Townhomes

The Numbers: Surprise: North Side Rents Have (Mostly) Risen in 2014

[click to expand] If you live in Chicago (and you probably do), this news is not likely to surprise you too much: rents have gone up this year. Yes, rents across the North Side have mostly gone up in 2014. According to apartment search site Zumper, the the median rent in Chicago has gone up …

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Man Caves: Andersonville Greystone Basement Has Man Cave Potential

Kind of like the mullet hair style (or hockey hair if you prefer), this five bedroom, three bathroom Andersonville greystone is all business in the front and party in the back – er basement. Originally built in 1905, this 5,200 square foot residence has recently been gut rehabbed and features all new everything. The basement …

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Development Update: Plan for 62 Townhomes Shared with Anxious Neighborhood

At a packed public meeting hosted by the Prairie District Neighborhood Alliance, architect Jeff Goulette of Sullivan Goulette & Wilson gave the community a first look at the just-announced townhome development planned for the Prairie Avenue site of the failed X/O Condominiums. While a massive downgrade unit-wise from the 479-unit condo project once proposed for …

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Live Right Off the 606 Trail in One of These Townhouses

Chicago’s new 606 Trail has announced its official opening date for next June, so we’re just a year away. This past winter’s unseasonably cold temperatures and record snow fall caused delays which pushed the trail’s opening back from its original late 2014 completion. No bother, this gives folks who are looking to relocate near the …

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Development Update: Flexhouse 2 Development Nearing Completion, Half Sold Out

Coming off the success of its Flexhouse project in Logan Square, Ranquist Development appears to be wrapping up construction of its second major row house development for the northwest side neighborhood. According to a new MLS listing, seven of the fifteen Flexhouse 2 units have already been sold. So, how much would a brand new …

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