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Tour the over-the-top amenities at Hubbard Place in River North

Hubbard Place

Hubbard Place, a new 43-story, 450-unit apartment tower in River North, offers a lavish array of social spaces where its residents can meet each other or enjoy a quiet moment. A spacious, richly-landscaped deck hosts a pool with cabanas, BBQ grills, and a variety of “living room” areas for more intimate social gatherings. The deck ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 23, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Scenes from the unveiling party at Hubbard Place apartments

Hubbard Place party

On Thursday July 10, Hubbard Place, a new luxury apartment tower in River North, teamed up with CS Modern Luxury magazine to host a party unveiling the building’s lavish pool deck. Hundreds of people attended on a beautiful evening to meet their fellow residents and enjoy the music and refreshments, with views of Chicago’s skyline ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on July 15, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A spacious, skylit townhome in a landscaped Gold Coast oasis

1000 N State #3

Unit 3 at 1000 N State spans more than 4,000 square feet of open, sunny living area at one of the city’s most attractive locations: the intersection of State St and Oak St. The 4-bedroom, 3 ½ bath home opens from a landscaped courtyard with steps-to access to a pool that’s shared with residents of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 17, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

NIMBYs get in over their head, get hung out to dry

Medical District Apts

According to DNAinfo, the Medical District Apartments (MDA) was apparently willing to sell its two-story parking garage for the development of a Walgreens on the site. A group of townhome owners in the planned development that includes the apartments and the parking garage objected to the sale, blocking the Walgreens. MDA had allowed the townhome ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 12, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Three corner 1-bedrooms still available at K2 Apartments

K2 pool deck view

K2, the popular new luxury apartment tower in the Fulton River District, is closing in on full occupancy but studio to 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartments are still available for first-occupancy. The selection includes three Tier 17 apartments, corner one-bedrooms with balconies, high-ceilings, hardwood floors in living areas and south and west exposures from floor-to-ceiling windows. The ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 11, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Only three 08 tier studios left at K2 Apartments

K2 studio

The 08 tier at K2 Apartments, 365 N Halsted in the Fulton River District has proved popular with renters, and only 3 units remain available. The floor plan spans 596 square feet and boasts hardwood floors, an alcove sleeping area, a walk-in closet and in-unit washer / dryer. “What people love most about this home,” ...

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Posted by sponsored post on June 6, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

Regents Park apartments, 5020-5050 S Lake Shore Dr, Hyde Park / Kenwood

Regents Park Chicago

Regents Park‘s two modernist towers house 1,031 apartments at 5020-5050 S Lake Shore Dr in Hyde Park / Kenwood. Regents Park was built on the site of the former Chicago Beach Hotel, which had a private beachfront prior to the construction of South Lake Shore Drive. The hotel became 5th Army Headquarters after World War ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 3, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

South Loop luxury apartments, amenities and location at The LEX

The LEX

The LEX, 2138 S Indiana Ave in the South Loop, was built as a condominium and converted to rental apartments two years ago. The condo heritage resulted in The LEX’s having a lavish suite of amenities. A sprawling, landscaped pool deck with a grilling area serves up great views of the lake and city skyline. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 23, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Apartment spotlight – Gold Coast high-rises with pools

1120 N LaSalle

Planned Property owns and manages more than 3,000 apartments in twenty-eight Gold Coast, Lincoln Park and Lakeview buildings in prime locations. The buildings range from walk-ups to contemporary mid-rises to vintage and modern high-rises. Read on for rent and availability information at each of the buildings. Our featured buildings this week are three Gold Coast ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 23, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A designer showcase high above Oak Street Beach

1000 Lake Shore Plaza

This 2-bedroom, 2 ½ bath Gold Coast home at 1000 Lake Shore Plaza was completely redesigned by David Yustin. The home has a spectacular great room that spans a large area filled with light from south and east-facing windows. The 38th floor home is listed for sale at $1,000,000. Coldwell Banker’s Meladee Hughes is your ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 19, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

K2 Apartments enhances the city’s best dog run

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K2, the luxury apartment tower at 365 N Halsted, has only been open a year but has already initiated and completed a number of improvements. From the day it opened K2′s dog run has been a major social venue for pet-owning and pet-loving residents of the building. K2 recently expanded the seating area at the ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 15, 2014
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Rental deal of the day – Gold Coast corner 3-bedrooms

1111 N Dearborn

Three-bedroom apartments are in short supply in the Gold Coast, but Planned Property currently has several available at 1111 North Dearborn. The 3-bedroom, 2-bath homes are attractively priced from $3,100 to $3,400. The homes have space-expanding bay windows that flood them with light. Active roommates are attracted to the location for its proximity to the ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 12, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

K2 residents head for the pool in warm weather

K2 pool

The pool at K2 Apartments opened yesterday, and it didn’t take long before residents began flooding out of the building and onto the deck. Until yesterday residents could only look down on the pool’s whimsical David Hockney-esque painting or gaze at it from the resident lounges and fitness center that open onto the pool deck. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 9, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

1000 North LaSalle apartments, Gold Coast adjacent

1000 N LaSalle

1000 North LaSalle is a 9-story apartment building situated at the cusp of the River North, Old Town and Gold Coast neighborhoods. The building was completed in 1981. Barancik Conte & Associates was the architecture firm for the building. Burton Lipman Associates was the general contractor. The apartments 1000 North LaSalle has studio, 1- and ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on April 22, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

1111 North Dearborn apartments, Gold Coast

1111 N Dearborn

1111 North Dearborn is a 32-story, 286-unit, full-amenity apartment tower. The building was completed in 1981, making it the second newest rental high-rise in a true Gold Coast location. Capital Associates Development was the developer, Barancik Conte the architecture firm and Burton Lipman Associates the general contractor. The broad white verticals that typify many of ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on April 21, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Lakeview’s Halsted Flats is renting rapidly

Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted St, has reached the point where everything seems to be happening at warp speed. The first residents moved into the new high-rise just a few days ago and the building’s convertible, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments are nearly 40% leased. The lobby was completed and staffed 24/7 just ahead of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 26, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Move-ins begin at Lakeview’s Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats

The first residents will begin moving in tomorrow at Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted in Lakeview. Halsted Flats is the first new rental high-rise built in Lakeview in more than 20 years, and the only full-amenity rental building in the neighborhood. Halsted Flats has a landscaped sundeck with an outdoor pool and hot tub, a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 14, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A Gold Coast 2-bedroom with a large private terrace

100 Bellevue 3F

Private outdoor space of any size is rare and precious in Chicago’s Gold Coast high-rises. The beautifully-updated 2-bedroom, 2-bath home at 100 E Bellevue Pl boasts a private terrace that spans more than 500 square feet and can be accessed from multiple rooms. The terrace has a view out to Lake Michigan and ample space ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 11, 2014
North Side

Lakeview’s Halsted Flats apartments are almost move-in ready

Halsted Flats

The first residents will begin moving in the weekend of March 15th at Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted in Lakeview. Halsted Flats is the first new rental high-rise built in Lakeview in more than 20 years, and the only full-amenity rental building in the neighborhood. Halsted Flats has a landscaped sundeck with an outdoor pool ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 6, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The panoramic views from The LEX apartments

The LEX

The LEX, at 2138 S Indiana Ave in the South Loop, is one of the newest buildings in the neighborhood. Apartments at The LEX have condo-quality finishes, high-ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows and private outdoor space. The building has a full suite of amenities, including an outdoor pool, sundeck, fitness center, resident lounge and party room, a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 28, 2014