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Journal Commons

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Journal Commons Style C5 1 Bed 1 Bath 11172022 083947
Journal Commons Editors Suite 11172022 084851

Downtown Milwaukee
Luxury Apartments

Historic Luxury Apartment Living

Journal Commons bring you the best in luxury apartment living with a touch of historic charm. Located in the long-time home of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, you will be living in an integral piece of Milwaukee’s history while enjoying a wide array of modern comforts. 

The Journal Commons building was originally built in 1924 by Frank D. Chase, a notable architect from Chicago Illinois who was known for creating many newspaper and railroad buildings across the country. Journal Commons maintains many aspects of vintage aesthetic dreamed up by Frank D. Chase while updating the space for the modern world to bring you a one-of-a-kind apartment living experience in Downtown Milwaukee. 

Countless stories of life in Milwaukee have been created within the walls of this building over the course of its 98 years, now it’s time for you to begin your story here. 

Welcome to Journal Commons, Downtown Milwaukee's newest luxury apartment community. Offering studio and one-bedroom apartments, your future home awaits!


Epic History





Exceptional Living.


Downtown Milwaukee
Apartment Living Begins Here

Discover the convience of living Downtown when you call Journal Commons home. A community where iconic history and architecture perfectly blends with all of the modern conveniences of a brand new apartment home. At our Downtown Milwaukee apartments, we offer studio, one- and one-bedroom plus den apartments for rent in a variety of different styles. Explore our floor plan options, take a virtual tour and then schedule and your own personal tour.


We welcome you to check out Journal Commons. Premium amenities and historic ambiance matched with the perfect location is just the beginning. Downtown Milwaukee apartment living at its best schedule your tour today to learn more about the opportunity to call Journal Commons home.
Begin your story