Archive for the 'West Loop' Category

Will Skybridge Become the Hottest Building in the West Loop? 737 W. Washington

This 2-bedroom in Skybridge at 737 W. Washington in the West Loop just came on the market. Skybridge was built in 2003 and has 237 units. It won a bunch of design awards at the time of its construction. It is the tallest building in the West Loop. The East side has views of the […]

Are First Time Buyers Priced Out of the West Loop? A 2-Bedroom Penthouse at 910 W. Madison

This 2-bedroom top floor unit at 910 W. Madison in the West Loop came on the market in March 2016. This building was constructed in 2003 when loft-living was at its peak, especially in this neighborhood. This unit, therefore, has higher ceilings and exposed air ducts. The main living areas face south with the bedrooms […]

Love Brick and Timber Lofts? A 3-Bedroom at 1040 W. Adams in the West Loop

This 3-bedroom loft at 1040 W. Adams in the West Loop recently came on the market. This building has 266 units. It was converted in into lofts in 2006 and takes up nearly an entire city block. This loft is a southeast corner unit with exposed brick walls and timber ceilings. It has two balconies. The kitchen […]

From Price Cuts in 2009 to $500,000 2/2s in 2016 at 659 W. Randolph in the West Loop

This 2-bedroom at R+D 659 at 659 W. Randolph in the  West Loop just came on the market. If you recall, this building completed construction in 2008 and therefore got caught in the grip of the Great Recession. It was one of several new construction buildings that had to slash prices in order to sell units. […]

Looking for a Real West Loop Industrial Loft? A 2-Bedroom at 411 S. Sangamon

This 2-bedroom loft in the Sangamon Lofts at 411 S. Sangamon in the West Loop recently came on the market. At 1445 square feet it has an open concept with a wall of industrial windows stretching across one wall. The ceilings are concrete and it has exposed brick, which looks as though it has been […]

Views As Far As the Eye Can See For This 1-Bedroom: 125 S. Jefferson in the West Loop

This large corner 1-bedroom at the Park Alexandria at 125 S. Jefferson in the West Loop came on the market in August 2015. It has cherry hardwood floors throughout the main living areas. The kitchen has white cabinets, stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops. There’s washer/dryer in the unit, central air and parking is […]

40 Days on the Market for this 2-Bedroom West Loop Loft: 17 N. Loomis

This 2-bedroom authentic loft in the Heartbreak Lofts at 17 N. Loomis came on the market in August 2015. It is bank owned. It took the bank 7 years to put this property back on the market. We last chattered about it in August 2015. See our chatter here. If you recall, this is a […]

Get a 2-Bedroom West Loop Loft for Under $330,000: 1500 W. Monroe

This 2-bedroom loft in the Park 1500 Lofts at 1500 W. Monroe in the West Loop came on the market in August 2015. It has all the features loft lovers look for including 14-foot high timber ceilings, industrial windows, and exposed brick. It has a split floor plan and the bedrooms even have full size […]

The Heartbreak is Over in the Heartbreak Lofts: 17 N. Loomis in the West Loop

This 2-bedroom in the Heartbreak Lofts at 17 N. Loomis in the West Loop just came on the market. The last time we chattered about the Heartbreak Lofts was in 2007 and 2008 and it was causing heartbreak for sellers as many were in foreclosure or were selling for much less than they bought for. […]

A New Peak Price in Lofthaus? A 2/2 at 321 S. Sangamon in the West Loop

This 2-bedroom in Lofthaus at 321 S. Sangamon in the West Loop came on the market in June 2015. Lofthaus was built in 2004 and has 70 units. This is a southwest corner unit with a 125 square foot wrap around balcony. It has wood floors and concrete ceilings. The kitchen has stainless steel appliances […]