Top Chicago Apartment Buildings Along The Red Line in 2018

Posted by Nick Nastos on Saturday, January 6th, 2018 at 2:22pm

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 South Loop. In addition, the building maintains a fitness center, outdoor swimming pool, yoga studio, plus a rooftop lounge and room for grilling.

545 North Dearborn

Found at 545 N Dearborn, the Residences at Grand Plaza offer up amenities ranging from an outdoor jogging track to an outdoor swimming pool and putting green in River North. Just off the Red Line, the building also includes a fitness center, theater room and business center.

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545 North Dearborn Street #3502

$750,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.00 Baths
  • 1,800 SqFt
  • 0 Garages

!!!!INVESTOR OPPORTUNITY!!!! COLLECTING $4,500/MONTH IN RENT!! GORGEOUS PENTHOUSE 3 BEDROOM CONDO IN PRIME DOWNTOWN RIVER NORTH NEIGHBORHOOD with PANORAMIC SKYLINE VIEWS. This massive 1,800 SQ.FT. Penthouse with a 300 SQ.FT BALCONY features 3 MASSIVE Bedrooms. 10 foot ceilings, Brazilian hardwood floors, 200ft Balcony with Amazing Views, SPACIOUS LIVING ROOM WITH SEPARATE DINING ROOM AREA. Master Bedroom Features 2 walk in closets for his & hers. Master Bath features Custom Stand Up Shower, granite Countertops, Double Vanity Sinks. Kitchen Feat: 42" Wood Cabinets, Granite Countertop, Professional Grade Stainless Steel Appliances. IN unit Washer/Dryer. BUILDING FT HOTEL-LIKE 50,000 SQ.FT OF AMENITY SPACE STARTING WITH THE OUTDOOR POOL WITH SOUTHWEST EXPOSURE /SUNDECK, SAUNA, STEAM ROOM, RUNNING TRACK, FITNESS CENTER, BASKETBALL COURT, ENJOY THE HIGHEST QUALITY DESIGNER HOME WITH FULL SERVICE LUXURIOUS AMENITIES ALL WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE TO THE BEST CHICAGO OFFERS.

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860 West Blackhawk Street #2803

$689,000
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.00 Baths
  • 1,416 SqFt
  • 2 Garages

STUNNING PENTHOUSE CORNER UNIT AT SONO! Unobstructed views of Lake Michigan and The Chicago River. This highly upgraded home features floor to ceiling windows, beautiful brand new wide plank hardwood floors, custom window shades, freshly painted, chefs kitchen with granite countertops, SS appliances, and full height glass backsplash. The spacious master suite has forever views and a spa like bath with double bowl sinks and large shower/tub. This home also features a very large terrace perfect for watching the sunset. 2 prime parking spots included. A+ building with 24hr door staff and one of the best condo fitness centers in the city. This home is perfect!

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860 West Blackhawk Street #1603

$635,000
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.00 Baths
  • 1,416 SqFt
  • 0 Garages

Contemporary "SoNo" corner unit with spectacular views of Lake Michigan & the Chicago River through 10' floor to ceiling windows. Spacious Living room/Dining room plus open concept chef's kitchen with large island, SS appliances, motion sense touch-less kitchen faucet & custom tile backsplash. Huge master BR suite, custom closets, spa bath with dual vanity & Jacuzzi tub. Fabulous outdoor terrace is perfect for grilling, endless sunsets or watching the 4th of July fireworks. Smart Home enabled unit controls lights & heat(via Nest)etc. In-Unit Laundry. Beautiful lobby entrance, superb fitness center and professionally managed building with 24 hr doorman. Assessment includes heat/A/C, gas, cable, internet, bike & additional storage. SoNo was designed by Award Winning Architect, Larry Booth. Hottest building in Lincoln Park most popular & convenient location!!

