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ChicagoFar North

Completely-renovated apartments near Loyola’s Rogers Park campus

1246 Pratt model

1246 West Pratt has a classic façade, but everything inside is new. The building has new elevators, an on-site leasing and management office, a new laundry room and a rooftop fitness room with views of the lake. 1246 Pratt has bright, sunny and stylish studio, 1- and 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartments with bleached hardwood floors, crown ...

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Posted by sponsored post on March 25, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Apartments near where Lincoln Park and Lakeview meet

Clark & Diversey

Clark St, Broadway St and Diversey Pkwy intersect at the border of Lincoln Park and Lakeview. The location is one of the most vibrant scenes in Chicago. This crossroads is steps away from major grocery stores like Trader Joe’s, Walmart and The Market Place, pharmacies, Bed, Bath & Beyond, a raft of fashion-oriented retailers, fitness ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 13, 2015
ChicagoNorth Side

Affordable 1-bedrooms in a convenient Lakeview East courtyard

634 W Cornelia

There’s a lot to like about Chicago’s classic courtyard buildings. Apartments have windows on at least two sides for light and ventilation and look out on a private landscaped central yard. Hallways are shorter than in newer buildings, and there are back porches for a bit of private outdoor space. Most courtyards in Chicago were ...

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Posted by sponsored post on January 7, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, The Judson, 1243 Judson Ave

1243 Judson Evanston

The Judson is a 3-story, 19-unit vintage apartment building at 1243 Judson Ave in Evanston. The Judson was built in 1909 and has been recently remodeled. The building is an Evanston landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The apartments 1243 Judson has a mix of 2- and 3-bedroom apartments. Some ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 1, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, The John Evans, 1600 Hinman Ave

John Evans Evanston

The John Evans is a 4- and 5-story, 85-unit vintage courtyard building at 1600 Hinman Ave in Evanston. The John Evans was built in 1929. The 5th floor, on the western and southern wings of the building, was a later addition. Northwestern’ University’s original building was located on the site of the building, which is ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 1, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, 1303 Maple Ave

1303 Maple Evanston

1303 Maple is a 3-story, 52-unit vintage courtyard apartment building at 1303 Maple Ave in Evanston. 1303 Maple was built in 1924 and has been recently remodeled. The apartments 1303 Maple has a mix of studio, 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments, all with a single bath. Floor plans are available online. In late-December 2014 rents ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 1, 2015
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, 2121 Ridge, 2121 Ridge Ave

2121 Ridge

2121 Ridge is a 3-story, 30-unit vintage courtyard apartment building at 2121 Ridge Ave in Evanston. 2121 Ridge was built in 1924. The apartments 2121 Ridge has a mix of 2- and 3-bedroom apartments, all with a single bath.. Floor plans are available online. As of late-December 2014 2-bedrooms rented from $1,745 and 3-bedrooms from ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 30, 2014
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, 2247 Ridge, 2247 Ridge Ave

2247 Ridge

2247 Ridge is a 3-story, 37-unit vintage apartment building at 2247 Ridge Ave in Evanston. The brick and limestone 2247 Ridge was built in 1923 and boasts an unusually large, park-like courtyard. The apartments 2247 Ridge has a mix of 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments, all with a single bath.. Floor plans are available online. ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 30, 2014
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, 618 Hinman Ave

618 Hinman

618 Hinman is a 3-story, 25-unit vintage apartment building at 618 Hinman Ave in Evanston. It was built in 1915. The apartments 618 Hinman has a mix of 1- and 2-bedroom, 1-bath apartments. Floor plans are available online. The apartments have hardwood floors, crown moldings and ceiling fans. Some of the apartments have sun rooms ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 29, 2014
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, 860 Hinman Ave

860 Hinman

860 Hinman is a 7-story, 102-unit vintage apartment building at 860 Hinman Ave in Evanston. 860 Hinman was built in 1923 and has been recently renovated. The brick building has a handsome limestone base and a broad sidewalk with plantings. The apartments 860 Hinman has a mix of studio and 1-bedroom apartments. Floor plans are ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 27, 2014
North ShoreEvanston

Evanston apartment review, 1509 Hinman Ave

1509 Hinman

1509 Hinman is a 3-story, 33-unit courtyard apartment building at 1509 Hinman Ave in Evanston. The handsome brick and limestone building was completed in 1923 and has been recently remodeled. The elaborate limestone detailing on the building’s façade was a contributing factor to its listing on the National Register of Historic Places. The apartments 1509 ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 17, 2014
DealsChicagoNorthwest Side

This 3-bedroom Ravenswood short sale is the deal of the year

1949 Foster

The 3-bedroom, 2-bath duplex at 1949 W Foster Ave in Ravenswood has all of a buyer’s wish-list items: a recent renovation with a separate family room, a ton of space and light, central air, in-unit laundry room, hardwood floors, granite counters, stainless steel appliances and parking included in a great neighborhood steps from Winnemac Park. ...

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Posted by sponsored post on December 4, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Reside on Clark apartments, 2200 N Clark St, Lincoln Park

Reside on Clark

Reside on Clark is a 3-story mixed-use building at 2200 N Clark St in Lincoln Park. The building has retail space on the ground level and 28 apartments above. The flatiron-shaped building was built in 1894 and was renovated after being acquired by an affiliate of Reside Living. The apartments Reside on Clark has studio, ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on November 28, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

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

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

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

Stylish Old Town Triangle studios near $1,000 a month

1940 N Lincoln

1940 North Lincoln is a 7-story, all-studio vintage building in the Old Town Triangle neighborhood in Lincoln Park. It was built in the 1920s and the apartments have recently undergone a stylish renovation. The apartments have wood-look floors and new kitchens and baths in a variety of finishes. Currently available studios rent for $980 to ...

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Posted by sponsored post on October 22, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

Video – Tour twenty Lincoln Park apartment buildings

Lincoln Park

You can sit for 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 to rundown, hard-to-rent apartments that may or may not be in Lincoln Park. Or you can spend half ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on October 2, 2014
ChicagoFar North

Tour a vintage 3-bedroom in an Edgewater 6-flat

5445 N Kenmore

This 3-bedroom, 2 ½ bath vintage condo at 5445 N Kenmore in Edgewater sprawls over 2,800 square feet of living area. The home boasts large, light-filled rooms with great separation between public and private spaces. It has hardwood floors, a newly-renovated kitchen with a breakfast area, a spacious formal dining room, a large updated master ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 22, 2014
ChicagoNorth Side

A Lakeview East 3-bedroom with everything on your wish list

416 Briar

This 3-bedroom, 2-bath vintage condo at 416 W Briar Pl is on a tree-lined Lakeview East street close to the park and public transportation. The spacious, extra-wide home is in a 4-unit boutique building. It has all of the features that buyers want but so rarely find in homes in this location: 2-car parking, central ...

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Posted by sponsored post on July 10, 2014