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 within walking distance of shops, restaurants and grocery stores in 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 offers 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 cultural amenities that draw locals and visitors alike.
If you’re looking for fun and games, Skokie has that covered too thanks to an award-winning park district with 240 acres of parkland and year-round programs and events. A recently-renovated leisure center offers a variety of classes and workout options for residents on the move.
Skokie offers convenient access to the city with the Edens Expressway located along its western edge and the easily accessible CTA Yellow Line.