Chicago Apartment News

The Chicago apartment market is robust, especially around some of the city's premier downtown neighborhoods like River North, the Gold Coast, and the West Loop. If you're looking for information about apartments for rent in Chicago, you've come to the right place. Featured below is up-to-the-minute news and local tidbits about everything related to apartments and rentals in Chicago.

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61 E. Banks is an illustrious townhome development community in The Loop. These roomy 2-3 bedrooms apartments at 61 E. Banks offer luxury living on the lake! Units contain quartz countertops, designer fixtures, stainless steel appliances, premium engineered plank flooring, and in-unit laundry. You'll be surrounded by prime common amenities such as, 24-hour doorman, full time concierge, a huge private roof terrace with grills, and resident lounge for group entertaining. There are multiple unit layouts to choose from so you can obtain the exact living space to fit your renting needs. Lincoln Park high school is just a mile and a half from this property and residents are allowed to house small pets. Visit the on-site leasing center for information on this

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There are plenty of amenities and attractions throughout Downtown Chicago that apartment hunters would love to be within walking distance from and Millennium Park for many is near the top of that list.

Along with all the year-round events and festivals that happen around Millennium Park, living nearby also means you’ll be just blocks from Chicago’s lively theatre district, the recently re-vamped Riverwalk, and some of the Windy City’s coolest bars and restaurants, like Cindy’s Rooftop, Tavern at the Park, and The Gage just to name a few.

So if you’re planning to be in the market for a new luxury apartment and living near Millennium Park sounds like the right place for you, take a closer look a 3 of the hottest apartment buildings you’ll find nearby.

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Chicago RentalsJust how long will downtown Chicago’s red hot apartment market last? It’s a question many of us continue to wonder, and one that we may have an answer to sooner rather than later.

Although demand for apartments is still strong thanks to downtown’s strong job growth in recent years, another increase in new construction apartment deliveries could result in oversupply in 2019 and beyond.

According to figures recently revealed in Crain’s Chicago Business, 4,400 new apartments are expected to wrap-up construction next year, and another 4,000 new units will also be finished in 2020 as well.

The good news, at least for now, is that with fewer apartments being built in 2018, there was at least some supply relief over the past 12 months, and the Class A apartment

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Loop Rentals ChicagoAlthough the spring and summer is when Chicago's' robust apartment market really comes alive, fall can also be a great time to find a good deal, especially in the heat of downtown. Here's a closer look at where to rent in the Loop this month and beyond...

223 W. Lake

The boutique development of 223 W Lake offers up plenty of luxurious features and finishes. The renovated lofts of this building include soaring ceilings and fantastic city views, along with some exposed brick accents and private elevator entry.

130 N. Garland

Also called The Heritage at Millennium Park, 130 N Garland is the Loop’s tallest residential building, with easy and secure access to area shops and public transportation. The full-amenity building also features its own

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Although Chicago’s rental market tends to cool down towards the end of summer, great deals on luxury apartments and condo rentals can certainly be found all over town, which of course means right here in the Gold Coast. So if you’re still looking for a change of scenery before the turn of the calendar, here’s a quick look at where to rent in the Gold Coast this autumn season…

1201 N. LaSalle

One great option for renters is at The Sinclair. Located at 1201 N LaSalle, the building offers floor plans ranging from studios to three-bedroom units and plentiful amenities. Right now new renters are being offered one-month free on a 13-month lease or longer.

111 W. Maple

Another good choice is at 111 W Maple. Available right now, the building offers

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Chicago Luxury Apartments The luxury apartment market in downtown Chicago is booming (still), but even with all the new units that have recently been delivered to market, finding that perfect 3-bedroom apartment can still be a challenging endeavor. To help get your search started, however, here's a look at where you might find an available unit.

One Bennett Park

Several luxury options in three-bedrooms exist within One Bennett Park. The large units of this property often include at least three-baths, and some feature well upwards of 3,000 square feet of living space.

North Water

More luxury three-bedroom options can be found in North Water. This Chicago property sometimes features penthouse units with upwards of 2,100 square feet of space, supplemented by plentiful

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Luxury rentals in downtown Chicago are all about status and prestige. Dozens of high-quality, high-class condo buildings are situated all over the city, but some addresses seem to be a bit more coveted than others by today’s home buyers and renters. Whether it’s the extensive list of first-rate living amenities, the breathtaking million dollar views, or simply because of a building’s recognizable façade and architecture among all the high-rises in Chicago’s skyline—as in the case of the Hancock Building or Trump Tower Chicago—some condo and rental buildings just have more of an “it” factor when it comes to exclusiveness and popularity. So what, exactly, are some of Chicago’s most desirable luxury buildings to call home?

Check out our list of the Top 5

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500 N. Lake Shore Drive is certainly one of downtown Chicago’s most sought after buildings for locals looking for a luxury rental in a location that provides an authentic urban living experience. Conveniently situated on Streeterville’s lakefront and well within walking distance to Navy Pier, Michigan Avenue, and numerous other downtown Chicago attractions, residents calling 500 N. Lake Shore Drive home won’t be hard-pressed to find all the best dining, nightlife, and entertainment venues virtually right outside their front door. Furthermore, a number of open and green park space are also located nearby, making the lifestyle at 500 N. Lake Shore that much more desirable, especially in the spring, summer, and fall months when the Chicago climate is

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Downtown Chicago’s apartment market has been booming over the last few years as thousands of new units have consistently been delivered in some of the city’s hottest neighborhoods. In River North, projects like Wolf Point West, Aurélien, and Gallery on Wells were all just recently completed, much like HUBBARD221—a sleek 23-story tower that offers a central location, upscale finishes, and a range of floor plans that include studio,  one-bedroom, two-bedroom, and three-bedroom layouts.

At HUBBARD221, developers also put an emphasis on building features outside each individual unit, which includes a full-floor amenity level up on the 21st floor that includes an outdoor swimming pool, a hot tub, a sprawling sundeck with cabanas, and even a few outdoor TVs

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If you’re not quite ready to buy or perhaps only plan on living in downtown Chicago  temporarily, there’s hardly a shortage of luxury condo buildings to choose from that offer exceptional living spaces for rent. But if you’re someone who truly requires the best of the best, here’s a quick look at what we consider 3 of the most luxurious places to rent in 2018:

Aqua Chicago

Undeniably one of downtown Chicago’s most distinct condo towers, at least from a design aspect, Aqua also sits just off the riverfront in the city’s ultra-luxe urban playground known as the New Eastside. Look for Aqua condos for rent to offer insane views, roomy layouts, and insanely huge balconies that are great for entertaining and impressing anyone you have over.

Trump Tower

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