January 2014

Found 4 blog entries for January 2014.

Chicago Simply put, this winter season has been rough. Non-stop snow, record low temperatures, and potholes forming by the thousands all over the city, making driving conditions as hazardous as ever. Amongst all the winter chaos, it’s sometimes easy to forget how lucky we are to live in such a great city, so as we sit here and read the dreary weather report for the upcoming weekend (up to 10 inches of new snow possible by Saturday), here’s a friendly reminder of not only some of the wonderful things we can look forward to, but also why it’s always great to be a Chicagoan—no matter the time of year.  

THE LAKEFRONT

Chicago beaches in the summer are as lively and active as any in the country. Whether it’s the water that brings you to the lakefront, the

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West Loop Real Estate For SaleThe West Loop is one of our favorite Chicago neighborhoods. The history, the liveliness, the thriving restaurant scene, and the distinctive loft conversions and housing options all make this part of downtown Chicago a wonderful place to call home. And just when you think development in the West Loop has reached its peak, plans for a new condo project, rental building, office structure, or park space are unveiled, only adding to what’s already one of the most desirable and fun-filled parts of the city. So whether it’s a West Loop rental, West Loop condo, or a West Loop loft you’re after, see what continues to draw Chicago residents to what’s now considered the premier downtown location!

 WE LOVE CHICAGO'S WEST LOOP. SEE WHY BELOW!

 

START YOUR

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A Brief Overview of Webster Square

Webster Square Real Estate in Chicago

If you live in the Chicago area or are planning on moving here, you might have heard of the controversial Webster Square project currently under construction in Lincoln Park. After all, it's not very often that one single development manages to stir up so much controversy. Now that it is finally starting to take shape and being welcomed with open arms by [some] Lincoln Park residents, you may be interested to learn how it came to be, and better yet, why it almost never was!
 

The Announcement of Webster Square - Lincoln Park

In December 2009, Richard Zisook and Michael Supera announced their plans to convert the old Lincoln Park Hospital into Webster Square. Initially the idea was to convert the 12-story

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Chicago Lofts For Sale If you have your sights set on a downtown Chicago loft, chances are you aren’t quite as picky about location if you can find an ideal property that fits other criteria like price range and featuring typical interior loft finishes like timber ceilings, exposed brick, hardwood floors and a spacious open layout.

Two specific neighborhoods come to mind when searching loft conversions in Chicago and each certainly has its advantages and disadvantages. The South Loop offers easy and convenient access to the Loop and Chicago’s gorgeous lakefront, while its counterpart, the West Loop, seems to be going through one of the fastest moving development phases we’ve seen in Chicago for quite some time. Regardless of which neighborhood you ultimately choose, listed

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