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BJB Evanston

Winnetka offices for the North Shore professional

874 Green Bay Winnetka

874 Green Bay Rd offers smaller office spaces completely renovated with the North Shore professional in mind. The building has a classic Tudor exterior and an all-new interior with shared kitchens, two baths per floor and a lobby waiting area. The bright, airy spaces have windows that open, air-conditioning and individual climate controls. 874 Green ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 22, 2014
North ShoreEvanston

Newly-remodeled apartments in a convenient Evanston location

941 Chicago Evanston

941 Chicago offers studio, 1- and 2-bedroom apartments a block from the Chicago / Main CTA and Metra stations. The apartments have been totally renovated and feature hardwood floors, all new kitchens and baths, and very functional layouts. The location is within a short walk of major grocery stores, restaurants and bars, and parks and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 19, 2014

Stylishly renovated Park Ridge apartments

2 S Greenwood, Park Ridge

Those among you – and we know your number is legion – who consider donuts and pizza two of the essential food groups might have an interest in the apartments at 2 S Greenwood in Park Ridge. Dunkin Donuts and Carmine’s Pizza are directly across the street. The courtyard building has stylishly renovated, spacious apartments ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 13, 2013
North ShoreWinnetka

Renovated office space in Winnetka

874 Green Bay Winnetka

My itinerary last Friday and Saturday started in Winnetka and moved on to Evanston, Park Ridge, the city and Highland Park. BJB Evanston, one of our sponsors, has a renovated retail / office building at 874 Green Bay Rd in Winnetka, at the intersection of Tower Rd and Green Bay. The building is in the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on August 12, 2013
North ShoreEvanston

Sunny, spacious apartments in a convenient Evanston location

618 Hinman Evanston

The one- and two-bedroom apartments at 618 Hinman Ave boast hardwood floors, spacious rooms, built-ins, updated kitchens and baths and a gracious floor plan. The building has a laundry room, a fitness room and a huge back yard for outdoor relaxation and recreation. 618 Hinman Ave has easy access to the South Blvd CTA station ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 10, 2013
North ShoreEvanston

A handsome Evanston courtyard close to downtown, campus, lake

1509 Hinman

The handsome vintage courtyard at 1509 Hinman Ave has an enviable Evanston location. It’s a few short blocks from the lake and Northwestern campus, a block from Whole Foods and a variety of restaurants and shops, and a leisurely stroll from downtown. One- and two-bedroom apartments are available, with hardwood floors, spacious rooms and updated ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 7, 2013
North ShoreEvanston

Spacious Evanston apartments near the Purple Line

618 Hinman Evanston

The one- and two-bedroom vintage apartments at 618 Hinman in Evanston have been renovated but retain many of their original vintage touches, including hardwood floors, large sun rooms, decorative fireplaces and complex crown and baseboard moldings. The floor plans are unusually spacious, and individual rooms are large enough to accommodate a number of different functions. ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 15, 2013
North ShoreEvanston

Video tours of eight remodeled Evanston apartment buildings

860 Hinman video

BJB Evanston, one of our sponsors, owns and manages a dozen vintage and contemporary apartment buildings in a variety of strong Evanston neighborhoods. Studio to 3-bedroom units in the buildings have been updated with hardwood floors and new kitchens and baths. Earlier this year we shot video at eight of those buildings. Each of the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 18, 2012
North ShoreEvanston

Tour eight updated Evanston apartment buildings in 14 minutes

Evanston apartments video

Wouldn’t it be great if every apartment building had a video tour that gave you a good look at the apartments and their location? Video gives you the time to see more apartments, learn about their surroundings, and home in on the places that seem the best fit. BJB Evanston has published informative tours of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 20, 2012
North ShoreEvanston

Contemporary Evanston apartments in the heart of downtown

1575 Oak Evanston

1575 Oak offers studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments in a contemporary 8-story building with outdoor and garage parking. Apartments feature large new kitchens, baths and hardwood floors, and wall-to-wall windows with sweeping views of downtown Evanston, which is steps away. 1575 Oak is a 3-minute walk from the Davis Street Metra and CTA El stops. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 5, 2012
North ShoreEvanston

An Evanston vintage mid-rise in a close-to-everything location

860 Hinman, Evanston

The renovated vintage midrise at 860 Hinman is home to two of Evanston’s favorites – the Brothers K coffee house and the Lucky Platter restaurant. Along Main Street and around the corner on Chicago Ave residents find a good selection of one-of-a-kind shops and restaurants, together with Starbucks and Whole Foods. CTA and Metra stops ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 30, 2012
ChicagoNorth Side

Why Katie likes living in Lake View

2850 North Sheridan video

Last week I shot video at 16 different rental properties in Evanston, Lake View and Rogers Park with BJB Evanston and BJB Properties. Whenever I’m shooting video at a property I like to talk to the residents about their experience living there. Most are reluctant to go on camera on an impromptu basis, but some ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 15, 2012
North ShoreEvanston

A panoramic view of downtown Evanston

View of downtown Evanston

I spent several hours earlier today touring vintage and modern apartments and shooting video with the folks from BJB Evanston. The off-and-on sprinkles and constant cloud cover didn’t make for an optimal day for view shots, but I couldn’t resist pausing for this look at downtown Evanston from 1575 Oak Ave. Click the image for ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 7, 2012