The neighborhood of Marynook is located in the city of Chicago, Illinois.
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Marynook. Getting to green spaces in the neighborhood, like Avalon Park, is easy since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in. This area is also quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case closer to the railway line.
In Marynook, around 55% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly three quarters of the dwellings in Marynook whereas renters occupy the remainder. Most housing in this neighborhood was constructed pre-1960, during its latest housing boom.
A supermarket is typically accessible within a very short walk from most houses for sale in this part of Chicago. Furthermore, this area is a good place in which to eat out. It is also easy to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, it is a rather short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from most homes for sale in Marynook.
This neighborhood provides home buyers with the choice between different modes of transportation. With 87th St (Woodruff) Station with access to the Metra Electric District Line, and a few nearby bus lines, Marynook features a reasonably good public transit system. Marynook is also a fairly good part of Chicago for traveling by car. Finding a place to park is easy, and most properties for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway. Marynook is very convenient for traveling on foot; meeting day-to-day needs is very easy, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well.