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Naperville, IL: 92 apartments available for rent

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Last updated June 24 at 5:35AM
1068 Heritage Hill Drive
Cress Creek
Naperville, IL
Updated June 22 at 2:01PM
2 Bedrooms
$1,525
2846 GYPSUM Circle
Tall Grass
Naperville, IL
Updated June 17 at 2:22AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,600
19 Foxcroft Road
Naper Carriage Hill
Naperville, IL
Updated June 9 at 11:29AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,450
1516 West Jefferson Avenue
Naperville
Naperville, IL
Updated June 23 at 11:36AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,400
2044 Maplewood Circle
Country Lakes
Naperville, IL
Updated June 19 at 2:30AM
5 Bedrooms
$2,400
2566 Arcadia Circle
Naperville
Naperville, IL
Updated June 20 at 10:56AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,700
1307 Modaff Road
West Highlands
Naperville, IL
Updated June 6 at 1:11PM
2 Bedrooms
$1,249
2821 VERNAL Lane
Tall Grass
Naperville, IL
Updated June 17 at 2:30AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,675
61 Foxcroft Road
Old Farm
Naperville, IL
Updated June 10 at 3:31AM
3 Bedrooms
$1,980
1380 TARA BELLE Parkway
Far East
Naperville, IL
Updated June 22 at 1:57PM
3 Bedrooms
$2,190
120 West Porter Avenue
Downtown Naperville
Naperville, IL
Updated June 22 at 2:47AM
3 Bedrooms
$3,395
2419 Sheehan Drive
Tall Grass
Naperville, IL
Updated June 22 at 2:44AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,395
538 FESSLER Avenue
West Highlands
Naperville, IL
Updated June 21 at 8:30PM
3 Bedrooms
$1,650
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City Guide
Naperville
No “Nap” in Naperville

Naperville has grown by leaps and bounds in recent years. Now boasting nearly 150,000 residents and some of Illinois’ most coveted lodgings, the city has become a popular residential destination. Some super-sweet facts about life in Naperville include:

- Rock around the clock: Whether you want to get your kicks at dusk, dawn, or any time in between, Naperville has a lot to offer in the way of entertainment. The Riverwalk, a scenic two-mile stretch of fountains, sculptures, and scenic views along the DuPage River, is the city’s top daytime destination, while numerous parks and sports complexes dot the city as well. There are two primo inline-skating/skateboarding parks in Naperville that actually encourage you to loiter.The downtown area is swarming with a variety of clubs, bars, and corner pubs that are all within stumbling distance of each other.

Apartment Advice

Naperville is primarily a town of mortgagees, but there’s no shortage of apartments, either. In fact, with property taxes on single-family homes approaching the 2.5 percent range in the city, apartments are becoming increasingly in vogue. Here’s what you’ll need to find your dream dwellings in Naperville:

  • The only utilities typically included in Naperville apartments are trash and sewer, so plan to spend an extra couple hundred bucks each month for water, electric, gas, cable, and Giordanos Pizza. If you’re paying less than $1500 for rent and utilities, you’re getting off cheap.

  • Common sense: Read your lease carefully and inquire about policies regarding pets and roommates. Many landlords disallow one or the other (or both) or charge extra for them.

  • The basics: Especially if you’re a newbie in the ‘Nap, equip yourself with proof of (positive) rental history. Also, don’t forget paycheck stubs, banking info, and I.D. Even though waiting lists are rare, and move-in specials occasionally pop up to attract new tenants, landlords are likely to turn you away if you can’t prove you’re a desirable renter.

  • A love for a room with a view: Not only do most Naperville rentals boast amenities that their Chicago counterparts couldn’t dream up (like free tenant parking, resident rec rooms, and business centers), but many come with a super sweet bird’s eye view. Tons of lodgings are situated near or beside the Riverwalk, Knock Knolls Park, and Centennial Park/Beach, so don’t worry about finding yourself stuck in some bland Scissorhands¬-looking ‘hood. And if you want to live in the comfort of the ‘burbs while still being able to experience the hustle and bustle of the city, the downtown area serves up plenty of high-quality rentals as well.

