5 Bed, 3½ Bath, 2987 Sqft
Forest Glen is a very small nook located on Chicago’s northwest side. With only about 550 residents, Forest Glen was dubbed “Chicago’s Finest Community” and known to be one of the oldest neighborhoods in all of Chicago. Forest Glen real estate for sale Chicago boundaries are defined by the Chicago River to the north, Lawrence Avenue to the south, Cicero Avenue to the east, and the Metra Milwaukee Distrcit North line to the west.
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Like most of the surrounding northwest Chicago neighborhoods, Forest Glen real estate is dominated by brick two and three story homes, English Tudors, Georgian-style houses, and even some row homes. One unique aspect about many Forest Glen homes is that the majority of the neighborhood side streets run directly into the forest preserves, giving residents added seclusion not typically seen in Chicago. As in almost any neighborhood, housing styles certainly vary in Forest Glen and so does the price range for each home on the real estate market. However, the average sales price for a single family home in Forest Glen is just over $407,000. Large four and five bedroom homes can have a list price all the way up to $800,000.
The only neighborhood public house within the Forest Glen boundaries is Rabbit’s, located at 4945 W. Foster Avenue. Dining options in Forest Glen include the Forest Glen Restaurant at 5200 N. Elston, Hunan Spring, and Mr. V’s Pizza but residents use these neighborhood hotspots for takeout in the evenings and on the weekends. The Forest Preserve of Cook County is right in Forest Glen’s backyard making this location unbeatable for walking, jogging, or biking in Chicago. The Forest Glen Playlot Park is also a short walk down the street which is located at 5069 W. Berwyn Avenue.
The Forest Glen Metra Stop is right off Forest Glen Avenue which provides transportation to Glenview, Deerfield, Gray’s Lake, Morton Grove, and the Chicago Union Station stop. The Edens expressway is just a few blocks east of the Foster and Elston intersection should driving to downtown Chicago or the North Shore suburbs be a necessity. The CTA 92 bus travels east and west across Foster Avenue and the 54 bus will take passengers north or south down Cicero.
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Listing information last updated on May 28th, 2017 at 7:06pm CDT.