11 hot new developments in Chicagoland

Located at 1573 Woodview Lane in Northbrook, Anets Woods of Northbrook was developed by ER James and features 32 luxury homes within an elegant 16-acre expanse alongside Voltz Road. This community offers five unique floorplans, with every variation including a first-floor master bedroom and full basement.

What’s in store for Chicagoland new construction in 2018?

According to the developers we asked, the answer in the city is mostly high-end, luxury condominiums priced from $1 million on up in the trendiest locations. To woo potential buyers, developers are putting designer labels on their properties by partnering with celebrity architects and world-renowned interior designers who offer a variety of layouts and finishes for their projects.

Hinsdale Meadows Nears Final Approval

Fifteen years after purchasing 24.5 acres at 55th Street and County Line Road, Edward R. James Companies is expected to gain approval for its Hinsdale Meadows empty-nester housing development Dec. 11.

Anets Woods Model Featured in Sheridan Road Magazine

Anets Woods was recently featured in Sheridan Road magazine. Check it out.

Only 3 Homes Left at Westgate

Only 3 homes are left at Westgate at The Glen, the residential mixed-use development built on the former site of the Glenview Naval Air Station. “We started with 171 homes and we’re down to 3.

Edward R. James Companies Debuts Luxury Single-Family Home Model at Anets Woods in Northbrook, Ill.

Glenview, Ill.-based Edward R. James Companies, an award-winning homebuilder with a 60-year history of delivering exceptional communities in Chicago’s North Shore, has announced the grand opening of a decorated model at Anets Woods, a maintenance-free community of 32 single-family homes in Northbrook, Ill. First deliveries at the community are expected in early 2018.

1/3 Sold at Anets Woods, Additional Homes Underway

It's exciting to see the landscape transformed from humble lot markers to finished homes that families will make memories in. We're 1/3 sold at Anets Woods. Here's a sneak peak at 5 other homes under construction.

Only Six Homes Left at Westgate at The Glen in Glenview

Edward R. James Companies announces builder closeouts at Westgate at The Glen in Glenview. The community, which is 95 percent sold out and has been one of Chicago’s fastest-selling suburban developments, is a 171-unit maintenance-free community of 38 cluster single-family homes, 63 mews townhomes and 70 rowhomes.

Smaller Is Spacious: Downsizing Into a New-Construction Home

When Teris Pantazes and his wife Kate had their first child, they did exactly the opposite of what many couples in their situation want do: rather than move into a larger home, they bought a smaller one.

Open it Up: The Open-Plan Layout Gains Greater Momentum

Since the housing industry has recovered, with inventory even tight in markets nationwide, many builders and developers are constructing multifamily buildings, single-family houses and townhomes from the ground up with open-shared living spaces.

Luxury Townhome Community Brighton Mews in Park Ridge is Sold Out

Edward R. James Companies is proud to announce the closeout of another successful community—Brighton Mews, our 29-unit luxury townhome development in the heart of Park Ridge, Ill. Key to the community’s fast sales pace—it sold out in less than two years—was the rare opportunity to buy new construction in this sought-after, inner-ring suburb just steps from the community’s bustling downtown.

Northbrook Empty Nesters Drawn to Stylish Homes and Maintenance-Free Living at Anets Woods

In early 2017, Northbrook residents Bob and Christa Bolts were just starting to think a move to a maintenance-free community designed for empty nesters might be in their future in the next 10 years. Both in their 50s, the couple was in no hurry to leave their current home and neighborhood. But that quickly changed when they heard about Anets Woods, a new-construction community of 32 luxury single-family homes not far from their current residence.