Some of Chicago’s top-tier high-rise apartment communities shower their residents with a variety of perks throughout the year. The goodies often come as a surprise to first-time renters and renters who’ve become accustomed to more stereotypical landlords.
Last Wednesday, Halloween, residents of Astoria Tower in the South Loop were greeted with a breakfast buffet as they rushed off to work and to school. The treats included coffee, bagels and muffins from the Corner Bakery, fresh fruit, cookies, juices and a variety of whole grain, fiber and fruit bars.
Astoria Tower’s condo-quality finishes include hardwood floors, kitchens with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops, floor-to-ceiling windows, spacious closets, and washers and dryers. Community amenities include an indoor pool, fully-equipped fitness center, 24-hour concierge, business center, spa and rooftop patios with spectacular lake and city views.
Astoria Tower, 8 E 9th St, offers convertible studios, 1-bedrooms, 1-bedroom plus den 2-bath, 2-bedroom, 2-bath and 2-bedroom, 2 ½ bath penthouse units. Astoria Tower’s website has an online availability and price check.