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Dramatic lake views from Streeterville one-bedroom apartments

Streeter Place view

The 846 square foot I-tier one-bedrooms at Streeter Place are more spacious than many Streeterville one-bedrooms, and they’re one of the building’s most popular plans. Floor-to-ceiling windows and dramatic views over a neighboring park toward the lake make these apartment homes feel even larger. Several apartments in this tier are available for both immediate and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 31, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Enjoy the walk to work from K2 Apartments

View from K2

K2, the new apartment tower in the Fulton River District, has a gateway location close to River North, River West, the Loop and the West Loop. The location affords K2 residents the convenience of a 15-minute walk to-work at office towers in the West Loop, the west edge of the Loop and the Groupon, Dyson ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 31, 2014
DealsChicagoNorth Side

Lakeview’s Halsted Flats nears full occupancy, offers free rent

Halsted Flats view

If you’ve been hoping to rent a convertible or 1-bedroom at Lakeview‘s new Halsted Flats you’ll have to hope for turnover next spring. All of the convertible and 1-bedroom apartments have been rented. The good news is that Halsted Flats still has a 3-bedroom, 3-bath apartment and a selection of 2-bedroom, 2-baths available for immediate ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 31, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New West Loop apartments with a great neighborhood vibe

Circa 922 aerial

The Wall Street Journal recently caught up with what’s common knowledge in Chicago: the West Loop is hot. The Journal article focuses on luxury condo development, but the bigger story is the pace of new rental apartment construction in the area. Developers have flocked to the West Loop, recognizing its appeal to renters who want ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 31, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rent a South Loop two-bedroom with two balconies

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Renters with a roommate have a strong preference for two-bedroom, two-bath apartments that have the bedrooms separated from each other for privacy. Astoria Tower, a luxury South Loop high-rise, has a variety of split-bedroom two-bedroom floor plans available, but one comes with an unusual bonus. Each of the bedrooms in the building’s 03 tier has ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 30, 2014
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Book an apartment appointment online and save

1120 North LaSalle

Planned Property owns and manages more than 3,000 apartments in prime Gold Coast, Lincoln Park and Lakeview East locations. The company is currently offering up to a $300 discount on their first month’s rent to people who book an appointment online. If you’re looking to rent in the Gold Coast, Planned Property currently has openings ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 30, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

1000 South Clark apartments, 1000 S Clark St, South Loop

1000 S Clark St

1000 South Clark is 469-unit, 29-story apartment tower under construction in the South Loop. First occupancies at 1000 South Clark are targeted for late in 2015. JDL Development is the developer and Hartshorne Plunkard is the architecture firm. The general contractor is Lend Lease. The apartments Details of the building’s unit mix and apartment finishes ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 29, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Halsted Flats apartments, 3740 N Halsted St, Lakeview

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats is a 15-story, 269-unit luxury apartment tower at 3740 N Halsted St in Chicago’s Lake View / Wrigleyville / Boystown neighborhood. The building has nearly 11,000 square feet of ground-level retail space and a 3-level parking garage with 276 spaces. Halsted Flats is the first new full-amenity rental building in Lakeview in the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 29, 2014
News & trendsMarket conditions

Available MLS-listed North Lakefront rentals on the rise

Kardas, Aqua

There were 946 homes, apartments and condos listed for rent in the local MLS yesterday in the six North Lakefront Zip Codes that we track: 60614, 60657, 60613, 60640, 60660 and 60626. That’s the largest number we’ve seen since we began tracking in January of 2012, when there 558 listings. Listings increased in all of ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 28, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Superior Park apartments, 720 N LaSalle St, River North

720 LaSalle rendering

Superior Park (perhaps not its final name), is a 35-story, 298-unit apartment tower slated for development at the corners of LaSalle, Superior and Wells streets. The building will have commercial space on the ground floor, 109 on-site garage spaces, and a small park fronting Wells St. Magellan Development and Mac Management are the developers and ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 28, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Circa 922 apartments, 922 W Washington St, West Loop

