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Mid-Rise Apartment
Lakeview, 425 W Roscoe St | Chicago
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  •  Air Conditioning  
  •  Bike Storage
  •  Cat friendly
  •  Controlled Access
  •  Dog friendly
  •  Fitness Center
  •  Gated Community
  •  Granite Countertops
  •  Hardwood Floors
  •  Laundry
  •  Parking Nearby
  •  Stainless Steel Appliances

User Rating

4.5
Terrible
2 Reviews

About this Location

Mariano’s
10 min via 36 (bus)
In a quiet
neighborhood
Lots of bars and
restaurants nearby
Lincoln Park
3 min walk
135/146/151 (bus) - 2 min
156/77 (bus) - 9 min

Pricing 

  • Bathrooms

    •  Bath Tubs
  • Building Related

    •  Elevators
  • Included

    •  Basic Cable Included
    •  Gas Included
    •  Heat Included
    •  Internet Included
    •  Sewage Included
    •  Water Included
  • Kitchen

    •  Dishwasher
    •  Garbage Disposal
    •  Granite Countertops
    •  Microwave
    •  Refrigerator
  • Landscape

    •  Courtyard
  • Living Room

    •  Air Conditioning  
    •  Hardwood Floors
    •  Large Windows
    •  Lots of Sunlight
  • Parking & Transportation

    •  Bike Storage
    •  Parking Nearby
  • Pet Terms & Amenities

    •  Cat friendly
    •  Dog friendly
  • Security & Maintenance

    •  Controlled Access
    •  Gated Community
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Overall rating 4.5/10, based on 2 renter reviews

9.5
Location
5.5
Amenities
2.5
Management
5.5
Value
7.0
Social
6.5
Safety
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Not Great

It's not a great management. The elevator is out almost half the time, and my laundry is out half the time as well. The pets all go to the bathroom RIGHT outside, and people smoke cigarettes right out front as well. It is quiet and spacious, but the rest of it doesn't quite make up for it.

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Not worth it

is definitely not worth the money. The building is very old and many things are falling apart. Apartments are VERY small and overpriced. management is super rude and inconsiderate and fixes nothing. On the plus side, they allow all pets of all sizes!

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  • Couple
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  • 1 bed / 1 bath

The Neighborhood

Signature Spots

dining 23 Recs

Ms. T’s Southern Fried Chicken
BB Bun Mi Express
Chicken Hut
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grocery 2 Recs

Mariano’s
Walmart Supercenter
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convenience 1 Rec

CVS Pharmacy
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fitness 34 Recs

Lakeview Athletic Club
UFC Gym
Chicago Sailing
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parks 4 Recs

Chicago Lakefront Path
Dog Beach at Belmont Harbor
North Pond Nature Sanctuary
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coffee 17 Recs

Esencia Urban Kitchen
Paciugo Broadway
The Coffee & Tea Exchange
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About Lakeview

A massive and lively neighborhood, Lakeview offers great shopping, tasty dining options, celebrated pubs and bars, and a host of other entertainment options including live music, comedy shows, and exciting street festivals. Take an excursion to Krista K Boutique for tasteful brands and the latest fa...
Clean
Lively
Easy Commute
Unsafe At Times
Fun Neighborhood
Proximity To Lake
Diverse Population
Median rents in Lakeview
Studio
$
1,250
1 Bedroom
$
1,600
2 Bedroom
$
2,300

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Parking Near 425 W Roscoe St

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Lakeview Reviews

148 reviews
The main reason we moved here was the neighborhood. Broadway, Clark, Diversey and Belmont are all within walking distance and offer all of the shops, restaurants, bars and grocery stores you could need. It really is in a prime, unbeatable location. Not to mention it's a block from Lake Michigan and walking distance to Lincoln Park and a short bike ride from Montrose Beach.
My street and neighborhood are usually fairly quiet. Sundays seem to be the going out day in the neighborhood but it isn't disruptive to my every day life. Overall it seems like a very safe area and being a young woman living alone, that is very important. Would definitely recommend to friends and family.
The area of lakeview this apartment is in is between where the bars start in Wrigleyville at Clark and Sheffield and Boystown at Newport and Halstead. The street itself is pretty quiet but there are plenty of options for bars since it's right near Wrigley Field and Boystown. There are also plenty of great restaurant options, and it's a 6 minute walk to the Addison red line or a 10 minute walk to the Belmont stop.
I love Lakeview! There's honestly something for everyone somewhere in the neighborhood. From Wrigleyville's baseball and country bars to the rowdy drag shows of Boystown, you can have a totally new experience a few blocks from something else. Lots of great food for both a quick, cheap meal and a sit-down dinner, and some fun local shopping too.
Wrigleyville is popular with young adults and recent graduates, making it a lively neighborhood. There is easy access to the Red Line, one of the city's most popular transit lines. It's also close to Lakeshore Drive, making commute by car easy as well. The area is incredibly safe and has a decent number of restaurants and cafes. The area also has a large number of TFA Corps Members, making meetups really easy.
I love the lakeview area. It is far more affordable than the surrounding boroughs, and everyone nearby is around my age (early 20s to mid 30s). There are plenty of restaurants, coffee shops, and basic amenities (grocery stores, pharmacies, etc.) within walking distance, and it still feels very safe.
Pros:
-Close to the Clark St strip in Wrigley
-Lots of good restaurants nearby
-A mile from the lakefront path, which is good for running and biking
-Plenty of public transportation options

Cons:
-The only major grocery store in the area is Trader Joe's. You can't walk to a Jewel unless you want to walk over a mile. They are building a Mariano's around Broadway and Wellington, so that will be nice.
-Occasionally loud drunk people on weekends wandering around.
-The hospital (Advocated Masonic) can also be a source of late night noise.
I absolutely love living in Lakeview East. Has a very homey community feel, and it is very safe. Right near all my public trans needs and accessible to many entertainment needs (Wrigley Field, Boystown, Lincoln Park, etc). Extremely pet friendly and family oriented neighborhood.

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