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River North’s best apartment towers – shopping

900 N Michigan shops

Earlier posts in our series on the best apartment towers in River North spotlighted the buildings with the best views, the most convenient grocery shopping, the best access to public transit, parks and beaches , the expressway grid, the most nearby dining and nightlife, and the shortest walking distance to the Loop. The densest concentration ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 4, 2013
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

River North’s best apartment towers – parks and beaches

Oak Street Beach

Earlier posts in our series on the best apartment towers in River North spotlighted the buildings with the best views, the most convenient grocery shopping and the best access to public transit. It’s worthwhile noting that River North does not enjoy great access to Chicago’s public parks and beaches compared to other neighborhoods. Most of ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 27, 2013
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The Chicagoan apartments, 750 N Rush St, River North

The Chicagoan

The Chicagoan, 750 N Rush St, is a 37-story, 221-unit apartment tower in Chicago’s River North neighborhood. The property includes 164 parking spaces and ground-level retail space. The Chicagoan was completed in 1990, marking the beginning of a drought of new apartment construction that lasted well into the 90s. Draper and Kramer was the developer ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 14, 2013
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

What’s for rent in River North, including a 3-bedroom penthouse

The Chicagoan

A rare 2,216 square foot 3-bedroom, 3-bath penthouse at The Chicagoan, 750 N Rush, became available during the past week. I was in that unit back in 1990 while it was still being completed, and recall a dramatic 2-story living room with a loft area. The view is similar to the view below, shot from ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 22, 2013