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Enjoy the best of River North at OneEleven Apartments

OneEleven

Chicago’s River North neighborhood has a well-deserved reputation as having a varied and exciting dining and nightlife scene, and luxury apartments that offer a short walk to Loop offices. Residents of OneEleven Apartments, the new luxury apartment tower in the Loop, enjoy a short walk to many of River North’s most popular dining and nightlife ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 22, 2015
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Furnished luxury apartments at The Shoreham at Lakeshore East

Shoreham

The Shoreham is a full-service, high-amenity luxury apartment tower in Lakeshore East, a self-contained community just east of the Loop. Suite Home Chicago offers furnished corporate apartments at The Shoreham with everything you need to feel at home, and hotel-like services to ensure your comfort. Join YoChicago for a tour of The Shoreham and of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 21, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Furnished luxury apartments at The Tides at Lakeshore East

The Tides

The Tides is a full-service, high-amenity luxury apartment tower in Lakeshore East, a self-contained community just east of the Loop. Suite Home Chicago offers furnished corporate apartments at The Tides with everything you need to feel at home, and hotel-like services to ensure your comfort. Join YoChicago for a tour of a spectacular, 50th floor ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 20, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Everyone has a river view at the new OneEleven Apartments

OneEleven view

Residents who opt for a south-facing city view at the new OneEleven Apartments can join their north-facing neighbors on the 28th floor terrace overlooking the Chicago River. The sprawling terrace ensures that all OneEleven residents have access to spectacular river views. OneEleven has a lavish and extensive amenities package that includes an indoor pool that ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 17, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Two-bedroom corner apartments at OneEleven showcase livability and style

OneEleven

The furnished model of a corner 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartment at OneEleven Apartments illustrates the livability and style of the homes in this luxury community fronting the river in Chicago’s Loop. The model has two walls of floor-to-ceiling windows that flood the home with light and open sweeping views of the skyline. The home has a ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 7, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Riverfront luxury at OneEleven Apartments

OneEleven Apartments

When the weather warms up, the residents at the new OneEleven Apartments will have front row 50-yard line seats for the best show in town: the scene along the Chicago River. Better yet, OneEleven’s walk-to-everything location affords residents time to enjoy the show. The river will soon begin to come alive with a range of ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 25, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New Streeterville studios with spectacular lake views

North Water

The just-opened North Water apartment tower in Streeterville has a tier of east-facing studios with views of Lake Michigan. The studios are on the 16th through 45th floors, accommodating a variety of view preferences. Rent ranges upwards from $1,798 a month. The apartments have hardwood floors, floor-to-ceiling windows and in-unit washer-dryers. Kitchens have quartz countertops, ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 24, 2015
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The outdoor living scene at Echelon at K Station

Echelon at K Station

Days that tease with sunshine and warm weather hint at the outdoor living fun in a Chicago summer. The outdoor living scene starts just outside the fitness center at Echelon at K Station, a luxury apartment high-rise in the Fulton River District. The fitness center opens to a large, landscaped, south-facing pool deck with sunny ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 23, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

New luxury apartments steps from the Riverwalk

Riverwalk rednering

Residents at OneEleven, the new luxury apartment tower at 111 W Wacker, can look down on Phase 2 of the Chicago Riverwalk, which is racing toward completion.   OneEleven residents will have unrivaled access to the Riverwalk. The River Theater, directly across from OneEleven, will have steps down to the river and an ADA compliant ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on March 17, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The scaled-up, upscale amenities at OneEleven

OneEleven view

The new OneEleven apartment tower is at the northern edge of Chicago’s Loop, just across the river from the densest clusters of restaurants, bars and nightlife in River North. It’s closer to the main attractions of River North than parts of that neighborhood and, of course, a short walk from Loop offices. I visited OneEleven ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on March 11, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

