Chicago Condos and Real Estate for Sale in Lake View: Neighborhood Spotlight

Posted by Helaine Cohen on Thursday, August 14th, 2014 at 11:04am.

Perfect for individuals and families alike who want to live in the big city but away from the hustle and bustle of downtown, the Lake View neighborhood in Chicago has so much to do, see and experience.  And with an abundance of Chicago condos for sale in Lake View, it’s no question why this area has taken off in the past several years. 

Known as both Lake View and Lakeview, this Northside Chicago neighborhood is bordered by 2800 N Diversey Parkway, 4000 N Irving Park Road, Lake Michigan and 1800 W Ravenswood Avenue.  Buyers are flocking to the neighborhod, looking so hard for condos for sale in this trendy area, that it can be hard to find them without an expert guide. By the time there is a public MLS listing of a condo for sale in Lake View, it may be gone; the trick is to be ready, willing, and able to pounce on your dream condomium, town home or other real estate property for sale in Lake View. Speed is of the essence.

Covering such a large area, Lake View contains several smaller, almost sub-neighborhoods that include Boys Town, Wrigleyville, Southport Corridor, East Ravenswood, Northcenter and more. 

Neighborhood Qualities that Make Condo Living in Lake View Attractive

In the summertime the trees are in bloom, the weather warm and the baseball bats cracking as Lake View is home to historic Wrigley Field. Surrounded by some of the most sought-after entertainment and nightlife options in Chicago, Wrigley Field is absolutely buzzing on game days throughout the spring and summer. The atmosphere is unlike any other and simply living in close proximity to the stadium is enough to feel the excitement in the air.

Many of the attractive Lake View condos for sale are located on the coast of Lake Michigan, which offers its own unique set of attractions, including the Lake Shore Bike Path, Lincoln Park Dog Beach, Belmont Harbor and more.

Transportation is also plentiful in Lake View, with several stops on the CTA’s Red, Brown and Purple lines in close proximity.  Your dream condominium will also be a dream commute!

If you’d like to learn more about beautiful Chicago condos for sale in Lake View, please don’t hesitate to contact me today at 312-953-0961. I’m a licensed real estate professional serving the area and would be more than happy to show you around!

Helaine Cohen, Chicago Real Estate Broker

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