Find Apartments on Chicago’s Northwest Side

Northwest Side

Apartments for rent on Chicago's Northwest Side are found in a mix of working-class neighborhoods and historic districts of Chicago. Neighborhoods such as Portage Park, which was once a fashionable retail shopping outpost in post-war Chicago, and Old Irving Park abound with classic bungalows, plus many other types of picturesque homes and apartments for rent.

Small storefronts still populate Milwaukee Avenue, the main conduit for this cluster of formerly blue-collar neighborhoods. Apartment renters on the Northwest Side shouldn't be surprised to see signs on display outside of local businesses in various languages such as Polish, Spanish and Korean in this part of Chicago. Apartment renters in this region rely on the CTA Blue Line and I-90 for quick access to downtown Chicago.

Irving Park apartments are known for the variety of architectural styles and building types. You’ll find historic Queen Annes, Italianate-style buildings, Victorian houses, two- and three-flat bungalow homes, and more in Irving Park.
Apartments for rent in Portage Park Chicago are available in the usual layouts of studios up to 3 bedrooms, but single family homes are a much more common sight along the cozy blocks of this Northwest Side community.
There are studio apartments, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments in Belmont Cragin.
man walking dog on neighborhood street in front of houses and apartments in Belmont Cragin
Hermosa apartments are known for being in a neighborhood with quiet streets and many iconic bungalow houses.
Apartments for rent in Old Irving can be found in studio apartments, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom configurations. Historic homes are frequently seen on the leafy side streets.
Apartments for rent in Dunning can be found in studio apartments, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom configurations.
Apartments for rent in Kilbourn Park are available in studios, 1, 2 and 3 bedrooms.
Renters looking for apartments in Montclare can find rentals in two- and three-flat apartment buildings, courtyard apartments or mid-rise apartment buildings.