Archive for the 'South Loop' Category

South Loop Loft Sells for $15,100 Over List Price in 4 Days: 1439 S. Michigan

This 2-bedroom penthouse loft in Trevi Square at 1439 S. Michigan in the South Loop came on the market on March 3, 2016. It was a duplex corner unit with 17 foot ceilings and walls of exposed brick and concrete ceilings. The kitchen had white cabinets, granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. The master […]

Back on the Market for this South Loop 3-Bedroom Townhouse: 1426 S. Federal

This 3-bedroom townhouse in Dearborn Park II at 1426 S. Federal in the South Loop came on the market in late March 2016. It was under contract the first day but came back on the market in early April. The listing says it is the largest floor plan in this complex. It has the preferred […]

How Protected Are Your Views? A 2-Bedroom at 1250 S. Indiana in the South Loop

This 2-bedroom at Lakeside on the Park at 1250 S. Indiana in the South Loop just came on the market. It’s an 11th floor corner unit with north and east views. The listing says you have Lake, Millennium Park, Navy Pier and skyline views. There are hardwood floors in the living/kitchen and carpet in the […]

The Penthouse Premium: A 2-Bedroom at 1720 S. Michigan in the South Loop

This 2-bedroom penthouse in 1720 S. Michigan in the South Loop recently came on the market. It has extra tall ceilings with floor-to-ceiling west views in the living room that make it seem almost loft-like. The unit also has a 250 square foot terrace. There are hardwood floors throughout. It appears the second bedroom doesn’t […]

Looking for a 1-Bedroom Duplex Loft With a Patio? 1632 S. Indiana in the South Loop

This 1-bedroom corner duplex loft in the Bicycle Station Lofts at 1632 S. Indiana in the South Loop just came on the market. It has 22-foot timber ceilings and exposed brick along with large industrial windows. The bedroom is on the second level. There is also a 10×8 den on the first level that is […]

No Down Payment? Just Need $100 to Buy This 1-Bedroom at 1525 S. Michigan in the South Loop

This 1-bedroom loft at 1525 S. Michigan in the South Loop just came on the market. (For some reason, I don’t think I have a picture of this building in my archives. Sorry.) It is owned by HUD. It has exposed brick and what looks like timber ceilings with diagonal hardwood floors. The kitchen cabinets […]

Second Biggest Story of 2016: Will the Rental Market Remain Red Hot?

Crib Chatter doesn’t cover much of what is going on in the rental market, but you’d have to be dead not to notice apartment rental tower after apartment rental tower going up all over the GreenZone. In 2015, developers were on track to deliver a record 3100 new apartments downtown. But they aren’t stopping there. […]

Nearly 1700 Square Feet for Just $425,000 in the South Loop: 1307 S. Wabash

This top floor 2-bedroom in the Film Exchange Lofts at 1307 S. Wabash in the South Loop came on the market in September 2015. It has west facing exposures with a balcony and vaulted ceilings Although it is a loft building, it doesn’t have any of the features of authentic lofts. There is no exposed […]

Does the South Loop Still Have All the Best Deals? A 2-Bedroom at 1101 S. State

This 2-bedroom on the 21st floor at 1101 S. State in the South Loop came on the market in September 2015. The building was built in 2004 and has 242 units, a doorman, and an outdoor pool. This corner unit has the very sunny south and west exposures. The listing says there are custom window […]

3-Bedroom Contemporary Renovation With Lake Views: 40 E. 9th in the South Loop

This 3-bedroom in 40 E. 9th in the South Loop came on the market in October 2015. The listing calls it “architecturally renovated” in the contemporary style. It has north and east exposures with 2 of the 3 bedrooms facing east with some lake views. It has a beamed ceiling and stained concrete floors along […]