The southwestern Chicago suburb of Lockport is home to the popular Lago Vista active adult community. This resort-style community is set on 350 acres of land and is designed around 22 scenic lakes and ponds dotting the community landscape. The community opened in 2004 and is planned to have 832 homes upon completion.
Homes at this gated Illinois active adult community are all one-story ranch style with floor plan options including single-family detached style homes and attached townhomes. Today interested home buyers can choose between either new construction or resale homes priced from the high $100’s to the high $200’s. There are five single-family style floor plans ranging in size from 1,500 to 2,196 square feet as well as three townhome floor plans ranging from 1,300 to 1,550 square feet. All of the homes include lawn care, landscaping, snow removal and full access to all of the wonderful community amenities. The monthly homeowner association fees vary based on home style.
The amenities at Lago Vista Illinois are centered around a wonderful community clubhouse. Here a full-time activities director ensures residents enjoy making new friends and meeting new people with an exciting line-up of events and activities. The 21,000 square-foot Club Lago is the heart of the community offering a comprehensive collection of amenities to encourage a physically fit and socially active lifestyle. There is a fitness center with an aerobics area, an indoor swimming pool and even a ping-pong room. Other features include studios for arts and crafts, a computer center, library, meeting rooms and a large banquet room. A sports lounge offers billiard and card tables as well as a large screen TV perfect for catching the big game. Finally, the community spa offers massage therapy and beautician services as well.
Outdoors the fun continues with another swimming pool, bocce ball courts, horseshoes, a picnic pavilion and miles of trails for walking or biking. The beautifully landscaped community is set amidst 22 sparkling lakes and ponds making for scenic vistas in every direction. Visiting grandkids will appreciate the children’s playground.
There is plenty to do within the community as well as an abundance of recreational opportunities available in Lockport and surrounding suburbs. Lockport is just a short drive from the popular town of Naperville offering exciting nightlife, shopping and cultural attractions plus downtown Chicago is just 40 minutes away. Surrounding areas offer fantastic golf courses, museums, shopping, dining, health-care facilities, continued education and much more.
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