Tag Archives: Condominiums

Focus Development Breaks Ground On North Suburban Condos

December 06, 2017 | Chuck Sudo, 

The second phase of Focus Development Group’s ambitious Kelmscott Park multifamily development in suburban Lake Forest is underway. Focus broke ground on the condominium component to the development, and the first deliveries are expected in Q1 2019. Continue reading

Focus Breaks Ground on Condominiums at Kelmscott Park in Lake Forest

Kelmscott Park brings maintenance-free single-family homes, condominiums and apartments to downtown Lake Forest

LAKE FOREST, ILL., December 5, 2017 – Chicago-based Focus today announced the groundbreaking for the condominiums at Kelmscott Park, a new luxury residential community in east Lake Forest. Deliveries for the condominiums are slated for the first quarter of 2019.

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Kelmscott Park, best new development of the year

We are thrilled to announce that Focus’ Lake Forest project, Kelmscott Park has won the Chicago Agent’s Choice Award for Best New Development of the Year in the Chicagoland suburbs!

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Summer construction makes a mark

As summer 2017 comes to close, the Kelmscott Park Apartments exterior framing is complete and the brick façade that will define the community is starting to take shape. Continue reading

A tale of two luxury markets

by Jason Porterfield

The story of the luxury real estate market in Chicagoland is really a tale of two markets. The city’s skyline is dotted with cranes as new buildings go up to accommodate more high-end apartments and condos. But in the suburbs, a dearth of new homes has led to strong demand among luxury buyers for existing homes and the few new developments that are under way.

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Park Luxe

Sherry Thomas • May 1, 2017

A new development steps from Market Square caters to a new generation of Lake Foresters.

Lake Forest’s historic Market Square and downtown area is iconic for many reasons. But soon the anchor of the city will have an elegant new addition unlike anything its seen before — a luxury living community at the corner of Laurel and Western avenues that combines the best of Arts & Crafts tradition with a refined, maintenance-free lifestyle.

Kelmscott Park, the product of Tim Anderson of Focus Development, will offer a variety of new construction options, from nearly 4,000 square-foot single family residences to chic apartments with an in-town vibe. And to keep the development in harmony with Lake Forest’s legacy of distinguished residences, Anderson and his team even brought in some North Shore architecture and landscape design fixtures—Booth Hansen and Mariani Landscape.
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Kelmscott Park Breaks Ground

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Orren Pickell (Orren Pickell Building Group), Tim Anderson (Focus), Mayor Don Schoenheider (Lake Forest), Jack Reisenberg (Lake Forest 3rd ward Alderman) and Christine Kolb (Focus) scoop a ceremonial first dig at the Kelmscott Park residential property site November 3 morning in Lake Forest.

LAKE FOREST — Lake Forest officials and representatives of the real estate and development communities broke ground November 3 on Kelmscott Park, which will add a mix of 165 new housing opportunities at the northwest corner of Laurel and Western Avenues.

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Focus Development Returns To Lake Forest

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Kelmscott Park offers new construction, maintenance-free living on North Shore