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545 North Dearborn Street #1511

$512,000
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.00 Baths
  • 1,325 SqFt
  • 0 Garages

Completely remodeled corner 2 Bed | 2 Bath Condo + Office in prime River North location modified to utilize every inch of space. Unobstructed floor to ceiling skyline view in every room from private 200 sq.ft Balcony with Western exposure of the Vibrant Rays of the Sun. Hardwood flrs throughout Entry Foyer, Living Room & Bedrooms. Open layout w/abundant storage including living rm built-in & pantry. Appointed with State-of-the-Art Kitchen: Custom Center Island, 42" Cabinets, Italian Porcelain. Master Bedroom feat: Walk In Closet, Bathroom ensuite spa retreat w/Deep Undermount Sinks, Italian Porcelain Tile, Walk in Stand Up Shower. Guest Bath Feat: Jacuzzi Tub w/ air Jets, Italian Porcelain Tile & Custom Deep Undermount sink. BRAND NEW Samsung FRONT LOADERS WASHER/DRYER. Assessments include all Utilities, 330mbps WiFi & cable. Hotel like amenities: Outdoor Pool+Cabanas, Running Track, 15,000sq.ft. Gym, Sauna, Steam Room, landscaped 3000 sqft yrlong dog park & 24hr Door Staff.

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545 North Dearborn Street #2301

$499,888
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.00 Baths
  • 0 SqFt
  • 1 Garages

Take a 3D Tour, CLICK on the 3D BUTTON & Walk Around. Watch a Custom Drone Video Tour, Click on Video Button! Live in the Heart of River North in this 2bed/2bath condo @ The Grand Plaza! This unit looks like it was torn out of a magazine! Modern kitchen is fitted with new Viking Stainless Steel appliances, island with breakfast bar, & separate seating area. Open living room is ideal for entertaining. Unit features dark hardwood floors, in unit W/D, & oversized balcony. The master bedroom with en-suite bath is the perfect place to relax! Great views throughout every window! Parking available for rent in the building! No Rent Cap, Investor Friendly! Five Star Full amenity building with doorman, pool, fitness center, outdoor track, basketball court, dog run, and more! Steps to Jewel, Whole Foods, Trader Joes, Train lines, restaurants, Nightlife, and everything else River North has to offer!

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545 North Dearborn Street #2611

$484,000
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.00 Baths
  • 1,300 SqFt
  • 0 Garages

Must see 26th Floor with beautiful City view! Laminate floors throughout, newer stainless steel appliances, and newer gray paint with white trim. This 2 bedroom 2 bath Condo with add' room (can be used as an office) features an open kitchen with a granite bar that overlooks living room. Each bedroom has floor to ceiling glass sliding doors onto a the 40 foot long balcony that has western views. Master bedroom closet has a California closet set up. There 's also a walk in storage/closet that 80" big. Stack-able washer/dryer in home. Building has a indoor pool, running track, workout room, library. There's also a grocery store in the building. Heat, air, cable TV and internet are included in the HOA fees. Building has a garage for an additional fee. The current rate is $272 per month and you can sign a contract for a minimum of three months.

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545 North Dearborn Street #w1401

$465,000
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.00 Baths
  • 1,310 SqFt
  • 2 Garages

Highly updated corner 2 bed/ 2 bath condo in the heart of River North. This property offers million-dollar city views & has an open floor plan that is great for entertaining. The large open living area features custom track lighting, a beautiful kitchen w/ extra storage, granite counters, & brand new stainless appliances including a wine fridge. The entire condo has custom sound-proof windows to ensure a quiet living experience. The oversized master suite features a walk-in closet. Both baths have been completely renovated w/ top of the line finishes including Kohler & Hansgrohe fixtures, quartz counter-tops & custom cabinets. Additional highlights include a huge 200 sq ft private balcony, & in unit washer & dryer. The unit has been meticulously maintained, nothing to do but move in. One of the best amenity buildings in Chicago which features 24-hour door staff, beautiful outdoor pool, fitness center, outdoor running track, basketball court, sauna, steam rm, library, bus ctr & dog run

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545 North Dearborn Street #w1201

