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Known by many as one of Chicago's most premier locations, New East Side real estate is the epitome of residential city living in Chicago. Located at the head of the Chicago River, between Millennium Park and DuSable Harbor, this popular urban neighborhood is surrounded with breathtaking views of the city, water, and manicured parkland. The neighborhood, also known as Lakeshore East, which is quickly becoming one of the most sought after places to live in the entire city thanks to its distinct location. Located just to the north of Millennium Park, residents are immersed in a world of residential grass and beautiful skyscrapers, with all the conveniences a Chicago neighborhood can offer.

New East Side Real Estate

Some may be interested to know that New East Side is actually a master-planned urban development, which includes both residential and commercial space. Some of the more recently-constructed buildings are actually listed as some of the tallest in the entire country and also boast modern architecture, making them that much more desirable.

Other top attractions & points of interest found in New East Side include:

III Forks
Aon Center
Brown Bag Seafood Co.
Fairmont Hotel

Living in New East Side

Those choosing to live in New East Side will find the location very convenient to the best Chicago has to offer. A close location to the business and financial district makes for an easy commute. Lakeshore East is also found just minutes from Grant Park, the Navy Pier, and Millennium Park. This master-planned community provides some of the finest luxury condos, apartments, townhomes in the entire area, along with easy access to entertainment, amenities and green spaces. If relaxing in an urban oasis setting is what you seek, living in Lakeshore East might be just the right choice.

Things to do in New East Side

Plenty of unique dining and shopping options are found throughout the New East Side community. Residents living in this Chicago neighborhood are just minutes away from some of the top entertainment districts including Museum Campus, Magnificent Mile, Theatre District, and the State Street shopping.

As mentioned, the neighborhood provides plenty of greenery. A six-acre park and a dog park are present, which is perfect for all the pet owners in the area. Many of the newer buildings feature green roofs, adding even more green space for residents to enjoy. The entire district is surrounded by parkland along three of its edges, so heading out for a brisk jog along the riverwalk, or a leisurely stroll through Lake Shore East Park couldn't be easier.

Lakeshore East provides plenty for residents to do throughout the neighborhood and nearby. Living just a short walk from some of the finest outdoor parks and entertainment Chicago has to offer, residents enjoy all the perks of a big city, but the peacefulness of the suburbs. 

How can we help you in New East Side?

The Chicago Residential Team is your #1 source for Real-Time pricing in the River North & Chicago. Our team is here to lend our expertise and exceptional service. Whether you're looking to buy, rent, or sell, you can stay up-to-date with live-pricing at all times.

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Condos For Sale in the New Eastside

New East Side condos are part of a large development with more than 5,000 residences. The real estate here has won many awards for both urban planning and architecture. Spanning over 28 acres, New East Side features luxury condos, townhomes, and high-end apartments, as well as a great mix of shopping and dining at street-level.


New East Side consists of many luxury condo buildings, including:

  • Aqua
  • The Lancaster
  • 340 on the Park
  • The Chandler
  • The Regatta


These high-rise buildings feature incredible amenities and amazing views. Along with the luxury rentals, the neighborhood provides some of the finest townhomes in Downtown Chicago, some of the more popular being Benton Place Parkhomes. These townhomes are million dollar properties, constructed with only the best interior features.


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