Above, you will see a summary of real estate in Des Plaines, IL. On average, homes in Des Plaines, IL cost $238,900, a value that is 37% higher than the average in Illinois. In general terms, this results in Des Plaines, IL real estate being less affordable than Illinois real estate. On average, people who rent houses in Des Plaines, IL pay $1,038; this value is 12% higher than the average amount renters pay in Illinois. 77.0% of Des Plaines, IL residents own their own homes and, on average, each of the homes has 2.5 occupants. Des Plaines, IL real estate features a range of homes, which include everthing from large houses to small condos to stacked townhomes. Accessing real estate listings and homes that are up for sale in Des Plaines, IL is easy because in our search area shown above, we categorize real estate and homes based on location, price, and the number of bedrooms and bathrooms.