Where to Buy a Condo in Lakeview with a $300,000 Budget

Posted by Helaine Cohen on Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 at 8:36am.

If you're looking for an entry-level condo in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood, we have several buildings in mind that may be the perfect place to begin your search...

Commonwealth Plaza

Designed by renowned Chicago architect, Mies Van Der Rohe, the condos at 330 W Diversey Parkway are a noted tower property in Lincoln Park. The property is conveniently located near bus and train lines which makes commuting a breeze. Commonwealth Plaza has a strong amenity package with a sun-deck, pool, gym, dry cleaning, commissary, and also a variety of view options. Additionally, entertainment and culture are only a short walk to away with it's close proximity to Lincoln Park and Lakeview areas. If you're looking for a condo with a great location and want to stay around that $300K range, check out the listings in this building.

360 W. Wellington

The condo building positioned at 360 W. Wellington is a very attractive option for potential buyers with a $300K budget. It's a well maintained development, originally built in 1960 and a true historical staple in the Lakeview area. Residents of 360 Wellington enjoy a superb location with excellent views of Lincoln Park, Lake Michigan and the downtown Chicago skyline depending on the unit location. The property stands 18 stories high and contains 100 budget friendly condo units. Amenities here include; a bike room, evening door staff and on-site engineer, and coin laundry room on the 1st floor. This building has a perfect combo of a meticulous maintenance, wonderful location, and close proximity to parks, shopping and transportation!

2800 N. Lake Shore

Built in 1968, 2800 N. Lake Shore is a luxury condo building in the Lakeview neighborhood. The property has 43 floors which contains 655 units. Among the 655 units you'll find studios, one, two and three-bedroom condos for sale and you can regularly find the smaller around that $300K benchmark. Residents within this building enjoy full-service, luxury, amenities like; an outdoor pool, party room, valet parking,gym, and a 24-hour doorman. Pets are not allowed in this building, but this is a great option for a buyer that may not need excessive space but instead wants high-end amenities and atmosphere at an affordable price. If you're looking in Lakeview, keep a close eye on 2800 N. Lake Shore!

 

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$300,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,200 ft²

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3550 North Lake Shore Drive #1202, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10694375

Click On The Virtual Tour Available Link To See It In 3d!!!! Stunning Southeast Corner 2 Bedroom Home With Unobstructed Lake And Park Views. Pristine Kitchen With White Cabinets, Newly Refinished Hardwood Floors Throughout! Whole Unit Fresh Painted, Both Bathrooms Remodeled. Fridge, Cooktop, Li...

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$300,000 Contingent

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 900 ft²

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727 West Buckingham Place #6, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10675763

Experience Life In The Heart Of East Lakeview From This Charming And Spacious 2-bed Home. Walk To Cta Trains And Buses, Access Lake Michigan, Enjoy Incredible Food, Shops And Nightlife Steps From Your Door. Situated In A Gorgeous Courtyard Building, This Top Floor Unit Features Great Light, An Up...

Incredible Opportunity To Own A 2 Bed, 2 Bath C...

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$299,900 Contingent

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,150 ft²

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3732 North Pine Grove Avenue #2de, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10726157

Incredible Opportunity To Own A 2 Bed, 2 Bath Condo With Parking In Exclusive East Lakeview! This Beautiful Condo Has Exposed Brick Walls, 2 Wood-burning Fireplaces, Hardwood Floors, In-unit Washer/dryer. The Floorplan Is Open And The Huge Kitchen Has An Island, Maple Cabinets, Stainless-steel Ap...

Million Dollar View Now On Sale! Amazing East ...

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$299,900 New

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,177 ft²

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3600 North Lake Shore Drive #815, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10724296

Million Dollar View Now On Sale! Amazing East And South Views From All Rooms! Large Windows Provide Ample Sunlight. Unit Features Open Remodeled Kitchen Granite Counter, Stainless Appliances, Beautiful Backsplash And Breakfast Bar. Owner Has Just Installed A Brand New Hardwood Flooring. Large...

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$299,900 Contingent

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,150 ft²

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3732 North Pine Grove Avenue #2bc, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10708649

Seller Allowing Showings - Looking For The Perfect Turnkey Starter Home? Look No Further! This Upgraded Top Floor 2bd/2ba Condo In A Desirable East Lakeview Location Boasts Of Hardwood Floors In The Living Areas And In-unit Laundry! Open Concept Kitchen Boasts Of Granite Counters, Premium Ss Appl...

