Open House Sat, Dec 9th 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
1460 E FOREST Avenue, Des Plaines, IL
$ 639,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11852810
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityDes Plaines
  • AreaDes Plaines
  • NeighborhoodLee
  • Zip60018
  • StyleTri-Level
  • Year Built1926
  • Taxes$ 9888
  • Price$ 639,900
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3780
  • Lot Size0.365 Acres
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

Welcome to this impeccably maintained and thoughtfully designed 5-bedroom, 3-bathroom residence that boasts an impressive 3750 sq ft of living space, including a bonus finished room in the attic and unfinished basement with contemporary comfort and timeless elegance. Step inside the heart of the home, an open kitchen adorned with maple cabinets and granite countertops. Revel in the convenience of new appliances, including a dishwasher and refrigerator. The living experience is enhanced by the ambient lighting provided by can light with dimmers. A highlight of this property is the sprawling master suite, featuring a spacious layout and pampering you with a double vanity, a soothing tub, a separate shower, and a grand walk-in closet. Hardwood floors flow seamlessly throughout the residence. For those with an appreciation for technology, the home is equipped with NEST controllers for seamless home automation and a Ring camera system for enhanced security. Unwind by the cozy fireplace in the living room, or retreat to the tranquil ambiance of the master bedroom's fireplace. Enjoy morning coffee or starlit evenings on one of the two charming balconies. The deck beckons for memorable summer gatherings and outdoor entertaining, while a well-maintained shed provides additional storage options. Two laundry rooms, efficient dual HVAC system. Furthermore, a backup generator offers peace of mind during unforeseen power interruptions. This home's rich history of ownership pride is evident at every turn. The addition completed in 2005 brought modern upgrades, including updated electric, plumbing, and heating systems. A long driveway leads to a convenient 2-car garage.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Central Elementary School Chippewa Middle School Maine West High School
Price History
8/15/2023 Listed $649,900
11/3/2023 1% - $644,900
12/6/2023 1% - $639,900

General Features

Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Electric Oven
Architectural Style Tri-Level
Assoc Fee Paid Per Not Applicable
Association Fee Includes None
City Des Plaines
Community Features Park, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
County Cook
Days on Market 115
Directions River Rd. to Algonquin to Center St.
Electric Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
Elementary School Central Elementary School
Elementary School District 62
Exterior Features Balcony, Deck, Storms/Screens, Fire Pit
Garage Spaces 2.5
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air
High School Maine West High School
High School District 207
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Hardwood Floors, First Floor Bedroom, Second Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Walk-In Closet(s), Ceiling - 9 Foot, Pantry
MLS Area Des Plaines
Middle/Junior High School Chippewa Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 62
New Construction No
Other Structures Shed(s), Garage(s)
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Roof Asphalt
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Price Change
Street Name E FOREST
Tax Annual Amount 9888.84
Tax Year 2021
Total Rooms 10
Township Maine
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1926

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished, Egress Window
Basement Full, English
Bathrooom Separate Shower, Double Sink
Bedrooms Possible 5
Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Gas Log
Full Baths 3
Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup, In Unit, Laundry Closet, Sink
Livingareasource Estimated
Room Type Bedroom 5, Play Room, Office, Foyer, Walk In Closet
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 2
Window Features Blinds, Screens

Exterior Features

Living Area 3780
Door Features Storm Door(s)
Exterior Brick, Stucco
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 60X265
Lot Features Fenced Yard, Mature Trees
Lot Size Acres 0.365
Other Equipment Humidifier, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan(s), Generator
Water Source Public


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 60018

AVG $490K
AVG $7,615
AVG 187
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1960
AVG 59
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data