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55 East Erie Condominiums, 55 E Erie St

55 East Erie

55 East Erie is a 56-story, 214-unit condominium tower in Chicago’s River North neighborhood. When 55 East Erie was completed in 2004 it surpassed Lake Point Tower as the tallest all-residential high-rise in Chicago, and the building’s website still accords it that status. It has since been overtaken by 340 on the Park, Legacy and ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on August 4, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

544 West Melrose apartments, Lakeview East

544 W Melrose

544 West Melrose is a 90-unit, 5-story contemporary elevator building completed in 1972 in the Lakeview East neighborhood. The apartments 544 West Melrose has studio and 1-bedroom apartments. Late in May of 2014 available studio rents ranged from $920 to $960 and one-bedrooms from $1,220 to $1,240. Floor plans are accessible online. The apartments have ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 2, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

2756 North Pine Grove apartments, 2756 N Pine Grove Ave, Lincoln Park

2756 N Pine Grove

2756 North Pine Grove is an 11-story, 176-unit vintage high-rise at the corner of Diversey and Pine Grove on the border of Lakeview and Lincoln Park. The Beaux Arts building was completed in 1925. Ground-level commercial uses include a dry cleaners and the soon-to-open Yolk restaurant. The building’s unusual composition has a 3-story limestone base ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 11, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

2850 North Sheridan apartments, 2850 N Sheridan Rd, Lakeview

2850 North Sheridan

2850 North Sheridan is a 12-story, 208-unit vintage high-rise at 2850 N Sheridan Rd on the cusp of the Lakeview and Lincoln Park neighborhoods. The Beaux Arts building was completed in 1927 and has been known over time as the Parc Lane Apartments, Sheridan-Surf Apartments and Diversey Harbor Apartments. It has a limestone base, a ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 7, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Trio apartments, 670 W Wayman St, Fulton River District

Trio

Trio is a 100-unit, 20-story luxury apartment tower at 670 W Wayman St in Chicago’s Fulton River District. The building has a 185-space parking garage. Trio takes its name from the fact that it’s part of a three-building complex that also includes two 7-story mid-rises. The complex was built as condos, and the tower was ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 19, 2013
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

100 West Chestnut apartments, 100 W Chestnut St, Near North Side

100 W Chestnut

100 West Chestnut is a 280-unit, 30-story apartment high-rise on Chicago’s Near North Side. 100 West Chestnut was completed in 1983, a year after Chestnut Place, its fraternal twin to the east. Two stories of darker brick define the building’s base, and shades of lighter-colored brick alternate on the upper floors along with alternating window ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 10, 2013
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

River North Park apartments, 320 W Illinois St, River North

River North Park

River North Park is a 24-story, 399-unit apartment tower at 320 W Illinois St in River North. The building includes ground-level retail space and a 201-car garage with a landscaped area above it bordered on three sides by townhome-style apartments. The building was completed in 1986 and was originally named Orleans Court. Irving Marken was ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 16, 2013