Downers Grove Real Estate
The housing stock in Downers Grove reflects its residents: it’s extremely diverse and has something to offer families of different sizes and incomes. A large majority (about 80%) of the homes are single-family detached houses and about 75 percent of these residences are owner-occupied.
Homeowners have the option of living in Downers Grove’s charming downtown or further out, in a more remote setting with larger lots and vintage houses. There are scores of historic, tree-shaded homes in Downers Grove, as well as hundreds of new construction developments, so no matter what your tastes, you’ll find real estate in this Chicago suburb that suits your preferences and needs.
Homes in Downers Grove
On average, detached two-bedroom homes in Downers Grove, Illinois sells for approximately $265,000; three-bedroom houses go for around $350,000, and four or more bedrooms will increase the average sale price up to about $580,000. A decent portion of the detached, single-family real estate in Downers Grove is valued at over a million dollars. Many of these properties are large, new construction two-stories with four to six bedrooms, landscaped lots, upmarket upgrades, and attached garages, easily big enough for three vehicles.
On the other end of the Downers Grove, real estate price range are smaller frame houses and brick ranches that start in the low to mid $200,000s for a two- or three-bedroom place. The majority of these residences have an older style and you’re not likely to find granite countertops in the kitchens, but there’s enough space to raise your brood and the additional grass-covered private yards are a big bonus that attracts many first-time homeowners and young families.