Homewood is a village in Cook County, Illinois, and a suburb of Chicago. Homewood is a sister city to Homewood, Alabama. In 2007, Forbes magazine rated Homewood as one of the three most "livable" suburbs in the Chicago Metropolitan Area.
If you fancy yourself as an adventurous eater, you're bound to love Homewood, as it boasts a wide variety of cuisines including pizza, chicken wing joints and sandwiches; you definitely will not be bored. This village features a broad and abundant array of different retailers which sell a wide variety of merchandise, including sporting goods stores, electronic stores and art galleries; one could easily meet any shopping need. You can take a peaceful late night stroll without worrying about your safety here. Whether you're a regular commuter or just have the occasional need to get into or around town, the excellent public transport network in Homewood makes it easy.
In Homewood, the average listing price dropped slightly to $137,262 this year from a previous $138,518 seen last year. Meanwhile, inventory noticeably dropped by 17.5 percent, bringing the number of listings to a low 99 homes. A decent number of the homes in Homewood are ranch homes, which are excellent starter homes for many people. Many apartments in this location include an in-unit laundry room, ensuring residents can avoid the hassle of trips to the laundromat.