The end of 2017 marked several big milestones for the in-town Lake Forest development, Kelmscott Park.
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.
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
June and July were busy months at Kelmscott Park.
The Residences at Kelmscott Park in downtown Lake Forest continue to speed towards completion.
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.
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.