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Rental deal of the day – South Loop 2-bedrooms in the $2,300s

The LEX

The LEX, a luxury apartment tower at 2138 S Indiana in the South Loop, currently has a selection of two-bedroom, two-bath units at monthly rents in the $2,300s. The apartments have 9-foot ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows, a gas-cooking kitchen that’s open to a spacious living / dining area, large balconies with panoramic views, in-unit washer / ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 8, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Tour the over-the-top amenities at Hubbard Place in River North

Hubbard Place

Hubbard Place, a new 43-story, 450-unit apartment tower in River North, offers a lavish array of social spaces where its residents can meet each other or enjoy a quiet moment. A spacious, richly-landscaped deck hosts a pool with cabanas, BBQ grills, and a variety of “living room” areas for more intimate social gatherings. The deck ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 23, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Tour the new luxury apartments at Webster Square in Lincoln Park

Webster Square sundeck

Webster Square is the first new construction apartment building in Lincoln Park in decades. Webster Square boasts a top-tier location at 558 W Webster Ave, steps from the best of everything in Lincoln Park. Oz Park and Mrs Green’s Natural Market are directly across the street. Buses at the corner connect to downtown and to ...

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

A spacious, skylit townhome in a landscaped Gold Coast oasis

1000 N State #3

Unit 3 at 1000 N State spans more than 4,000 square feet of open, sunny living area at one of the city’s most attractive locations: the intersection of State St and Oak St. The 4-bedroom, 3 ½ bath home opens from a landscaped courtyard with steps-to access to a pool that’s shared with residents of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 17, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Enjoy the great outdoors at the South Loop’s Astoria Tower

Grant Park

Residents at the South Loop‘s Astoria Tower are a short block away from Grant Park, Chicago’s 319-acre front yard. Tennis courts, ball fields, formal gardens, tree-shaded walkways, the Art Institute, Millennium Park, the lakefront trail and 12th Street Beach are a few of the nearby attractions. A seasonal farmers market, street fairs and festivals, neighborhood ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 12, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

Del Prado apartments, 5307 S Hyde Park Blvd, Hyde Park / Kenwood

Del Prado apartments

The Del Prado, 5307 S Hyde Park Blvd in Hyde Park / Kenwood, is a 12-story vintage hotel that was recently converted to 202 apartments. The Del Prado was designed by Newhouse & Bernham and built in 1918 by Sherman Tecumseh Cooper. It’s one of a group of distinctive buildings that mark the gateway from ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 5, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

Algonquin apartments, 1606 E Hyde Park Blvd, Hyde Park / Kenwood

The Algonquin, Hyde Park

The Algonquin, 1606 E Hyde Park Blvd in Hyde Park / Kenwood, consists of six 14-story apartment towers with a total of 414 units. The Algonquin was built in 1951 on part of the site of the former Chicago Beach Hotel. Pace Associates designed the Algonquin with the peripheral involvement of Mies van der Rohe. ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 4, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

Regents Park apartments, 5020-5050 S Lake Shore Dr, Hyde Park / Kenwood

Regents Park Chicago

Regents Park‘s two modernist towers house 1,031 apartments at 5020-5050 S Lake Shore Dr in Hyde Park / Kenwood. Regents Park was built on the site of the former Chicago Beach Hotel, which had a private beachfront prior to the construction of South Lake Shore Drive. The hotel became 5th Army Headquarters after World War ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 3, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

South Loop luxury apartments, amenities and location at The LEX

The LEX

The LEX, 2138 S Indiana Ave in the South Loop, was built as a condominium and converted to rental apartments two years ago. The condo heritage resulted in The LEX’s having a lavish suite of amenities. A sprawling, landscaped pool deck with a grilling area serves up great views of the lake and city skyline. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 23, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A designer showcase high above Oak Street Beach

