Summer is in full swing and that means that apartment deals in Chicago are heating up as well. Renters will find some of the best deals in town curated here in this list of free rent offers and other limited time promotions. Offers as good as 2 MONTHS OF FREE RENT or more are included, so renters who want the dual advantages of exploring a new Chicago neighborhood from their apartment along with up to 2 months' worth of free rent back in their bank accounts should start their apartment search here.
Explore new horizons with the great deals offered below and get in touch about setting up a virtual apartment tour at one of these Chicago apartment buildings.
Apartments in Chicago Offering Up to 2 Months of Free Rent
100 West Chestnut Apartments
Chicago apartment renters scouring listings for the best available deal will have a hard time finding a better offer than this Gold Coast apartment building's special deal of 3 months free when they sign an apartment lease.
750 North Rush
Museums, shops, beaches and 5-star restaurants -- renters love this rare blend of neighborhood amenities found only in River North. And apartment renters can have a little extra pocket money to enjoy the premium amenities found right outside the door of 750 North Rush apartments because this building is offering 2 months free if renters act quickly and set up a virtual tour before the end of the summer.
AMLI River North
Some of Chicago's finest restaurants are around the block from this River North apartment building. Renters who want to explore Chicago's renowned culinary scene will find AMLI River North is an ideal launchpad due to its central location near all of the neighborhood's best dining spots. And the 2 months of free rent also helps lend some appeal to these apartments. Can't decide on a single spot near this luxury River North apartment building? Select a few spots, order a few different dishes, pack up a picnic to go and enjoy it on the sprawling rooftop deck of this building.
Renters looking for new construction buildings that boast the latest technological bells and whistles can set their sights on Porte Apartments in the city's rapidly growing West Loop neighborhood. This new development has a raised courtyard that lets renters embrace the verve and energy of the West Loop while still keeping the street noise at arm's length. The apartment interiors are decked out with elevated amenities such as integrated appliances, balconies (for select units) and smart thermostats, and renters can score up to 2 months of free rent for a limited time at this West Loop spot.
1111 North Dearborn
The location is a big bonus for renters at these Gold Coast apartments, and the 2 months free count as another huge bonus. Commuters will appreciate living within a couple minutes' walk to the CTA Red line station at Clark/Division. Even if renters simply want to go for a stroll in their neighborhood, this location offers a veritable walker's wishlist of cool, fun things to do without needing a car.
55 West Chestnut
The peaks of Chicago’s iconic skyline help define the experience of renting apartments in the Gold Coast, with sights like the Hancock Center (now known as 875 N. Michigan) and the Waldorf Astoria Chicago being among the most recognized landmarks visible from these Gold Coast apartments. But there’s a quieter side to the neighborhood, too. And apartment renters will have more than enough time (and a little extra dough) to explore all the charms of this location if they take up the offer of 2 months free that this building is currently extending to renters.
The Edge on Broadway
Enjoy 2 months free at one of the crisp, modern apartments for rent at The Edge on Broadway. These apartments are perfectly located in Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood and they are walking distance to grocery stores, shops and Lake Michigan. This is an ideal spot for someone who seeks mobility and convenience to pair with brand-new apartments.
Apartments in Chicago Offering Up to 1.5 Months of Free Frent
This pet-friendly apartment building in the South Loop puts renters in close proximity to iconic Chicago destinations like Lake Michigan, Grant Park, Soldier Field, The Field Museum of Natural History and so much more. The apartments are basically brand-new, being built in 2019 and offering premium features like air conditioning, in-unit laundry and the very enticing offer of 1.75 months free.
Eight Eleven Uptown
What's going down in Uptown these days? This classy and glassy apartment high-rise building's giving renters up to 1.5 months free.
Renters looking in Evanston will want to highlight this deal: get 1.5 months free and waived admin fees in this great location near Metra, CTA stations and two of Evanston's best local shopping districts.
Chicago Apartments Offering 1 Month of Free Rent
The Morgan at Loyola Station
Renters can get 1 month of free rent at this Rogers Park apartment building if they sign a lease by 8/15. The Morgan is very close to public transportation options and the natural splendor of Chicago's lakefront is within reach of these modern, comfortable apartments.
1120 North LaSalle
These apartments strike the right balance between two of Chicago’s most exciting neighborhoods. Renters can explore the best that Old Town has to offer because the Wells Street Corridor is mere minutes from 1120 North LaSalle and the Gold Coast lies to the south of this conveniently located apartment building. Renters who book an online appointment are eligible to get 1 month free when they sign a new lease.
1133 North Dearborn
It’s impossible to overstate just how indispensable the apartment balcony has become in recent months. This pivotal outdoor space that’s just a step away from the living room or bedroom of these Gold Coast apartments for rent, and this building is offering renters 1 month free on top of this great asset if they act fast.
The Seneca Apartments
The Seneca is giving $450 back to renters as part of a look and lease special plus heavily discounted rent for the first month of the lease term -- effectively combining to give renters who sign up for a new apartment 1 free month.
More Apartments in Chicago Offering 1 Month of Free Rent
Marquee at Block 37
Renters can get 1 month of free rent at select units in these Loop apartments.
Coast at Lakeshore East
This Lakeshore East apartment building is giving 1 month free on 16-month leases for studios, convertibles, and 1-bedroom apartments.
This South Loop apartment building is giving 1 month free to renters when they lease within 48 hrs of a virtual tour.
Renters at these South Loop loft apartments can get 1 month free when they lease within 48 hrs of a virtual tour.
These Logan Square apartments are offering 1 month free to renters.
This soaring South Loop apartment building is giving renters 1 month of free rent.
The Van Buren Residences
These chic West Loop apartments are offering up to 1 month free on select apartments.
Chicago Apartments Offering 0.5 Months Free & Other Special Offers
This River West apartment building is offering up to $4,000 of rent credit for select units. Renters who’ve ditched the car for the freedom and flexibility of bicycles or other eco-friendly modes of transport will love the connectivity of the Spoke location: it’s only a few minutes to the CTA Blue line station and there are bike-friendly routes just outside the door. Ample bike storage is another key feature in these sophisticated River West apartments.
The savings are substantial for renters who check out this Gold Coast apartment building. Chestnut Place is giving $1,000 off the monthly rent to renters who sign up for a new apartment.
The Lofts at River East
Renters can get a $500 Visa Gift Card and waived admin fee if they apply within 24 hours of touring one of these Streeterville loft apartments.