This is What $400,000 Will Buy You

We look at two similarly priced homes, one in Oak Park and one in Forest Park. Which would you prefer?

1. 1005 Ferdinand, Forest Park: Priced at $390,000, according to listings. 

This is a three-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom single family home. 

The home, built in 1929, features a new granite kitchen, hardwood floors and a wine fridge. There's a large deck in back with a pretty big yard, and the master bedroom features a huge walk-in closet and private deck.

2. 403 N. Taylor, Oak Park: Priced at $399,000, according to listings.

This is a three-bedroom, two-bathroom single family home. 

It was built in 1913 and features an open floor plan with lots of natural light. The first-floor master bedroom has a wall of built-in closets. There's a deck in the back yard with lots of space beyond that, and it's fenced in. 

Realtor source/information: Linda Little.

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Oak Park-River Forest // Forest Park

Out of these two homes, which one would you buy? In the comments, tell us how your house hunt is going. Those selling homes can use Patch to help spread the word.

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