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Alta Roosevelt is a 496-unit, 33-story rental high-rise at 801 S Financial Pl in the South Loop.
First occupancies began in late-November, 2017. The leasing office is open on-site.
Alta Roosevelt offers a mix of studio, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, 2-bath and 3-bedroom, 2-bath apartments.
The apartments are larger than you’ll find in some other new buildings. Studios range in size from 466 to 616 square feet, 1-bedrooms from 609 to 847 square feet, and 2-bedroom, 2-baths from 1,130 to 1,305 square feet. Penthouse-level 3-bedroom, 2-baths span 1,437 to 1,476 square feet.
Floor plans and near real-time rent and availability info are online.
The apartments feature expansive windows with roller blinds, plank flooring throughout, custom closets, in-unit washer / dryers, Nest thermostats and keyless Bluetooth smartphone entry. Gigabit internet service is available.
Kitchens have quartz countertops, duotone cabinets with high-gloss uppers, tile backsplashes, under-cabinet LED lighting, Grohe fixtures and a stainless-steel Whirlpool appliance package that includes a gas range, dishwasher, built-in microwave and side-by-side refrigerator / freezer.
Corner 1- and 2-bedroom apartments have balconies.
Views. Since there are no high-rise buildings within a block of the building, Alta Roosevelt has good views of the Loop and South Loop skylines.
Amenities, services, policies
Alta Roosevelt has the most extensive amenities in the South Loop.
A Dollop Coffee outlet will serve coffee and house-made sandwiches in the lobby.
Amenities are located on the fourth floor and include a large outdoor pool deck with private cabanas, a fire pit, gas grills and a whirlpool. The large outdoor lawn area has a bocce court.
Alta Roosevelt has a club lounge and a demonstration kitchen.
A well-equipped fitness center has a separate yoga and flux studio.
There’s an entertainment space with a multi-screen theater.
A co-working hub has smart conference rooms. High-speed Wi-Fi is available throughout the common areas.
Alta Roosevelt is pet-friendly, subject to limits, and has two outdoor pet parks and an interior “pet spa.” The on-site garage has 348 parking spaces.
Alta Roosevelt has on-site management, maintenance and leasing staff, and 24/7 door staff.
Alta Roosevelt is one of the closer-to-the-Loop buildings in the South Loop. It has good proximity to the Willis Tower, the Chicago Stock Exchange, the Board of Trade and other financial trading institutions in the Loop.
Alta Roosevelt is just west of the Printers Row neighborhood, and within walking distance of a number of local colleges and universities.
Shopping. Alta Roosevelt has decent access to grocery stores.
The nearest major grocery is Target at Clark and Roosevelt.
The most convenient retail cluster for Alta Roosevelt residents will be the Shops at Roosevelt Collection, a few blocks southeast.
There’s a large and growing cluster of big-box shops just west of the river along Roosevelt Rd, and State Street shops are easily accessible.
There are a number of friendly, neighborhood-oriented spots near Alta Roosevelt.
Umai, a Japanese restaurant, is a short walk east on Polk St. Other nearby Printers Row venues that merit a visit include Flaco’s Tacos, Hackney’s, Kasey’s Tavern, which bills itself as “Chicago’s second oldest tavern”, and Bar Louie.
Jazz Showcase serves up live music seven nights a week and at a Sunday matinee at Dearborn Station, a short stroll east of Alta Roosevelt.
Parks, recreation. Alta Roosevelt has limited access to public parks and outdoor recreational opportunities. That said, Grant Park and Millennium Park are within walking distance.
Transportation. Public transportation from the location is good.
Metra’s LaSalle Street Station, a block north of the building, provides access to Chicago’s south side and southern suburbs.
The nearest CTA train stops are a Blue Line station at LaSalle and Congress and a Red Line Stop at Harrison, both a 7-minute walk from Alta Roosevelt. Other nearby stops are at LaSalle and Van Buren and Quincy and Wells, each a 10-minute walk from the building.
A wide variety of CTA bus routes criss-cross the area, with stops within a few blocks of the building.
You’ll find additional options at YoChicago’s comprehensive South Loop apartment guide.
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