November 2019

Found 8 blog entries for November 2019.

Chicago’s West Loop is one of the most exciting areas to eat, drink, and experience the best the city has to offer. But as you probably already know, the neighborhood has a number of new construction condo opportunities that are moving faster than ever. One such development is the Residences on Racine, which is a building that, as you'll see below, features some of the most desirable units you'll find anywhere in town...

Located at 236 S. Racine Ave, the Residences on Racine is a boutique building in the West Loop featuring 20 amazing condominium units. The units feature open floor plans, hardwood floors, contemporary interior design, modern finishes, and spacious balconies. There are units ranging in size from 2-4 bedrooms which provides a price point

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Chicago Area Home Prices Recent months have been up and down with regard to home sales in Chicago. October was a slower month overall for home sales in the Chicago area, but despite the dip in sales activity, home prices remained strong in the 9 counties making up the metro area, according to the latest figures. The average price of home sold in October in Chicago was $275K up about 1.4 % over 2018. If you compare that to the metro area, the average price of a home in October was about 240K which is an increase of 4.3% over last year. This is the strongest growth in prices of any month since February 2018.

According to a national report by the National Association of Realtors, home prices nationwide were up 6.2 percent in October from a year earlier. Chicago's volume of home

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Real estate experts say Chicago’s downtown apartment market appears in balance, at least for now. While they’re not projecting big rent growth, they’re also not projecting problems with supply.

Rent growth and leasing activity slowed some in the third quarter. Despite a prolonged wave of construction, the market seems to be holding up. For Class A apartment buildings, the average net rent was $3.10 per square foot for the quarter.

That’s up more than 1.5-percent from a year ago, but the smallest year-over-year rent increase since late 2017. The Class A occupancy rate in the downtown area fell just slightly for the third quarter year compared to the same time last year.

Analysts say that suggests more of a slowing than a downturn. The area still remains a

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North Side Chicago New Construction ApartmentsPlanning to be in the market for a new apartment in 2020? Check out 3 fabulous new construction options up on Chicago's North Side below...

4914 N. Clark

One exciting new choice for renters sits at 4914 N Clark. The luxury apartments are part of a mixed-use development. Topping ground level retail space, the apartments in this new construction property sit conveniently close to public transit, plus just steps away from boutiques, restaurants and entertainment options in the neighborhood.

Residences at Addison & Clark

Another option for renters is 1025 W Addison. This new construction apartment building features your choice of studios, one- and two-bedroom floor plans. Residences at Addison & Clark also features such amenities as an outdoor

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Lake Shore Drive CondosDon't think you can afford a great place on Lake Shore Drive? Think Again! There are a number of affordable condo homes to check out. Summarized below are 3 that offer great buildings that won't break your bank!

3150 N. Lake Shore

3150 N. Lake Shore is a condo building erected in 1963 which stands 30 stories tall and houses 204 units. Located on Chicago's prominent Lake Shore Drive, 3150 LSD offers its residents amenities, sprawling views, and easy access to Chicago's stretch of parks, marinas, and beaches. If you're specifically looking for affordability but also want to enjoy Lake Shore Drive's easy access to outdoor recreation, take a close look at 3150. Residents can enjoy biking, boating, kayaking, outdoor exercising all nearby. The building

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If you're looking for an entry-level condo in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood, we have several buildings in mind that may be the perfect place to begin your search...

Commonwealth Plaza

Designed by renowned Chicago architect, Mies Van Der Rohe, the condos at 330 W Diversey Parkway are a noted tower property in Lincoln Park. The property is conveniently located near bus and train lines which makes commuting a breeze. Commonwealth Plaza has a strong amenity package with a sun-deck, pool, gym, dry cleaning, commissary, and also a variety of view options. Additionally, entertainment and culture are only a short walk to away with it's close proximity to Lincoln Park and Lakeview areas. If you're looking for a condo with a great location and want to stay

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Are you in the market for a new construction unit? Well, 2020 is going deliver some amazing options for you to choose from. Below are 3 ultimate condo buildings coming soon!

Vista Tower

Vista Tower is a genuine masterpiece. Inspired by nature and the clean crystalline form of fluorite, the building is a tribute to pure elegance and modern engineering.  Estimated to be completed in the spring of 2020, the building is scheduled to house 192 high-end hotel rooms and 396 luxury condos units. Vista offers a luxurious experience to the hotel guests but also offers exclusivity to its residents. Homeowners within the building will have access to; a 47th floor outdoor pool deck, fitness center, wine tasting room, lounge, theater, and party areas. Take a look

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Planning to be in the market for a River North condo? If your budget goes up to $700,000, here's our short list of buildings you should check out right now....

Superior at Lasalle

A $700,000 budget affords some one- and two-bedroom floor plans at 150 W Superior. Also called Superior at Lasalle, the building offers large floor plans and the allure of walls of glass in its corner units. The condo units also enjoy some private balconies with fantastic views, plus a fireplace, on-site parking and bicycle storage. 

The Montgomery

The stylish Montgomery condo building is another great choice if you’re working within a budget of $700,000 in River North. The price point easily affords one- and two-bedroom floor plans, plus access to an exercise room,

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