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130 Apartments for rent in South Loop, Chicago, IL

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Last updated December 11 at 10:24am UTC
801 S Wells St Apt 308
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated December 11 at 10:24am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,650
1307 S Wabash Ave Apt 601
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated December 11 at 10:24am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$2,495
1629 S Prairie Ave Unit 2603
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated December 11 at 10:24am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$3,250
500 S Clinton St
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated December 11 at 10:23am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,775
1812 S State St Unit 3
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated December 8 at 10:22am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,500
1400 S Michigan Ave Unit 401
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated December 7 at 11:03am UTC
1 Bedroom
$2,000
1400 S Michigan Ave Apt 804
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated December 7 at 10:57am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$2,700
901 South Clark Street
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated December 2 at 2:19pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$2,295
1333 S Wabash Ave
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated November 22 at 11:25am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$3,232
1902 S Prairie Ave
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated November 15 at 11:55am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$3,500
1550 S Indiana Ave Apt 606
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated November 15 at 11:55am UTC
1 Bedroom
$2,100
2024 S Wabash Ave Apt 505
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated November 15 at 11:53am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,700
Results within 1 miles of South Loop, Chicago, IL
727 W Madison
727 West Madison Street
Chicago, IL
Updated December 11 at 2:35am UTC
Studio
$1,795
1 Bedroom
$2,255
2 Bedrooms
$3,185
1629 S Prairie Ave
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated December 5 at 10:21am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$3,500
1145 South Park Terrace
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated November 15 at 11:58am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$3,495
1323 S Indiana Pkwy # Th
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Updated November 15 at 11:53am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$3,800
City Guide
South Loop, Chicago
Moving to South Loop

Yes, it was once dubbed "Satan's Mile," and until the 1970's, the South Loop was known for its vice district, SRO hotels and Skid Row reputation. But the 1980's saw a major urban renaissance, and in a city chock full of "up and comings," the South Loop continues to be the real deal. Making up about 74 square blocks just south of Chicago's main business center -- the Loop -- the neighborhood not only maintains some of the city's historic charm (classic taverns, vintage architecture) it is also the home of brand-spanking-new residential, commercial and recreational resources. Not convinced? Check out these details.

Location, Location, Location

If you want to walk to work, proximity to Chicago's working heart makes renting an apartment in the South Loop a no brainer. Access to all four CTA subway lines, the expressway, and even an extensive new network of bike paths makes getting around easy.

Big Front Yard

Grant Park, the city's 319-acre playground, borders the South Loop's eastern perimeter. Here you can bike the lakefront, swim at the 12th Street beach, or catch a summer music festival. A quick walk and you'll be at the Museum Campus (comprising the Field Museum, Shedd Aquarium and Adler Planetarium) or at Soldier Field, where you can catch 'Da Bears' in action and then beat the crowds home.

Plenty of Options

When it comes to housing for rent, the South Loop offers a variety of options. Historic Printer's Row, which once housed a thriving book publishing industry, is now filled with urban lofts, mid-rise apartment buildings and condo conversions. Dearborn Park is a planned community built upon the acres of rail yards that once served Chicago's industrial corridor. But it is the new high rise apartment complexes that are the real draw, offering hundreds of studio, 1 and 2 bedroom apartments for rent in a highly competitive renter's market, many with panoramic views of the lake or downtown.

Dining and Entertainment

The South Loop is one of the most diverse neighborhoods in the city. Translated: great music, restaurants, and a lively arts scene. With the School of the Art Institute nearby, local galleries and boutiques offer special events on a regular basis. Printer's Row still has specialty book dealers, and its annual Lit Fest attracts writers and book lovers from all over the world. There are entertainment venues from Chicago's legendary jazz and blues eras nearby, and you will find locals lined up at some of Chicago's hippest breakfast and brunch spots the morning after.

With its easy access to Chicago's central business district, entertainment venues and its jewel of a lakefront, when you consider places to rent in Chicago, don't hesitate to give the South Loop a look.