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Housing and Apartments

Office/Meeting Space

Approx. 3,000 sq. ft. available for lease at Sacred Heart Church in Melrose Park; can be separated into 3 areas. Available now: Third floor (10 rooms) and large basement meeting room; available May 1st: First floor (4 offices); convenient location. Contact: Joe Augelli, business manager at 708.344.0757 or parish@shsparish.org.

Property for Rent

Former Scalabrini House of Theology at 5121 South University Avenue, Chicago IL. Close to Catholic Theological Union and Univ. of Chicago. Three story plus finished basement, about 20 bedrooms, chapel, large kitchen, dining room and study area, central air, parking for 12 cars — fully furnished. Ideal housing for religious or social service organization. Contact Fr. Luiz Kendzierski, cs via phone at 708.343.7646 or email sjbprovince@comcast.net.

Apartment for Rent

  • Spacious 3-BR, completely furnished 2nd floor apartment at 9021 South Blackstone; 5 minutes from St. Ailbe Church and convenient to CTA; fully equipped kitchen; ideal for spiritual professionals seeking a home-away-from-home. Monthly rent: $1800 + deposit. For further information contact Bertha Starks: 773.374.4225 or berthastarks@sbcglobal.net.
  • Des Plaines, IL near I-294 & Touhy. Owned by Sisters of the Living Word, Garden Apartment, furnished, 2BR, living room, eat-in kitchen, full bath, access to shared laundry. Street parking only. No smoking. $1,000/month plus utility costs. Contact Maria at 847.577.5972 ext. 227.

Property for Rent

Parish: Sacred Heart Croatian Former Convent 2906 East 96th Street, Chicago, IL 60617 2 floors plus basement, 8-9 bedrooms, kitchen, dining room, community room, on-site laundry, office, chapel and reading room. Contact: Rev. Stephen Bedenikovic, OFM (pastor) 773.768.1423 or sbofm25@gmail.com.

Inter-Congregational Housing Opportunity

Housing is available with the Dominican Sisters of Springfield and the School Sisters of St. Francis at St. Martin de Porres Convent at 9041 South Exchange Avenue in Chicago, Illinois. Each resident enjoys a two-room suite with a private bath. Common areas are spacious and include an upper-level deck that gives view to trees and flowers. A two-car garage is attached to the building and there is additional reserved parking on the property. St. Martin de Porres Convent is conveniently located within walking distance of the Metra and has easy access to Interstate 90/94, Route 57, and Lake Shore Drive. It is a 20-minute commute to CTU and half an hour to downtown Chicago. For more information or for a tour of the facility, please contact Sister Judine Hilbing, O.P. at 708.996.4624 (work), 708.207.1695 (cell), or sjh@marianchs.com