Archive for the 'Lakeshore East' Category

What Price Would You Pay for Views? A 1-Bedroom at 400 E. Randolph in Lakeshore East

This 1-bedroom at 400 E. Randolph in Lakeshore East came on the market in December 2014. Built in 1963, this 994-unit building was among the first of the “view” buildings in this neighborhood. But my how the neighborhood has changed. Now, the south facing balcony from this unit overlooks the Maggie Daley Park and the award winning Millennium Park […]

125+ Days on the Market in Aqua: A 1-Bedroom at 225 N. Columbus in Lakeshore East

This 1-bedroom on the 64th floor of Aqua at 225 N. Columbus in Lakeshore East came on the market in May 2015. It is a south facing unit with 687 square feet. The kitchen has luxury cabinets by Snaidero, stainless steel appliances and quartz counter tops. The unit has floor to ceiling windows, central air […]

200+ Days on the Market in Lakeview: A 2-Bedroom at 834 W. Wolfram

This 2-bedroom triplex at 834 W. Wolfram in Lakeview came on the market in February 2015. It is part of 2-unit condo association with this unit being the front part of an old Victorian house (which is on the left in the picture above). We actually chattered about the back unit which was almost like […]

Looking for Something Unique in Lakeshore East? A Custom 1-Bedroom in 340 E. Randolph

This oversized 1-bedroom in 340 On the Park at 340 E. Randolph in Lakeshore East came on the market in May 2014. The listing says it is “highly customized” with cinnamon bark ledge stone wall accents. It also has arched stone accent doorways and 2 fireplaces. The bedroom has the stone wall accents along with […]

This 1-Bedroom Condo Can Be Yours For Just $899,000: 340 E. Randolph in Lakeshore East

This 1-bedroom in 340 On the Park at 340 E. Randolph in Lakeshore East recently came on the market. It is an oversized 1-bedroom measuring 1400 square feet. The other 1-bedrooms in the building usually measure around 1100 square feet. It also has the coveted south views of Millennium Park and the lake from the […]

5 Years Later, Owners in 340 On The Park Continue To Cash In: 340 E. Randolph In Lakeshore East

5 years ago, the new high rise 340 On The Park at 340 E. Randolph in Lakeshore East was just beginning to close on units. There were flips appearing on the market (remember those?) and more than a dozen of the units were listed as rentals. See our September 4, 2007 chatter here. The south […]

Is 340 On The Park The Hottest High Rise in Chicago? 340 E. Randolph in Lakeshore East

Several of you were recently chattering about a bunch of the units being under contract in 340 On the Park at 340 E. Randolph in Lakeshore East and how there were no deals in the building. It is true that two 3-bedroom units ARE under contract, but there are several 2-bedroom and 1-bedroom units available […]

Looking for a 3/3 With Lake and River Views?: 420 E. Waterside in Lakeshore East

This 3-bedroom in The Regatta at 420 E. Waterside Drive in the Lakeshore East development of the Loop (also known as the the “new east side”) recently came on the market. The listing says it has both Lake and Chicago River views. It is a rare 3 bedroom which also has 3 bathrooms (instead of […]

This 4-Bedroom Duplex Has Returned to the Market as 2 Units: 400 E. Randolph in Lakeshore East

We last chattered about this 4 bedroom, 4 bath duplex at 400 E. Randolph in Lakeshore East in June 2010. See our June 2010 chatter here. At that time, it was bank owned. The property was being sold as one unit, but it had 2 PIN numbers and the units were one on top of each other […]

Selling a Penthouse in The Lancaster: 201 N. Westshore in Lakeshore East

This 3-bedroom penthouse in The Lancaster at 201 N. Westshore in Lakeshore East came on the market in December 2010. It’s apparently a short sale, even though the current list price is $579,500 more than the 2005 purchase price. The living/dining area has marble floors with hardwood in the bedrooms. The unit has 10 foot ceilings, […]