North Center Apartment Living
Heart of the Neighborhood
What We Love Most
Best Way to Get Around
Around the Neighborhood
North Center is one of the many welcoming apartment rental neighborhoods on the north side of the Chicago. This residential and commercial community was originally settled by German immigrant families who earned their livings in the local industrial plants. Today, North Center Chicago apartments can be found in newer buildings and also beautiful renovated historical buildings.
Dining in North Center
North Center apartments have enjoyed a renaissance of quality dining options along North Lincoln Avenue.
Nightlife in North Center
North Center has a bowling alley, an indoor ice skating rink and a nearby movie theater. Martyr's is a popular venue for live music near the intersection of Damen and Lincoln Avenues.
Coffee in North Center
Commuters and apartment renters in North Center looking for a jolt of java can find groovy coffee in locally-owned or chain cafes on their way to the train. The stretches of Montrose and Ravenswood Avenues near the ‘L’ Brown line station both have reputable destinations for roasted beans.
History in North Center
Lane Tech (known formally as Albert G. Lane Technical College Preparatory High School) is a public, four-year magnet high school that is surrounded by North Center apartments. The school was founded in 1908 by Albert Grannis Lane at 2501 West Addison Street. Lane was the school’s former principal and superintendent.