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Chicago Historic Districts

From the stunning architecture to the compelling tales of yesteryears, each of Chicago's historic districts offers a unique glimpse into the city's past.  Whether you are a history buff or simply looking to explore the city's diverse neighborhoods, each of these districts are worth adding to your itinerary.

Bryn Mawr Historic District 

The Bryn Mawr Historic District, established in the early 20th century, is a distinct part of Chicago's architectural and cultural legacy. Originally inhabited by Swedish immigrants, the district rapidly developed into a thriving commercial and residential hub. Today, the Bryn Mawr Historic District remains one of Chicago's most vibrant historic districts, and a defining part of the city's Edgewater neighborhood.…

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Luxury Condos and Apartments Sold and Rented in Chicago

Low inventory and increasing mortgage rates have made much of 2023 both an interesting and challenging year for Chicago’s real estate market. But despite these difficult conditions, the last 6 months have yielded some pretty high-profile deals, both on the rental and the sales sides of the market

Most Expensive Homes/Apartments Rented in Chicago

(May-October '23)

Despite many of the most expensive apartments for rent being in newer construction buildings, a 12th floor unit in The Ambassador was the highest-priced apartment rented in Chicago over the last 6 months. The Row Fulton Market and One Bennett Park also continue to be among the city's most popular buildings for luxury rentals and are the only two buildings to have multiple units…

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Lincoln Park Condos With The Best Views

Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood continues to be a highly sought-after location among condo buyers for a reason. Easy access to the lakefront, countless parks, plenty of boutique shopping, great schools, and plethora of fabulous restaurants and cocktail bars all help make this one of the city's best places to call home. And if you're in the market for a Lincoln Park condo, you might also find that many of the neighborhood's high-rises along the lakefront also offer premium views that are as good as anywhere you'll find in Chicago. So if you're a condo buyer who appreciates the high-rise lifestyle but also prefers North Side living, here's a closer look at just some of the Lincoln Park condo towers with the best views and sight lines. 


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Lincoln Park Condo Buildings With The Best Amenities

At the heart of Chicago, adjacent to the magnificent Lake Michigan beachfront, inviting pathways of Lincoln Park itself, and the famous Lincoln Park Zoo, is the friendly yet elegant neighborhood of Lincoln Park. Famous for its tree-lined streets, high-end restaurants, and world-renowned entertainment, it is also home to a number of extravagant condo buildings for those who prefer the convenience of easy, simpler condominium-style living. 

Lincoln Park 2550

Lincoln Park 2550 is a luxury European-inspired 39-story high-rise overlooking Lake Michigan and Diversey Harbor. It is considered by some to be the most prestigious address in Lincoln Park, offering premiere luxury living. The 218 residences at Lincoln Park 2550 offer floor plans ranging from…

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Walkable Neighborhoods in Chicago

A lot of buyers and renters in Chicago are searching for a neighborhood close to what they want and need, and that makes some of these walkable neighborhoods so desirable in today's fast-paced real estate market. So if you're looking for a condo that's close to shopping, dining, entertainment, and transit, here are several walkable neighborhoods in Chicago you'll want to consider.  

River North

The trendy River North neighborhood is where you’ll find some of the city’s best bars, restaurants, art galleries, and retailers. The walkable neighborhood is also home to Ward Park, which is right along the Chicago River, plus it hosts the annual Taste of River North festival, which brings in live music, food, and artwork. The highly desirable River…

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Chicago Condo Buildings Walking Distance to Beach

Some of Chicago’s best condo buildings are packed with amenities. Some also have the advantage of a fantastic location that’s within walking distance of the beach.

600 N. Lake Shore

Found in Streeterville, 600 N Lake Shore is a high-rise with sun decks, a fitness center, party rooms and more. The building also has the advantage of sitting with walking distance of Ohio Street Beach.

One Bennett Park

The beach is a great place for swimming, plus there’s a lakefront trail nearby, too. That’s certainly an advantage of living at One Bennett Park as well, as the newer construction high-rise additionally sits within walking distance of Ohio Street Beach.

4 E. Elm

Another option that’s just a short stroll away from Chicago’s Oak Street Beach…

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Webster Square CondosIf you’re thinking about buying a condo in Chicago in 2021, we found three good reasons to buy at Webster Square.

The Location 

The first has to do with its location. The new property sits right in Lincoln Park, which puts residents within walking distance of the zoo, the Conservatory and the lakefront. The property is also close to shopping, dining and entertainment options.

The Amenities

 Another reason has to do with its amenities. Condo owners at Webster Square will enjoy a fitness center, catering kitchen and a rooftop sundeck with sweeping views. In addition, the pet-friendly building offers bicycle storage, a children’s room and a large private courtyard.  

The Floorplans

 Finally, you’re sure to enjoy the distinctive floor plans.…

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Garden Unit Condos in ChicagoIf you’re in the market for a new condo you may want to consider a garden unit. That’s because there are plenty of pros when it comes to buying a garden unit condo.

To begin with, a garden unit is located on the ground floor or slightly below street level, with easy access to a backyard garden or patio. They sometimes also offer a small front porch.

The accessibility also means you won’t have to contend with stairs. Whether stocking up on weekly groceries or more easily moving in furniture, a garden unit is the way to go.

This is ideal, too, if you have a pet that needs to go for daily walks. If you work untraditional hours, you won’t have to worry about disturbing others when you leave and return home. 

Another good reason to buy a garden…

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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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