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Innovative architecture in Logan Square at Flexhouse2

Flexhouse2

Ranquist Development and Sedgwick Investments have teamed with award-winning ISA Architects to develop Flexhouse2. Flexhouse2 rowhomes are modest, efficient, urban, and cool — appealing to sustainable lifestyle choices. Rather than rigidly defined rooms and hallways, the Flexhouse flows, is more open and allows easy adaptation to a variety of uses and lifestyles. The Flexhouse offers ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 8, 2014
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Innovative design in a Southport Corridor home

3652 N Bosworth

The bold façade of the single-family home at 3652 N Bosworth Ave in the Southport Corridor announces that something special lies within. This innovative hyper-contemporary home boasts soaring two-story spaces and sleek finishes. Wood is used liberally on walls and ceiling areas to add warmth. An open catwalk connects a second-floor family room with the ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 11, 2013
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Only three townhomes left at Row 18 in Logan Square

2066 N Stave

Only three of the 18 townhomes at Row 18 are still available for sale. One is a furnished unit featured in the video. The 4 bedroom, 3 bath home features an eat-in kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops and tons of cabinets. A private rooftop deck with city views is perfect for entertaining ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 26, 2013
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A Bucktown contemporary with dramatic bay windows

1837 N Hermitage

The contemporary brick home at 1837 N Hermitage Ave in the trendy Bucktown neighborhood has 3 bedrooms and 3 ½ baths. A striking feature of this home is the floor-to-ceiling bay windows that flood the home with light. The architected added a bay window to the garage as a playful feature. The kitchen and bathrooms ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 5, 2013
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An award-winning 5-bedroom single-family in Bucktown

1625 N Wolcott Chicago

Koenig & Strey agent Karen Ranquist is our tour guide for an award-winning 5-bedroom, 3 1/2 bath home at 1625 N Wolcott Ave in the heart of Chicago’s Bucktown neighborhood. This 5-level home includes many amenities, including an elevator, a custom Valcucine kitchen, a 4-car tandem garage and many upgrades. There are multiple outdoor living ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 2, 2013
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Logan Square’s Flex House nears pre-construction sellout

Flex House Logan Square

You know a developer is doing something right when 5 of the 8 homes in a project are sold before completion in a challenging market. That’s the status of Flex House, new 3-bedroom, 2-bath rowhomes in Logan Square, priced in the low $400s. The homes, in the 2800 block of W Shakespeare, offer an unusually ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 13, 2012