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A few apartments available at 1225 Old Town on fabulous Wells Street

1225 Old Town stretscape

With wide sidewalks lined with bars, restaurants, outdoor cafes, boutiques, one-of-a-kind shops and destination entertainment venues, Wells Street is one of the most attractive pedestrian thoroughfares in Chicago. It’s a great place to live. Apartments at Wells Street’s 1225 Old Town have rented quickly since the building opened several years ago, but a few are ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 30, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The West Loop’s newest apartment tower has a walk-to-Google location

1K Fulton

According to Google Maps, Google’s new West Loop offices at 1K Fulton are a 12-minute walk from the West Loop’s newest apartment tower. Google’s move to the West Loop is slated for later this year and the new Gateway West Loop apartments at 11 S Green St are prepping for occupancy late in July. Gateway ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 30, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A list of River North and Streeterville apartments with indoor pools

River North

There are six apartment towers with indoor pools in Streeterville and three in the adjacent River North neighborhood. We’ve listed all of them below, with the newest buildings in each neighborhood first. The links will take you to our detailed, richly visual apartment reviews which link, in turn, to the building websites where you’ll find ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 29, 2015
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Today’s deal – free rent at hot new West Loop apartments

JeffJack

The West Loop has been Chicago’s hottest neighborhood and JeffJack, 601 W Jackson, has been the hottest new apartment tower. JeffJack opened earlier this year and is nearing full occupancy, but still offering a month’s free rent on select 1- and 2-bedrooom units. All of the studio and convertible apartments have been leased. JeffJack apartments ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 29, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rent a condo-quality apartment in the South Loop

The LEX

The LEX is a full-amenity, pet-friendly, high-service community with on-site parking and a range of 1- and 2- bedroom tower and loft-style apartments. The LEX was built as a condominium and boasts condo-quality apartment finishes, including in-unit washer / dryers. An infrequently available 1-bedroom in the loft portion of the building can be rented at ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 29, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Tour the posh amenities at Streeterville’s new North Water apartments

North Water view

Residents at the sleek new North Water tower in Streeterville enjoy spectacular views and posh amenities. Join us for a quick look. The lobby sets a tone of quiet sophistication for North Water’s extensive amenities. The 15th floor fitness center has a good variety of cardio and strength training equipment, dramatic views of the lake, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 29, 2015
ChicagoFar North

Rehabbed Rogers Park apartments near Loyola and the beach

1246 Pratt

The area near Loyola’s campus and the lakefront is, to many, the most attractive part of Rogers Park. The completely renovated apartments at 1246 West Pratt are at the heart of that area, with close proximity to beaches, campus, shopping, dining, theaters and more. To gain a feel for the neighborhood, ride the CTA Red ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 29, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A list of Loop / New East Side apartments with indoor pools

73 East Lake

Seven of the 14 apartment buildings in Chicago’s Loop / New East Side neighborhood have indoor pools. We’ve listed all of them below, with the newest buildings first. The links will take you to our detailed, richly visual apartment reviews which link, in turn, to the building websites where you’ll find near real-time rent and ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 27, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Tour a Gold Coast / River North 2-bedroom with a great layout

State & Chestnut

Four furnished models are now open at State & Chestnut, the new luxury apartment tower on the cusp of the Gold Coast and River North neighborhoods. The 02 tier 2-bedroom, 2-bath model, pictured here, illustrates the homes’ highly functional layouts and upscale finishes. Click any image to view a full-screen version. The great room living ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 26, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Experience urban excitement at New City apartments

New City

A mixed-use developments billed as a “city within the city” isn’t a new concept in Chicago. Marina City and the John Hancock come readily to mind. What’s truly novel at New City, 1457 N Halsted St, is the scale of the retail, restaurant and entertainment options just outside the apartments’ front door, and the pedestrian-friendly ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 25, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Great outdoor living at new Loop apartments

73 East Lake

73 East Lake, a sleek new Loop apartment tower, is a boutique community but its amenities are on a grand scale that you’d only expect in a much larger building. The wraparound roof terrace, pictured above, offers great skyline views and views out to Lake Michigan. The sprawling 9th floor terrace, adjacent to the pool, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 25, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Luxury apartments in a great Wrigleyville location

Halsted Flats

Halsted Street, the eastern border of Wrigleyville, has a neighborhood vibe that’s very different from the dense bar scene adjacent to the “friendly confines.” Wrigley Field is a short walk west, Lincoln Park a short walk east, and the bar and restaurant scene is vibrant, but less hectic. The 3700 block of Halsted is home ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 25, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rent a high or low studio at OneEleven on the river

OneEleven

OneEleven, a new luxury apartment tower, boasts a riverfront location on the border of the Loop and River North. Several high floor studios are available for immediate occupancy at $2,591 a month. Studios on the 15th and 23rd floors are available for August and September occupancy at $1,672 to $2,002. OneEleven has high-style apartment finishes ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 24, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New West Loop apartment tower targets July occupancy

Gateway viws

Gateway West Loop, the neighborhood’s newest apartment tower, is signing leases for July occupancy. The community’s name calls attention to its central West Loop location, steps from Mariano’s and Whole Foods, public transit and the expressway grid, Mary Bartelme Park and scores of dining and nightlife options. Floor plans for the studio, convertible, one- and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 23, 2015
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Today’s apartment deal: free rent in River North

Chestnut Tower

Chestnut Tower, a boutique rental community at 121 W Chestnut, has a special offer: rent a currently vacant apartment by June 28 and receive a month’s free rent. All of the apartments currently on the market have brand new renovations with carefully appointed designer finishes. The apartments have wood plank flooring throughout, oversized stainless steel ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 22, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The South Loop’s most conveniently-located apartments

Astoria Tower location

The South Loop spans a large area, stretching from Congress Pkwy (500 S) on the north to the Stevenson Expressway on the south – a distance of two miles. Astoria Tower, 8 E 9th St, has the most convenient overall proximity to the Loop, Grant Park, Millennium Park, the CTA Red Line, college and university ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 22, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rent a new West Loop one-bedroom with a den / study

JeffJack

JeffJack has been the “hot ticket” since it opened earlier this year in the West Loop, and only a single one-bedroom apartment remains available, renting from $2,408 a month. All of the JeffJack studios have rented and the remaining two-bedroom, two-bath apartments start at $3,155. The remaining one-bedroom is in the 09 tier. The layout ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 22, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New Streeterville apartments with great Riverwalk access

Riverwalk

The Riverwalk is beginning to rank with Millennium Park and Navy Pier among Chicago’s most exciting attractions. Residents of the new North Water tower have convenient access to all three of them, and the best Riverwalk access of any Streeterville apartment community. A short walk across the Columbus Dr bridge takes North Water residents to ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 22, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Celebrating new amenities at Streeterville’s Atwater apartments

Atwater

Residents, prospective residents and invited guests celebrated the recent unveiling of a newly-revamped lobby and lounge at the Atwater apartments in Streeterville. Atwater opened less than six years ago, but has been updating and upgrading its apartments and common areas to maintain its status as one of the neighborhood’s most sought-after communities. The lobby has ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 20, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

New City apartments have panoramic skyline views

New City

New City is a one-of-a-kind mega-development that includes an apartment tower, a Mariano’s supermarket, movie theaters, restaurants, offices and more. Among New City’s many attractions are apartments with upscale finishes and sweeping, unbroken views of the skyline from the West Loop to the north lakefront. The apartments have an unusually high level of detailing. There ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 19, 2015