Archive for the 'Gold Coast' Category

What Were Luxury Condos Like in the 1980s? 950 N. Michigan in the Gold Coast

This large 1-bedroom in the One Magnificent Mile Condos at 950 N. Michigan in the Gold Coast just came on the market. This building is one of the original 1980s luxury condo buildings. It was constructed in 1983 and has 181 units along with full service amenities like an indoor pool and sundecks. There’s rental […]

Mid-Century Modern Renovation Still Available 3 Years Later: 1300 N. Lake Shore Drive

This 2-bedroom in 1300 N. Lake Shore Drive in the Gold Coast recently came on the market. But if it looks familiar, that’s because we chattered about it nearly 3 years ago, in August 2015. See our chatter here. At that time, it had recently been renovated with a mid-century modern motif that fit with […]

Are Gold Coast Greystones Out of Favor in 2018? A 6-Bedroom at 1306 N. Ritchie Court

This 6-bedroom vintage greystone at 1306 N. Ritchie Court in the Gold Coast came on the market in February 2017. Built in 1886, this single family home is on a 18×72 lot. It still has some of its vintage features including wainscoting and moldings and inlaid detailing in the wood floors on the main level. […]

Will a Penthouse Duplex Designed in 1971 Finally Sell in 2018? 100 E. Walton in the Gold Coast

This 2-bedroom duplex penthouse in the Walton Colannade at 100 E. Walton in the Gold Coast just came on the market. According to the listing, homes like this rarely come on the market but it was first on the market last year and previously sold in 2013. We chattered about it in April 2017 when it was […]

Buy a Triplex Penthouse With Lake Views from 2-Story Windows: 221 E. Walton in the Gold Coast

This 3-bedroom triplex penthouse in 221 E. Walton in the Gold Coast came on the market in October 2017. If it looks familiar, that’s because we’ve chattered about it several times over the years with the last chatter in May 2013. See our chatter here. If you recall, this unit has a 2-story living room […]

What Will Happen to $10 Million+ Single Family Homes in 2018? 924 N. Clark in the Gold Coast

This 6-bedroom home at 924 N. Clark in the Gold Coast has been on and off the market since April 2015. (Sorry- I don’t have a good picture of this house.) It’s been written up by the media because at one point in 2015 it was listed for $15 million, which puts it among the […]

Will There Be Flips in the New Luxury Condo Tower No 9 Walton in the Gold Coast?

This 3-bedroom at in No 9 Walton at 9 West Walton in the Gold Coast recently came on the market. No 9 Walton is a new construction luxury high rise with 66 units and a parking garage. It’s located across the street from the Ogden School. This building was conceived as a luxury building with […]

Love Pocket Doors and Wood Burning Fireplaces? A 2-Bedroom at 120 W. Delaware in the Gold Coast

This top floor 2-bedroom at 120 W. Delaware in the Gold Coast came on the market in May 2017. The 8-unit building was constructed in 1881. This unit has many of its original vintage features including 10 foot ceilings with plaster cove moldings, pocket doors, and 3 wood burning fireplaces, including one in the living […]

Love City Views? This 1-Bedroom Has Them at 1230 N. State Parkway in the Gold Coast

This 1-bedroom in 1230 N. State Parkway in the Gold Coast came on the market in November 2017. This building is a full service building built in 1980. It has 92 units and a parking garage along with a handful of “guest” parking spaces behind the building in the alley. This unit is a corner […]

A Vintage Row House With a Rare In-Law Unit: 121 W. Delaware Place in the Gold Coast

This 4-bedroom vintage row house at 121 W. Delaware in the Gold Coast came on the market in September 2017. Built in 1881, it is on a 21×52 lot. The row house has many vintage features including 11’5″ ceilings on the first floor, hardwood floors, 4 fireplaces, including in the living room and the dining room, crown moldings, […]