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429 West Melrose apartments, Lakeview East

429 W Melrose

429 West Melrose is a 3-story vintage six-flat apartment building in the Lakeview East neighborhood. The building was built in 1910. The apartments 429 West Melrose has 2- and 3-bedroom apartments with either 1 or 2 baths. In mid-November of 2014 2-bedrooms rented from $2,370 and 3-bedrooms from $2,694. Floor plans are available online. The ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 26, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

The Belmont by Reside Flats, 425 W Belmont Ave, Lakeview East

425 W Belmont

The Belmont by Reside Flats is a 3-story, 29-unit vintage apartment building at 425 W Belmont Ave in Chicago’s Lakeview East neighborhood. The building is instantly recognizable by the brick piers and large balconies fronting Belmont Ave. The building has undergone a complete renovation following its recent acquisition by an affiliate of Reside Living. The ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 25, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

A Lofts at River East update

Lofts at River East

The Lofts at River East recently sent us photo-realistic renderings of the building’s lobby and apartment finishes. The renderings illustrate a sophisticated lobby and apartments with elements of the classic loft aesthetic: large windows, high ceilings, wood floors and ceilings, and exposed heavy timber columns and beams. The 285-unit Streeterville loft conversion is targeting early ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 24, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Reside at Belmont Harbor apartments, 426 W Belmont Ave, Lakeview East

426 W Belmont

Reside at Belmont Harbor is a 13-story, 98-unit vintage apartment building at 426 W Belmont Ave in Chicago’s Lakeview East neighborhood. The building was completed in 1927. It was designed by Robert S. DeGolyer & Co, a firm that’s been said to have had “a remarkable design vocabulary.” The façade of the building illustrates this ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 24, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

A sunny, vintage one-bedroom in the Southport Corridor

1304 Waveland

The one-bedroom condo at 1304 W Waveland in the Southport Corridor has a large, light-filled living room with a bay window, and a separate dining room adjacent to a sunroom that could be a second bedroom. The 1,137 square foot home has fabulous original vintage detailing, including a rusticated brick fireplace and a finely-carved hutch ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 21, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Belmont by Reside apartments, 3170 N Sheridan Rd, Lakeview East

3170 N Sheridan

Belmont by Reside is a 14-story, 341-unit vintage apartment building at 3170 N Lake Shore St in Chicago’s Lakeview East neighborhood. The building was completed in 1923. It was designed by Fugard & Knapp, a prolific architecture firm whose commissions included three of the luxury buildings on East Lake Shore Drive. The apartments Belmont by ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 21, 2014
DealsChicagoDowntown / Loop

Today’s apartment deal – Free rent at Chestnut Tower

Chestnut Tower

Chestnut Tower, a relatively new building in River North, has been undergoing a makeover. The new sundeck has a variety of seating areas, prairie landscaping, gas grills, and flat-screen TVs. It’s also a showcase for the panoramic views that residents enjoy from their apartments. Newly-renovated studios start at $1,755, 1-bedrooms at $1,975, 2-bedroom, 2-baths at ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 20, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Pet-friendlier new West Loop apartments

Mary Bartelme Park

Chicago has become a city of pet lovers in recent years and new apartment buildings have rushed to welcome pet owners by including a dog run in their amenities package. Circa 922, a new full-amenity building in the West Loop, will have an outdoor dog run and an unusual pet-pampering bonus: an indoor dog grooming ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 20, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

New Bridgeport homes expand a successful community

Lexington Square

Several months ago Lexington Square‘s third phase launched 20 new rowhomes and the second phase of Lexington Place began the sale of 19 new single-family homes. The new homes reflect the expansion of a successful community that has drawn scores of value-conscious buyers to a location steps from Bridgeport‘s popular Donovan Park. The Lexington Square ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 20, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Reside on Wellington, 510 W Wellington Ave, Lakeview East

Reside on Wellington

Reside on Wellington is a 90-unit apartment complex at 510 W Wellington Ave in Lakeview East. 510 W Wellington was originally a 26-room home built in 1900 and designed by W.A. Otis. The home was the Chicago residence of Frederic A. Delano, an uncle of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. It was purchased in the early 1920s ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 20, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Reside on Roscoe apartments, 532 W Roscoe St, Lakeview East

