Archive for the 'Property Type' Category

Love Mid-Century Modern? A 3-Bedroom Townhouse at 400 W. Surf in Lakeview

This mid-century modern townhouse at 400 W. Surf in East Lakeview just came on the market. Built in 1953, there are 18 units in this complex on the corner of Sheridan and Surf. We’ve chattered about this complex before.  The pictures above and below are of some of the townhouses on the Sheridan side, but […]

What You Can Buy in River North for $475,000: A 2/2 Loft at 333 W. Hubbard

This 2-bedroom loft in the Union Square Lofts at 333 W. Hubbard in River North just came on the market. It’s on the 8th floor and faces south with views of the Merchandise Mart. This is the “old” part of the building. This unit has 13 foot concrete ceilings and what looks like some exposed […]

Live in the Oakdale Avenue District in this 5-Bedroom SFH: 826 W. Oakdale in Lakeview

This 5-bedroom single family home at 826 W. Oakdale in Lakeview came on the market in February 2017. Built in 1890 on a standard Chicago lot of 25×125, it’s located in the Oakdale Avenue District, which is a Chicago landmark district. It lasts just a block, from Halsted to Mildred on Oakdale. The street is […]

There’s a Renovation Boom in Southport: A 5-Bedroom House at 1217 N. Cornelia

This 5-bedroom single family home at 1217 N. Cornelia in Southport came on the market in February 2017. Built in 1906 on a 30×125 lot, it was formerly a 2-flat that was completely renovated into a single family home, including with new water and sewer. It has the layout that buyers like, with 4 out […]

Want to be a Landlord? A Rare 2-Flat in Hot Southport: 1205 W. Cornelia

This 2-flat at 1205 W. Cornelia in Southport just came on the market. Built in 1914 on an oversized 30×126 lot, the brick building has a 2-car brick garage. There are 3 units in the building. Unit #1: 2 bedroom, 1 bath “owners unit” on the first floor Unit #2: 2 bedroom, 1 bath on the second […]

What Does a Million Dollar Loft Look Like in the East Village? 835 N. Wood

This 2-bedroom loft in the Meter Building at 835 N. Wood in the East Village neighborhood of West Town recently came on the market. It is a top floor authentic corner loft with exposed brick and timber ceilings along with large industrial windows and dark wood floors. It has a custom kitchen with modern cabinetry, concrete counter […]

Trying to Sell Just 2 Years Later: A Loft at 1800 W. Grace in North Center

This 2-bedroom loft in 1800 W. Grace in North Center recently came on the market. If it looks familiar, that’s because we last chattered about it just 2 years ago, in 2015, when it was last on the market. Back then, it was priced at nearly $1 million and would have been among the most expensive […]

Is This Your Dream Loft? A 2-Bedroom Penthouse Duplex at 411 W. Ontario in River North

This 2-bedroom penthouse duplex loft at the Ontario Street Lofts at 411 W. Ontario in River North just came on the market. This is an authentic loft with exposed brick walls, concrete pillars and concrete ceilings. It has industrial south facing windows and 12 foot ceilings on the first floor with 10’4 on the second […]

Is This 2-Bedroom Loft in Roscoe Village for $359K a Deal? 1800 W. Roscoe

This 2-bedroom loft in the Pencil Factory Lofts at 1800 W. Roscoe in Roscoe Village just came on the market. It’s a south facing unit with 12 foot concrete ceilings, industrial windows, and some exposed brick and concrete pillars. It also is one of just a dozen or so units that has its own 10×17 private […]

4-Bedroom Brick Victorian With “Lush Greenery” Returns: 1354 W. Webster in Lincoln Park

This 4-bedroom vintage brick Victorian single family home at 1354 W. Webster just came on the market. If it seems familiar, that’s because we chattered about it a couple of times the last time it was on the market which was in 2010. We had an interesting chatter about the prior ownership and how 9 […]