Incorporated in 1958, Palos Hills is located in Cook County and is actually a suburb of the large city of Chicago. While many people avoid living near such big cities due to crime rates, the residents of Palos Hills hold the secret that their city's crime rate is much lower than the national average. This type of safety, combined with an accessible big city, is likely why so many people call it home home.
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Rising home values! The housing market took a huge hit in America and few places felt the hit as much as Palos Hills. Even with that being the case, though, the market is on the rebound. Over the past year, in fact, home valuations in the area have risen nearly eight percent. This is in comparison to America's average of only about five percent. This means whether you purchase a home near Calumet Sag Channel or are more interested in the rent to own houses near Hickory Hill Golf Club, you'll be making a great investment in a home at a historic low price that's now increasing in value.
Have a fun night out! Palos Hills has everything you need to have a great night out on the town. You can start off with some of the best Italian you'll ever taste by getting a table at Bertucci's. After filling up on your favorite dish, head on over to the Chicago Ridge 6 and catch that movie you've been dying to see.
High housing ownership rate! A surefire way to decide whether residents love where they live or not, even before visiting a town, is to look at its home ownership rate. After all, who would commit to buying a house in an area they didn't like? In Palos Hills, an astounding 76 percent of all homes are inhabited by those who own them. This makes for an incredibly low vacancy rate, and anyone living along Highway 12 or adjacent to the Cranberry Slough Nature Preserve can attest to the fact that this is a great thing.
Great places to shop! For those who enjoy shopping, or even simply having a place where they can get anything they need, Palos Hills is a great place to call home. While waiting for a movie to start at the theater, most people walk around the Chicago Ridge Mall to pass the time. For those who want to get a more eclectic shopping selection, it's simple to make the quick trip down West 111th Street to take in all the amazing offerings at Swap-O-Rama.
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