The panoramic views from North Water’s corner 2-bedrooms

North Water view

The corner apartments at the new 52-story North Water tower in Streeterville are 2-bedroom, 2-baths with balconies. The apartments have floor-to-ceiling windows that showcase the views, but you’ll need to step out on the balconies to fully appreciate how terrific they are. The interior and north view shots, above, are from a northeast corner on ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on March 5, 2015
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Two-bedrooms with balconies available at Echelon

Echelon at K Station

The two-bedroom, 2-bath apartments with balconies rent quickly at Echelon at K Station in the Fulton River District. Unit 2407 is available for immediate occupancy for $2,792 a month and unit 2107 will be available March 24 for $2,698. The apartments have in-unit washer / dryers, stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops. Echelon is ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 24, 2015
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Kingsbury Plaza’s fabulous two-bedroom apartments

Kingsbury Plaza

Kingsbury Plaza‘s riverfront location in River North affords residents great views in every direction, but one of the most sought-after views is of the skyline to the east. The fabulous two-bedroom apartments at Kingsbury Plaza have two ways to enjoy the skyline view: a curving wall of floor-to-ceiling windows and a private sheltered balcony. Kingsbury ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 23, 2015
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The views from 1345 Wabash in the South Loop

View from 1345 Wabash

I recently rode the construction elevator to the 15th floor of 1345 Wabash and climbed two flights of stairs to the roof to be greeted by the panoramic view you see above. You’d have to swivel your head from to side to side to take in the full panorama. The shots above are a more ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 24, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Luxury South Loop 2-bedrooms from $2,138 a month

The LEX

In a market that’s seen skyrocketing rents in recent years, it’s comforting to know that a 2-bedroom, 2-bath luxury South Loop apartment can still be yours for less than $2,200 a month. The LEX, a newer full-amenity apartment tower, currently has 2-bedroom, 2-baths priced from $2,138 to $2,416 a month. The homes have the sought-after ...

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Posted by sponsored post on November 6, 2014
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Large Streeterville studios with lake views from $1,472

Streeter Place view

Streeter Place, a luxury apartment tower at 355 E Ohio in Streeterville, has a variety of studio apartments. The most popular layouts have views of Lake Michigan over a neighboring park. At 655 square feet they’re also the largest studios in the building and as spacious as many one-bedroom apartments. Select units are currently available, ...

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

Cloudy-day views from the sundeck at Park Michigan apartments

Roosevelt Rd CTA

My plans to shoot the views from the sundeck at Park Michigan were disrupted by the weather – cloudy and gloomy. I opted for some close-ups of what’s close by the South Loop apartment tower. Jewel-Osco and Trader Joe’s are steps from the sundeck grills. Target, the Shops at Roosevelt Collection, and Whole Foods are ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on September 16, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Echelon at K Station has the apartments and location you want

Echelon at K Station

If you’re looking for a luxury high-rise apartment with great amenities, panoramic views, a full-service grocery across the street, a park next door, convenient access to public transportation and expressways, and tons of nearby restaurants, you’ll find everything you’re looking for at Echelon at K Station. Located at 353 N Desplaines St in the Fulton ...

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Posted by sponsored post on August 28, 2014
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Checking out a one-bedroom apartment in Streeterville

Streeter Place

I stopped by Streeter Place yesterday, for my first look at the model apartments. Streeter Place is a 54-story, 480-unit full-amenity apartment tower at 355 E Ohio St in Streeterville. It was completed in 2009. The “I” model is an east-facing one-bedroom that spans 846 square feet. The model was furnished in a minimalist style ...

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

Kingsbury Plaza’s curvaceous two-bedroom apartments

Kingsbury Plaza

I recently toured the new model apartments at Kingsbury Plaza, 520 N Kingsbury in River North. My favorite was a two-bedroom at the northeast corner of the building. The living / dining area boasts a wide, curving wall of floor-to-ceiling windows with striking views of the Chicago skyline, even from the seventh-floor model. Plank flooring ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on August 14, 2014