Tag: OakParkApartments.com

Shopper’s Rewards Program In Full Swing

OakParkApartments.com knows a good deal when it hears one and we want all Oak Park shoppers to start saving receipts from local Oak Park businesses because Downtown Oak Park’s (DTOP) Shopper’s Reward Program is underway. “What,” you ask, “is involved in the Shopper’s Reward Program?” Quite simply it is a… Read more »

Free Rent? Only If You’re A Birdbrain!

OakParkApartments.com is going to the birds… literally. To further our efforts of being good environmental stewards of this Earth and the Oak Park community specifically, OPA is adding 24 birdhouses at our properties. Why birdhouses?  Attracting a variety of birds to your neighborhood provides a vital service for the ecosystem. Birds… Read more »

Oak Park's Great Food Truck Rally

The mobile food truck has become the newest rage in the food service industry.  Long gone are the boring hot dogs or simple Good Humor bars that one used to associate with a food truck.  Today’s food trucks offer a vast array of gourmet delights. Jumping on this growing food… Read more »

Oak Park Tops Charts, Once Again!

The Village of Oak Park has just been ranked in the top 10 as a community that has one of the “highest concentrations of people working in fields classified as “creative class,” according to census data. “Creative class” is defined as people who work in science and technology, business and… Read more »

Calling All Artists To The Village Of Oak Park!

Oak Park is filled with artistic, creative people. Are you one of them? If so, OakParkApartments.com wants you to know that the Village of Oak Park needs your help and is willing to pay you for your efforts! The Village is seeking 15 artists to continue the marvelous transformation of… Read more »

Thank You Bicycle Barclay

OakParkApartments.com wants to give a nod of thanks to Oak Park’s earliest unofficial historian, Philander Barclay. Barclay was a bicycle repairman by trade with a passion for photography. Sometime in the 1880’s Bicycle Barclay, as he is fondly known, diligently traversed throughout the two communities of Oak Park and River Forest… Read more »

Painting Tips for Apartment DIY-ers!

January is a great time for do-it-yourself projects. One of the easiest projects is one that also makes the biggest impact – painting. Before you go out and spend money on paint take a moment to read through OakParkApartments.com’s painting tips and how-to’s. When painting a room the prep work… Read more »

Oak Park Gets Organized!

Is organization on your 2013 to do list?  Do you know you have hoarding tendencies but don’t know how to break the bond between you and your stuff? With over 26 years in the apartment rental business OakParkApartments.com has seen many apartments become a victim of an overwhelming amount of… Read more »

Tips On Expressing Your Own Personal "Guy-Style"

Men are you tired of milk crate book shelves and grandpa’s hand-me-down recliner defining your style?  Yet, calling your mom for design assistance could produce even more dire decorating consequences. Don’t be afraid.  By following these few simple tips OakParkApartments.com is confident that you will find your own personal guy-style. Quality.… Read more »

Renting vs. Buying – What Makes Financial Cents 4 You!

Homeownership has been a part of the American dream for decades but OakParkApartments.com wonders, “Does owning really make more sense then renting?” When making the decision between buying vs. renting here are some financial reasons that might sway you to remain a renter. Maintenance. Leaky roof, not your responsibility.  Refrigerator… Read more »