Once a quiet agricultural area, Vernon Hills has grown from just over 1,000 residents to over 22,000 residents in the past 35 years. This growth is due in part to its incredible options in real estate that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and land available for those seeking to build their own home. Additionally, as residential development increased, so did retail options. Vernon Hills now has the Hawthorn Center Mall to accompany its many quaint shops and vast array of dining options to please every craving.
Enjoying recreational facilities is all a part of living in Vernon Hills. Sixteen parks are located throughout the community, and include athletic complexes and an aquatic center. Two local golf courses are perfect for those looking to improve their game, and numerous tennis courts, an ice skating rink and an award-winning bike path that travels through forest preservation areas, offering something different for those looking to stretch their legs in the open air. Other local attractions include the Cuneo Museum and Gardens, a historic house museum, where guided tours feature Mediterranean-style architecture, Renaissance paintings and formal gardens with the occasional wandering deer and peacock roaming through. Annual events in Vernon Hills include the summer concert series at the Memorial Arbortheater, Oktoberfest and the drive-thru holiday light show known as “A Winter Wonderland.”
Many Vernon Hills residents enjoy the easy commute to Chicago via Metra, train, bus or car. Complimented by a real estate market that is growing quickly to include new developments with a wide range of homes to fit any budget or lifestyle, excellent schools and a low crime rate and its easy to see why this community has a sense of pride and is a wonderful place to call home.
Vernon Hills Homes for Sale
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Vernon Hills Real Estate Agent
If you are looking for a Vernon Hills REALTOR®, choose Andee Hausman! As your Vernon Hills real estate agent, Andee Hausman can assist you with all of your home buying and selling needs. She can provide you with access to the local listings database and offer her experience and knowledge to make the home buying or selling process easier for you and your family. Contact Andee Hausman today to get your home search started!