The neighborhood of East Pilsen is located within the city of Chicago, Illinois.
East Pilsen is a great neighborhood for home buyers who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. There are numerous things to do in this neighborhood for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Despite the fact that there are many people around most of the time, there is a narrow selection of entertainment venues, and with the nightlife venues in nearby neighborhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink as they are generally located very close by. Green spaces are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in, which makes it easy to reach them.
In East Pilsen, around 30% of buildings are small apartment buildings, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. This neighborhood experienced its main housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this era. This part of Chicago also has quite a good variety of housing size options; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and one third are owners.
Both general and specialty grocery stores are ordinarily accessible within a very short walk from most homes for sale in East Pilsen. Moreover, there are around 10 restaurants and a few coffee shops to enjoy in this area. House buyers benefit from a good number of nearby clothing stores. When it comes to education, both primary and secondary schools are very easy to access on foot from most properties for sale in East Pilsen.
This part of Chicago provides house buyers with the choice between several modes of transportation. This area is especially transit friendly as a result of a few nearby bus lines. Getting around by car is also convenient in East Pilsen. It is easy to park, and it is a very short drive to the nearest highway, such as Dan Ryan Expressway, from any location in this neighborhood. This neighborhood is a very pleasant part of Chicago for pedestrians; running common errands is very easy on foot, and there are also innumerable businesses close by.