East Highlands Homes for Sale

 East Highlands, located in the heart of Naperville, Illinois, stands as a testament to the finest suburban living. With its diverse range of architectural styles, homes for sale in East Highlands come with a promise of luxury and sophistication. Beyond the attractive real estate offerings, the neighborhood enjoys a coveted location just minutes from downtown Naperville, providing easy access to a vibrant array of restaurants, shops, and entertainment venues. Top-rated schools within walking distance make it an ideal place for families.


The community spirit in East Highlands, along with the convenience and the quality of life it offers, creates a uniquely welcoming atmosphere that continually attracts new residents. It's not just about finding a house, but finding a home in a neighborhood that truly enhances your lifestyle.

Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $445K
Lowest Price $0
Highest Price $23.5M
Total Listings 43,561
Avg. Days On Market 149
Avg. Price/SQFT $263

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East Highlands Homes for Sale

The Epitome of Sophistication

East Highlands Real Estate Highlights

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    Variety of Architecture: Diverse home styles.
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    Premium Amenities and High-end Finishes: Luxury features and finishes
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    Highly Coveted Location: Walking Distance from downtown Naperville
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    Proximity to Highly-rated Schools: Accessible top-rated schools
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East Highlands Real Estate

East Highlands is a picturesque, suburban residential subdivision located southeast of Downtown Naperville, Illinois. The subdivision features tree-lined streets with a mixture of well-established, beautifully restored homes and new construction, illustrating the historical progression of Naperville's architectural styles. Many houses here enjoy stunning views of the DuPage River, which gently meanders along the neighborhood's west side.

East Highlands is known for its convenient connectivity to the rest of the city. A quick drive or a leisurely walk will take you to the heart of downtown Naperville, where many shopping, dining, and entertainment options await. Additionally, the community is served by the well-rated—Naperville School District 203, with Highlands Elementary School situated conveniently within the neighborhood.

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East Highlands Supurb Location

Natural and recreational amenities abound in this community. The DuPage River Trail, running adjacent to the neighborhood, offers residents an opportunity to enjoy walking, jogging, or biking along its peaceful, natural pathway. East Highlands showcases the serene beauty and convenience of suburban life while offering quick, easy access to the hustle and bustle of Naperville's downtown area, making it an ideal location for families and professionals alike.

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Top East Highlands Attractions & Amenities

  • Downtown Naperville: With its vibrant mix of restaurants, shops, coffee bars, and more, downtown Naperville is a major attraction for East Highlands residents.
  • Metra Train Station: The convenience of having a major transit hub nearby cannot be understated, providing easy access to the greater Chicago area.
  • Naperville Riverwalk: A picturesque, nearly two-mile long path along the DuPage River with bridges, artwork, and fountains.
  • Local Parks: The East Highlands neighborhood is surrounded by several parks, including Bur Oak Park and Veterans Park, providing outdoor space for recreation and relaxation.
  • Centennial Beach and Park: A unique beach experience in the heart of Naperville with a large swimming area that starts at zero depth and goes up to 15 feet.
  • District 203 Schools: Highly-rated schools, including Highlands Elementary, Kennedy Junior High, and Naperville Central High School.
  • North Central College: This college is nearby and offers a variety of public events such as athletic games and theater productions.

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East Highlands Real Estate Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What type of homes are available in the East Highlands Subdivision?

A: East Highlands offers custom-built single-family homes. The original homes were constructed between 1955 and 1970, with a newer section initiated in 2017 by Autumn Homes, Inc.

Q: What is the price range for homes in this subdivision?

A: Currently, there are 14 homes for sale in East Highlands, with prices ranging from $499,000 to $2,895,000.

Q: How close is the subdivision to downtown Naperville?

A: East Highlands is conveniently located just minutes away from downtown Naperville, offering easy access to restaurants, shopping centers, coffee shops, bars, and the Metra Train Station.

Q: What schools serve the East Highlands area?

A: The neighborhood is under the award-winning District 203. Schools include Highlands Elementary, Prairie Elementary, Kennedy Junior High, Washington Junior High, and Naperville Central High School.

Q: Are there any recreational areas or parks nearby?

A: Yes, residents can enjoy numerous parks, including the picturesque Bur Oak Park, the scenic Veterans Park, and the renowned Riverwalk at Washington and Hillside.

Q: How is the community vibe in East Highlands?

A: East Highlands boasts a tight-knit community with mature tree-lined streets. The proximity to North Central College also brings a vibrant energy, with many public events and activities.

Q: Are there any ongoing construction projects in the area?

A: Yes, a newer section of homes started construction in 2017 by Autumn Homes, Inc., adding to the diversity and modernity of the neighborhood.

Q: What architectural style are the homes in East Highlands?

A: Homes in East Highlands exude luxury and sophistication, with modern amenities such as gourmet kitchens, spa-like bathrooms, smart home systems, and expansive outdoor spaces.

Q: Is there any historical significance to the East Highlands area?

A: Absolutely. Naperville Preservation, Inc. is conducting a survey of East Highlands, Naperville’s first subdivision, which is home to unique Mid Century Modern homes from the 1950s.

Q: How is the commute from East Highlands to Chicago?

A: Naperville is a western suburb of Chicago, approximately 28 miles from the city. With the I-88 and I-355 Tollways, Metra, and Amtrak stations nearby, commuting is convenient for residents.

Q: What accolades has Naperville received as a city?

A: Naperville has been ranked among America’s best places to live by Money magazine, one of the safest cities by USA Today, and was recently named the "Best City to Raise a Family" for 2022 by Niche.

Q: Are there any community events or activities in or around East Highlands?

A: Downtown Naperville is always buzzing with events, from farmers markets and sidewalk sales to summer concerts. Additionally, the proximity to North Central College offers residents access to athletic games, theater productions, and more.

Q: How is the availability of lots in East Highlands for new construction?

A: Lots in East Highlands are in high demand and are quickly sold due to the area's desirability and ongoing development.

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