725 Laurel Avenue Des Plaines, IL
$ 250,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10675646
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityDes Plaines
  • AreaDes Plaines
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60016
  • StyleRanch
  • Year Built1948
  • Taxes2965
  • Price$ 250,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms1
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage1600
  • Lot Size7,492 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Baird & Warner
Property Description

Large 3 bedroom 1642 sqft solid brick ranch built in 1944. Lath & Plaster high quality construction. Super close to downtown of Des Plaines, walk to metra and public transportation. Silk Stocking location. Home features 2 beautiful fireplaces, large dining room with corner built in hutches. Home has been updated with beautiful Vinyl windows, newer boiler and central AC as well. This home has been loved for over 40 years but has had deferred maintenance. Original kitchen - ideas to open up wall into the dining room for an open concept. Cute home has full basement, partially finished with the other wood burning fireplace. Wonderful workshop area, laundry area, plus huge pantry area. The three generous sized bedrooms all have hardwood floors below the carpeting, good sized closets. The attached garage has double doors, back door and attached to home via a lovely breezeway. Roof leaked years ago, has been repaired but interior ceilings have not been repaired. Please see beyond the peeling paint, deferred maintenance and clutter. Bring your decorating ideas a few gallons of paint to make this a stunning home. Home is shown by appointment only. Home sold as is and is taking cash or conventional financing.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Central Elementary School Chippewa Middle School Maine West High School
Price History
3/24/2020 Listed $265,000
6/23/2020 6% - $250,000

General Features

Appliances Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
Architectural Style Ranch
Elementary School Central Elementary School
Exterior Features Breezeway
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Steam
High School Maine West High School
Interior Features 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features
Junior High Chippewa Middle School
New Construction No
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active Under Contract

Interior Features

Basement Partially Finished
Bedroomspossible 3
Below Grade Finished Area 570
Full Baths 1
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Table Space
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 3

Exterior Features

Exterior Brick, Wood Siding
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 50X150
Lot Features Corner Lot
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Dining Room 13X13 Main Level Carpet
Enclosed Porch 15X11 Main Level
Family Room 30X16 Basement Vinyl
Living Room 22X14 Main Level Carpet
Master Bedroom 16X13 Main Level Carpet
Storage 11X5 Basement
Utility Room-Lower Level 38X15 Basement


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60016

AVG $250K
AVG $4,512
AVG 40
Year Built
AVG 1970
AVG 58
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