Gold Coast Real Estate News

Information about Gold Coast real estate news. Read about everything happening around the Gold Coast, including new construction updates, market tidbits, and anything that relates to commercial and residential real estate in the Gold Coast. Also start browsing active Gold Coast real estate for sale, or contact Gold Coast Realty for help with your home or condo search around Downtown Chicago.

There are currently 50 blog entries related to this category.

Home to less than 20 private residences, the lavish 65 E. Goethe may be the premiere building to call home in Chicago’s Gold Coast. This exclusive building may not be one of the largest condo buildings in the neighborhood, but it certainly holds its own.

Featuring French-inspired architectural elements, the building is filled with luxuries. The sophisticated building may look like an elegant old building, but it actually only dates back to the early 2000s.

You’ll find plenty of luxurious additions to the private homes, including crown molding, hardwoods, granite countertops and large kitchen islands. You’ll also find private balconies and large master suites with plenty of closet and storage space.

Residents of this boutique building are treated to a

82 Views, 0 Comments.

61 Banks is easily one of Chicago’s most impressive and most luxurious new rental developments; and it’s also one of the only opportunities to rent new construction in the city’s highly sought-after Gold Coast.

With all that the building has to offer, it’s easy to see what makes 61 Banks an intriguing option for anyone looking for an upscale living experience right on Chicago’s breathtaking waterfront.

The problem, however, is that if you’re interested in a 61 E. Banks apartment for rent, you’re quickly running out of time.

Right now, 2-bedroom apartments at 61 Banks are priced from $4,900 while a 2 or 3 bedroom maisonette will run you $11,800.

Amenities at 61 E. Banks include 24 hour door service, full-time concierge, a resident lounge, parking, a

65 Views, 0 Comments.

9 W. Walton ChicagoWith an enviable location and high-end amenities, 9 W Walton provides an ideal location for buyers to search for a luxury condo in Chicago. Right now, the Gold Coast condo building has two-, three- and even four-bedroom condos on the market.

The smallest available floor plan is the two-bedroom, two-bath unit with around 1,900 square feet of living space. The unit includes a private terrace and plenty of upscale extras.

A three-bedroom, 3.5-bath unit in the building commands more than 4,400 square feet of living space. This half-floor, corner unit provides for some incredible city and lake views. There is also a new four-bedroom unit with a similar amount of space and custom finishes.

The largest unit on the market right now offers more than 7,000 square feet

144 Views, 0 Comments.

Chicago co-op apartment buildings feature more charm and character than just about any other property-type in town. If you're someone already searching Chicago co-op apartments for sale, chances are you also know all about the structure of a co-op investment, which means we'll just get right to where to find some of the more desirable co-op apartments in Chicago.

1500 N. Lake Shore

For a variety of floor plans on Lake Shore, you’ll want to consider the co-op apartments of 1500 N Lake Shore. The property offers up large apartments, including a multi-level penthouse unit with outdoor space.

1430 N. Lake Shore

Another top co-op building to consider in Chicago offers up full floor apartment homes. Found at 1430 N Lake Shore, the building also

120 Views, 0 Comments.

Chicago Co-Op ApartmentsIf you're looking to combine luxury with a co-op living experience, here are 3 co-op apartment buildings in Chicago that must be considered during your search.

1500 N Lake Shore

If your budget allows, consider some of the spectacular co-op apartments of 1500 N Lake Shore. Currently several three- and four-bedroom apartments are on the market in the building, including one particular two-level unit with 5,000 square feet of living space, priced at $3.5 million.

999 N Lake Shore

Another pricey co-op apartment building sits at 999 N Lake Shore. The vintage high-rise offers up sweeping lake views from its roof deck, plus a number of other stylish high-end additions. A pricey co-op apartment in the building right includes three-bedrooms, and is

81 Views, 0 Comments.

No 9 WaltonIf you’re hoping to get in on one of Chicago’s most prestigious new buildings, time is running out. Only one new construction unit is still available at 9 W. Walton, but this condo is spectacular.

The full-floor unit offers more than 7,000 square feet of living space with the upscale advantage of 360-degreee views overlooking the lake and the city. The property also comes with a massive heated terrace, ideal for sophisticated living and for entertaining.

This stylish space is ready for a buyer right now, and the finishing touches are sure to put it over the top. The space is pre-wired for home automation, plus includes all electric and plumbing work, hardware, doors, cabinetry and more.

The unit also offers up several unique design features from Tom

391 Views, 0 Comments.

The Chicago city housing market cooled in the first quarter of the year, with the city performing much like the suburbs. Of the city’s 77 neighborhoods, sales were down in more than half of them during the first few months of 2019. Local agents have seen homes in some neighborhoods take longer to sell than they did during the same time period a year ago.

Analysts look at three key measures in determining a local market’s vitality. This includes the number of homes sold, the average time homes sit on the market and the median sale price.

In condos and townhomes specifically, no city neighborhoods saw improvements of all three measures during the first quarter of the year. In fact, only two neighborhoods in the Chicago area saw improvement in all three key

159 Views, 0 Comments.

Every condo buyer in Chicago has a budget to work with during his or her quest to find the perfect place, and if yours happens to fall somewhere between $500,000 & $600,000, we have a pretty good idea of where to start looking...

The Bristol

You don’t have to spend more than $1 million to get into The Bristol. Located at 57 E Delaware Place, the Gold Coast property currently offers your choice of a one- or two-bedroom floor plan priced in the $500,000s. The price affords outstanding lake views, high ceilings and plenty of upgrades.

1440 N. Lake Shore

Right on the lakefront, 1440 N Lake Shore enjoys some incredible lake and skyline views. Just minutes from some of the city’s most desirable dining, shopping and nightlife options, the building

471 Views, 0 Comments.

If you're looking for a Chicago condo or apartment with a premium view, buyers aren't just limited to what's on the lakefront. Here's a closer look at a few buildings that lie along the Chicago River that also offer some insane views of the city.

Trump Tower

One of the hottest buildings along the riverfront is none other than Trump Tower. The building features options ranging from studios to sweeping penthouse units with high ceilings and some fireplaces. High-end options at Trump Tower, meanwhile, range from valet parking and full service concierge service to a spa, health club and indoor lap pool.

Wolf Point West

At 46-stories high, Wolf Point West presents some incredible views overlooking the riverfront and beyond. The new River North

175 Views, 0 Comments.

No. 9 Walton has been one of downtown Chicago’s hottest buildings over the past couple years, and some of the Windy City’s premier celebrities and CEOs have all purchased a unit inside the building since construction wrapped up last year.

According to a recent report from The Real Deal, the building’s newest buyer is John Groetelaars, CEO of Chicago-based hospital bedmaker Hill-Rom Holdings.

As mentioned by The Real Deal, the unit was purchased from a trust for nearly $3.5 million and has right around 2,700 square feet of total living space. The Tribune also ran a story that the 3-bedroom, 3.5 bathroom condo was purchased directly from JDL Development and was originally listed for $3.65 million back in November.

With so much interest in the building, some

243 Views, 0 Comments.