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Rental deal of the day – free utilities at Halsted Flats 2-bedrooms

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats, the new, full-amenity luxury tower at 3740 N Halsted in Lakeview, has passed the 80%-leased mark in just a few months. In a bid to achieve full occupancy before the winter, Halsted Flats is offering free utilities on select 2-bedroom apartments. Contact the leasing office for the details of this limited-time offer. The ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 6, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Amenities have been a big draw at Lakeview’s new Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats is more than 75% leased just a few months after moving in its first residents. The rapid rent-up is a measure of the excitement that’s accompanied the first new rental high-rise in Lakeview in three decades. Halsted Flats’ extensive amenities rival those found in much larger buildings, and have been a major draw. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 1, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Lakeview’s Halsted Flats is more than 70% leased

Halsted Flats deck

A scant four months after moving in its first residents, Halsted Flats is more than 70% leased. That’s a torrid pace for a new apartment tower, and a reflection of the excitement that’s accompanied the first new rental high-rise in Lakeview in three decades. Visit Halsted Flats’ floor plan page and mouse up and down ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 25, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Enjoy the best of Lakeview at the new Halsted Flats apartments

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted, is the first new rental high-rise to be built in Lakeview in nearly 30 years. It has a full suite of amenities, including a sprawling landscaped deck with an outdoor pool, whirlpool, gas grills and multiple seating areas. Inside is a fully-equipped fitness center, a commercial-grade demonstration kitchen and a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 19, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

A sunny-day look at the Halsted Flats pool deck

Halsted Flats

The pool deck and landscaped terrace at Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted, opened for the season recently. The deck is larger than you’ll find at many apartment complexes with more than twice as many units. The deck and pool are adjacent to a resident lounge, a demonstration kitchen and a fitness center. Some of the ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 4, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Lakeview’s new Halsted Flats has a steps-to-everything location

Whole Foods on Halsted

Halsted Flats, the first new full-amenity rental high-rise built in Lakeview in decades, has a steps-to-everything location. The luxury tower is a half-block from Whole Foods and around the corner from Walgreen’s and Walmart. Starbucks is just up the street, and iHop is next door. Bars, restaurants and retail shops are abundant in the immediate ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 23, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

A first look at Halsted Flats’ pool deck, terrace and dog run

Halsted Flats

The pool deck and landscaped terrace at Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted, were nearing completion late last week and should open soon for the season if the weather cooperates. If you take a walk around when you’re visiting Halsted Flats you’ll probably be surprised by the sheer scale of the area: it’s a far larger ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 16, 2014
DealsChicagoNorth Side

Deal of the day – rent now at Halsted Flats, move in September

Halsted Flats

As the first new full-amenity rental high-rise in Lakeview in decades, the 269-unit Halsted Flats has been generating a lot of excitement. “We’ve only been open less than two months and we’re nearly 50% rented,” reports Leasing Manager Obaid Khan. “People are awed by the building but fearful that there’ll be nothing available when their ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 9, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

A new resident’s hardhat tour of Halsted Flats

3740 N Halsted

On January 16, dozens of excited renters queued up for small-group hardhat tours of Halsted Flats, a new luxury apartment high-rise at 3740 N Halsted in Lakeview. Hardhat tours will continue every Thursday until the building opens in mid-March. Don and David Sikora, father and son, shared their take on the community after the tour. ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 21, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

MDA City Apartments, 63 E Lake St, Loop

MDA City apartments, Hartshorne Plunkard image

MDA City Apartments, 63 E Lake St, is a 24-story, 190-unit apartment tower in Chicago’s Loop. The building was designed by Daniel H. Burnham Jr and completed in 1927. It was originally known as the Medical and Dental Arts Building, thus the “MDA” in MDA City Apartments. Village Green renovated the building in 2005 and ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 16, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Halsted Flats apartments, 3740 N Halsted St, Lakeview

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats is a 15-story, 269-unit luxury apartment tower at 3740 N Halsted St in Chicago’s Lake View / Wrigleyville / Boystown neighborhood. The building has nearly 11,000 square feet of ground-level retail space and a 3-level parking garage with 276 spaces. Halsted Flats is slated to begin occupancy in mid-March of 2014 as the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 14, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Sign up for a hardhat tour of Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats, the new 15-story luxury apartment tower at 3740 N Halsted in Lake View / Wrigleyville / Boys Town, is nearing completion and prepping for occupancy beginning in mid-march 2014. The building has been generating a lot of buzz as the first new rental high-rise in the area in decades, and the only one ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 13, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

13Thirteen apartments, 1313 W Randolph St, West Loop

1313 W Randolph

13Thirteen is a 3-story, 70-unit loft building at 1313 W Randolph St in the West Loop. The 130,000 square foot Art Deco building was built in 1927 and housed the Wholesale Florist Exchange. It was converted to residential lofts in 2012. The first floor of the building is retail space, part of which was recently ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 31, 2013
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Trio apartments, 670 W Wayman St, Fulton River District

Trio

Trio is a 100-unit, 20-story luxury apartment tower at 670 W Wayman St in Chicago’s Fulton River District. The building has a 185-space parking garage. Trio takes its name from the fact that it’s part of a three-building complex that also includes two 7-story mid-rises. The complex was built as condos, and the tower was ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 19, 2013
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

1225 Old Town Apartments, 1225 N Wells St, Old Town

1225 Old Town rendering

The 16-story, 250-unit 1225 Old Town at 1225 N Wells St in Old Town, broke ground in April of 2011, began moving in residents in July of 2012, and was 85% leased by mid-December. The rapid lease-up is easy to understand: 1225 was the first new rental high-rise in the sought-after Old Town neighborhood in ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on September 4, 2013
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Superior 110 is finally a sellout

Superior 110

We first covered Superior 110 back in May of 2006 when the building was known as Opus 110, and we’ve posted on it scores of times since. The boutique River North high-rise, known fondly as “the blue building,” was one of our sponsors for years until its final unit went under contract last month. Superior ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 8, 2013
ChicagoNorth Side

Logan Square’s Hairpin Lofts receives preservation award

Hairpin Lofts video

The landmark Morris Sachs building at 2800 N Milwaukee Ave in Logan Square, which had sat vacant for nearly 20 years, has been transformed into Hairpin Lofts, a community resource where Logan Square artists can gather, perform, display their creations, work – and live affordably. The first floor is retail space. The entire second floor ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 15, 2012
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Only three units left at River North’s Superior 110

Superior 110 video

The striking Hartshorne Plunkard-designed high-rise at 110 W Superior — known informally as “the blue building” — is nearing a sellout. After brisk sales in recent months, only 3 units are still available, a high-floor full floor and two half-floor units. “These are desirable units,” said Greg Eldridge who is in charge of sales at ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 2, 2012
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Superior 110, a gleaming gem in River North

River North panorama

Viewing Chicago’s skyline from the west your eyes are drawn to a striking River North high-rise. What locals call “the blue building” is Superior 110, a luxury boutique tower designed by Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture that has a visual impact well beyond its 27-story height. The architects describe it as a “gleaming gem amidst a sea ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 28, 2011
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Build a 20,000 square foot mansion on this River North site

111 W Chestnut Chicago

Three and a half years ago a developer was planning a 28-story Hartshorne-Plunkard designed high-rise for the 15,295 square foot lot at 111 W Chestnut St in River North. Six months ago the property was on the market as a bank-approved short sale for $3,149,000. Fast forward to today and Crain’s Chicago Real Estate Daily ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 26, 2011