91 Apartments for rent in Carpentersville, IL

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Last updated July 24 at 10:56PM
2003 Silverstone Drive
Carpentersville
Carpentersville, IL
Updated July 15 at 10:47AM
1 Bedroom
$900
6506 Marble Lane
Carpentersville
Carpentersville, IL
Updated June 20 at 9:29AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,550
2249 Flagstone Ln
Carpentersville
Carpentersville, IL
Updated June 24 at 8:08AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,350
318 Anchor Drive
Carpentersville
Carpentersville, IL
Updated July 21 at 3:33AM
4 Bedrooms
$2,125
6715 SLATE Drive
Carpentersville
Carpentersville, IL
Updated June 18 at 2:45AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,495
1236 Brookdale Dr
Carpentersville
Carpentersville, IL
Updated June 10 at 10:09AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,300
Results within 1 miles of Carpentersville, IL
166 TOWN CENTER Boulevard
Gilberts
Gilberts, IL
Updated July 20 at 4:55AM
3 Bedrooms
$1,700
444 Cavalier Court
West Dundee
West Dundee, IL
Updated July 12 at 3:12AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,150
717 Strom Drive
West Dundee
West Dundee, IL
Updated July 11 at 4:26AM
1 Bedroom
$1,000
Results within 5 miles of Carpentersville, IL
571 BROOKSIDE Avenue
Creekside of Algonquin-The Glens
Algonquin, IL
Updated July 13 at 2:39AM
5 Bedrooms
$3,600
333 Lake St Apt 2B
Crystal Lake
Crystal Lake, IL
Updated July 5 at 2:41PM
2 Bedrooms
$1,450
5 Montclair Court
Meadowbrook
Lake in the Hills, IL
Updated July 15 at 2:45AM
4 Bedrooms
$2,400
2660 Fairfax Lane
Meadowbrook
Lake in the Hills, IL
Updated July 21 at 3:39AM
4 Bedrooms
$1,800
121 Willey St
Gilberts
Gilberts, IL
Updated June 9 at 9:33AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,550
17N750 Galligan Road
Gilberts
Gilberts, IL
Updated July 15 at 9:56AM
1 Bedroom
$1,300
342 Snow Drop Lane
Elgin
Elgin, IL
Updated July 21 at 12:02PM
3 Bedrooms
$2,100
2304 Dawson Lane
Dawson Mill
Algonquin, IL
Updated July 15 at 2:49AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,550
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Carpentersville
Moving to Carpentersville

Renting an apartment in Carpentersville is still a little on the expensive side compared to the Illinois median. Just to make things more challenging for you, the percentage of available rental properties is a mere 2%, meaning that vacant apartments are pretty limited. If you have a solid game plan, you should be able to find a good apartment in Carpentersville without too much of a headache. Simply follow the tips we will outline below.

Check Online Listings One of the first things you can do is look at the online listings for available rental properties in Carpentersville to familiarize yourself with the potential cost of apartments and the types of available apartments (e.g. two-bedroom, three-bedroom, etc.). You can also hire a real estate agent to help your scour the village for a suitable rental home. If you are able, you might also try visiting the area and looking around to see if there are any “for rent” signs for apartments that haven't been listed online. Who knows? You might score a sweet rental property this way.

Call Before Visiting If you find a place you are interested in, call the apartment manager or landlord to find out what you need and ask some questions about the place. For instance, you could ask about the condition of the apartment, the types of rules they have, the available amenities and other important questions.

Ask About Fido A lot of people have pets. Some people even have more than one. If you fall into this category, ask questions regarding the types of rules the management has regarding pets, if they even allow any to step paw on their property. In some instances, pet owners will have to put down a security deposit on their pets. Calling ahead to find out the policies will save you a lot of time spent running from one apartment to the next.

What About Parking? A car is a necessity, rather than a luxury, in Carpentersville. Even though the village provides public bus service, the wait time during non-rush hour is quite lengthy, and you could spend valuable hours just getting from point A to point B. If you do have one, make sure your apartment will have adequate parking space to accommodate your vehicle. One thing you should bear in mind is that the commute for most Carpentersvillagers is quite long, ranging from 30 to 40 minutes.

Requirements Most landlords will need a security deposit, a minimum of the first month’s rent, proof of employment or income and one or two references. You will also be asked to fill out a rental application form and agree to a credit check.

Where to Live in Carpentersville

Village Center: Like most villages, Carpentersville has a village center, which is the heart of the village and where you are most likely to find stores, a bank, bus stop, community center and worship center.

II/Randall Rd: This is one of the most affordable parts of Carpentersville. Due to the inexpensivehousing here in relation to other neighborhoods in Carpentersville, the available rental property is very, very low, more like 0.8%!

Sandbloom Rd/Bolz Rd: The medium rental property price for this part of Carpentersville is higher than some of the nearby ‘hoods, with a lot more vacancies for rental property than the II/Randall Rd area. $$$

Life in Carpentersville

Carpentersville is a thriving village, but it obviously has a slower pace than most cities and towns. Those looking for an active nightlife will be disappointed, but those looking for a serene place to relax will enjoy the village.