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Stylish Old Town Triangle studios near $1,000 a month

1940 N Lincoln

1940 North Lincoln is a 7-story, all-studio vintage building in the Old Town Triangle neighborhood in Lincoln Park. It was built in the 1920s and the apartments have recently undergone a stylish renovation. The apartments have wood-look floors and new kitchens and baths in a variety of finishes. Currently available studios rent for $980 to ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 22, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Rent a luxury Lincoln Park townhome at The Pointe

425-J W Dickens

The Pointe is an ideally-located luxury townhome development close to the best of everything in Lincoln Park. A south-facing 3-bedroom, 3 ½ bath home, 425-J W Dickens at The Pointe, is currently offered for rent at $6,900 a month. The home looks out onto a landscaped courtyard and has a sprawling living / dining area, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 21, 2014
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Live rent-free in Lakeview until next year

Halsted Flats

Renters have been responding enthusiastically to recent free-rent offers at Lakeview’s new Halsted Flats, the first new full-amenity apartment tower built in the neighborhood in nearly 30 years. All but one of the 1- and 3-bedroom apartments have been rented. Two-bedroom, two-bath units remain available, with a variety of views. The apartments have floor-to-ceiling windows, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 17, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Great prices and values in Lakeview East apartments

Planned Property

Planned Property owns and manages more than 3,000 apartments in prime Gold Coast, Lincoln Park and Lakeview East locations. Current availabilities include value-priced studios and one-bedrooms in contemporary mid-rise buildings in Lakeview East: 544 W Melrose. Studios from $895 to $945; one-bedroom at $1,305 537 W Melrose. One-bedroom at $1,245 450 W Melrose, One-bedrooms from ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 16, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Noah Properties condo seeks 30% price increase after 18 months

Noah Properties kitchen

This is a show we’ve seen a number of times before, and it’s generally had a happy ending for the home seller. A 3-bedroom, 2 ½ bath Noah Properties condo at 4042 N Western Ave that was purchased 18 months ago for $329,900 has just been listed for resale at $432,900. We shot the above ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 15, 2014
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Free rent offers are popular at Lakeview’s Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats has passed the 92% occupancy mark since opening this spring, a measure of the positive vibes the community has struck with Lakeview East renters. Halsted Flats is the first new full-amenity apartment tower built in the neighborhood in nearly 30 years. Renters have responded enthusiastically to Halsted Flats’ recent free-rent offers. Current incentives ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 9, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

A major makeover underway at Park Lincoln apartments

Park Lincoln

Park Lincoln, 2470 N Clark St in Lincoln Park, was acquired recently by an affiliate of Reside Living. The15-story, 140-unit apartment tower was undergoing a major makeover when I visited yesterday. The apartments are being upgraded with entirely new kitchens and baths, wood-look floors and in-unit washer / dryers. The new kitchens have granite counters, ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 8, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Video – Osaka Garden, a Chicago secret

Osaka Garden

If you live in one of Planned Property‘s more than 3,000 apartments in a prime Gold Coast, Lincoln Park or Lakeview East location you have so many interesting and delightful attractions nearby that you may never venture beyond these neighborhoods. You should, because Chicago is home to a kaleidoscopic variety of wonderful places. We love ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 7, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Halsted Flats hits 90% occupancy mark

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats has been leasing at a torrid pace since the 15-story, 269-unit luxury Lakeview apartment tower opened in the spring. Halsted Flats still has a good selection of apartments available. All of the apartments have plank flooring in living areas, high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows, in-unit washer / dryers, oversized baths, and kitchens with quartz ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 3, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Video – Tour twenty Lincoln Park apartment buildings

Lincoln Park

You can sit for half an hour at an apartment rental service waiting to repeat the information you’ve already given over the phone to a rookie agent who will put you in a car and show you to rundown, hard-to-rent apartments that may or may not be in Lincoln Park. Or you can spend half ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 2, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

