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North suburbsMorton Grove

Lexington Station nears a sellout in Morton Grove

Lexington Station Metra

Only a few of the 31 new rowhomes remain available for sale at the popular Lexington Station in Morton Grove. The remaining homes span 1,603 to 1,913 square feet and include 2 or 3 bedrooms, 2 ½ baths and a 2-car garage. The homes are priced from $312,990. Lexington Station is close to I-94, and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 17, 2014

New Palatine townhomes with a flexible loft space

Lexington Oaks area

As more people work from home or telecommute a few days a week, the need for a home office becomes compelling. One of the plans at Lexington Oaks, fifteen new townhomes under construction in Palatine, has a first-floor master suite. The second floor has a large, flexible loft area that can serve as a highly-functional ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 12, 2014

Award-winning Palatine townhomes at Lexington Hills

Lexington Hills

The 3-bedroom, 2 ½ bath townhomes at Lexington Hills in Palatine recently won four Key awards from the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago. Lexington Homes has refined the townhome form over its 40-plus years to surprise and satisfy current home buyers. The Lexington Hills townhomes are clear standouts, unusual in many ways. The homes ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 3, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

New Bridgeport homes expand a successful community

Lexington Square

Several months ago Lexington Square‘s third phase launched 20 new rowhomes and the second phase of Lexington Place began the sale of 19 new single-family homes. The new homes reflect the expansion of a successful community that has drawn scores of value-conscious buyers to a location steps from Bridgeport‘s popular Donovan Park. The Lexington Square ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 20, 2014
ChicagoNorthwest Side

Sleek new townhomes near Logan Square attractions

3634 W George

The six new 3-bedroom, 2 ½ bath townhomes at 3634 W George St are an essay in sophisticated design at an affordable price. The latest offering from PNC Development boasts a sleek high-style interior with warm timber accents, high ceilings and large sliding-door windows that open to a spacious patio / green space. The first ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 18, 2014
North suburbsPark Ridge

Park Ridge townhomes slated for spring delivery

Park Ridge Place

Park Ridge Place, a gated community of 16 townhomes in north suburban Park Ridge is targeting spring 2015 for first occupancy. Park Ridge Place offers buyers upscale new-construction townhomes pre-completion priced from the $370s in a convenient location a quarter-mile south of Touhy Ave on Dee Rd. Park Ridge Place shares popular floor plans with ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 13, 2014

New Palatine townhomes with forest preserve views

Lexington Hills

The gently rolling terrain at Lexington Hills in Palatine offers home buyers a choice of views, including uninterrupted vistas over the adjacent Deer Grove Forest Preserve. Deer Grove spans 1,800 acres and is a popular destination for hikers, cyclists and nature enthusiasts. Lexington Hills has 3-bedroom, 2 ½ bath homes with 2-car garages. The homes ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 7, 2014

New Palatine townhomes at Lexington Hills deliver the unexpected

Lexington Hills

Over the years you may have developed a set of assumptions about what to expect in a townhome. And over the years Lexington Homes, one of Chicago’s most experienced homebuilders, has been refining the townhome form to delight and surprise home buyers. The townhomes at Lexington Hills in Palatine showcase how the townhome form can ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 16, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

New homes reflect the reinvention of Bridgeport

Lexington Place

The Chicago Advocate blog has an informative and detailed, if somewhat boosterish, overview of the changes that have occurred and are about to occur in Bridgeport. The Lexington Square townhomes and Lexington Place single-family homes reflect the continuing and growing appeal of one of Chicago’s most-storied and loyalty-inspiring neighborhoods. Lexington Square recently launched its third ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 1, 2014

Lexington Oaks townhomes in Palatine are all about convenience

Lexington Oaks

Lexington Oaks is a boutique development of fifteen new townhomes in three 5-unit buildings, pre-completion base-priced from $336,990. There are two home styles to choose from, both with 3-bedrooms and 2 ½ baths. One of the plans features a master suite on the first floor and two bedrooms and a loft on the second. The ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 24, 2014

