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!

 

START SEARCHING LAKEVIEW CONDOS $3000,000 & UNDER

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Stunning East-facing 2br/2ba At Harbor House Wi...

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$300,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,300 ft²

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3200 North Lake Shore Drive #904, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10584776

Stunning East-facing 2br/2ba At Harbor House With Unbeatable Lake And City Views! Move-in Ready And Perfect Investment Opportunity. Hardwood Floors In Common Areas, With Large Carpeted Bedrooms. Also Features A Formal Dining Area. Kitchen Has Gorgeous Cherry Oak Cabinets, Granite Countertops, Sto...

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$299,900 New

  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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1635 West Belmont Avenue #607, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10612191

After It's All Said And Done, This Building At Cinema Lofts Is Still One Of The Best Looking Buildings In West Lakeview. Original Owner Says It's Time To Sell...this Rarely Available 6th Floor Unit Has Unobstructed Eastern Views Of The City! Your New Home Has 11' Concrete Ceilings, Hardwd Flrs, ...

Architecturally Unique And Beautiful Updated 2 ...

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$299,900 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,152 ft²

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330 West Diversey Parkway #504, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10507409

Architecturally Unique And Beautiful Updated 2 Bed 2 Bath Condo In A Mies Van Der Rohe Building. This Unit Boast Cherry Floors, Open Kitchen With Cherry Cabinets, Stainless Steel Appliances, Granite Countertops, Large Island, Built-in Bar With/wine Fridge, Media Center, Floor To Ceiling Window ...

Gorgeous Large Corner Unit With Views Of Lake, ...

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$299,000 Contingent

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,250 ft²

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3550 North Lake Shore Drive #1315, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10583324

Gorgeous Large Corner Unit With Views Of Lake, Belmont Harbor, And Park. Nicely Rehabbed With Wood Laminate Floors Thru Out, Updated Kitchen With Glossy Cabinets, Quartz Counters, And Stainless Appliances. Bathrooms With Marble And Walk-in Shower. Huge Master Bedroom With Walk-in Closet. Full Ame...

Vintage Condo Just Steps To Southport Corridors...

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$299,000 Contingent

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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1310 West Waveland Avenue #2, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10566618

Vintage Condo Just Steps To Southport Corridors Shops And Restaurants In The Heart Of Wrigleyville. Living Room With Built-ins And Decorative Fireplace Provide Unmatched Charm. Formal Dining Room With Additional Built-ins Opens To Updated Kitchen With Farm Style Stainless Steel Sink, Stainless St...

Massive, Highly Upgraded Sun Filled Garden Unit...

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$290,000 Active

  • 1 Beds
  • Baths

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632 West Oakdale Avenue #gw, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10597339

Massive, Highly Upgraded Sun Filled Garden Unit In Prime East Lakeview Pocket. Unit Features Gigantic 17x16 Bedroom With En Suite Bathroom And Large 10x9 Den With Full Sized Window. Additional Half Bath, Newly Refinished Hardwood Floors And Newly Refinished White Kitchen Cabinetry With New Applia...

When You Enter This Gorgeous Penthouse Unit You...

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$290,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,200 ft²

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3180 North Lake Shore Drive #23c, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10548182

When You Enter This Gorgeous Penthouse Unit You'll Be Amazed By The Magnificent Views. From Your Large Living And Dining Room Combination You'll Enjoy The Beautiful Sunrises Over Spectacular Lake Michigan. You Also Have A Fantastic View Of The Park And Belmont Harbor. The Living Room And Dinin...

Welcome To The Wellington! This Mid-century Lar...

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$289,900 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,200 ft²

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360 West Wellington Avenue #6b, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10581818

Welcome To The Wellington! This Mid-century Large Corner 2 Bedroom And 2 Full Bath Has Brand New Stainless Steel Appliances. Open Layout With Tons Of Light. Freshly Painted And Move In Ready. Newer Windows And Elevators. Assessment Includes Heat, Cable, Doorman, On-site Engineer, Roof Deck, Solar...

This Prestigious New York Private Residences Ri...

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$289,500 Active

  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 775 ft²

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3660 North Lake Shore Drive #1705, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10552863

This Prestigious New York Private Residences Right On The Lake, Offers You A Beautiful Well-appointed Renovated 1 Bed/1 Bath With Your Private Balcony Of Amazing East And Western Views Of The Lake And City Skylines. The Residence Is Complete With Stunning Dark Hardwood Flooring Throughout, E...

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 ...

Look No More! Large And Sunny 1-bedroom/1-bathr...

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$287,900 Active

  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,100 ft²

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3150 North Sheridan Road #10d, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10590527

Look No More! Large And Sunny 1-bedroom/1-bathroom Unit + Bonus Room Den/office/nursery With A Large 17ft Balcony In The Prestigious Location Of Lakeview East, Location Just One Block Off The Lakefront. The Beautifully Updated Kitchen Includes White Quartz Countertops With A Large Breakfast Bar, ...

Sprawling Lake Views From This Elegantly Design...

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$285,000 Contingent

  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 900 ft²

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2800 North Lake Shore Drive #3105, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10576998

Sprawling Lake Views From This Elegantly Designed, Meticulously Maintained 1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom Condo Located In The Solid, Well Managed 2800 N Lake Shore Drive Building On The Border Of Lincoln Park And Lakeview. The Open Kitchen Features Granite Countertops, 42-inch Custom Cabinetry, And Sta...

