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A luxuriously appointed new West Lakeview home

1928 W Wolfram video

The newly-listed home at 1928 W Wolfram, in a part of North Center that’s often referred to as West Lakeview, is the latest offering from Noah Properties. The 5-bedroom, 3 ½ bath single-family has all of the features that are Noah Properties’ signature, including coffered ceilings, an over-the-top kitchen, a large, lavish master bath, floor-to-ceiling ...

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Posted by sponsored post on April 24, 2012
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A pre-construction look at a luxury North Center single-family

1928 W Wolfram Chicago

Noah Properties may be the hottest homebuilder in the city of Chicago these days. Homes by Noah have been selling almost as quickly as they hit the market. Until recently, they were only listed for sale when they were completed and move-in ready. The demand for Noah Properties’ homes has led Sergio & Banks’ Melissa ...

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Posted by sponsored post on February 2, 2012
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Curbed shootout – Uptown vs something called West Lakeview


Curbed Chicago is in the final round of Curbed Cup, a contest to select Chicago’s best neighborhood of 2011. The finalists are Uptown, which won last year’s Curbed Cup, and West Lakeview. West Lakeview? To add an element of whimsy (absurdity?) to the contest, Curbed included an amorphous neighborhood which may or may not exist, ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 30, 2011
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Open house pick – a price-reduced North Center single-family in the mid-$400s

1808 W Diversey video

The 2-bedroom, 3-bath single-family home at 1808 W Diversey in the Picardy Place gated complex is at the far southeast corner of Chicago’s North Center community, across the street from Lincoln Park and steps from Lake View. It’s around the corner from Chi Che Wang Park, which you’ll see in the above video. The late ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on July 23, 2011
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From the vault: Nelson Street in West Lakeview

Video: Nelson Street, West Lakeview

Recent conversation among the Chattering class regarding the values and desirability of homes in West Lakeview brought to mind this video from January 2007, showcasing all the homes for sale on the 1800 and 1900 blocks of West Nelson Street, just east of Hamlin Park. For its narrator, Bob Darrow of @properties, the two-block stretch ...

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Posted by Joseph Askins on January 26, 2011