit vintage building rehabbed into condos in 2008. Unique top floor unit has open living area with 18ft ceiling, stone hearth fireplace surrounded with built-ins, peninsula kitchen boasts slate counters, new SS appliances, recessed lighting, generous storage & prep counter. Lux Primary suite: generous closet, access to back deck, bath with heated floors, double vanity & stone surround. True solid oak floors throughout with GFA heat and Cent AC &, In-Unit Full Sized laundry. Private 140 sq ft deck has treetop neighborhood views. Private one car garage come with (north end of garages) Walk to Metra & El at Main St, Lake-side parks. Neighborhood spots include: Pieron Chocolates, Brothers K, Lucky Platter, Dollop Coffee & Hoosier Mama Pie. Pets allowed no weight limit. Home is able to be leased - no short term rentals. DR fixture excluded.