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The awesome view from Wolf Point West

Wolf Point West

McHugh Construction was pouring concrete on the 43rd floor at the time of my visit to Wolf Point West late yesterday morning. The building will top out next month at 48 stories and begin occupancy later this year. I rode the construction elevator to the 36th floor and wandered around, ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 23, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New West Loop apartments with unbeatable expressway access

Gateway West Loop

If your work takes you around Chicagoland by car and you want to live downtown, you just can’t beat the location of the new Gateway West Loop apartments nearing completion at 11 S Green St. The north and southbound I-90/94 on and off ramps at Madison St are a block ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 22, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rent a new Streeterville penthouse with fabulous lake views

Unit 4901 North Water

Two walls of floor-to-ceiling windows exert a magnetic pull the second you step into the large living / dining area in penthouse 4901 at North Water in Streeterville. You’re drawn toward the windows. The views of the lake over Navy Pier are fabulous. The home is an ideal spot from ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 22, 2015

A safe-bet start for your luxury Chicago apartment search

K2

If you’re relocating to a luxury apartment in Chicago and unsure of where you want to live, leasing professionals at properties managed by major companies can prove a surprising source of helpful advice. The Greystar leasing professionals at K2 in the Fulton River District, LUXE and JeffJack in the West ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 21, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New City apartments are near old city attractions

New City

Residents at the new New City apartments will have great new dining, shopping and entertainment options on-site in the New City mega-development. New City’s attractions will include an 82,000 square foot Mariano’s, ArcLight Cinemas, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Kings Bowl America, Z Gallerie, Yard House, Adobe Gila’s,Earl’s Kitchen and Good Stuff ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 21, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rent a rarely available studio at 1225 Old Town

1225 Old Town

The popular 1225 Old Town has floor plans and near real-time rent and availability info at its website for studio to 3-bedroom apartments. Tap into that information and you’ll see that the building has only a few apartments available. An alcove studio is ready for occupancy for $1,966 a month. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 21, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The West Loop’s Circa 922 adds a dog run

Circa 922

On sunny days residents at Circa 922, a new, full-amenity, smoke-free community, can tune up their tan on the pool deck or the rooftop sundeck. Circa 922 has everything you’ve been looking for: loft and modern apartments, high ceilings, great views, upscale finishes, private balconies, in-unit washer / dryers and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 21, 2015
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Live rent-free at K2 in the Fulton River District

K2 view

Move into K2, the new luxury apartment community in the Fulton River District, before the end of the month and you’ll live rent free until then. K2′s keystone location is surrounded by some of Chicago’s best dining and grocery options. The Randolph Street, West Loop and Greektown dining corridors are ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 21, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Watch the Pride Parade from your Halsted Flats balcony

Pride Parade

Lakeview’s only full-amenity rental high-rise, the new Halsted Flats, has two 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartments available for mid-June occupancy, renting for $2,974 and $3,602. Both apartments have the split-bedroom layout popular with roommates and both have balconies with a great view of Chicago’s 46th annual Pride Parade. All apartments have wood-look ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 21, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Celebrate Memorial Day with a new Loop luxury apartment

OneEleven

The leasing office at OneEleven, a new luxury apartment tower fronting the Chicago River, will be open this weekend: from 10 to 5 on Saturday, noon to 5 on Sunday, and from 10 to 4 pm on Monday, Memorial Day. OneEleven has special Memorial Day pricing and is waiving its ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 20, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

How to miss out on great Lakeview apartments

Aerial of Lakeview

If you want to be absolutely certain that you don’t get to see many of the best apartments in Lakeview, contact an apartment rental service a/k/a locator a/k/a finder. Many desirable Lakeview properties don’t pay rental services a commission. Rental services won’t take you to those properties, and may even ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 20, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The must-see makeover at west77 apartments in River North

west77

A stellar River North location is reason enough to put west77 on your apartment hunt short-list. Whole Foods is a half-block away and great restaurants, abundant night life, Michigan Avenue shops, and the Red Line stop at Chicago Ave are all within a short walk. A visit to the new ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 20, 2015
ChicagoFar North

Rents start at $1,095 at Rogers Park’s newest apartments

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One of the most vibrant and convenient parts of the sprawling Rogers Park neighborhood is near the intersection of Pratt Blvd and Sheridan Rd, just north of the Loyola University campus. The area has a selection of bars, restaurants, shops and theaters that commands attention from renters looking for a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 20, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Own a new condo for less than rent on a great South Loop block

1345 S Wabash

Do the math and you’ll have reverse sticker shock at how much lower your monthly costs will be when you own a new condo in the South Loop instead of renting. 1345 Wabash is ready for occupancy and has an on-site sales office and four furnished models open for viewing. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 20, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Large corner one-bedrooms in the Fulton River District

Echelon at K Station

Echelon is a full-amenity, pet-friendly, high-service, boutique luxury apartment tower in the hot Fulton River District. Echelon currently has a variety of one-bedroom apartments available, renting from $1,936 a month. The largest plan, the 05 tier, spans 832 square feet. Rents for available 05 units range from $2,080 to $2,409 ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 20, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rent on the Gold Coast’s Main Street

850 N State

State Street is one of Chicago’s iconic thoroughfares. More than 50 years ago the lyrics of a Frank Sinatra song summed up the magic of living on State Street: On State Street that great street I just want to say They do things that they don’t do on Broadway They ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 20, 2015
North suburbsMorton Grove

Last chance to own at Lexington Station in Morton Grove

Lexington Station

Lexington Homes has a 3-bedroom, 2 1/2 bath, 1,913 square foot townhome priced at $379,103 available for quick occupancy at its nearly sold-out Lexington Station community in Morton Grove. Features include hardwood floors throughout the entire home, an oak staircase, granite kitchen counters with General Electric stainless steel appliances, 42-inch ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 20, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Newly-renovated Lakeview studios from $855 a month

3838 Broadway

You can stop wondering whether you can afford to live in Lakeview. The recent renovation of 3838 North Broadway has made it possible for renters to live in an all-new apartment in a prime Lakeview location at an affordable rent. The stylish new studio apartments at 3838 North Broadway rent ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 20, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

River North apartments steps from Ward Park

Parc Huron

Residents at Parc Huron, 469 W Huron, have a luxury that’s scarce in River North: a park across the street. Montgomery Ward Park is a lush green space that slops down to a promenade along the Chicago River. The playground is a popular gathering spot for local kids and parents. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 19, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

E2 Apartments Designer Showcase draws a crowd to Evanston

E2 deck view

To celebrate the grand opening of E2, a 356-unit luxury apartment community in downtown Evanston, co-developers Fifield Companies and Carroll Properties recently hosted a Designer Showcase May 5 – 7, featuring seven local designers. The event featured nine decorated model apartments from designers Morgante Wilson Architects, Mitchell Gold + Bob ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 19, 2015