What $1,500 Rent Gets You in Chicago
Ever wonder how far your money would go in Chicago, rent wise? We set a monthly rent budget of $1,500 and searched available apartments across a variety of Chicago neighborhoods.
What some apartments lack in space, offer excellent location — while others have multiple rooms and newer finishes. From Buena Park to Old Town, South Loop to Lakeview, and beyond, take a look at these budget-comparable apartments in Chicago.
Here’s what $1,500 a month will rent you in Chicago:
Buena Park (1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom)
Address: 718 W. Irving Park Road
Irving Park (3 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom)
Address: 3426 N. Keeler Avenue
South Loop (Studio)
Address: 2101 S. Michigan Avenue
Address: 3170 N. Sheridan Road
Old Town (1 Bedroom, 1 Bath)
Address: 1923 N. Sedgewick Drive
Edgewater (1 Bedroom, 1 Bath)
Address: 5600 N. Sheridan Road
Gold Coast (Studio)
Address: 20 E. Scott Street
Which apartment would YOU choose with a $1,500 budget?