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New Home Communities in Dekalb County

If you are searching for a new home, then look no further than DeKalb County, Illinois. Just an easy hour’s drive brings you to the nearby third most populated city in the United States, the metropolitan city of Chicago. As such, DeKalb County is able to offer to all residents the convenience of a modern city with the comforts of a relaxed mid-western American town.

DeKalb County has a total population of 105,160 as of 2010, incorporated 4 cities and several smaller villages. The county seat is Sycamore, and it has a population of 17,519 as of 2010. The history of DeKalb County dates back to 1834, when European settlements were established in the region mainly due to the abundance of food and water brought about by the many lakes and wooded areas within the region. Today, DeKalb County is recognised for its agricultural importance, and is credited for being the birthplace of the Farm Bureau Movement.

Education clearly has an important standing in the area. Public schooling began in DeKalb County as early as 1839. In 1895, the Northern Illinois University (originally Northern Illinois State Normal School) which is a public research University, was founded in DeKalb City, and is known today for its accomplished business, education and music programs, as well as the nursing and engineering courses.

Recreation is provided by the DeKalb Park District that has over 40 parks and multiple recreational facilities under its care. Residents can look forward to activities such as golfing, fishing and picnics, ensuring that there is something to do for both the young and old.

If you are looking for a great home in this wonderful county you should consider some of the latest developments by top builders like Ashton Woods Homes, Rockhaven Homes and Peachtree Communities. Top communities include RiverVista Estates, Turnbury Gates and Stoney Creek.



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    DeKalb County Communities

    North Grove Crossing by K. Hovnanian® Homes

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    K. Hovnanian® Homes in Sycamore, IL

    From $229,995 - $284,218

    853 Alden Drive
    Sycamore, IL 60178

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    Blackberry Creek by Ryan Homes

    Blackberry Creek by Ryan Homes in Chicago Illinois

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    Ryan Homes in Elburn, IL

    From $243,890 - $251,890

    1182 A Sears Circle
    Elburn, IL 60119

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    2 homes match your search

    16.4 Miles Away

    Prairie Ridge by Ryan Homes

    Prairie Ridge by Ryan Homes in Chicago Illinois

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    Ryan Homes in Hampshire, IL

    From $209,990 - $256,990

    541 Wild Prairie Pointe
    Hampshire, IL 60140

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    9 homes match your search

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    Hampshire Highlands by William Ryan Homes

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    William Ryan Homes in Hampshire, IL

    From $261,490 - $359,490

    442 Zachary Drive
    Hampshire, IL 60140

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    15 homes match your search

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    Tuscany Woods by CalAtlantic Homes

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    CalAtlantic Homes in Hampshire, IL

    From $275,358

    1257 Villa Dr
    Hampshire, IL 60140

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    1 home matches your search

    19.3 Miles Away

    Aspire at Churchill Farms by K. Hovnanian® Homes

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    K. Hovnanian® Homes in Plano, IL

    Needham Road & Churchill Road
    Plano, IL 60545

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    Stonebrook by Taylor Morrison

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    Taylor Morrison in Elgin, IL

    From $379,900 - $449,900

    4345 Rudyard Kipling Rd.
    Elgin, IL 60124

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    5 homes match your search

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    Settlers Ridge by Pulte Homes

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    Pulte Homes in Sugar Grove, IL

    From $285,990 - $389,990

    1323 Cornell Circle
    Sugar Grove, IL 60554

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    10 homes match your search

    20.7 Miles Away

    Lakewood Springs by M/I Homes

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    M/I Homes in Plano, IL

    From $195,990 - $225,960

    3908 Carey Street
    Plano, IL 60545

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    9 homes match your search

    21.3 Miles Away

    Bowes Creek Country Club - The Townhome Collection by Toll Brothers

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    Toll Brothers in Elgin, IL

    From $267,995 - $289,995

    3511 Tournament Drive
    Elgin, IL 60124

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    Top New Home Cities in DeKalb County

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    City Communities Average New Home Price
    Yorkville 8 $255,819
    Hampshire 3 $285,851
    Plano 2 $208,990
    Geneva 2 $434,990
    Aurora 2 $269,704
    Montgomery 2 $305,615
    Saint Charles 2 $396,490
    Batavia 1 $552,709
    Sugar Grove 1 $334,878
    Sycamore 1 $258,328
    Gilberts 1 $335,823
    Elburn 1 $247,890
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