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CHICAGO METROPOLITAN NEIGHBORHOODS

Chicago Metropolitan Real Estate

The Chicago Metropolitan Area real estate market (commonly known as “Chicagoland”) offers a broad selection of properties including a large number of single-family homes, condo units (closer to Downtown Chicago), as well as townhouses. Properties closer to Downtown Chicago tend to be taller and set on smaller lots. As you get further from the downtown area, you’ll notice the houses become more sprawling as do the lots they are situated on. Frankfort and Orland Park also offer condos, duplexes, and townhouses.

The Chicago Metropolitan Area

Chicagoland is made up of nine counties: Cook, DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kankakee, Kane, Kendall, McHenry, and Will County. Within these counties, you’ll find a number of popular suburbs each with its own unique profile.

Chicagoland has one of the largest and most diverse economies in the United States and is home to more than 400 major corporate headquarters. With so many major corporations choosing to center their operations from this area, there is no shortage of employment opportunities.

When it comes to entertainment, the area has got you covered. Sports fan? Chicagoland is home to a number of major league sports teams including the Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Chicago Bears, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Blackhawks, and Chicago Fire as well as a number of other professional and college sports teams. If you’re a sports fan Chicagoland is the place to be! Theatre and performing arts? Numerous theatres and venues offer a broad selection of plays, musicals, Broadway Productions, and concerts throughout the year.

The best way to buy and sell in Chicagoland

Michael Clendenning of RE/MAX 10

Mike is dedicated to putting his 30 years of experience and local knowledge to work for you in all steps of your real estate transaction, from start to finish. Find out why Mike Clendenning has been an excellent resource in Chicagoland since 1987 and is one of the most respected Realtors for buying and selling in Chicago and its Suburbs.

Work with one of the very best in Chicagoland real estate, because you deserve no less.