Sentral Michigan Avenue

Sentral Michigan Avenue

(38 Reviews)
808 S. Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
$1,528 - $62,919/mo

Floor Plans & Pricing

Studio

S5

Studio, 1 Bath | 570 sq. ft.

$2,322 - $4,407

6 Available Units

S2

Studio, 1 Bath | 500 sq. ft.

$2,015 - $4,223

2 Available Units

S6

Studio, 1 Bath | 595 sq. ft.

$2,115 - $2,730

1 Available Unit

S4

Studio, 1 Bath | 580 sq. ft.

$2,220 - $4,504

1 Available Unit

S3

Studio, 1 Bath | 505 sq. ft.

$2,250

Not Available

S1 Affordable

Studio, 1 Bath | 435 sq. ft.

$1,528

Not Available

S2 Affordable

Studio, 1 Bath | 500 sq. ft.

$1,528

Not Available

S1

Studio, 1 Bath | 435 sq. ft.

$1,725 - $1,765

Not Available

S7

Studio, 1 Bath | 605 sq. ft.

$2,115 - $2,582

Not Available

S3 Affordable

Studio, 1 Bath | 505 sq. ft.

$1,528

Not Available

1 Bedroom

A3

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 835 sq. ft.

$3,064 - $3,958

5 Available Units

A2

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 710 sq. ft.

$2,449 - $3,062

4 Available Units

A6 Den

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 900 sq. ft.

$3,113 - $3,561

1 Available Unit

A1

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 695 sq. ft.

$2,301 - $3,057

1 Available Unit

A3 Furnished

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 835 sq. ft.

$4,006 - $4,660

Not Available

A5 Den

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 870 sq. ft.

$2,760 - $2,870

Not Available

A2 Furnished

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 710 sq. ft.

$3,711 - $4,318

Not Available

A4

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 855 sq. ft.

$3,441 - $4,000

Not Available

2 Bedrooms

B3

2 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,130 sq. ft.

$4,160 - $5,780

2 Available Units

B2

2 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,065 sq. ft.

$3,349 - $5,025

1 Available Unit

B6

2 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,285 sq. ft.

$4,419 - $4,809

Not Available

B4

2 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,180 sq. ft.

$4,000 - $4,030

Not Available

B5

2 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,265 sq. ft.

$4,269 - $4,294

Not Available

B2 Furnished

2 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,065 sq. ft.

$5,463 - $6,746

Not Available

3 Bedrooms

C1

3 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,400 sq. ft.

$5,206 - $5,261

Not Available

4 Bedrooms

D2

4 Beds, 3 Baths | 2,100 sq. ft.

$11,408 - $31,729

1 Available Unit

D1

4 Beds, 3 Baths | 2,300 sq. ft.

$11,287 - $31,399

1 Available Unit

D4

4 Beds, 3 Baths | 2,390 sq. ft.

$11,927 - $62,919

1 Available Unit

D3

4 Beds, 3 Baths | 2,385 sq. ft.

$11,361

Not Available

Disclaimer: Special, prices and availabilities subject to change.

Ratings & Reviews

epIQ Report Card

In partnership with SatisFacts™

Community epIQ Grade

A-
A-

Renter Ratings

A+

Noise

4.8

Grounds

5.0

Safety

4.9

Office Staff

5.0

Maintenance

5.0

Neighborhood

5.0

SatisFacts™ Tour Survey

SatisFacts™ Move-In Survey

SatisFacts™ Maintenance Survey

SatisFacts™ Renewal Survey

Review Count

A-

Number of reviews in the past 365 days

29

Manager’s Review Engagement

B

Percentage of reviews responded to

72.41%

Manager’s Review Reply Time

C

Average time to respond to reviews

95.03 days

Verified Residents
Reviews with the Verified Badge are from residents surveyed directly from the community, ensuring reviews are from real residents!

Reviews

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Manoj_S

Resident 2020

10/15/2020

2 minutes ago-Edit There are apartments, and then there's essex on the park. I have a unique perspective with my move in as it was at the onset of the pandemic when everything was uncertain and in limbo. Moving from NYC, I did not haveSee More >
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Jasmine_V430

Resident 2020

10/13/2020

I absolutely love Essex on the Park! This has been the best management experience my whole time living in Chicago (going on ten years :D!). Moving in was a breeze and the amenities are great. I especially love the building's measures to keep the communitySee More >
Manager

10/15/2020

Essex on the Park
Jaz, it is such a pleasure to have you as part of the Essex community, and thank you so very much for your glowing comments. To know that Team Essex is obtaining success in making you and the other residents feel at home, safe, and secure with the service we provide does one's heart well and we will continue to strive for excellence in meeting your every need so know that we are here for you and thanks.
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anonymous

