What you get for $525,000 or Less in Downtown Chicago

201 North Westshore Drive Unit: 604 What: A luxurious modern condo with two bedrooms and two bathrooms Price: $525,000 Size: 1,100 square feet This beautiful attached single home is a common lot nestled in the Lancaster subdivision of the Loop in the heart of Lakeshore East. Built in 2005, this sizeable unit is sunny, with abundant natural light, a comfortable, soothing design and relaxing dynamic views. The kitchen comes with beautiful granite counters all around, stainless steel appliances with gas … [Read more...]

Mayor Rahm Emanuel Proposes Five-Year Housing Plan

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has started a new housing plan. It’s going to increase amenities and shopping centers, create jobs, and overall, make communities safer. The mayor’s plan was introduced to the City Council last month and it calls for the city to invest more than $1.1 billion to build, rehab and preserve 41,000 housing units. The plan also includes other initiatives like “Bouncing Back,” which is supposed to reduce the cost of quality affordable housing construction. It also could put 8,000 of Chicago’s … [Read more...]

Buckingham Fountain at Night

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