Drexel Terrace Apartments

Drexel Terrace Apartments

5043 S Drexel Ave, Chicago, IL, 60637

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At a Glance

  • Pet Friendly
  • Parking Available
  • Utilities Included

Available Units

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2 bed/1 bath
$1500 - $1550
Bed/BathRentSq. Ft.Floor plan link
2 bed/1 bath
$1500 - $1550
* Pricing & availability is subject to change without notice
Total Units: 86
Leases Available: Short Term, 12 months, 12+ months

Neighborhood Info: Kenwood, Bronzeville

Drexel Terrace Apartments is located in the Kenwood neighborhood of Chicago, just south of The University of Chicago. This 86 unit apartment building offers one bedroom, two bedroom and three bedroom apartments for rent. All of these spacious apartments have recently completed a full building renovation.

Located on the corner of two parks—George Washington Park and Houston Playground Park—Drexel Terrace is the perfect place to settle in with your family. Offering one, two, and three bedroom apartments, this building can accommodate you whether you’re bringing several generations or just a pet. This building not only accepts your pets but is actively pet friendly, with plenty of places to walk your dog nearby and a spacious, private backyard. Drexel Terrace is also close to several elementary schools, including Reavis Elementary and Bronzeville Academy, located on the same block as the Drexel Terrace building. Your family will also enjoy the proximity to some of Chicago’s best museums like the Museum of Science and Industry, the Smart Museum, and the DuSable Museum of African American History. You can also easily access several different grocery stores in the area. Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, and Jewel-Osco are within a short, five-minute drive. If eating out is more your style, popular restaurants like Medici on 57th and Daley’s are also close. For University of Chicago students, faculty, and staff, Drexel Terrace provides a convenient off-campus but accessible living space within walking distance to all university buildings. Should you need to go further afield, Drexel Terrace is located between the 51st St. Green Line L stop and the 51st/53rd St. Red Line stop. I-90 and Lake Shore Drive are short trips away if traveling by car.

Walk to neighborhood parks, museums, and destinations like Harris Park, Reva & David Logan Center for the Arts, the enormous and beautiful Washington Park, Oriental Institute Museum, DuSable Museum of African American History, Frederick C Robie House, the Midway Plaisance, Jackson Park, Smart Museum, and the Museum of Science and Industry  From Drexel Terrace Apartments, you are a short stroll to favorites like Hallowed Grounds, Daley’s, Powells Books, Medici on 57th, Salonica, Noodles Etc., Robust Coffee Lounge, Grounds of Being, and Build Coffee  As an added convenience, Jewel-Osco is just two blocks away which makes your grocery shopping very quick and easy.

Drexel Terrace Apartments is a brief walk to all of the University of Chicago campus, including all University of Chicago buildings, Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago Department of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago Law School, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and the Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering  Schools close to Drexel Terrace Apartments  are University of Chicago Lab School, Hyde Park Day School, Woodlawn Preparatory School, Woodlawn Elementary,  Fiske Elementary School, Carnegie Elementary School, Hyde Park Academy High School,University of Chicago Charter School, and Bret Harte Elementary School.  

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Pet Policy

Cats OK, Dogs OK.



Utilities Included

Heat, Internet

Apartment Features & Amenities

Washer/Dryer: On-Site
Hardwood Floors

Building Features & Amenities

Party Room
Secured Entry

Leasing Office Information

MAC Apartments

Office Hours

Mon.9:00AM to 5:00PM
Tue.9:00AM to 5:00PM
Wed.9:00AM to 5:00PM
Thu.9:00AM to 5:00PM
Fri.9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat.10:00AM to 2:00PM

Located in Kenwood

Famous homes & even more famous residents
Lakefront apartments and plenty of parks surround this residential South Side neighborhood. At the same time, the list of notable current and former Kenwood residents makes this a Chicago neighborhood of outsize cultural import.