Driving around the area and stopping at the police station and schools inquiring are great ways to find out the information you are looking for and a feel for the area. Call me if I can send you a list of active homes
for sale in your price range. Debbie Bergthold-Smith Classic Real Estate 708-267-5552
Only you can answer this question. Go to the neighborhood at all times of the day and night. Check it out on the weekends. You should be able to get a good sense of it from there. One of my offices is located in Garfield Ridge, which isnt too far from there. Give me a call if you have any questions.
its priced competitively for the amenities offered..check it out.. i think you might find it interesting.. use your bike , stop at grocery stores, figure out your goals and call me or some other agent who is at the top of their game