New models open at Lexington Hills townhomes in Palatine

Lexington Hills

Over a span of four decades Lexington Homes has built thousands of townhomes and continues to refine the form to mesh perfectly with the way that home buyers want to live. Lexington Homes recently opened three new models at Lexington Hills in Palatine. The Summit model, which is base-priced from $334,990, has an open plan ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 12, 2014
North suburbsPark Ridge

Lexington Homes kicks off pre-sales at Park Ridge Place

Park Ridge Place

Lexington Homes has announced the start of pre-construction sales at Park Ridge Place, a gated community of 16 townhomes in north suburban Park Ridge. Construction will begin in September, with first deliveries slated for spring of 2015. Located on Dee Road, a quarter mile south of Touhy Ave, Park Ridge Place offers buyers upscale new-construction ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 27, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

See classic cars and classic homes in Bridgeport this weekend

A classic roadster

The St Barbara Classic Car Show will be held this Saturday, August 23, from 9 am to 4 pm, at 2859 S Throop St in Bridgeport. The event will feature classic show cars, antiques, custom hot rods and muscle cars. Car owners pay a fee to exhibit, but the event is free to viewers. The ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 21, 2014

Lexington Oaks in Palatine has first-floor master suites

Lexington Oaks

Lexington Oaks is a boutique development of fifteen new townhomes in three 5-unit buildings. There are two 3-bedroom, 2 ½ bath home styles to choose from, one of which features a master suite on the first floor and two bedrooms and a loft on the second. The other townhome plan has three bedrooms upstairs. Both ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 15, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

New homes in Bridgeport just steps from Donovan Park

Lexington Square kitchen

Lexington Square‘s third phase is launching 20 new rowhomes and the second phase of Lexington Place has begun the sale of 19 new single-family homes. The Lexington Square rowhomes feature 3 or 4 bedrooms, 2 ½ or 3 ½ baths, high ceilings, hardwood floors in living areas, kitchens with ample cabinet and counter space and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 14, 2014

New Palatine townhomes adjacent to Deer Grove Forest Preserve

Lexington Hills

Construction is in full swing at Lexington Hills, a community of 51 new townhomes adjacent to the Deer Grove Forest Preserve in northwest suburban Palatine. Furnished models are slated to open next month, but sales have already been brisk. Deer Grove spans 1,800 acres and hosts upland forest, wooded ravines, wetlands and meandering creeks. Fourteen ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 11, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

Classic single-family homes near Donovan Park in Bridgeport

Lexington Place

The first phase of Lexington Place, pictured above, sold quickly and became an instant Bridgeport classic. The homes have the friendly, familiar, welcoming feel that marks a great neighborhood. Lexington Place 2 offers 19 new, spacious single-family homes at 37th Pl and S Sangamon St in a quiet location that’s been transformed by Lexington Homes, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 8, 2014
North suburbsMorton Grove

Lexington Station townhomes in Morton Grove more than two-thirds sold

Lexington Station

Construction is underway on 31 new townhomes at Lexington Station in Morton Grove, and more than two-thirds of them are already under contract. Two- and 3-bedroom, 2 ½ bath townhomes with 2-car garages are priced from $312,990. Lexington Station has been attracting North Shore and city buyers who are excited about the opportunity to buy ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 5, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Construction underway at sold-out Basecamp River North

Basecamp River North

Building permits have issued for Basecamp River North, the new rowhome development at 450 W Oak St, and construction is underway. The 47-unit Near North Side development was first announced last December, and has sold out. Basecamp River North will enjoy some of the best rowhome views in Chicago when it’s complete.

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Posted by Joe Zekas on August 1, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Will Basecamp River North have Chicago’s best rowhouse views?

Basecamp view

Foundation work is underway at Basecamp River North, a 47-unit rowhouse development at 450 W Oak that was announced last December. The first two phases of the Near North Side development are sold out. Phase III units are priced from $562,900 for 3-bedroom, 3-baths and $749,900 for 4-bedroom, 3 ½ bath homes. The first photo ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 16, 2014