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There is no denying that homebuyers living in Chicago have countless residential communities to choose from. Still some of Chicago's most affordable and livable neighborhoods and suburbs are located in Chicago's southland. Not only are these areas convenient to the city, but buyers will find picturesque settings, historic districts, and small town charms that buyers are looking for. Many south side communities have all the qualities Chicagoans desire in homebuying – yet the south side and south suburbs remain Chicago's best kept secrets.

Upscale communities on the south side, such as historic Beverly and Morgan Park in Chicago, and suburbs like Palos Park, and Orland Park feature a collection of highly desirable homes. Many of these areas have drawn a range of upscale homebuyers – entrepreneurs, professionals, families and intellectuals who all recognize the many benefits that these areas offer. They have natural beauty near the Cook County Forest Preserves, fine schools, excellent recreation and unmatched privacy.

What makes the real estate market in Chicago's southland a cut above is the sheer range of properties to choose from. For example, homes in Beverly-Morgan Park range from charming single-family residences to magnificent historic mansions. In Palos Park and homebuyers will discover secluded properties situated on acres of private land. Hickory Hills rests near Chicago's picturesque Forest Preserves. Orland Park offers convenient transportation to and from the city with some of the best shopping districts. More affordable homes are found in Oak Lawn and Evergreen Park. Whatever you seek in a home, whether it is space, historic districts and landmarks, privacy, luxury, you will find it in Chicago's southland.

Are you curious about the upscale housing market in Chicago's Southland? Contact Longwood Real Estate Company today: (708) 423-2900 or email us.

Longwood Real Estate Company offers a variety of historic properties to buy or sell. Whether a client just wants a historic home for the charm and character or is a true connoisseur of historical homes, we offer a variety of properties for every pallet. Jennifer Kenny, an expert architectural historian and broker, specializes in historic properties and will help you understand the architectural nuances of historic styles of Chicago's architecture. She is an expert in historic properties in Chicago's southland, have conducted architectural survey and research projects in numerous southland communities. Her blog, Local Architecture Chicago, will introduce customers and clients to her interests and expertise. If you want a historic home or looking to buy in a historic area in Chicago's southland, contact Jennifer Kenny at Longwood Real Estate Company.