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Evanston apartment review, 1410 Chicago Ave

1410 Chicago Evanston

1410 Chicago is an 8-story, 84-unit contemporary brick apartment building at 1410 Chicago Ave in Evanston. 1410 Chicago was built in 1957 and has been recently remodeled. The apartments 1410 Chicago has a mix of studio, 1- and 3-bedroom apartments. Floor plans are available online. In mid-December 2014 rents started at $1,025 to $2,595 depending ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 16, 2014
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, 1420 Chicago Ave

1420 Chicago Ave Evanston

1420 Chicago is an 8-story, 28-unit contemporary apartment building at 1420 Chicago Ave in Evanston. 1420 Chicago was built in 1962 and has been recently remodeled. Locals call it “the blue building” for reasons that are readily apparent. The apartments 1420 Chicago has a mix of 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments. Two- and 3-bedroom apartments ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 14, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Reside on Roscoe apartments, 532 W Roscoe St, Lakeview East

Reside on Roscoe

Reside on Roscoe is a 5-story, 70-unit contemporary elevator building at 532 W Roscoe St in the Lakeview East neighborhood a block from Lake Shore Drive. It was built in 1970. The property was substantially renovated after being acquired by an affiliate of Reside Living. The apartments Reside on Roscoe has a mix of studio ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 19, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Reside on Stratford apartments, 525 W Stratford Pl, Lakeview East

525 W Stratford

Reside on Stratford is a 5-story, 59-unit contemporary elevator building at 525 W Stratford Pl in the Lakeview East neighborhood a block from Lake Shore Drive. It was built in 1970. The apartments Reside on Stratford has a mix of studio apartments ranging in size from 349 to 448 square feet and 1-bedroom apartments that ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 18, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Reside on Pine Grove apartments, 3610 N Pine Grove, Lakeview East

3610 N Pine Grove

Reside on Pine Grove is a 5-story, 48-unit contemporary elevator building at 3610 N Pine Grove Ave in the Lakeview East neighborhood a block from Lake Shore Drive. It was built in the early 1970s. The apartments Reside on Pine Grove has a mix of studio apartments ranging in size from 348 to 420 square ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 17, 2014
DealsChicagoNorth Side

Updated Lakeview East studios and 1-bedrooms steps from everything

500 West Belmont

500 West Belmont is a contemporary elevator building with large apartments. The apartments have updated kitchens and baths, a choice of laminate or wood-look flooring, great closet space and available parking. The Lakeview East location is close to the lake, the Broadway restaurant and bar strip and convenient to public transportation. Book an appointment online ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 11, 2014
ChicagoFar North

A newer Edgewater 2-bedroom with panoramic east views

Catalpa Gardens

Catalpa Gardens, 1122 W Catalpa, is a rare newer-construction high-rise a block from the Bryn Mawr Historic District in Edgewater. The building has a range of amenities not typically found in the area: a rooftop sundeck with sweeping views of the skyline, a dog run and a fitness room. A corner 2-bedroom, 2-bath has just ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 10, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

441 West Barry apartments, Lakeview East

441 W Barry

441 West Barry is a 5-story, contemporary elevator building at 441 W Barry Ave in Lakeview East. The building was completed in 1969. The apartments 441 West Barry has a mix of studio and 1-bedroom apartments. Floor plans are available online. As of early June 2014, available studios rented for $1,005 to $1,035 and one-bedrooms ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 6, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

515 West Barry apartments, Lakeview East

515 West Barry

515 West Barry is a 90-unit, 5-story, contemporary elevator building at 515 W Barry Ave in Lakeview East. The building was completed in 1971. The apartments 515 West Barry has a mix of studio and 1-bedroom apartments. Floor plans are available online. As of late May 2014, available studios rented for $1,010 to $1,015 and ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 4, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

455 West Wellington apartments, Lakeview East

455 W Wellington

455 West Wellington is a 5-story, contemporary elevator building at 455 W Wellington Ave in Lakeview East. The building was completed in 1972. The apartments 455 West Wellington has a mix of studio and 1-bedroom apartments. Floor plans are available online. As of late May 2014, available studios rented for $945 to $1,015 and one-bedrooms ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 29, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

3510 North Pine Grove apartments, Lakeview East

3510 Pine Grove

3510 North Pine Grove is a 5-story, 112-unit contemporary elevator building in the Lakeview East neighborhood steps from Lake Shore Drive. It was built in 1971. The apartments 3510 North Pine Grove has a mix of studio and 1-bedroom apartments. In mid-May of 2014 available studios rented from $930 to $950 and one-bedrooms from $1,145 ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 22, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

536 West Addison apartments, Lakeview East

536 W Addison

536 West Addison is a 5-story contemporary elevator building in the Lakeview East neighborhood steps from Lake Shore Drive. It was built in the 1970s. The apartments 536 West Addison has a mix of studio and 1-bedroom apartments. In mid-May of 2014 available studios rented from $900 to $965 and one-bedrooms from $1,160 to $1,250. ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 20, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Clark, Broadway & Diversey – where Lincoln Park meets Lakeview

Clark & Diversey

The intersection of Clark, Broadway & Diversey – on the border of Lincoln Park and Lakeview – is one of the most vibrant scenes in Chicago. This crossroads is steps away from major grocery stores like Trader Joe’s, Walmart and The Market Place, pharmacies, Bed, Bath & Beyond, a raft of fashion-oriented retailers, fitness centers, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 6, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

441 West Oakdale apartments, 441 W Oakdale Ave, Lakeview

441 W Oakdale

441 West Oakdale is a 15-story, 70-unit contemporary high-rise at 441 W Oakdale Ave in Lakeview East. The building was designed by the architecture firm of Schiff & Freides and completed in 1965. The glazed-green brick on the building’s façade roots it definitively in the 60s. The apartments 441 West Oakdale has only five studio ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on April 22, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

350 West Oakdale apartments, 350 W Oakdale Ave, Lakeview

350 W Oakdale

350 West Oakdale is a 14-story, 148-unit contemporary high-rise at 350 W Oakdale Ave in Lakeview East. The brick and concrete building was completed in 1951, and was one of the first modern high-rises built in Lakeview East. It was designed by the architecture firm of Shaw, Metz & Dolio, which also designed strikingly similar ...

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

The pool’s still open at 1120 North LaSalle

1120 N LaSalle

The rooftop pool at 1120 N LaSalle draws a crowd of residents on a sunny day. In prior years the pool closed after Labor Day weekend. When a resident inquired about the reason for the closing date, management couldn’t come up with a good one and decided to keep the pool open as long as ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 17, 2013
North ShoreEvanston

Tour eight updated Evanston apartment buildings in 14 minutes

Evanston apartments video

Wouldn’t it be great if every apartment building had a video tour that gave you a good look at the apartments and their location? Video gives you the time to see more apartments, learn about their surroundings, and home in on the places that seem the best fit. BJB Evanston has published informative tours of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 20, 2012
North ShoreEvanston

A panoramic view of downtown Evanston

View of downtown Evanston

I spent several hours earlier today touring vintage and modern apartments and shooting video with the folks from BJB Evanston. The off-and-on sprinkles and constant cloud cover didn’t make for an optimal day for view shots, but I couldn’t resist pausing for this look at downtown Evanston from 1575 Oak Ave. Click the image for ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 7, 2012