Would you like to live in The Glen, Glenview, Illinois? As a resident since the Glen opened in 2001, I have been selling properties in The Glen. I chose The Glen to live and work because it is a Special Place. Over 2,000 single family, town homes and condos grace this unbelievable development. The original master plan is shown to the left. Since this plan was in place 5 sub-divisions have been added.
Neighborhoods In The Glen
Cambridge is located across the street from Gallery Park on the north side and the Metra Station on the west side. Cambridge is the only sub-division in The Glen that offers a multitude of housing choices; single family homes, duplexes, town homes and 2 story homes.
Chapel Crossing is a community of 168 single family homes located south of Chestnut Avenue and east of Patriot Boulevard. On the corner of Patriot and Chestnut stands the Chapel which was built by German prisoners of War during World War II. The Chapel is the namesake of the sub-division.
Glen Shore Condos was the first condo building in The Glen. Located west of the corner of Chestnut Avenue and Lehigh Avenue. Directly west of the building, most of the 31 condos have a spectacular view of Gallery Park and Lake Glenview. The first floor of the building has a wonderful spa.
Landings at The Glen features 143 custom single family homes. Known for its beautiful landscaped ponds and famous French style gazebo. 55 acres of homes, parks and ponds make up this sub-division. Located in the southeast area of The Glen.
Patriot Commons built by Toll Brother is located off Patriot Boulevard near Chestnut Avenue. This is a community of town homes and condos. One or two bedroom condos are offered, all with under ground parking. There are three different styles of town homes all with attached one or two car parking. The properties to the furthest west of the complex have views of The Glen Club championship golf course.
Regency at The Glen built by nationally known Pulte Homes. Located near the corner of Shermer Road and West Lake, this community was built on the old Navy housing. It features 104 row homes, 38 ranch villas and two single family homes. Directly across the street from The Glen National 9 golf club.
Southgate is the crème de la crème in The Glen. Built by Edward James Partners LLC. Is located west of Patriot Boulevard and 55 custom homes were built on the Glen Club golf course. Southgate is on 104 acres with 299 properties and 62 are row homes and villas. 237 stunning homes with beautiful parks and lush gardens encompass this sub-division.
Tower Crossing borders The Glen Town Center with 154 luxurious four story town homes. All town homes are brick with dual heat and air, and all have two car garages. Views of the Glen Club Championship golf course for the town homes on the far west side of the sub-division, town homes on Patriot Boulevard are directly across from Gallery Park.
Westgate at The Glen is a new development by Edward James Partners LLC. It is under construction with plans to build 171 properties on 29 acres. Row homes, town homes and first floor single family homes are to be constructed. Located next to Regency at The Glen, near the corner of Shermer Road and West Lake Avenue
To get more information about Living in The Glen, contact me.
What Else Does The Glen Offer?
Award winning schools in district 34 for elementary as well as a top ranked high school, Glenbrook South. Attea Middle School is located in The Glen close enough to walk from home. Incredible recreation facility The Park Center located on Chestnut Avenue next to Attea. Work out in a state-of-the-art fitness center. Attend a class from an extensive selection of arts, dance, parent-tot and preschool classes. Swim year round at Splash Landings. Walk or run no matter what the weather on the second story indoor track overlooking Lake Glenview.
Two golf courses, a very challenging nine hole course or the championship Glen Club. These are located in the center of The Glen, surrounded by homes and town homes.
The 142-acre Gallery Park, with Lake Glenview at its center, is a beautiful area to walk or run on three different trails. Play tennis, soccer, and fishing or bring the young kids to Little Bear, an unbelievable park with bathrooms
Eat, Shop and be Entertained in The Glen
More than 17 restaurants and 25 shops make up The Glen Town Center. Take in a movie in the 10 screen movie theatres. Stop by Starbucks for a latte or grab a double scoop cone from Ben & Jerry’s. This is a downtown in The Glen.
During the warmer months there are bands playing once a week. Art shows come to this downtown every year. People come from all the neighboring suburbs as well as people all over Glenview. The Glen Town Center is minutes from The Glen Metra Station and 3 ½ miles to the Edens Expressway or the 294 Tollway.
Be Amazed by the Great Homes in The Glen
Properties in The Glen are truly amazing. There are great homes, town homes and condos close to all the amenities above. For more information about The Glen homes or to schedule a visit, call or text Glen resident expert Barry Newman at 847.921.1666 or email him at BarryNewman@atproperties.com.
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