The Edison Apartments

5200 North Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60640
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The Edison Apartments

5200 North Sheridan Road

Chicago, IL 60640

 
 
 
 
 
 

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James_M317 • Resident 2019 Recommended
Reviewed 10/07/2019
We've been living at The Edison for just over a month now and we love it. It's in a great location, just a short walk to the lake and right across the street from a grocery store. It feels like Chicago living without paying downtown Chicago… See More
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Resident 2018 - 2019 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/01/2019
I'm surprised it took me as long as it did to write this review, but here it is. Honestly my experience here wasn't the worst thing in the world, but pretty bad for the price. I paid $1,450/mo (had pets, so this is including pet fee)… See More
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Ryan_C518 • Resident 2019 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/26/2019
Folks, this place looks appealling with the 1920's look, but it runs like a 1920's building. Ever since I have been here there has been ongoing construction fixing the broken pikes on top of God knows what else, broken elevators and our dryers and washers have… See More
The Edison Apartments Manager07/12/2019

Hello, Ryan, and thank you for sharing your feedback with The Edison. Our new team and management company are very sorry to hear of the experience you had and want to assure you we take these matters you've shared with us very seriously. We are dedicated to ensuring the satisfaction of our residents and will utilize the feedback you have given us to continue improving our community and customer service. If there is anything at all we can do for you, or if you wish to speak with our team personally regarding these matters, please, don't hesitate to call us at the office or stop in and visit us. Thank you, The Edison Team

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Resident 2019 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/09/2019
Two elevators, only one works. Freight elevator doesn't work and the trash shoot doesn't work. Laundry room down for three weeks and bike room not accessible. Whole building needs repainted and the fob assess is broken. There is no doorman and no parking. Basically everything advertised… See More
The Edison Apartments Manager07/12/2019

Hello, and thank you for sharing your feedback with The Edison. Our new team and management company are very sorry to hear of the experience you had and want to assure you we take these matters you've shared with us very seriously. We are happy to report our modernized elevator is now complete; the freight elevator is also in the process of being repaired, and our trash chute is nearly complete as well. We hope sharing this information has helped alleviate some of the concerns you've shared with us. As we are dedicated to ensuring the satisfaction of our residents, we will utilize the feedback you have given us to continue improving our community and customer service. If there is anything at all we can do for you, or if you wish to discuss your experience with us personally, please, don't hesitate to call us at the office or stop in and visit us. Thank you, The Edison Team

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Brian_R441 • Resident 2019 Not Recommended
Reviewed 02/28/2019
What can be said about the failure of this property and ownership? Lived through 3 management companies, elevators are still broken, the laundry room is closed, we don't have a secure entrance and rarely is there a "concierge". As a young professional, I cannot stress enough,… See More
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The Edison Apartments Manager07/12/2019

Hello, Brian, and thank you for sharing your feedback with The Edison. Our new team and management company are very sorry to hear of the experience you had and want to assure you we take these matters you've shared with us very seriously. We are happy to report our modernized elevator is now complete; the freight elevator is also in the process of being repaired, and our trash chute is nearly complete as well. We hope sharing this information has helped alleviate some of the concerns you've shared with us. As we are dedicated to ensuring the satisfaction of our residents, we will utilize the feedback you have given us to continue improving our community and customer service. If there is anything at all we can do for you, or if you wish to discuss your experience with us personally, please, don't hesitate to call us at the office or stop in and visit us. Thank you, The Edison Team

