When Chicago's wealthy migrated north from the Prairie District just after the dawn of the 20th century they built mansions along Lake Shore Drive and Astor Street from Division to North Avenue, or settled into the sprawling apartments (now co-ops) on prestigious East Lake Shore Drive. The landmark-laden pocket of tree-lined streets east of Clark Street and north of Oak Street quickly became known as the "Gold Coast."
Truly a unique neighborhood, New East Side redefines urban living with striking lake views, world class parks, and top-notch architecture. Residents enjoy boutique restaurants and a tranquil oasis from the busy hustle and bustle of the cityscape.
Lincoln Park is one of Chicago’s richest neighborhoods—and not just in terms of the wealth of its residents. This lakeside neighborhood is rich in history, cultural institutions, architectural heritage and lifestyle opportunities.
The Loop architecture is dominated by skyscrapers and high-rises stating Chicago's prominence as a global city. Residents have a true sense of urban living with the charms of contemporary amenities and historic echoes of Americana.
Once a German immigrant strong hold in the 1900s, Old Town has transformed into one of most lively neighborhoods in Chicago. With boutique shops, mom-and-pop eateries, a wide array of fitness centers, and unique reisdences. Old Town is one of the best neighborhoods in Chicago!
River North has a unique history, which includes hosting Chicago’s red light district as late as the 1970’s, to experiencing a surge of more than 2,500 rental and condominium units being built in the 1990’s. The River North Business Association comprises of hundreds of businesses helping to promote the area as a major Chicago tourist destination.
This neighborhood has seen incredible development and growth over recent years; from beautiful refurbished lofts, to new construction. Residents enjoy urban artistic expression on every corner, incredible small businesses, and new developments every year.
South Loop is one the fastest developing neighborhoods in Chicago. With easy access to transportation, less congestion, and new resturants opening, many Chicagoans are flocking to this hot new neighborhood!
Sophisticated, luxurious, and incredibly stylish; Streeterville is home to Chicago's most exclusive destinations. Locals enjoy great array of wine bars, upscale eateries, tourist destinations and clever museums. This neighborhood is defined by high-rise after high-rise with incredible architecture and a truely international flavor.
Some city neighborhoods are known for their quiet, tree-lined streets and their small-town atmosphere. Not the West Loop. Gritty, glamorous, noisy and exciting, this may be Chicago’s most urban residential neighborhood. This is where chefs come before dawn to select the meat and produce their customers will enjoy that night, where tourists and locals knock back shots of Ouzo in Greektown bars, where Oprah still records her daily TV show.
Once a bohemian enclave with a seedy underbelly Wicker Park, has rapidly transformed into an upscale neighborhood with one of the premier dining, nightlife and shopping districts of Chicago’s North Side.