Top Student Apartment Communities Around Northwestern University

by Elana Goodwin on September 06th, 2018 in Apartments

College housing can really make or break your college experience, which means you need to find the best place to spend your time off-campus. If you're a college student attending Northwestern University, consider the following off-campus student apartment communities when you're looking for your college home.

Evanston Place Apartments -- Evanston Place Apartments, located on the North Shore of Chicago, offers new community amenities and upgraded kitchen and bathrooms in select homes! These upgraded homes include stainless steel appliances, modern cabinetry, quartz countertops, chalkboard wall and in-unit washer and dryer. New community features include a rooftop swimming pool and social deck, a WiFi tech lounge that's great for studying, an outdoor courtyard with grills, and an upgraded 24-hour fitness center. Within walking distance to Northwestern University, Metra train, nearby beach and downtown Evanston. Safe and secure community with controlled access and on-site management. Pet-friendly and smoke-free community.

Central Station -- Central Station is one of Evanston’s newest premier rental apartment buildings. Designed to combine classic comfort with state-of-the-art connectivity, it offers sophisticated style, highest end finishes, and a great location. At four stories, Central Station nestles perfectly into a lively neighborhood of eclectic shops, friendly coffee houses, and gracious homes. Offering studios, one, two and three bedroom apartments, each Central Station apartment home has stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, in-unit full-size washer and dryer, dedicated computer niche, and balconies on select units. Contemporary lifestyle amenities include a cyber café, generously sized 24-hour fitness room, bicycle storage, enclosed or indoor heated parking, and more. Pets allowed.

1620 Central -- 1620 Central is a new 47-unit, four-story development featuring a mix of one, two, and three bedroom apartments. The building’s exterior showcases classic, timeless patterns of brick masonry and metal paneling that fit the aesthetic charm and character Evanston is known for. Designed to meet LEED® Silver status, the project features sustainable elements which include a green roof, energy-efficient fixtures, and environmentally-conscious design. Each apartment features a private balcony, plus luxury finishes such as nine-foot ceilings, quartz countertops, a key fob system, luxury plank flooring, modern cabinets, laundry, and high-end plumbing fixtures. Pets allowed.

The Main -- At the intersection of Chicago and Main St., The Main at 847 Chicago is in the middle of all that makes Evanston a special place to live. The lakefront parks, coffee shops, restaurants, and an award-winning school district are all yours to explore. Experience private balconies, stainless steel Whirlpool appliances, premium quartz countertops, an in-unit washer and dryer, Fiber internet and more. Complex amenities include a business center, fitness center, outdoor space, residents lounge, garage parking, and more. With the Metra and El across the street, The Main is a perfect location for everyone. Find your own corner of Evanston at The Main where quality, community, and easy living combine to offer you the ideal luxury apartment community. 

AMLI Evanston -- AMLI Evanston is located in the heart of downtown Evanston, near Chicago, and just a few blocks from Lake Michigan, and Northwestern University. The apartments are surrounded by great shopping, eclectic restaurants, and exciting night life while offering easy access to outstanding recreation. Getting anywhere is easy because AMLI's apartments near Northwestern University are just a block from the Evanston el and Metra stop. Residents of AMLI's South Evanston rental apartments enjoy outstanding amenities including a state-of-the-art fitness center with a separate Yoga and Pilates studio; expansive resident lounge; clubroom with a professional business center; scenic rooftop courtyard and deck with an outdoor fireplace and barbecue grills; and ample bicycle storage and private storage. AMLI's South Evanston rental apartments north of Chicago offer studio, one bedroom, two bedroom and three bedroom floorplans that feature fully equipped kitchens with stainless steel appliances; elegant granite countertops; and wood style flooring throughout with plush carpeting in the bedrooms. Pets allowed.


Image via The Main

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