Amazing Sunlit Top Floor Beautiful 2 Bedroom, 1...

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$299,900 Contingent

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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528 West Cornelia Avenue #3n, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10698828

Amazing Sunlit Top Floor Beautiful 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath Condo In Fab East Lakeview Neighborhood-steps To The Lake Front And Broadway For Some Of The Best Cafe's, Shops, And Restaurants In Chicago. Transportation Right Outside Your Door Too. Building Was Converted In 2005. This Spacious Home Has Open...

Investor Friendly Building In The Heart Of W La...

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$299,900 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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1525 West Barry Avenue #2f, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10672274

Investor Friendly Building In The Heart Of W Lakeview. Tenant's Lease Ends 5/31/21. Two Beds, 1 Bath Condo W/a Mud-room Type Entryway, Refinished Espresso-stained Hardwood Floors Throughout, Nice Size Living Room With Tall Windows Allowing Great Light. Long Hallway Galley Kitchen With Ample 42'...

Beautifully Renovated 2-bedroom, 2 Bath Condo I...

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$299,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths

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525 West Hawthorne Place #804, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10720542

Beautifully Renovated 2-bedroom, 2 Bath Condo In The Heart Of East Lakeview With Amazing North, East And West Views From Large Angled Bay Windows With Views Of Lake Michigan. Open Living Room And Dining Room. Cook's Kitchen With Granite Undermount Sink, Custom Cabinets And Newer Stainless Applian...

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$299,000 Price Change

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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1728 West Barry Avenue #1, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10717794

Must Love Dogs??? Bring Them Here! This Sun Filled Spacious Two Bedroom One Bath Condo On A Beautiful Tree Lined Street In Lakeview Has Gleaming Walnut Floors, A Top Chefs Kitchen With White Quartz Island Counters And Stainless Steel Appliances, In Unit Washer Dryer, And A Lovely Private Patio. W...

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$299,000 Contingent

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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550 West Surf Street #417, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10714602

Love Updated Vintage? Want To Live In The Heart Of East Lakeview? Look No Further! This 2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom Home Is Located In The Historic, Well Managed Commodore. Although There Are Many Floor Plans Within The Building, 417 Offers The Perfect Layout With An Exceptionally Large Nicely Renovate...

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$299,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,350 ft²

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3150 North Sheridan Road #21a, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10654025

This Large 1350 Sq. Ft. 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath Was Recently Painted And Features A Generous Entry Foyer, Hardwood Flooring Throughout, Spacious Living/dining Room Combo, A Kitchen With Room For Table Seating And Stainless Steel Appliance Package. Other Desirable Features Include Large 15-foot Balcony ...

Unbeatable City And Lake Views From Every Room!...

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$299,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,150 ft²

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655 West Irving Park Road #3810, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10647321

Unbeatable City And Lake Views From Every Room! Large 2 Bed, 2-bathroom Condo Features Hardwood Floors Through-out The Kitchen, Dining And Living Rooms, Newer Carpet In The Bedrooms. Master Bedroom Has En-suite Bathroom And Tons Of Closet Space. Updated Kitchen With A Brand-new Dishwasher, Granit...

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$295,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths

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435 West Oakdale Avenue #2c, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10697397

Take A 3d Tour, Click On The 3d Button & Walk Around. Watch A Custom Drone Video Tour, Click On Video Button! Parking Now Included! Fabulous Move-in Ready 2 Bed/2 Bath In Boutique Elevator Building! Kitchen Is Great For Any Home Chef With Granite Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances And Ample ...

Top Floor, Move-in Ready 2 Bedroom/1 Bath Condo...

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$293,000 New

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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914 West Grace Street #3, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10729607

Top Floor, Move-in Ready 2 Bedroom/1 Bath Condo With Modern Finishes Throughout. Tons Of Natural Light From North, South And East Exposures. Large Open Living/dining Room Featuring Marble Fireplace And Built-in Shelves. Sizable Bedrooms With Elfa Closet Shelving. Beautifully Updated Bathroom. Ha...

Picture Perfect 1bd/1ba Condo In A Beautiful Br...

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$289,900 Active

  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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1144 West Roscoe Street #1e, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10713599

Picture Perfect 1bd/1ba Condo In A Beautiful Brick And Stone Building In The Heart Of Lakeview! This Pristine Unit Is Flooded With Natural Daylight From Southern Exposure And Offers An Open Floor Plan That Is Perfect For Entertaining. The Freshly Painted Condo Features 9' Ceilings, Gas Fireplace ...

