1696 1st Street Highland Park, IL
$ 399,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#09478582
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityHighland Park
  • AreaHighland Park
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60035
  • Style
  • Taxes11094
  • Price$ 399,000
  • Bedrooms1
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3175
  • Lot Size4,901 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Nicholas M. DeFrank
Property Description

Located in downtown Highland Park, 1694-1696 First St is directly across from the Metra station and within walking distance to shops, restaurants and services. The property features two buildings. The front building, 1696 First St., is a single-story residence that can be used as a home or office. 1696 features one bedroom, living room, kitchen, one bathroom and an unfinished basement. The rear building, 1694 is two stories, with the first floor encompassing three private offices, storage and 1/2 bath. The upstairs of 1694 can be used as an office with two private rooms, conference area, kitchen and one full bathroom, or possibly, with city approval, as a residence with two bedrooms. The area between the two buildings is a landscaped courtyard. This property could be used as a live/work space, office for small business or redevelopment. The zoning, RO, is high density residential/office. The property is currently leased until November 30, 2019, but may be terminated early.

Price History
1/2/2019 Listed $499,000
9/8/2020 21% - $399,000

General Features

Age Unknown
Assessment Includes None
Built Before 1978 Yes
Community Features Sidewalks, Street Lights
County Lake
Detached Type 1 Story, Coach House
Directions Central Ave and then south on First St
District Elementary School 112
District High School 112
District Middle/Junior School 112
Full Baths 2
General Information Commuter Train
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Half Baths 1
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Space/s
Rehab Yes
Sewer Sewer-Public
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Tax Year 2016
Taxes 11094.84
Waterfront No
Year Built U

Interior Features

Air Conditioning 1 (Window/Wall Unit)
Basement Partial
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) No
Basement Description Unfinished
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor Not Applicable
Corporate Limits Highland Park
Dining Room Dimensions COMBO
Dining Room Level Main Level
Family Room Dimensions 12X12
Heater Fuel Type Gas
Kitchen Dimensions 8X8
Kitchen Level Main Level
Laundry Dimensions 5X7
Laundry Level/Floor Basement
Living Area 3175
Living Room Dimensions 15X9
Living Room Level/Floor 2nd Level
Master Bath Full
Master Bed Dimensions 10X12
Master Bedroom Level Main Level
Other Room 2 Dimensions 10X6
Other Room 4 Level Not Applicable
Other Room 6 Level Not Applicable
Other Room 7 Level Not Applicable
Rooms List 2nd Kitchen
Street Suffix Street
Total Bathrooms 2.1
Total Rooms 6

Exterior Features

City Highland Park
Acreage .1125
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Lot Dimensions 35X140
Lot Size Area Less Than .25 Acre
Parking Ownership Owned
Total Parking 2
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
2nd Kitchen 10X6 2nd Level
Dining Room COMBO Main Level
Family Room 12X12 Main Level
Living Room 15X9 2nd Level
Master Bedroom 10X12 Main Level


  • 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 60035

AVG $1.26M
AVG $23,414
AVG 81
AVG 33
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