About DES PLAINES, Illinois.

 
Located in Des Plaines County, Illinois, Des Plaines was a smaller community until a railroad was established in 1854 by the Illinois Wisconsin Railroad. In the 1940s and 1950s, Des Plaines was known as the City of Roses; for the large number of greenhouses and hot house roses produced by the city. Today, Des Plaines is a large community with over than 56,000 residents. Homes in Des Plaines put you right on the cusp of some of Illinois' best real estate properties and schools.
 
Des Plaines luxury homes for sale allow you to live like royalty right in the heart of the most beautiful landscapes in Illinois. Families will enjoy Des Plaines four bedroom homes for sale and Des Plaines three bedroom homes for sale. If you're looking to retire or for a smaller property, look at Des Plaines condos for sale. Des Plaines is also home to a number of great opportunities to build your Illinois dream home with Des Plaines for sale. If you want to know where you can find the best neighborhoods, take a look at our list of Des Plaines top subdivisions such as the Stone Gate and Landings subdivisions. Commuters are in luck as Des Plaines is a less than a half hour from Chicago. The area also has an excellent school system and easy access to higher education in establishments such as nearby Oakton Community College.
 
If you need help finding a home in Illinois, contact us. Our team of dedicated real estate professionals will help you find the home you're looking for. If you cannot decide where you want to live, look at the top subdivisions in Des Plaines. You can also give us a call or register for free to gain greater access to our Illinois MLS. When you need helping forging through the frontiers of Illinois real estate, we’re the team you can count on.