Lawndale is an up-and-coming neighborhood located just a few miles west of downtown Chicago. The neighborhood is known for affordable apartments and houses. There are currently several developments and community projects underway to offer more affordability and convenience. The neighborhood offers multiple restaurants, grocery stores, medical facilities, green space and plenty of parks such as Douglas Park which offers a golf course, pool, and sports field. Lawndale is near the Rush University, Malcom X College and University of Illinois at Chicago. Public transportation is at your fingertips.