Lovely & Spacious 1 Bedroom With Spectacular So...

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$285,000 Contingent

  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 900 ft²

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2800 North Lake Shore Drive #1114, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10572205

Lovely & Spacious 1 Bedroom With Spectacular Southern Views Of Lake Michigan, City Skyline, Navy Pier, Lincoln Park, & The Harbor. Beautiful Hardwood Flooring Which Extends From The Foyer Through The Hallway. Excellent Floor Plan With Ample Closet Space Including A Walk-in Closet With A Modular...

Popular Split Bedroom City Home With Lake Michi...

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$285,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,250 ft²

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3200 North Lake Shore Drive #610, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10510169

Popular Split Bedroom City Home With Lake Michigan Views From Every Room. Owner May Install Washer And Dryer With Building Approval. Building Has It All - Impressive Exercise Room And Pool, Attached Garage, Sun Deck, 24 Hour Garage And Door Staff. Steps From Harbor Recreation. No Rental Cap.

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

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$285,000 Price Change

  • 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...

Enjoy Magnificent Sunrises And Sunsets Year Rou...

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$280,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,350 ft²

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3150 North Sheridan Road #22c, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10598523

Enjoy Magnificent Sunrises And Sunsets Year Round Through Your 22nd. Fl. Big Window Walls. We Think The C Tier Is The Most Desirable Of The 4 Tiers And 22c Is Very Nicely Updated! Building Amenities Include: 24/7 Door People, On-site Property Manager Monday - Friday, 2 Passenger Elevators, Only 4...

On Addison, West Of Lakewood, East Of Southport...

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$279,999 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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1321 West Addison Street #2a, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10606421

On Addison, West Of Lakewood, East Of Southport. South Side Of The Street.

Move In Ready! Come Check Out This 2 Bed 1 1/2 ...

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$279,900 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • Baths

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2920 North Lincoln Avenue #2f, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10527142

Move In Ready! Come Check Out This 2 Bed 1 1/2 Bath Right On Lincoln In The Heart Of Lake View!! Freshly Painted & Professionally Cleaned! New Bathroom Mirror & Lighting, Hardwood Floors Throughout, Granite Kitchen, Stainless Appliances, 42" Cabinetry, Neutral Decor In Baths, Window Treatments, I...

Sweeping Lake And Park Views From Preferred Sou...

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$279,500 Price Change

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,210 ft²

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3550 North Lake Shore Drive #1302, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10555277

Sweeping Lake And Park Views From Preferred South East Exposure In South Tower. Updated Kitchens And Baths. Full Service Building Features 24-hour Door Staff, Fitness Room, Sun Deck, Commissary. Valet Parking For $150 A Month.

Ready To Move-in! 2bed/1bath Condo In The Hear...

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$278,250 Contingent

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,000 ft²

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751 West Brompton Avenue #1w, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10574623

Ready To Move-in! 2bed/1bath Condo In The Heart Of Lakeview With 1 Prime Parking Space Is Included In The Price! This Home Has Two Large Bedrooms, A Big Kitchen With Eating Area And Tons Of Sun-light Throughout. The Living Room Has Beautiful Original Exposed Brick Gas/decorative Fireplace And ...

Top Floor 2 Br/1 Bathroom Lakeview Condo. Natur...

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$275,000 New

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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948 West Oakdale Avenue #3, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10611991

Top Floor 2 Br/1 Bathroom Lakeview Condo. Natural Light Pours In To This Charming Unit With Tons Of Windows And A Skylight In The Middle Of The Living Room. Remodeled Kitchen With White Cabinets, Granite Counter Tops And Stainless Steel Appliances. Spacious Bedrooms, Plenty Of Space For A Dining ...

Updated 2bd/2ba In Prime Lakeview Location! Bot...

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$275,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths

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3150 North Sheffield Avenue #309, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10610288

Updated 2bd/2ba In Prime Lakeview Location! Both Bedrooms Are Fully Enclosed. Unit Features 12 Foot Concrete Ceilings! Open Kitchen Ft Stainless Steel Appliances And Granite Counters. Brand New Hvac And Hardwood Flooring Refinished. The Building Has A Large Sun Deck With Gorgeous City Views. Laun...

East Lakeview Sunny And Bright, N/w Corner Unit...

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$275,000 Contingent

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,000 ft²

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525 West Aldine Avenue #502, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10600335

East Lakeview Sunny And Bright, N/w Corner Unit With Gated Parking, Extra Storage And Free Laundry! Split Floor Plan, Spacious 2 Beds And 1 Bath With Deeded Parking For Extra 25k! Diagonal Dark Stained Hardwood Floors Throughout, Granite Counter Tops With White Subway Tile Back-splash, White Appl...

Beautifully Updated Vintage (high First Floor) ...

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$275,000 Active

  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths

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745 West Brompton Avenue #1, Chicago, IL

MLS® #10589831

Beautifully Updated Vintage (high First Floor) Offers Open Floor Plan Which Ideally Flows Between The Gracious Living Room With Custom Shelving, The Large Dining Area And Spacious Light-filled Alcove Which Is Currently Being Used As A Home Office & Sitting Room. Updated Kitchen With Huge Pantry ...

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