Seller represented by:
TOM CARRAHER with Gagliardo Realty Associates, LLC.

Buyer represented by:
Elizabeth Badrinath with @properties Oak Park

1038 Home Ave Oak Park, IL 60304
  • Sold
  • Single Family

1038 Home Ave Oak Park, IL 60304 Get directions

$398,000 $290/Sq. ft.
3 Beds 1 Bath 1 Partial Bath 1,371 Sq. ft. 4,561 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Stylecraftsman_bungalow
  • Age 108 Years
  • MLS# 10969986
  • Listed 6 Months 11 Days Ago


MULTIPLE OFFERS RECEIVED. Highest best and final by 6:00 pm on Saturday Jan 16th. Classic character and charm are found throughout this 3BR/1.5BA bungalow on one of the best blocks in all of Historic Oak Park! Gleaming Hardwood Floors, natural wood trim abound in the spacious living room with decorative fireplace flanked by built-in bookshelves and art glass windows. The beamed ceiling dining room has a gorgeous buffet and will be the site of many great meals and gatherings for years to come. So much thought and planning went in to the professionally remodeled kitchen with oversized cabinetry, fantastic millwork, granite counters, a Wolf stainless steel oven, Miele dishwasher, Kitchen Aid refrigerator and a built in microwave. This eat-in room has mature tile back splashes and a space for a planning station. The kitchen leads to the backyard deck, two plus car garage with an extra parking space and newer sidewalks. Originally a large bedroom, the first floor family room is a perfect spot to read, watch a movie or to just get away from it all. Rounding out the first floor is a full bath with ceramic tile and one of three bedrooms. On the second level you will find a very large master bedroom with space for a king sized bed. The spacious closet has an upgraded organizer set up to optimize space and utility. One more bedroom with a half bath round out the second level. The full unfinished basement has plenty of space for storage and the potential to finish part of it if needed. Central air conditioning, some copper plumbing, updated electric are all here for you. This home is located in the heart of southwest Oak Park near an award winning school, access to I-290, CTA, Maple Park, The Jewel Food Store, restaurants, music venues and so much more. Kindly exclude basement freezer. Make the smart call today to see your next home!

  • Seller represented by:
  • REALTOR ® TOM CARRAHER with Gagliardo Realty Associates, LLC.



  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions: 19 x 11
  • Bedroom 2 Dimensions: 13 x 10
  • Bedroom 3 Dimensions: 10 x 09
  • Master Bedroom Level: 2nd Level
  • Bedroom 2 Level: 2nd Level
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Main Level
  • Master Bedroom Features: Flooring: Hardwood
  • Bedroom 2 Features: Flooring: Carpet
  • Bedroom 3 Features: Flooring: Hardwood

Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 7
  • Bedrooms (Above Grade): 3
  • Bedrooms (All Levels): 3
  • Living Room Dimensions: 17 x 11
  • Family Room Level: Main Level
  • Living Room Level: Main Level
  • Basement Description: Unfinished
  • Family Room Description: 12X09


  • Total Bathrooms: 1.1
  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms On Basement Level: No

Interior Features

  • Hardwood Floors
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • 1st Floor Full Bath
  • Built-in Features


  • Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, All Stainless Steel Kitchen Appliances

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central Air
  • Heating Features: Gas, Forced Air

Kitchen and Dining

  • Dining Room Description: Dining Room: Separate, Dining Room: 12X11
  • Dining Room Level: Main Level
  • Kitchen Description: Eating Area-Table Space, SolidSurfaceCounter, Updated Kitchen
  • Kitchen Dimensions: 12 x 10
  • Kitchen Level: Main Level

Land Info

  • Lot Description: Lot size:Oversized Chicago Lot
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.1047
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 33X137
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 4561

Garage and Parking

  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage Features: Detached
  • Parking Features: Parking Type: Garage, Space/s, Parking: Off Alley, Side Apron
  • Parking Total: 1

Homeowners Association

  • Association: No
  • Association Fee 2 Frequency: Not Required
  • Calculated Total Monthly Association Fees: 0

School Information

  • Elementary School: Abraham Lincoln Elementary Schoo
  • High School: Oak Park & River Forest High Sch
  • Middle School: Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School
  • School District: 97, 97, 200

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 8905
  • Source Listing Status: Closed
  • County: Cook
  • Directions: Garfield to Home South to 1038
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Source Property Type: Detached Single
  • Area: Oak Park
  • Source Neighborhood: Oak Park
  • Township: Oak Park
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 1371
  • Year Built: 1913
  • Building Exterior Type: Stucco
  • Living Area Source: Assessor
  • Property Age: 108
  • Levels or Stories: 1.5 Story
  • House Style: Bungalow


  • Sewer: Sewer-Public
  • Water Source: Lake Michigan

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
7 Abraham Lincoln Elementary School K-5 0.2 mi
3 Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School 6-8 0.9 mi
7 Oak Park & River Forest High School 9-12 1.5 mi
NA Oak Park Montessori Private School PK-3 0.2 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.


Property History for 1038 Home Ave

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2021-02-26 Sold - - Chicago
2021-01-13 Listed $379,900 $277 Chicago
1988-06-01 Sold - - Public Record
1987-12-01 Sold - - Public Record
1981-07-01 Sold - - Public Record

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.