Houses For Sale in Northbrook, IL

Although having been used as the backdrop for some feature films, Northbrook still manages to give that homely, small town feeling. Among the biggest of communities located on the North Shore, Northbrook is home to corporate headquarters and business districts. To temper the corporate feel, there are residential areas with beautiful parks scattered throughout the community.


Potawatomi Native Americans were the first to settle in Northbrook. Joel Sterling Sherman was the next to take up residence after purchasing in excess of 150 acres. Northbrook became a village in 1901 under the name Schermerville, named after Frederick Schermer, the donor of land used to establish its first rail station. In the year 1923, the name Schermerville was changed and the community is now known as Northbrook.

Offering a great diversity of housing options, Northbrook’s style of home architecture, ranges from contemporary to mid-century ranch in its residential areas. Condominiums and townhouses are also among the choices for those wishing to live in the town.


The community’s educational needs are met by five high-ranking public school districts. The Edens Expressway, a Metra station and the Tri-State Tollway meet the community’s transportation needs.


Home of Northbrook Court, a mall which houses retailers, restaurants and a movie theater the community’s inhabitants are avid fans of recreation, entertainment and shopping. For those who like to get physical, there are well regarded facilities and programs throughout the year available for almost every sport. Not to be forgotten is the yearly Northbrook Days festival, which is yet another opportunity for the residents to have fun. is perfect for finding new and existing real estate listings in Northbrook. analyzes hundreds of data points in Northbrook to bring you the most up-to-date information for every property type. We make it easy to find homes for rent, condos, multi-family homes, lots for sale, and luxury homes for sale in Northbrook, IL. It's a cinch to find the best real estate agents in Northbrook by connecting you to the right agents in the area. Currently, there are 118 active listings in Northbrook, with new homes coming on the market each and every day. With the newest listings to lots and lands and even farms and ranches in Northbrook, is a smart move when it comes to finding the right property for you.

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Currently, there are 89 Residential, 2 Commercial, 7 Lots and Land, and 14 Rental listings in Northbrook, IL.

Open Houses in Northbrook, IL

1932 Penfold Place, Northbrook, IL
3,696 ft²
0.23 acre
Sun, Jun 28
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
3831 Crestwood Drive, Northbrook, IL
4,140 ft²
0.27 acre
Sun, Jun 28
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
2230 White Oak Drive, Northbrook, IL
3,616 ft²
0.3 acre
Sun, Jun 28
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM

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