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Chicago Events in FebruaryWhile January winds down, the upcoming month of February is heating up in Chicago with plenty of top events on the calendar. Here are just a few things we're looking forward to next month most..

Chicago Restaurant Week- January 25-February 7

A long-standing tradition in the area, Chicago Restaurant Week actually kicks off at the end of January. Slated to be the city’s largest restaurant week in history, nearly 400 local restaurants have already signed on to take part.

Cider Summit Chicago- February 9

The annual Cider Summit Chicago, meanwhile, is headed back to Navy Pier. The event promises to bring with it your choice of more than 150 different ciders, apple spirits and cider cocktails.

Chicago Auto Show- February 9-18

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Chicago LoftsPlanning to be in the market for a new Chicago loft in 2019? If so, we know just where to begin your search. 

411 W. Ontario

Located at 411 W Ontario, the Ontario Street Lofts present amenities ranging from a rooftop deck and BBQ grills to a fitness center and bike room. Inside you’ll also find high ceilings, massive windows, hardwoods and plenty of upgrades.

728 W. Jackson

The Haberdasher Square Lofts, meanwhile, allow for such additions as granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. With the availability of heated garage parking, the property also offers exposed brick walls, high ceilings and plenty of added amenities. 

900 N. Kingsbury

The lofts at 900 N Kingsbury deliver large floor plans and private balconies that overlook

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Rent in The West Loop The West Loop is still one of Chicago's hottest neighborhoods, regardless of whether you're looking to rent or buy. But if you're specifically planning to be in the market for a new apartment or loft for rent, here's a closer look at several options you should probably consider heading into the busy spring and summer market. 

901 W. Madison

The loft-style units of 901 W Madison put new residents close to everything in the West Loop. With one- and two-bedroom floor plans to choose from, the property also enjoys a rooftop deck, a theater room, plus fitness options for both people and pets.

737 W. Washington

Large condos with walk-in closets and plentiful upgrades mark the units of 737 W. Washington. The building also offers countless amenities,

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New Construction Dog-Friendly Condos ChicagoIf you're looking for the right new construction condo in Chicago that also features a variety of dog-friendly amenities, look no further than these new condo buildings currently in the works...

Three Sixty West

The advantage of new construction is certainly appealing to many condo buyers. In addition, so are some of the added amenities planned for 360 W Erie. The Three Sixty West building promises luxury condos with a dog run and a coveted River North address.

312 W. Huron

Another exceptional new construction property exists with 312 W Huron. The River North building provides for plenty of exclusive amenities, including a garden, outdoor lounge and a dog run. The high-rise also makes room for a number of high-end extras for pet owners, as

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Lincoln Park LoftsWhen people think Lincoln Park real estate, images of luxury single-family homes and condos along the lakefront might first come to mind. But did you know Lincoln Park is also a great place to look for the perfect north side loft? So if you’re in the market for a new loft in the city, here’s where you might want to start your search in Lincoln Park right now.

Regal Lofts

Located at 1735 W. Diversey, it’s not often you see an available unit inside Lincoln Park’s Regal Lofts building. Units here have spacious floor pans, huge windows that let in plenty of natural light, and great views of the surrounding neighborhood.

2600 N. Southport

2600 N. Southport might be one of the most well-known loft buildings in Lincoln Park. It seems there’s always a

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River North LoftsEverybody knows that River North is one of the top downtown neighborhoods to buy a Chicago loft, but what if you’re not quite ready to make the transition from renting to owning? Well, despite not having as many options as the “for sale” side of the market, you can still find some great deals on lofts for rent in River North, starting at these amazing locations…

411 W. Ontario

Easily one of River North’s most distinguishable loft conversions, there isn’t much not to like at the Ontario Street Lofts. Units are rich with loft charm and character, and it’s usually a building that has at least a couple units on the market at any given time.

333 W. Hubbard

Dubbed the Union Street Lofts, 333 W. Hubbard is another one of the premier loft buildings in

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Chicago Condos Dog RunLooking for a great downtown Chicago condo that's also super dog-friendly? Start your new home search at these amazing condo buildings that all feature an on-site dog run...

600 N. Fairbanks

Man’s best friend is sure to have plenty to wag its tail about living with 600 N Fairbanks. This pet-friendly property includes a dog run as one of its amenities, sure to be appealing to any four-legged family member.

Heritage at Millennium Park

Meanwhile, the extremely tall Heritage at Millennium Park tower isn’t desired just for its impressive views. The building is also cat and dog friendly, with a dog run to help get in some added exercise.

The Pinnacle

The 21 E Huron building may be close to the Magnificent Mile but that’s only part of its

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Chicago West Loop Condos Just imagine living steps away from not only the diverse vibrancy of Restaurant Row but also the emerging dining scene made possible within the Fulton Market District. That’s, of course, reality when you live close to some of Chicago’s hottest West Loop restaurants.

1000 Washington

One great way of making that possible is choosing from among the many offerings of 1000 Washington. Known as the 1000 Washington Lofts, the homes range from cozy flats to sprawling tri-level lofts. Along with the nearby dining scene the residences are also complimented by some deeded garage parking, bike storage and a sundeck.

200 N. Jefferson

Another great option in tempting your taste buds is the lifestyle presented by 200 N Jefferson. The newer construction

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Chicago Apartment Buildings Near The Red LineGoing from the north side down to the south side is about as easy as it gets thanks to the CTA Red Line, and that's exactly why so many apartment dwellers love living near one of its many stops. And if you plan on being in search of a new apartment sometime in 2018 and living near the Red Line is a top priority, here are a few great places to begin your search:

SoNo West

One such building is SoNo West. The high-rise sits within a short walk of the Red Line, as well as numerous shops and restaurants. In addition, the building supplies a ground level gym, 24-hour door service and in-unit laundry on the city’s Near North Side. 

1001 South State Street

The luxury apartments of 1001 South State are also close to public transportation in Chicago’s

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Chicago Apartment Buildings Along the Blue LineProviding easy access to downtown and also number of Chicago's most popular neighborhoods, like Bucktown, Wicker Park, and Ukrainian Village just to name a few, living along the Blue Line certainly has plenty of upside. And if you're looking for a new apartment somewhere along Blue Line, here are just a few top buildings to consider as you begin your search:

Centrum Bucktown

This includes the new construction opportunity of Centrum Bucktown. The modern apartment building is a short walk away from the North Avenue stop, as well as conveniently adjacent to The 606. In addition, the building also provides for a fitness center, large outdoor terraces and a resident lounge.

1241 N. Milwaukee

The apartments of 1241 N Milwaukee are also close to the

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