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5th Ave Construction | Featured Communities | Lemont, Illinois

March 10, 2020

5th Ave Construction | Featured Communities | Lemont, Illinois

Why Should You Build Your Custom Home in Lemont, Illinois?

Looking for the perfect neighborhood to call home? Check out our 3-part series on the cities and towns that we’ve chosen to build in and what makes each location unique and why you should consider crafting your custom home there.

Our first featured neighborhood is the lively Village of Lemont, nestled in the south western suburbs of Chicago, Illinois this community offers its residents small town social connections with big city conveniences. Learn more about this charming town below and why it would make a great place for you to plant your roots.

Lemont, Illinois

Located in the south western suburbs of Chicago, Lemont, Illinois is a top ranked town where many have chosen to live, raise their families and enjoy an active retirement. This modernized town has an award-winning school district, parks and nature preserves, charming downtown, low crime rate and much more.

Lemont offers its residents a convenient access to public transportation through the Pace Bus System and the Metra Rail Station for an easy commute to Chicago. This captivating community boasts many free festivals during the warmer months and is surrounded by many parks, hiking trails, lakes and rivers for endless choices for outdoor recreational activities. Lemont will also be home to the largest outdoor adventure recreation center called “The Forge”, opening in the summer of 2020.

Community Amenities

  • Surrounded by many hiking trails, parks, lakes & nature preserves
  • The Forge Outdoor Adventure Park
  • Heritage Quarry
  • Cap Sauers Holdings Nature Preserve
  • Saganashkee Slough Woods
  • Ruffled Feathers Golf Club
  • Red Gate Woods
  • Cog Hill Golf & Country Club
  • Centennial Trail

A Haven for Outdoor Recreation

The historic village of Lemont offers small town charm with the amenities of city living. Lemont boasts numerous nature preserves, parks, trails and lakes—the opportunities for outdoor recreation are never-ending. Lemont is well-known for its excellent school district, including the award-winning Lemont High School who received the title of a National Blue Ribbon in 2017.

Perfect for commuters, minutes away is the Lemont Metra Train Station for an easy commute into the city and convenient access to I-355, I-55, and I-124.

Featured Neighborhoods of Lemont

Derby Pines in Lemont, Illinois

Located amid the breathtaking scenery of Lemont, Derby Pines features premium homesites with lookout and walkout lots and ample space for outdoor activities. This brand-new subdivision offers spectacular views of the Ruffled Feathers Golf Course and is situated near the Saganashkee Slough Woods.

Living in Derby Pines offers residents a multitude of choices for recreational activities with its nearby parks, lakes and hiking trails. Just a short drive away is the historic district of downtown Lemont, which offers exclusive shopping and dining experiences not found anywhere else.

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Estates of Montefiori in Lemont, Illinois

Situated in the picturesque landscaping of Lemont, this lovely neighborhood offers large homesites with plenty of outdoor space. Closely located to the renowned fairways of Cog Hill just to the west and the magnificent Palos Preserves in the east, living in the Estates of Montefiori offers an endless array of recreational opportunities with nearby parks and lakes.

Just a short distance away is the historic downtown district of Lemont, which offers unique shopping and dining experiences and convenient access into downtown Chicago.

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 The Glens of Connemara in Lemont, Illinois

The Glens of Connemara of Lemont is situated just 30 miles south west of Chicago, this new community features 140 custom-built single-family homes and has a picturesque backdrop from the Gleneagles Country Club and the Mid-Iron Club. The Glens of Connemara is a short drive from Lemont’s historic downtown, other highly rated golf courses and country clubs, and many forest preserves, parks and lakes perfect for outdoor recreation.

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Ready to call Lemont home?

Take a look at the move-in ready custom built homes that we now have available in the vibrant communities of Lemont, Illinois.

12711 Caruso Ct. | Lemont, IL

13030 Dunmoor Dr. | Lemont, IL

12878 Collina Ln. | Lemont, IL

Want to build on your own lot instead?

If you already have your own land in a different community, we'd be happy to help you construct the home that you've always wanted. You can choose from one of our floor plans or we can even build you a completely custom home and one that is perfectly suited to your taste, lifestyle, and budget. Learn more about our build-on-your-lot process here.

Contact our New Home Specialist for a free consultation and find out how we can build you the home you've been dreaming of. Call us at (331) 255-7500 or email us at info@buildwith5th.com.