Archive for the 'River North' Category

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 […]

Hate High-Rises? Live in a 3-Bedroom Townhouse in River North: 350 W. Huron

This 3-bedroom townhouse at 350 W. Huron in River North recently came on the market. These townhouses were among the earliest new construction in River North, built in 1997. There are 56 units with garages. They are built with one unit on the first level and the more expensive unit, such as this one, on […]

Get a Trendy In-Town Loft in River North for Under $250K: 225 W. Huron

This 1-bedroom loft at 225 W. Huron in River North came on the market in June 2017. This building was converted from apartments to condos in 2006. It is located in the trendy River North gallery district. This loft is on the top floor and has exposed brick walls, exposed ductwork and 12 foot timber […]

Get a 2-Bedroom Townhouse for Under $500,000 in River North: 917 N. Kingsbury

This 2-bedroom townhouse in River Village at 917 N. Kingsbury in River North recently came on the market. This complex has 119 townhomes and was built in 2004. The first floor has 10 foot ceilings, cherry hardwood floors and a stone fireplace. The kitchen has dark cabinets, granite counter tops and “brand new” stainless steel […]

Get a Wrap Around Terrace with 360 Degree City Views: 200 W. Grand in River North

This 4-bedroom penthouse at 200 W. Grand in River North recently came on the market. The listing says it is a full floor unit, on the 24th floor, and was originally raw space before having a custom build out. It’s worth noting that it’s not actually on the top floor as unit #2602 is currently […]

A Rare Vintage 3-Bedroom in the Heart of River North: 55 W. Erie

This top floor vintage 3-bedrom at 55 W. Erie in River North just came on the market.. This building was constructed in 1884 and has 9 units. It’s one of the few vintage condo buildings that remains standing in the River North neighborhood. This unit has north and south exposures along with high ceiling. There’s exposed […]

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 […]

Is a Second Bedroom and a Shower Worth $109,000? 164 W. Huron in River North

This 2-bedroom in the vintage mid-rise building at 164 W. Huron at the corner of Huron and Wells in River North just came on the market. But if it looks familiar, that’s because it sold as recently as August of last year. A year ago, however, it was simply a large 1325 square foot 1-bedroom […]

There Are Still Vintage Buildings in River North: A 3-Bedroom at 353 W. Chicago

This 3-bedroom at 353 W. Chicago in River North just came on the market. This is a vintage 6-unit building which is getting rare for this neighborhood as developers continue to tear down the older, smaller vintage buildings in order to build new high rises. Unfortunately the outside vintage character doesn’t extend to the inside […]