With Highland Park to the north, Uptown to the south and Turtle Creek to the east, Oak Lawn is an exciting mix of personality, location and charm. Residents love the combination of historic duplexes, modern high rises, artsy condos and timeless single-family homes, all set among the tree-lined streets of this 12-square mile enclave.
Oak Lawn’s prime location has made it a favorite choice for those looking to refurbish a classic cottage or convert a property into the ideal work/live/play space. The area is also dotted with new construction homes—from contemporary condos with rooftop decks to modern manses owned by art dealers and collectors. The real estate advisors at Allie Beth Allman & Associates offer a complete listing of stylish homes to meet every wish.
Oak Lawn’s welcoming personality includes a vibrant nightlife and some of the best restaurants in the city. From the five-star Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek to much-loved Javier’s, see- and-be-seen Al Biernat’s, the relaxing Cigar Bar and irresistible Chocolate Secrets, Oak Lawn offers a flavor for any craving.
With its exceptional location, Oak Lawn offers convenient access to some of the area's premier shopping and entertainment destinations. The area is partly served by the free M-Line as well as DART ’s Blue and Red light-rail lines, making transportation in and out of the area a breeze for commuters.
Families with school-aged children will appreciate the multiple elementary, middle and high schools that are part of the Dallas Independent School District as well as several private schools serving students and families.
The neighborhood features green space, with a number of parks for people and their four-legged friends. Each is unique with playgrounds, tennis courts and soccer or football fields meant to unite families and friends. The popular Katy Trail , with 3.5 miles of beautiful and diverse urban hike and bike trails, runs near Oak Lawn as well.
Oak Lawn is adjacent to the Dallas Design District , giving the area an artsy feel exuding sophistication and style. Turtle Creek Boulevard, Central Expressway, Inwood Road border this beautiful section of town.
Links to a great lifestyle:
American Airlines Center
Saint Ann Restaurant and Bar
Kalita Humphreys Theater
Library Bar at the Warwick Melrose Hotel