3 Luxury High-Rises Near Grant Park You Must See to Believe

Posted by Leo Clark. on Monday, February 3rd, 2020 at 9:14am.

Grant Park Views Chicago Condo and Apartment BuildingsWhether you're looking to rent or buy within a luxury high-rise building near Grant Park, there are a number of amazing properties to see. Many of the properties have luxurious amenities, spacious units, and unique design elements. Below are 3 properties near Grant Park that will blow you away!

Essex on the Park

Essex on the Park is a uniquely designed apartment community located on Chicago’s prestigious Michigan Avenue. Residents of this property will enjoy all that Lake Michigan and Grant Park have to offer. There is a wide array of floor-plans available with unit sizes ranging from, studios up to the massive 4-bedroom penthouse. The penthouse units are the gems of the Essex offering large outdoor terraces for entertaining. If you're not in a penthouse, you'll still have access to the shared  multi-story “winter garden” which may be the most dramatic amenity space in any Chicago apartment building of this size. It has a yoga studio, pet friendly spaces, and more. The “winter garden” hosts an immaculate indoor pool and looks out onto Grant Park. The Essex is a must see!


Do you want one of the best apartment views available in Chicago? Check out NEMA, which boasts unrivaled views of urban Chicago, Lake Michigan, and Grant Park! The NEMA Chicago, completed in 2019, is located at 1210 South Indiana Avenue. The NEMA Chicago has a total of 800 units between 420 to 1868 sq ft. The apartment interiors are an absolute eye-catcher with 9-11 ft. high ceilings, floor to ceiling windows, designer floors, and amazing, locally inspired finishes. Residents have access to an immaculate rooftop terrace, full size pool, sauna, basketball court, lounge, concierge services, garages, and more!


The third high-rise on the list is currently under construction but will soon be another superb luxury living option for those who want to live near Grant Park. 1000M is designed by renowned, architect Helmut Jahn with interiors by designer Kara Mann. The property stands 74 stories high and was designed to gradually widen at the northeast and southwest corners, transitioning from an efficient rectangle at the base to an expansive parallelogram at the peak. This provides the owners of the southwest units prime views of Lake Michigan, Grant Park and the city skyline. This building is poised to be one of the premier residences situated in the South Loop. Stay tuned for further updates on the amazing 1000M property.

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