Esser acquired the property in Feb. 2006. The 2,204-square-foot house was built in 1976 in Lake Forest East. Jamie Roth of Prudential Rubloff is the listing agent for the home.
Esser has been a writer for soap operas. Her projects include working for "The Young and the Restless" and "The Bold and the Beautiful".
She has won at the Daytime Emmy Awards and the Writers Guild of America Awards.
According to BlockShopper.com, there have been 314 home sales in Lake Forest during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $1.025 million.
Address: 471 East Illinois Road
Buyer(s): Esser Janice 1 Trust and Ferri Janice
Seller(s): Janice Ferri 1 Trust and Nka Janice Esser
Sale date: Feb. 22, 2006