Oak Brook, Illinois 

Real Estate and Community Information

A Brief Overview of Oak Brook's Residential Real Estate Market

Oak Brook IL homes for sale are located in 26 distinct neighborhoods that offer convenient access to the greater Chicago area's most popular transportation hubs and attractions. Some of the most popular Oak Brook neighborhoods include:

  • Briarwood Lakes.
  • Chabord.
  • Covington.
  • Forest Glen.
  • Ginger Creek.
  • Heritage Oaks.
  • Oak Brook Club.
  • Oak Brook Towers.

Houses in these neighborhoods typically feature Modernist or Post-Modernist floor plans that offer the following amenities:
  • Stone fireplaces, large vaulted ceilings and cozy breakfast nooks.
  • Large living rooms, galley-style kitchens.
  • Large lots that overlook nature preserves, tree groves or creeks.
  • Modern floor plans that feature up to 4 bathrooms and 6 bedrooms.
  • Energy-efficient garages and laundry rooms.
  • Ample yard space for gardening or landscaping projects.

Nearby Schools

Oak Brook operates its own school district. This school district maintains the following schools:
  • Brook Forest Elementary School (grades K-5).
  • Butler Junior High School (grades 6-8).

Some Oak Brook-area high School students that live inside this district attend Hinsdale Central High School. Other Oak Brook-area high school students attend public high schools that are located in Elmhurst, Downers Grove or Villa Park.

Oak Brook-area residents send their children to one of these high-quality DuPage County private schools:
  • Chesterbrook Academy Elementary School.
  • Bartlett Christian Academy.
  • Benet Academy.
  • Bright Horizons Preschool.

Most Oak Brook homes for sale are also located near a 30-mile radius of more than 40 high-quality colleges and universities. Some of the closest Oak Brook-area colleges and universities include:
  • ITT Technical Institute Oak Brook.
  • The College of DuPage.
  • North Central College.
  • Richard J. Daley College.

Oak Brook Local Recreational Facilities and Activities at a Glance 

The Oak Brook Park District currently operates 19 recreational facilities that are centered around Central Park West. Most of these facilities offer access to community centers, swimming pools, athletic fields, playgrounds and picnic areas that offer everything needed to plan a fun day outside with your family.

Moreover, most of Oak Brook's recreational facilities host more than 200 fun recreational activities that offer exciting ways to stay active and fit. Clients who contact Lisa Koonce & Paula See will especially enjoy attending one of Oak Brook's fitfulness classes, after-school programs or swimming classes. Other popular activities include youth and adult sports programs, cooking classes and activities for preschoolers. For current details about these activities, please call 630-990-4233.

Oak Brook Attractions Offer Something for Everyone 

The Oak Brook area is home to more than 150 fun DuPage County attractions that offer something for everyone. Some of our favorite Oak Brook attractions include the Oak Brook Shopping Center, the Oak Brook Forest Preserve, Willow Crest Golf Club, the Grauel Historical Mill and Museum Center and the First Folio Theater.

The Oak Brook Area Is Home to Many Popular Events 

The Oak Brook area is home to more than 200 DuPage County events that are fun to attend with your family. Some of our favorite events include the Naperville Bites and Sites Food Tour, the Fischer Farm Christmas Festival, the College of DuPage's New Year's Festival and the Fiesta Mexicano-Americano Ballet Festival. For more information about these Oak Brook-area events, please call 1-800-232-0502.

Lisa Koonce/ Paula See
Lisa Koonce/ Paula See