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YoChicago brings you news of special offers and rarely-available or one-of-a-kind apartment finds as soon as we learn about them. View the latest deals and finds: Fulton River District Gold Coast Lakeview Lincoln Park River North South Loop Streeterville West Loop We’ll be adding several neighborhoods soon, and expanding the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on August 14, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Elevate, 215 W Lake St, Loop

215 West Lake rendering

Elevate is a 33-story, 265-unit building under construction at 215 W Lake St in the Loop. The building will be built on the site of a former parking garage. The façade of the building will be glass, punctuated by green accents. The development team includes Thomas Roszak Architecture as the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 13, 2016
ChicagoSouth Side

Lexington Homes slates new townhomes for Hyde Park / Kenwood

Lexington Shore at arrow

Lexington Homes, a leading Chicagoland home builder for more than 40 years, has launched its latest community: Lexington Shore. The twenty new townhomes at Lexington Shore feature 3 and 4 bedrooms, 2 ½ and 3 ½ baths, 2-car garages, private rooftop decks, and span 2,216 to 2,507 square feet plus ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 12, 2016
ChicagoNorth Side

Where to start your Lincoln Park apartment search

Lincoln Park aerial

Reside Living owns and manages dozens of vintage and contemporary buildings ranging from walk-ups to high-rises in prime lakefront neighborhood locations – including five buildings in Lincoln Park and one in the Old Town Triangle. Starting your apartment search with Reside Living ensures that you’ll find a new or beautifully-renovated, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 11, 2016
ChicagoNorth Side

Lakeview’s Halsted Flats apartments have downtown amenities

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats, the only new rental building in Lakeview, offers downtown-level amenities and services in a pedestrian-friendly location a short walk from Wrigley Field and the 18-mile lakefront trail. Halsted Flats has a sprawling landscaped pool deck with a whirlpool, gas grills and plenty of space to relax. There’s also ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 11, 2016
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

70 East Walton apartments, 70 E Walton St, Gold Coast

70 E Walton St

70 East Walton is a 12-story, 25-unit luxury vintage high-rise with ground-floor retail at the southern edge of the Gold Coast. The building, previously known as the Elizabeth Arden building, has neo-gothic architecture and was completed in 1926. 70 East Walton is different than most rental buildings in that the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 11, 2016
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The new NewCity apartments are next door to Mariano’s, movies and more

NewCity

The NewCity apartments are at 1457 N Halsted in an upscale shopping, dining and entertainment center anchored by Mariano’s, ArcLight Cinemas, Yard House, Dick’s Sporting Goods and Kings Bowl America. Lyfe Kitchen, Nando’s Peri Peri, Earls Kitchen & Bar and Adobe Gila’s are also on-site. When residents want to venture ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 10, 2016
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Video – Tour a one-bedroom apartment at The Lofts at River East

Lofts at River East

The Lofts at River East is a new, must-visit alternative to the high-rises that dominate the Streeterville neighborhood. The building has a fun location fronting the Ogden Slip, just west of Navy Pier. Target, Starbucks and Pinstripes are among the building’s retail draws. The apartments have the classic loft aesthetic, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 10, 2016
ChicagoNorth Side

2630 N Hampden, 2630 N Hampden Ct, Lincoln Park

2630 N Hampden Ct

2630 N Hampden is a 5-story, 67-unit contemporary elevator building completed in 1969, in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood. The building is managed by Planned Property Management. The apartments 2630 N Hampden has studio and one-bedroom floor plans. Floor plans are available online. Apartments feature a mix of wood-look flooring and ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 10, 2016
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Today’s apartment deal – free rent in a great South Loop location

Park Michigan

The Park Michigan apartment tower’s location across from Grant Park affords residents sweeping views of the park known as “Chicago’s front yard.” Park Michigan is currently offering a month’s free rent on select studio and 1-bedroom apartments. Studio rents in the building start at $1,504, 1-bedrooms at $1,575, and 2-bedroom, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 9, 2016
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

