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Walk-to-train apartments near downtown Park Ridge

2 S Greenwood, Park Ridge

2 South Greenwood is a beautiful, grand courtyard building with 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments a short walk from downtown Park Ridge and the Metra station. The apartments have been totally renovated and feature spacious rooms, hardwood floors, kitchens with cherry cabinets and granite countertops, in-unit washer / dryers and large marble baths. All of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 21, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

634 – 42 West Cornelia apartments, Lakeview East

634-42 W Cornelia

634-42 West Cornelia is a 48-unit, 3-story vintage courtyard walk-up in the Lakeview East neighborhood. The building, which dates to 1919, has a large, south-facing, landscaped courtyard. The apartments 634-42 West Cornelia has 1-bedroom apartments. In mid-May of 2014 rents for available apartments ranged from $1,285 to $1,325. Floor plans are available online. Apartments have ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 21, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

632 – 42 West Addison apartments, Lakeview East

632 W Addison

632-42 West Addison is a 3-story vintage courtyard walk-up in a keystone Lakeview East location steps from Wrigleyville and Boystown. The building, which dates to 1925, has a large, south-facing, landscaped gated courtyard. The apartments 632-42 West Addison has a mix of studio, 1- and 2-bedroom apartments. In mid-May of 2014 studios were fully rented. ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas 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
DealsChicagoNorth Side

Rental deal of the day, a Lakeview East one-bedroom

632 Addison

Many of Chicago’s vintage courtyards have great bones — and sagging skin. They’re sorely in need of a modern update. The beautiful vintage court at 632-42 W Addison in Lakeview East has had a skin transplant to bring it up to par with the amenities that tenants expect — hardwood floors, newer kitchens and baths, ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on July 26, 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
ChicagoNorth Side

A classic Beaux Arts courtyard on a great Lakeview East block

2828 N Pine Grove Chicago

2828 North Pine Grove has an impressive Beaux Arts façade reflecting its 1920s vintage, but everything inside the building is new. The Lakeview East building has a full fitness room and a large, bright laundry room just off the welcoming lobby. Renovated studio, 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments have hardwood floors, and new kitchens and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 11, 2012
ChicagoNorth Side

Talking about the much-maligned four-plus-one

450 W Melrose Chicago video

The four-plus-one or 4+1 is the Chicago building type that everyone loves to hate – everyone, that is, except for the many renters who choose to move into one. For those of you unfamiliar with the genre, the Chicago four-plus-one takes its name from the four residential floors above a single floor that houses a ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on April 26, 2012
ChicagoNorth Side

A lush urban getaway at 430 W Diversey, Lincoln Park

430 W Diversey, Chicago

The classic vintage façade of 430 W Diversey Pkwy hides a true surprise – a lush rear courtyard with fountains, statuary, warm brick walls and lush greenery overlooked by private back porches. Planned Property Management‘s Dan McDonough tours me through two of the one-of-a-kind units in this sponsored video. Planned Property is the sponsor of ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 24, 2011