1000 Lake Shore Plaza

This 2-bedroom, 2 ½ bath Gold Coast home at 1000 Lake Shore Plaza was completely redesigned by David Yustin. The home has a spectacular great room that spans a large area filled with light from south and east-facing windows. The 38th floor home is listed for sale at $1,000,000. Coldwell Banker’s Meladee Hughes is your ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 19, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A vintage Streeterville condo that lives like a single-family home

222 E Chestnut 6B

Unit 6B at 222 E Chestnut is a 2,400 square foot, 3-bedroom, 2 ½ bath architecturally-interesting condo that has the feel of a single-family home. The public living and private bedroom spaces are entered from a gallery hall with Moorish vaulted ceilings and herringbone parquet floors. Spacious living and dining rooms open from either end ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 15, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Lakeview’s Halsted Flats is renting rapidly

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted St, has reached the point where everything seems to be happening at warp speed. The first residents moved into the new high-rise just a few days ago and the building’s convertible, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments are nearly 40% leased. The lobby was completed and staffed 24/7 just ahead of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 26, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Move-ins begin at Lakeview’s Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats

The first residents will begin moving in tomorrow at Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted in Lakeview. Halsted Flats is the first new rental high-rise built in Lakeview in more than 20 years, and the only full-amenity rental building in the neighborhood. Halsted Flats has a landscaped sundeck with an outdoor pool and hot tub, a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 14, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A Gold Coast 2-bedroom with a large private terrace

100 Bellevue 3F

Private outdoor space of any size is rare and precious in Chicago’s Gold Coast high-rises. The beautifully-updated 2-bedroom, 2-bath home at 100 E Bellevue Pl boasts a private terrace that spans more than 500 square feet and can be accessed from multiple rooms. The terrace has a view out to Lake Michigan and ample space ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 11, 2014
North Side

Lakeview’s Halsted Flats apartments are almost move-in ready

Halsted Flats

The first residents will begin moving in the weekend of March 15th at Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted in Lakeview. Halsted Flats is the first new rental high-rise built in Lakeview in more than 20 years, and the only full-amenity rental building in the neighborhood. Halsted Flats has a landscaped sundeck with an outdoor pool ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 6, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The panoramic views from The LEX apartments

The LEX

The LEX, at 2138 S Indiana Ave in the South Loop, is one of the newest buildings in the neighborhood. Apartments at The LEX have condo-quality finishes, high-ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows and private outdoor space. The building has a full suite of amenities, including an outdoor pool, sundeck, fitness center, resident lounge and party room, a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 28, 2014
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Gold Coast apartment deal of the week

Clark & Division

The deal of the week is a half-month’s free rent on a Gold Coast 3-bedroom, 2-bath apartment at 1111 North Dearborn. One catch: you’ll have to mention Facebook to take advantage of the discount on Unit 2507, which rents for $3,400 a month. The corner unit has new hardwood floors and floor-to-ceiling windows with great ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 31, 2013
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Chicago Apartment Review – The Streeter in Streeterville

The Streeter

The Streeter is a 50-story, 481-unit apartment tower at 345 E Ohio St in Streeterville. The building was completed in 2007 and offers studio, convertible, 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments. The Streeter has a full suite of amenities that have recently undergone a makeover. Join me for a look a walk through The Streeter and ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 6, 2013
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Video – Kingsbury Plaza amenities surpass expectations

Kingsbury Plaza

The private amenities level at Kingsbury Plaza has a number of surprises, the biggest of which is an expansive and lush lawn bordered by seasonal plantings, dotted by tree-shaded areas, hosting grills and a latticed trellis. It’s an amazing environment in River North, a neighborhood where green space is precious and scarce. The lawn is ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 25, 2013
North ShoreEvanston

An amenity-rich new luxury Evanston apartment community

1717 Ridge, Evanston

You’ll find much that’s unexpected at the new luxury apartment community at 1717 Ridge in downtown Evanston. The scope of the amenities package is rare in a 175-unit near-boutique building, and includes a business center, lounge, sprawling pool deck with barbecue grills and fire pit, a fitness center, a theater room, a conference center and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 24, 2013