Ideally located just 26 miles northwest of downtown Chicago, the Village of Schaumburg is one of the metropolitan area's premier suburban communities. The village is surrounded by the Township of Schaumburg and is close to the junction of interstates 90 and 290, making it an excellent location for families, commuters and businesses alike.
Since its incorporation in 1956, Schaumburg has experienced tremendous commercial and residential growth. The village offers comfortable living, abundant recreational opportunities, excellent schools and a thriving business community to approximately 76,000 residents. More than 85 miles of on- and off-street bike paths wind throughout the town, encouraging safe bicycle travel. In fact, the Village of Schaumburg has been designated a "Bicycle Friendly Community" by a national cycling organization.
The village hosts many exciting community events each year, providing plenty of opportunities for residents to enjoy their town and each other's company. Schaumburg is also home to the Woodfield Mall, the nation's second-largest fully-enclosed, climate-controlled shopping center. Though downtown Chicago is just half an hour away, residents are more than happy to live, work and shop within the borders of their hometown.
Available Schaumburg real estate includes a variety of single-family homes, as well as affordable condominiums and townhouses. Some properties boast desirable waterfront locations.
Schaumburg Real Estate Market: Price Range of Schaumburg Homes for Sale
The Village of Schaumburg is home to a diverse real estate market. Offering affordable homes in a variety of architectural styles -- from garden homes and communities nestled in park-like settings to manor homes and estate properties -- this community has housing to fit every lifestyle.
Schaumburg townhouses and condominiums can be found in subdivisions such as Lakewood, Lexington Green, Briar Pointe and Towne Place West. Prices for these properties range from just under $100,000 to the high $200,000s. A few large, new models are priced at $400,000 or more. Schaumburg houses are available in neighborhoods such as Weathersfield Lakes, Nantucket Cove, Lexington Village and Spring Core. Some Schaumburg homes feature water frontage and are located on large treed lots. Prices start from $150,000 and can exceed $1 million. Schaumburg land available for custom development is limited.
"Sarah Leonard : Your Real Estate Expert in Schaumburg, Illinois Real Estate"
If you are ready to purchase a new home and want a private consultation, or are interested in selling your home, please call Sarah today at 224-239-3966 or email SarahLeonard@remax.net.
Sarah Leonard: As a lifelong resident of the Northwest Suburbs, Sarah Leonard possesses an impeccable knowledge of the local market, its diverse neighborhoods, and just about everything in-between. Having been in the real estate business for over nine years and bringing a background as a loan processor to the table, Sarah’s expertise makes her the Realtor® of choice to handle all your real estate needs. As your personal Realtor®, you can be certain that Sarah will work hard to meet and exceed your expectations while keeping your best interests at heart.
Throughout the years that she’s worked with RE/MAX, Sarah has successfully navigated through a variety of real estate markets and is very proud to say that her team has managed to stay strong by listing and selling over 150 homes in the past year and netting in over $25 million in volume, making them the #6 RE/MAX Team in Northern Illinois. Sarah believes that in order to have a successful home buying or selling experience, it’s important for her to build a strong rapport with her clients. “I believe the foundation of a successful relationship starts with exceptional client service,” she explained. “I pride myself in being readily available 24/7 to accommodate my clients’ schedules, questions, and inquiries. Having access to the MLS, in addition to my personal database of buyers and sellers, allows me to view all the market has to offer. This includes new construction, re-sales, bank-owned, short sale, investment and retirement properties.”
Contact Sarah Leonard today and receive the confidence and guidance you need to make your next real estate move a successful one. In the News
Schaumburg Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of December 2nd, 2013: homes priced around $269,350 compared to $265,931 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +1%. For Friday, December 6th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.52%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.55%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.53%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.79%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Schaumburg IL. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Schaumburg to help you find the best home!