Pay Online with PayLease

Chicago Apartment Place, Inc. is pleased to offer applicants and residents the ability to pay online via PayLease!

Tenants will enjoy the following benefits:

-Online, one-time payments via electronic check or credit card.
-Ability to set up automatic payments to help eliminate late fees.
-Secure and easy to use payment system.

If you are ready to sign up or are a registered user, continue to PayLease.

Processing fees apply.  Please click on the links below for more details and important instructions.

STEP 1:
Go to PayLease, complete all fields under the New Users Registration section, and click on CREATE ACCOUNT.

STEP 2: 
Go to the Make a Payment Now section and enter your payment amount.  Under Notes, please enter the apartment/unit # and describe your payment (i.e. rent, move-in fee(s), first month’s rent, etc.)  Click on MAKE ONE TIME PAYMENT.  *Leaving the Notes field blank may delay processing of your payment.

STEP 3:
Go to your e-mail account and forward the PayLease transaction receipt to Leasing@chiapartment.com.

Please contact Ellen@ChiApartment.com with any questions or concerns.

For technical support, please contact PayLease at 866-729-5327.

ACH Payments. $2.95 Fee to post in 3 business days. ($9.95 Additional Fee to post in 1 business day.

Credit Card Payments. $2.95 Fee to post in 3 business days + 3% of Payment Amount. ($9.95 Additional Fee to post in 1 business day.)

  1. ACH (e-check) Payments. You will need your bank’s routing number and your checking account number.
    • Standard processing fee of $2.95 posts your payment to our account within three business days. The cut-off time is 7:00 PM EST each business day*.
    • Express Pay ACH incurs an additional fee of $9.95 and posts your payment to our account in one business day. The cut-off time is 5:45 PM EST each business day*.
  2. Credit Card Payments.
    • Standard processing fee of $2.95 plus 3% of your payment amount posts your payment to our account within three business days. The cut-off time is 7:00 PM EST each business day*.
    • Express Pay Credit Card incurs an additional fee of $9.95 and posts your payment to our account in one business day. The cut-off time is 5:45 PM EST each business day*.

*Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays are not considered business days by PayLease.  Your rental payments are due on the 1st of every month.  A late fee will apply if your payment has not posted by the 5th of the month for which it is due.  Please ensure you have scheduled your payment accordingly.

Walk-In. Submit checks, money orders, or cash at our office during normal business hours. Please request a receipt when paying with cash or money order.

Drop Box. Located at the bottom right side of our office front door, conveniently leave your payment in the drop box even if our office is closed. Please do not leave cash.

Mail.  For payments by regular mail, please allow 5-7 business days for your payment to reach us. Please do not send cash by mail.

Online Bill Pay. Set us up as a payee with your bank and schedule one-time or recurring payments online from your checking account. Your bank will mail a check to our office on your behalf. Read more below or contact Ellen@ChiApartment.com for further assistance.

Using Bill Pay to make a payment?  Please review this important guide to ensure your payment is submitted correctly and reaches our office on time.

Setting us as a Payee

Payee Name:                                    Chicago Apartment Place, Inc.

Payee Address:                                3654 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago, IL 60613

Payee Phone Number:                   773-472-6859

Account # or Payment Message: Your rental address (This is very important!)

Scheduling your payment

Payment Date: Please schedule your payment so that it is delivered by the 1st of the month for which it is due.  If your payment is not received in our office by the 5th of the month, a late fee will apply.