Sky 55 at Central Station

1255 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605

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Resident 2013 - 2015 Recommended
Reviewed 04/04/2015
Beautiful place all around.
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jjzin • Resident 2011 - 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/24/2014
I wish I could give this building ZERO stars. This place is a total SCAM! Firstly the management is horrible. They only enforce rules that are convenient to them when it's convenient. Security is horrible! Anyone can walk through the lobby and get into the elevators… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/15/2014
We lived there for one year after someone stabbing her boyfriend by the pool and then finding someone dead in the parking garage, I was done! Nothing working like it should. As for a woman, many times I would get onto the elevator and have men… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 05/31/2013
I would say I am happy with 90% of the building. The apartments are very nice, they have amazing views of the city and the appliances, etc. are pretty new and work well. My only complaints about the units would be the heating and cooling setup… See More
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bcgg2323 • Resident 2007 - 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 03/31/2013
It was good place to live! but I heard that it became gettttto since 2011 See More
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Resident 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/06/2013
After 14 months I am not renewing my lease. There was a leakage due to a problem a few floors above me that left my entire kitchen flooded and carpet soaked in disgusting water. Everything was fixed in a decent amount of time, but things that… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 12/24/2012
Lived here for two years and moving out. The building has definitely gone down hill. I'm tired of the gym equipment and TVs being unkept/broken; random, low-income people loiter in the lobby and halls all day--definitely sketchy; rents keep going up while you subsidize the section… See More
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mayor55 • Resident 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/03/2012
Manager is a JOKE, he has been --------------------------, just google his name. He hired ------------------------------- who was a -------------------------- He tried to pay a lady off in the building to shut up about the bed bugs. There was a stabbing on the pool deck, a man… See More
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leonardkolesar • Prospective Resident Visited 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/26/2012
Absolutely the most inept, rude, stressed atmosphere I have ever been exposed to. Veteran applying for a 2 bedroom with A1 credit cash reserves etc. Was asked for One months security deposit instead of the usual and this was left on an after hour e mail… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2011 Recommended
Reviewed 12/03/2011
There are no section8 dwellers. Just. Title 9 a fixed rate rent for 1 year if you gall into a certain bracket income that is. For instance everyone in a 1 bedroom. Could pay 1000 a month and a 2 bedroom. Could pay 1200 a month.… See More
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ethan88 • Resident 2009 - 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 12/01/2011
I have been at Sky55 for two years. I will NOT renew my lease when it comes up next year. Sky55 advertises itself as a high end building, with luxurious amenities and services. It used to be many years ago I am told. It is no… See More
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Resident 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/11/2011
Really afraid of the quality of people in building . Management needs to be more selective, most likely to lose good tenants
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1255stinks • Resident 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/14/2011
I've lived here for over a year. This place has many amenities but slowly these are fading away. We now have to have pool passes at the pool and are only allowed two guests at all time. Scary people waft in and out of the gym… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/31/2011
At the time the building opened, the amenities may have seemed above average and the location is fantastic and that can sway many potential renters- but...the building has definitely deteriorated yet the rents continue to increase. The management company definitely has not spent money to maintain… See More
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sj2 • Resident 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/08/2011
I have: A great view of the city A very quick trip to work I don't have: A building without Section 8 recipients A building where the tenants keep noise anywhere near a normal level A building where the security does even the bare minimum of… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2011 Recommended
Reviewed 01/06/2011
I've been living at Sky55 for 15 months. I was really skeptical of moving here because of all the negative comments. I am a VERY PICKY person with HIGH expectations. Living here has not been a disappointment!! No place is perfect, but overall I am VERY… See More
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pon4ik • Prospective Resident Visited 2010 Recommended
Reviewed 09/26/2010
What a location!!! Va Va voom! We were on a wait-list for 2 months before we could sign a lease! It was the best deal & we've bee looking at so many places it's not even funny. Now we will have granite counter-tops, and a breakfast… See More
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winstode • Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/27/2010
The Management at Sky 55 are rude and unresponsive. I was a resident for 13 months and usually always had problems when it came to dealing with the sky 55 management. The absolute end for me was when my lease was up. Its been approximately two… See More
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nataliesky55 • Resident 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/24/2010
Great view and friendly staff, other than that, EXTRIMLY GETTO. I hate myself for living here. Very high rent and often enough, you see people spitting in the elevator. How professional of is the management here to skip the screening process. Not to mention it is… See More
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figuerroj • Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/09/2010
The manager at Sky 55 has no sense and no right being a manager of a property in Chicago, more or less Skidmore Missouri for that fact! No background checks, live-in drug dealers, community pool, loud noise, filthy carpets in the hallway, a stabbing on the… See More
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Resident 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/13/2010
The security deposit is less than $1,000? There is a certain type of person that finds places like this. Believe me when I say you don't want to live around many of them. They seem to not have jobs that get them up early in the… See More
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Resident 2009 - 2010 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/03/2010
Do not be fooled by the upgrades in this building, as someone that s lived here for a year there are many issues. So, needles to say we are not renewing our lease and are moving out due to all these issues in the building. So… See More
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PeterC99 • Resident 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 08/18/2009
I have lived in a number of cities over my professional career and love this place. The building staff are very friendly and helpful. Any issue that has come up, they have quickly addressed. Normally, I would not take the time to post something like this… See More
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Prospective Resident Visited 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/04/2009
If that last review wasn't written by the management, it was certainly written by a friend of the management. ALL Forest City Enterprises properties are falling apart. They are the biggest slumlords in the country. Don't take my word for it. Check out "neulandlord.com." And, check… See More
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Resident 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/01/2009
I do have a great view, security team is great and Kenny is outstanding at his job! He goes above and beyond all the time. My biggest unhappiness with this apartment has been it's drastic decline in service and tenants. Used to be professional athletes that… See More
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    Deposit: Required
    Rent: Required
    Restrictions: Breed restrictions apply.
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    Deposit: Required
    Rent: Required

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1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $2,274

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    $4,269

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    $4,861

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Sky 55 at Central Station is an apartment in Chicago in zip code 60605. This community has a 1 - 2 bedroom, 1 - 2 bathroom, and is for rent for $2,274 - $4,861. Nearby cities include Hines, Cicero, Oak Park, Elmwood Park, and River Forest. 60699, 60604, 60603, 60602, and 60601 are nearby zip codes.

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