Reside on Roscoe

Reside on Roscoe is a 5-story, 70-unit contemporary elevator building at 532 W Roscoe St in the Lakeview East neighborhood a block from Lake Shore Drive. It was built in 1970. The property was substantially renovated after being acquired by an affiliate of Reside Living. The apartments Reside on Roscoe has a mix of studio ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 19, 2014
ChicagoNorthwest Side

Sleek new townhomes near Logan Square attractions

3634 W George

The six new 3-bedroom, 2 ½ bath townhomes at 3634 W George St are an essay in sophisticated design at an affordable price. The latest offering from PNC Development boasts a sleek high-style interior with warm timber accents, high ceilings and large sliding-door windows that open to a spacious patio / green space. The first ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 18, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Reside on Stratford apartments, 525 W Stratford Pl, Lakeview East

525 W Stratford

Reside on Stratford is a 5-story, 59-unit contemporary elevator building at 525 W Stratford Pl in the Lakeview East neighborhood a block from Lake Shore Drive. It was built in 1970. The apartments Reside on Stratford has a mix of studio apartments ranging in size from 349 to 448 square feet and 1-bedroom apartments that ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 18, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

A new, unconventional North Center home on a wide lot

3726 Claremont

The 6-bedroom, 4 ½ bath home at 3726 N Claremont is on a wide North Center lot directly opposite the sought-after Bell School. The newly-built home has every feature you’d expect in a luxury single-family priced just under $2.4M. What you won’t expect until you see the home is the unconventional use of steel and ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 17, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Reside on Pine Grove apartments, 3610 N Pine Grove, Lakeview East

3610 N Pine Grove

Reside on Pine Grove is a 5-story, 48-unit contemporary elevator building at 3610 N Pine Grove Ave in the Lakeview East neighborhood a block from Lake Shore Drive. It was built in the early 1970s. The apartments Reside on Pine Grove has a mix of studio apartments ranging in size from 348 to 420 square ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 17, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The transit-oriented luxury apartments at K2

K2

A walk-to-everything location was the main draw for many of the residents at K2, the new luxury apartment community in the Fulton River District. Others, including couples and roommates who work in widely separated locations, revel in K2′s status as a transit-oriented development. Residents who commute by car will appreciate K2′s quick access to the ...

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

Video – Tour a one-bedroom plus den at Streeter Place apartments

Streeter Place

Streeter Place is a full-amenity luxury apartment tower in a convenient Streeterville location close to shopping, dining, nightlife, Northwestern Hospitals and Navy Pier. The spacious apartments at Streeter Place have in-unit washer / dryers and kitchens with granite counters, ample cabinets, gas ranges, dishwashers and built-in microwaves. Currently available studios rent from $1,520 to $1,792, ...

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

Reside at 823 apartments, 823 W Buena, Buena Park

823 W Buena

Reside at 823 is a 4-story, 44-unit apartment building at 823 W Buena in the heart of the Buena Park neighborhood in Uptown. The first floor front of the brick building, which was built in the 1920s, has an elaborate terra cotta façade. The motif of fluted columns and fleur-de-lis is repeated in the interior ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 14, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The restaurant scene near Circa 922 is adding flame-grilled chicken

Circa 922

When residents begin moving into the new Circa 922 apartments at 922 W Washington in the West Loop they won’t lack for nearby restaurants. There are dozens of outstanding dining venues within a few minutes’ walk of the building. Chicago Real Estate Daily is reporting that Nando’s Peri-Peri will be opening on Randolph Street’s restaurant ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 13, 2014
ChicagoFar North

Reside at 849 apartments, 849 W Buena, Buena Park

Reside at 849

Reside at 849 is a 4-story, 61-unit courtyard building at 849 W Buena in the heart of the Buena Park neighborhood in Uptown. The yellow-brick building, built in the 1920s, is notable for its rhythmic array of bay windows looking out onto a landscaped courtyard. Reside at 849 has undergone substantial renovation since its acquisition ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 13, 2014