Must-See Apartments in Chicago for Summer 2023

Apartments for summer in Chicago have arrived! Now's the time to find a cool apartment where you can chill when the city turns up the heat. Step up your Chicago apartment search with a handful of our favorite homes from Edgewater to Bronzeville. Options include a live-work space in Ukrainian Village, a tri-level loft in Wicker Park, and an exposed-brick apartment in Lakeview.

Three-Story Loft in Wicker Park

Loft for rent in Wicker Park with tall ceilings and staircase

1541 N Bosworth Ave | 3 beds/2.5 baths for $4,400/mo

How incredible is this three-level apartment for rent in Wicker Park? The loft-style apartment features an unbeatable modern kitchen, tall ceilings, hardwood floors, and a gorgeous fireplace. All three floors have private decks, so you can enjoy Chicago's warm weather on every level — or head to the private rooftop deck for skyline views and sunsets.

Two-Level Apartment in East Humboldt Park

Exterior of a blue three-flat apartment with yellow doors in Humboldt Park, Chicago

1850 N Washtenaw Ave | 4 beds + den/2 baths for $4,760/mo

If you're looking for an apartment that lives like a single family home, then look no further than this two-story apartment for rent in Humboldt Park. The newly renovated four-bedroom duplex is located on the second and third floors of the home. The apartment may look vintage on the outside, but on the inside it features gorgeous modern details. The East Humboldt Park home is perfectly located to enjoy the best of the neighborhood, in addition to Logan Square and Wicker Park.

Lakeview Apartment With Exposed Brick in Every Room

Living room with exposed brick fireplace in Lakeview, Chicago, apartment for rent

606 W Surf St | 2 beds/1 bath for $2,850/mo

If you're a lover of exposed brick, this two-bedroom apartment for rent in Lakeview, Chicago, is just for you. The one-of-a-kind apartment features tons of old-world charm with tall ceilings, a fireplace, and hardwoods throughout. 

Modern, Luxury Apartment for Rent in Lincoln Park

New luxury apartment for rent in Lincoln Park with gourmet, dine-in kitchen

2244 N Kenmore Ave | 2 beds + den/2 baths for $6,500/mo

Say hello to one of the finest apartments for rent in the heart of Lincoln Park. The luxury duplex features high-end finishes, an open floor plan, fantastic light, spa-like bathrooms, and 10-foot ceilings. The building is spread across two city lots on a gorgeous corner. 

Live-Work Apartment in Ukrainian Village

Live-work loft with concrete floors and open space in Ukrainian Village, Chicago

2500 W Chicago Ave | 1 bed/1 bath for $3,100/mo

Open spaces like this one are a treat for creative renters. If you're an artist or dreamer, don't miss out on this unique 2,000-square-foot apartment for rent in Ukrainian Village. An enormous kitchen opens up to the live-work space, and the bedroom is partially enclosed with a sliding barn door. 

Pristine Vintage Condo in Humboldt Park

Huge living room and sun room in Humboldt Park, Chicago apartment for rent

3750 W Cortland St | 3 beds + den/1 bath for $2,300/mo

Live at the top of a beautiful vintage home in Humboldt Park. With so many windows and beautiful light, it feels like living in a treehouse during the spring and summer. The apartment features a separate living and entertaining space, plus a formal den. The kitchen also has a lovely breakfast nook.

Huge Bronzeville Condo With Vaulted Ceilings

Living room with vaulted ceilings and large windows in Bronzeville, Chicago, condo for rent

3927 S Indiana Ave | 3 beds/2 baths for $2,600/mo

Vaulted ceilings and large windows bring a light and airy feeling to this Bronzeville condo for rent in Chicago. All the luxuries you love can be found at this beautiful home — central air conditioning, in-unit laundry, parking, a gas fireplace, a spacious kitchen, and more.  

Brand New Loft in Edgewater

Loft with industrial details for rent in Edgewater Chicago

5700 N Ashland Ave | 1 bed/1 bath for $2,100/mo

Be one of the first residents of this modern rehabbed building in Edgewater! The dog and cat friendly condo for rent on the north side of Chicago features central air conditioning, in-unit laundry, garage parking, an on-site gym and fabulous rooftop views. Plus, there are tons of local bars, restaurants, and entertainment venues nearby.

High-End Loft Apartment in River West

Luxury loft with huge windows and tall ceilings in Chicago's River West neighborhood

925 W Chicago Ave | 2 beds/2 baths for $3,450/mo

Germain House was originally built as a lumber yard in 1886, but now it’s one of the most beautifully renovated loft buildings in all of Chicago. This two-bedroom apartment features white oak floors, oversized windows, exposed brick, and industrial details. It comes with smart home features, in-unit laundry, a five-burner stove, walk-in showers, and central heat and air conditioning.