South Loop video tours – 1- and 2-bedrooms at Burnham Pointe

Burnham Pointe

Burnham Pointe, 730 S Clark St, was built as a condo and converted to rentals. The result: finishes and amenities superior to many built-as-rental buildings. Join YoChicago in the videos for a walk through 1- and 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartments. Burnham Pointe has high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows, private balconies, upgraded finishes ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 9, 2016
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Book online and save at The Chicagoan apartments in River North

The Chicagoan

The Chicagoan, a luxury high-rise, has an enviable location at 750 N Rush. Step outside the front door of The Chicagoan and Water Tower Place, the Hancock Center, Mag Mile shops, Lake Shore Park and scores of restaurants, bars and coffee shops are steps away. Step back inside and the ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 9, 2016

Apartment rental service misdirection, Luxury Living Chicago edition

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If you’ve been searching for an apartment in downtown Chicago, the cookies that track your online behavior result in your seeing banner ads for Luxury Living Chicago. The firm is one of dozens that have earned a spot on our rental service do-not-call list. Rental services will always give you ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 8, 2016
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

First look – the appealing amenities at The Lofts at River East

Lofts at River East

When warm weather arrives, residents at The Lofts at River East can head for the sprawling roof deck to hang out, grill a steak, watch a movie in the grassy outdoor theater – or watch the steady stream of pedestrians headed past the building to nearby Navy Pier. You can ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 7, 2016
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New Gold Coast / River North apartments are a visual feast

State & Chestnut

The colorful and comfortable amenities at the new 35-story apartment tower at State & Chestnut are a visual feast. If you’re looking for a new apartment on the border of the Gold Coast and River North, the apartments and amenities are a must-see. State & Chestnut has a steps-to-everything location ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 7, 2016
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Transit-oriented South Loop loft apartments available now and through May

Roosevelt Collection

One- and two-bedroom apartments at The Lofts at Roosevelt Collection are available for immediate occupancy – and for March through May occupancy. Currently available 1-bedrooms start at $1,802 and 2-bedroom, 2-baths at $2,374. Two-bedroom, 1-bath apartments are available March 19 from $2,033. Two-bedrooms with a single bath are available in ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 7, 2016
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Apartment video walk-through – a 2-bedroom, 2-bath at the new Gateway West Loop

Gateway West Loop

The new Gateway West Loop apartment tower is directly adjacent to Mariano’s Fresh Market and around the corner from Whole Foods. Tons of restaurants, bars and shops are within a short walk. Join Peter from Gateway’s leasing team for a walk through a “08” tier 2-bedroom, 2-bath in the above ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 7, 2016
Far north suburbsVernon Hills

Stylish new Vernon Hills townhomes in the Stevenson High School District

Lexington Row

Lexington Row at Port Clinton Place is a home buyer’s trifecta: a stylish new townhome in Vernon Hills built by Lexington Homes in the Stevenson High School District. Lexington Homes has a decades-long reputation as an award-winning, innovative builder. The highly-rated Stevenson High School is nationally known for the excellence ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 5, 2016

Going Biblical on Live Here Chicago

Live Here Chicago Craigslist ad

“…one who is dishonest in a very little is also dishonest in much.” That’s a first for YoChicago – a quote from the Bible, Luke 16. The quote perfectly sums up my take on Live Here Chicago, one of the rental services on our do-not-call list. The firm and its ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 5, 2016
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A visual tour of a luxury Streeterville 2-bedroom at North Water

North Water

The new luxury apartments at North Water begin above the Loews Hotel. Continue reading for an in-depth look at a northeast corner 2-bedroom, 2-bath. The apartment has a spacious, open-plan living area with hardwood floors and two walls of floor-to-ceiling windows. The kitchen has high-end appliances, including a gas range, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 4, 2016
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The South Loop’s most lavish apartment tower opens February 15

1000 South Clark

The wait for the South Loop’s newest and most lavish apartment tower is over. The first residents will move into 1000 South Clark on February 15. The community offers a broad selection of apartment layouts, ranging from attractively priced studios that start at $1,630 a month to 3-bedroom, 3-bath penthouses ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 4, 2016