Archive for the 'Lofts' Category

We Love Renovated Brick and Timber Lofts: 411 S. Sangamon in the West Loop

This 2-bedroom in the Sangamon Lofts at 411 S. Sangamon in the West Loop came on the market in October 2017. This is a 1800 square foot authentic loft with timber ceilings and beams along with exposed brick and hardwood floors. The listing says it was “gutted to the studs.” The kitchen has dark cabinets […]

Looking for a Renovated Loft? A 1-Bedroom at 523 S. Plymouth in Printers Row

This 1-bedroom loft in the Peterson Lofts at 523 S. Plymouth in Printers Row in the South Loop came on the market in September 2017. The Peterson Lofts was built in 1917 and has 49 units. It’s one of the rare buildings with indoor parking. This loft is west facing, which means its views are […]

How Long Do You Live in a Loft? A 1-Bedroom at 711 S. Dearborn in Printers Row

This 1-bedroom loft in the Donohue Building at 711 S. Dearborn in Printers Row just came on the market. The Donohue Building is one of the original loft conversions in this neighborhood and is considered one of the top loft buildings in the city. It has a timber and a concrete side. This loft is […]

This 2-Bedroom Loft Reduced $30K After Just 2 Days on the Market: 203 S. Sangamon in the West Loop

This 2-bedroom in the Beacon Lofts at 203 S. Sangamon in the West Loop came on the market on September 5. The Beacon Lofts was converted in 1998. I believe all 48 units are duplex up units. There’s an outdoor parking lot but some lofts also have indoor parking. It’s a duplex up south facing […]

This Is What a Million Dollar Loft Looks Like in the South Loop: 1020 S. Wabash

This 3-bedroom New York style loft at 1020 S. Wabash in the South Loop came on the market in April 2017. At 3200 square feet, it has 12 foot ceilings and walls of industrial windows with north, east and south views. The listing says there is brick and timber, but the pictures don’t indicate that. […]

Selling a 2/2 Loft Just 14 Months Later in the West Loop: 701 W. Jackson Boulevard

This 2-bedroom authentic loft in 701 W. Jackson Boulevard in the West Loop recently came on the market. The building is on the corner of Jackson and Des Plaines and has 46 units and outdoor parking. It was converted into lofts in 1997. This is a southeast corner loft on the second floor with tree […]

A Loft Lover’s Dream For Under $400K in Logan Square? 2650 W. Belden

This 2-bedroom loft in the Brauhaus Lofts at 2650 W. Belden in Logan Square came on the market in mid-August 2017. The building was constructed in 1920 and has 48 units. At 1700 square feet, it has the features that loft lovers dream about including 15 foot ceilings with timber beams and exposed brick along […]

A 3-Bedroom Duplex Loft Penthouse With a Private Terrace in the West Loop: 850 W. Adams

This 3-bedroom duplex penthouse brick and concrete loft at 850 W. Adams in the West Loop came on the market in June 2017. Located across from the popular Mary Bartelme Park, this industrial building has 35 units and was converted into lofts in 1998. This duplex unit has 2700 square feet, including 1,000 square feet […]

Loft Week: Do Loft Buyers Care About Busy Streets? 550 N. Kingsbury in River North

It’s time to do loft week on Crib Chatter. This 1000 square foot 1-bedroom loft in the River Bank Lofts at 550 N. Kingsbury in River North  just came on the market. The River Bank Lofts has 138 units with hardwood floors, exposed brick walls, and timber ceilings. The west side of the building has […]

Love Exposed Brick? A 1-Bedroom River North Loft: 375 W. Erie

This 1-bedroom loft at 375 W. Erie in River North recently came on the market. It has 14 foot ceilings and several exposed brick walls along with exposed ductwork. The loft is north facing with a balcony. The kitchen has maple cabinets, granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. There’s washer/dryer in the unit, central […]