$464,900
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.00 Baths
  • 1,310 SqFt
  • 2 Garages

Fabulous River North 2 Bedroom 2 Bath corner unit condo in the heart of everything. Unit has been updated with granite, stainless appliances, Brazilian Cherry hardwood floors, and custom master bath. Sliding glass doors off the Master Bedroom and Living Room to your expanded balcony offering West, North and East views. Split floor plan offers great privacy between the bedrooms. Master suite with luxury bath, walk-in closet and second closet for all your needs. In unit laundry and great closets. Full amenity building with doorman, dry cleaners, business center with Apple computers, cafe area with coffee bar, library, billiard room, basketball court, 50,000 sq ft fitness center, sauna, outdoor pool, sundeck, outdoor track, dog park, grill area, entertainment room, and so much more. Conveniently connected to Jewel and Bed Bath and Beyond through the garage. CTA access, restaurants, tons of shopping all at your corner. Garage rental pkg available. Investor friendly building

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860 West Blackhawk Street #1801

$429,900
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 905 SqFt
  • 1 Garages

Live in the center of everything NewCity Center and the Clybourn Corridor have to offer in the beautiful SoNo West building! Movie theater, restaurants, shopping, Whole Foods, bowling, Fitness Formula Club, and nightlife including the improv comedy theater "iO" are just steps from the lobby's entrance. This meticulously maintained condo includes an open layout with floor to ceiling windows that highlight an incredible panoramic city view. A south-facing exposure will provide natural light inside this home year round. High-end finishes and fixtures in the kitchen and bathroom, with improved flooring in the living area and bedroom. In-unit laundry and ample closet space within. Close to public transportation. Extra-wide end parking space and additional storage included!

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860 West Blackhawk Street #2001

$425,000
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 0 SqFt
  • 1 Garages

Rarely available, spacious south- facing unit with sweeping panoramic skyline views and an open floor plan. Dramatic floor to ceiling windows in every room and large balcony off the main living area. Unit features keyless touchscreen entry, new wide-plank white oak flooring, stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops and updated carpet in the bedroom. Carrara marble tile throughout the bathroom. Generous closets throughout with custom build outs and in unit laundry. Professionally managed building with 24/7 door-staff, package service and modern exercise room. One heated garage parking spot (on the first floor) with additional storage included. Amazing location steps from the Red Line, Chicago water taxi stop to the loop, Whole Foods, Mariano, shopping, restaurants and New City Mall.

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860 West Blackhawk Street #2101

$420,000
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 900 SqFt
  • 1 Garages

AMAZING CITY VIEWS from this 21st floor beauty at Sono! Spacious open floor plan. Floor to ceiling windows, hardwood floors in living area, balcony. Kitchen features SS appliances, large island, contemporary cabinets. Large bedroom with great closet space. Marble bath. In-unit W/D. Building features 24 hr doorman, on-site management, gym, storage. Indoor parking included in price! Wonderful location close to shops, public transportation, restaurants, and so much more.

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860 West Blackhawk Street #1004

$382,500
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 905 SqFt
  • 1 Garages

CONTEMPORARY, OVERSIZED ONE BEDROOM WITH NORTH AND EAST VIEWS IN SONO WEST LINCOLN PARK. FEATURES INCLUDE: SOARING CEILINGS, CUSTOM EDDIE Z WINDOW TREATMENTS, HARDWOOD FLOOR, KITCHEN HAS ESPRESSO CABINETS, GRANITE, SS APPLIANCES, CUSTOM BLACKOUT SHADES AND CUSTOM FULL LENGTH MIRROR IN MASTER. CALIFORNIA CLOSETS IN MBR AND ABOVE LAUNDRY. MARBLE BATH, FULL SIZED WASHER/DRYER. SPACIOUS BALCONY. BUILDING AMENITIES INCLUDE 24 HOUR DOOR STAFF, EXERCISE ROOM, PROPERTY MANAGER ON SITE, MAINTENANCE STAFF AND ADDITIONAL STORAGE. COVERED INDOOR PARKING SPACE INCLUDED FOR SALE. STEPS TO CTA/RED LINE, WHOLE FOODS, MARIANO'S, NEW CITY MALL, SHOPPING, ENTERTAINMENT AND RESTAURANTS GALORE. PET FRIENDLY BUILDING. RENTED THROUGH DECEMBER 2019 WITH 60 DAY KICK-OUT CLAUSE, NOT INCLUDING PARKING.

