Skokie is a thriving community catering to suburban residents who enjoy a more urban lifestyle.
Recognized by Money magazine as one of the fastest-growing suburbs in the U.S. and by Livability.com as one of the Top 100 Places to Live, Skokie’s secret is out.
Homebuyers will find a diverse collection of housing and neighborhoods close to the shops, restaurants, and grocery stores of downtown Skokie. Architectural styles include classic bungalow-style single-family homes as well as apartment buildings.
Home to one of the region’s top shopping centers, Westfield Old Orchard Mall, Skokie has numerous upscale retailers, a variety of dining options, and two movie theaters. The North Shore Center for the Performing Arts and Northlight Theatre are among the community’s premier entertainment offerings that draw locals and visitors alike.
If you’re looking for fun and games, Skokie has that covered too. An award-winning park district maintains 240 acres of parkland and puts on year-round programs and events. The state-of-the-art Weber Leisure Center hosts a variety of classes and workout options for residents on the move.
Skokie commuters have convenient access to the city with CTA Yellow Line and the Edens Expressway, which is located along the neighborhood’s western edge.