The village of Harwood Heights, Illinois is located in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Harwood Heights. Public green spaces, such as Dunham Park and Norridge Park, are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, which makes them easy to get to. This village is also quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
In Harwood Heights, around half of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. Most housing in this village was built pre-1960, during its most significant housing boom. This part of the Chicago metropolitan area has a variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the properties in the village are occupied by home owners while the remainder are rented.
Residents will find that no matter where their house is located in Harwood Heights, primary as well as high schools are nearby. Concerning eating, a supermarket is generally reachable within a short walk from most properties for sale in Harwood Heights. Furthermore, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also a reasonably short distance to a decent selection of clothing stores.
Harwood Heights affords house buyers several alternative modes of transportation. Active home buyers will be pleased with the walk-friendly nature of this part of the Chicago metropolitan area; many daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. Commuting by public transit is easy in Harwood Heights. For example, there are a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically just around the corner. The car is usually the preferred way to move around in Harwood Heights. It is easy to park, and the majority of properties for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway.