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  • Studio-2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • 280 - 900 Sq.Ft.

The Flamingo Apartments

From $1,116 per month

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5500 S. Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60637
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Floorplans

Studio Floor Plan S2
Studio Floor Plan S2
  • Studio
  • 1 Bath
445 Sq.Ft.
$1,129 - $3,308 Available Now
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Studio Floor Plan S1
Studio Floor Plan S1
  • Studio
  • 1 Bath
340 Sq.Ft.
$1,116 - $3,344 Available Now
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Studio Floor Plan S4
Studio Floor Plan S4
  • Studio
  • 1 Bath
350 Sq.Ft.
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Studio Floor Plan S5
Studio Floor Plan S5
  • Studio
  • 1 Bath
280 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A1
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A1
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
420 - 580 Sq.Ft.
$1,293 - $3,451 Available Now
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A2
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A2
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
460 - 500 Sq.Ft.
$1,271 - $3,749 Available Now
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A4
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A4
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
535 Sq.Ft.
$1,419 - $3,776 Available Now
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A5
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A5
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
420 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A3
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A3
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
500 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A6
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A6
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
585 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A7
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A7
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
865 Sq.Ft.
$1,505 - $3,932 Available 08/18
Available 08/18
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A8
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A8
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
900 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A9
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A9
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
825 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A105
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A105
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
690 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A10
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A10
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
535 Sq.Ft.
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2 Bedroom Floor Plan B1
2 Bedroom Floor Plan B1
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
650 Sq.Ft.
$1,954 - $3,140 Available 01/07/2023
Available 01/07/2023
2 Bedroom Floor Plan B2
2 Bedroom Floor Plan B2
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
825 Sq.Ft.
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2 Bedroom Floor Plan B4
2 Bedroom Floor Plan B4
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
865 Sq.Ft.
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2 Bedroom Floor Plan B3
2 Bedroom Floor Plan B3
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
515 Sq.Ft.
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Application fee: $50. Other fees may apply, please contact the property for details.

Apartment Amenities

  • Cable Ready
  • Plush Carpeting
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Lake and City Views
  • Window Treatments
  • Designer Paint Finishes
  • Enormous Walk-In Closets
  • Crown molding
  • Formal dining rooms
  • Dishwasher
  • Gas Range
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Refrigerator
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Community Amenities

  • High-Speed Internet Access
  • 24-Hour Laundry Center
  • On-Site Management
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • On-Site Restaurant and Bar
  • Steps to Beach and Lake
  • Walk to Transportation, Shopping, Restaurants and Entertainment
  • 24-hour, 7-day package pick-up lockers
  • No security deposit
  • Bicycle storage room
  • Easy access to public transportation
  • Steps to Burnham Park, the lake and beach
  • Steps to shopping, restaurants and nightlife
  • Walk to the University of Chicago
  • Bocce Ball Court
  • Business Center
  • Controlled Access/Gated
  • Door Attendant
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Center
  • Free Weights
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • Package Receiving
  • New Outdoor Living Area With Firepit
  • Bark Park
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  • Apartments in the Community: 167
  • Buildings in the Community: 1
  • Number of Stories: 18
  • Year Built: 1960
This historic and architecturally-stunning building is conveniently located steps from Lake Michigan and just minutes from downtown Chicago in the Hyde Park neighborhood. The Flamingo Apartments offers unique studio, convertible and one bedroom apartments with breathtaking views of the lake and downtown. Request your own private tour

Ratings and Reviews

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Jun 5, 2022 Verified Resident

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Best resident I’ve lived to date just a god place to live nice people and the area is the best in the city

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May 26, 2022 Verified Resident

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I love it parking is crazy and hard to find spots.

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May 10, 2022 Verified Resident

Good apt living

regular window cleanings would be great, especially to take advantage of lake view. And better smell control in the hallways would be nice. Overall, very much enjoy living here and interactions with workers are pleasant.

Nathan D.
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Apr 2, 2022 Verified Resident

Could be better

Could be better

Anonymous
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Mar 1, 2022 Verified Resident

Great Building and caring staff

This building is a great value for the location. Units are very big and spacious. Great closet space. The staff is very helpful and management truly cares about the property and residents.

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  • Cats allowed | Rent: $30
  • Dogs allowed | Rent: $30
Restrictions: Breed Restrictions Apply
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Average Utility Costs in Illinois

Electricity
$87
Gas
$103
Water
$26
Sewer
$26
Cable
$47
Internet
$30

Prices in the Area

This community South Side Chicago Chicago, IL
Studio $1,116 - $3,344 $550 - $4,270 $75 - $11,870
1 Bed1 Bedroom $1,271 - $3,932 $650 - $21,000 $600 - $21,000
2 Beds2 Bedrooms $1,954 - $3,140 $650 - $21,000 $95 - $32,016
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Location

5500 S. Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60637
Nearby Schools Nearby Properties
GreatSchools Rating School name Phone number Grades Students Distance
GreatSchools Rating
Harte Elementary School
Preparatory, Elementary & Middle School 0.312
(773) 535-0870 PK-8 329 0.312
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Murray Elementary Language Academy
Elementary & Middle School 0.658
(773) 535-0585 K-8 492 0.658
GreatSchools Rating
Ray Elementary School
Preparatory, Elementary & Middle School 0.728
(773) 535-0970 PK-8 708 0.728
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Kenwood Academy High School
Middle & High School 0.739
(773) 535-1350 7-12 1860 0.739
GreatSchools Rating
Hyde Park Academy High School
High School 0.926
(773) 535-0880 9-12 776 0.926
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Apartments at The Flamingo Apartments are equipped with Cable Ready, Plush Carpeting and Ceiling Fans and have rental rates ranging from $1,116 to $3,932. This apartment community also offers amenities such as High-Speed Internet Access, 24-Hour Laundry Center and On-Site Management and is located on 5500 S.
Shore Dr. in the 60637 zip code.
Browse through 1 Bedroom Apts, 2 Bedroom Apts or Studio Apts with floorplans ranging from 280 to 900 Sq.Ft., choose your next home in the The Flamingo Apartments community and apply for a lease online! The TLC Management property management company will verify your lease application and send you a timely response.
Once you become a resident of The Flamingo Apartments, you will be able to pay your rent online, submit maintenance requests, and get community news by logging in securely to your Resident Portal.
  • Monday: 10:00AM-6:00PM
  • Tuesday: 10:00AM-6:00PM
  • Wednesday: 10:00AM-6:00PM
  • Thursday: 10:00AM-6:00PM
  • Friday: 10:00AM-6:00PM
  • Saturday: 10:00AM-5:00PM

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The following floorplans are available: studio apartments from $1,116, 1-bedroom apartments from $1,271 and 2-bedrooms apartments from $1,954.

The most popular nearby apartments are: The Flamingo Apartments, Wells Place Apartments, The Kent and Eden Commons.

Currently, The Flamingo Apartments has 13 available units.

The Flamingo Apartments is located in the South Side Chicago neighborhood.

The business hours are:
  • Monday: 10:00AM-6:00PM
  • Tuesday: 10:00AM-6:00PM
  • Wednesday: 10:00AM-6:00PM
  • Thursday: 10:00AM-6:00PM
  • Friday: 10:00AM-6:00PM
  • Saturday: 10:00AM-5:00PM