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West Loop New ConstructionFor new construction in the West Loop, you cannot go wrong with the luxury units of 1400 Monroe. The condo building is home to just 42 units, in both two- and three-bedroom designs.

Buyers can expect to find custom-designed kitchens and large master suites at 1400 Monroe. You will also find light-filled homes due to the loft-style windows, open floor plans and high ceilings.

Additional features include continuous hardwood floors and the addition of some smart home technology. The kitchens come with an island, quartz countertops and a wine refrigerator. 

The new condos additionally come complete with large balconies and functional storage space. This is on top of the sweeping views of nearby Skinner Park and the city’s skyline from the units of

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Hundreds of new rental units are headed to West Loop. It’s all part of a massive new development going up near Mary Bartelme Park in Chicago.

The new Porte development consists of two 17-story towers, complete with nearly 600 new residences. Ranging from around around 550 square feet for a studio unit to more than 1,500 square feet, the project serves up a variety of floor plans for renters to choose from.

There are also some two-level townhomes available for rent in Porte. The rental buildings also offer such amenities as a fitness center, demonstration kitchen, game room and a lounge.

In addition, the property makes room for a pool deck stretching between the two towers, a dog run and some co-working space. It’s expected the first residents of Porte could

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Looking for a chic new loft as a first-time home buyer in Chicago? Get your search started below...

Paramount Lofts

Paramount Lofts, located at 1645 W. Ogden Ave is an impressive loft building in the desirable area of the West Loop. The building was built in 2007 and is located close to public transportation like the blue/pink/green lines, the medical district-Rush/UIC, lush parks, the United Center, and a variety of restaurants. Owners within the Paramount Loft enjoy amenities such as; 24-hour door person, roof top deck, exercise room, community room, on-site staff, and dry cleaning. 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom units, complete with hardwood plank floors, modern appliances, large industrial windows and a spacious balcony, are averaging around $240K right

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If you’re hoping to live near Fulton Market District, 215 Aberdeen may just be the perfect building. Living in the Blue Moon Lofts makes it simple to visit any one of the many shops, restaurants and entertainment venues in the area.

It’s an easy walk to several grocery stores and specialty food shops. In addition, the building sits within a short walk of several gyms and not far from options in public transportation.

Starting at around 725 square feet of living space, some of the largest units in the building command more than 1,700 square feet of space. With your choice of one to three-bedrooms, the open units also provide for private balconies, a gas fireplace and the convenience of in-unit laundry.

New buyers can expect to find an appealing mix of the old

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Tech giant, Google, has been in Chicago since 2000 and has grown steadily since expanding to the Windy City. Four years ago they made a high-profile move from River North to the new 1K Fulton development in Chicago's Fulton Market neighborhood, opening a new office that now staffs over 1,000 people.

It appears Google is poised to continue that expansion and is looking at additional options in various locations, including office space at 1000 W. Carroll Ave., 345 N. Morgan St, and320 N. Sangamon St., all just blocks from Google's main Chicago office. 

One of the primary reasons Google is looking for additional space is to grow their engineering staff. Chicago is ripe with engineering and development talent, which is generally more affordable and

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The West Loop has become Chicago's hottest downtown neighborhood, not to mention one of the priciest if you're looking for a sweet new place to live. But if you know where to look, not every West Loop condo requires a ridiculous budget, as you'll see below...

6 S. Laflin

One great place to begin your search is 6 S Laflin. The SkyTech Lofts feature wood flooring and high concrete ceilings. In addition, you’ll find a sensational rooftop deck with sweeping views of the city. Right now, you’ll find the option of a two-bedroom unit priced under $400K.

1201 W. Adams

Located at 1201 W Adams, Promenade also allows for a number of different floorplans in West Loop. A similar budget affords the option of a two-bedroom unit in the building.

225 S.

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Looking to make the move to what's arguably Chicago's hottest neighborhood this summer? Here's our short list of West Loop buildings to consider for a rental this moving season...

Skybridge Lofts

Located at 737 W Washington, the Skybridge Lofts offer up loft-style living in a high-rise setting. The property includes a fitness center, rooftop deck and a dog run. It also currently offers your choice of either a two- or three-bedroom rental starting this summer, providing at least 1,500 square feet of living space.

The Parker Fulton Market

More exceptional rental opportunities exist within 730 W Couch. The Parker Fulton Market enjoys access to a swimming pool, rooftop lounge and a fitness center. Floor plans range from studios to three-bedroom

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At home in one of Chicago’s most desirable areas, the West Loop Collection offers up dozens of new condos in a coveted setting. With eight units per building, buyers have the choice of a more traditional single-story condo, a four-bedroom duplex or even a penthouse duplex. Altogether this presents a number of luxurious options.

Ranging from three- to four-bedrooms, the units of West Loop Collection offer expansive floor plans to meet the needs of upscale buyers. Prospective new residents can expect to find such high-end additions as custom Italian cabinetry, premium appliances and wide plank oak hardwoods.

As well, the new units are outfitted with private balconies or rooftop decks, large kitchen islands and plenty of added extras. Buyers of the new West

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From its convenient address to its added extras, 1400 W Monroe is hard to top. In fact, we’ve found three things you’re sure to love about living in this West Loop building.

To begin with, the location is top notch. Just adjacent to a dog park, the building also enjoys a convenient location that’s close to area restaurants, bars, and even Chicago’s new McDonald’s headquarters. This puts everything you need and want in the area easily within reach.

The available layouts are equally impressive. The property features a spacious collection of two- and three-bedroom units, with thoughtfully designed homes and large floorplans sure to appeal to the needs of today’s most discriminating buyers.

Not to be outdone, the finishes of 1400 W Monroe are equally noteworthy.

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Looking for a classic urban loft in Downtown Chicago this spring? We know just where you should begin your search...

711 S. Dearborn

With open floor plans and impressive additions, the uniquely designed 711 S Dearborn allows for exposed brick and timber lofts in Downtown Chicago. Buyers can expect to find plenty of charming attributes, including a location that’s steps away from dining and public transportation.

360 W. Illinois

Also called the Sexton Lofts, 360 W Illinois enjoys timber lofts with a location close to shops, galleries and dining. This River North building provides its residents access to a rooftop deck, fitness center and a doorman.

312 N. May

New buyers can expect to find high ceilings and hardwood floors with the timber

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