Founders Grove Bloomington Homes and Real Estate
Founders Grove is a neighborhood that is rich in history. In fact, it’s probably fair to say that Founders Grove represents the very heart of residential history in Bloomington. With its northern boundaries at East Washington Avenue and its southern border at East Oakland Avenue, the neighborhood is currently home to over 1500 residents many of whom have invested their time, money, and love into the beautification of their historic homes.
You would be hard pressed to find a more welcoming neighborhood anywhere. In Founders Grove, residents still believe in getting to know their neighbors and they boast one of the most active homeowners associations you’ll find in Bloomington/Normal. The Founders Grove Neighborhood Association hosts several events a year including an Easter egg hunt, safe trick-or-treating, block parties with outdoor music and food, and even a book club. Additionally, in one of the best community outreach initiatives you’ll find, FGNA hosts an annual home and architecture tour through some of its most pristine and historical properties.
Residents sending their children to public school district #87. They will attend Washington Elementary, Bloomington Junior High, and Bloomington High School. All three schools are within a short distance from Founders Grove and many kids can walk to Washington Elementary.
Homes in Founders Grove date back a hundred years and more. Renovations and remodeling is always done with the utmost care and concern to preserving the neighborhood’s rich history. If you’re looking for home where your family can be become a part of history, please consider one of these wonderful homes in Founders Grove.