October's First-Time Homebuyer Report for Forest Glen

Forest Glen is a neighborhood in Chicago, IL with a median income of $80,320 per household. Besides being very affluent, its population is much younger than others with a median age of 41 years. Detached homes account for 93% of the area's current housing market. Topping the list of best schools in the neighborhood is Edgebrook Elementary School.


If you're looking to explore the landscape of Forest Glen, then check out Billy Caldwell Golf Course and Caldwell Woods Bicycle Trail (North Branch Trail), Foursquare's most popular places for outdoor activities. Recommended places to eat are Colletti's, East of Edens, and Mia Figlia. To top it off, one of the most popular places to get a drink is Moher Public House.

Price Range

The median value of homes in Forest Glen is $296,044, making it one of the most valuable areas in Chicago, IL. At the same time, the average list price of available homes is presently $573,417.

Out of all the listings in Forest Glen, these have been viewed the most. So be sure to see what all the fuss is about with these fabulous homes.

$519K   $309K   $270K  

Typical Dwelling

A three-bedroom detached home valued around $450,993 is considered a typical dwelling in Forest Glen. If a buyer was looking for a similar home, they would need good credit and a $90,199 cash down payment to get a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate. The monthly payments would be $2,250 and the property tax rate is $16.10 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

Get started right now by checking out Forest Glen homes for sale or reviewing Forest Glen real estate trends.

Data reported through 10/13/2016


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