MLS-listed Lincoln Park rentals up 72% year-over-year

Lincoln Park aerial view

At this time a year ago there were 138 homes and condos listed for rent in Lincoln Park ZIP Code 60614 in the local Multiple Listing Service. As of yesterday that number had soared to 237, nearly a 72% year-over-year increase. Available units in Lakeview ZIP Code 60657 increased 45% year-over-year, from 157 to 228. ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 1, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Video – a tour of Bucktown’s Holstein Park neighborhood

Holstein Park

The Holstein Park neighborhood in Bucktown is bordered on the east by Damen Ave (2000 W) and the Kennedy Expressway, on the south by Armitage Ave (2000 N), on the north by Fullerton Ave (2400 N) and on the west by Western Ave (2400 W). Holstein Park is the center of community activity. It boasts ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on September 29, 2014
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Up to 3 months free rent at new Lakeview East high-rise

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats, the new luxury apartment tower in Lakeview, is nearing full occupancy after opening this past spring. Winter is also approaching, and that translates into fewer renters in the market, and great deals for those fortunate few. Halsted Flats is offering up to three months’ free rent for 15- to 18-month leases on select ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 26, 2014
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New Roscoe Village condos sell out before completion

1908 W Belmont

Three condos are nearing completion at 1908 W Belmont Ave in Roscoe Village, but they were sold months ago. Dolyva Development builds homes with a mix of modern and traditional elements that buyers find appealing. White kitchens with large islands and granite counters are a sharp contrast to dark-stained hardwood floors. One of the developer’s ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 25, 2014
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Is demolition near at Lincoln, Belmont and Ashland?

Lincoln Belmont Ashland

Six weeks ago Chicago Real Estate Daily reported that the “Target site” in Lakeview had been sold to Novak Construction in “a possible first step toward redevelopment…” A second step appears imminent. There’s construction fencing at the north end of the site and signage from a demolition company. We first reported on plans for development ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on September 24, 2014
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Sleek new Noble Square condos from Noah Properties

1404 W Chicago Ave

Two sleek contemporary condos from hot-selling Noah Properties are available at 1404 W Chicago Ave. The south-facing 2-bedroom, 2-bath units have good natural light, two balconies, garage parking. Noah Properties‘ distinctively-styled homes and all-inclusive approach to finishes have been popular with new home buyers. Unit 2 is priced at $429,900. Unit 3, which also has ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on September 22, 2014
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Deal of the week – 3 months free rent on new Lakeview apartments

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats, the new luxury apartment tower in Lakeview, is nearing full occupancy after opening this past spring. Winter is also approaching. That translates into fewer renters in the market, and great deals for those fortunate few. Halsted Flats is offering three months’ free rent for a 15- to 18-month lease on three floor plans: ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 18, 2014
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Video – 14 new Noah Properties homes in Logan Square

2635 W Medill

A Logan Square block is about to be transformed by the construction of fourteen new single-family homes by hot-selling builder Noah Properties. The development, billed as the Artisan Collection, will have 12 homes fronting the 2600 block of tree-lined Medill St and 2 homes around the corner on Belden. The free-standing homes, pre-construction priced from ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 17, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Video – Flexhouse2 in Logan Square nears sellout, launches new phase

Flexhouse2

Ranquist Development has teamed with award-winning ISA Architects to develop Flexhouse2 in Logan Square. All but one of the rowhouses in the first two phases have been sold and Flexhouse2 has just launched its final phase of 16 homes. Flexhouse2 rowhouses are modest, efficient, urban, and cool — appealing to sustainable lifestyle choices. Rather than ...

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Posted by sponsored post on September 17, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Video – party time at Planned Property apartments

Dave & Buster's

Planned Property hosts a series of “resident appreciation events” throughout the year. They’re a great way for people to meet their neighbors while enjoying good food, drinks and a good time. Last Sunday’s event was a Bears viewing party at Dave & Buster’s, a short walk from four of Planned Property’s

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Posted by sponsored post on September 17, 2014