Browse the Best Chicago Apartment Deals Under $2,000

Everyone appreciates a good bargain. Renters searching for Chicago apartments that are renting for $2,000 and under will want to start their search for a good bargain right here. This collection of Chicago apartments that are renting for less than $2,000 per month brings together a nice mix of old and new, city and suburbs, in one convenient location. Happy browsing!

Affordable Lakeview Apartments in Great Location

3643-45 N. Greenview 
These Lakeview apartments are bright and filled with warm hues thanks to classic hardwood floors and abundant windows. The location is pretty tough to beat: renters will find themselves in the part of Lakeview that blends a bit with Roscoe Village. That means both the scenes along N Clark St and the Southport Corridor are within reach for renters at 3643-45 N Greenview Apartments.

Mid-Century Majesty at a More Affordable Price in Lakeview

350 W. Oakdale 
Fans of the mid-century modern aesthetic may find their perfect home in these Lakeview apartments. The sophisticated feel of these apartments comes as a byproduct of clean design and wide open floor plans for the living spaces. But these 2 bedroom apartments are coming in under $2,000, an incredible deal for renters who are scouring the Lakeview neighborhood for the best offers right now.

Get to Know the Highlights of Northalsted at these Apartments

727-29 W. Briar 
The neighborhood's local chamber of commerce has officially rebranded this sub-market of the Lakeview neighborhood as Northalsted, a move aimed to be more inclusive than the previous moniker of Boystown. Even though the name has changed, this north side enclave remains as happening as ever thanks to the abundance of vibrant local businesses, easy access to the lakefront and numerous public transit options from this location near the intersection Belmont Ave and Halsted St.

Uptown Apartments Waiving Move-In Fees for New Renters

Buena Shores 
These apartments are already a bargain for the beautiful Buena Park neighborhood, but Group Fox is making it more enticing for renters who may be on the fence about their next move thanks to the waiver of move-in fees at Buena Shores. The asking rental price for a 1 bedroom apartment is $1,320 per month in this building that places renters conveniently on the threshold between Uptown and Lakeview.

Pet Friendly Evanston Apartments Make Classic Mid-Century Modern Style Affordable

Presidential Apartments 
Fans of open concept living and extensive daylight beaming through prodigious windows will find a lot to love at Presidential Apartments in Evanston. The location is worthy of envy all on its own, putting renters close to the charming shopping districts of Evanston and also placing them at a very manageable distance to beloved parks and beaches.

Downtown Loft Apartments at Lovely Prices

the Alfred 
OK, the thinking goes that a downtown Chicago loft apartment should be waaay above $2,000 per month, right? Well, throw conventional thinking out the window because the stylish loft apartments at the Alfred, a converted Loop office building, start at $1,500 for studios. Discover the true character of Loop living in one of these bright, bold lofts and don't miss out on the world-class views from the building's rooftop deck.

Classic Courtyard Apartments Straddle Line Between Kenwood & Hyde Park Neighborhoods

1118-28 E. Hyde Park
This classic courtyard apartment building is right along Hyde Park Boulevard, one of the main arteries for both the Kenwood and Hyde Park communities. Other nearby highlights include the University of Chicago main campus, Washington Park, Promontory Point and Hyde Park Art Center.

Rogers Park Apartments Near the Water's Edge

1033 W. Loyola 
Think Chicago beachfront living needs to be overpriced? Think again, because these Rogers Park apartments are starting at an incredible price of $1,175 per month and they're supremely close to the shore of Lake Michigan. What else is close by? The lakeside campus of Loyola University Chicago, numerous shops and plenty of restaurants along N. Sheridan Rd. 

Gold Coast Chicago Apartments Near Both City Life & Beach Life

65 E. Scott 
Chicago: vacation city? Believe it or not, these Gold Coast apartments make the case that Chicago's beaches are right up there with other world-class waterfront cities. Beach enthusiasts have miles of sandy shoreline to discover in Chicago but few are more singular in the imagination than Oak Street Beach, and that storied plot of sandy oasis is mere minutes away from these affordable Gold Coast apartments.

Flexible Studio Apartments Near Chicago's Goose Island

SoNu Digs 
Renters who want a place with a flexible floor plan that makes clever use of a tried and true solution for small living spaces should look at the studio apartments for rent at SoNu Digs. The Murphy bed in these studios transforms any living space into a comfortable bedroom in seconds, and this feature is standard throughout SoNu Digs.

Lakeview Apartments Combine Classic Details with Modern Appliances

424 W. Oakdale 
The studios and 1 bedroom apartments for rent at 424 W. Oakdale Apartments are within reach because there’s no security deposit required. Enjoy free heat and cooking gas at these spacious Lakeview apartments, along with updated kitchens, hardwood flooring, and on-site washing machines.

Uptown Apartments with Incredible 2 Bedroom Apartment Pricing

Park Shores 
Renters who need a spare bedroom but have little room to spare in the budget will want to look closely at these Uptown apartments. The 2 bedroom floor plans in this Uptown building are renting for less than $1,500 per month! Think about all the possibilities for a second bedroom: it could be a tidy solution for renters who want their next place to include room for a home office, classroom space or workout room.

Pay Homage to Chicago History in Renovated Uptown Apartments

Sheridan Plaza
Chicago has a rich architectural legacy that extends well beyond the boundaries of downtown. Uptown is a good example of a neighborhood that knows its history well and embraces the beauty of old structures -- landmarks like the grand Uptown Theater help define this neighborhood. But renters can appreciate history while living comfortably in these smartly renovated Uptown apartments at Sheridan Plaza.

Sunny Lakeview Apartments for Rent Near Outdoor Dining District

2849 N. Orchard 
The outdoor dining movement has taken hold in the wake of Coronavirus and this apartment building places renters right on the pulse of this innovative solution that has helped local businesses weather the COVID-19 restrictions on indoor dining. That's good news for Lakeview renters who want to support their local restaurants and bars, because these apartments are very close to the Broadway open air dining street that welcomed patrons for socially distanced outdoor dining. Grocery stores are also in abundance near this Lakeview location so renters who prefer to cook at home won't be stranded when it comes time to re-stock the fridge.