Lake Shore Drive Condo Towers That Won’t Break The Bank

Posted by Helaine Cohen on Monday, November 18th, 2019 at 8:16am.

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 has some 1-bedroom units, a variety of 2-bedroom units , and even a few 3-bedroom 2200 sq. ft. residences. Additionally there is bike storage, hospitality room, pool, concierge service, gym, and children's play room. Parking in the building is leased for around $180 and up per month, which includes a weekly car wash and guest parking.

3660 N. Lake Shore

The New York at 3660 N. Lake Shore stands 49 stories high and contains 594 units, most with balconies and floor-to ceiling windows. The building's assessments are great for value hunters as they include heat, air, cable, internet, and doorman service. Common amenities at the New York include; 2 party rooms, sundeck, fire-pit, lounge with a panoramic cityscape view, and on site management. If you are searching for an affordable home but also need a pet friendly building, this property is perfect...Pets Welcome! There is a lot of value with both the 1 or 2 bedroom units here and combined with the amenities, and every-day conveniences, this building is a must see!

1150 N. Lake Shore

A third outstanding option for Lake Shore Drive living is 1150 N. Lake Shore. With easy access to the Magnificent Mile, Oak St. Beach, Rush Street, restaurants, cafes, and more, this building's location is unrivaled. The building was designed by architect, John Macsai, in 1957 and is part of a network of architecturally significant buildings. in the area. Today, the property maintains a modern aesthetic and offers its residents a number of amenities. There is a 24 hour door staff, valet parking, bike room, storage, garage, and rooftop deck with an amazing view of the lake. Similar to the New York, 1150 is pet friendly and offers some affordable unit options. Keep an eye on the listings within this Gold Coast Gem!

Helaine Cohen, Chicago Real Estate Broker

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