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Chicago Apartments Under $800 Dollars

Chicago is a great place to live & work. It can also be very expensive. Many people are searching for comfortable, yet affordable, Chicago apartments under $800. Where many people run into a problem is finding Chicago apartments under $800 close to school or work, in the right neighborhood for you, and include the amenities you expect and deserve. Well, with Pangea Real Estate, those problems are things of the past.

   

What If I Don't Have Good Credit?

Pangea understands that not everyone has perfect credit. Even if you’ve had some trouble keeping your finances straight in the past, you should still be able get the Chicago apartment under $800 that you want. There are always cheap application fees at Pangea Real Estate. We also accept Section 8 and applicants with less-than-perfect credit.

How Do I Pay My Rent?

Pangea makes it easy for you to search for Chicago apartments under $800, but did you know how easy we are to work with after that? Pangea offers options to pay online, via check or in person. Learn how you can pay rent and build credit today by working with Pangea.

Save Money During and After Your Chicago Apartment Search

Once you find the right apartment for you, you can take advantage of our financial tools and incentives, components of our industry leading tenant programs, benefiting you & those around you.

  • Save Rent Money Right Away Register for our e-pay process today and earn a $25 rent credit for the next month. Just successfully pay with a credit card or checking account and the $25 bonus is yours!
  • Save Rent Money by Referring Your Friends It's never been easier for you to save money. Just refer your friends or family to work with Pangea to find an apartment that fits their needs. Get a rental credit when your referrals rent one of our Chicago apartments under $800.

How to Figure Out How Much Rent You Can Afford

We know that money is a source of stress for a lot of people, in a lot of ways. We understand that an integral part of searching for an apartment is getting the apartment you love at a price that works for you. Access to public transportation, parking, services, amenities, the neighborhood, and many other factors are also important in the decision making process, but price is often the deciding one.

As a rule of thumb, you should divide your annual income by 48 to determine your monthly housing budget, which boils down to about 25% of your income going to housing. Utilities and insurance should also factor into your total housing payment. In layman’s terms, if you are making $39,000 each year, your monthly housing costs should be somewhere around $800 so you should narrow your search to Chicago apartments under $800.

How to Find the Apartment for You

Chicago has many different neighborhoods, all offering a variety of cultural and social benefits to potential residents. Pangea’s apartments are located all over the city, but are most concentrated in the South Side. Trust Pangea to find the Chicago apartment under $800 that suits your needs.

You don’t even have to leave the house to see modern, comfortably sized apartments with property managers, all with access to a maintenance hotline that is available 24 hours a day.

If you’re interested in some of the listings you see for apartments under $800 in Chicago, you can schedule a viewing by filling out this online form or by calling (888) 856-3125.

Benefits and Amenities for Chicago Apartments Under $800:

  • Security Cameras
  • Expertly Rehabbed Apartments
  • Hardwood Floors
  • On-site Laundry
  • 24-7 Maintenance Hotline
  • Free Heat

Why Should You Choose Pangea?

Pangea has a long history of helping Chicago residents find the apartments they need. Our service doesn’t end when you find the Chicago apartment under $800 you want – it’s just beginning. Here are some great reasons to use Pangea to find your next apartment:

  • Great Apartments: Pangea’s catalog of apartments is always up-to-date with the latest appliances, are geared for your comfort, and we choose locations convenient for our customers, whether it’s a studio or a 4 bedroom.
  • Services: You get access to our experienced property managers and a 24 hour, 7 day per week maintenance hotline when you move into any of our Chicago apartments under $800.
  • Convenience: Pangea prides itself on being a great company to work with. To that end, we’ve made it easy to both find an apartment and get service afterward, offering a host of online and real-world options.
  • Flexibility: You can pay your rent in person, with checks, or even electronically, if that’s easiest for you. Even better, should you enroll in e-pay, you’ll receive $25 off your rent next month.

Refer your Friends & Family to Pangea

Once you’ve settled in, that’s when you can make Pangea start working for you! Refer your friends or family who are looking for Chicago apartments under $800. In fact, if you refer someone who ends up moving into one of our apartments, you’ll receive a rent credit for the next month. With no cap on the number of referrals you can send our way, this is a great way to support yourself and the community.