When deciding on where to live we have all heard the mantra: location, location, location.
Choosing a good location to call home, whether you rent or own makes sense. What factors make a “good” location? Excellent school systems, an economically stable community, being near public transportation, jobs, entertainment and shopping – to name a few. Oak Park Apartments knows that our Village have all of these and so much more!
Oak Park is a vibrant, history rich community – think Ernest Hemingway, Frank Lloyd Wright, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Percy Julian to name a few notables.
Oak Park is only 10 miles from Chicago’s Loop. The City of Chicago and all it has to offer is easily accessible by car or public transportation when you live in Oak Park but by living here you bypass some of the hassles of big city living (the fight for on-street parking and higher rents, for example).
Oak Park is rich in diversity, so much so that the Village developed a diversity mission statement in 1973 which outlines its’ position on diversity, guiding Oak Park over the decades to become a “dynamic community that encourages the contributions of all citizens, regardless of race, gender, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability, religion, economic status, political affiliation or any of the other distinguishing characteristics that all too often divide people in society.”
Oak Park’s has many architecturally significant properties – arts and craft, Victorian,praire and Queen Anne – styles are but a few. Oak Park’s architecture is unique and not “cookie cutter”.
Oak Park is a community committed to volunteerism. Oak Park has many volunteer opportunities – from animals to healthcare, to food pantries and literacy, Oak Park is a community that has heart and gives back.
Oak Park is a walking community that embraces living green – bike friendly, car sharing, public transportation – all available within this community.
Oak Park has something for everyone, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Families, singles and seniors – there are recreational events, activities and organizations that have something for any and everyone provided by the Park District of Oak Park and private business, alike.
Oak Park believes in the Arts. Harrison Street’s Oak Park Art District, The Art League and multiple theater companies are going strong within Oak Park’s borders.
Oak Park has multiple business districts that support a variety of unique and necessary businesses for all who like to shop, dine, recreate, be entertained and live life to the fullest.
Oak Park has many exceptional school choices – from pre-school through high school – there is a right fit for each individual.
Come check out the Village of Oak Park – Oak Park Apartments bets you ♥ it as much as we do!