The Duncan Apartments

The Duncan Apartments

1515 W Monroe St, Chicago, IL, 60607

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At a Glance

  • In-unit Laundry
Total Units: 100

Neighborhood Info: West Loop, Near West Side

The Duncan Loft Apartments is located at 1515 W Monroe St, just west of Laflin Street across from Skinner Park in the West Loop.  This beautiful vintage brick loft building, a former YMCA, was meticulously renovated to create 260 brand new West Loop apartments for rent.  With a coworking space lobby, coffee shop, courtyards, terraces, and outdoor lawn space, these loft apartments are an exciting addition to the West Loop.  If that was not enough, you’ll love working out in the original mosaic laid indoor pool, playing basketball on the originally restored court or upping your speed on the indoor track.  The Duncan Apartments features studio and one bedroom apartments for rent that all have beautiful custom cabinets, glass rainshower that will make you not want to leave the shower, kitchens with subway tile backsplashes, in-unit washer & dryers to make laundry day a cinch, and select apartments include dishwashers, exposed brick and Chicago skyline views.

These newly rehabbed loft apartments are close to several beautiful West Loop parks. The Duncan Apartments is next to Skinner Park, two blocks from Union Park, one block from Skinner Dog Park, and down the street from Mary Bartelme Park.  The West Loop is also home to award winning restaurants and some of the hottest nightlife destinations in Chicago.  The favorite West Loop spots in walking distance of The Duncan Apartments are Monteverde Restaurant & Pastificio, Parlor Pizza, City Winery, Bottom Lounge, Girl & The Goat, Au Cheval, and practically an endless list of top restaurants.  West Loop Athletic Club and Johnny’s Ice House are a short walk away.  You’ll love that both Mariano’s and Whole Foods are just east at the intersection of Monroe and Halsted.

There are several great options for public transportation options from The Duncan Apartments.  The Ashland CTA Pink Line and Green Line CTA train station is about 4 blocks north.  The Racine CTA Blue Line station is about 4 blocks south.  The Madison #20 bus and the Ashland #9 buses are both steps from the front door of The Duncan Apartments.

The wonderful schools that also call the West Loop home around The Duncan Apartments are Whitney Young Magnet High School (across the street), Malcolm X College, The Gardner School of the West Loop, Distinctive School, Chicago Virtual Charter School, Andrew Jackson Language Academy, Mark T Skinner West Elementary School, Academy High School for visual and Performing Arts, IIT Stuart School of Business, Rush University, STEM Magnet Academy, and St Ignatius College Prep School.

Call The Duncan Apartments today to schedule a tour of these vintage rehabbed West Loop apartments for rent!

Apartment Features & Amenities

Balcony, Deck, or Patio
Washer/Dryer: In-Unit
Hardwood Floors
Granite / Quartz Countertops

Leasing Office Information


Located in West Loop

Foodies dream about this neighborhood.
Apartments in the West Loop offer renters plentiful choices ranging from new luxury apartments, lofts for rent and condos for rent that carry the “industrial chic” vibe contributing to the neighborhood’s popularity.
Beatrix restaurant entrance on W Fulton St in the West Loop Chicago