Who doesn't love a cool, historical, loft-style building? Industrial lofts are hot and timber is one feature that truly sets an urban living space apart from any other. So if you're in the market for a new place and a timber loft is high up on your wish list, here's a closer look at several of the top places to begin your search...
Erie Center Lofts
The Erie Center Lofts are located in an extremely desirable location in the River North area. Buyers have the option of a layout with 1, 2, or 3 bedroom units. The Erie Center is 6 floors high and houses a total of 101 units. The location is a great option for pet lovers as it allows dogs & cats and is also within close proximity to a dog park. Additional features of this building include; Gym, Party/Game Room, Parking, Professional Door Service, In-Unit Laundry. The units feature coveted loft elements, such as: timber ceilings, interior duct work, exposed brick walls, and private industrial style balconies. Prices for this location can range from $500K and up depending on the size.
Built in 1902, the Acorn Lofts at 1017 W Washington Ave are truly a live/work paradise. The property oozes with historical character and contemporary aesthetics. The unit interiors feature; timber, steal beams, exposed brick, hardwood floors, and many have a spacious wide-open floor plan. Residents of the Acorn are provided on-site management, garage parking, and share an amazing rooftop deck. This property is perfect for anyone that works at home or commutes to downtown Chicago with its walking score of 96 and transit score of 88. The Acorn Lofts are a must tour if you're wanting a cool timber loft.
Lincoln Park is home to the impressive brick and timber loft building located at 1250 W Fullerton Ave. This property immediately catches your eye and has a premier location. Lincoln Park residents have it all...dining, the arts, entertainment, parks, and of course its renown zoo. It’s no surprise this north side neighborhood is one of the most sought after in all of Chicago. These lofts themselves contain features like; hardwood floors throughout, large windows, skylights, luxury finishes, and more. Additionally, an exterior parking space is included, which is a huge value for anyone that wants a loft-style home in the heart of the the city. This boutique property on W Fullerton is professionally managed and pet friendly making it and perfect for anyone that desires a timber loft for them and their furry friend.