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Topic: Oklahoma City Metro

What is the downtown area of Oklahoma City like?

April 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Downtown Oklahoma City is an urban gem that was architecturally redesigned in the 1960’s to reflect how the city had grown in commercial success. The pristine grounds are dotted with landscaped hills, lakes, waterways and an impressive glass and steel botanical bridge that has an actual greenhouse built into it. The futuristic Metro concourse system […]

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What is the weather like in Oklahoma City?

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Humid is one word to describe Oklahoma City. The area is considered a temperate humid subtropical climate, causing the weather to vary on a daily basis all year. In the summer it is consistently hot and humid, but frequently a south-southeast wind blows in to ease the heat. The area sees rain (around 35 inches […]

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What are the Outlying Areas and what is the living cost?

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The greater Oklahoma City metropolitan region consists of seven counties—Canadian, Cleveland, Grady, Lincoln, Logan, McClain and Oklahoma. Numerous suburbs and small cities lie within each of these counties, some with populations as small as 2,000, others swelling to 75,000. These include the cities of Edmond, Guthrie, Chandler, Del City, Midwest City, Shawnee, Norman, and Mustang, […]

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What is the draw for sports fans in Oklahoma City?

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Sports fans residing in or around Oklahoma City won’t be disappointed. Major League Baseball’s Texas Rangers AAA farm team, the RedHawks, play their home games at AT&T Bricktown Park, in downtown OKC. Also in the downtown area is Ford Center, an indoor arena that is the home of the NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder. In nearby […]

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What is the transportation system in OKC like?

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When you’re considering the available apartments for rent Oklahoma City offers, keep in mind their location relative to where you will be working. While downtown OKC is a metropolitan area, is lacks the extensive network of transportation services other large cities may have. The Metro Transit system has routes running through the inner city areas, […]

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What is it like in Norman, Oklahoma?

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In the late 1800’s, it started with 500 people, four churches and 29 businesses. A year later the University of Oklahoma was established and the city of Norman was officially on the map. Now Norman is the county seat of Cleveland County, OK, and home to the National Weather Center, the nation’s premiere center for […]

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What are the architechtural styles of the buildings for rent in Oklahoma City?

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A unique aspect to apartment hunting in Oklahoma City is appreciating the variety of architectural styles in and around the downtown area. As a decidedly modern city, OKC has many sleek skyscrapers and hi-rise apartments that follow suit. Redesign efforts have added style and flair to the metropolis, which is both clean and eclectic. From […]

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Where can I look for help getting settled in Oklahoma CIty?

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Relocating anywhere and uprooting your life (and that of your family) is a potentially complicated endeavor. You probably have a job waiting for you, but if you don’t, finding one is a huge stressor to add to the growing list. Finding the perfect place to live, or possibly an interim stop until you get settled […]

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What is it like on the southside of Oklahoma CIty?

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In the southern inner city area of OKC, early 20th century architecture and flair are on display in Stockyards City. Gaslights, wooden storefronts, western wear shops and the Oklahoma-National Stockyards can be found here. In addition to the cowboy spirit, one element that adds to the eclectic mix of people in Oklahoma City is its […]

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Where is the nightlife action in Oklahoma City?

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Whether you call one of the downtown apartments Oklahoma City has to offer home or venture into the metro district from outlying areas, OKC nightlife won’t disappoint. From nightclubs to sports bars, from upscale to cowboy cool, the OKC night scene has something for everyone. Historic Bricktown, in the heart of downtown, is OKC’s entertainment […]

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