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Old 07-17-2009, 11:52 PM
Location: Chicago
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Originally Posted by Lookout Kid View Post
Oak Park is all bungalows on 25 foot lots? I think not.
I think that guy was thinking of Berwyn.
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Old 07-27-2009, 03:47 PM
Location: Chicago, Tri-Taylor
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Originally Posted by Lookout Kid View Post
It's easy to make that turn when looking for houses in Oak Park, since all of the ones pictures are out of reach for 99.9% of us.
Well, you've got to figure, since only the suburbs whose median income is in the top 5% are generally recommended by posters on here, what's wrong with keeping standards high when it comes to the actual houses? I'd bet the top one has a bungalow behind it for use as a tool shed!
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Old 07-29-2009, 09:21 PM
Location: Suburbs of Chicago
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Originally Posted by latinadivabrownpride View Post
I just moved from the southside to Brown County IL they had a short section 8 waiting list so I got on it and the next thing I know my I was called, I found a house in Ripley Village, the rent is very low over all this a very inexpensive place to live, so far my 5 kids and nieces and nephews love it as well, they all go to school together, the neighbors are very friendly but the only down fall is we need more color here right now there is about 4 minority families on our street 1 black 3 hispanic and a little further down is an interracial couple. for the most part the houses are decent most owners accept section 8, we've lived here for almost a year now and we love it.
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