Common Briar Apartments

Common Briar (Rent by Room) Apartments

455 W Briar Pl, Chicago, IL, 60657

Promo offers for renters

No Application or Move In Fee

At a Glance

  • Parking Available
  • Air Conditioning
  • Utilities Included
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Move-in Fee:
Leases Available:
Short Term
12 months
12+ months

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Common Briar is available as rent by the room.

*In the light of the increased effects of COVID-19 worldwide, Common’s main priority is to prevent the further spread of this virus. To ensure the safety of our team, our members, and the communities in our cities, we’re offering a $200 Amazon gift card, in addition to other incentives and specials, to any prospective member who takes a virtual tour and signs a lease on the same day. Additionally, any student who signs a lease with their .edu email will receive a $500 Amazon gift card. In person, tours are only available at vacant homes, where our team is committed to practicing social distancing and sanitization to prevent the spread of germs. We will also continue to offer short-term, flexible leases and security deposit alternatives (in cities that apply).

Common Briar (Rent by Room) is located at 455 West Briar Place in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood.  Save over $360 per month by moving into Common Briar Apartments with utilities, WiFi, weekly cleaning, smart TV, and essential supplies.  This Rent By Room apartment building provides flexible terms (5+ month lease terms) and shared housing and enables you to save hundreds of dollars per month. All Common Briar Apartments members get a fully furnished private bedroom. The rest of the space in the suite is shared.  Bathrooms are typically shared with 1-2 other people. Depending on the suite, kitchens and living rooms are shared with 2-4 other people.  As part of your membership, we also offer complimentary weekly cleaning of shared spaces and shared supplies such as paper towels, toilet paper, cooking oil, pots, pans, and much more!

When you move into Common Briar Apartments, there is no credit check, enjoy a fully furnished private bedroom, including a full-sized Bear mattress, all utilities are included in your monthly rent at no additional charge (including superfast wi-fi), all shared spaces are fully furnished ( this consists of the lounge, coworking space, backyard, balcony, bathrooms, kitchen, living room), keyless access control, however, pets are not permitted at this building.

Common Briar Apartments is ideally located in the middle of Lakeview, just a 3-minute walk to multiple bus stops (134, 143, 151, 156) that will take you downtown in less than 30 minutes and a couple of blocks from Belmont train station, which is serviced by the Red Line, Purple Line, and Brown Line.  Nearby you will find The Bagel restaurant, Intelligensia Coffee, Mortar & Pestle, Mariano's Grocery Store, Friar Tuck Bar, Boystown, Wrigley Field, Crisp Korean Restaurant, DryHop Brewers, Lakeview Athletic Club, The Nettlehorst School, Chicago public Library- Merlo Branch, Century Landmark Theaters, Belmont Harbor, Diversey Harbor, Diversey Golf Driving Range, Chase Bank, Bank of America and so much more.

Call today to schedule a tour of Common Briar Apartments (rent by room)!

Utilities Included

Air Conditioning
Basic Cable

Apartment Features & Amenities

Balcony, Deck, or Patio
Central Air Conditioning
Central Heat
Hardwood Floors
Separate Dining Room
Stainless Steel Appliances
Walk-in Closets
Washer/Dryer: On-Site
Window Coverings

Building Features & Amenities

On-site Maintenance
On-site Management
Secured Entry

Leasing Office Information


Located in Lakeview

A little bit of everything in this happening North Side neighborhood.
Lakeview apartments are among the most varied in the city, with new construction popping up amid the many vintage courtyard buildings and mid-century apartments.