Archive for the 'South Loop' Category

Do You Love Tall Ceilings? A 2-Bedroom Penthouse Loft at 70 E. 18th in the South Loop

This 2-bedroom penthouse loft in the Casablanca Lofts at 70 E. 18th in the South Loop just came on the market. The building was converted to lofts in 2005 and has 17 units and garage parking. This loft has 18-foot ceilings with large, sunny south facing windows. The living room is open to the second […]

Has the South Loop Fully Recovered from the Bust? A 2-Bedroom Townhouse at 1352 S. State

This 2-bedroom townhouse in Dearborn Park II at 1352 S. State in the South Loop recently came on the market. This group of 50 townhouses was built in 1991 around a center courtyard, which is gated. We actually chattered about this townhouse in 2009 and 2010 as the crash was going on. In 2010, they […]

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 […]

Get a 2/2 with Lake Views for $340,000 in the South Loop: 1464 S. Michigan

This 2-bedroom in The Marquee at 1464 S. Michigan in the South Loop came on the market in May 2016. The Marquee was one of the last condo buildings completed in the South Loop before the bust hit as it was finished in 2008. It has 214 units and a parking garage. This unit, on […]

Get a South Loop Duplex 3-Bedroom Penthouse for Under $800,000: 125 E. 13th

This 3-bedroom duplex penthouse at the 13th Street Lofts at 125 E. 13th Street in the South Loop came on the market in October 2016. Built in 2004, the building has 149 units. These were considered new construction lofts because they have exposed concrete ceilings and exposed ductwork along with 3/4th walls in some bedrooms. […]

Does Historic Prairie Street Still Have Glamour? 1843 S. Prairie in the South Loop

This 3-bedroom townhouse at 1843 S. Prairie in the South Loop came on the market in April 2016. This development was part of the “Homes of the Commonwealth” built in 2005 to replicate the feel of the old historic Prairie street which was filled with mansions of the elite. Some of you may remember this townhouse from our […]

Full Floor Living Instead of a Single Family Home: 1142 S. Michigan Overlooking Grant Park

This full floor unit in 1142 S. Michigan overlooking Grant Park in the South Loop came on the market in September 2016. This boutique building was converted into condos in 2000 and has just 8 units, with a heated attached garage. It has high ceilings and crown molding along with 2 fireplaces. The listing says […]

Get a “Secret Garden” With Your Townhouse in the South Loop: 1254 S. Federal

This 2-bedroom townhouse in Dearborn Park II at 1254 S. Federal in the South Loop came on the market in early July 2016. This complex was built in 1990 and because of its age, comes complete with large trees and lush greenery. In fact, if you didn’t know better, you might not believe you were […]

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 […]

We Love 2-Bedroom Penthouse Lofts With Views: 1322 S. Wabash in the South Loop

This 2-bedroom penthouse loft in the Filmworks Lofts at 1322 S. Wabash in the South Loop recently came on the market. It is an authentic loft with exposed brick and ductwork and concrete ceilings. There are two 12×12 north facing windows with views of the city and a unique vaulted ceiling with what looks like […]