June 2013

Found 6 blog entries for June 2013.

1866 N. Howe Chicago IL Most Chicago home buyers associate luxury real estate with the Gold Coast, Streeterville, or many parts of River North. But situated at 1866 North Howe Street near Chicago’s Old Town is one of the most impressive single-family homes for sale we’ve seen in awhile. The home itself is a brilliant 11,000 square-foot structure with spectacular contemporary finishes on both the interior and exterior. But what’s especially unique about 1866 N. Howe is the home’s expansive outdoor space.

The property’s double lot provides ample room for backyard cookouts or room to let the dog roam, and there’s even a 50-foot basketball court installed atop the 4-car attached garage. Inside, 1866 N. Howe is fully equipped with an in-home gym, a billiards room, and a

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Old Town Chicago Real Estate For SaleIn recent weeks, there’s been quite a bit of hype about the West and South Loop real estate market. First it was the rapid sales pace Related Midwest has seen since re-launching its recently acquired 500 condo units down in the South Loop part of town; then last week Google officially announced it would be moving from its Merchandise Mart location in River North to the new 1KFulton building near the West Loop.

However, despite the upward trends these trendy downtown Chicago neighborhoods have been seeing lately, traffic on our network of real estate websites has started to see a significant increase in home buyers searching Old Town. Conveniently located just west of the Gold Coast, what makes Old Town attractive to so many home buyers is the close

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Rumblings of Google moving their Chicago location from the Merchandise Mart in River North to the now thriving West Loop part of downtown were first reported by Crain’s back towards the beginning of the month. And yesterday, it was in fact confirmed that the mega internet company will soon be migrating west to 1000 W. Fulton Street.

The building, which is being dubbed 1kFulton, was once the site of a huge cold storage facility but is currently in the process of being redeveloped into fabulous new loft-like office space. According to Crain’s most recent report, Google has inked in a lease that gives them a whopping 200,000 square feet of usable space, with the ability to add more space if needed—something they’re currently lacking at the current

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The Daily Feed Chicago West LoopBeach season is finally here! And unfortunately for some, that might mean it’s time to start spending a little bit of extra time at the gym to shave off that pesky winter weight you’ve gained from the holiday season and well, just being lazy. If you live in the West Loop part of downtown Chicago, CrossTown Fitness, located at 1031 W. Madison Street, is a great and convenient option for locals to get off the couch and start getting back into shape. The personal training sessions offered at CrossTown Fitness are exceptional, with each program specifically designed to meet and exceed all your fitness goals, and child care and a variety of other total body workout classes are also available to all its members.

But housed within the walls of this premier

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2013 Taste of Randolph Street Chicago West Loop With a namesake like Restaurant Row, Randolph Street in Chicago’s West Loop is widely known for its vibrant ambiance and over-the-top dining scene. With handfuls of restaurants, cafés, and local eateries lining the strip, what better way to experience the best of what Restaurant Row has to offer than at the Annual Taste of Randolph Street Festival?  

Taking place on Friday June 14th-Sunday June 16th, this year’s edition of the Taste of Randolph Street will feature some highly-rated West Loop restaurants, a wide-variety of live musical acts, and by all accounts should be one of the best Chicago neighborhood events of the season.

The tasty selection of food items this year will come from one of the best lineups the Taste of Randolph has seen. Included

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Chicago Real Estate ExpertsWhen home buyers contact our team at SeeChicagoRealEstate.com, we operate a bit differently than other real estate agencies. Depending on your needs and wants for a new home, as well as what specific location you prefer in downtown Chicago, we don’t just pass off your information to the next available agent and hope for the best. Instead, with every new inquiry received, we systematically match your new home criteria with the best possible agent who has knowledge and experience in your price-range and desired Chicago neighborhood. So if you’re in the market for a chic new condominium in the heart of the Gold Coast, you’ll work directly with an agent on our team who lives, works, and knows the Gold Coast better than anyone. Similarly, if a single-family

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