Lake Forest – 60044, 60045
Lake Forest (and Lake Bluff) are located 30 miles north of Chicago. Lake Forest and Lake Bluff feature some of the finest estates on the North Shore. Rich in history, the towns are known for their lakefront setting, natural beauty and wide-open spaces. They offer quiet tree-lined streets, pristine beaches, quaint downtown districts and top-notch public and private schools ranging from kindergarten to post-graduate studies.
Lake Forest and Lake Bluff offer homeowners true luxury in a resort-style setting. Historic estates built by legendary architects Howard Van Doren Shaw, David Adler and Henry Ives Cobb are interspersed among elegant homes lining the lakefront and towns. Together, the two communities offer properties ranging from multi-million dollar mansions to new-construction condominiums and townhomes.
Towering trees, picturesque street plans and bluffs overlooking the lake contribute to these towns’ unique beauty. Market Square is the heart of Lake Forest, offering fantastic shops and restaurants. Downtown Lake Bluff offers similar amenities, and is recognized as a national historic district. Cultural and recreational opportunities in Lake Forest can be found at the Gorton Center and Lake Forest Recreation Center, as well as at beautiful beaches, golf courses, and jogging and bicycling trails.