Elburn is located in Kane County, about 46 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1881, the Village of Elburn is a growing suburb of close to 5,000 residents.

Although maintaining a sense of a small community is the foundation on which Elburn is built, the Village is increasingly being recognized as a rapidly growing suburb focused on smart growth principles. Elburn is working hard to maintain it’s vision of “Bigger, Not Just Better” through careful planning and management.

Residents and visitors alike enjoy this actively thriving community in the far western suburbs.


Leslie Ebersole, Real Estate Broker
962 S Randall Rd St. CharlesIL60174 USA 
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Homes Sold and Under Contract Hit New Highs in Fox Valley

The number of homes under contract in St. Charles, Geneva, Batavia, Wayne and Elburn has increased an amazing 53% since August of 2011. The number of homes sold has increased 16% in August of this year compared to August of last year. The total inventory of homes for sale has dropped over 50% to 6.2 months, [...]

How To Revive A “Brown Lawn”

Is your lawn looking pretty bad this year? Mine does. We’ve been facing drought-like conditions here in the Fox Valley. I was focused on preserving my gardens with hand-watering, so by mid-June the lawn at my St. Charles home looked like it usually does at the end of August. As a homeowner, you can take [...]

Blackberry Creek Elburn IL New Listings

Blackberry Creek is a newer subdivision set on 625 acres in Elburn, IL. This attractive enclave of single family and attached homes is located 5 miles west of Geneva, 15 miles from Naperville and 45 miles from Chicago. Blackberry Creek is just 3 miles from the Elburn Metra train station for easy commuting into Chicago. Blackberry Creek offers quiet [...]

680 Avon Ct Elburn, IL Just Sold

680 Avon Ct Elburn, IL Just Sold! Listed May 2, under contract May 9, closed September 1 for $270,000, this was a short sale that we successfully negotiated with Bank of America. Listed by Elburn real estate agents Leslie Ebersole and Katie Hemming of Baird & Warner Real Estate. Price $280,000 Beds 5 Baths 2 [...]

Elburn IL Market Update | Single Family Homes | July 1 2011

Elburn IL Market Update | Single Family Homes | July 1 2011 The mid-year Elburn IL Market Update for single family home sales in Elburn IL shows some interesting results. Home sales prices in Elburn continue to decline as buyers choose short sales and REOs (bank owned properties) over traditional sales. There have been 40 [...]

2N885 Elodie Dr Elburn Open House June 5

2N885 Elodie Dr  Elburn, IL Open House Sunday, June 5   1:00 – 3:00

Elburn IL Market Update | Single Family Homes | May 15 2011

Elburn IL Market Update | Single Family Homes | May 15 2011 The warm days of summer are approaching and home buyers are looking in Elburn IL for the perfect home. There are many nice listings but you have to move fast on the best ones. This home at 680 Avon Court was listed May 02 [...]

Elburn IL Halloween Trick or Treat

Elburn IL will see ghosts and goblin, pirates and princesses, out to trick or treat this Halloween on Sunday October 31 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. Parents should supervise little ones and carefully check treats! Have fun this Halloween in Elburn, IL.

How’s The Market in Elburn IL? Kane County Outperforms Chicago Metro Areas

Whether I’m standing in line at the grocery store or meeting a new client in Elburn  IL, people want to know “what’s happening in the housing market?”. The national news has certainly been discouraging. On August 24 the Chicago Tribune published the unsettling article Chicago Area Home Sales Plunge in July. But here in the [...]

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