Largest One Bedroom Unit With Awesome South Eas...

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$288,000 Active

  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 775 ft²

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3660 North Lake Shore Drive #3803, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10589632

Largest One Bedroom Unit With Awesome South East Lake And Downtown Views On Your Private Balcony. Full Amenity Building With Doorman, Party Room And Sun Deck. Freshly Painted With New Granite Counter Tops And Stainless Steel Appliances. Hardwood Floors. Large Bedroom With 2 Walk-in Closets. Heat ...

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$285,000 Active

  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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3200 North Lake Shore Drive #1006, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10659055

East Facing, East Facing, East Facing. One Of Only Three East Facing One Bedrooms In The Building Which Were Carved Out Of A Lake Michigan Facing Two Bedroom. Owner/designer Created A Showplace That Could Be Yours. In Unit Washer Dryer And Thousands Of Dollars In Upgraded Windows Are Pluses. ...

Bright & Spacious South Facing 3 Bedroom /2 Bat...

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$285,000 Contingent

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,500 ft²

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738 West California Terrace #1, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10473263

Bright & Spacious South Facing 3 Bedroom /2 Bath Lakeview Duplex Down In Private Gated Victoria Lane! Amazing Space For The Price! Recently Remodeled Kitchen With Hardwood Cabinets, Granite Counter Tops, Stainless Steel Appliances, Custom Subway Tile Back Splash And Under Cabinet Lighting. Both B...

Penthouse 2 Bed 1 Bath Corner Unit With Outdoor...

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$280,000 Price Change

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,100 ft²

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2958 North Clark Street #3, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10704422

Penthouse 2 Bed 1 Bath Corner Unit With Outdoor Space Right Off The Kitchen. The Unit Faces North And East. Your New Home Will Be Filled With Natural Light Every Morning And Throughout The Day. This Vintage Beauty Has All Of The New Age Things We Are Looking For: Washer And Dryer In Unit, And A ...

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$279,000 Contingent

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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1120 West Oakdale Avenue #2r, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10720289

**click On '3d Tour' For Virtual Walk Thru** Sunny, Nicely Renovated Greystone Condo In Great Lakeview Location. 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath. Custom Kitchen With 42" Maple Cabinets, Granite Countertops, Center Island & Stainless Steel Appliances. 10' Ceilings, Brazilian Cherry Floors, Crown Molding, Livin...

Amazing Investment And/or 1st Time Home Purchas...

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$279,000 Contingent

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,140 ft²

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3553 North Paulina Street #g, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10690015

Amazing Investment And/or 1st Time Home Purchase! Vacant & Clean Home For Easy Showing! Bright And Spacious 2 Bedroom Plus Den On Quiet, Tree-lined Street. Large, Open Floorplan With Plenty Of Room In The Living Area For Large Sectional, Dining Room Table And More! Separate, Private Entrance ...

Lakefront/harbor Views And East Lakeview Has To...

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$279,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,200 ft²

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3430 North Lake Shore Drive North #5l, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10680321

Lakefront/harbor Views And East Lakeview Has To Offer At Your Door Step. 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Home With An Abundance Of Closet Space. Nice Light Coming In From The East And West. Very Clean And Extremely Well Maintained Building With On-site Management, Engineer, Door Staff, Exercise Room, Bike Room,...

Lovely And Bright 2 Bedroom/2 Bathroom Garden-s...

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$275,000 New

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,200 ft²

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832 West Roscoe Street #g, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10682478

Lovely And Bright 2 Bedroom/2 Bathroom Garden-style Unit In The Heart Of Lakeview East And Level 1+ Nettelhorst District! Upon Entering This Home And Moving Through The Foyer, You Are Met With The Open-concept Living And Dining Room With Stunning Mahogany Floors, A Stacked Stone Gas Fireplace, An...

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$275,000 Active

  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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3200 North Lake Shore Drive #2506, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10714089

Another Terrific East Facing One Bedroom Lake View Opportunity In Harbor House. High Floor, Bright And Sunny. May Install A Washer And Dryer With Building Approval. Updated Throughout, Plentiful Closets, Spacious Rooms, Open Kitchen. Building Has It All - 24 Hr Door Staff And Garage Staff, On ...

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