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Elm Grove is a village in Waukesha County, Wisconsin. The village is positioned just 20 minutes west of Milwaukee for those who commute to the metropolitan area.
The village of Elm Grove is surrounded by four major roads, one of which is a U.S. Highway, U.S. Highway 18, or Bluemound Road. The other boundaries are made up of Pilgrim Parkway on the west, North Avenue on the North, and 124th Street on the East.
Elm Grove was once part of the 36-square-mile Town of Brookfield. It has managed to retain much of its small town charm even after its incorporation in 1955.
In October 2014, Elm Grove WI was named as America’s best suburb by Business Insider. Over 300 suburbs with populations between 5,000 and 100,000 were looked at when compiling the list. Factors like average commute time, median household income, poverty and crime rates, public school ratings, and housing affordability were taken into consideration.
The strong sense of community is one of the many reasons why you should seriously consider buying a home in Elm Grove.
The village, with its tree-lined streets and expansive, well maintained yards and gardens, is a sanctuary for birds and other wildlife. In fact, Elm Grove has earned the state title of “Bird City,” which means that the community is committed to making its environment thrive for birds, wildlife, and people.
Elm Grove is also home to Sunset Playhouse Theater. Established in 1960, this non-profit theater offers an array of performances which include musicals, plays, and acapella chorus shows. It has been a training ground for many nationally recognized professional actors and technicians.
The Village Park in Elm Grove is a hub for great events and recreational opportunities. The park has 2 baseball diamonds, 9 tennis courts, 2 sand volleyball courts, basketball courts, playground equipment, a heated swimming pool and wading pool, a sledding hill, and picnic areas. The village also maintains a skating rink during the winter season.
Elm Grove is served by the Elmbrook School District and shares schools with its neighboring town, Brookfield. There are also parochial schools in the village which include Elm Grove Lutheran School (K-8) and St. Mary’s Visitation Parish School (K-8).
Real Estate in Elm Grove
The housing market in Elm Grove offers a wide selection of homes for sale. You can take your pick from 3-bedroom Cape Cods, beautiful colonials, ranches, and elegant English Arts & Crafts with 3+ acre lots.
If you prefer homes with larger rooms, baths, and bedrooms, you can head over to Indian Hills, Elm Grove’s most exclusive neighborhood.
Elm Grove has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which is a reflection of the stability in the local community.
Market Report for August 2018
Currently, there are 43 homes for sale in Elm Grove WI. The price of the homes ranges from $231,500 to $2,775,000. The living space ranges from 1603 square feet to 10300 square feet.
Homes for Sale in Elm Grove WI:
- 43 Homes for Sale — Traditional Sales Average List Price: $485,359
- 0 Short Sale Properties
- 0 Bank Owned/REO Properties
There have been 15 homes sold in Elm Grove WI during August 2018, with an average sale price of $481,086
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Call me or text me, Kristin Johnston, today at 414-254-6647!
With my many years of experience in listing, selling, and buying homes, my hands-on skill of investment properties, and my knowledge of the Waukesha County area, I can help you find your real estate dream property.