A fancy new apartment tower at 1326 S. Michigan Avenue is full-steam ahead after it was just granted a full construction permit. As already noted by Curbed Chicago, the project was originally approved by the city of Chicago back in early 2016, and foundation work even started back in April. But with permits in place, construction is set to begin, and when finished, 1326 S. Michigan will include 500 new luxury apartments, 7,5000 square feet of ground level retail space, and parking for 188 vehicles. 

It’s estimated that 1326 S. Michigan will cost about $119 million to build, and for now, the plan is to have occupancy begin sometime in mid-2019. 

1326 S. Michigan Avenue is a collaboration between the Murphy Development Group and CIM Group, which is…

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When it comes to luxury condos, the Gold Coast is one of the most sought after locations in the Chicago area. This affluent and historic neighborhood is home to not only sprawling mansions, but also a rich collection of vintage condo buildings, with ultra-luxurious features to match.

1200 N. Lake Shore Drive

One of these buildings is located at 1200 N Lake Shore Drive. This exceptional building offers 12-floors, containing a total of 55 condos within its walls. The condos for sale at 1200 N. Lake Shore range from one- to two-bedroom designs.  Sophisticated, with old-style elegance, the homes commonly include original and restored hardwoods, plus upgraded appliances and finishes.

Constructed in the early 1900s, the high rise was the first of its kind…

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Gold Coast Condo Buildings with the Best Views of the LakefrontOne of the nation’s most affluent urban neighborhoods, Chicago’s Gold Coast affords the luxury of close proximity to elite shops and restaurants, coupled with fantastic views. Some of the best lake views can also be found within certain condo buildings in this area, with just a few featured below:

The Carlyle Chicago

The Carlyle supplies some of the largest condo units, with even some one-bedrooms commanding upwards of 2,000 square feet of living space. Even more impressive, though, are the incredible, unobstructed Lake Michigan views. Each unit within the building provides at least one balcony, only adding to the overall indulgence.

Directly across from Oak Street Beach, the building sits just one block from the start of the Magnificent Mile,…

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223 Lake Lofts A collection of 8 fabulous loft units conveniently situated right in the heart of the Loop have just hit the market, providing luxury buyers with a unique opportunity to live inside one of the more impressive loft conversions you’ll find anywhere in Chicago. 

Dubbed 223 Lake Lofts, this brand new development features two ultra-luxe penthouse residences, and 6 additional units that start just under $1.5 million. Inside, lofts for sale at 223 Lake Street feature expansive open concept floor plans, three full-size bedrooms, all the classic warehouse-style finishes you’d expect like high timber ceilings and huge industrial style windows, and elevators that open directly into each individual unit. 

The building’s location also provides future residents…

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From urban parks to world-class restaurants, area landmarks and the engaging Chicago Riverwalk, The Loop is brimming with some of the city’s best cultural attractions and celebrated destinations. Perhaps there’s no better way to experience it than from high above it all, with condo buildings promoting some of the best views that money can buy.

Legacy at Millennium Park

One of these sensational locations is from the top of Legacy at Millennium Park. This luxury condo building offers elegant homes with magnificent views of Lake Michigan, Grant Park and Millennium Park.

With a sky-bridge connecting it to the adjacent University Club of Chicago, the building sits within a short distance of some of Chicago’s most enviable parks and attractions. Residents…

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