There are so many options to buy and sell homes today like,,& We have a list of the top ten homes for sale by owner that are affordable but fit the luxury category. Make sure you view all 10, Number 10 is beautiful.

1. 225 Bluff Ave, Grayslake, IL 60030

This one looks like a steal according to Zillow!


WATERFRONT! Enjoy this stunning, updated waterfront home on Grayslake. This home is perfect for year round living or for a summer retreat! The kitchen is updated with brand new quartz countertops and stainless steel appliances. The master bedroom has a huge walk in closet and overlooks the water and the 1+ acre of land this home sits on. Master bath has walk in shower with double vanities. 3 bedrooms on main level with an additional bedroom in walkout basement with full bath and tons of storage. Enjoy the sunrise over the water from the back deck OR the back porch off the basement. Enjoy the sunset on the brand new front porch. New hot water heater, garage door, water softener, and fresh paint. A private, sandy beach and pier are included! This home a lot of extras- invisible fence, large storage shed, a pump house and much much more. Close to schools, Metra and down town Grayslake. Come take a look and close before summer to enjoy this amazing lake house!

Text (888) 397-1230 for more info. No solicitation, please.


2. 1243 Longmeadow Dr, Glenview, IL 60025

Remember Glenview Address!


MOVE IN READY! DEAD END STREET NEXT TO FLICK PARK! Move in now and spend the summer at the pool. 3 br/2ba split level with 1.5 car extra deep garage. Large private yard. Expanded kitchen opens into dining room. All new kitchen appliances. Newer hvac and house roof. Recently refinished hardwood floors on main level. Conveniently located near schools, restaurants, shopping, transportation, parks. Churches and more.

Text (877) 551-8017 for more info. No solicitation, please.


3. 1808 Rosemary Rd, Highland Park, IL 60035


4 Bedroom 2 Bath Split Level Home 1507 Sq Ft. + 1438 Sq Ft. Below Grade. 1.5 Car Garage with Circular Driveway. Fully Remodeled Kitchen with Granite Countertops, Living Room, Family Room, and Recreation Room. Beautifully landscaped garden with underground sprinkler system and a large fenced in Back Yard.

Text (833) 250-5929 for more info. No solicitation, please.


4. 38 Ferndale Rd, Deer Park, IL 60010


The beautiful entrance door leads to a spacious, open, high ceiling foyer with a gorgeous travertine tile floor. Pella Architectural Series windows bring the outdoors to life, providing an incredible panoramic view at the outside flower garden! Hardwood floors throughout! The main level offers an open concept perfect for entertaining with a large living room, dining room, and incredible gourmet kitchen with loads of custom cabinetry and granite countertops! The vast center island has plenty of seating and storage. French doors lead out of the kitchen onto a very private deck with a pergola, surrounded by a paved patio and built-in grill and fire pit right on it. The master bedroom, which is also on the main level, with hers and his walk-in closet, master bathroom with whirlpool tub, and walk-in travertine shower! French door from the master bedroom leading to the private deck with the full view of the garden. Stairs from the foyer area leading to three upstairs bedrooms and a bathroom. The main laundry is also upstairs. From the main level set of stairs are going to the finished part of the basement. The room is big enough to accommodate the entertainment area with a large screen TV and build in-wall speakers supporting Dolby 7.2 and some exercising or pool area. Additionally, there is a full-size bathroom with a steam shower cabin. The rest of the basement area consists of generous storage space, second laundry, mechanical installation, and a cold room.

Text (866) 756-7694 for more info. No solicitation, please.


5. 2903 Cherryhill Ct, Mchenry, IL 60050


Current owners are relocating and sad to leave this newly updated elegant 2 story almost 4,000 square foot home… From the minute you drive up to this home you will be drawn in by its fabulous curb appeal that is just as inviting on the outside as it is on the inside. The exterior paint, gutters, roof (30 Year Warranty), garage doors, and wifi uplighting are all brand new within the last year. Upon opening the front door you will be greeted by the 2 story foyer with an open remodeled staircase and gleaming newly refinished hardwood floors that flow from the entry thru to the dining room, butlers pantry, kitchen, and into the family room. The formal sundrenched living room with a pretty bay window has glass French doors to the office where you will find beautiful built-ins that are perfect for that in-home office. In the Heart of the home is the updated kitchen offering an abundance of 42-inch cabinets and granite counters including a massive breakfast bar, planning desk, built-in combo speed cook oven/microwave, a separate built-in oven, 5 burner cooktop, a fabulous updated Butlers pantry including built-in wine rack plus a fridge and the bay eating area. Enjoy a bug-free atmosphere from the large screened-in porch overlooking the private backyard. To finish off the first level is the entertaining size family room with a toasty fireplace to warm you on those chilly nights, a newly updated powder room, an updated large laundry room with tons of cabinets, a built-in sink, and a laundry chute with access in the upstairs hall. Take the back staircase to the second floor where you will find 4 very generous sized bedrooms, a full hall bath, a huge recreation room that has a second connected room, being used for a home theater. The master suite has 2 walk-in closets, 2 additional closets, a luxurious master bath with a whirlpool tub, a walk-in shower, and large double sink vanity. There is an attached oversized 3 car garage with stairs leading to the full basement. The basement has a deeper pour foundation and is prepped for a full bathroom, and a second fireplace. The home also has a central vacuum system and surround sound system wired thru-out the home and backyard. This Beauty Can Be Your Happily Ever After!

