Oak Lawn is a neighborhood that is a virtual mish-mash of architecture and lifestyles. Nightlife is a vital part of this area of town, which offers plenty of restaurants, clubs and pubs. Oak Lawn is also adjacent to the Dallas Design District, and so much of the area has great appeal for artistic types. Shopping here is as interesting as it gets anywhere in the city, with the Quadrangle, numerous art galleries, boutiques and antique shops.
Oak Lawn is also one of the wealthier neighborhoods in Dallas. Located in the heart of Dallas, Oak Lawn is home to many young, single professionals who inhabit the variety of condominiums, apartments and hardwood-floor duplexes. A wide variety of housing options are available here, from upscale townhouses to condos to apartments and duplexes – as well as established older, single-family homes.