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Real Estate

Recent home sales, listings and foreclosures.
Home for Sale in Forest Park

Home for Sale in Forest Park

Search the latest real estate listings with Zillow.
Americans Think This Purchase Is the Best Investment – Why They're Wrong

Americans Think This Purchase Is the Best Investment – Why They're Wrong

Are you doing the right thing with your real estate investments?
Wow! Check Out These Big Digs

Wow! Check Out These Big Digs

Swimming pool, tennis court, stables, koi pond, exercise room ... and lots of bathrooms for the toilet lover in you. Wow!Houses.
5 Easy Home Improvements For Renters

5 Easy Home Improvements For Renters

Simple ways to improve the look of your rental unit.
5 Predictions for the 2014 Real Estate Market

5 Predictions for the 2014 Real Estate Market

What real estate experts expect to see in 2014.
Frank Lloyd Wright's 'Bootleg' Robert Emmond House for Sale in La Grange

Frank Lloyd Wright's 'Bootleg' Robert Emmond House for Sale in La Grange

After several price cuts, Frank Lloyd Wright's Robert Emmond House in La Grange—a "bootleg" design—is on the market for $919,000.
Living Large in Smaller Homes

Living Large in Smaller Homes

The answer to affordable housing lies in less space and more peace of mind.
5 Reasons Why Owning a Home Can Be a Real Drag

5 Reasons Why Owning a Home Can Be a Real Drag

A look at the drawbacks to owning a home.
How to Prevent and Deal With Frozen Pipes

How to Prevent and Deal With Frozen Pipes

A 1/8-inch crack in a pipe can leak up to 250 gallons of water a day, causing flooding, serious structural damage, and the immediate potential for mold.
5 Must-Have Real Estate Apps for Home Buyers

5 Must-Have Real Estate Apps for Home Buyers

If you are headed out to open houses this weekend, you may want to download a few apps first.
Minimum Price Set for Michael Jordan's Home Auction

Minimum Price Set for Michael Jordan's Home Auction

The house can be yours but you must pay at least $13 million.
A Crash Course in Becoming an Airbnb Host

A Crash Course in Becoming an Airbnb Host

How to make a little extra cash by renting out your living space through Airbnb.
Frank Lloyd Wright Home to Hit the Market at $2.4M (PHOTOS)

Frank Lloyd Wright Home to Hit the Market at $2.4M (PHOTOS)

Frank Lloyd Wright's first independent commission, the William Winslow House in River Forest, expected to hit the market Dec. 16.
The Fundamentals of Vacation House Swapping

The Fundamentals of Vacation House Swapping

A run through of the basics for vacation home swapping.
Is Eminent Domain a Solution for Foreclosure Woes?

Is Eminent Domain a Solution for Foreclosure Woes?

As cities across the country consider the power of eminent domain to help their residents in danger of foreclosure, America debates whether or not it is fair.
How to Find Out if Someone Died in Your House

How to Find Out if Someone Died in Your House

A website tells you whether someone has died in a house.
Dead Serious About Real Estate? Buy Near a Cemetery in Forest Park

Dead Serious About Real Estate? Buy Near a Cemetery in Forest Park

In a Halloween-inspired query, Redfin checked to see how homes near cemeteries sell.
Michael Jordan To Auction Highland Park Mansion

Michael Jordan To Auction Highland Park Mansion

The bidding starts at $21 million for 56,000 square foot, nine-bedroom, 15-bath compound.
$825K for 20th Century Burma Home With Updates and Natural Light

$825K for 20th Century Burma Home With Updates and Natural Light

Each week Patch features luxury real estate in Oak Park, River Forest and Forest Park, courtesy of our partners at Zillow.
Peak Inside Lake Bluff Estate Listed for Nearly $6 Million

Peak Inside Lake Bluff Estate Listed for Nearly $6 Million

Here's an inside look at the rooms and garden of a 1923 Versailles-inspired home.