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Lakeview’s Halsted Flats is more than 70% leased

Halsted Flats deck

A scant four months after moving in its first residents, Halsted Flats is more than 70% leased. That’s a torrid pace for a new apartment tower, and a reflection of the excitement that’s accompanied the first new rental high-rise in Lakeview in three decades. Visit Halsted Flats’ floor plan page and mouse up and down ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 25, 2014
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Apartment deal of the day – a pet-friendly Lincoln Park one-bedroom

2756 Pine Grove

The 176-unit, 11-story vintage high-rise at 2756 North Pine Grove, close to the park in Lincoln Park, has a variety of renovated one- and two-bedroom apartments. A renovated one-bedroom with hardwood floors and a separate dining area is currently available for $1,325 a month. Vintage touches in the apartment include crown and picture frame moldings. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 25, 2014
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A very special duplex loft on a quiet Lakeview street

1318 W George

1318 W George is a former warehouse renovated into a boutique loft condominium with seven distinctly different homes open from a second-floor courtyard. Unit 2B has a soaring living area that’s ideal for entertaining. The up-to-date kitchen has a large island and stainless steel appliances. The home has a large master suite, a second-level bedroom, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 21, 2014
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Tour the new luxury apartments at Webster Square in Lincoln Park

Webster Square sundeck

Webster Square is the first new construction apartment building in Lincoln Park in decades. Webster Square boasts a top-tier location at 558 W Webster Ave, steps from the best of everything in Lincoln Park. Oz Park and Mrs Green’s Natural Market are directly across the street. Buses at the corner connect to downtown and to ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 21, 2014
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Rent an apartment and donate to the Lakeview Pantry

Lakeview Pantry

You need a new apartment, and many Chicago residents need help with food, especially in the summer months when children are out of school. When you become a new resident at one of Planned Property‘s apartments this July and August, Planned will donate a portion of your rent to the Lakeview Pantry to help meet ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 18, 2014
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Forty acres and a mull in Lincoln Park

Finkl Steel aerial

Crain’s Chicago Real Estate Daily reported yesterday on a meeting hosted by North Branch Works to mull the future of a 40-acre stretch of Lincoln Park. The location, from the Chicago River north to Webster Ave, includes the former Guttmann Tannery, Finkl Steel and A. Lakin & Sons sites and is included in a Planned ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on July 17, 2014
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An impressive new Lincoln Park home by RD Precision

2455 N Greenview

RD Precision homes have been selling pre-completion, attracting buyers with a rich mix of standard features and impressive craftsmanship. The homes have open floor plans, high ceilings, extravagantly large windows, spacious kitchens with high-end appliances, oversized islands and floor-to-ceiling cabinetry. The most striking features of an RD Precision home are the custom stonework and details ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 17, 2014
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The shockingly good views from Webster Square

Webster Square view

One of the expected trade-offs for living on a pedestrian-friendly street in the lower-density parts of Lincoln Park is giving up skyline views. If that’s your expectation, you’re likely to be shocked when you step out on the sundeck at Webster Square. The views are sweeping, and they’re extraordinary, even at mid-day on a mostly ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on July 16, 2014
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The everyday convenience of Halsted Flats apartments

Whole Foods

When you visit Halsted Flats, the new luxury apartment tower in Lakeview East, you’re likely to be impressed by the building’s extensive amenities and its feature-laden apartments, and overlook the basic needs of day-to-day living. Don’t worry. Whole Foods is just down the block on Halsted, and Walgreen’s and Walmart are just around the corner ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 16, 2014
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Updated Lakeview East studios and 1-bedrooms steps from everything

500 West Belmont

500 West Belmont is a contemporary elevator building with large apartments. The apartments have updated kitchens and baths, a choice of laminate or wood-look flooring, great closet space and available parking. The Lakeview East location is close to the lake, the Broadway restaurant and bar strip and convenient to public transportation. Book an appointment online ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 11, 2014
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A Lakeview East 3-bedroom with everything on your wish list

416 Briar

This 3-bedroom, 2-bath vintage condo at 416 W Briar Pl is on a tree-lined Lakeview East street close to the park and public transportation. The spacious, extra-wide home is in a 4-unit boutique building. It has all of the features that buyers want but so rarely find in homes in this location: 2-car parking, central ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 10, 2014
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An updated look at a sold-out Montana Row

Montana Row

New construction homes in viable neighborhoods by builders with a track record have been selling before completion during the past several years. When we last looked in on Montana Row, 25-foot wide rowhomes in the 1500 block of Montana in Lincoln Park, only one of the fourteen homes remained available for sale. All of the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on July 7, 2014
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Broadway and Melrose, a great Chicago intersection

Melrose

The intersection of Broadway and Belmont is in the heart of Lakeview East. Walk north or south and Broadway is a rich feast of bars, restaurants, theaters, grocery shopping, national chain stores and colorful, locally-owned independents. The Melrose Restaurant anchors the intersection. It’s a neighborhood institution that’s open 24/7 365 days a year and reportedly ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 7, 2014
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Chicago Pride Parade 2014, the view from Halsted Flats

Pride Parade

Halsted Flats is the first new rental high-rise built in Lakeview in nearly 30 years – and it’s the only luxury, full-amenity apartment tower in the neighborhood. One of Halsted Flats’ seasonal amenities is a great view of Chicago’s annual Pride Parade, which passes just outside the building. The parade is just one of many ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 30, 2014
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Halsted Flats has a great view of the Pride Parade

Halsted St

Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted in Lakeview East, has a full suite of amenities, including a sprawling landscaped pool deck with whirlpool, BBQ grills and multiple seating areas, a rooftop dog run, a fitness center, a resident lounge and a commercial-grade demonstration kitchen. Come Sunday, however, residents of the rapidly-renting new building are likely to ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 27, 2014
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Lakeview East studios for under $1,000

537 West Melrose

Planned Property owns and manages more than 3,000 apartments in prime Gold Coast, Lincoln Park and Lakeview East locations. Current availabilities include studios in the following Lakeview East buildings for under $1,000: 536 W Addison, $925-$940 537 W Melrose, $955-$995 1049 W Oakdale, $950 3510 N Pine Grove, $905-$930 455 W Wellington, $930-$955 Book an ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 24, 2014
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Enjoy the best of Lakeview at the new Halsted Flats apartments

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted, is the first new rental high-rise to be built in Lakeview in nearly 30 years. It 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 ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 19, 2014
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A first look inside the Flexhouse2 model

Flexhouse2

Flexhouse2 held its model grand opening late yesterday afternoon and one of the well-attended event’s main attractions was the model’s master suite, which occupies the entire top floor of the home. The oversized master bath has a large window and two entrances. A large walk-in closet, additional closets and a spacious master bedroom complete the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 13, 2014
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Tour dozens of Lakeview East apartments in less than an hour

Joeff Davis photo

You can spend less than an hour touring some of Lakeview East’s best apartment buildings in YoChicago videos. Or you can waste 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 rundown, ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 13, 2014
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Model grand opening at nearly sold-out Flexhouse2

Flexhouse2

If you’ve been paying attention to the market for new condos in the city you’ve doubtless noted that quality infill projects from established developers have been selling out prior to their completion. Ranquist Development’s Flexhouse2, for example, has only three rowhomes still available at 2640 N Ridgeway in Logan Square. One of those units is ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 11, 2014