Resident 2020

10/11/2020

I have only been in the building for 4 days, but am very impressed with the cleanliness of the building, the professionalism, kindness, and friendliness of the front desk staff, and how quick maintenance came to fix my washing machine!! I love my view andSee More >
Manager

10/13/2020

Essex on the Park
Vladimir, we are so glad you are here at Essex on the Park! Our two bedroom views cannot be beat but it's our awesome community of residents that we think will really knock your socks off. We hope to see you at our future resident events and look forward to getting to know you better! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and you 5 stars!
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anonymous

Resident 2020

10/10/2020

Essex on the Park is an INCREDIBLE complex in the South Loop. From the spacious layouts to the incredible pool (that looks out to Grant Park), Essex is the place to be. The one thing that makes it stand out to me the most though,See More >
Manager

10/12/2020

Essex on the Park
Andrew, thank you for your praise and kind comments about our team members! We truly love what we do. It's an honor to help residents find a sense of community & sanctuary, especially during uncertain times. To know you we've earned your recommendation means so much. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review
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anonymous

Resident 2019 - 2020

10/5/2020

I have been living here for 11 months and have loved it! When I first toured I fell in love with the place and have been so happy ever since. The apartment building and amenities are very well kept and a great value. I loveSee More >
Manager

10/9/2020

Essex on the Park
Thank you so much for your kind words! As a Bozzuto community, we are family serving family and to know you picked up on this feeling from day 1 is music to our ears! We look forward to getting to know you better in the coming months (and someday show you our warm smiles behind the masks!) Have an amazing day ahead and hope you enjoy Essexfest tomorrow at the #EssexOasis!
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anonymous

Resident 2019 - 2020

9/29/2020

Essex on the Park has been my home for the last 18 months. Outside of the floor to ceiling windows, amazing finishings and the luxury amenities, I'm overwhelmed with how amazing the staff is. I've lived in multiple luxury buildings and Essex on the ParkSee More >
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Hannah_P682

Resident 2020

9/27/2020

We just moved in a few weeks ago, and have already been blown away by how helpful Essex has been in the whole process. From Alex who answered every single question from tour to move-in, plus every single REA staff that's been our savior atSee More >
Manager

9/29/2020

Essex on the Park
Hannah, we are SO pleased to hear that you are loving your decision to call Essex on the Park home! Our Sales & Marketing Team, Alex included, are true professionals, and it's our genuine pleasure helping amazing people like you find sanctuary in the city! Moving is not always fun (and we know there are extra layers amidst a pandemic) so knowing Team Essex was able to provide support and assistance every step of the day is wonderful. We look forward to getting to know you better in the coming months! Thank you again for taking time to recommend EOTP!
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anonymous

Resident 2020

9/26/2020

We have lived at Essex on the Park for almost two months and we are very happy here. We recently moved from Michigan and we already feel at home. Here are the things we love most: - Alex was quick to answer any questions weSee More >
Manager

9/29/2020

Essex on the Park
We are happy you found our staff to be so supportive here at Essex on the Park - we sure love what we do day in and day our! Cupcakes are the least we can do to say a big THANK YOU for trusting in us as you made the move from Michigan - so happy to have you at EOTP!
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katiehorton19

Resident 2020

9/25/2020

We recently moved in about a month ago and are loving it here at Essex! The staff is super friendly, and we love having plenty of green space for our dog and Grant Dog Bark Park close by. The view is gorgeous and the finishingsSee More >
Manager

9/29/2020

Essex on the Park
Katie, welcome home to Essex on the Park! We are so glad you found our community. Our team looks forward to getting to know your family as the months pass and, of course, continuing to provide you with exceptional service. If you ever need anything else from us, please feel free to give us a call or stop by. Have an awesome day!
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Dana_I

Resident 2020

9/25/2020

Essex on the Park has been by far the best place to live at. The Front desk team has been very attentive and professional, especially George and Justin. Compliments to Val (the Front Desk Manager) for all of the special events that she has createdSee More >
Manager

9/29/2020

Essex on the Park
Dani, the EOTP team strives to provide top quality service to every resident and guest, and we are thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed your experience with us thus far as a founding resident! We are also happy to pass along your kind comments to the team here at Essex on the Park! Anything else we can do to bring even more convenience to your life - let us know. Have a wonderful weekend!
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anonymous

Resident 2020

9/24/2020

Moved in here about a month ago. I could not be more pleased and mind-blown by the daily majesty of the view. Every morning is a new flavor of sunrise I've never seen before. I've seen more sunrises in the last month than in theSee More >
Manager