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860 West Blackhawk Street #604

$324,900
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 796 SqFt
  • 1 Garages

Hip & Trendy 1 BR Loft Style Condo In Lincoln Park's Fabulous SONO West! This highly upgraded unit features floor to ceiling windows which afford stunning panoramic sunset views, high ceilings, gleaming hardwood floors throughout, a wide open chef's kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and sleek cabinetry, a spacious marble bathroom and enormous private balcony. The building features an incredible fitness center, 24 hour doorperson, private storage, bike room and garage parking including in the price. The location cannot be beat with easy access to Red Line "L", expressway, theatres, grocery, restaurants, shopping and nightlife. This one has it all!

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545 North Dearborn Street #1903

$319,000
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 818 SqFt
  • 0 Garages

Luxury building in great location. Enjoy this north-facing, full amenity building with pool, running track, fitness center, business center, 24 hour door staff...too much to list. Perfect investment opportunity. Rental parking in building.

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545 North Dearborn Street #w1204

$309,000
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 870 SqFt
  • 0 Garages

HIGH RISE GORGEOUS CUSTOM DESIGNED DELUXE CORNER UNIT w/NORTH EAST FACING SKYLINE VIEWS IN PRIME RIVER NORTH NEIGHBORHOOD. UNIT BOASTS GOURMET KITCHEN, GRANITE ISLAND, W/D IN UNIT, HARDWOOD FLOOR, BALCONY AND CORNER UNIT WITH TONS OF WINDOWS. THE HEART OF THE CITY WITH SUCH BUILDING AMENIITIES AS 50,000 SQ FT CLB FLOOR WITH OUTDR RUN TRACK, SPACIOUS SUN DCK WITH POOL, FTNSS CNTR, PRTY RM, BUSINESS CNTR CLUB 9 MEDIA RM, WINTER ATRIUM GARDEN, INTERNET ACCESS, PUTTING GREENS, LIBRARY, GROCERY STORE ON 1ST FL & STM RM/SAUNA.

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545 North Dearborn Street #3602

$3,275
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.00 Baths
  • 1,238 SqFt
  • 0 Garages

Massive custom 2 Bed/2bath corner condo unit boasting jaw dropping North & East skyline/city views, located right in the center of sought after River North! Brand new cherry wood flooring, 42" custom cabinets, sleek granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, in unit washer/dryer, massive private terrace! Master bedroom features huge walk in closet, attached his/her master bath, with soaking tub. Located in Grand Plaza, this building has it all! 50,000SF full service amenity building with 24hr doorman, fitness center, running track, outdoor pool, basketball court, sauna/steam room. Rent includes everything but electric! Located blocks away from I90/94 and within walking distance to The Chicago River, Lake Michigan, Downtown Chicago, public transport and the best the city has to offer! Easy to show, make it yours today!

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545 North Dearborn Street #904

$2,700
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 815 SqFt
  • 4 Garages

Live the dream in this one of a kind heart of River North large one bed with YOUR OWN secluded 850 sf deck with grill, hammock, patio furniture, outdoor speakers & fire pit all INCLUDED. Modern and stylish living to enjoy for yourself or impress your friends when entertaining like a star with wonderful natural light, hardwood floors, washer/dryer in unit, granite kitchen island, stainless steel appliances. Incredible building amenities like living in a resort in the center if the city: basketball court, outdoor heated pool, huge sun deck, grills to enjoy the outdoors, running track, state of the art fitness center, dog park, party room, library, saunas & more. All in the epicenter of River North with Red Line and grocery IN your building and access to the city's top dining, shopping, business district, and entertainment Available 9/1. Come See Your New Home!

