March 2019

Found 3 blog entries for March 2019.

Chicago Apartment Market It’s not usual for Chicago to experience wide swings in its temperatures, but it seems the changing seasons may also usher in more affordability, at least when it comes to rental prices. A new report from Renthop looked at monthly rental prices of some of the most populous cities in the nation, and found a pretty good swing in Chicago rent prices.

According to Renthop, it’s generally more expensive to rent in September and October, and less expensive to rent in March and April. The biggest swing came in terms of a two-bedroom apartment in Chicago. It could mean a savings of about $176 per month.

The lower rents may be tied to Chicago’s winter season. Demand traditionally dips lower during the colder months of the year. On the other hand, so does the

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One of Chicago’s most ambitious planned developments is now facing some pushback from at least one South Loop leader. Just days after the developer of One Central debuted plans for the mega-development during a community meeting, the alderman released a list detailing some of her concerns.

Some of those concerns center around the height of the buildings and the proposed density, although the developer did not release specifics on either of those things in the public meeting. The alderman also has some safety concerns and questions the impact that One Central could have on nearby residential blocks. 

Still, the local leader does acknowledge the project could mean some great things for the area, including more park and retail space and the transit

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One Bedroom Lofts ChicagoLooking for the right affordable loft in downtown Chicago? We have a few buildings in mind that offer great deals on one-bedroom units right now. 

900 N. Kingsbury

A $300,000 price point affords a one-bedroom, one-bath floor plan right now at 900 N. Kingsbury. The property also offers access to a rooftop lounge, fitness center and a location that’s just a short stroll away from the riverwalk. 

Library Tower

Located at 520 S State, the Library Tower offers loft-style condos complete with granite countertops, hardwood floors, high ceilings and some private outdoor space. It’s currently possible to find a one-bedroom, one-bath condo in the building for under $300k.

1224 W. Van Buren

Finally, you won’t want to miss the condos of 1224 W Van

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