There are open houses a-plenty this weekend as the summer season gets rolling. Here’s a sampling of some of the homes available to tour this Sunday.

928 Asbury Ave.

928 Asbury Ave.

Open noon to 2 p.m. Sunday. List price: $649,000. Taxes: $9.965. 4BR/3BA.

This four bedroom, three-bath Victorian row house in South Evanston has many updates. Renovations completed in 2008 include new windows, a high-velocity heating, ventilation and air-conditioning sytem, a new roof and sewer line. 

Built in 1894, the home has a gracious living room with wood-burning fireplace, and a separate dining room. There are also hardwood floors.

The gourmet kitchen has top-of-the-line appliances, dark wood cabinets, granite coutertops and an island/ breakfast bar.

There are new baths, spacious bedrooms and there is an abundance of storage space. The third floor master suite has skylights and a walk-in closet. There is also room for an office.

A finished basement includes a family room, laundry area, and exercise space. For more information, contact Scott Rife with Prudential Rubloff at 312-368-3286.

838 Sheridan Rd. - open Sun. noon to 2 p.m.

838 Sheridan Road

Open noon to 2 p.m. Sunday. List price: $999,000. Taxes: $19,009. 6BR/3BA.

This stately home, built at the turn of the last century, is in Evanston’s Lake Shore Historic District. Architectural details of this Prairie-style home include crown molding and leaded glass windows. Large picture windows offer views of the park and lake. 

There is a grand living room with wood-burning fireplace, and separate formal dining room. 

The family room and eat-in kitchen overlook a large deck and back yard.

On the second floor, there is a spacious master suite with a fireplace, sunroom and balcony. Three additional bedrooms are also on the second floor.

The third floor has two bedrooms, one of which could be used as an office, and a bath.

This property is located in the Lincoln/ Nichols School District. For more information, contact Bonnie Wilson with Koenig & Strey at 847-226-7292.

1309 Seward - Open Sun. noon - 2 p.m.

1309 Seward St.

Open noon to 2 p.m. Sunday. List price: $349,000. Taxes: $5,835. 3BR/2.5 BA.

This South Evanston townhome has 1700 square feet of living space and an open floor plan.

The main floor includes an L-shaped living / dining area, an updated eat-in kitchen with breakfast bar, as welll as a den/ office. There are also hardwood floors, an in-unit vacuum, and central air conditioning. 

On the second floor, there is a master suite and two additional bedrooms with a hallway bath.

Laundry facilities and a large storage area that could be converted to a family room are in the basement.

The property has been professionally landscaped and offers a patio area in back. There is also an attached garage. For more information call Andrea Seeley with Coldwell Banker at 773-593-6994.

2904 Colfax St. - Open Sun. 1 to 3 p.m.

2904 Colfax St.

Open 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. List price: $739,000. Taxes: $14,292. 3BR/2.5BA.

This Tuscan-inspired home has many distinguishing architectural features including a tile roof, rooftop terrace and a Juliet wrought iron balcony.

There is a formal living room with wood-burning fireplace and separate formal dining room.

The renovated kitchen includes designer cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, including a Sub Zero refrigerator, and a breakfast bar. There is a family room that leads to an enclosed porch with dramatic arched windows.

On the second floor are the master suite and two bedrooms.  There is also an office and a library. Both second-floor baths have been renovated.

This light-filled home, on a corner lot, is in the Lincolnwood Elementary School District and handy to Central Street shops. For more information, contact Debbie Magnusen with @properties at 847-910-1130.

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