May 2014

Found 6 blog entries for May 2014.

Contemporaine Condos For Sale - 201 W. Grand, Chicago IL

Contemporaine condos for sale are among the most luxurious residential units in all of downtown Chicago. But with only 28 residences housed inside this stunning 11-story structure, one can imagine it’s not all that often condo buyers have the opportunity to purchase within this award-winning River North icon.
 
If you’re unfamiliar with the Contemporaine, its chic contemporary design, which consists entirely of glass, concrete and steel, is quintessential for the trendy and stylish ambiance that surrounds River North, and the modern loft-like interiors provide for the perfect blend of luxury and modern sophistication. Construction for the Contemporaine started back in 2002, but it wasn’t fully complete until 2004. In 2005, the building won an Honor Award

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Downtown Chicago Lofts For SaleDowntown Chicago lofts are among our favorite properties to browse when scanning the active Chicago real estate market, and we’re definitely not the only ones who love viewing the fashionable features and distinct finishes most loft spaces in the Windy City display.

When it comes to authentic residential lofts in Chicago, there’s really no in-between for most home buyers. The high-timber ceilings, exposed brick walls, and historic old buildings are either something you want in a downtown Chicago residence or something that doesn’t fit your design tastes or general style in the least bit.
 
Additionally, most loft conversions in Chicago are all about the unit’s individual interiors and less about in-building amenities; so those who want all the convenient

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Although move-ins at 111 W. Wacker don’t start until July, the buzz surrounding the Loop’s hottest new rental building hasn’t let up since pre-leasing started back in early April. Already, over 100 units at 111 W. Wacker have rented and the market shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. Like its counterpart over at 500 Lake Shore Drive, there’s a lot to love about Related’s newest luxury high-rise in downtown Chicago, and to see why, here’s a closer look at what’s being offered at the building now known as OneEleven:

111 W. Wacker Location

While the luxury rentals over at 111 W. Wacker don’t quite offer the spectacular lake views seen at 500 Lake Shore, the river and city outlooks here are equally impressive if you’re seeking a stunning

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Chicago Memorial Day Weekend

Although we’ve long-awaited the spring and summer seasons after what many consider to be the worst winter in history, it’s still hard to believe Memorial Day Weekend is already upon us. It’s no secret everyone loves summertime in Chicago because of all the outdoor festivals and warm-weather events, but there seems to be even more buzz around town during holiday weekends in here in the Windy City, and Memorial Day Weekend 2014 is certainly no exception. If you haven’t made plans for the weekend or are still considering all your options, here’s a short list of events and things to do in Chicago this coming Memorial Day Weekend:

Navy Pier Fireworks

The summer schedule for fireworks at Navy Pier kicks off on Memorial Day weekend, so head on down to

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River North Condos Under $400,000

River North is no doubt one of the hottest areas of downtown Chicago. A trendy new restaurant seems to open every other month and for those who already work downtown, your commute can’t get much easier from nearly any location in Chicago’s River North neighborhood.

Another appealing aspect about calling River North home is that condos here generally maintain their value over time. Like anywhere, the demand for River North condos for sale is always fluctuating, but even during less than perfect market conditions, this fashionable part of the Windy City is one of just a handful of neighborhoods that has the ability to sustain relevance, even while other nearby areas are struggling.

River North Condos For Sale

Despite its thriving reputation however, savvy home buyers and

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Magnificent Mile Condos

The Magnificent Mile, also known as The Mag Mile, is one of Chicago’s most prominent and well-known parts of Michigan Avenue. Stretching from the Chicago River to Oak Street, the Magnificent Mile is perhaps most known for its world-class shopping and vast array of upscale restaurants; but over the years, it’s also become a prestigious and highly sought-after destination for luxury home buyers looking to establish a presence in the heart of downtown.

The recent completion of The Ritz Carlton Residences at Erie and Michigan seems to have set a new standard for Magnificent Mile condos, but other established residential buildings like 900 N. Michigan, Water Tower Place, Park Tower, and One Magnificent Mile certainly have their fair share of desirability

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