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545 North Dearborn Street #904

$2,600
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 815 SqFt
  • 4 Garages

Live the dream in this one of a kind heart of River North large one bed with YOUR OWN secluded 850 sf deck with grill, hammock, patio furniture, outdoor speakers & fire pit all INCLUDED. Modern and stylish living to enjoy for yourself or impress your friends when entertaining like a star with wonderful natural light, hardwood floors, washer/dryer in unit, granite kitchen island, stainless steel appliances. Incredible building amenities like living in a resort in the center if the city: basketball court, outdoor heated pool, huge sun deck, grills to enjoy the outdoors, running track, state of the art fitness center, dog park, party room, library, saunas & more. All in the epicenter of River North with Red Line and grocery IN your building and access to the city's top dining, shopping, business district, and entertainment Available 9/1. Come See Your New Home!

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545 North Dearborn Street #2610

$2,550
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 1,000 SqFt
  • 0 Garages

Sunny south facing condo at Grand Plaza! Largest 1 bedroom floor plan in building. Unit features open layout with upgraded kitchen, granite tops, SS appliances, new bathroom, in unit laundry, hardwood floors, and large private balcony. Great location in River North, close to loop and Michigan Ave. Bldg has amazing 50,000 sq ft fitness center w/outdoor pool. Rent incl TV, DVR, internet, everything but electricity!

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545 North Dearborn Street #w1403

$2,400
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 818 SqFt
  • 1 Garages

This building is all about lifestyle! Enjoy the beautiful pool, sundeck, exercise facilities, running track, basketball court, business center, 24 hour doorman and more in this full amenity building. Excellent full size one bedroom floor plan with spacious living area and a huge bedroom with a walk-in closet. The large balcony has great skyline views! In-unit laundry is a huge plus! All of this in a location that can't be beat - walking distance to everything. Included in the rent: Heat, A/C, basic cable, internet, gas, pool & exercise facilities. Parking available for $268/month + $25 for garage FOB. No smoking, not pets and good credit required. Available immediately.

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545 North Dearborn Street #903

$2,250
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 886 SqFt
  • 1 Garages

TOTALLY RENOVATED 1 BED AT THE GRAND PLAZA CONDOS! HARDWOOD FLOORS NEW KITCHEN AND BATH, WD IN THE UNIT, HUGE BALCONY! FEEL LIKE YOU ARE LIVING AT A COUNTRY CLUB!! OUTDOOR POOL/SUNDECK, SAUNA, STEAM ROOM, RUNNING TRACK, NEW DOG PARK,FITNESS CENTER, BASKETBALL COURT, MEDIA ROOM, INDOOR RESISTANCE POOL, BUSINESS CNTR. PARKING IS EXTRA THROUGH LAZ PARKING IN THE BLDG, PET FRIENDLY

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545 North Dearborn Street #w3005

$2,200
  • 1 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 729 SqFt
  • 1 Garages

AVAILABLE FOR MOVE IN IMMEDIATELY, HURRY!!! HUGE PRICE DROP TOO!! WHAT A STEAL AT THE GRAND PLAZA!!! Killer VIEW from this Rarely available 1 bedroom at The Grand Plaza Residences in RIVER NORTH that is fully RENOVATED- top of the line brand new finishes!!! This fully upgraded unit includes: Hardwood floors throughout, custom blinds, brand new cabinets, quartz counter tops, w/d IN UNIT, and HUGE BALCONY, brand new bathroom (see pics its a must see!) w/ a stand up glassed in shower fully enclosed, every fixture in the unit is basically new! ENORMOUS BALCONY, AND in unit W/D!!! This bldg offers 24 hour doorman, country club style pool with cabanas and huge state of the art full fitness center, basketball court, bbq's huge track, dog run, library, game room and more! agent owned condo; tv mounted on the wall,in bedrm stays to save nice space for you!

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