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New West Loop apartments close to Whole Foods and Graziano’s

Circa 922

You’ve heard that Whole Foods has opened its new West Loop store at 1 N Halsted St, three short blocks east of the new apartments and lofts at Circa 922. Whole Foods is the new kid on the block, but there’s an old kid on the same block as Circa 922: JJ.P. Graziano Grocery. Graziano’s ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 23, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rent a West Loop loft steps from restaurants, street fairs

Taste of Randolph

Circa 922 is a full-amenity new high-rise paired with a classic West Loop loft building a short half-block south of Randolph Street’s restaurant row. Circa 922 satisfies renters seeking a loft aesthetic or a contemporary vibe. Circa 922 residents can enjoy a taste of Randolph Street’s fabled restaurants year-round or sample them to the sound ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 16, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

West Loop lofts with high-rise amenities

Circa 922

When you rent a loft you typically resign yourself to foregoing the amenities of a high-rise. The lofts at Circa 922 are anything but typical. Circa 922, the new full-amenity high-rise in the West Loop, is an addition to a 7-story loft building that shares its pool, fitness center, business center, resident lounge and other ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 9, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

The easy way to rent a great Lakeview apartment

Reside on Barry

Reside Living has renovated studio to 3-bedroom apartments in more than a dozen buildings, ranging from vintage walk-ups to contemporary mid- and high-rises in prime Lakeview locations. Reside on Barry is a 17-story high-rise at one of those great locations, steps from Broadway, with a CVS pharmacy and 7-Eleven at the corner, and a terrific ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 26, 2015
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Today’s deal – a corner 2-bedroom at the South Loop’s Astoria Tower

Astoria Tower

Astoria Tower owes its popularity to a steps-to-everything South Loop location, a full suite of amenities, a high level resident service, and apartments with great layouts and condo-quality finishes. There are currently only two units available for rent at Astoria Tower. One is a 2-bedroom, 2-bath corner with the popular split-bedroom and a large balcony. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 3, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Streeterville split-layout two-bedrooms with great views

Streeter Place

Apartment hunters who’ve been dismayed by the scant storage space at many apartment complexes will be delighted to visit the 2-bedroom, 2-bath K plan at Streeter Place. Each of the bedrooms in the 1,235 square foot plan has its own walk-in closet and there’s a separate coat closet in the entry foyer. The K units ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 20, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Video – Tour a one-bedroom plus den at Streeter Place apartments

Streeter Place

Streeter Place is a full-amenity luxury apartment tower in a convenient Streeterville location close to shopping, dining, nightlife, Northwestern Hospitals and Navy Pier. The spacious apartments at Streeter Place have in-unit washer / dryers and kitchens with granite counters, ample cabinets, gas ranges, dishwashers and built-in microwaves. Currently available studios rent from $1,520 to $1,792, ...

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

A year of success for River North’s Hubbard Place apartments

Hubbard Place

Here’s something unusual – a news release that contains information about a new apartment community’s financial performance and the market conditions under which it was achieved: The Habitat Company, a leading property manager and developer, is proud to announce the one-year anniversary of Hubbard Place, and the tremendous success of the apartment community in the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 12, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Reside on Barry, 533 W Barry Ave, Lakeview East

Reside Living

Reside on Barry is a 162-unit, 17-story, contemporary high-rise at 533 W Barry Ave in Lakeview East. The building was completed in 1966. Gordon & Levin was the architecture firm. The building was acquired by an affiliate of Reside Living several years ago and has since had a near-complete makeover. The apartments Reside on Barry ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 3, 2014
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

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