Park Ridge Illinois is a charming and picturesque suburb with a vibrant population of 37,480 located just 14 miles northwest of the bustling Chicago downtown, conveniently near to the O'Hare International Airport, several major expressways, Central Transportation Authority, and the Metra train station.
Anyone interested in looking for New Homes for Sale Park Ridge IL
is in for a pleasant surprise. This vibrant community has many new and used homes ranging in price from $139,900 single family homes to luxurious new houses in the Lexington oaks area for around $350,000.
Unique artisan shops, specialty stores, and fine restaurants populate the Uptown area, where award-winning architecture in The Shops of Uptown blend into a serene downtown area with historical structures. The Park Ridge Uptown skyline is speckled with domed cupolas, church spires and the 100-foot tower atop the iconic Pickwick Theatre, which is listed among the National Register of Historic Places.
Park Ridge Attractions
- Art Colony: Founded in 1897 by Frederick Richardson, the Park Ridge Art Colony is a refuge for artists and intellectuals looking for the time and space to develop their projects.
- Civic Orchestra: The historic Park Ridge Civic Orchestra is an award-winning musical classical group and winner of “Orchestra of the Year” in 1998 and 2000.
- Taste of Park Ridge: This annual event is a local food festival where local and visiting culinary professionals share their best dishes with the public.
Park Ridge is a colorful, friendly, and growing community with terrific opportunities for business, employment, and education and has been called one of the best places in the US to live by www.bestplaces.net. For more information on this one of a kind location visit http://www.lexingtonchicago.com/
or call (847) 728-4700.