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ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New South Loop condos nearing first occupancy

1345 S Wabash

1345 Wabash, the first new condo high-rise built in Chicago in years, is about a month away from welcoming its first occupants to a prime South Loop location. The 2-bedroom, 2-bath plus den unit pictured in this post is mirrored on opposite sides of the building on floors 4 and 5. All of the units ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 27, 2015
DealsChicagoNorth Side

Look, lease and save at Lakeview’s Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats

Two northwest corner one-bedrooms are currently available at the new Halsted Flats luxury high-rise in Lakeview. The units rent at $2,234 and $2,444. The bedroom has dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows on two sides, flooding the space with light. You need to be there to feel the full impact of the windows. One of the available one-bedrooms ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 26, 2015
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

West Loop apartment deals about to do a disappearing act

Circa 922

The West Loop‘s Circa 922 is offering deals on the few apartments that remain available at the new high-rise. For 14-month leases that begin prior to May 15, Circa 922 is offering 2 months’ free rent on studios, a month free on one-bedrooms and one-and-a-half free months on two-bedrooms. Circa 922 is a full-amenity, pet-friendly, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 25, 2015
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

K2 Apartments, surrounded by Chicago’s hottest neighborhoods

K2

The Fulton River District, home to Carnivale, Paramount Room, The Dawson, La Scarola, Piccolo Sogno, Emmit’s Irish Pub and a host of other restaurants and bars, is also where you’ll find K2 Apartments. The Fulton River District is bordered by Chicago’s hottest neighborhoods: the West Loop, River West, River North and the Loop. K2 has ...

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

New Streeterville studios with spectacular lake views

North Water

The just-opened North Water apartment tower in Streeterville has a tier of east-facing studios with views of Lake Michigan. The studios are on the 16th through 45th floors, accommodating a variety of view preferences. Rent ranges upwards from $1,798 a month. The apartments have hardwood floors, floor-to-ceiling windows and in-unit washer-dryers. Kitchens have quartz countertops, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 24, 2015
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

New high-amenity apartments steps from Millennium Park

73 East Lake

73 East Lake, a new luxury apartment tower in the Loop, boasts an amenities package that rivals the offerings in much larger buildings. The convertible, 1- and 2-bedroom apartments at 73 East Lake also stand out. They’re spacious and have very livable floor plans, designer finishes and built-in desks. Convertible apartments span 682 to 695 ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 24, 2015
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Free rent at new West Loop apartments

JeffJack

JeffJack, a new luxury apartment tower, has an attractive close-to-everything West Loop location east of the expressway. JeffJack is leasing up rapidly and is currently offering a month’s free rent on 1- and 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartments with a loft aesthetic and highly-functional floor plans. JeffJack is a full-amenity, pet-friendly community. Floor plans are available online, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 24, 2015
ChicagoSouth Side

Bridgeport single-families nearly sold out, rowhomes available

Lexington Square

Lexington Place 2 is nearing a sellout, with only two of 19 new single-family homes remaining available. The classic Chicago-style single-family homes range in size from 3 to 6 bedrooms and offer either 2 ½ or 3 ½ baths. They’re base-priced from $519,990. Lexington Square 3, the third phase of the successful rownhome development, still ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 23, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New apartments near the best of the West Loop

Whole Foods

The West Loop spans quite a bit of territory and encompasses sizzling growth in jobs, restaurants and night life. If you want to be near the best of what’s happening in the neighborhood, you’ll head for the new Circa 922 apartments before they’ve all been rented. If you’re visiting on or after next Wednesday, March ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 20, 2015
North Side

Plan ahead if you want to rent at Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats has been a flat-out success since it opened just over a year ago as the only full-amenity rental high-rise in Lakeview. Only one apartment is available for immediate occupancy and only a few become available in April. You have more options if you’re looking for May 1, occupancy. If history is any guide, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 20, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A partial tour of 73 East Lake’s vast amenities

73 East Lake

I visited 73 East Lake, a new apartment tower in the Loop, yesterday and toured the amenities and several furnished models. The grand lobby is colorful and looks out on Lake St. The building has 24/7 door staff and on-site leasing and management staff directly off the lobby. Today’s post is a partial look at ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on March 19, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

New Wrigleyville studios on Broadway

3838 Broadway

3838 North Broadway has just undergone a complete renovation. The first occupants are about to begin moving into the stylish new studio apartments. They’ll enjoy wood-look floors, high ceilings, sunny interiors and kitchens with granite counters and a stainless steel appliance package that includes a dishwasher and built-in microwave. 3838 North Broadway has a fitness ...

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

Commute from JeffJack apartments by water taxi

Chicago Water Taxi

The West Loop‘s new Jeff Jack apartments are just a few minutes’ walk from water taxi docking stations on the Chicago River. Chicago Water Taxi commuter service begins March 30, and Shoreline starts in May. Destinations include LaSalle St, Michigan Ave, Navy Pier, North Ave and Chinatown. Water taxi fares may just be the best ...

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

Streeterville’s newest apartment tower is now open

North Water

There’s a special appeal to renting a never lived-in apartment. Everything is fresh and new, and waiting for your personal touch. The experience is even more special when you’re one of the first-movers and can select from among a building’s most desirable apartments. North Water, a stunning 52-story tower, opened recently in Streeterville and the ...

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

Sneak peek at a furnished model at 1345 Wabash

1345 S Wabash

Two furnished models at 1345 Wabash are prepping for their first viewings, a milestone in the completion of the South Loop‘s newest condo tower. 1345 Wabash will welcome its first occupants in the spring of this year. One of the furnished models is a tier 05 one-bedroom. The home has 10-foot high ceilings that are ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 17, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

3838 North Broadway apartments, Lakeview

3838 Broadway

3838 North Broadway is a 140-unit, 6-story apartment building in the Wrigleyville area of Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood. The building has ground-floor retail space. The length of the yellow brick building’s span is emphasized by a strong limestone band above the first level, and scaled down by ornamented vertical columns at the first and second levels ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on March 16, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

The dense and diverse dining scene near Evanston’s E2 Apartments

Dixie Kitchen

Residents at the new E2 Apartments who set out to sample a different downtown Evanston restaurant each day will spend several months completing their rounds. Evanston’s dining scene is dense and diverse and, as you’d expect, it has some venues that have been popular for years. Dixie Kitchen is one of them, and it just ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 16, 2015
North suburbsPark Ridge

New Park Ridge Place townhomes excel at convenience

Downtown Park Ridge

What’s great about living in Park Ridge? Great schools and convenient access to shopping, parks, forest preserves, transportation, downtown Chicago and O’Hare Airport are just a few of the attractions that draw people to Park Ridge. At Park Ridge Place Lexington Homes, one of Chicagoland’s most experienced builders, is crafting just 16 townhomes that will ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 16, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

At North Water apartments, beauty is more than skin deep

North Water

If you’ve been anywhere near the river in downtown Chicago recently you’ve noticed a new addition to the skyline. The striking blue façade of the 52-story North Water apartment tower gives the building pride of place in vistas along the river. It’s a worthy complement to the architectural icons that line the river. Viewed from ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 13, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Live in Lincoln Park for $811 a month

2525 N Clark

If you want to join the hot trend to micro-living or just have a convenient in-town, Reside at 2525, a 2-story vintage building with Starbucks on the ground level, has a renovated studio available at a rare price point for Lincoln Park: $811 a month, including all utilities except for electric and cable. The apartment ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 13, 2015