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Chicago Illinois 60637 United States of America

Listing # 141413

Rates From USD 1600 Monthly
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Last Updated: Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Lake View Mies van der Rohe apartment Close to University of Chicago

Furnished 2 bdr / 1 bath apartment available September 1, 2020 for 12 months.

Beautiful, Mies van der Rohe building apartment with midcentury modern layout with original wood doors and features.

Apartment is well-appointed, with an ample library, and ready for move-in. Perfect for a visiting scholar or someone working at the University of Chicago. Easy walk to campus (~15mins, close to shuttle access as well), downtown Metra and CTA 6, half a block from the lake front trail at 57th Street--across the street from Promontory Point.

Laundry in building. Modern furniture, high quality sound system. Front bedroom currently is an office with desk (and a punching bag). Back bedroom overlooks a garden and has a queen bed with all linens for easy move-in. Kitchen has everything you need (including food processor, instant pot, and other conveniences). Lakefront building with clear view of 57th Street Beach and lake in winter and foliage coverage in summer.

Monthly rent of $1900 includes internet, heat, electricity for a minimum rental of 9 months; considerable discount for the year ($1600/month).


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
1000 Sq. Feet
Suited for
3 people
Property Type
Apartment or Condo


Available from Friday, September 25, 2020 until Sunday, October 3, 2021
Minimum Stay
6 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
Preference for a yearlong commitment but willing to consider shorter term for the right match
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Chicago
Postal Code - State or Province 60637 IL
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Hyde Park
Closest University University of Chicago
University nearby Depaul, UIC

Rental Price:

USD 1600 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
full year discount: 1300/month
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Urban Environment
  • Near Ocean/Lake
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Off Campus
  • Architectural Gem
  • Summer Term


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Elevator
  • Stairs
  • Security System or Doorman
  • Piano
  • Gym
  • Other:


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Member Since Jul 24 2020
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I am based part time in Rio, part time in Chicago. I miss my apartment and my library when I am away from the States, and am looking for someone who will enjoy both. Books span history and literature; kitchen is well-stocked with everything needed to make a cozy home.
twitter: @priyasnelson

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