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Space for a home office in a large Streeterville one-bedroom

Streeter Place

The H plan one-bedroom at Streeter Place in Streeterville offers the advantages of a one-bedroom plus den at a lower price point for comparable floors, making it one of the community’s more popular floor plans. The H plan is available on the 14th through 53rd floors of the building and spans 929 square feet – ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 18, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Lakeview’s new Halsted Flats almost fully occupied

Halsted Falts

Halsted Flats, the first full-amenity rental high-rise built in Lakeview in nearly 3 decades, has rented up rapidly. A single one-bedroom and a few 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartments are all that remain available at the new luxury apartment tower. The pet-friendly Halsted Flats boasts resort-style amenities, a high level of resident services, on-site parking and a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 18, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The hot Fulton River District is poised to get hotter

Echelon at K Station

Two giant office developments currently underway will add 2.5 millions square feet of office space and 3 acres of riverfront parks and plazas to the Fulton River District neighborhood. Workers at the new 52-story River Point and 53-story 150 North Riverside towers will enjoy spectacular views east along the Chicago River and on-site restaurants bolstering ...

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

Construction underway on new South Loop apartment tower

1001 S State

Crain’s Chicago Real Estate Daily reported yesterday that Golub & Co had begun construction on its new 397-unit, 41-story apartment tower at 1001 S State in the South Loop. I was in the area and stopped by for an updated look at the site. Construction is still in the preliminary phase of clearing the site ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 12, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

West Loop deal of the day – two months free rent at Circa 922

Circa 922 view

Circa 922 , a new luxury apartment tower in the West Loop, is offering two months’ free rent for move-ins prior to March 31, 2015. Circa 922 is a boutique full-amenity building in a steps-to-everything location. The first residents will be moving into the building in mid-January of 2015. Renters can take advantage of the ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 11, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Lakeview apartment deal – 12 months free parking at Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats video

Halsted Flats is almost fully leased in well under a year. 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. A rooftop dog park overlooks a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 11, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

River North apartment tower takes a step forward

833 N Clark

Construction bids are being solicited for a 33-story, 392-unit apartment tower planned for the southeast corner of Clark and Chestnut in River North. The site is in the lower foreground in the photo. The project, which was designed by Antunovich Associates, received Plan Commission approval in October. BicClerk is reporting the start date of construction ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 10, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Take a 10-second tour of a Streeterville studio

Streeter Place

Spend a few seconds scrolling through the photos in this post and you’ll see that the J plan studio at Streeter Place has everything you’re looking for in a Streeterville studio. Click on any photo to enlarge it to full screen size. At 655 square feet, the studio is larger than a number of one-bedrooms ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 10, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

More apartments headed for the South Loop

Clark & Harrison

The 398-unit AMLI Lofts opened recently in the South Loop and a 469-unit apartment tower at 1000 S Clark St is targeting occupancy for late next year. Hundreds of additional units have been proposed for sites at 1001 S State and 1333 S Wabash. Student housing is a major part of the residential market in ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 9, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Pop-up entrepreneurs and a penthouse at K2 apartments

K2

K2, a luxury apartment community in the Fulton River District, sponsors a whirl of on- and off-site social events for residents throughout the year. Resident events range from happy hours at local bars to cooking demonstrations to pool parties to yoga classes. The grand entry concourse and one of the resident lounges hosted a production ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 9, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Mid-January move-in dates at new West Loop apartments

Circa 922

Circa 922 is a boutique, full-amenity, pet-friendly building in a steps-to-everything location. The first residents will be moving into Circa 922 in mid-January of 2015. Renters can take advantage of the staged delivery schedule for new buildings to sign a lease now and lock in some of Circa 922′s most desirable units for move-ins as ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 5, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Apartments for the road warrior

K2

If your work takes around Chicagoland or around the world, you’ll want to live in a location that makes it easy to get everywhere and walk to everything when you return home. K2, the new luxury apartment community in the Fulton River District, is a transit-oriented development steps from scores of bars and restaurants and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 5, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Winter made easy at Streeter Place apartments

Yolk

It won’t take another polar vortex to make Chicagoans wish they had restaurants, bars and day-to-day shopping steps away from their home. A normal Chicago winter is harsh enough to make every step seem like one too many. Residents at Streeter Place, a luxury apartment tower, have Yolk and Flour & Stone in the building. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 5, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

South Loop penthouse apartments available

The LEX

There’s a special feeling that comes with living in a penthouse apartment and having no one living above you. That special feeling is enhanced by the perks that often come with penthouse living. The desire to live in a special way results in penthouse apartments turning over infrequently and renting quickly when they do. A ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 4, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Are River North sellers poised to profit at 757 Orleans?

757 Orleans

River North’s 757 Orleans was one of the buildings that saw sales slow to a trickle during the downturn in the latter part of the last decade. The River North building eventually sold out in May of 2012 via a bulk sale of 39 units to an investor. Two one-bedroom plus den units are currently ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 2, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

State & Chestnut apartments, 845 N State St, River North

845 N State St

State & Chestnut is a new 35-story, 367-unit apartment tower under construction at 845 N State St in Chicago’s River North neighborhood. When complete, the building will include ground-floor retail space and 185 garage parking spaces. Construction began in the summer of 2013 and the building was topped out in mid-November. Pre-leasing will begin in ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 1, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Reside at 2525 apartments, 2525 N Clark St, Lincoln Park

Reside at 2525

Reside at 2525 is a 2-story mixed-use vintage building at 2525 N Clark St in Lincoln Park. The building dates to 1923 and has 12 apartments above 4,300 square feet of ground-level retail space anchored by Starbucks. The apartments Reside at 2525 has studio apartments ranging in size from 227 to 340 square feet and ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 28, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Reside on Clark apartments, 2200 N Clark St, Lincoln Park

Reside on Clark

Reside on Clark is a 3-story mixed-use building at 2200 N Clark St in Lincoln Park. The building has retail space on the ground level and 28 apartments above. The flatiron-shaped building was built in 1894 and was renovated after being acquired by an affiliate of Reside Living. The apartments Reside on Clark has studio, ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 28, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A Streeterville convertible with a great layout

Streeter Place convertible

Superior finishes, good storage space, an in-unit washer / dryer and a semi-private sleeping alcove are among the reasons that led YoChicago to rank the convertible layout at Streeter Place as one of the best in Streeterville. The convertibles at Streeter Place span a generous 708 square feet. They include a semi-private sleeping space that ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 26, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

An on-site look at Wolf Point construction and views

Wolf Point, view east

Concrete was being poured for the 9th floor of Wolf Point, a 48-story, 510-unit apartment tower, at the time of my visit, and the green roof over the public garage was already well underway. It was mid-morning and the sun was just beginning to break through the clouds. I rode the construction elevator to the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 25, 2014