The community of Geneva is located approximately 40 miles west of Chicago near the Fox River. Originally settled by Daniel Shaw Haight and incorporated as a village in 1858, Geneva today is a growing suburb of approximately 22,000 residents. The city takes pride in its history, still visible in the form of 19th century homes and historic architecture.
Geneva is home to the Kane County Cougars – an affiliate of the Florida Marlins – and the Kane County Eagles, a semi-pro minor league football team. Residents can enjoy the area's scenery by exploring Fabyan Forest Preserve, biking along the town's many trails, or relaxing in one of the many parks in the Geneva Park District.
The students of Geneva's School District 304 consistently exceed state averages on the Illinois Goal Assessment Program and on the ACT. Real estate in Geneva is affordable, with single-family homes, townhouses and condominiums available in a variety of styles and a wide range of prices.
Geneva, Illinois's real estate market offers buyers with a fine selection of townhomes and condos, along with single-family homes at affordable prices. Average listing prices for properties in Geneva currently run at just under $370,000, which can buy you a 2-bedroom/2-bathroom luxury corner condo in the River North subdivision, or a 4-bedroom/2.5-bathroom single-family home in the Mill Creek subdivision. Real estate prices can go as high as $1.2 million for new construction, custom built homes, historic properties, and estates.
Geneva Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of January 26th, 2015: homes priced around $446,076 compared to $442,024 the previous week, for a slight increase of less than +1%. For Saturday, January 31st, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.82%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.96%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.25%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.99%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Geneva IL. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Geneva to help you find the best home!