The 10th Annual Bash on Wabash Returns to the South Loop

Get excited for this summer’s 10th annual Bash on Wabash, a South Loop street festival held on August 24th and 25th, 2013! Located in the heart of the South Loop on Wabash Avenue between 13th Street and 14th Place, Bash on Wabash is guaranteed to be an unforgettable experience. This year, the fest will celebrate the cultural diversity of one of Chicago’s fastest growing neighborhoods. Sponsored by Reggie’s and Budweiser, this bustling, dynamic festival echoes the South Loops’ electrifying energy, offering … [Read more...]

Luxury South Loop Condos

The South Loop attracts home buyers at a rapid pace these days, the proximity to the lake and downtown Chicago are a couple of the reasons. In recent history the South Loop luxury market had a glut of condos for sale, today there are only 9 luxury condos for sale over $1,000,000, with 6 homes contingent or pending and 3 million dollar homes closed in the last 6 months. The highest priced luxury south loop condo at this time is  located at 1919 S Prairie Ave Unit 3, which is located in the Marshall Field Mansion … [Read more...]

Same price point, 3 different neighborhoods, South Loop , Streeterville, & the Gold Coast

When taking clients, buyers, out to shop for a Chicago condo I hear a familiar statement when we are looking in different neighborhoods, "You get so much more for your money in this neighborhood." I started to wonder if that was just clients perception or if it was actually true? I am not talking about comparing Lincoln Park to Sauganash but neighborhoods that are relatively close to each other such as the South Loop, Streeterville, and the Gold Coast. So let's compare 3 homes that are almost the same price of … [Read more...]

What $500k buys in a South Loop condo or townhouse

The South Loop offers many home choices including condos, town houses, row homes, and single family homes. If you work in the downtown area, you are still within walking distance or a short commute via the many different public transportation options the South Loop offers. You are also within walking distance to Lake Michigan from anywhere in the South Loop. There are many restaurants in the South Loop to choose from such as Zapatista's, Cafe Bionda, and The Chicago Firehouse. Many of the South Loop condos offer … [Read more...]

Huge Terrace on the 31st floor in the South Loop

Come home to a terrace in the sky, this south loop condo for sale is a 3 bedroom home/2.5 bath home that is and almost 2500 sq. ft. It's main feature is a huge 20' x 28' terrace that faces east with a beautiful view of the lake. The interior boasts granite counters, stainless appliances, hardwood floors thru-out, full size laundry room, custom paint, organized closets and large room sizes. If you are looking for a condo for sale in Chicago this is a must see. To see all available condos at 1111 S. Wabash, click … [Read more...]

Museum One – 1211 S. Prairie Chicago Luxury Condos

Museum One located in the South Loop at 1211 S. Prairie at Lake Shore Dr. and Roosevelt Rd in Museum Park. There are 286 homes, many with $$$ lake views. Offering fabulous amenities such as an outdoor pool, a sundeck overlooking Museum One is the crown jewel of the Museum Park Campus, with state of the art fitness center, his/hers locker rooms, sauna, owners club/ party room, and 24-hour doorman. The residences at 1211 S. Prairie offer 9 ft. ceilings, floor to ceiling windows, gourmet kitchens with granite … [Read more...]

1111 S. Wabash Chicago Condos

1111 S. Wabash Chicago is one of the most desirable Chicago South Loop condo buildings, it offers amazing views of the lake, downtown and museum campus. It was completed in 2004 and the building is 34 floors and has 247 units, comprised of studios, 1, 2, & 3, bedrooms. The amenities at 1111 S. Wabash include 24 hour door staff, onsite management, exercise room with his/her locker rooms, outdoor pool and dry cleaners in the building. Public transportation is 1/2 block from 1111 S. Wabash condo … [Read more...]

Museum Park Tower 2 – 1335 S. Prairie Chicago

Museum Park Tower Two at 1335 S. Priaire in Chicago is unique in that it only has 2 & 3 bedroom condos, there are no 1 bedrooms. Therefore turnover is much less in this building. They also have a strict 1 time only rental policy. In a time when the % of rentals is out of control in many buildings, Tower Two was ahead of the times limiting this number. Everyone benefits from a building that keeps the rental numbers down! In addition there is a high level of finishes in most units of the units at 1335 S. Prairie … [Read more...]

The Columbian – 1160 S. Michgan Chicago Condos

The Columbian 1160 S. Michigan Chicago Condos Conveniently located in Chicago's South Loop on Michigan Avenue across from Grant Park. The Columbian at 1160 S. Michigan Ave. in Chicago's South Loop is an all brick building that has 46 floors and some of the best views in the South Loop. The Columbian is a full amenity building featuring 24 hour doorman, fitness center with sauna, 9th floor dog run & on-site management. There are 19 floor plans to choose from and the 2 penthouse floors on 45 & 56 feature … [Read more...]