Archive for the 'Gold Coast' Category

Always Wanted to Live in a Gold Coast Brownstone? A 1-Bedroom at 21 E. Goethe

This duplex 1-bedroom at 21 E. Goethe in the Gold Coast came on the market in May 2017. The brownstone was built in 1886 and has 5 units. I believe this unit is actually in the reddish building next to the white one and that they are both in the association. While the building is […]

Is Chicago a Deal? A Renovated Vintage 2-Bedroom at 1320 N. State Parkway in the Gold Coast

This 2-bedroom at 1320 N. State Parkway in the Gold Coast came on the market in March 2017. The building was designed by Robert S. De Goyler in 1927. It has 40 units and a brick and limestone façade. There’s no parking with the building. It is a co-op building with a doorman, bike storage, an […]

Renovated Bristol 1-Bedroom Still Available 4 Months Later: 57 E. Delaware in the Gold Coast

This large 1-bedroom in The Bristol at 57 E. Delaware in the Gold Coast came on the market in March 2017. The Bristol was built in 2000 and has 178 units along with a parking garage. It’s a full service building with an indoor pool and was considered one of the top luxury buildings when […]

Do You Have Vision to Renovate a Million Dollar Condo? 1040 N. Lake Shore Drive

This 1-bedroom condo in The Carlyle at 1040 N. Lake Shore Drive in the Gold Coast recently came on the market. Remarkably, in the nearly 10 years I’ve been running this site we have never chattered about this building and I don’t have a picture of it in my photo archive. Built in 1964, it […]

What $5.25 Million Gets You: A 3-Bedroom at 30 W. Oak in the Gold Coast

This 3-bedroom duplex penthouse in 30 W. Oak in the Gold Coast just came on the market. Built in 2007, it has 44 units and is considered one of the most popular luxury high rises in the Gold Coast. The unit has a 60 foot wall of south facing windows with 10 foot ceilings. There are […]

Moorish Revival Stained Glass and Pocket Doors in the Gold Coast: 1325 N. Dearborn Parkway

This 2-bedroom at 1325 N. Dearborn Parkway in the Gold Coast recently came on the market. Built in 1890, this building has 3 units and outside parking behind the building. If you like vintage features, you’ll get plenty of those with this top floor unit. It has Moorish Revival stained glass windows, high ceilings with […]

Is There Money to Be Made in the Hancock? 175 E. Delaware in the Gold Coast

This 1-bedroom on the 58th floor in the John Hancock at 175 E. Delaware in the Gold Coast came on the market in December 2016. It’s 911 square feet and has south city views. The listing says it has been “completely rehabbed” but it also says that it was done in 2012 and in the […]

Love Mid-Century Modern? Then This 3-Bedroom at 860 N. Lake Shore Drive in the Gold Coast is for You

This 3-bedroom at 860 N. Lake Shore Drive in the Gold Coast just came on the market. This is one of the Mies Van Der Rohe buildings that sit alongside Lake Michigan and the Drive. Built in 1951, it has 96 units. This is the co-op building. This unit has north and west views (with […]

A 1-Bedroom Vintage Beauty in Benjamin Marshall’s 1200 N. Lake Shore Drive in the Gold Coast

This 1-bedroom in 1200 N. Lake Shore Drive in the Gold Coast recently came on the market. Built in 1914 by Benjamin Marshall, the building has just 13 units. This 950 square foot unit faces north and west, so there aren’t lake views. It has been renovated with top of the line finishes. There are […]

Will All the Older Condos Get Renovated? A 2/2 at 21 W. Chestnut in the Gold Coast

This 2-bedroom in Chestnut Place at 21 W. Chestnut in the Gold Coast just came on the market. Built in 1999, the building has 124 units and a parking garage. This unit sold less than a year ago and has now been renovated. It has brand new wide plank quarter sawn white oak hardwood floors. […]