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Nov. 23, 2013

Downtown Chicago Condos A-Z

Downtown Chicago offers sophisticated condos for sale in award-winning buildings, vintage high-rises and neighborhoods like Lakeshore East. Whether you are looking for a small studio or a lavish 10,000 sq. ft. penthouse you will find it a downtownchicagorealestate.com. Below is just a small sample that we are calling Chicago ...

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Oct. 22, 2013

Top 8 Roof Top Bars in Downtown Chicago

One of the perks of purchasing downtown Chicago condos is the chance to enjoy the city like an insider. As you acclimate to life in Chicago, be sure to look around your property to find one of the nearby rooftop bars. Here you can mingle and be seen while enjoying ...

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Oct. 19, 2013

Lincoln Park invaded by witches and ghouls for annual Spooktacular

On October 26, Clark Street will transform into a spook-sational Halloween wonderland with fun activities for adults and kids of all ages during Lincoln Park’s annual Clark Street Spooktacular!

Some of the festivities featured this year are street magicians, jugglers, balloon artists, Halloween inflatables and characters in costume strolling along ...

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Oct. 9, 2013

Calling All Ghouls and Ghosts: The 2013 Franken Plaza Is About to Start

From October 25 until October 27, Daley Plaza, located between Dearborn and Clark Streets, transforms into Franken Plaza. This annual event brings out costumed characters of all types for a variety of festivities as Chicagoans celebrate Chicagoween, the city’s Halloween season.

For the 16th straight year, Midnight Circus will be ...

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Aug. 28, 2013

Top off your summer with the Chicago Jazz Festival

It’s the end of the summer and our last chance to get out and savor it! Keeping that in mind, the Chicago Jazz Festival is coming to the Loop this weekend to help us celebrate its 35th year and kick off the last weekend of August!

Since 1979, the ...

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Aug. 17, 2013

Homes for Sale in Lake Shore East Neighborhood, Chicago

Why Do People Live here?

Homes for sale in the Lake Shore East neighborhood, Chicago real estate consists of large single family/row homes, town homes and condos. Bordering Lake Michigan to the East and the Chicago river to the north homes, I have always thought of Lake Shore East ...

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Aug. 12, 2013

Overhaul of Lathrop Homes

While some residents pleased, others dissatisfied that over half the units to be sold at market rate

In a project that is expected to cost hundreds of millions of dollars, North Center’s Lathrop Homes is getting a makeover, as developers reveal the new plans for the mega-development that was one ...

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July 31, 2013

The Loop’s 17th Annual SummerDance in Full Swing

Get out and get moving in the Loop at Chicago’s 17th annual SummerDance! Held in the idyllic Spirit of Music Garden in Grant Park, SummerDance transforms the 4,900-square-foot, 100 percent recycled, open-air dance floor into an urban dance space that is free to everyone of all ages!

The SummerDance ...

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July 27, 2013

Want to live near Google?

Google is moving to the Fulton Market-Randolph area, on Fulton St. in the West Loop of Chicago. They will be moving into the huge old Cold Storage facility at 1000 W. Fulton St. (It will be called 1KFulton) joining trendy restaurants, art galleries, fashionable boutiques, and some very urban living spaces. Known ...

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July 27, 2013

This Summer’s Annual Family Fun Festival Livens Up the Loop

All over the Loop there is an overabundance of festivals and events to enjoy this summer, but one in particular that is exclusively hands-on for children is Millennium Park’s Family Fun Fest!

Chicago’s annual Family Fun Festival in Millennium Park will present hand-on activities, sing-alongs, and more for your family ...

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