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Rent a new Evanston townhome with high-rise amenities

E2 townhome

The new E2 Apartments in downtown Evanston has a variety of studio to 3-bedroom single-level floor plans and 3-bedroom, 2 ½ and 3 ½ bath tri-level townhomes. The townhomes front Central Street, and open to a welcoming foyer. The homes have hardwood floors, large windows and high ceilings. Kitchens have ample cabinet and counter space, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 15, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

New luxury apartments close to Northwestern University

E2 model

Students and faculty at Northwestern University’s Evanston campus will savor the close-to-campus location of the new E2 Apartments, and they’ll also enjoy the dozens of nearby restaurants, the great local and national retail scene nearby, and Metra and CTA service to downtown Chicago. E2 has a mix of brand new studio to 3-bedroom apartments and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 6, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

New apartments in a great Chicago neighborhood – downtown Evanston

Eq

If you’re looking for a new luxury apartment in a vibrant urban neighborhood with an easy commute to downtown Chicago, check out E2 Apartments in downtown Evanston. Evanston is Chicago’s closest-to-downtown North Shore suburb, but it’s not your stereotypical suburb. Downtown Evanston boasts scores of restaurants and bars, theaters, and pedestrian-friendly streets with an eclectic ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 30, 2015
North ShoreWinnetka

Open Sunday in Winnetka – a Greeley School 4-bedroom

756 Foxdale Winnetka

756 Foxdale is a home with a lot of charm and character. The home has 4 bedrooms, 3 ½ baths and first-floor and lower-level family rooms. Front and rear sunrooms and a separate dining room are some of the spaces that enable residents to host friends while other household members go about their activities. The ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 20, 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 ShoreEvanston

Evanston’s E2 Apartments welcomes its first residents

E2 lobby

The first residents moved into E2, the new apartment tower in downtown Evanston, over the past weekend. Developers Randy and Steve Fifield refer to E2 as “uber-luxury,” a tag that’s backed up by the most extensive amenities suite in any North Shore apartment community and by E2′s high level of apartment finishes and resident services. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 4, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

What brokers like about Evanston’s new E2 Apartments

E2

Real estate brokers toured the new E2 Apartments in Evanston a few days ago, and they were enthusiastic about what they saw. Most of the brokers focused their praise on E2′s extensive amenities, while others were impressed by the architecture and the apartment layouts. The positive reviews from real estate professionals are an indication that ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 2, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

First look – the designer models at E2 in Evanston

E2

E2, Evanston’s newest and largest apartment community, is poised to welcome its first residents early next month. The leasing office opened last week and we stopped by on Friday for a tour of the interior amenities and three furnished models designed by Evanston-based Morgante Wilson Architectscts. We’ll spare you an encounter with our sub-par talents ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 17, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

A quick tour of Evanston’s new E2 Apartments

E2 Evanston

The 356-unit E2 apartment towers in downtown Evanston will welcome their first residents early next month. E2 is the largest apartment complex in Evanston, and it’s the only new one slated to open this year. E2 has the most extensive suite of amenities in Evanston, and is one of only two buildings in Evanston to ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 16, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

Short-term furnished apartments at AMLI Evanston

Suite Home Chicago

AMLI Evanston is a new, mixed-use, amenity-rich apartment and retail complex. The building has Dollop Coffee on-site, Firehouse Grill across the street, and good proximity to bars, restaurants, grocery shops, downtown Evanston and the Northwestern campus. Suite Home Chicago‘s fully-furnished, short-term apartments at AMLI Evanston set up with everything you need to feel at home ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 26, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, The Judson, 1243 Judson Ave

1243 Judson Evanston

The Judson is a 3-story, 19-unit vintage apartment building at 1243 Judson Ave in Evanston. The Judson was built in 1909 and has been recently remodeled. The building is an Evanston landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The apartments 1243 Judson has a mix of 2- and 3-bedroom apartments. Some ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 1, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, The John Evans, 1600 Hinman Ave

John Evans Evanston

The John Evans is a 4- and 5-story, 85-unit vintage courtyard building at 1600 Hinman Ave in Evanston. The John Evans was built in 1929. The 5th floor, on the western and southern wings of the building, was a later addition. Northwestern’ University’s original building was located on the site of the building, which is ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 1, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, 1303 Maple Ave

1303 Maple Evanston

1303 Maple is a 3-story, 52-unit vintage courtyard apartment building at 1303 Maple Ave in Evanston. 1303 Maple was built in 1924 and has been recently remodeled. The apartments 1303 Maple has a mix of studio, 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments, all with a single bath. Floor plans are available online. In late-December 2014 rents ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 1, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, 1501 Maple Ave

1501 Maple Evanston

Maple Grove is an 8-story, 70-unit contemporary apartment building at 1501 Maple Ave in Evanston. The T-shaped building was built in 1966 and has since been renovated. The building’s front façade has been replaced, giving it a crisper, more modern look. The apartments Maple Grove has a mix of studio, 1-, 2-bedroom, 2-bath and 3-bedroom, ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 31, 2014
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, 2121 Ridge, 2121 Ridge Ave

2121 Ridge

2121 Ridge is a 3-story, 30-unit vintage courtyard apartment building at 2121 Ridge Ave in Evanston. 2121 Ridge was built in 1924. The apartments 2121 Ridge has a mix of 2- and 3-bedroom apartments, all with a single bath.. Floor plans are available online. As of late-December 2014 2-bedrooms rented from $1,745 and 3-bedrooms from ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 30, 2014
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, Main Station, 855 Hinman Ave

Main Station Evanston

Main Station is an 8-story, 120-unit apartment building built in 1952 at 855 Hinman Ave in Evanston. The apartments Main Station has seven different floor plans of 1-bedroom apartments ranging in size from 650 to 725 square feet. Floor plans are available online. In late-December 2014 rents ranged from $1,077 to $1,499. Furnished apartments are ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 30, 2014
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, 2247 Ridge, 2247 Ridge Ave

2247 Ridge

2247 Ridge is a 3-story, 37-unit vintage apartment building at 2247 Ridge Ave in Evanston. The brick and limestone 2247 Ridge was built in 1923 and boasts an unusually large, park-like courtyard. The apartments 2247 Ridge has a mix of 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments, all with a single bath.. Floor plans are available online. ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 30, 2014
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartments – YoChicago’s list and reviews

Downtown Evanston aerial view

We’ve just published the first draft of our at-a-glance list of Evanston apartments in a Google spreadsheet. Use the scroll bar at the bottom of the spreadsheet to see additional columns. The list is a work in progress, and is far from complete. It does at this point include every major apartment complex built in ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 29, 2014
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, Central Station, 1730 Central St

Central Station Evanston

Central Station is a new 4-story, 80-unit apartment complex built in 2013 at 1730 Central St in Evanston. The project has ground-level retail space. Dodge Capital and M&R Development co-developed the project on the site formerly occupied by the Evanston Theater. Central Station takes its name from the nearby Central St Metra station, which is ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 29, 2014
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, 618 Hinman Ave

618 Hinman

618 Hinman is a 3-story, 25-unit vintage apartment building at 618 Hinman Ave in Evanston. It was built in 1915. The apartments 618 Hinman has a mix of 1- and 2-bedroom, 1-bath apartments. Floor plans are available online. The apartments have hardwood floors, crown moldings and ceiling fans. Some of the apartments have sun rooms ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 29, 2014