Ladue Community Info and Homes For Sale

Carmelite MonasteryThe thriving city of Ladue has a strong history, wonderful location, highly rated schools and is a great place to call home. Ladue Real Estate and Ladue homes invite you and your family to become residents of this highly desirable community. With a tranquil environment and location, minutes away from St. Louis City, I-64/40 and I-70 conveniently take one into the city. Homes for sale in Ladue are a great investment in a unique community which cares about its citizens.


History

Beginning as a farming community, a mix of Irish, French, German and English families had settled in Township 45 by the 1870s. Named for the French family that had settled the area and for Peter Albert Ladue, a fighter in the Revolutionary War, the city grew up around the area where he lived and was successful in business. In 1936, three cities merged to become the present day Ladue.


Parks and Recreation

Ladue Real EstatePart of the county of St. Louis Parks Division, parks and real estate in Ladue put you close to fun and an array of activities. Nearby Creve Coeur Park features a twenty mile lake for non-gas boats, sailing, canoeing, hiking, archery, picnicking, a playground and more. Nearby Shaw Park offers sand volleyball, aquatics, rink ice skating, ball fields and picnicking. Moreover, tennis happens at the Shaw Park Tennis Center. With several memeber only golf courses in the area, including the exclusive St. Louis Country Club, the golfers in the family are sure to find fabulous greens on which to play. Tilles Park in Ladue has barbecue pits, athletic fields, a Winter Wonderland and athletic fields. Ladue properties put you close to the outdoors and a host of exciting recreational opportunities.


Attractions

Being so close to St. Louis, an abundance of cultural venues, museums, the St. Louis Zoo and more are right at the doorstep. However, Ladue MO real estate will give you the opportunity to have fun locally; Winter Wonderland, for example, brings thousands of visitors to Tilles Park to see the sparkling lights and holiday scenes. Twenty years of tradition makes this a premier attraction close to home.


Events

Ladue MO homes for sale will offer your family fun throughout the year. Sports enthusiasts will enjoy the Paddle Board Festival in Forest Park; the Lantern Festival at the Missouri Botanical Garden is fun for all. Free Jungle Boogie concerts happen at the St. Louis Zoo during the summer. Enjoy the Celebrate St. Louis Summer Concerts or the Whitaker Music Festival. Excitement and exotic food abounds at the Festival of Nations, with over 30 food booths. Take the family for a night bike ride at the Moonlight Ramble, a full moon bike ride. Ladue homes for sale will put you close to all the fun.

I am your Ladue realtor serving the Ladue home buyer with exciting properties. Explore my real estate listings and give me a call to find out what a great Ladue real estate agent can do for you.

Call Karen Wagner today for assistance with Ladue real estate.


Karen Wagner
Karen Wagner
Broker-Salesperson/Relocation Specialist