Edgebrook is a neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois.
Edgebrook offers a wide selection of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy ambience. It is very easy to get to public green spaces from numerous locations within the neighborhood, since reaching the closest one is very easy from a large number of properties and there are approximately 10 parks close by for residents to discover. This part of the city is relatively quiet, as there are few pedestrians; however noise levels are higher closer to the railway line or Edens Expressway.
The predominant housing types in Edgebrook are single detached homes and townhouses. This area also has quite a good selection of unit sizes - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 85% of the population of this neighborhood own their home while renters make up the remainder. The homes in this area are very old, since roughly two thirds of its dwellings were constructed pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s.
House buyers in this part of Chicago will value that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. Likewise, Edgebrook is a good place in which to go out to eat, and a limited variety of cafes can be found as well. Regarding education, primary schools are easy to get to on foot from most properties for sale in this part of Chicago. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this part of the city.
Edgebrook will attract property owners that appreciate a variety of modes of transportation. The public transit system in this neighborhood is reasonably practical. For instance, there is the Edgebrook Station on the Milwaukee District / North Line. The neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most properties. Driving is also a great means of transportation in Edgebrook. It is straightforward to park, and nearby highways, such as Edens Expressway, are very easy to access from any home in Edgebrook. Edgebrook is a fairly convenient part of Chicago for pedestrians; many daily needs are convenient to meet on foot.