9/25/2020

Essex on the Park
#teamnobadviews (or sunrises) in full effect! We are so glad to have you call Essex on the Park home and look forward to many more spectacular views as the seasons change! Our location on the Cultural Mile is wonderful for many reasons but Grant Park and Lake at our front door really is incredible. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review - have an incredible weekend!
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anonymous

prospectiveVisited 2020

9/24/2020

After taking the tour with Tracee, who was very professional and informative, my mind is set on making this my new home! The amount of amenities Essex on the park provides is amazing. The units are spacious with amazing views of Chicago's beautiful skyline. ImagineSee More >
Manager

9/25/2020

Essex on the Park
Emily, we cannot wait to welcome you home to Essex! Tracee and our entire Sales and Marketing team love this building and helping prospective residents find sanctuary in the city is the best feeling. So glad our paths crossed - #teamnobadviews awaits you! Have an amazing weekend!
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anonymous

Resident 2019 - 2020

9/23/2020

I love living at Essex on the Park so much, that I had my Grandma and Friend move in the building lol! The building and views are beautiful. The amenities are next level. Once I saw the Winter Garden, I knew this was home. AndSee More >
Manager

9/25/2020

Essex on the Park
Bridgette, you understand the definition of "the more, the merrier!" We cannot thank you enough for trusting Team Essex enough to move one of the most precious members of your family - Grandma - to the #EssexOasis. We hope to continue to provide you and all of your family and friends who are now your neighbors exceptional service and smiles for years to come. If there is anything we can do to further elevate your experience with us, you know right where to finds us. Thank you again for taking the time to leave us a review!
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mdbrown1980

Resident 2020

9/21/2020

There are so many great aspects of living in Essex: amenities galore (including the amazing Winter Garden), a pet paradise, quiet building, great location...but the staff is by far the best thing about the place! I can't compliment them enough. I've been here for overSee More >
Manager

9/22/2020

Essex on the Park
We are equally thrilled to have you call Essex on the Park home sweet home for ove a year! Your perspective and kind words regarding our staff are greatly appreciated. Let us know if there is anything we can do to further elevate your resident experience, we are here to help!
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Eli_S665

Resident 2020

9/20/2020

Our time at EOTP has been nothing short of incredible. It's a beautiful building with top of the line amenities, gorgeous units with stunning views of the city and lake, in great part of the city. That's just the building and neighborhood themselves. Then youSee More >
Manager

9/22/2020

Essex on the Park
Eli, thank you so much for your candid review of the #essexoasis. We could not be prouder to have earned your 5 stars and to have you and your fiancée as a residents at Essex. To know you recommend our community to others means the world to us, and we look forward to creating even more memorable moments for you both soon!
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anonymous

Resident 2020

9/19/2020

WE LOVE ESSEX ON THE PARK. PERIOD! The location and quality of everything here is incredible. What really blows me away is the genuine kindness & love that of all of the staff here have displayed since we moved in and I'm going to tellSee More >
Manager

9/22/2020

Essex on the Park
Mary - wowie! Thank you so very much for your incredible review and glowing endorsement. We truly cannot imagine our Essex family with you - thank you for trusting us to create sanctuary with smiles, humor and love. You are simply the best!
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scherkur

Resident 2020

9/19/2020

We recently moved into Essex on the Park and absolutely love it! We were unable to physically view the apt prior to moving in from out of state and Alex and Kasia at the leasing office were very helpful in working with us through theSee More >
Manager

9/22/2020

Essex on the Park
Thank you so much for your positive comments and insights into life at Essex on the Park! Our South Loop location is not only convenient but views cannot be beat. We are so glad to have you with us and look forward to continuing to WOW you. Take good care and have an amazing day!
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anonymous

Resident 2020

9/18/2020

It's awesome living here! Everyone is really kind, its EXTREMELY pet friendly and it always feels like a vacation. Justin, George and Chelsea at the front desk are awesome, they're always available to answer any questions or concerns and they go above and beyond inSee More >
Manager

9/22/2020

Essex on the Park
Ghita, your words are music to Team Essex's ears. We appreciate you taking the time from your busy schedule to share your experience with our community. We take our mission as a Bozzuto community of creating sanctuary seriously so to know you feel like home is relaxing despite uncertain times right now is wonderful. Thank you for choosing Essex to call home!
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anonymous

Resident 2019 - 2020

9/18/2020

I have been living at Essex on the Park for a year and a half now and love being a resident there. The building is beautiful and the amenities are world-class, the residents are all super friendly and have some of the cutest dogs inSee More >
Manager