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Resident 2016 - 2018 Not Recommended
Reviewed 05/18/2018
Don't move here too much rent you could be downtown they keep the doors open they barley have concerceige 24 hr's. Only one elevator work in the building it has been down for like 2 years they still have not attempted to fix it. The one… See More
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David_C363 • Resident 2012 - 2017 Recommended
Reviewed 10/24/2017
I've lived in the building 5 years and I can't be happier. The building is in a great location, Mariano's across the street, entertainment on Clark Street, great ethnic restaurants in the area, close to public transit, and 10-12 bus ride to downtown. The building is… See More
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anony266 • Resident 2006 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/29/2017
This building has absolutely fallen apart, and it's at the hands of the current owners and management company. They simply do not care about tenants or about doing the right thing or treating people with any kind of human decency and respect. The halls and units… See More
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senior47 • Resident 2016 - 2018 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/13/2017
I'd like to start by saying that I have the building a 1 because the management. The regional manager, Jon, sucks. He has absolutely no empathy and doesn't even reach out to you when there's an issue. The property manager left in Dec prob because the… See More
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Resident 2011 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/01/2017
This building was lovely the first 5 years I lived here, been here over 6 now, but there is new management and they are just awful. Constant construction noise, debris, dust everywhere. They made us throw out our window AC units to put in new AC… See More
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Resident 2016 - 2017 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/02/2017
This is a horrible place to live. The owners care nothing about their residents. They do not maintain the property. The elevators have been out of service for over two months, laundry room is filthy and the machines are always out of service, the hallways look… See More
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Resident 2016 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/23/2016
I moved to Chicago and had to find a place fast. Moved in, and it was a BIG Mistke!!! Rent is outrageous for what you get! Slow when it come to repaires. And they still want their rent on time when you have asked for over… See More
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Edprime • Resident 2014 - 2016 Recommended
Reviewed 03/02/2016
This building is under new management and has vastly improved relative to the prior 2 years that I've lived here. In the few months since the new management company took over there have been regular cleanings and repaintings of the halls and lobby, cleaning of the… See More
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Resident 2012 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/02/2013
BED BUGS IN THIS BUILDING!!~~
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Resident 1998 - 2011 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/19/2011
I was a long-time resident at this building, and reported bedbugs in early June. Instead of calling professionals, management chose to "treat" the problem themselves. The chemicals they used were ineffective, the bedbugs have infested at least three floors, and they continued to refuse to hire… See More
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Resident 2007 - 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 11/21/2010
I lived here for almost two years and was really satisfied. The apartment was a good size and we never had problems with maintenance. It was super warm and heat is provided. Plus I scratched my hardwood floor a smidge and they were super cool about… See More
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Resident 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 12/15/2009
I just moved in last week, till now everthing gose pretty good. No hot water problem, no heat problem, doorman and woman are friendly to me, only big problem is no parking place. Also, Hallway smells a little stink! I don't understand why so many people… See More
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Resident 2009 Recommended
Reviewed 09/11/2009
I like the doormen/women, I don't have tons of friends coming over at random hours so it doesn't make a difference to me. I've never had a problem with the office, very nice and accommodating. They actually just called me today to check in with the… See More
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hypnyxx • Resident 2008 - 2009 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/12/2009
I lived at 5200 N. Sheridan for 1 year from March 2008 to March 2009. I rented one of their one bedroom apartments. They provide plenty of heat in the winter and your electric bill will never be too much. I never saw any bugs in… See More
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nickd75 • Resident 2006 - 2008 Recommended
Reviewed 12/27/2008
5200 is a great place to live. i have lived here off and on since 2001 and the changes they have made to this building are incredible. When i first moved in Kopley group had just taken over( i think) and they have made many improvements....… See More
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darrinaw • Resident 2007 - 2008 Recommended
Reviewed 04/05/2008
After reading a lot of these reviews, I have to say, I don't believe most of them or it's the same angry person posting multiple times. I have never had a problem with this company or with the apartment itself. The doormen are always nice, the… See More
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Resident 2007 Recommended
Reviewed 12/09/2007
I saw a lot of seriously alarming posts about this place, so I was very nervous about my wife renting a little studio apartment in order to attend school while I try to find a job to relocate me to Chicago from Colorado to be with… See More
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Resident 2002 - 2003 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/23/2007
Update, July 16, 2003: Alderman Mary Ann Smith's office today said that Kopley has been fined $25,000 regarding the ongoing unfinished construction work, and given a deadline of November 1, 2003, to completely restore the missing exterior 7th and 8th floor walls, and a deadline of… See More
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Resident 2002 - 2005 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/12/2007
see: No. 1-06-1373 http://www.state.il.us/court/Opinions/AppellateCourt/2007/1stDistrict/September/1061373.pdf KOPLEY GROUP V., L.P., an Illinois Limited Partnership,as Beneficiary Under Chicago Title and Trust CompanyTrust No. 1106522, dated November 4, 1998, and THEKOPLEY GROUP, INC., an Illinois Corporation,Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. SHERIDAN EDGEWATER PROPERTIES, LTD.,VRANAS AND ASSOCIATES, LTD., an IllinoisCorporation, a/k/a Vranas and Chioros… See More
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mrdoe • Resident 2004 - 2006 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/31/2007
<br>Worst ever. avoid!
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  • For a limited time only, move into The Edison and get up to $750 off your first month's rent!

Studio, 1 Bathroom

  • Price

    $950

  • SQ. FT.

    300

  • Available
    Avail.

    N/A

  • Model

    Efficiency (S)

  • Price

    $1,050

  • SQ. FT.

    456

  • Available
    Avail.

    1 Units

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    Large Studio (S1)

  • Price

    $1,200

  • SQ. FT.

    300

  • Available
    Avail.

    2 Units

  • Model

    Efficiency - Premium (Sp)

  • Price

    $1,300 - $1,390

  • SQ. FT.

    456

  • Available
    Avail.

    2 Units

  • Model

    Large Studio - Premium (S1p)

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

  • Price

    $1,400 - $1,490

  • SQ. FT.

    675

  • Available
    Avail.

    2 Units

  • Model

    One Bedroom - Premium (Ap)

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

  • Price

    $1,900

  • SQ. FT.

    900

  • Available
    Avail.

    1 Units

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    Two Bedroom (B)

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

  • Price

    $2,950

  • SQ. FT.

    1,350

  • Available
    Avail.

    1 Units

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    Three Bedroom (D)

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Located between the Berwyn and Argyle Red Line CTA stops, The Edison Apartments is a revitalized historic art-deco inspired community offering efficiency, studio, one-, and two-bedroom apartments for rent in Chicago, IL. Situated just 15-minutes from Loyola University and Michigan Ave, The Edison Apartments provides residents a perfect live, work, play balance, with easy access to the area’s best shopping, dining, and entertainment. Each spaciously-appointed floorplan includes contemporary features, with sleek, chef-inspired kitchens, expansive bedrooms with ample closet space, and gorgeous views in all directions. Residents also have access to convenient onsite amenities, including a newly renovated fitness and yoga room, concierge services, community WiFi, and pet-washing station. To make The Edison Apartments your home, contact us today to schedule your personalized tour!

Management Company: Village Green Companies

Office Hours Open Now!

  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday - Wednesday: 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Thursday: 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM
  • Friday: 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

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