$739,000505 River Oaks Dr

505 River Oaks Dr, River Forest, IL, 60305


Est. Monthly Price:

3 Bedrooms
2 Full Baths
2,149 SqFt
Schools Nearby

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Sold Prices For All Homes in River Forest

This Home$739K

The Median Sold Price for All Homes in River Forest is $518.7K

Based on homes sold in the last 12 months

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Facts and Features

Home TypeSingle Family Residence
Attached Garage2 spaces
Year Built1951
HeatingNatural Gas, Forced Air, Steam
CoolingCentral Air
FireplaceWood Burning
MLS #11395812
StatusFor Sale


Enjoy living all on one level! This exceptional Mid Century custom ranch home is located on an 85 foot wide lot only 3 blocks from the Metra station in an enclave of retro Martin Braun designed homes which includes the historic Waller Gates. The eat-in kitchen features granite counters, cherry cabinetry, stainless steel Bosch and LG appliances, wine fridge, island with loads of cabinets and counter space. Extensive interior renovation has been done including hardwood floors, interior doors & trim, fixtures, electric, plumbing, many custom Marvin windows and more! This open flowing floorplan is made for entertaining. Dramatic high ceiling in the large and open living and dining room. Beautiful wood burning fireplace. The master suite has three custom closets and a large master bath with separate shower/whirlpool and double sinks. Big yard and patio, perfect for the gardening enthusiast. Attached garage. Third bedroom currently used as family room/office. Location is steps away from the beautiful forest preserve and Des Plaines River trails. **Possession 60 days after closing preferred.** Owner is a licensed Illinois real estate broker.

Interior Features

  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Cooler, Cooktop, Oven, Range Hood
  • Interior: Hardwood Floors, First Floor Bedroom, First Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Fireplace: Wood Burning

Exterior Features

  • Garage: 2 spaces
  • Attached Garage: Yes
  • Architectural Style: Ranch
  • Waterfront: Fencing
  • Lot: Fencing
  • Exterior: Patio, Porch


  • Heating: Natural Gas, Forced Air, Steam
  • Cooling: Central Air


  • Originating MLS: MRED
  • MLS Number: 11395812
  • Directions: 3 blocks west of Thatcher, turn north on River Oaks Drive
  • Listing Office: RE/MAX In The Village
  • Listing Agent: Marion Digre

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Property History

Sold icon Feb 11, 2003Home Sold

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Schools Nearby

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest.



Lincoln Elementary School Lincoln Elementary School url

511 Park Ave0.54 mi

Public District PK-4


Grant-White Elementary School Grant-White Elementary School url

147 Circle Ave1.09 mi

Public District 3-5


Willard Elementary School Willard Elementary School url

1250 Ashland Ave1.21 mi

Public District PK-4



Roosevelt School Roosevelt School url

7560 Oak Ave0.86 mi

Public District 5-8


Emerson Elementary School Emerson Elementary School url

311 Washington Blvd0.52 mi

Public District PK-8


Lincoln Elementary School Lincoln Elementary School url

811 Chicago Ave0.81 mi

Public District PK-8



Oak Park & River Forest High School Oak Park & River Forest High School url

201 N Scoville Ave2.12 mi

Public District 9-12


Proviso East High School Proviso East High School url

807 S 1st Ave0.58 mi

Public District 9-12


Proviso Math and Science Academy Proviso Math and Science Academy url

8601 Roosevelt Rd1.61 mi

Public District 9-12

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Rocket HomesIllinoisCook CountyRiver Forest60305505 River Oaks Dr

This home is located at 505 River Oaks Dr in River Forest, IL and zip code 60305. This 2,149 square foot home was built in 1951. Features: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since May 15, 2022 and is currently priced at $739,000. The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $91,071.

Between March 2022 and April 2022, River Forest, IL real estate market has seen increase in the number of listings by 2.6%. The median list price of listings available in April 2022 was $518,750, while the average time on the real estate market was 18 days. In April 2022, from all listings sold in River Forest, IL there were more than 8 sold above asking price, over 12 sold below and more than 6 were sold right at the asked price. Most River Forest, IL residents have annual incomes $200k+. The most common type of family is single, no kids. The most common level of education of people living in this area is post secondary degree.

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