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A townhome with views across from the East Bank Club

438 N Canal

Kinzie Park is a gated community on the west bank of the Chicago River opposite the East Bank Club. Kinzie Park’s amenities include a private riverwalk, a gym, a pool, security and package and receiving service. The 2-bedroom, 2 ½ bath Kinzie Park townhome at 438 N Canal has recently been listed for sale at ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 28, 2014
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The scary swift service at K2 luxury apartments

Juan and Rafael at K2

K2 is a new luxury apartment tower in the Fulton River District. K2 has a stellar location, a full suite of amenities that includes a pool deck with skyline views, a fitness center, a basketball court / yoga studio, resident lounge and party rooms, a business center, a theater and the city’s largest dog run. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 21, 2014
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View the Taste of River North from K2 Apartments

Ward Park

K2 Apartments has a gateway location in the Fulton River District that affords its residents quick access to the bars, restaurants, nightlife and other attractions in the adjacent West Loop, River West and River North neighborhoods. One of the advantages of K2′s location is that summer becomes a months-long festival of nearby neighborhood events. On ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 18, 2014
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K2 Apartments’ half-acre dog park has an anniversary

K2

It was just over a year ago that K2, a luxury apartment tower in the Fulton River District, attracted a crowd to the grand opening of its dog park — the largest in the city. K2 was in the early stages of it leasing program at the time, but it’s now more than 90% leased. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 3, 2014
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Take an aerial tour around K2 Apartments

K2 drone screen cap

You may have seen small drones flying over various Chicago venues. They’re camera-bearing vehicles and they bring you an entirely novel perspective on parts of the city. This aerial tour of K2‘s environs places the new Fulton River District luxury high-rise in context, enabling you to see its proximity to the Loop, the river, Randolph ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 18, 2014
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The outdoor living scene at Echelon at K Station Apartments

Echelon at K Station

The outdoor living scene starts just outside the fitness center at Echelon at K Station, a luxury apartment high-rise in the Fulton River District. The fitness center opens to a large, landscaped, south-facing pool deck with sunny and shaded seating areas, cabanas, skyline views and a fire pit. Neighborhood street fairs are held nearby nearly ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 16, 2014
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Three corner 1-bedrooms still available at K2 Apartments

K2 pool deck view

K2, the popular new luxury apartment tower in the Fulton River District, is closing in on full occupancy but studio to 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartments are still available for first-occupancy. The selection includes three Tier 17 apartments, corner one-bedrooms with balconies, high-ceilings, hardwood floors in living areas and south and west exposures from floor-to-ceiling windows. The ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 11, 2014
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Only three 08 tier studios left at K2 Apartments

K2 studio

The 08 tier at K2 Apartments, 365 N Halsted in the Fulton River District has proved popular with renters, and only 3 units remain available. The floor plan spans 596 square feet and boasts hardwood floors, an alcove sleeping area, a walk-in closet and in-unit washer / dryer. “What people love most about this home,” ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 6, 2014
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Fit Club events at K2 Apartments

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The new K2 Apartments has a large, fully-equipped fitness center looking out onto its pool deck. There are showers, lockers and steam and massage rooms adjacent to the fitness center. There’s also a basketball court and yoga studio opposite one of the resident lounges. If you’re one of the people who only venture into a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 23, 2014
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Echelon at K Station combines luxury and location

Echelon at K Station

The dictionary definition of luxury is a condition or situation of great comfort and ease – exactly the situation you’ll find at Echelon at K Station. Echelon’s location embodies ease. The city’s best Jewel-Osco, a bank and service establishments, and DIVVY bikes are across the street. A park and dog park are next door. There ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 22, 2014
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K2 Apartments enhances the city’s best dog run

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K2, the luxury apartment tower at 365 N Halsted, has only been open a year but has already initiated and completed a number of improvements. From the day it opened K2′s dog run has been a major social venue for pet-owning and pet-loving residents of the building. K2 recently expanded the seating area at the ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 15, 2014
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K2 residents head for the pool in warm weather

K2 pool

The pool at K2 Apartments opened yesterday, and it didn’t take long before residents began flooding out of the building and onto the deck. Until yesterday residents could only look down on the pool’s whimsical David Hockney-esque painting or gaze at it from the resident lounges and fitness center that open onto the pool deck. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 9, 2014
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From the video vault: erecting a tower crane

K2 construction

Tower cranes, the most important element in building a high-rise, are popping up all over downtown Chicago. If you’ve ever wondered how a tower crane gets to rise to its commanding height, we’ve revisited our video vault to satisfy your curiosity. McHugh Construction, the general contractor for the recently-completed K2 Apartments, is one of the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 7, 2014
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An apartment pool with a view in the Fulton River District

Echelon at K Station

If you spent the last all-too-short Chicago pool season at a high-rise with no view from your pool deck or, worse yet, no afternoon sun, it’s time for a visit to Echelon at K Station in the Fulton River District. Echelon is a full-amenity high-rise that offers spectacular city views from a landscaped pool deck ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 29, 2014
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A birthday and a bridge at K2 luxury apartments

Steve and Randy Fifield

On Thursday evening, April 10, a crowd of people who built K2 and who live in it gathered to celebrate the anniversary of the luxury apartment building’s opening. The event was also the occasion for the ribbon-cutting for the new bridge that connects K2′s luxury apartments directly to the adjacent Jewel-Osco supermarket and pharmacy, Radio ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 14, 2014
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K2 luxury apartments hosts an Ask the Vet event

K2 pooch

YoChicago singled out K2 Apartments, 365 N Halsted, as the pet-friendliest apartments in the West Loop / Fulton River District. K2 has the city’s largest dog run immediately adjacent to the building, has pet treats and handouts in the leasing office and lobby, and sponsors a variety of events throughout the year to bring pet ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 9, 2014
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A late Saturday look at near-Loop construction sites

Mod

I was at K2 Apartments late Saturday afternoon for a video shoot and wandered around the area for a look at some of the construction sites. Can you spot the soon-to-open Catalyst apartment tower in the above shot from K2? Looking east toward The Madison, 1212 W Madison, with Mod just west of it and ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on April 7, 2014
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Apartments within walking distance of Twitter

Echelon image

Crain’s Chicago Business recently reported that Twitter, which has been growing its Chicago operations, plans to move its offices to River Center, 111 N Canal in the West Loop. Twitter employees who want to rent in a walk-to-work location will have a number of options near their new offices. If they’re looking for a full-amenity ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 24, 2014
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Where are Chicago’s best singles apartments?

Alta K Station

If you time-travel back to the 70s and look for an apartment you’ll be bombarded by come-ons to live where there’s a “swinging singles scene.” One Gold Coast building took the theme to the extreme, naming itself The Satyr. Most apartment marketing today avoids a blatant “party pad” approach to attracting tenants, with the notable ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on March 20, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

K2 Apartments, the gateway to Chicago’s hottest neighborhoods

K2 view

The new K2 Apartments, 365 N Halsted St in Chicago’s Fulton River District, has a keystone location that affords quick access to the city’s hottest neighborhoods. The West Loop, Fulton River District, River North and River West are seeing explosive development surges, with a raft of new restaurants, retail, office, nightlife and residential projects. Join ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on March 20, 2014