Barrington IL Real Estate & Homes For Sale

Welcome to Real Estate in Barrington, your best source for Barrington IL homes for sale. Whether you're interested in buying real estate in the Barrington IL area or selling real estate in Barrington IL, you've found the right place. You'll find all types of homes in Barrington, everything from luxury estate properties to custom new construction homesmany on larger lots and acreage.

You can search for homes by price, village, neighborhoods or schools. You won't find a more comprehensive website for your relocation to Barrington IL and buying a new home. Start with our gallery below, or Barrington communities and neighborhoods.

Country Suburban Homes in Barrington Illinois

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My Relocation Story


The Early Years of Moving I remember being on a plane and every time we took off or landed my ears screamed at me. I was five and I had to bear this horrible pain six times before we arrived in Singapore. Thank goodness it was over, well for two and a half years anyway. We lived in Singapore as my Dad was stationed there with the Royal Air Force, but the time came to go back home to England. I recall I had forgotten about that ear pain but yet here we were taking off and landing again several Continue Reading

Late Year Inventory of Barrington Homes For Sale

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I never managed to get a market report completed for September and here we are already in November. As we head into the time of year we all get to celebrate with family and friends, the real estate market activity here in the midwest always cools, just like the temperatures. I have already had a quiet week and with Christmas ads on the TV and a new frost this morning, we know the holidays and winter are coming. September 2015 Market Report For Barrington IL Home Sales First let's back track to Continue Reading

How Do We Get Your Mom as Our Realtor?


Isn't that a nice question to hear. My son's friends recently got married and decided why not buy their first home too. Even though I had met them only once, it's nice to know that they instantly trust and want me as their Realtor. We managed to find them a home before the wedding and close the home before the honeymoon. That's a pretty busy schedule to stick to, but this couple were decision makers, go getters. First time buyers who are young and have never been exposed to the real estate Continue Reading

Is Your Realtor a Salesman – a Service Person – a Protector?


Statements are not necessarily fact. We should do what we say. Actions speak louder than words. Testimonials support actions. Due diligence is highly recommended. If you are a home buyer, seller and landlord or tenant, the chances are you'll be needing the services of a Realtor for buying, selling or renting. That's not to say you cannot do it all on your own because you can. Most people don't have the time for it and are quite happy to hire a Realtor to take on the work of selling a home, Continue Reading

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Choose Your Lifestyle - Search Homes For Sale in Barrington IL

If you're looking for a lifestyle home in Barrington IL, you've come to the best website there is. We focus on matching home buyers with the country suburban lifestyle offered in The Villages of Barrington and some of our neighbor communities. Whether you are looking to buy a home on an acre or more of land, a luxury estate home or an equestrian property, as your Barrington IL real estate specialist, we can't wait to help you.

New home in Sunset Estates Barrington ILHome buyers want to see all the homes for sale in Barrington Illinois and we've made it as simple as starting a home search, or for more specific searching you can search by community, neighborhood, school name, price or map.

Each of the villages of Barrington offer different kinds of real estate. For luxury homes, those priced at $1 Million and above, your best choices will be in: Barrington HillsSouth Barrington, and Inverness. For homes on acreage look in unincorporated Barrington, Barrington Hills, Lake Barrington, North Barrington, South Barrington, Deer Park, Inverness and Tower Lakes. For larger lots, 5 or more acres you'll need to look in Barrington Hills, there's also a limited supply in unincorporated Barrington and North Barrington.

You can find golf homes for sale in Barrington IL in Lake Barrington Shores and Wynstone. Waterfront homes can be found in all of the Barrington Communities with the best choices and larger lakes in Barrington Hills, Inverness and South Barrington.

No matter what your lifestyle dreams are Barrington has plenty of real estate choices including luxury, equestrian, waterfront, ranches, golf, summer homes for snowbirds; or just peace, tranquility and nature at your back door.

Country Suburban Homes on Acreage

vacant lotsLocated in the northwest suburbs of Chicago Illinois, Barrington is a country suburban community of property on acre or larger lot sizes. We also have the center of Barrington, a village steeped in history, with smaller traditional lot sizes. The surrounding country suburban villages of Barrington offer homes on 1 to 5 acres, with equestrian options and even larger lot sizes from 5 acres up to 100 acres.

Living the country suburban lifestle with a home on acreage provides more tranquility and peace, room to play soccer or fly kites with the kids, enjoy wildlife and birds at your back door, allows your dogs to run off their energy outside in their own park like backyard. You'll also enjoy the speration with no neighbors right on top of you and ability to have backyard parties and barbeques, even weddings without offending anyone.

Whether you are looking for a one acre lot or larger, the choice of home prices and styles is diverse and you can start by viewing available properties by location and lot size. You can also browse all the vacant lots of one acre or more for sale as you may be ready to build your dream home.

Luxury Homes

Luxury Homes in BarringtonBarrington is well known as a luxury homes community. With a median price of $600,000 we have plenty of real estate priced from $1 million up through $19 million. Luxury may mean something different to each person asked. For some it's based on price, for others the lifestyle it affords, and others for the features each property offers.

You may be looking for large square footage, high bedroom count, golf course homes or gated communities. Perhaps you need a home with features such as in law living areas or nanny quarters, entertainment and outdoor living areas, a space for car collections, or even as a long term real estate investment.

Whatever your luxury home needs are, Barrington has the diversity in choice and price not matched by any other local community in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. Start your luxury home search today.

Equestrian Property Choices in Barrington & Barrington Hills

Barrington Hills is home to most of our equestrian properties the Barrington area. Un-incorporated Barrington also has larger lots, typically 5 acres that are zoned for horses. North Barrington has a few horse properties.

Barrington Hills Village tightly controls what horse facilities are allowed and how many horses on each real estate parcel. Before buying any property it's wise to contact each Barrington village or the county to find out what the zoning allows. Our area has small and large horse farms, there are also owners that have other livestock. Start your horse property search today.

Relocating to Barrington - Finding Homes or Moving On & Selling Your Home

home-660378_640If you are relocating to Barrington or moving locally, we know the market, the inventory and the community. We help buyers from all walks of life, and would love to know how we can help you. We'll also make you aware of any issues that might affect your real estate investment. We'll provide non pressured guidance and opinions on location and re-sale if needed, so you'll feel comfortable when you decide to purchase a home. Our extensive experience with luxury home buyers, relocation and years worked in the financial sector perfectly place us as the best Realtor for Barrington home buyers.

If it's time to relocate and leave Barrington, we are here to help and know all that needs to be done. From preparation to marketing your home, being your eyes on the ground if you've left, we have the relocation experience and personal perspective. We understand what you'll be expecting from us as your sellers Realtor.

Corinne Guest As Your Barrington Real Estate Agent

If you want a country loving gal with down to earth values, Corinne is the Realtor for you. Her no nonsense attitude, combined with a high level of responsiveness, are essential elements that enable Corinne to provide her clients with the very best level of service and support. Read more about Corinne.