Julies Hot Picks October 10th

Dated: 10/10/2019

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There are some truly beautiful homes on the market right now. Find yourself in a new home before the holidays start! Take a look at my picks of the week. 

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201 W Grand Ave Unit 701, Chicago, IL 60654

Show stopping architectural gem, concrete and glass boutique 28-unit, elevator building designed by Perkins and Will. Captivating 2bed/2.5bath extra-wide corner home with floor-to-ceiling windows looking out to sweeping city views. This impeccable home is filled with abundant natural light. An expansive living/dining area flows on to a spacious private balcony perfect for entertaining. Gourmet kitchen boasts designer Bulthap cabinetry, an over-sized quartz island & stainless steel appliances. The luxurious master suite includes a spa-style bath w/ dual Antonio Lupi bath vanities, upgraded tile, a separate tub & shower plus large walk-in closet w/ custom shelving. Generous 2nd BR, well appointed 2nd bath and PR, dark stained hardwood floors and ample in-unit storage highlight this move-in ready condo. 1 premier heated gar space at $35K. Highly sought after location in the HEART OF RIVER NORTH. Walk to shops, rest. xway, train + more. This is a must see!



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449 W Aldine Ave Unit PH, Chicago, IL 60657

This checks all the boxes…Gut Rehabbed Brand New Luxury Penthouse with Massive Private Rooftop Deck and Private ELEVATOR Entrance!!! Live steps from the lake in this incredibly wide layout (50’ x 165’ lot) in a landmark vintage building. Gracious floor plan of appx 3400 SF, 4 bedrooms + family rm, 4.5 baths plus ≈1,100 SF of private rooftop deck. Wonderful attention to detail & high end finishes. Chef’s kitchen features coffered ceiling, custom white cabs, hazelnut center island & wall pantry, SubZero/Wolf appls, Quartz counters & oversized breakfast peninsula. Gas fireplace w/full height surround, 9’ plus ceilings, recessed lighting & white oak hardwood floors throughout. Sumptuous master bath;heated flrs, double vanity, separate rain shower & oversized soaking tub. All bedrooms offer ensuite baths. Full size laundry rm & large bonus storage in unit. One garage + one covered pkg space included. Unbeatable East Lakeview location close to lake, park, running/bike path, Belmont Harbor, LSD!

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1242 N Lake Shore Dr Unit 6S, Chicago, IL 60610

This stunning, newly renovated coop offers a perfect blend of architectural details, clean transitional finishes, and sun-filled lake views! The over-sized living room includes hardwood floors, classic moldings, a fireplace, recessed bookcases and ample room for multiple seating groups and/or a grand piano. The chic, elliptical shaped dining room is ideal for entertaining or family gatherings. The newly updated kitchen features SubZero, Miele and Dacor appliances, a butler's pantry and a built-in desk. It is open to a cozy family room. The spacious master suite has multiple closets and an updated bath with walk-in shower. The second bedroom also has an en suite bath. Other features include new lighting, new a/c, a central humidifier, and in-unit laundry. This professionally managed, service-oriented building has a side drive with porte-cochère, a handsome paneled lobby with full-time door staff, an onsite manager, a small exercise room, and storage.

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Julie Chesne

My goal has always been to enhance my clients’ quality of life, as well as their economic well-being, through my 25+ years of experience, superior service and dedication. My mission is to develop a ....

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