Above the Crowd

Set just off the lakefront overlooking Jackson Park, Oglesby Towers offers a truly rare combination of luxury, convenience, and value. Spacious studio and one- and two-bedroom apartments are available, many with spectacular views of the lake and Chicago’s skyline, in an amenity-rich building that offers indoor parking and convenient access to CTA buses and Metra train service.

Quality Amenities
Walk to Lake
Close to Park
Walk to CTA/Metra

The Oglesby Towers Experience

Discover an exceptional lifestyle where luxury meets convenience through our unparalleled amenities, delivering sophisticated urban living at its finest.

Beautiful Parks

Go for a walk, have a picnic, or play a round of golf in enchanting open green spaces and along picturesque lakefront trails.

Conveniently Connected

Hop on a CTA bus, walk to the Metra train, or jump on Lake Shore Drive for quick and easy access to anywhere in the city.

Spectacular Views

Admire dazzling lake and skyline views, with lush green parks, sandy beaches, and historic architecture dotting the scenery.

South Shore Cultural Center

The historic South Shore Cultural Center offers a variety of culturally rich programs and event spaces to the surrounding community.

24/7 Package Lockers

Enjoy the modern convenience of round-the-clock package pick-up with our electronic parcel delivery system.

Discover Lake Michigan

Relax at the beach. Stroll through the harbor. Bike and run along lakefront trails and see all that Lake Michigan has to offer!

Assigned Garage Spaces

Protect your vehicle from the harsh Chicago elements in our controlled-access community garage, with assigned spaces available.

Building Amenities & Unit Features

Below is a sampling of the exclusive features and amenities offered at this TLC property.

Building Amenities

  • 24-hour emergency maintenance
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • 24-hour laundry center with Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour, 7-day package pick-up lockers
  • Additional storage available
  • Amazing lake, skyline and city views
  • Assigned garage parking available
  • Bicycle storage room
  • Business Center with Wi-Fi
  • Community room
  • Door attendant
  • Electronic entry system
  • Express bus at door
  • No security deposit
  • On-site management
  • Pet-friendly community
  • Online payment and service portal
  • Steps to park, lake and beach

Unit Features

  • Air conditioning available
  • Balcony per plan
  • Breakfast bar
  • Ceiling fans
  • Ceramic tile flooring
  • Dishwasher
  • Oversized windows
  • Plush carpeting and wood flooring
  • Walk-in and wall-to-wall closets
  • Custom 42” maple kitchen cabinets

We Love Your Pets, Too

Furry friends welcome! Enjoy playdates at the park, exploring the neighborhood and long walks along the lake.

  • Up to 2 Pets per Apartment Home
  • $30 per Pet/Month
  • Some Breed and Weight Restrictions Apply

*Contact us for full details!

About South Shore

Rich in history and alive with things to see and do, South Shore is a treasure among Chicago’s lakefront neighborhoods and a uniquely accessible one for renters. It’s home to The Chicago Cultural Center and beautiful Jackson Park, which includes the Chicago Park District’s only 18-hole golf course.

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Available Apartments

Style S1

Studio 1 Bath
400 Square Footage
Studio Floor Plan S1
Starting at $1,103
Rents From
Available Date
1 Bath
Available Now
1 Bath
Available Now
1 Bath
Available Now

Style A5

1 Bedroom 1 Bath
750 Square Footage
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A5
Starting at $1,388
Rents From
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1 Bedroom
1 Bath

Style A4

1 Bedroom 1 Bath
725 Square Footage
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A4
Starting at $1,458
Rents From
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1 Bedroom
1 Bath

Style B2B

2 Bedroom 2 Bath
1215 Square Footage
2 Bedrooms Floor Plan B2B
Starting at $2,169
Rents From
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2 Bedroom
2 Bath
Available Now


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