Homes for Sale in Elmhurst
Elmhurst Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Illinois
Approximately 20 miles from Chicago is the beautiful city of Elmhurst. Today it is home to superior educational institutions, quality attractions and exciting events.
Elmhurst's School District 205 ? made up of eight elementary schools, three middle schools, an early childhood center, and a high school ? consistently performs above state goals on standardized tests. In terms of higher education, the city boasts Elmhurst College, a premier four-year college founded in 1871, and MacCormac College. The superb educational institutions of Chicago are also just a short drive away.
Elmhurst is home to 28 lovely parks, the Wilder Park Conservatory, two outdoor swimming pools, a skate park, sports fields, a community center, a fitness center and the nine-hole, par-three Sugar Creek Golf Course. The city also contains Elmhurst Art Museum and Elmhurst Historical Museum, winner of the 2003 Illinois Association of Museums Award.
Elmhurst residents enjoy exciting community events such as the Tea Time Tour and Uptown-Downtown Block Party. An affordable mix of condominiums, townhouses and single-family homes makes up Elmhurst's real estate market. In addition to the fantastic attractions of Elmhurst, residents also have access to the unique museums, restaurants and shops of Chicago.
With its ideal location, lovely homes for sale, commitment to quality of life and excellent attractions, Elmhurst is certainly "The Right Place for You!"
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Elmhurst Real Estate - Prices of Elmhurst Homes for Sale
The real estate market of Elmhurst is diverse with a wide variety of homes for sale. Condominiums and townhouses are available in Elmhurst from approximately $80,000 to $840,000. A number of attractive amenities are available, such as central air conditioning, hardwood floors, fireplaces, vaulted ceilings, two-car garages, balconies, storage buildings, handicap features and laundry rooms.
Single-family detached homes for sale are available in Elmhurst from approximately $90,000 to more than $2 million for large estate properties. Houses are available in a variety of styles including Tudor, traditional, contemporary, English, cottage, ranch, split-level, prairie and colonial. Some properties also feature water frontage. Amenities available include central air conditioning, fireplaces, sunrooms, balconies, skylights, patios, storage buildings, decks, two- and three-car garages, boat dockage, large lots, swimming pools and spas/hot tubs. Land and lots for custom homebuilding are limited in Elmhurst but available from approximately $90,000 to more than $1 million.
Elmhurst Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 20th, 2020: homes priced around $393,896 compared to $393,896 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Monday, April 20th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.