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Last updated March 7 2021 at 8:17 PM

12 Cheap Apartments for rent in Elgin, IL

Finding cheap apartments in Elgin takes some ingenuity and effort, as well as quick action. Before you head out on your search, bring along pay stubs, bank statements, letters of r... Read Guide >
1 Unit Available
1070 Larkin Avenue - 2S
1070 Larkin Avenue
Elgin, IL
Studio
$500
500 sqft
Last updated March 7 at 04:49 PM
This is a shared law office. The entire space is 1000 square feet with about 250 square feet of private office and 500 square feet of shared reception & conference room space. Other type of professionals are welcome. 2 story brick office building on Elgin's westside. Current tenant mix is real estate, law offices and accountant. Ample parking.
1 Unit Available
209 Big Peninsula Road
209 Big Peninsula Road
Elgin, IL | Willow Lakes Estates
Studio
$650
2400 sqft
Last updated March 5 at 10:38 AM
Looking for roommate offering private bedroom and access to three seasons room, living room, dining room, kitchen. Property has 1.5 bathrooms. Location is 3 min away from expressway. Move in 3/1. $50 for utilities. More info & apply online at https://hunt.com/apartments-for-rent/elgin-il?lid=14287201 No Pets Allowed (RLNE6461922)
Results within 5 miles of Elgin
1 Unit Available
1118 DEAN Street
1118 Dean Street
St. Charles, IL
1 Bedroom
$595
100 sqft
Last updated March 7 at 08:17 PM
Call Jim Coleman's cell direct. SLEEPING ROOM with private bath, and coin op laundry just down the hall. Available immediately. Located on the west side of St. Charles two blocks north of Main Street. Just remodeled with newer shower, paint and new carpeting. This unit does not have a kitchen. It does have a full size refrigerator and a microwave. NO SMOKERS NO PETS RENTAL APP ATTACHED UNDER ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ONE YEAR LEASE.
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1700 Ontarioville Rd
Hanover Park, IL
Studio
$969
400 sqft
1 Bedroom
$1,038
672 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,244
895 sqft
Last updated March 7 at 06:19 PM
Various sized apartments with granite surfaces and hardwood floors. The pet-friendly community has a gym, pool and BBQ area. Next to a train station for easy access to Chicago and beyond.
1 Unit Available
247 N. Neltnor Blvd. West Chicago
247 North Neltnor Boulevard
West Chicago, IL
1 Bedroom
$975
658 sqft
Last updated March 7 at 08:17 PM
Large 1 bedroom condo situated in maintained complex. Living room features walk-out to patio. Master bedroom contains double closets. Large eat-in kitchen. Coin laundry and laundry right across the apartment. Call to schedule a showing!
1 Unit Available
11103 Grove Street
11103 Grove Street
Huntley, IL
2 Bedrooms
$800
600 sqft
Last updated March 7 at 08:17 PM
LOVELY UPPER UNIT SECONDS TO HISTORICAL DOWNTOWN HUNTLEY ~ PERFECT SIZE KITCHEN ~ 2 BEDROOMS ~ 1 BATHROOM ~ LARGE BACKYARD ~ AWARD WINNING SCHOOLS ~ RESTAURANTS ~ TABLE IN KITCHEN CAN STAY AS WELL AS CHEST OF DRAWERS IN CLOSET.
1 Unit Available
830 West Main Street
830 West Main Street
St. Charles, IL
1 Bedroom
$910
700 sqft
Last updated March 7 at 08:17 PM
Clean updated dry basement rental, in downtown St. Charles area. A short walk to all St. Charles has to offer. Includes 1 parking spot, heat and water. New paint, flooring etc. Credit Report/Background Check Required. 1st month ($910), Security ($7910) and application fee ($75) required to move in. All Utilities are included. Heat, Air, electricity, water/sewer, Free Laundry (shared washer/dryer) (Approx $150 monthly Value)
1 Unit Available
304 Hankes Ave
304 Hankes Avenue
Aurora, IL | Pigeon Hill
1 Bedroom
$925
688 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Last updated March 7 at 04:49 PM
9 Unit Multi-Family 9 Unit Multi-Family
1 Unit Available
1500 Robin Cir Apt 310
1500 Robin Circle
Hoffman Estates, IL | Moon Lake Village
Studio
$850
2 Bedrooms
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Last updated March 5 at 10:37 AM
Great Studio in a Great Location! This Large Open Studio in a Secure Building offers Many Different Options for a Layout. 2 Big Closets, and one is a Walk in Closet, perfect for lots of Clothes and other Storage. Big Pantry in the Kitchen Area. Full Bathroom. Excellent Location Near Higgins and Barrington Road, just Down the Street From Woodfield Mall, the Park District, and Hoffman Estates High School! Available Immediately! Lease Terms: 1 Year Lease Minimum. Tenant Pays Electric only. No Smoking. No Pets. Credit/Background Check to be Performed by Listing Office. $60 p/Adult over 18. Condominium Association Requires: $100 Move-In Fee payable to the Moon Lake Village 4-Story Assoc. with the lease. There is also a $50 Lease Processing Fee payable to Northwest Property Management. No Pets Allowed (RLNE6104844)
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Cheap apartments in Elgin start at $500 per month.
City Guide for Elgin, IL

Greetings, present and future residents of Elgin! Situated about 40 miles northwest of downtown Chicago on the banks of the Fox River, Elgin is a popular residential destination for leasers who covet Chicagoland lodgings without having to pay typical Chicagoland prices. Sound like a good fit for you? Then journey on, bold apartment hunter, because the dwellings of your dreams may be just a few clicks anyway.

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What to keep in mind when looking for cheap apartments in Elgin, IL

Finding cheap apartments in Elgin takes some ingenuity and effort, as well as quick action. Before you head out on your search, bring along pay stubs, bank statements, letters of recommendations from landlords or employers, and identification. The more proactive you are about your search, the easier it will be to score a deal.

Look for cheap apartments in Elgin by regularly scouring listings and looking during slower renting seasons, like winter. You can still find a deal if you move during the summer months when apartment hunting is more competitive.

You may be able to find cheap apartments in Elgin in neighborhoods that are located away from attractions, restaurants, and entertainment. You may need to look farther out than you would prefer, but access to highways or public transportation can get you into the heart of Elgin.

The building you choose can also make a difference in finding a cheap apartment in Elgin. Older buildings that need some updating are more likely to have better deals. Walk-up apartments without elevators, on-street parking and few amenities like on-site fitness centers can also signal affordable rents in Elgin.