Looking for apartments near Blue Line Chicago stations? Look no further. Whether you use public transportation to get to work or to go to your favorite establishments, commuting can be hard if you don’t live within walking distance of the Blue Line. We curated a list of the top apartments near Blue Line Chicago stations so that you can step outside and hop on a train to reach your destination without the stress caused by traffic and parking.
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5 Best Apartments Near Blue Line Chicago Stations
Live here if: You want an apartment built with transit and neighborhood character in mind.
Neighborhood: Logan Square
Located at the intersection of Milwaukee and California avenues in the hip Logan Square neighborhood, MiCa combines its residents travel needs with Logan Square’s brilliant micro-culture. Each neighborhood in Chicago possesses its own personality, and Logan Square serves as a standout food destination combined with quirky local shops, a huge Sunday farmer’s market, and lots of activities for locals. MiCa, consisting of two triangular towers, gives you access to all of these special small businesses, with easy access to downtown, the airport, and more.
Live here if: You desire the feel of tomorrow, today.
Neighborhood: River West
On Milwaukee Ave, near the 606 urban trail, Avenir looks to the future, with robotic furniture in some of its studios and state-of-the-art features throughout the building. Walking, biking, train, freeway, and airport access appeal to residents who don’t remain stationary for long periods of time. The desirable penthouses, however, might make it difficult to leave long enough to catch that next blue line train.
Live here if: You enjoy an active lifestyle and want quick access to a hike and bike trail.
606 Blue sits right off of the Western Blue Line stop and right next to the Bloomingdale Trail and dog-friendly parks. The convenience of trails and parks right outside your front door makes this building great for dog lovers and their furry friends. Finish your run with brunch at Yolk in the same building as Centrum Bucktown and next door to an Aldi grocery store. If running isn’t your thing, Corepower Yoga and Bucktown Athletic Club are located close by.
The Western 1920
Live here if: You travel frequently and require easy access to all means of transportation.
Located just north of the Western Blue Line Stop, The Western 1920 is in the middle of Bucktown’s transit hub. The blue line easily connects you to downtown and O’hare, making this place the perfect building for a lifestyle of travel. On the major streets nearby, you will find bike lanes for an easy commute. You’ll also find I-90 and I-94 for easy driving access. You’ll live in style with these apartments’ super urban, high-end design in this trendy neighborhood.
Live here if: You love the local scene.
Neighborhood: Logan Square
Noca Blue, just north of the California Blue Line Stop, is located a block away from Milwaukee Ave, and nearby, you’ll find local pubs, coffee shops, and restaurants. This neighborhood contains some of the city’s best food, full of dining options frequented more by locals than by tourists. Down a pint at the local brewery, Revolution Brewing, and sip on craft coffee drinks at Gaslight Coffee Roasters. You’ll discover a variety of chic and local restaurants and bars just steps away from your fabulous apartment.
Wicker Park Connection
Live here if: You love a neighborhood feel with high-rise amenities.
Neighborhood: Wicker Park
Wicker Park Connection is situated a block away from the Division Blue Line stop. Located above a neighborhood Target, this building’s location screams convenience. This luxury apartment complex comes with an expansive pool and roof deck, stainless steel appliances, generous floor plans, an on-site concierge, and an updated party room and business center. To top it all off, Wicker Park Connection offers an incredible view of downtown. Living here, you’ll find yourself in one of the only luxury high-rises located right in the heart of Wicker Park.
Reside on Green Street
Live here if: You want gourmet restaurants just steps outside your front door.
Neighborhood: River West
This building is situated just outside of the Grand Blue Line Stop. Living here, you’ll get the convenience of a short commute to downtown and award-winning restaurants just a block away. Eat a traditional Italian meal at Piccolo Sogno, or watch the game at the many sports bars nearby. Whether you prefer a more casual night out or getting dressed up a bit, Reside on Green Street is close to it all.
Start Your Free Apartment Search Today
There you have it: the best apartments near Blue Line Chicago stations. As always, AptAmigo is here to make your apartment search a stress-free experience. Reach out and let us know your lifestyle and preferences, and we will set up a day of tours and guide you through the whole process. AptAmigo will personally assist you through the whole process and even book your Uber and join you at each building tour.
* The original version of this article was first published on November 11, 2019.