Category: 2016

Apartment Etiquette 101

Some people “get it” and well, some people just “don’t” when it comes to being a good neighbor. No judgement, but a little lesson on how to be respectful when living in close quarters with others may be just what this world needs to hear as we start the new… Read more »

Easy Breezy Air Purifying Plants

In the mid-west the cold of winter can force you to spend much of your time indoors.  Being unable to open the windows to circulate fresh air can trap indoor pollutants in your home, impacting the air you breathe. Indoor pollutants are a build up of particles, gases and chemicals… Read more »

New Windows Help Defeat Winter At Oak Park Apartments

As a company Oak Park Apartments has made it our mission to not only preserve the historic character of our properties but to improve our buildings in a way that is sustainable for the environment and many more years to come. One update that makes a huge positive ecological impact is replacement windows.… Read more »

How To Avoid Roommate Problems Before You Move In Together

Saving money is only one of the pluses of having a roommate.  Not only are you able to split the cost of rent and utilities roommates can: Help expand each others network of friends, especially if you are new to an area. Provide a sense of security for those who… Read more »

Shop Locally – The “Rewards” Are Endless

The holidays are here.  They really do kick into gear the minute you close the door on your last Halloween trick or treater these days.  But instead of getting all “Grinch-y” about it let’s focus on a very important Oak Park holiday positive. Downtown Oak Park Shopper’s Rewards are back.… Read more »

What To Do If You’ve Lost Your Apartment Key

Lost apartment key? Don’t panic. Here’s what you need to do and can expect when living in an Oak Park Apartments property: If you have lost your key and are locked out of your apartment during normal business hours (M-F, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.), call 708-622-9246 and let the Oak… Read more »

Turning On The Heat

Oak Park Apartments knows that a well informed tenant is a happy tenant! So, we would like to give you a little fyi on how the heating systems work now that the weather has started to turn cooler. First off Oak Park Apartments is required by the Village of Oak Park to maintain… Read more »