Tag: Alta at K Station

Where are Chicago’s best singles apartments?

Where are Chicago’s best singles apartments?

If you time-travel back to the 70s and look for an apartment you'll be bombarded by come-ons to live where there's a "swinging singles scene." One ...
Why Kristina chose K2, Chicago’s newest apartments

Why Kristina chose K2, Chicago’s newest apartments

Meet Kristina, the first resident at the new K2 luxury apartment high-rise in the Fulton River District. When her lease expired, Kristina chose ...
SoNo East apartments sold, River North Park still on the market

SoNo East apartments sold, River North Park still on the market

Yesterday's Chicago Real Estate Daily reported the sale of the 324-unit SoNo East, 840 W Blackhawk, at an undisclosed price estimated to be betwee ...
Fifield closes on Alta, shifts attention to K2

Fifield closes on Alta, shifts attention to K2

From a recent news release: Chicago-based Fifield Companies and its joint-venture partner, Pacific Life Insurance Co. of Newport Beach, Calif., ...
Alta at K Station sold to Canadian investor

Alta at K Station sold to Canadian investor

Morguard Corp. has announced that it has agreed to purchase Alta at K Station from Fifield Companies and its joint-venture partner in a transactio ...
Rent an unavailable apartment from an unlicensed agent

Rent an unavailable apartment from an unlicensed agent

This Craigslist ad is a classic of the Chicago apartment rental service genre, illustrating several of the time-wasting traps that anyone foolish ...
Alta at K Station focuses holiday giving on children

Alta at K Station focuses holiday giving on children

Chicago's real estate brokers and developers have a long, proud tradition of charitable giving throughout the year, and they typically step up the ...
Alta at K Station extends free month’s rent offer

Alta at K Station extends free month’s rent offer

A tipster informs us that Alta at K Station, which had offered a free month's rent on 20 units, has extended the offer through the end of this wee ...
Alta strikes Gold with LEED certification

Alta strikes Gold with LEED certification

Hey, EnV -- Alta at K Station will see your basic LEED status and raise you a Gold. With 848 apartments spread over two towers, Fifield's apartment ...

Quote of the day: Giving it away at 200 Squared

"To get people in, they've needed to give away the store." - Fifield Companies President Steven Fifield, giving his take on a competitor's attempt ...
Pups on parade

Pups on parade

Over the weekend Joe Z. posted some pics from a Halloween dog parade outside Alta at K Station in the Fulton River District. In case you missed the ...
Life in the Fulton River District – things to do and places to go near Alta at K Station

Life in the Fulton River District – things to do and places to go near Alta at K Station

As we checked out the views to the west from a balcony at Alta at K Station's western high-rise, I asked Alta Leasing Consultant Matt Hawkins and K2 ...
Lounges, courts, and theaters: More amenities at Alta at K Station's K2 floor

Lounges, courts, and theaters: More amenities at Alta at K Station's K2 floor

Part 2 of my Alta at K Station video tour features more of the spaces open to Alta residents on the development's K2 amenities floor: a party room w ...
Alta's K2: A full floor of amenities

Alta's K2: A full floor of amenities

Bridging the two towers of the new Alta at K Station, 555 W Kinzie St, is a seven-story parking deck topped by a large sundeck and a full floor of a ...
City views from Alta's spacious pool deck

City views from Alta's spacious pool deck

It's not swimming weather yet, but the outdoor lounge that tops Alta at K Station's parking deck will be ready for action once the temperature rises ...
Promos aplenty at Alta at K Station

Promos aplenty at Alta at K Station

Hang tight, dear readers -- I'm still working with the people at K Station to put together a walk-through of Alta's western tower at Kinzie and Jeff ...
Move-ins begin at Alta at K Station

Move-ins begin at Alta at K Station

Renters have started moving into the western tower at Alta at K Station, located at 365 N Jefferson St in the Fulton River District. According to L ...
Floor plan focus: The corner one-bedroom

Floor plan focus: The corner one-bedroom

Looking for a one-bedroom apartment with a view? Here are some examples of corner units located in apartment high-rises opening this year. 215 West, ...
Web presence: Alta at K Station site updated with prices, floor plans, and more

Web presence: Alta at K Station site updated with prices, floor plans, and more

The not-quite-twin towers of Alta at K Station at 555 W Kinzie St will have added well over 800 new apartments to the Fulton River District's invent ...
Construction checkup: Alta at K Station

Construction checkup: Alta at K Station

Fulton River District's newest rental high-rise development, K Station's Alta at K Station, 555 W Kinzie St, looks to be at a turning point in const ...
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