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What’s for rent in the Gold Coast, Lincoln Park and Lakeview

2756 N Pine Grove

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 building this week is 2756 N Pine ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 11, 2014
ChicagoSouth Side

Tour new luxury apartments at the Shoreland in Hyde Park

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The Shoreland is a Hyde Park landmark, once one of its grandest hotels and now its newest luxury apartments. The Studio Gang-inspired renovation of the Shoreland resulted in a series of intimate gathering spacious in the lavish lobby, mezzanine-level amenities that include resident lounges, a game / party room and a fitness room with space ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 1, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

A Lakeview one-bedroom across from Yolk on Diversey

430 Diversey

The one-bedroom apartment available for rent at 430 W Diversey floods with light from south-facing windows. The apartment has new hardwood floors, an updated kitchen and bath, and a brick wall in the bedroom for a touch of character. The location is on the border of Lincoln Park and Lakeview, just west of the park. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 21, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Newly-renovated Gold Coast apartments

1260 Dearborn location

The 13-story, 196-unit 1260 North Dearborn was built in 1929 as the Park Dearborn Hotel. The Beaux Arts building was designed by Loewenberg & Loewenberg. 1260 North Dearborn was renovated in the 1990s and is currently undergoing additional renovations. Monthly rents for studio apartments start at $1,050 and 1-bedrooms range upwards from $1,550. Newly-remodeled kitchens ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on March 19, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Video tours of twenty Lincoln Park apartment buildings

Lincoln Park

You can waste half an hour at an apartment rental service waiting to repeat the information you’ve already given over the phone to a rookie agent who will put you in a car and show you rundown, hard-to-rent apartments that may or may not be in Lincoln Park. Or you can spend half an hour ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on March 18, 2014
ChicagoFar North

A bright, affordable 1-bedroom overlooking Winnemac Park

4957 N Seeley

Unit 2N at 4957 N Seeley in Ravenswood has hardwood floors, large room sizes and windows that flood the home with light. The corner living room and up-to-date, eat-in kitchen have attractive views over Winnemac Park. The park is a lively venue that’s popular with neighborhood residents and their pets. The home has a very ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 3, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

10 West Elm apartments, 10 W Elm St, Gold Coast

10 West Elm Chicago

10 West Elm is a 20-story, 134-unit vintage apartment tower in the Gold Coast. The building also has 16,500 square feet of office and retail space. B. Leo Steif & Company & Company was the architect for the Art Deco building, which was completed in 1929. The multi-colored 10 West Elm is visually arresting, with ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 26, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Old Colony Building apartments, 407 S Dearborn St, Loop

Old Colony Building

The Old Colony Building, 407 S Dearborn St, is a 17-story Chicago landmark designed by Holabird & Roche. When it was completed in 1894 it was the tallest building in the city. The Historic American Building Survey described the Old Colony Building as “Stately, perfectly proportioned, pure in outline and exquisite in tint … Built ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 24, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

451 Wrightwood apartments, 451 W Wrightwood Ave, Lincoln Park

451 Wrightwood

451 Wrightwood is a 14-story, 172-unit vintage high-rise at 451 W Wrightwood Ave in Lincoln Park. The building was completed in 1928 as the Park Royale apartments. It was known for years as Wrightwood Court, from the interior courtyard shared with its sister building at 443 Wrightwood. Both buildings were designed by architect Raymond Gregori ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 19, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

40 East Oak apartments, 40 E Oak St, Gold Coast

40 E Oak

40 East Oak is a 20-story, 205-unit vintage high-rise at the southern edge of the Gold Coast. The building was designed in the Beaux Arts style by Maurice L. Bein, a Russian-born architect, and completed in 1929. Bein designed scores of Chicago buildings while still in his 20s before turning to general contracting at the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 18, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

443 Wrightwood apartments, 443 W Wrightwood Ave, Lincoln Park

443 Wrightwood, Chicago

443 Wrightwood is a 13-story, 176-unit vintage high-rise at 443 W Wrightwood Ave in Lincoln Park. The building was completed in 1928 as the Park Central apartments. It was known for years as Wrightwood Court, from the interior courtyard shared with its sister building at 451 Wrightwood. Both buildings were designed by architect Raymond Gregori ...