9/20/2020

Essex on the Park
We always strive to provide top quality service to every resident and guest and we are so thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed your experience here at Essex on the Park! Truly our maintenance team is out-of-this-world, but add the REA team on top, you have truly one of the best communities in Chicago. Thank you for taking the time out of your day to write us these kind words. Have a wonderful weekend!
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anonymous

Resident 2020

9/9/2020

Essex on the Park is one word: HOME! I love the fact that I have everything around the neighborhood! Trader Joes Starbucks, Grant Park, and all these amazing little eateries.. The apartments are gorgeous with stunning views over the city. The amenities are top notchSee More >
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anonymous

Resident 2019 - 2020

9/3/2020

Essex on the park is one of the best places that I have lived in the past couple of years. From the first step touring the building with Tracee to the day to day conversations with Val, George, and Justin -- every single interaction withSee More >
Manager

9/4/2020

Essex on the Park
Nour, your reflection and positive endorsement mean so much to us - please accept a big ol "thank you" from all of us on Team Essex. We aren't perfect but will never stop trying to be, and our care for our community and amazing residents, like you, runs deep! EOTP will not be the same without you but we forever cherish all the memories we made during your year with us! Take good care and don't be a stranger if/when you find yourself in the South Loop again <3
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Matt100

Resident 2020

9/2/2020

I LOVE Essex on the Park! I'm wrapping up my first two months (and plan on staying a while!) and still feel so blessed to have found this very safe, unique, peaceful, beautifully up-kept and green community after my month long apartment search in theSee More >
Manager

9/4/2020

Essex on the Park
Matt, we are so glad you found home at EOTP after a full month of apartment searching (phew!) As a Bozzuto community, we take our role of "family serving family" seriously and it seems like you have felt the difference this makes in the service we provide right from day one with Kasia. Our entire team is working on our "smize" so you can see our smiles in our eyes while we are wear our masks and love that you picked up on this! It's our pleasure to have you as a member of #teamnobadviews and look forward to continuing to wow you as your lease continues with us! Let us know if there is anything you need - we are here to help!
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anonymous

Resident 2020

9/1/2020

We just moved to the Essex on the Park a couple of days ago and we're so happy with our choice! This is just to share first impressions and experience moving in. We relocated from California and came directly to a home filled with warmth!See More >
Manager

9/4/2020

Essex on the Park
Thank you for your kind words! While we know it's no substitute for the California sun, you'll soon find out the 4 story Winter Garden gives Essex residents perpetual summer 365 days a year and is truly magical! We are so thankful you found our community and chose the #EssexOasis for your Chicago home. Alex & our SMAs do a stellar job helping find the right apartment layout and view and make the move-in process seamless. We look forward to getting to know you better in the coming months. Welcome again to the Essex family!
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anonymous

Resident 2020

9/1/2020

The staff at the Essex made everything perfectly smooth from the moment I first met with them. Whether it was coordinating my move in, helping with deliveries or just answering random questions at all hours of the night, George, Justin, Jamal, Kasia, Mariah, Cleasea andSee More >
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anonymous

Resident 2019 - 2020

8/27/2020

ESSEX ON THE PARK OR BUST! 10/10 would recommend, here's why: STAFF: The customer service is unparalleled. Everyone who works here is extremely professional, friendly, and competent. I've submitted a number of requests, and whenever I have a maintenance issue or otherwise, Gary and theSee More >
Manager

10/6/2020

Essex on the Park
Franklin, we are humbled and filled with gratitude reading your detailed review! Your perspective as a founding resident is invaluable - there are many beautiful places to rest your head & heart in Chicago so to know we've earned your trust and renewal means everything to us. You've hit the heart of what we also believe sets us apart from other communities: when you choose Essex you become a part of the Essex family. We are so thankful to call you and your family "ours" <3

