05|06|2017Top Things to Do Close to the 606
The 606 is a raised trail, built on a historic elevated railway track, that runs almost 3 miles along the Bloomingdale Trail. Those who live close to it in Bucktown and the surrounding neighborhoods benefit from all that this cool urban/nature trail has to offer! The 606 opened officially in June of…Read more
05|03|2017What can you Buy in Bucktown for $500K to $1 Million?
Are you looking to purchase a home in the Bucktown neighborhood of Chicago? In this post, we will take a look at what you can find for $500,000 to $1,000,000. 2135 West Cortland Street This historic single-family home was built in approximately 1890 and is in a great Bucktown location on one…Read more
04|24|2017Can You Rent a 3-Bedroom for Under $5,500 in Chicago?
Are you looking for a three bedroom place to rent in Chicago for under $5,500? Look no further than the following great properties—all under $5,500! 730 W. Couch Place #2702 This three bedroom apartment is located in the all-glass tower known as The Parker in the stylish Fulton Market District. The Parker provides…Read more
04|21|2017Water Taxi Now Open for the Season in Chicago
Chicago’s fleet of bright yellow vaporettos began operating at many of the docks along the main branch of the Chicago River back on March 20th. Stops At the start of the season, Chicago’s Water Taxi is making routine stops at Riverwalk, Clark Street, LaSalle, Michigan Avenue, and Ogilvie/Union docks. Later this spring, the…Read more
04|19|2017Three New Projects Combine Libraries with Public Housing
Last October, the city of Chicago announced an impressive plan to “co-locate” public housing and public libraries in brand new, architecturally important developments. The city has now taken the wraps of three of these projects scheduled for Little Italy, Irving Park, and West Ridge. 32 architecture firms answered the city’s original Request for…Read more
04|17|2017What Will You Discover in the Ravenswood Neighborhood?
Spending an afternoon on the vibrant Ravenswood strip in Lincoln Square can be very delightful. The strip embraces the Metra right-of-way and goes north through a few North Side Chicago neighborhoods. Many of the old industrial sites are now home to a variety of flourishing businesses. Make a day trip of it…Read more
04|14|2017What can you Buy in South Loop for $250K to $500K?
Are you looking to purchase a home in the Chicago’s South Loop neighborhood? Here, we will take a look at what you can find for $250,000 to $500,000. 212 West Washington Street #1407 This beautiful, sunny, and spacious condo can be found in a brick building built in 1911, located in the heart…Read more