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Hear the Cubs fans cheer from your Lakeview balcony

Wrigley Field

If Cubs fans have anything to cheer about this season, you’ll be able to hear them from the balcony of a south– and west-facing 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartment at Lakeview’s new Halsted Flats. Step inside and close the sliding-glass doors and all will be calm and quiet. A 9th floor 2-bedroom is currently available at Halsted ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 27, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Deal of the day – Large Lakeview East one-bedrooms

500 Belmont

500 West Belmont in Lakeview East has a distinctive façade of glazed white brick with blue brick verticals. White brick had a brief heyday in the years leading up to World War I, but was little used by the time 500 West Belmont was built in the late 1960s. The blue brick color is unusual ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 24, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

A rarely-available one-bedroom at Lakeview’s Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats

The studio and one-bedroom apartments rented rapidly when Halsted Flats opened a year ago as the first new rental high-rise built in Lakeview in decades. A single one-bedroom is currently available. It’s on the 14th floor, overlooking the landscaped pool deck and serving up a view of Wrigley Field. Halsted Flats is a pet-friendly, smoke-free, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 20, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

A large, bright, top-floor Hamlin Park 2-bedroom

3044 N Oakley

The 2-bedroom, 2-bath top-floor condo at 3044 N Oakley checks all the boxes on your wish list. The home is bright and sunny, with skylit volume ceilings in the living area and master bedroom suite. There are hardwood floors, a woodburning fireplace, , in-unit washer / dryer, and a warm kitchen with an island, stainless ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 16, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Renovated apartments steps from the Lincoln Park Zoo

Zoo lion, Joeff Davis photo

If you’ve left your windows open as you drift off to sleep at Reside on Clark, you might hear the occasional faint roar. The Lincoln Park Zoo is just half a block east, and many of the park’s attractions, including the landmark Kovler Lion House, are a short walk away. Reside on Clark currently has ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 13, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

New Lakeview apartments with everything, and close to everything

Halsted Falts

Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted in Lakeview, has a full suite of amenities, including a sprawling landscaped deck with an outdoor pool, whirlpool, gas grills and multiple seating areas. Inside is a fully-equipped fitness center, a commercial-grade demonstration kitchen and a resident lounge. A rooftop dog run serves up great skyline views. Halsted Flats has ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 13, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

A sunny and sophisticated Lakeview townhome

3053 N Lakewood

The 3-bedroom, 3 ½ bath townhome at 3053 N Lakewood isn’t your typical townhome. For starters, it’s owned in fee simple, unlike townhomes with condo associations. The home is unusually wide and boasts south, east and west exposures for maximum light throughout the day. The home has multiple outdoor spaces, including a deck, a private ...

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

A 2-bedroom Lincoln Park duplex priced under $350K

1637 Wrightwood

The 2-bedroom, 2-bath duplex at 1637 W Wrightwood has all the features that buyers are seeking, a great location steps from Wrightwood Park, and a great under-$350K price. The home opens into a 20-foot high foyer that leads up to a spacious living / dining area and down to a large family room with a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 9, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Lakeview East spotlight – a sunny one-bedroom on Roscoe

532 Roscoe

Reside on Roscoe has a stunningly convenient location, at 532 W Roscoe St in a sought-after stretch of Lakeview East. The lively Broadway strip of bars, restaurants and shops is a half-block from the building. There’s a Starbucks at the corner, Ann Sather around the corner, and a Treasure Island grocery a block away. The ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 5, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Two-bedroom specials at Lakeview’s new Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats

Lakeview’s new Halsted Flats moved in its first residents a year ago and is now 95% occupied. A few choice 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartments are still available, and new residents who move in by April 1, 2015 will receive free garage parking for 12 months. Halsted Flats is a pet-friendly, smoke-free, full-amenity luxury apartment community. Management, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 5, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

A Bucktown duplex-up from hot-selling RD Precision

1821 Armitage

The top-floor duplex-up at 1821 W Armitage in Bucktown boasts the sizzle and sex-appeal that have made RD Precision one of the city’s hottest-selling developers. The home has outdoor decks off the open-plan kitchen / family room and master bedroom in addition to a large rooftop deck with great city views. The home has 3 ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 4, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Park free for a year at Lakeview’s new Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats 2-bedroom

Rent a 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartment at Lakeview’s newest high-rise, and you’ll receive free garage parking for 12 months. Apply the day of your first tour and Halsted Flats will apply its $400 admin fee to your first month’s rent. If you have two pets you’ll only be charged the $250 pet fee for one of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 3, 2015
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Today’s apartment deal – two months free parking in Lincoln Park

2630 Hampden

Planned Property is offering free parking for two months when you rent one of its jumbo studio or one-bedrooms at 2630 N Hampden Ct. The location is close to buses, shops, restaurants, bars and the park. On a day like today you’ll appreciate knowing that the City of Chicago recognized Planned Property three years in ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 2, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Sunday open house – A beautifully-updated Wrigleyville townhome

1151 Roscoe

The 3-bedroom, 2-bath townhome at 1151 W Roscoe has been updated to create large open spaces with a terrific flow and livability. The home is in the professionally-managed, well-maintained Hawthorne Court development in Wrigleyville. The kitchen has plentiful cabinet and counter space, stainless steel appliances and a granite island. It opens to ao private patio ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 30, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

New Lakeview apartments with outstanding views

Halsted Flats view

Halsted Flats is a new, full-amenity luxury apartment tower in Lakeview. We currently have a variety of available apartments with outstanding views and limited-time special offers. We have two west facing one bedroom apartments with amazing views of Wrigley Field: a junior one bedroom priced at $1,810 and the largest one bedroom floor plan priced ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 29, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Lincoln Park apartment deals and finds

Park Lincoln

Park Lincoln, the 24-story high-rise at 2470 N Clark St, has quietly been undergoing a major makeover of its common areas and apartments. The revamped convertible and one-bedroom apartments have entirely new kitchens and baths, wood-look floors and in-unit washer / dryers. The new kitchens have granite counters, glass tile backsplashes, under-cabinet lighting, under-mount sinks ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 28, 2015
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Today’s Lakeview apartment deal – a year’s free parking

Halsted Flats

Residents of Halsted Flats, the new, full-amenity, pet-friendly high-rise at 3740 N Halsted St, enjoy a convenience that’s uncommon in Lakeview apartments:: on-site garage parking. Finding any parking space is often a frustrating, time-consuming venture in the neighborhood, and a nightmarish one when the snow falls. Halsted Flats is currently offering new 2-bedroom renters 12 ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 22, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

New Lakeview apartments in a walk-to-everything location

Halsted Flats

Residents at Halsted Flats have a 7-minute stroll to Wrigley Field and a 7-minute walk to the softball fields, tennis courts and golf course along the lakefront. Dozens of bars are nearby when beer pong is the sport of choice. Whole Foods and Walmart Express are a few minutes’ walk away to feed a group ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 15, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Sunny courtyard apartments a block from Lincoln Park

Reside on Irving Park

Reside on Irving Park is a recently-renovated courtyard building in Lakeview, a block west of Lincoln Park. The classic brick and limestone building boasts a beautifully landscaped, gated courtyard. Large windows flood light into the 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments, many of which feature decorative fireplaces, built-ins and private, sheltered balconies. The apartments have hardwood ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 14, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Apartments near where Lincoln Park and Lakeview meet

Clark & Diversey

Clark St, Broadway St and Diversey Pkwy intersect at the border of Lincoln Park and Lakeview. The location 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 ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 13, 2015