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Mid-Rise Condo
Downtown Evanston, 1516 Hinman Ave | Evanston
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  •  Air Conditioning  
  •  Bike Storage
  •  Building Laundry Room  
  •  Controlled Access
  •  Fitness Center
  •  Furnished Units Available
  •  Granite Countertops
  •  Minimum Lease Term  
  •  Parking Garage  
  •  Pet Friendly
  •  Stainless Steel Appliances
  •  Wall-to-Wall Carpets

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8 Reviews

About this Location

Whole Foods
8 min walk
UP-N (rail) - 12 min
201 (bus) - 4 min
Centennial Park
9 min walk
Lots of bars and
restaurants nearby

Pricing 
updated 7 hrs ago

Studio, 1 Bath
$1,200+
1 Bedroom, 1 Bath
$1,200+
2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths
$2,200+
Schedule Appointment At
(872) 704-8022
  • Building Related

    •  Elevators
    •  Smoke-Free Community
  • Included

    •  Gas Included
    •  Heat Included
    •  Water Included
  • Kitchen

    •  Dishwasher
    •  Granite Countertops
    •  Microwave
    •  Refrigerator
    •  Stainless Steel Appliances
    •  Stove & Oven
  • Laundry

    •  Building Laundry Room  
  • Lease Terms

    •  Furnished Units Available
    •  Minimum Lease Term  
  • Living Room

    •  Air Conditioning  
    •  Large Windows
    •  Lots of Sunlight
    •  Wall-to-Wall Carpets
  • Parking & Transportation

    •  Bike Storage
    •  Parking Garage  
  • Security & Maintenance

    •  Controlled Access
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Overall rating 8.0/10, based on 8 renter reviews

8.8
Location
5.5
Amenities
7.0
Management
9.3
Value
6.0
Social
9.0
Safety
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Hinman House reviews and highlights

  • Great landlord and nice neighbors
  • 5 minutes to LA Fitness
  • 10-15 minute walk to campus
  • Great value
  • Near Whole Foods, bars, and restaurants
  • Windows are old and provide poor insulation
  • Next to NU shuttle bus
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Large, fully furnished bedroom in a quiet building

As a fully furnished apartment, this unit is perfect for one person or a couple who either don't have many belongings, or don't want to bother with moving them. One bedroom with two full bathrooms, the apartment comes with a pull out couch, two love seats, dining room set, every possible kitchen utensil (pots, pans, plates, silverware, etc) you can imagine, large flat screen TV, work desk, printer/fax, etc. Includes stove top, oven, microwave, fridge, freezer and access to laundry machines on the first floor. Unit owner is a great guy and accommodating. Great location and a secure building

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"On a Residential Street..."

For the amount of rent I'm paying the apartment more than satisfies my need for space and safety! I live on a beautiful tree-lined block two blocks away from the lake and it's an easy 10 minute walk to campus. Although my building doesn't have any special amenities there's lots of closet space and huge living room!

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  • 2 beds / 2 baths
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Great bang for your buck

Hinman House is definitely an underrated housing option for Kellogg students. Each unit is a little bit different, but I live with a roommate in an updated and super spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment. The first comment visitors make is always about how huge our apartment is; it's definitely the biggest one I've seen in Evanston. Since this is a condo building, it's pretty quiet and well-maintained. There's no doorman, but we have a secured entry (key fob) and an on-site maintenance guy that's pretty responsive. The location is pretty convenient too. We are a 5-10 minute walk away from most bars and restaurants, and about a 12-minute walk (on a beautiful tree-lined street) from the Jake. Another plus is that we were able to sign a 23-month lease at a great price, which is not always the case with some of the other more popular buildings. All in all, it's a great building at a great price with everything you need. No regrets about choosing this place over more expensive buildings with amenities I'd probably be too busy use.
Pros: Huge windows (lots of light); huge floor plan; lots of closet/storage space; close to bars/restaurants; < 10 minute walk to Trader Joes; < 5 minute walk to the lake; garage parking; great value.
Cons: No amenities (i.e. gym, pool, doorman); small community of Kellogg students in building; wall-unit air conditioning (no central a/c); electric stove.

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Good for the price

Enough for the price but doesn't have any amenities

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Nice location

Great location, 10-15 minute walk to school. Downtown central Evanston, near Wholefoods, bars, and restaurants. 5 minute to LA Fitness. Wooden furnished furniture. 100% ready on move-in date. Available starting end of June. Great landlord who's a former Kellogg student. Great value. Triple M should definitely consider.

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Huge apartment, good deal, very annoying management

Apartment is huge (everyone is always impressed by the size of our living room and master bedroom). Very good location in downtown Evanston and with the NU Shuttle Bus stop just around the corner. However, the management of the building is very annoying and we had several troubles/difficulties with them regarding move-in fees etc.

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Great value but basic accomodation

Hinman House (1516 Hinman Avenue) is a rather old building that management is doing a good job at maintaining but is still very basic. My studio is very spacious (400 sqf) but has not been renovated and hence has a very old style flavor to it. Windows in particular are old and do not provide good insulation. Otherwise neighbors are all very nice, there are no noise nor disturbances and the building manager is always here to help you.

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Great location, great value

Have loved living at 1516 Hinman. Very central to downtown Evanston and close walk to Kellogg. Highly recommend.

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Great Place

Cheaper, but larger. A 12 min walk to the Jacobs Center

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