About Lansing, Illinois.
Located in Cook County, Illinois, Lansing was first settled in 1843 by the August Hildebrant family. Three years later in 1846, the Lansing family settled into the area. Shortly after, the city rapidly developed with the establishment of the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1856, telephone wires in 1911, electricity in 1912, and natural gas in 1927. Today, Lansing is home to over 25,000 residents.
Lansing luxury homes for sale allow you to live like some of the area's most famous residents including Harry Smith of CBS's Early Show, New Orleans Saints running back Pierre Thomas, and Ellen L. Fogel, a writer for Saturday Night Live. Meanwhile, growing families will want to look at Lansing four bedroom homes for sale and Lansing three bedroom homes for sale. In addition, Lansing offers builders plenty of opportunities to build their own Illinois dream home with Lansing lots for sale. If you cannot find what you’re looking for in Lansing, take a look at nearby Calumet City or Glenwood. All three locations are about an hour away from Chicago and give commuters easy access to Chicago's busy downtown.
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