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Elevate Your Urban Living Experience

Welcome to Catalyst Apartments, a luxury community where you can truly be yourself. Offering everything you need for a comfortable and lavish lifestyle, our 123 N. Des Plaines location in Chicago’s West Loop is the best choice for anyone looking to elevate their urban apartment living experience in Chicago, IL.

At Catalyst Apartments, your well-being is our main concern, and we’ve got the amenities to prove it. Our Zen rooftop garden overlooks the city, providing the perfect balance between the bustling city life and the serene ambiance of your home. The fitness center and yoga room are equipped with everything you need from yoga mats and free weights to machines and fitness on-demand.

To top it all off, Catalyst also features a billiards lounge and demo kitchen, as well as an outdoor grilling area and fire lounges where you can entertain guests. Relax, unwind, and let us take care of everything else. Choose from our convertible, one, two, and three-bedroom luxury apartments.

Catalyst is conveniently located close to the Green & Pink Line, boasting a walk score of 98, as well as easy access to I-90 and I-94. Easily commute throughout the city and suburbs! And be sure to check out the fabulous restaurants on Randolph Street, explore West Loop’s night scene or visit the nearby the Grant Park.

Find out more about our rental specials and give us a call, or better yet stop by for a tour. Let us show you why Catalyst Apartments is the best choice. We look forward to showing you an incredible, pet-friendly apartment to rent in Chicago’s West Loop.


"I love living at the Catalyst! The staff is friendly and helpful, management takes care of any issues right away, and the amenities are wonderful. I have lived in 4 apartments in various cities and this is by far the best rental experience I have ever had."
  • Bicycle Storage Area
  • Enjoy City Views from Rooftop Pool
  • Rooftop Sundeck with Fire Features
  • Rooftop Fitness Center
  • Clubroom with Billiards Table
  • Onsite Recycling
  • 24 Hour Door Staff
  • Package Receiving Room
  • Private Garage Parking available
  • WalkScore of 98
  • Free Common Area Wi-Fi
  • Private Yoga Room
  • Outdoor Grilling Stations
  • Demonstration Kitchen
  • Resident Lounge with Complimentary Coffee Bar
  • Private Dog Run and Indoor Pet Wash Station
  • Tech Center with Copier, Fax, Scanner
  • Daily Dry Cleaning Service
  • 100% Smoke Free Community
  • We C.A.T.E.R. Program
  • Floor to Ceiling Windows
  • 9' Ceiling Heights
  • Wide Plank Hard Surface Flooring
  • Full Size Washers and Dryers
  • Private Balconies and Patios
  • Large Closets
  • Whirlpool Stainless Steel Appliances
  • 42" Cabinets with Generous Storage
  • Electronic Thermostat
  • Gas Range
  • Quartz Countertops with Mosaic Tile Backsplashes
  • Double Vanities and Stand Alone Showers*
  • Integrated USB
  • Boutique Building Offering Convertible, 1, 2 & 3 Bedroom Apartments
  • 12" x 24" Tile Bath Flooring and Shower Surrounds
  • Copious Storage