Text (855) 750-5678 for more info. No solicitation, please.

6. 731 Reserve Ct, South Elgin, IL 60177


UNIQUE INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY! – FOR SALE BY OWNER – WE HAVE OWNED THIS WONDERFUL HOME SINCE 2012 AND NOW LIVE OUT OF STATE. THE HOME HAS BEEN RENTED THE LAST 3 YEARS BY A GREAT FAMILY WHO STILL RESIDES IN THE HOME. THEY ARE UNDER LEASE CONTRACT THROUGH JUNE 30, 2023. PLEASE DO NOT DISTURB TENANTS. PHOTOS ARE FROM WHEN WE LIVED THERE AND MAY NOT BE EXACT REPRESENTATION OF CURRENT CONDITION. THANKS FOR LOOKING! CONTACT ERIC AT 630-301-1825 WITH ANY QUESTIONS OR TO SET UP SHOWING. This gorgeous brick and cedar home in private, wooded, creek-front setting boasts over 5,900 finished sq ft including the walk-out basement! Many extras include: secluded hot tub area, brick patio, grand Trex deck, main floor and upstairs laundry areas, intercom system, lawn sprinkler system, and 3 fireplaces. Located in the Reserve section of the Thornwood Pool Community within the St Charles School District, the home has many other features. The kitchen with sun room and eating areas has custom cabinetry, subway tile backsplash, chef level stainless steel appliances, a walk-in pantry, and planning desk. The great room, with a wall of windows to enjoy the wooded creek view, has a beautiful two-story stone fireplace. Upgraded trim and finish carpentry throughout. The master suite has a fireplace, and all upstairs bedrooms have a full, private bathroom, walk-in closet, and volume ceiling. The finished walk-out basement also has a stone fireplace and ample storage rooms.

Text (877) 551-8017 for more info. No solicitation, please.


7. 3325 Lake Knoll Dr, Northbrook, IL 60062


Lovely updated home in great condition. New roof 9/2020. Windows replaced in 2012. A/C and water heater. replaced 2016. Furnace 2011.

Text (833) 250-5929 for more info. No solicitation, please.


8. 239 Stonegate Rd, Bolingbrook, IL 60440



Text (855) 750-5678 for more info. No solicitation, please.


9. 7584 Bittersweet Dr, Gurnee, IL 60031


Want Views, Privacy, Serenity – this Custom-Built home on a Premier Wooded Lot backing up to a Nature Preserve and Golf Course awaits! Resort Style yard with Hydropool and a large private patio is a Sanctuary backing up to a Preserved Wooded Golf Course lot. Five Bedrooms, full finished basement and an open floorplan on the main level for families and entertaining. Large Master Suite with his/hers walk in closets and a huge master bath with a Jacuzzi tub. All upper lever bedrooms have custom closets. Full finished basement with a third full bath. Perfect location with park and nature trails less than a block away!

Text (888) 397-1230 for more info. No solicitation, please.


10. 1607 E Indiana St, Wheaton, IL 60187


COMING SOON!!!Custom built home with upgrades throughout. Finished basement in the heart of wheaton. Top schools and close to downtown — features 9 ft ceilings up n down pella windows. Brookwood cherry cabinets & granite counter tops in all kitchens & upstairs baths. Custom built in closet storage throughout the house. Kohler accessories lrg storage areas in attic. Almost 4,000 living space with the finished basement

Text (855) 750-5678 for more info. No solicitation, please.


Here is the list for June 2021. Preview Chicago showcases 10 new FSBOs every month. If you would like to sell your home by owner and would like to be included in our “Top Ten,” please text (312) 626-5276 or email