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ChicagoNorthwest Side

Large new luxury condos at Residence on the Park

Noah Properties sign

The latest from Noah Properties, Chicago’s hottest-selling builder, is Residence on the Park at 2808 – 14 W North Ave. Residence on the Park is two 8-unit buildings, each with two duplex 5-bedroom, 3 ½ bath homes and six 2-bedroom, 2 ½ bath homes. The homes are unusually large, ranging in size from just over ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 9, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Open house – A super-sized Lincoln Park 4-bedroom, 3-bath

2442 N Southport

Unit 1N at 2442 N Southport is a duplex condo that’s full of surprises. The home is surprisingly wide, has an unusual level of detailing, unexpectedly expansive rooms, high ceilings and a large outdoor deck. Another surprise: 4-car parking, including two garage spaces. The 4-bedroom, 3-bath home spans 3,400 square feet of luxurious space. It’s ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 12, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A bright and spacious East Village duplex

931 N Wolcott

The 3-bedroom, 2 ½ bath duplex at 931 N Wolcott is bright and spacious, with high ceilings, newer appliances, and an open-plan kitchen with great cabinet and counter space and an island. The home has private outdoor space and garage parking, and has just been listed for sale at $539,000. The location is a short ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 2, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A 2-bedroom Lincoln Park duplex priced under $350K

1637 Wrightwood

The 2-bedroom, 2-bath duplex at 1637 W Wrightwood has all the features that buyers are seeking, a great location steps from Wrightwood Park, and a great under-$350K price. The home opens into a 20-foot high foyer that leads up to a spacious living / dining area and down to a large family room with a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 9, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

A Bucktown duplex-up from hot-selling RD Precision

1821 Armitage

The top-floor duplex-up at 1821 W Armitage in Bucktown boasts the sizzle and sex-appeal that have made RD Precision one of the city’s hottest-selling developers. The home has outdoor decks off the open-plan kitchen / family room and master bedroom in addition to a large rooftop deck with great city views. The home has 3 ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 4, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

A very special duplex loft on a quiet Lakeview street

1318 W George

1318 W George is a former warehouse renovated into a boutique loft condominium with seven distinctly different homes open from a second-floor courtyard. Unit 2B has a soaring living area that’s ideal for entertaining. The up-to-date kitchen has a large island and stainless steel appliances. The home has a large master suite, a second-level bedroom, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 21, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A River West 3-bedroom with great outdoor space

854 W Erie

The 3-bedroom, 2 ½ bath duplex at 854 W Erie is ideal for entertaining. The home has an open floor plan with an island kitchen that opens to a soaring two-story living / dining area overlooked from a loft with a wet bar. Large terraces open from the living area, the loft and the master ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 27, 2014
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rental deal of the day – a 2-bedroom Gold Coast duplex

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A two-story apartment – a duplex – offers great separation between living and sleeping areas. That’s a real benefit for roommates or couples who work different schedules. A 2-bedroom, 2-bath end-unit duplex is currently available for rent at 1133 North Dearborn, a full-amenity Gold Coast building with a pool, fitness room and 24/7 door staff. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 24, 2014

A Wicker Park duplex in a close-to-everything location

2124 W Evergreen

The 2-bedroom, 2 ½ bath duplex condo at 2124 W Evergreen is in a close-to-everything Wicker Park location. It’s just north of the terrific restaurant and boutique scene along Division Street and close to all of the action in Bucktown. The home has an open floor plan with large living spaces that flood with light. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 29, 2013
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

West Loop duplex loft offers skyline views

817 W Washington

817 W Washington Blvd in Chicago’s West Loop is a highly desirable place to live. It’s a short walk to the Loop and close to public transportation, restaurants, shopping, entertainment and the Skinner West School. Coldwell Banker’s Nicholas Apostal is our tour guide in this sponsored video of Unit 601, a 3-bedroom, 2-bath corner penthouse ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 14, 2012
ChicagoNorth Side

An expanded Bucktown home with a duplex coach house

1930 N Honore video

Focus on the exterior of the classic 2 ½-story workers cottage at 1930 N Honore in Bucktown, and you’ll see hints of how distinctive it is. The elaborate cornice, limestone banding, ornamental terra cotta insets and wide sidelit entry tell you this isn’t your typical 100-year old home. The dormered third level alerts you to ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 1, 2012
ChicagoNorth Side

A Lakeview East dream home opportunity

416 Briar video

The 4,000 square foot condo at 416 W Briar Pl in Lakeview East presents an unusual opportunity for someone to transform it into a dream home. For starters, there’s the home’s prime location, just a short block from the park. And then there’s a 30-foot wide vintage duplex with large, gracious rooms on a 50-foot ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 28, 2012
ChicagoSouth Side

Is $14,500 the right price for a 3-bedroom in Terror Town?

Terror Town video

Unit 1S at 7708 S Essex Ave is a 3-bedroom, 2-bath duplex that’s listed as 3,300 square feet and described as “completely remodeled with all stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops, juccuzzi [sic] baths, hardwood floors and garage parking.” The condo was originally listed for $189,900 in June of 2010. It went under contract shortly ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on August 27, 2012
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Spacious new homes steps from the Art Institute

Richelieu Flats Chicago

Richelieu Flats, which takes its name from the luxury hotel that once occupied the space at 318 S Michigan Ave, is a boutique building with four full-floor homes and a unique duplex penthouse. The homes have large windows overlooking Grant Park, and the penthouse has a large terrace with expansive views of the park and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 20, 2012
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The panoramic view from the Richelieu Flats

View from 318 S Michigan Chicago

Crain’s is reporting that developer Louis D’Angelo is converting a vacant building at 318 S Michigan Ave into 5 luxury condos: The project features four 2,650-square-foot full-floor residences priced from $1.35 million to $1.45 million and a 4,300-square-foot penthouse being offered as raw space for $2.3 million. Buyers can pick their own finishes, including cabinets, ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on July 30, 2012
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Riverfront duplex penthouse back on the market

Streeterville penthouse video

The spectacular duplex penthouse at 445 E North Water St was listed for sale at $4.89 million when I toured it with Prudential Rubloff’s Prudential Rubloff‘s Joanne Nemerovski several years ago. A year later the price had fallen to $3.49M, and the riverfront property was in foreclosure. It sold for $2.85M for $2.85M, a price ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 27, 2012
ChicagoNorth Side

Lake View condo sales down sharply in first half of year

3127 N Clifton video

Prudential Rubloff’s Eric Rojas sent along the following market update for the Lake View / Lakeview neighborhood, where he’s hosting an open house this Saturday, July 9, from 11 to 1 pm at 3127 N Clifton. The home, which I toured with Eric in the above video, is priced at $424,900 after a recent reduction. ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on July 8, 2011
ChicagoNorth Side

An open plan duplex on a gorgeous Lake View block

3127 N Clifton video

I enjoy looking at homes with Eric Rojas. Eric is always knowledgeable about the neighborhoods we visit. He tends to work with sophisticated buyers and has a keen sense of what they’re looking for in a home, and how homes actually live. Eric’s blog is one of the sources we link to frequently on our ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 17, 2011