West Chicago is a fast-growing suburb with a wide variety of homes on the market to attract new-comers. Those looking to settle in the area will find all sorts of architectural styles, house sizes, price ranges and neighborhood environments to choose from. For all budgets, West Chicago offers affordable residential real estate with all the amenities and comforts buyers want in a suburban abode.
Single-family homes in West Chicago start in the low $100,00s. Lower priced residences include a variety of ranches, two-stories, and older properties with two to three bedrooms and one bathroom. Mid-range houses are generally well-kept three-bedrooms with two bathrooms that boast modern updates, spacious backyards, master suites, and other extras. On the high end of real estate in West Chicago are the several-hundred-thousand-dollar properties that offer large four-bedroom layouts with granite kitchen countertops, stainless steel appliances, three-car garages, custom woodwork, and much more. There are a couple $1 million+ listings in West Chicago, but these are few and far between.
As for attached housing (better known as condominiums and townhomes), West Chicago's market is limited but sufficient. Prices vary from $60,000 to $300,000 - quite a big span - but what you get for your money also runs the gamut. There are some older condominium complexes whose age and amenities are reflected in the lowered price tag. On the other hand, a new townhome development is going up in West Chicago called Woodland Court that features some of the most expensive units in town. The residences are going for $329,000 a pop and offer a pleasant cul-de-sac locale. The middle-of-the-road condo and townhouse options in West Chicago are very nice 10 - 25 year-old units with hardwood floors, open floor plans, in-unit laundry and private outdoor space.