Chicago suburbs are calling: City dwellers are moving to the North Shore

Former city dwellers are looking for a place with the amenities of Chicago but the ease of the suburbs
  • Glencoe and Winnetka are considered by one source to be the top Chicago suburbs and the best for schools.
  • Overall home values in the North Shore will appreciation year-over-year by around 3 percent in 2016.
  • Average time on the market in the North Shore is 200 days.

Chicago’s established North Shore suburbs of Glencoe and Winnetka are some of the top locales for younger families looking to buy outside of the city, primarily because of these suburbs’ quality school districts and close proximity to Lake Michigan.