On Cleveland's eastern edge lies one of its oldest suburbs, Shaker Heights, Ohio. It's long been a retreat from the excitement of city life, providing its residents - many of whom work in the city - with a respite from their hectic schedules. With an excellent school system, beautifully manicured parks and public spaces and some of the loveliest houses in all of Ohio, Shaker Heights offers anyone looking for homes for rent in the Cleveland area the opportunity to live the suburban life of their dreams.
A Thriving Community
Shaker Heights has much to offer its residents, and you can find all of those services and organizations on its website. But here are just a few of the things that make it such a great place to find a rental:
Progressive transportation network. Shaker Heights is among Ohio's leaders when it comes to providing easy, alternative means of transportation. Its extensive biking and hiking trails allow freedom to roam the city's boundaries without relying on a car. And the well-run bus and train systems make commuting around the community, as well as into nearby Cleveland, a snap.
Parks and lakes. There are four lakes within the city limits, as well as plentiful parklands, making Shaker Heights a wonderful place to explore nature.
Proximity to Cleveland. The many cultural attractions in Cleveland are a short drive away, including the city's orchestra and museums.
Highly Acclaimed Schools
The schools in Shaker Heights are some of the best in all of Ohio. They boast the most highly educated staff in the Cleveland area, a wealth of Advanced Placement classes, have had each of its schools recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as National Blue Ribbon winners and the district has won the "What Parents Want" award numerous times.