Circa 922, rendering

Circa 922 is an 11-story, 104 unit apartment building nearing completion in the West Loop. The building is an expansion of 123 North Sangamon, the existing loft building immediately to the north. When completed in early 2015, the development will have a total of 149 units and 130 parking spaces. 123 Sangamon Venture Partners LLC ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 27, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Gateway Apartments, 11 S Green St, West Loop

Gateway apartments

Gateway is a 17-story, 167-unit apartment tower with 95 parking spaces that’s under construction at 11 S Green St in Chicago’s West Loop. Earlier plans for the site, which included a hotel, encountered stiff neighborhood opposition. Lennar Multifamily is the project’s developer. Antunovich Associates is the architecture firm and Walsh Construction is the general contractor. ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 27, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

K2 Apartments has a walk-to-work location

View from K2

The new K2 Apartments, 365 N Halsted St in Chicago’s Fulton River District, has a keystone location that affords walk-to access to the city’s hottest neighborhoods and office buildings. The West Loop, Fulton River District, River North and River West are seeing explosive development surges, with a raft of new restaurants, retail, office, nightlife and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 24, 2014
DealsChicagoNorth Side

Today’s deal – up to 3 months free rent in Lakeview

Halsted Flats model

The convertible and 1-bedrooms at Halsted Flats are fully rented, but the new Lakeview high-rise still has a selection of first-occupancy two-bedroom, two-bath apartments available. The apartments have plank flooring in living areas, floor-to-ceiling windows, private balconies, some with skyline views, and the split-bedroom layout that’s popular with roommates and people who work from home. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 24, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Streeter Place hosts its first doggie dip

Streeter Place

If you’ve ever tried to coax your longtime companion into a swimming pool for the first time you’ll understand the wisdom of an oft-repeated saying: “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks.” To paraphrase another venerable phrase, “you can lead a dog to water, but you can’t make him swim.” The best course of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 24, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A first look inside the West Loop’s new Circa 922

Circa 922

Construction at Circa 922, the new 11-story, 104-unit apartment community in the West Loop, is on track for mid-January occupancies. Renters can also take advantage of the building’s staged delivery schedule to sign a lease now and lock in a move-in date as late as April, 2015. Circa 922 is currently offering hardhat tours of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 23, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Stylish Old Town Triangle studios near $1,000 a month

1940 N Lincoln

1940 North Lincoln is a 7-story, all-studio vintage building in the Old Town Triangle neighborhood in Lincoln Park. It was built in the 1920s and the apartments have recently undergone a stylish renovation. The apartments have wood-look floors and new kitchens and baths in a variety of finishes. Currently available studios rent for $980 to ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 22, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Value-priced Streeterville studios close to Northwestern, Lurie hospitals

Streeterville

Streeter Place, a full-amenity luxury tower at 355 E Ohio St in Streeterville, currently has value-priced studios available for immediate, November and December occupancy. With 576 square feet of living space the Plan B studio works well as a starter home or an in-town apartment for a busy doctor or professional. The 14th through 38th ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 22, 2014
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Today’s South Loop apartment deals

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Two full-amenity South Loop high-rises are offering “Look and lease” deals to renters who lease within 24 hours of their first visit. Featured apartments at The LEX, 2138 S Indiana, include a one-bedroom in the loft portion of the building for $1,522 a month and a two-bedroom, two-bath in the tower portion for $2,263. The ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 21, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Block Thirty Seven apartments, 25 W Randolph St, Loop

Block 37 apartments

Block 37, bordered by State, Dearborn, Randolph and Washington streets, is one of the original 58 Chicago blocks plotted in 1830. Block Thirty Seven is a mixed-use development on the site that includes a 275,000 square foot multi-level indoor mall, an office tower and a 34-story, 674-unit apartment tower that began construction atop the north ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 21, 2014