Archive for the 'Lofts' Category

Want a Loft in 2017? A 2/2 in a Boutique South Loop Building: 1421 S. Wabash

This 2-bedroom loft in 1421 S. Wabash in the South Loop just came on the market. It has 15 foot ceilings and exposed brick walls along with 3 exposures: north, west and south. The kitchen has white cabinets, granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. The loft has a front balcony as well as an […]

How Long Do You Live in a Loft? A 3-Bedroom at 1201 W. Wrightwood in Lincoln Park

This 3-bedroom loft in the Gaertner Building at 1201 W. Wrightwood in Lincoln Park just came on the market. If it looks familiar, that’s because we last chattered about it in February 2013. See our chatter here. It’s a rare 3-bedroom loft and we debated whether you could raise your kids there with Clio arguing […]

You Can Still Get a 2/2 in River North With Parking for Under $400,000: 758 N. Larrabee

This 2-bedroom loft at 758 N. Larrabee in River North came on the market in October 2016. It appears to be bank owned. This loft has tall concrete ceilings and concrete beams along with industrial windows. Just one of the two bedrooms has windows. The kitchen has wood cabinets, what looks like granite counter tops […]

A 3100 Sq Ft Loft With a Private Terrace and City Views: 900 N. Kingsbury on the Near North Side

This 3-bedroom loft in Domain at 900 N. Kingsbury in the Gold Coast (what is this neighborhood again???) recently came on the market. (Sorry- this is the only picture I have of the building- but this is the commercial end of it with Groupon etc. I need a new picture!) We’ve cribbed about a lot of the west […]

Is the Housing Market Slowing? A 2-Bedroom Loft at 3201 N. Ravenswood in Lakeview

This 2-bedroom top floor loft at 3201 N. Ravenswood in Lakeview came on the market in July 2016. It has the authentic features loft lovers look for including exposed brick walls and a timber ceiling. The kitchen has cherry cabinets, quartz counter tops and stainless steel appliances. The floors are stained a dark walnut. It […]

Is Printers Row About to Become the Next Hot Neighborhood? A 3-Bedroom Loft at 124 W. Polk

This 3-bedroom corner loft in the Folio Square Lofts at 124 W. Polk in the Printers Row neighborhood of the South Loop came on the market in April 2016. It’s a top floor authentic loft with 14 foot concrete ceilings and south and east exposures. A wall of industrial windows runs the entire length of […]

Is the West Loop Now the Hottest Neighborhood for Price Gains? A 2-Bedroom at 203 S. Sangamon

This 2-bedroom duplex in the Beacon Lofts at 203 S. Sangamon in the West Loop came on the market in May 2016. This loft has 18 foot ceilings and faces south. While it has the tall ceilings and exposed duct work,  it doesn’t have exposed brick, beams or other factory type features. But it does have […]

A 1-Bedroom Brick and Timber Printers Row Loft With Rare Garage Parking: 732 S. Financial

This 1-bedroom in the Printers Row Lofts at 732 S. Financial in the Printers Row neighborhood of the South Loop came on the market in July 2016. Built in 1906, the building was among the first converted to loft apartments in this neighborhood. It was converted in 1996. But all of those original apartment buildings were then […]

Looking for an Organic Vegetable Garden? A 2-Bedroom in the South Loop: 1322 S. Wabash

This 2-bedroom in the Filmworks Lofts at 1322 S. Wabash in the South Loop just came on the market. If it seems familiar to some of you, that’s because this “ONCE IN A LIFETIME LIVE/WORK OPPORTUNITY” was last on the market just 20 months, in 2014. It’s on the first floor of this building but […]

Can the West Loop Get Any Hotter? A 2/2 Renovated Loft at 1000 W. Washington

This 2-bedroom loft at 1000 W. Washington in the West Loop just came on the market. It’s in the middle of one of the hottest neighborhoods in the city with new restaurants and hotels opening up just a block away on Randolph Street and just a short stroll from Fulton Market. The loft has exposed […]