407 W Calhoun (University Villa)-Efficiency

This is a charming community consisting of two 15-unit brick apartment buildings with a wonderful courtyard between the two.  The community consists of 2 large efficiency apartments, 8 two-bedroom garden apartments, and 20 two-bedroom town houses.  All two-bedroom units are roomy with over 1000 square feet of living area.  All units feature large living rooms, large eat in kitchens with full size stoves, fridges and dishwashers, large bedrooms, bathrooms with shower tub combinations and central air.  The property also features two nice laundry rooms and gated off street parking.  University Villa is located in the heart of the Central Illinois Medical District.  It is within walking distance of all of Springfield’s major medical institutions, including the SIU School of Medicine, Memorial Medical Center, St. Johns Hospital and the Prairie Heart Institute.  It is also just minutes from all of the downtown attractions, including the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Lincoln’s Home, Hoogland Center for the Arts, the Illinois State Capitol complex and many more

Availability Date: 7/17/24

Bedrooms: Efficiency
Monthly Rent: $725
Security Deposit: $700
Estimated Monthly Utilities: 80-120
Laundry Facilities: yes
Dishwasher: yes

Smart Choice Park standard 2 bed

This is a very popular community consisting of ninety-three one and two bedroom apartments on Springfield’s near west side (located at 300-328 N Park St. and 1233-1261 Orchard).  It is just a few minutes away from everything in Springfield including the downtown area, Washington Park and the White Oaks Mall shopping area.  It is a quiet, secluded community with mature trees and a park like setting.  It has a nice swimming pool area that is enjoyable in the summer.  All of the standard units are spacious and feature large family rooms, large bedrooms, kitchens with full size stoves and refrigerators and some with dishwashers, bathrooms with shower tub combinations, central air, and storage closets.  Our deluxe units include a washer and dryer in the unit or hook up if preferred.  All second and third floor units have a balcony, many of which overlook the pool area.  The buildings are extremely energy efficient, keeping utility bills very low. 

Availability Date: 7/8/24

Bedrooms: 2
Monthly Rent: $945
Security Deposit: $900
Estimated Monthly Utilities: $80-120
Laundry Facilities: yes
Dishwasher: some

944 S. College

This property is an eleven-unit brick apartment building just southwest of downtown.  Each apartment features two bedrooms, a front room, an eat-in kitchen with a full size stove, fridge and dishwasher, a full bath with a shower tub combination and central air.  The property also has laundry facilities and off street parking. 

Availability Date: 7/29/24

Bedrooms: 2
Monthly Rent: $845
Security Deposit: $800
Estimated Monthly Utilities: $100-$150
Laundry Facilities: yes
Dishwasher: yes

723-725 W. Washington

This property is a four-plex located just west of downtown.  It is only nine blocks away from the State Capitol building.  The building features four two-bedroom apartments, all with a unique floor plan.  There is a laundry hookup in the basement of two of the apartments.  The other two have access to the laundry facility next door at 110 N. Glenwood, another Smart Choice property.  This property also has off street parking available.

Availability Date: 7/2/24

Bedrooms: 2
Monthly Rent: $845
Security Deposit: $800
Estimated Monthly Utilities: $150-200
Laundry Facilities: yes
Dishwasher: no

Smart Choice Park standard 1 bed

This is a very popular community consisting of ninety-three one and two bedroom apartments on Springfield’s near west side (located at 300-328 N Park St. and 1233-1261 Orchard).  It is just a few minutes away from everything in Springfield including the downtown area, Washington Park and the White Oaks Mall shopping area.  It is a quiet, secluded community with mature trees and a park like setting.  It has a nice swimming pool area that is enjoyable in the summer.  All of the standard units are spacious and feature large family rooms, large bedrooms, kitchens with full size stoves and refrigerators and some with dishwashers, bathrooms with shower tub combinations, central air, and storage closets.  Our deluxe units include a washer and dryer in the unit or hook up if preferred.  All second and third floor units have a balcony, many of which overlook the pool area.  The buildings are extremely energy efficient, keeping utility bills very low. 

Availability Date: 8/??/24

Monthly Rent: $835 (STANDARD) or $945(ALL UTILITIES INCL.)
Security Deposit: $800
Estimated Monthly Utilities:$70-110
Laundry Facilities: yes
Dishwasher: some

1918 S. 5th

This is an older brick building on Springfield’s south side of town.  It features nine one-bedroom apartments, each with a unique floor plan.  Eight of the nine units have central air.  This property has an on sight laundry facility, off street parking and is a very easy commute to Lincoln Land Community College and University of Illinois – Springfield.

Availability Date: 8/2/24

Bedrooms: 1
Monthly Rent: $665-715
Security Deposit: $600
Estimated Monthly Utilities: $80-120
Laundry Facilities: yes
Dishwasher: no

420 W. Edwards

This is a sixteen-unit brick apartment building located just three blocks southwest of the Illinois State Capitol building.  Views of the Capitol from most of the apartments are wonderful.  All of the apartments feature one bedroom, a family room, a small kitchen and one bathroom with a shower tub combination.  There is also an on site laundry facility and plenty of off street parking.

Availability Date: 7/31/24

Bedrooms: 1
Monthly Rent: $665
Security Deposit: $600
Estimated Monthly Utilities: $80-120
Laundry Facilities: YES
Dishwasher: NO