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Lake Forest
  • Suburb of Chicago, IL

Lake Forest Real Estate Market

About Lake Forest Real Estate

Housing
grade B
Based on home values, property taxes, housing costs, local schools, and more.
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    13%
  • Own
    87%
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Real Estate Costs

Median Home Value
$812,900
National
$244,900
Home Values
  • <$50k
    2%
  • $50-$99k
    1%
  • $100-$199k
    1%
  • $200-$399k
    10%
  • $400-$749k
    30%
  • $750k+
    57%
Median Rent
$1,882
National
$1,163
Monthly Rent
  • <$500
    0%
  • $500-$999
    20%
  • $1,000-$1,499
    11%
  • $1,500-$1,999
    25%
  • $2,000+
    44%
13%
of residents say housing is affordable. 8 responses

Home Quality

Poll
75%
of residents say the exterior quality of homes is good or excellent. 8 responses
Poll
75%
of residents say the interior quality of homes is good or excellent. 8 responses
75%
of residents say there is a good variety of homes. 8 responses
56%
of residents say there are a few vacant or abandoned properties here and there. 9 responses
88%
of residents say that parking is readily available. 8 responses

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Overview

Homes in Lake Forest have a median value of $812,900. The median rent price in Lake Forest is $1,882 and most residents own their homes. Lake Forest is walkable, and there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks nearby.

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