Features & Amenities

Laundry
  • In-home Whirlpool Washer and Dryers
  • Washer/Dryer
Parking
  • Garage
Pets
  • Dogs Allowed
    Restrictions: RESTRICTED ANIMAL BREED LIST 1. DOG BREEDS: Restricted breeds that may not visit or be maintained in the Leased Premises include, but are not limited to, the following: Pit Bulls, Boxers, Rottweilers, Mastiffs, Dalmatians, Dobermans, American Stafford Terriers, Chows, dogs under 1 year of age. Pet Limit: 2. Comments: Residents shall be limited to a maximum of 2 animal(s) weighing not more than two hundred (200) pounds per animal when fully grown, unless otherwise given written permission by Owner.
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  • Cats Allowed
    Pet Limit: 2. Comments: Residents shall be limited to a maximum of 2 animal(s) weighing not more than two hundred (200) pounds per animal when fully grown, unless otherwise given written permission by Owner.
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Other
  • 24-Hour Residents Experience Team, Amazon Hub, 100% Valet Parking, On-Demand Dry Cleaning and Resident Portal with Online Payments
  • Chef's Kitchen, Private Dining Area, Cocktail Lounge, Play Pool,
  • Deep Soaker Bathtubs in Select Homes
  • Ecobee Programmable Thermostats
  • Elevator
  • Engaging Community with Social Events, Shared Interest Groups, Discussions and Virtual Marketplace
  • Fitness Center
  • Fitness Center with Peloton, Strength and Cardio Equipment, Virtual Classes and Yoga Studio with Outdoor Terrace
  • Flexible Spaces, High Tech Amenities, Energy Efficient Design, Socially Friendly Common Areas with Wi-Fi
  • Frameless Glass Enclosed Showers
  • Gas Range
  • HVAC System with Ion Technology
  • High Ceilings
  • Indoor and Outdoor Infinity Swimming Pool and Hydrotherapy Spa
  • Lake Michigan and Grant Park Views
  • Marble Quartz Kitchen Countertops
  • Oversized Windows
  • Pets Allowed
  • Plank Flooring Throughout
  • Pool
  • Premium Roller Shades
  • Rain Shower Heads
  • Resident Social Events with Local Offerings
  • Soft Close Cabinetry
  • Stainless Steel Appliances
  • Subway Tile Backsplashes
  • Vanities with Amble Bathroom Storage
  • Vanities with Amble Storage
  • Walkable Neighborhood Convenient to Dining, Art and Science
  • Well Certified Community
  • Well Certified Community with Premier Building Standard for Healthy and Smoke Free Living
  • Wheelchair Access Available
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Leasing

Our community is masterfully designed is an elegant lakefront residence in the iconic Historic Michigan Boulevard District - home to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and The Art Institute of Chicago. It offers vibrant and luminous designer-furnished and unfurnished units with sweeping views and an extraordinary four-story winter garden. With complete lifestyle flexibility and a growing network of communities, make yourself at home in other thriving cities on the fly.

Office Hours

  • Sunday: 12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  • Monday - Friday: 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Questions & Answers (0)

Frequently Asked

What are noise levels like at Sentral Michigan Avenue?
The community is rated 4.8/5 stars, which is considered having extremely quiet noise levels on average.
How satisfied are residents with the upkeep and overall appearance of the grounds at Sentral Michigan Avenue?
The community is rated 5/5 stars, signifying extreme satisfaction on average.
How safe is Sentral Michigan Avenue?
The community is rated 4.9/5 stars, which is considered being extremely safe on average.
How satisfied are residents with the neighborhood
The community is rated 5/5 stars, signifying extreme satisfaction on average.
How effective was the maintenance team when resolving your problem?
The community is rated 5/5 stars, which is considered being extremely effective on average.
How often does management engage with reviews?
Managers have responded to 72.41% of their community reviews in the past year.
How quickly does management engage with reviews?
Managers have replied within 95.03 days to their community reviews in the past year.
What is the pet policy at Sentral Michigan Avenue?
Dogs Allowed
Restrictions: RESTRICTED ANIMAL BREED LIST 1. DOG BREEDS: Restricted breeds that may not visit or be maintained in the Leased Premises include, but are not limited to, the following: Pit Bulls, Boxers, Rottweilers, Mastiffs, Dalmatians, Dobermans, American Stafford Terriers, Chows, dogs under 1 year of age
Pet Limit: 2
Comments: Residents shall be limited to a maximum of 2 animal(s) weighing not more than two hundred (200) pounds per animal when fully grown, unless otherwise given written permission by Owner.
Cats Allowed
Pet Limit: 2
Comments: Residents shall be limited to a maximum of 2 animal(s) weighing not more than two hundred (200) pounds per animal when fully grown, unless otherwise given written permission by Owner.
What types of floor plans are available?
1 Bed, 1 Bath
2 Beds, 2 Baths
3 Beds, 2 Baths
4 Beds, 3 Baths
Studio, 1 Bath

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Sentral Michigan Avenue is a 435 - 2,390 sq. ft. apartment in Chicago in zip code 60605. This community has a 1 - 4 Beds, 1 - 3 Baths, and is for rent for $1,528 - $62,919. Nearby cities include Hines, Cicero, Oak Park, Elmwood Park, and Forest Park. 60699, 60604, 60603, 60602, and 60601 are nearby zips.