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179 Apartments for rent in Riverdale, IL

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Last updated October 16 at 6:18am UTC
14131 South Tracy Avenue
Riverdale
Riverdale, IL
Updated October 16 at 6:18am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$850
14208 South Union Avenue
Riverdale
Riverdale, IL
Updated October 10 at 10:33am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,000
14100 S Tracy Ave
Riverdale
Riverdale, IL
Updated September 27 at 11:55am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$885
14133 S School St
Riverdale
Riverdale, IL
Updated September 19 at 12:33pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$850
13905 S Clark St
Riverdale
Riverdale, IL
Updated September 19 at 12:33pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$780
14101 S School St
Riverdale
Riverdale, IL
Updated September 18 at 6:46pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$625
13933 S Wentworth Ave # 1
Riverdale
Riverdale, IL
Updated September 9 at 10:19am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$865
14132 South Dearborn Street
Riverdale
Riverdale, IL
Updated August 29 at 10:57pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,150
1121 W 127th St
1121 W 127th Street
Calumet Park, IL
Updated October 16 at 4:30am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$940
13512 Chatham Street
Blue Island
Blue Island, IL
Updated October 16 at 6:16am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$850
Results within 1 miles of Riverdale, IL
14904 Wabash Avenue
Dolton
Dolton, IL
Updated October 12 at 7:11am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,350
12856 South Eggleston Avenue
West Pullman
Chicago, IL
Updated October 10 at 3:17am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,500
12127 S Eggleston Ave
West Pullman
Chicago, IL
Updated October 9 at 6:03pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,200
612 Margaret
Dolton
Dolton, IL
Updated October 4 at 10:29am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,600
200 E. 141st Street
Dolton
Dolton, IL
Updated September 29 at 12:31pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,450
14425 Green Street
Harvey
Harvey, IL
Updated September 25 at 11:30am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,350
12139 S Yale Ave
West Pullman
Chicago, IL
Updated September 20 at 5:40pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,600
302 E 148th Pl
Harvey
Harvey, IL
Updated September 17 at 10:29am UTC
1 Bedroom
$600
449 West 137th Place
Riverdale
Riverdale, IL
Updated August 9 at 2:50am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,200
12314 South Normal Avenue
West Pullman
Chicago, IL
Updated September 27 at 6:25am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,170
14525 Justine St
Harvey
Harvey, IL
Updated September 25 at 5:51pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,250
13816 Park Ave
Dolton
Dolton, IL
Updated September 18 at 6:50pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,300
13711 s Stewart A2w
Riverdale
Riverdale, IL
Updated September 13 at 3:36pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$950
12127 South Eggleston Avenue
West Pullman
Chicago, IL
Updated October 4 at 11:09pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,225
City Guide
Riverdale
Moving to Riverdale, IL

Are you searching for an apartment to rent in Riverdale? Look no further because we have the information you need to help you find the best studio apartment, 2 bedroom apartment for rent, month to month housing, all bills paid apartments and other types of rental homes.

General Housecleaning

What are the questions you should ask when moving to a new place? At the very minimum, you would be interested in knowing about the rental rates in the apartment complex or in that neighborhood. Is it within your scope of financial feasibility? That is just a long-winded way of saying can you afford to live here? The cost of living in Riverdale is 2.5% lower than the Illinois average, and 7% less than the national median. In other words, it is a reasonably affordable place to live in.

Transportation

There are a total of eight Amtrak stations within a 30 mile radius of the village and two airports within the same vicinity. The major airport that services this village is the Chicago Midway International Airport, and the local public transit system provides regular bus shuttles at stated times to help residents and visitors alike get to their destinations.

Read the Lease

Another thing to consider is the terms of the lease. Some people do not bother to fully read the contents of a lease agreement before signing. This would be the equivalent of someone handing you a document and asking to initial here, or sign there. This is very bad practice and leaves the door open to some nasty surprises in the terms of the lease. That is not to say that all landlords are shysters, but you have to take full responsibility of anything you put your signature to, and that means reading and understanding the content of the lease completely. For instance, you don't want to move into an apartment with a two-year lease unless you are absolutely sure you want to stay that long in the place. Breaking a lease agreement carries some penalties that may affect both your pocket and ability to rent elsewhere.

Neighborhoods in Riverdale

Considering Riverdale is such a small community, there are really only two neighborhoods inside the boundaries of this town. Taking a look at both neighborhoods might help you decide where you'd like to settle in.

Village Center: The Village Center neighborhood is a densely populated city neighborhood, with rental housing options that include high-rise apartments, apartment complexes, single-family homes, and small studio apartments. The average commute from this neighborhood to work is quite significant at 45 minutes, but not as high as some neighborhoods where the commute is more than one hour either way. Most of the homes here are of the older variety, with buildings dating back to the 1940s, even though there are some more current options.

S. State St. / W. 144th St.: The rental rates in this neighborhoods are lower than in the City Center, but the available rental options are similar to what you will find there. The main difference is that there are newer homes here that were built between the 2000s and the present. One of the things the residents of this neighborhood have to contend with is the long commute which can last up to one hour or more each way. Some people find that this long commute is not something they want in their new home and if you belong to this group, then you might want to look elsewhere for an apartment.

Life in Riverdale

Riverdale's charming, small town aura really reflects itself in all aspects of life. Its a relaxed, quiet town with a community that organizes several events over the course of the year that residents and visitors can participate in. If you're interested in getting out and seeing nature, Riverdale has a few places for you to check out. Those who enjoy playing golf can take their best swing at the Joe Louis Golf Course. You could also spend some time at the Riverdale Public Library or if you want some outdoor recreation, you could spend some time at the Ivanhoe Park. Other places of interest within the village include the Midlothian Creek, the Memorial field house and the Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian. It really all depends on what you like to do best, and we hope you find an apartment you'll like in Riverdale, IL.