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Edgewater, Illinois Real Estate

Some of the best views of Chicago can be seen from the residences of Edgewater. There is a neighborhood beach which features walking paths, observation areas, wildflowers and its own fishing pier. The inherent beauty of this waterside village has been well preserved from vegetation to sea life. A wide range of housing options is available, including enchanting vintage brick condominiums and townhouses as well as modern high-rises and renovated single-family homes and new developments on clean, tree-lined streets. Around $200,000 will put you in a 2-bedroom, 1-bath Edgewater condo, whereas $400,000 will buy a 4 bedroom Victorian home in one of Edgewater's exclusive neighborhoods. Condos and townhome start at prices as low as $150,000 and reach prices as high as $750,000. Single-family homes start as low as $300,000 and can be found for any price in between, to as high as $1.5 million. Whatever your dream home, it?s waiting for you in Edgewater.
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Edgewater Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Illinois

Located just six miles north of downtown Chicago, Edgewater is a vibrant, exceptionally diverse community on the western shore of Lake Michigan. Edgewater offers countless outdoor activities thanks to 17 parks and beaches, as well as incomparable culture and entertainment, including popular eateries featuring a range of ethnic cuisines to mirror its own multi-cultural population.

The residents of this open-minded waterside town represent all walks of life, collectively speaking nearly 60 different languages. You will find eclectic boutiques, excellent theaters, religious centers for all faiths and two large libraries, as well as numerous community classes, clubs and activities like block parties, beach bonfires, concerts in the park and holiday parades.

The Red Line "L" Train provides access to internal and external neighborhoods and is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The city bus route picks up and drops off travelers in all areas of the community. Bicycle and pedestrian paths line many of the major roadways and are kept well maintained by the city.

Scholars of all ages can choose from a large selection of public, private and parochial schools in the area, most notably Loyola University, which is located on the north end of town. The beautiful landscape, thriving economy, historic charm and modern efficiency of Edgewater appeal to single professionals, young families, retirees and students alike. These people are welcoming and proud of their multi-cultural town.


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