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

Dearborn North apartments, 1117 N Dearborn St, Gold Coast

1117 N Dearborn

Dearborn North is an 8-story, 134-unit vintage mid-rise in the Gold Coast. The building was completed in the early 1920s. It was designed by Maurice Bein, a Russian-born architect who was in his 20s at the time. Bein designed scores of Chicago buildings before turning to general contracting at the age of 33. The neoclassical ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 13, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Astor House apartments, 1340 N Astor St, Gold Coast

1340 N Astor

Astor House is a 30-story, 218-unit contemporary apartment tower at 1340 N Astor St in the Gold Coast. The building was completed in 1969 and designed by the much-maligned Hirschfield & Reinheimer. Another Chicago building in Rogers Park is also named Astor House. Astor House is the second-newest rental building north of Division St in ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 12, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

2828 North Pine Grove apartments, 2828 N Pine Grove Ave, Lakeview

2828 N Pine Grove

2828 North Pine Grove is a 6-story, 106-unit vintage courtyard building in Lakeview. The building has a domed entrance rotunda, and an ornate façade with a riotous profusion of Baroque terra cotta ornamentation. It was built in 1922 as the Pine Grove Apartment Hotel, and designed by Loewenberg & Loewenberg, a predecessor of the current ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 10, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

The Patricians apartments, 401 W Fullerton Pkwy, Lincoln Park

401 W Fullerton Chicago

The Patricians is a 17-story, 276-unit vintage apartment building at 401 W Fullerton Pkwy in Lincoln Park. The courtyard-shaped building has a circular driveway, and is easily recognizable by the Gothic arches and trim at its base. It was designed by R.F. France and Company and completed in 1928. The apartments The Patricians has studio, ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on February 7, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Sit back and tour dozens of Lakeview East apartment buildings

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You can spend less than an hour seeing some of Lakeview East’s best apartment buildings in YoChicago video tours. Or you can waste an hour at an apartment rental service waiting to repeat the information you’ve already given over the phone to a rookie agent who will put you in a car and show you ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 31, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Webster House apartments, 2150 N Lincoln Park West, Lincoln Park

Webster House

Webster House is a 14-story, 186-unit vintage apartment building at 2150 N Lincoln Park West in Lincoln Park. The Webster House occupies an enviable site directly fronting the 1,200-acre Lincoln Park, near the entrance to the Zoo. The building was designed in the neoclassical idiom by Walter W. Ahlschlager and completed in 1920 as the ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 29, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

1100 North Dearborn apartments, Gold Coast

1100 N Dearborn Chicago

1100 North Dearborn is a 20-story, 247-unit Gold Coast high-rise. The building was completed in 1930. McNally & Quinn was the architecture firm that designed 1100 North Deareborn. The brick building has some limestone trim, but it’s sparsely ornamented compared to nearby buildings built in the same era. Bands of thin limestone columns rise from ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 27, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

2051 North Sedgwick apartments, 2051 N Sedgwick St, Lincoln Park

2051 N Sedgwick

2051 North Sedgwick is a recently-renovated 4-story vintage building in Lincoln Park. It was built in the 1920s and originally called the Percy Building. The apartments 2051 North Sedgwick has studio apartments and a few 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom. Floor plans are available online. As of mid-January 2014 rents started at $925 and ranged up ...

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

65 East Scott apartments, 65 E Scott St, Gold Coast

65 East Scott

65 East Scott is a 17-story, 230-unit contemporary apartment tower in the Gold Coast. Arpen Group was the architect for the building, which was completed in 1971. 65 East Scott is the second-newest rental building north of Division St in the Gold Coast. It’s one of only a handful of apartment buildings in an area ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 23, 2014