With the Chicago area being such an expansive region, a great option for those who live in the suburbs or come into the city for business may want to invest in a second home. Having a second Chicago home makes it easy to come in and out of town, stay and enjoy a night at the theater or symphony, or take a mini-vacation away from your home base.
A great Gold Coast property has become available that would be ideal for a buyer shopping real estate in Chicago for that second residence:
82 E Elm St. Unit 5
List price: $385,000
Monthly assessments: $252
This is a unique and unusual 1-bedroom Chicago condo, right down the block from Lake Shore Drive, with a skylight, loft space, great outdoor area, a redone, open kitchen and loft ceilings. The building also has very low assessments, a rare find in the coveted Gold Coast.
This top floor unit is in a stunning Elm Street brownstone building, similar to those surrounding Central Park in New York City. This Chicago home for sale puts you right down the block from restaurants, Michigan Avenue and Oak Street shops. Elm Street is one of the best streets in the Gold Coast, with a chic and elegant cachet. A few more highlights of this Chicago condo include:
• Hardwood floors throughout
• A 15’ x 16’ private deck
• Stainless steel appliances
• 42” cabinets
• Marble bath
• Stone fireplace
• Custom doors and trim
• Great storage
• Easy zoned street parking
The open layout and low assessments on this Chicago condo could also make it perfect for an individual searching for an elegant home in a fantastic neighborhood. Or if you’ve been scouring Chicago real estate for the perfect second home, this rare find in a Gold Coast condo could be a great option.
If you’d like to learn more about this property, contact agent Sheldon Salnick at (312) 498-5080 or by e-mail at [email protected].