Eleven40 is a 26-story, 320-unit apartment tower under construction at 1140 S Wabash in the South Loop. The development includes street-level retail and 141 parking spaces. First occupancy is slated for the spring of 2018.
Eleven40 offers 160 studios, 80 one-bedrooms and 80 two-bedroom, two-bath apartments, with floor plans ranging in size from 389 to 1,027 square feet.
According to a news release, apartments will feature high-end kitchens with contemporary cabinetry, quartz countertops with glass tile backsplash and stainless-steel appliances. The apartments will have floor-to-ceiling windows and in-unit washer / dryers.
Floor plans and rent amounts are not yet available.
Views. Eleven40 has relatively unobstructed views in most directions.
North- and west-facing units will have skyline, cityscape and sunset views.
Amenities, services, policies
Eleven40 will boast more than 22,000 square feet of amenity space.
The rooftop deck will have multiple landscaped terraces, seating areas, and an outdoor pool and spa.
The building’s fifth floor will house a fitness center and yoga studio, a business center, “meeting pods,” an entertainment suite, media and gaming rooms, a pet grooming station and an outdoor dog run.
Eleven40 will have on-site leasing, management and maintenance staff and 24/7 door staff. The building is pet-friendly, subject to limits.
Eleven40 has a convenient location a few doors north of Roosevelt Road.
The location affords residents quick access to the Museum Campus, the Loop, Soldier Field and McCormick Place.
Shopping. Residents at Eleven40 have convenient access to grocery shopping.
Target and Whole Foods are a bit further west along Roosevelt Rd, and there is a Mariano’s on Clark St. There are also several convenience stores in the immediate area. There are full-service pharmacies in the Jewel and Target, and a Walgreens is a short block west on Roosevelt Rd.
The South Loop has long had a rap as being under-retailed, but that’s changing as the Shops at Roosevelt Collection rapidly fills its space.
There are scores of dining and nightlife options within a few blocks’ walk of Eleven40, and the number is growing.
Blues lovers can head a few blocks north to Buddy Guy’s Legends.
We haven’t ventured more than a few blocks from Eleven40 – and we haven’t listed everything that’s nearby. You’ll find a wide variety of dining and nightlife options in the immediate neighborhood.
Parks, recreation. Grant Park, “Chicago’s front yard,” is a short block east of Eleven40.
Spanning nearly half a square mile, the 319-acre park accommodates a wide range of active recreational pursuits and spots for quiet contemplation.
Millennium Park, at the North end of Grant Park, is one of the most exciting and architecturally interesting public spaces in the country. Eleven40 residents will pass the Art Institute on the way to Millennium Park.
Northerly Island beach is a short bike ride from Eleven40.
Transportation. Public transportation from the location is excellent.
The CTA’s Roosevelt Road station has Red, Green and Orange Line stops for easy access to north, south and west side locations and to Midway Airport.
A wide variety of CTA bus routes criss-cross the area, with stops near the building.
Rentals are typically available in a number of nearby condo buildings, sometimes at lower rents than in the managed apartment buildings. The trade-off is that the condo buildings typically offer fewer amenities and a lower-level of finishes.
You’ll find additional options at YoChicago’s comprehensive South Loop apartment guide.