Archive for the 'Neighborhoods/Suburbs' Category

Want a Completely Renovated Vintage 3-Bedroom for Under $450,000? 725 W Sheridan in Lakeview

This 3-bedroom at 725 W. Sheridan in Lakeview just came on the market. This courtyard building was constructed in 1924 and has 43 units and outdoor parking. This unit has been completely renovated and now has an open kitchen with a large island. The kitchen has custom Omega cabinets, Arctic Blue granite counter tops from […]

What It Takes to Renovate a 39-Year Old Condo in the Gold Coast: 1230 N. State Parkway

This 2-bedroom in State Tower at 1230 N. State Parkway in the Gold Coast recently came on the market. Built in 1979, the building has 92 units with balconies and a heated parking garage along with a doorman. It also has a rare Gold Coast feature: 9 outdoor parking spaces available on a first come, […]

Lakeview Duplex Down Goes from Housing Bust to Hot Home: 3816 N. Fremont

This 4-bedroom duplex down a greystone at 3816 N. Fremont in Lakeview just came on the market. Built in 1901, it has 4 units. Some of you may remember it from the housing bust years of 2008 and 2009 as we chattered about it several times. It took 14 months to finally sell in 2009 […]

Priced Out of Single Family Homes in Lincoln Park? A Townhouse at 1149 W. Armitage

This 3-bedroom townhouse at 1149 W. Armitage in Lincoln Park just came on the market. Built in 1997, this is a 4-unit townhouse complex, each with attached 1-car garages. This particular unit is the front townhouse which faces Armitage and has 3 exposures. It’s 4 stories and has 3 outdoor spaces including a roof deck. […]

Get a 3-Bedroom Condo in the Heart of Roscoe Village for Under $640,000: 2152 W. Roscoe

This 3-bedroom top floor condo at 2152 W. Roscoe in Roscoe Village just came on the market. It has tall ceilings with crown molding and a south facing balcony off the living and dining room. The kitchen has cherry cabinets, granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. There is a master suite with a private […]

Looking for the Concrete Modern Look in River North? A 2/2 at 630 N. Franklin

This 2-bedroom at 630 N. Franklin in River North came on the market in December 2016. Built in 2005, it has 165 units. It was built with exposed concrete ceilings and walls as part of the aesthetic. This unit has 10 foot concrete ceilings and some exposed concrete walls along with wood floors in the living […]

Love the All Concrete Look? A 2/2 in 235 W. Van Buren in the Loop

This 2-bedroom on the 22nd floor at 235 W. Van Buren in the Loop just came on the market. Built in 2009 just as the housing bust was hitting, this is an enormous building with 714 units and a parking garage. This unit has exposed concrete walls and a 10 foot ceiling. The kitchen is open […]

Not Everything is Selling in a Week: A 3-Bedroom at 2650 N. Lakeview in Lincoln Park

This 3-bedroom on the 32nd floor in 2650 N. Lakeview in Lincoln Park just came on the market. 2650 N. Lakeview was built in 1973 and has 397 units. It’s a full service building with a doorman, valet parking in a heated garage, 2 tennis courts, an indoor pool, a roof deck and a grocery […]

Is Helmet Jahn’s 600 N. Fairbanks Still One of the Hottest Buildings in Streeterville?

This 2-bedroom in 600 N. Fairbanks in Streeterville just came on the market. Designed by Helmet Jahn, it was built in 2007 and has 210 units and a parking garage. The building has won architecture awards and it sold out quickly despite being finished during the housing bust. This unit has south and west views […]

Tired of Renting? A 1-Bedroom Duplex in the Heart of Old Town: 200 W. Menomonee

This 1-bedroom duplex in the Williamsburg Gardens at 200 W. Menomonee in Old Town just came on the market. The 4-story brick building was built in 1905 and has 15 units. The unit has tiger oak floors and crown molding along with a unique carved closet door. There is a half bath off the living room […]