Gold Coast

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100 E. Bellevue condosIf you’re searching for a new place to call home, 100 E. Bellevue offers some enticing options. This established high-rise sits in the Gold Coast, with some desirable inclusions for Chicago condo buyers.

Originally built in the early 1970s, 100 Bellevue Place offers such impressive building amenities as a rooftop swimming pool and an exercise room. The high-rise also provides its residents with valet parking, guest parking and a 24-hour doorman. 

New buyers can expect to find light-filled units with sweeping floor-to-ceiling windows for taking in views of the lake and the city. You will also find open concept floor plans with a large amount of living space. 

Many of the units in the building have been nicely updated over the years to include more

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Vintage Condos in ChicagoIf you love vintage condos but prefer to stay close to downtown Chicago, here are 3 buildings you'll want to consider when starting a search...

3520 N. Lake Shore

With mostly one- and two-bedroom floor plans to consider, 3520 N Lake Shore is definitely worth a look. This property includes options generally ranging from around 700 to 1,400 square feet of living space, however there is occasionally a three-bedroom floor plan on the market that can top 2,000 square feet of space. The property also offers some enclosed courtyard patios, a laundry room and a pet-friendly atmosphere.

421 W. Melrose 

In contrast, 421 W Melrose provides an exercise room and a roof deck. Some condos also have deeded parking. The spacious floor plans of this building

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Chicago Op-Op ApartmentsLooking for the right Chicago co-op apartment? Check out our short list of co-op buildings to consider in 2020...

3500 N. Lake Shore

A good place to begin the search is in the vintage high-rise located at 3500 N Lake Shore. The building was first constructed in the 1920s and comes with its own fitness center and roof deck. Current options on the market in the building range from two- to four-bedrooms and include at least 2,500 square feet of living space.  

2430 N. Lakeview

Another location to search for a co-op apartment is 2430 N Lakeview. This building was also constructed in the 1920s and serves up views overlooking the lake and park. If a large amount of space is what you need, the building offers some generous floor plans, including the

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If you’re looking for a unit in a luxury high-rise building in the Gold Coast, 4 E. Elm is now one of the neighborhood's most highly sought-after locations.

With an only 35 units in the building, 4 E. Elm defines not only luxury, but also a premium downtown Chicago living experience.  4 East Elm overlooks the best shops and restaurants in Chicago and is only a short walk from the lakefront. The building offers its residents the following upscale amenities:24-hour door staff, state of the art fitness center, landscaped sundeck with full size pool & spa, and clubhouse with lounge.

Most 4 E. Elm condos for sale contain 10' high ceilings with wrap around windows, 5' wide wood plank flooring, designer kitchen appliances including a sub-zero

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Chicago isn't short on vintage condo buildings but if you're looking to combine the charm and character of vintage architecture with the ultimate luxury living experience, here is a closer look at where condo buyers should start their downtown condo search. 

The Palmolive

First completed in the late 1920s, The Palmolive is one of Chicago’s most recognizable buildings. Now housing luxury condos, the art deco style high-rise also offers an exercise room, club room and plenty of privacy.

1500 N. Lake Shore

1500 N Lake Shore provides a fitness center and door service in Chicago’s Gold Coast. The sophisticated co-op also dates back to the late 1920s, with impressive lake views and plenty of appeal. 

1301 N. Astor

Staying in the Gold Coast,

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Looking to live in luxury? Search Downtown Chicago's priciest co-op apartment buildings along scenic Lake Shore Drive. 

999 N. Lake Shore

With impressive views of the lake and gracious attention to detail, 999 N Lake Shore offers a delightful location and some incredible additions. Constructed in the early 1900s, this pricey Lake Shore co-op includes a four-bedroom, four-bath unit with a whopping 4,000 square feet of living space. The luxury units of this property also include such high-end extras as high ceilings, a wood-burning fireplace and access to a roof deck.

1500 N. Lake Shore

The elegant 1500 N Lake Shore enjoys sweeping views of the lake, city and the beach. With options including well more than 4,000 square feet of living space, the

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Luxury Chicago ApartmentsLooking for a lavish and luxurious apartment in the heart of Downtown Chicago this fall? Here's where you'll find some of the city's most impressive apartments currently on the market...

61 E. Banks

61 Banks Street is ideally located on Lake Shore Drive in Chicago’s distinguished Gold Coast. This property is an ultra-luxury boutique building designed by award-winning architect Booth Hansen. There are units for rent ranging in size from a studio all the way up to a massive 3000 sq. ft. 4-bedroom apartment. Interiors are made extremely spacious with the high ceilings and large windows that let in plenty of natural light. Residents here will enjoy a number of amenities as well, including a 24/7 concierge, secured entry, huge rooftop terrace area,

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Luxury Gold Coast Co-Op ApartmentsLooking for a classic downtown living experience in Chicago? Check out our short list of places to buy a co-op apartment in the Gold Coast neighborhood. 

70 E. Cedar 

For a vintage co-op apartment building in the Gold Coast, consider the units of 70 E Cedar. The pet-friendly building dates back to the 1920s, with a range of different floor plans currently on the market.  

1242 N. Lake Shore

More options for a co-op apartment sit within 1242 N Lake Shore. The elegant building allows for such desirable additions as a wood-burning fireplace, en-suite baths and plenty of updates.

40 W. Schiller

Located at 40 W Schiller, prospective new residents are treated to a charming co-op filled with upscale additions. The property also dates back to

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Park Tower Condo Hotels With a premiere location just off Chicago’s famed Magnificent Mile, Park Tower may just hold the distinction of being the most ideally located condo-hotel tower in the city. As one of Chicago’s tallest buildings, the lower section of the building houses retailers, a hotel, and the renowned NoMi, while the upper floors of Park Tower make room for luxury condos.

The exceptional address not only allows for some exceptional views overlooking Michigan Avenue and the lake, but also a location that easily allows for prime access to some of the city’s most exceptional sites and attractions. Park Tower is conveniently tucked away between a number of impressive shops, bistros and galleries. 

While high-end amenities sit within the building itself, the

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9 W. Walton Condos For SaleHome to corporate execs and pro athletes, the condos of 9 W. Walton are some of the hottest residential options in Chicago right now. Priced in the multi-million-dollar range, a single owner snapped up the top four floors of the building to the tune of more than $58 million.

Some of the buyers are coming from other high-end towers like Waldorf Astoria, lured in by the appeal of super-luxury condos. Buyers are left to help custom design the look and finish of the condos at 9 W Walton, while basking in such amenities as a wine cellar, restaurant, workout rooms, plus an in-house car and driver.

While perhaps more subdued in appearance on the outside than other high-end condo buildings in the Chicago area, the design is certainly not dampening the

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