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Two months free at new West Loop apartments

Circa 922

Circa 922 is a new, full-amenity boutique high-rise in a steps-to-everything West Loop location. The first residents will be moving into the building 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. Circa ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 19, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New lofts slated to begin construction near Wicker Park

1515 Haddon

Wicker Park Apartments has obtained an $8.175M construction loan for a 40-unit “soft loft” apartment building near Wicker Park in Noble Square. Developer Mark Sutherland reports that construction will begin at Wicker Park Lofts, 1515 W Haddon, as soon as this week and occupancy will be available late next summer. The location is a short ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 15, 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
ChicagoSouth Side

New life for a Bridgeport loft building?

Bridgeport Place

It’s been nearly 9 years since we first wrote about Bridgeport Place, a proposed condo development at 35th and Morgan. At one point the project was reconceived as a rental, and just over two years ago we added it to the Dubious Dubin Development Deadpool. Crain’s Chicago Business is reporting that the project may be ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 8, 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

945 West Fulton lofts, 945 W Fulton St, Fulton Market / West Loop

945 West Fulton

945 West Fulton is a 3-story mixed-use building in the Fulton Market section of the West Loop. The building, which dates to the 1920s, has ground-floor restaurants and 10 renovated live-work loft apartments. 945 West Fulton was acquired recently by an affiliate of Reside Living. The apartments 945 West Fulton has 3-bedroom apartments that range ...

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

A Lofts at River East update

Lofts at River East

The Lofts at River East recently sent us photo-realistic renderings of the building’s lobby and apartment finishes. The renderings illustrate a sophisticated lobby and apartments with elements of the classic loft aesthetic: large windows, high ceilings, wood floors and ceilings, and exposed heavy timber columns and beams. The 285-unit Streeterville loft conversion is targeting early ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 24, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Pet-friendlier new West Loop apartments

Mary Bartelme Park

Chicago has become a city of pet lovers in recent years and new apartment buildings have rushed to welcome pet owners by including a dog run in their amenities package. Circa 922, a new full-amenity building in the West Loop, will have an outdoor dog run and an unusual pet-pampering bonus: an indoor dog grooming ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 20, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The restaurant scene near Circa 922 is adding flame-grilled chicken

Circa 922

When residents begin moving into the new Circa 922 apartments at 922 W Washington in the West Loop they won’t lack for nearby restaurants. There are dozens of outstanding dining venues within a few minutes’ walk of the building. Chicago Real Estate Daily is reporting that Nando’s Peri-Peri will be opening on Randolph Street’s restaurant ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 13, 2014
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Today’s deal – South Loop two-bedrooms with free rent

The LEX

The LEX, a luxury apartment tower in the South Loop, has two-bedroom, two-bath apartments available for immediate occupancy, priced from $2,068 to $2,269. Two-bedroom plus den, 2-bath apartments are available from $2,334 to $2,346. The deal: apply within 24 hours of your first showing and the second month of your 12-month lease will be rent-free. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 12, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rent now, move as late as April to a new West Loop apartment

Circa 922

The first residents will move into Circa 922, 922 W Washington in the West Loop, in mid-January of 2015. The building, like every new apartment tower, will stage occupancy over a period of time beginning with its lower floors. Renters can take advantage of the staged delivery schedule to sign a lease now and lock ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 7, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New West Loop apartments with a great neighborhood vibe

Circa 922 aerial

The Wall Street Journal recently caught up with what’s common knowledge in Chicago: the West Loop is hot. The Journal article focuses on luxury condo development, but the bigger story is the pace of new rental apartment construction in the area. Developers have flocked to the West Loop, recognizing its appeal to renters who want ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 31, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Circa 922 apartments, 922 W Washington St, West Loop

Circa 922, rendering

Circa 922 is an 11-story, 104 unit apartment building nearing completion in the West Loop. The building is an expansion of 123 North Sangamon, the existing loft building immediately to the north. When completed in early 2015, the development will have a total of 149 units and 130 parking spaces. 123 Sangamon Venture Partners LLC ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 27, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A first look inside the West Loop’s new Circa 922

Circa 922

Construction at Circa 922, the new 11-story, 104-unit apartment community in the West Loop, is on track for mid-January occupancies. Renters can also take advantage of the building’s staged delivery schedule to sign a lease now and lock in a move-in date as late as April, 2015. Circa 922 is currently offering hardhat tours of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 23, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rent new West Loop apartments now for next spring

Circa 922

The first residents will move into Circa 922, 922 W Washington in the West Loop, in mid-January of 2015. The building, like every new apartment tower, will phase occupancy over a period of time beginning with its lower floors. Renters can take advantage of the staged delivery schedule to sign a lease now and lock ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 15, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New website, hardhat tours at new West Loop apartments

Circa 922

First occupancies are slated for January at Circa 922, 922 W Washington in the West Loop. Circa 922 just launched its new website, with floor plans and details on the apartments and the full suite of common-area amenities. Hardhat tours of the building and the apartments have begun on a by-appointment basis. The tours are ...

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

Video – A 2-bedroom, 2-bath loft on the River in River North

Niko, Kate

Two River Place, 720 N Larrabee, is a 17-story new construction loft building completed 10 years ago during the makeover of the sprawling Montgomery Ward complex in River North. In keeping with the loft aesthetic the condo units have high ceilings, large windows, and exposed ductwork and concrete columns and ceilings. Unit 1002 is a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 7, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Lofts at River East launches its website

Lofts at River East

The preliminary website for Lofts at River East, a 285-unit loft conversion currently underway in Streeterville, has just gone live. According to the website, loft apartments in more than 100 different floor plans will be available for occupancy early next year. The units will have a true loft aesthetic, with exposed brick and ductwork, high ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 3, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Hard hat tours begin next week at new West Loop apartments

View from 922 Washington

First occupancies are slated for January of 2015, and beginning next week Circa 922 will be conducting hard hat tours of the new luxury apartment building at 922 W Washington. Circa 922 has a hyper-convenient West Loop location, close to Randolph Street’s hot restaurant row, public transit, Mariano’s, and the new Whole Foods opening in ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 2, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Aviation Lofts, 1340 S Michigan Ave, South Loop

Aviation Lofts

Aviation Lofts is a 7-story, 49-unit apartment building in the South Loop. A Giordano’s restaurant occupies the ground-level retail space. The Neoclassical-style building was built in 1922 for the Interior Furniture Company and served as both a showroom and a warehouse. During later years it was the home of the Curtiss-Wright Aeronautical University, hence its ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on September 29, 2014