Libertyville, Illinois, boasts a vibrant downtown, great public schools, and an easy commute into Chicago. Take a look at the five reasons why you should move to Libertyville, and consider our new townhomes there today.

1. A Vibrant Downtown

Lovin Oven Cakery in Libertyville IL
Lovin Oven Cakery in Downtown Libertyville

Downtown Libertyville is filled with great retail stores and restaurants. Enjoy an afternoon browsing boutiques like B. Bungalow and Christine Anne Couture, then treat yourself to dinner at Firkin or the Mediterranean-inspired Chrissoulas. Other excellent restaurants include Oscar Lee’s Barbecue and the sushi bar Shakou.

2. Great Public Schools

Libertyville is a hotspot for academic achievers. With top elementary schools, a great middle school, and Libertyville High School – which gives a 10/10 rating – the village is well-known for its strong commitment to public education.

3. An Easy Commute into Chicago

Metra Station near Parkside of Libertyville

Residents of Libertyville have two Metra lines that take them into Chicago and its surrounding suburbs. From Libertyville, taking either the Milwaukee District North Line or the North Central Service into downtown Chicago takes about an hour, making for an easy commute.

4. Nearby Medical Care

Libertyville is home to the Advocate Condell Medical Center, one of Illinois’ best hospitals according to U.S. News & World Report. Living nearby a top medical center, especially one with a roster of over 350 specialists, is a great benefit. Rest easy knowing that high-quality care is right around the corner.

5. Plenty of Outdoor Activities

Sunrise Rotary Park in Libertyville, IL

With a dozen parks and multiple lakes throughout the area, there is no shortage of nature and recreational activities in Libertyville. One highlight is the Lake County Forest Preserves, where you can enjoy bird-watching and hiking on pristine trails.

There’s a lot to love in the Village of Libertyville. Learn more about the area today by taking a visit to Parkside of Libertyville, our beautiful new townhome community, or come see our single family homes at North Pointe Estates. Both communities are located just minutes from downtown.

Last Updated on April 28, 2022