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  • Price$480,000
  • Beds1
  • Baths Full1
  • SQFT801
  • Built2009

225 North Columbus Drive 5511, Chicago

Turnkey Key Ready. Furnished. Rare '11 Tier. Move in now to this urban dream home. Peace and serenity on the 55th floor of the award-winning Aqua Tower. 1 bedroom | 1 bathroom. 801 Sq. ft. Floor-to-ceiling windows (9' 6") south facing provide breathtaking views of the lake Millennium Park, the Pritzker Pavillion and stunning city architecture. Professionally decorated. The elegant interior starts with the fabulous foyer and eco-friendly bamboo floors. The open-concept kitchen includes quartz countertops, Italian Snaidero Italian cabinets and stainless steel appliances. The mirror subway backsplash reflect the four-season natural sunshine. The luxury limestone bathroom is complete with a rainshower and duel faucet system, glass shower door and Toto toilet. The bedroom features black-out shades, an electric fireplace, an airy ceiling fan and organized walk-in closet. The in-unit washer/dryer are in a separate laundry room. Surprise private office. Immaculately maintained. Exterior Storage locker included. Unit furnishings and prime extra-wide, private and gated deeded parking spot extra. World-Class Aqua Amenities Inside and Out. 35,000 sq ft of indoor space includes: countless fitness options, indoor lap pool, hot tub, private sauna, steam, spa, a basketball court, yoga/pilates studio, 24/7 business center, billiards and poker table in the game room, a media room, demonstration kitchen, party rooms, club suites and a skygarden lounge. On-site dry cleaners and secure package retrieval system. The 80,000 sq ft Private Outdoor Green Roof Terrace includes: a running track, 2 outdoor pools, cabannas, gazebos, fire pit, a yoga space, a zen garden and grills. Concierge. Security. and Hotel Services available upon request. The 82-story Aqua Tower, designed by Jeanne Gang of Studio Gang Architects, is within the New Eastside community in the heart of the central business district. The Aqua overlooks Lakeshore East Park, a 4.6 acre urban botanical park complete with award winning gardens, winding walking paths, water elements, a dog friendly space and children's playground. Walk a few steps to Mariano's grocery or CVS pharmacy. Dine local at III Forks on the rooftop, MingHin on the outdoor patio, sit out at Eggy's and Gordo's Tiny Taco Bar at one of 75 outdoor picnic tables or just chill out at the Drunken' Bean and Wine Bar. This is only downtown residential community totally enclosed by Lake Michigan, The Chicago River, numerous parks and Michigan Avenue. The neighborhood is surrounded by the Loop, an 18-mile Lakefront Trail, the Chicago Riverwalk, the Maggie Daley Park with the ice skating ribbon and Peanut Park with outdoor tennis courts. Nearby Michigan Avenue's finest shopping, dining and culture. Easy access to the pedway, highways, hospitals and airports. Walk to a multitude of CTA bus stops, L lines and train stations. Monthly HOA includes: water, heat, a/c, cable TV/internet, but not electricity. Dog-friendly building. No weight restrictions. Storage locker included. Furnishings and extra-wide, parking space additional.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #10823990
  • Price$480,000
  • Bedrooms1
  • Bathrooms1.00
  • Full Baths1
  • Square Footage801
  • Acres0.00
  • Year Built2009
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeAttached Single
  • StatusActive
  • Taxes$9,222
  • Assessment Dues$459


  • AmenitiesBike Room/Bike Trails,Door Person,Coin Laundry,Elevator(s),Exercise Room,Storage,Health Club,On Site Manager/Engineer,Park,Party Room,Sundeck,Indoor Pool,Pool,Receiving Room,Restaurant,Sauna,Security Door Lock(s),Service Elevator(s),Steam Room,Valet/Cleaner,Spa/Hot Tub,Business Center
  • # of Garages1
  • GaragesTransmitter(s),Heated
  • Is WaterfrontYes
  • Has PoolYes


  • ExteriorGlass,Concrete
  • Exterior FeaturesHot Tub,Roof Deck,Pool Above Ground,Outdoor Grill,Fire Pit,Door Monitored By TV,Cable Access
  • Lot DescriptionLake Front,Landscaped,Park Adjacent,Water View,Mature Trees
  • FoundationConcrete Perimeter,Reinforced Caisson

Additional Information

  • Days on Market347

Community Information

  • Address225 North Columbus Drive 5511
  • AreaCHI - Loop
  • SubdivisionNew Eastside
  • CityChicago
  • CountyCook
  • StateIL
  • Zip Code60601


  • HeatingNatural Gas,Forced Air
  • CoolingCentral Air
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces1
  • FireplacesElectric
  • # of Stories81

School Information

  • District299

Listing Details

  • Listing OfficeCorcoran Urban Real Estate

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Listing information last updated on July 26th, 2021 at 2:32pm CDT.