Tag: West Loop

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Belgravia rolls out new prices at 565 Quincy

Belgravia rolls out new prices at 565 Quincy

The word's getting around -- Belgravia Group will cut the prices on its remaining stock of condos and lofts at 565 Quincy starting Saturday, January ...
Shoulda, woulda, coulda: Catalyst in the West Loop

Shoulda, woulda, coulda: Catalyst in the West Loop

Our file cabinets (real and virtual) are filled with all sorts of renderings and sales materials, some for projects long since finished, others for pr ...
Reviewing 2009 and preparing for 2010

Reviewing 2009 and preparing for 2010

Few people in the real estate business will be sad to see 2009 come to a close, but that doesn't mean the year has been a bust for everyone. Armando ...
Yo's year: Whatever happened to Pure?

Yo's year: Whatever happened to Pure?

The Pure scandal was already in full swing by the beginning of 2009. It kicked off back in September 2008, when developer Salman Ibrahim absconded to ...
Touring a West Loop ho-ho-home

Touring a West Loop ho-ho-home

With Hanukkah and Christmas right around the corner, people often consider this a hibernation period for the real estate market, but I met one agent ...
Crêpes and cheese at the French Market

Crêpes and cheese at the French Market

Joe and I left the Ogilvie Transportation Center feeling better about the Chicago French Market than we did upon our arrival. Near the end of our vi ...
First impressions of the French Market

First impressions of the French Market

I'm not sure what Joe and I expected to see upon our arrival at the Chicago French Market at the Ogilvie Transportation Center on Monday, but what w ...
Loft living: Looking for downtown two-bedrooms in the high $300s

Loft living: Looking for downtown two-bedrooms in the high $300s

Daytime is playtime at the Yo office, so let's play pretend! Let's say I'm in the market for a two-bedroom / two-bath loft in a downtown neighborhood, ...
Chopping block: New cuts in the West Loop

Chopping block: New cuts in the West Loop

RMR Partners and @properties have taken a hatchet to four homes at 114 - 120 N Halsted St in the West Loop in the past week. Two condos -- units #2 ...

More on 565 Quincy's "installment sale"

Whatever you do, don't call it a rent-to-own plan! Belgravia prefers to call 565 Quincy's new offer an installment sale or simply a "better-than-rent- ...
Rent-to-own arrives at 565 Quincy

Rent-to-own arrives at 565 Quincy

Belgravia Group has announced a new rent-to-own program for the unsold condos and lofts at 565 Quincy. According to a notice that hit my inbox yeste ...
Sales update: seven homes left at CA23

Sales update: seven homes left at CA23

I toured some of the broker open houses in the West Loop yesterday and ambled over to the Brixton Group's CA23 at 23 N Aberdeen St. Megan Dunn, ...
Designing for a cure at 565 Quincy

Designing for a cure at 565 Quincy

Through Sunday, Oct. 11, four newly furnished lofts and condos will be open for public viewing at 565 Quincy, Belgravia Group's combo loft conversio ...

'L' stops and home sales in the 27th Ward

We were concerned about there not being a stop between Clinton Street and Ashland, which is more than a mile if I'm not mistaken. There's nothing in t ...
Downtown shark attack! Price cuts in River North, South Loop, and West Loop

Downtown shark attack! Price cuts in River North, South Loop, and West Loop

Matt Garrison of Coldwell Banker’s Matt Garrison Group recently launched CondoShark.com, which collects the details of big price cuts on homes in Ch ...
The nearly news: The highs, lows, and in-betweens of West Loop one-bedrooms

The nearly news: The highs, lows, and in-betweens of West Loop one-bedrooms

Now that we're branching out beyond just new-construction homes and looking at resales and rentals, we can break out a feature that's been cooking i ...
Chicago's new lofts: What's left?

Chicago's new lofts: What's left?

The past year has done a number on the selection of new true lofts throughout the city. Some developments, like University Village, finally reached se ...
CA23's local dance studio

CA23's local dance studio

Being in the West Loop, CA23's new condos at 23 N Aberdeen St have neighborhood amenities that more or less go without saying. Residents are blocks f ...

Quote of the day: "Kicking the can"

...I find that selling units to actual home buyers is the more desirable alternative to developers facing tough decisions in this marketplace. Too of ...
More scenes from the CA23 block party

More scenes from the CA23 block party

When he wasn't busy sampling the eats or rocking out to U2 (or something like it) at The Brixton Group's block party on Aberdeen Street in the West ...
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