Live in the Heart
of it all
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!
Apartment Living Begins Here
Discover the convenience of living Downtown when you call Journal Commons home. A community where iconic history and architecture perfectly blend 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 various styles. Explore our floor plan options, take a virtual tour, and then schedule your own personal tour.
Featured Apartment Virtual Tours
Take a virtual tour of your future apartment home in Downtown Milwaukee. Journal Commons offers well-appointed studio, one-bedroom, and one-bedroom plus den apartments for rent alongside luxurious amenities to provide you with an exceptional apartment living experience in the Deer District. Take a virtual tour below to get a feel for our modern apartment homes in a historic landmark building and find your perfect apartment Downtown.