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Chicago Apartments

Protect Yourself From a Terrible Landlord With These 10 Renter's Rights

Reboot Illinois | Posted 07.30.2014 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

According to the city of Chicago's website, more than 60 percent of the city's residents are renters.

PHOTOS: The 10 Most Stunning Apartment Views From Around The World

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 04.11.2013 | Home

Does your glimpse from home compete with these? Share your photos with us!

How to Find the Absolute Cheapest Apartment in Chicago

Nico Lang | Posted 07.30.2012 | Chicago
Nico Lang

With the summer apartment season finally upon us in Chicago, everyone I know is in the hot pursuit of the one thing that is even more important than getting a table at Girl and the Goat: that magical dirt-cheap apartment.

City Goes To Bat For High-Rise Residents Told To Use Ovens For Heat

Posted 03.27.2012 | Chicago

Chicago's Buildings Department will head to court Thursday to battle the owners of a Lincoln Park high-rise apartment building that has left its tenan...

PHOTOS: The Priciest 2011 Real Estate In Chicago

Posted 01.25.2012 | Chicago

Chicago has been home to a considerable amount of high-profile real estate over the past year, from Theo Epstein's new $3.25 million pad near Wrigley ...

Affordable Rental Housing Hard To Come By In Cook County

Posted 11.16.2011 | Chicago

Though demand for affordable rental housing in Cook County is on the rise, the number of moderately-priced rental units available has failed to keep p...

Downtown Apartment Rents Surpass Pre-Recession Peak

Posted 10.16.2011 | Chicago

As Chicago's real estate market continues to turn away from condominiums and toward apartments, demand for (and, therefore, the price of) apartments i...

House Call: Rogers Park Apartment A Vintage Paradise

Posted 07.13.2011 | Chicago

Text and photos by Tate Gunnerson, courtesy of Time Out Chicago In the early 2000s, Christopher Heitger (pictured, left) and Joe Clauser bought a 1...

PHOTOS: A Beautiful, Sunny Expansion In Roscoe Village

| Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Name: Mike Shively, architect Location: Roscoe Village -- Chicago, Illinois Size: 1,200 square feet -- 2 bedroom + 2 bath Years lived in: 2 -- owne...

PHOTOS: Modern And Vintage Charm Converge In The Ukrainian Village

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Text by Amalie Drury and photos by Erica Gannett, courtesy of Time Out Chicago In preparation for moving into her first apartment without roommates, ...

Rent In Chicago? Why You'll Be Paying More This Year

CBS Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Appraisal Research Counselors say you will still find some concessions, such as a month of free rent or a free flat screen TV. But by spring, those wi...

PHOTOS: Nature Meets Modern In South Loop Loft

| Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Name: Byron Flitsch & Nathan Nally plus Dexter, the pup Location: South Loop -- Chicago, Illinois Size: 900 square feet Years lived in: 3 months -- re...

PHOTOS: Petite Studio With Vintage Flare In Lincoln Park

| Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Name: Alexandra Profession: Assistant to the Curator of Design at The Art Institute of Chicago Location: Lincoln Park, Chicago, IL Size: 250 square fe...

PHOTOS: A Lightened Up Garden Apartment In Andersonville

| Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Name: Jim Williams Location: Andersonville, Chicago Size: 1,000 square feet Years lived in: 2 Garden apartments in Chicago can often be dark, caverno...

House Tour: An Eclectic Apartment On A Tiny Budget

| Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Name: Meg, Brad, & Kitties Björn & Olive Location: Lakeview -- Chicago, Illinois Size: 900 square feet Years lived in: 3 months -- rented We (Meg an...

House Tour: Artsy, Hip And Historic Home In The Loop

| Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Name: Mary Visconti and Tom Caldwell Location: the Loop -- Chicago, Illinois Size: 2,000 square feet Years lived in: 4 -- Owned Mary and Tom's laid-b...

PHOTOS: Pilsen Studio Festive, Big On Storage

| Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Name: James Wurm Location: Pilsen -- Chicago, Illinois Size: 860 square feet Years lived in: 1+ -- rented In just over a year, James has transformed ...

HOUSE TOUR: Hip Apartment On A Budget In Lincoln Park

| Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Name: Chelsea, Sean & Bella the Cat Location: Lincoln Park -- Chicago, Illinois Size: 1,200 square feet Years lived in: 5 months -- rented Chelsea an...

PHOTOS: Apartments For Rent In Stunning Aqua Tower

Posted 03.27.2015 | Chicago

Take a look: one of the most striking -- and most lauded -- recent additions to the Chicago skyline has rooms for rent. The 82-story Aqua Tower is ...

Affordable Housing On The Brink Of Extinction In Lakeview

Skyline Newspaper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Amrita Dayal moved into 510 W. Belmont in 1978, a single mom and recent immigrant who had arrived from India just a few years earlier with $8 to her n...