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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
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
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Old Town, River North, Streeterville and Gold Coast apartment deals and finds, 6/25/15

State and Chestnut

Four furnished models are available at the new State & Chestnut tower, which recently welcomed its first occupants. Some tiers are fully leased, but early birds can still lock up some of the building’s best and best-priced apartments. Rent and availability info is online. The $450 admin fee will be waived on select floor plans ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 25, 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
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

River North one-bedroom with a balcony and free parking

west77

west77, a full-amenity boutique apartment tower at 77 W Huron in River North, has a one-bedroom with a balcony available for immediate occupancy. Additional one-bedrooms are available for late July occupancy. Unit 403, available now, rents for $2,170 on a 12-month lease. The application fee for this apartment is $7 and the admin fee has ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 24, 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
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
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A close-up look at River North’s Parc Huron apartments

Parc Huron model

Parc Huron is a 21-story, 221-unit apartment tower at 469 W Huron St in a quiet, largely residential pocket of River North. Parc Huron has the distinction of being the only River North apartment tower that has no studios or convertibles. The building has seven 1-bedroom floor plans, four 2-bedroom, 2-bath plans and a 3-bedroom, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 19, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The special amenities at Streeterville’s McClurg Court apartments

McClurg Court

Set aside your assumptions about older buildings and check out the recently-updated, extensive amenities at McClurg Court in Streeterville. If you’re a tennis buff you’ll want to check out McClurg Court’s three indoor courts, a feature unmatched in downtown Chicago. Residents can reserve the courts without charge. There are also public outdoor courts at Lake ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 18, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A River North high-rise with a club-like ambiance

west77

Entering the lobby at west77 is like stepping into an upscale private club. Just past the 24/7 concierge desk are spaces that accommodate social gatherings, events, business meetings and study groups, or just lend themselves to quiet relaxation. The club-like amenities continue on the rooftop with an indoor / outdoor pool and a large sundeck ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 17, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Apartments near the best of the Gold Coast and River North

Washington Square Park

When you step outside your front door at Chestnut Place, you’re greeted by one of the most vibrant scenes in urban America. Chestnut Place is on the border of the Gold Coast and River North, with steps-to access to the best of both neighborhoods. The Magnificent Mile and Streeterville are a short walk away. If ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 17, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New apartments have Streeterville Social as a downstairs neighbor

North Water

When Streeterville Social opens at the new Loews Hotel on June 26, it’s likely to become one of the city’s most popular outdoor dining and drinking venues. Residents at North Water, the new luxury apartment tower above the Loews Hotel, will have Streeterville Social as a downstairs neighbor. The pool deck and west-facing balconies at ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 15, 2015
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Free rent at value-priced Streeterville one-bedrooms

McClurg Court

The corner one-bedrooms at McClurg Court are unusually large and, renting from just $1,832 a month, are a great value. When you take occupancy on select corner one-bedrooms on or before July 1, your first month’s rent will be free. McClurg Court is a full-amenity community in a convenient Streeterville location. Floor plans and near ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 12, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New luxury apartments with great Red Line access

New City

New City, the new apartment tower at 1457 N Halsted St, is a block from the CTA Red Line stop at North & Clybourn. Not long after residents begin moving into New City next month they’ll be able to pick up dinner at a new 82,000 square foot Mariano’s on their way home from the ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 12, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Walk-ins are welcome at River North’s Parc Huron apartments

Parc Huron

If you’ve taken your dog for a riverfront walk at Ward Park, or spent some time there tuning up your tan, you’ve probably noticed Parc Huron, the sleek apartment tower at 469 W Huron. Stop in if you’re looking for a luxury apartment in a full-amenity, pet-friendly, smoke-free community. Walk-ins are always welcome, no appointment ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 12, 2015
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Old Town, River North, Streeterville and Gold Coast apartment deals and finds, 6/11/15

McClurg Court

McClurg Court is offering the first month’s rent free when you take occupancy in select corner one-bedrooms on or before July 1. Window walls expand the space in these unusually large apartments, which rent from $1,832 a month. Floor plans and near real-time rent and availability info for McClurg Court’s studio to 2-bedroom apartments can ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 11, 2015
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rent a River North one-bedroom with 3 months free parking

Whole Foods

west77, a full-amenity boutique apartment tower at 77 W Huron in River North, has only a single apartment available for immediate occupancy. Unit 403 is a one-bedroom with a balcony renting for $2,110 a month. Free parking is included for 3 months. Additional one-bedrooms are available for early- and late-July occupancy, renting from $2,015. west77 ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 10, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New City apartments have a keystone location

New City

Residents at the New City apartments will have quick access to the best of Chicago, on foot, and by car, bike, bus and CTA train. First occupancies at New City are slated for mid-July. New City is a block from the CTA Red Line stop at Clybourn for easy access to the Gold Coast, River ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 7, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New Streeterville apartments have breathtaking views and quality finishes

View from North Water

Streeterville‘s newest apartment tower, North Water, has an enviable location that affords its residents dramatic city and lake views and steps-to-everything convenience. Add an extensive amenities suite and apartments with luxury finishes, and North Water rises to the top of your must-visit list. North Water has a variety of studio to 3-bedroom, 3-bath apartments available ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 7, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Luxury apartments in River North’s mansion district

Parc Huron

River North spans a large area and encompasses a number of distinct sub-neighborhoods. One of them is the relatively quiet pocket bounded by Orleans St, Chicago Ave, the Ohio St ramp from I-94 and the Chicago River. The area is home to multi-million dollar mansions, upscale lofts, condominium high-rises bordering Ward Park, popular restaurants and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 5, 2015