Parting Shots and Thoughts

I you plan to live in Naperville and work in Chicago, we recommend hopping aboard the Metra train for your morning commute, which will have you in the Loop in half an hour, tops. Depending on your final destination, prices range from three to nine bucks.

And if you get nothing else out of this so-called “city guide,” remember this: If you plan to trek back and forth from Naperville to Chicago regularly, make sure your apartment is within walking distance of a Metra station.

So be prepared, be prosperous, and happy hunting in Naperville!

Rent Report
Naperville

June 2017 Naperville Rent Report

Welcome to the June 2017 Naperville Rent Report. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Naperville rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro and nation.

Naperville rents increase sharply over the past month

Naperville rents have increased 0.9% over the past month, and are up slightly by 1.6% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Naperville stand at $1,470 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,730 for a two-bedroom. This is the fourth straight month that the city has seen rent increases after a decline in January. Naperville's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 2.4%, as well as the national average of 2.6%.

Rents rising across the Chicago Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Naperville, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the Chicago metro, all of them have seen prices rise. Illinois as a whole has logged a 2.4% year-over-year growth. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Naperville has the most expensive rents in the Chicago metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,730; the city has also seen rent growth of 0.9% over the past month, the fastest in the metro.
  • Park Forest has the least expensive rents in the Chicago metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,150; rents rose 0.8% over the past year but remained flat month-over-month.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Naperville

Rent growth in Naperville has been relatively stable over the past year - some other large cities have seen more substantial increases, while in a few cases, rents have actually declined. Compared to most large cities across the country, Naperville is less affordable for renters.

  • Naperville's median two-bedroom rent of $1,730 is above the national average of $1,150. Nationwide, rents have grown by 2.6% over the past year.
  • While rents in Naperville remained moderately stable this year, similar cities saw increases, including Detroit (+2.5%), St. Louis (+2.4%), Indianapolis (+2.0%); note that median 2BR rents in these cities go for $880, $940, and $840 respectively.

For more information check out our national report. You can also access our full data for cities and counties across the U.S. at this link.
City Median 1BR price Median 2BR price M/M price change Y/Y price change
Chicago $1,090 $1,280 0.6% 4.0%
Aurora $1,080 $1,270 0.6% 0.3%
Naperville $1,470 $1,730 0.9% 1.6%
Arlington Heights $1,250 $1,470 0.0% 2.4%
Evanston $1,270 $1,500 0.9% 4.8%
Palatine $1,110 $1,310 0.5% 2.2%
Wheaton $1,260 $1,480 0.3% 2.0%
Hoffman Estates $1,100 $1,290 2.5%
Lisle $1,200 $1,410 0.9% 3.2%
Park Forest $980 $1,150 0.0% 0.8%

Methodology - Recent Updates:

Data from private listing sites, including our own, tends to skew toward luxury apartments, which introduces sample bias when estimates are calculated directly from these listings. To address these limitations, we’ve recently made major updates to our methodology, which we believe have greatly improved the accuracy and reliability of our estimates.

Read more about our new methodology below, or see a more detailed post here.

Methodology:

Apartment List is committed to making our rent estimates the best and most accurate available. To do this, we start with reliable median rent statistics from the Census Bureau, then extrapolate them forward to the current month using a growth rate calculated from our listing data. In doing so, we use a same-unit analysis similar to Case-Shiller’s approach, comparing only units that are available across both time periods to provide an accurate picture of rent growth in cities across the country.

Our approach corrects for the sample bias inherent in other private sources, producing results that are much closer to statistics published by the Census Bureau and HUD. Our methodology also allows us to construct a picture of rent growth over an extended period of time, with estimates that are updated each month.

Read more about our methodology here.

About Rent Reports:

Apartment List publishes monthly reports on rental trends for hundreds of cities across the U.S. We intend these reports to be a source of reliable information that help renters and policymakers make sound decisions, and we invest significant time and effort in gathering and analyzing rent data. Our work is covered regularly by journalists across the country.

We are continuously working to improve our methodology and data, with the goal of providing renters with the information that they need to make the best decisions.