Places and Activities in the Greater Chicago Area
When you choose to build your new construction home in Chicago, you can cheer from the bleachers at Wrigley Field or Guaranteed Rate Field on a sunny day, watch two legendary teams dominate the court and ice at the United Center, and celebrate a touchdown at historic Soldier Field. Chicago is home to elite teams, plenty of championship titles, and a devoted fan base that brings the energy to every game. Chicago is one of the few cities to have professional sports teams in all major sports, keeping you entertained at the stadiums, at the bar, or from the comfort of your home, no matter the sports season. In addition to a legendary sports scene, Chicago offers the best in retail therapy with diverse shopping districts throughout its neighborhoods, one-of-a-kind boutiques, high-end designers, outlet malls, and one of the most famous shopping streets in the world-Michigan Avenue.
Another favorite pastime of Chicagoans is, of course, enjoying the area's incredible cuisine. From deep-dish pizza at Lou Malnati's or Gino's to multiple Michelin-starred world-class fine dining experiences like Alinea, Chicago is a food lover's paradise that extends from the city to the suburbs.
Even if you aren't a foodie, there are endless options for fun. From major exhibits to neighborhood cultural attractions, there is no limit to how many times you can take the Architecture boat tour, visit the Art Institute of Chicago or the Shedd Aquarium, or spend the day on Navy Pier. The sprawling parks, sandy beaches, hidden gardens, and buzzing riverfront offer an urban oasis in every neighborhood of the city. With the perfect balance of luxury and adventure, you can't go wrong when you choose to build your new construction home in Chicago. View our communities by home type below: