Chicago Real Estate & Luxury Rentals Blog

As you might expect, Chicago apartments for rent near “L” stations are always in high demand, especially around downtown and many of the city’s north and west side neighborhoods. 

But if you’re wondering which “L” stations are among the most expensive to live near, RentHop recently released a study that examined just that. According to their findings, one bedroom apartments near the Harlem/Lake station have seen the highest jump, increasing by over 15% from the first quarter of 2016 through the first quarter of 2017. 

The Chicago Avenue Purple/Brown Line also saw significant gains over that same timer period, jumping by just over 11%. 

For a closer look at what the median rent price is for a one-bedroom near other “L” stations around the city,

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Chicago Rentals Near L StationsConstruction for more transit-oriented developments is on the rise, but the convenience and desirability of living near public transit in Chicago is certainly nothing new. Whether you use the “L” to commute downtown everyday, or if you just like the piece of mind knowing it’s always close by when you need it, there’s nothing like being within walking distance to one of Chicago’s many train stations. 

If you’re in the market for a new apartment in Chicago and living near public transportation is high up on your wish list of demands, we’ve now made it easy to search active apartments for rent in Chicago near “L” stations. Although we’re still working to make this section of our website even more comprehensive, users can now easily search apartment

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What $3000 Rents in Logan Square Right NowLogan Square is arguably one of Chicago’s hottest neighborhoods right now, and has been for at least the last couple years. With the arrival of the new 606 Trail and an emerging bar and restaurant scene that rivals any neighborhood in the city, there’s a whole lot to love about Logan Square strictly from a lifestyle standpoint. 

But along with that, Logan Square apartments for rent are often a bit cheaper than in other neighboring communities like Wicker Park, Bucktown, and Ukrainian Village, which have also exploded in popularity over the last few years as well. 

Development is also on the rise around Logan Square and options and opportunities to secure a new apartment in the area are starting to expand. But if you’re still hoping to take advantage

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2863 Lyndale Condos For Sale ChicagoNew construction condos inside one of the coolest modern buildings you’ll find being developed are now listed on the MLS, and from the looks of it they’re selling quite quickly. Conveniently located over in Chicago’s trendy Logan Square neighborhood, 2863 W. Lyndale is a spectacular new project that’s being built entirely of three city lots. 

It’s style and design is sleek, modern, and ultra-stylish, which can be said for both the building’s interior and exterior. Condos for sale at 2863 W. Lyndale are extremely spacious and feature an incredible mix of finishes that include roomy open-concept layouts, contemporary kitchen finishes, huge bedroom dimensions, his-and-hers walk-in closets in the master bedrooms, full-sized laundry rooms, private balconies

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1555 W. Fry Condos ChicagoIf you’ve driven up or down Ashland Avenue over in Chicago’s West Town neighborhood recently, chances are you’ve noticed a fabulous new development under construction at 1555 W. Fry, which of course sits just a few steps north of Chicago Avenue and Fry Street . 

Being developed by Stas Development, 1555 W. Fry Street is a sleek and modern 9-unit condo building that’s scheduled to be finished sometime in July of this year. 

Inside, the building consists of 3 duplex down units, 3 simplex units, and 3 duplex up units, so floor plans here vary a bit more than most 9-unit buildings you’ll find around the city. 

Interior finishes at 1555 W. Fry are equally as modern and appealing as the building’s stylish exterior, and interested buyers can expect to

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500 W. Division RentalsA smaller development with a whole lot of upside, 500 W. Division continues to fly under the radar for many apartment dwellers looking for a sweet new place to call home. Conveniently situated almost directly in between the heart of Old Town and the heart of River North, it doesn’t get much better from a location standpoint than 500 W. Division. Plenty of shopping, dining, entertainment and nightlife is just steps away in any direction, and there’s also a number of easily accessible public transportation options available nearby as well. 

Inside, apartments for rent at 500 W. Division are sleek, stylish, and modern, featuring a wide variety of attractive interior finishes that include high ceilings, huge floor-to-ceiling windows, European style

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A slightly slimmer version of Union West has been revealed, which would now bring 358 new apartment residences to a West Loop location that’s bounded by Washington, Sangamon, Morgan, and Madison. 

Dubbed Union West, the ambitious new project was first introduced last October and included 405 units throughout its two 17-story towers, which have also both been reduced to 15 stories in the revised proposal. An additional 8-story building along Madison Street was also part of the original plan, however, that building has also been reduced down to just one story should the development eventually move forward. 

ZOM Mid-Atlantic and Verde Communities are the developers behind the new Union West project, and each of the three buildings are being designed by

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1515 N. Fremont RentalsLooking for a cool new living space in Chicago that won’t break the bank? Well, when it comes to new construction, that’s not always easy to find. But over at SONU, located at 1515 N. Fremont in Lincoln Park, units compact, functional, and have a fresh look and feel that rarely leave potential tenants disappointed. 

Unlike other new construction buildings across the city, however, SONU is a fairly unique development and only features floor plans that range from 336 to 438 square feet of total living space. But with smaller living spaces also comes affordability, which is something many around town are embracing, especially during what’s been a crazy (and expensive) time for Chicago’s apartment market. 

Inside, apartments for rent at SONU have a

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Much like parts of downtown Chicago, Logan Square has also seen its fair share of development over the last 12 to 18 months, and new apartment buildings still seem to be popping up all over the neighborhood. 

Most recently, a new transit-oriented development dubbed MODE Logan Square wrapped up construction, which to some was a project that flew a little bit under the radar. MODE, which is located at 1950 N. Campbell, features 78 fabulous new units that have a pretty sleek and contemporary look and feel. The kitchens include chic European-style cabinetry, and the layouts are open and spacious, which tend to be exactly what today’s urban-dwellers prefer. 

Of course like most new construction rentals in Chicago, rent prices at MODE Logan Square are

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Streeterville Rentals With so much development happening in neighborhoods like the Loop, West Loop, and over on Chicago’s west side, it’s easy to forget how many fabulous opportunities are available in one of downtown’s most vibrant neighborhoods—Streeterville. 

Regardless of where you live in Streeterville, Michigan Avenue, Navy Pier, Oak Street Beach, and countless cultural attractions are all well within walking distance. In addition, easy access to CTA train and bus routes also make Streeterville apartments for rent both desirable and convenient, especially for anybody who’s looking for a unique big city living experience. 

Widely considered to be the heart of downtown, rentals in Streeterville are be a little pricey, at least compared to neighborhoods further

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