Live in History
Welcome to Fortress

Discover the irresistible mix of new and old

Where Historic Character Meets Modern Convenience

Apartment homes are imbued with historic character, including exposed brick walls, heavy-timber ceilings and expansive windows with stunning views of downtown Milwaukee and the skyline.

  • There’s nothing cookie cutter about it, no two apartments are the same
  • The joy is in the details, a variety of finish types and textural elements are available to suit all personal tastes
  • Pet-friendly community, no weight or breed restrictions
  • Split bedroom layouts for roommates to maximize privacy, no shared bedroom walls
  • Expansive windows, premium views and maximum natural light
  • Gourmet kitchens, granite counter tops, custom cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar or island
  • In-unit washer and dryer, stainless steel appliances

Modern amenities included


Fortress features a wide array of community amenities to match a variety of interests.

  • Spacious and comfortably-furnished, two-story club room
  • Fitness center with high-end equipment hand-selected by personal trainers
  • Studio space with virtual class instructor and extensive library of classes
  • Roof deck featuring stunning views of the Milwaukee skyline and downtown
  • Fenced in dog park with nearby pet spa
  • Maker space for bringing Pinterest projects to life
  • Spacious private outdoor courtyard with grilling  and gathering areas
  • Ample interior bike storage with service station
  • Private tenant storage
  • Streaming Wi-Fi in all social spaces

Love where you live

A Walkable, Vibrant Neighborhood To Call Home

Fortress is located adjacent to the Historic Brewers Hill neighborhood – a thriving community dedicated to the excitement of diverse, urban living.

Community Policies

And now the details


If you have any questions or wondering if any reasonable requests could be accommodated, don’t hesitate to contact us.

  • Flexible Lease Terms: Please inquire for more information
  • Security Deposit: Half of a month’s rent is due at lease signing
  • Utilities: Tenant is responsible for all utilities, with an additional water fee of $25 per bedroom
  • Occupancy Standards: Two people per bedroom maximum
  • Parking: A surface lot is available for $75 per stall
  • Application fee: $30 per individual
  • Administration fee: $100 per apartment
  • Pet Policy: Up to two pets are allowed per apartment. Dogs are not restricted by breed or weight limitations. Pet fees are $30 per month per cat, and $45 per month per dog. Fish tanks are permitted up to 20 gallons. Other caged animals will be considered. No ferrets, rabbits or birds.