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Over the past decade, a boom of luxury high-rise condos have started to take over the South Loop area. A number of historic row houses have also been rehabilitated making the mixture of properties rather unique. South Loop offers lofts, condos, row houses and plenty of properties with gorgeous view for nest seekers to consider.

South Loop Real Estate

Found close to Printers Row and within The Loop community of Chicago, South Loop is one of the most popular neighborhoods along famed Michigan Avenue. It's found south of Congress Parkway between the Chicago River and Lake Michigan.

Many former rail yards are located here and have become new developments, such as Central Station and Dearborn Park. Along with the redevelopment of rail yards, a number of warehouses and factories have been converted to residential buildings. Many of the new high-rise buildings have been developed on some of the last vacant plots of land within the South Loop.

Living in South Loop

Like many of Chicago's finest neighborhoods, the South Loop offers plenty of history.Today, the South Loop is full of converted warehouses, factories, and renovated buildings with plenty of new high-rise options. The neighborhood has completely transformed, and it really started in the mid-1990s when Central Station was introduced. Since then, just about every corner of the community has gone through a redevelopment. With a recent string of new construction luxury high-rises leading the way!

Things to do in South Loop

There are a vast array of activities to indulge in throughout South Loop and plenty of excellent attraction nearby. Soldier Field is found close by, along with Lake Michigan and Museum CampusThe Field Museum, Adler Planetarium, and Shedd Aquarium are all nearby and Grant Park is found near the southern boundary.

Shopping and dining are found all throughout the area with many independent shops. The neighborhood is also home to a few theaters and music clubs for entertainment. Many new restaurants continue to food into the area, as well as plenty of bars and restaurants, providing excellent nightlife options for those calling South Loop home.

In addition, plenty of events are held here including Lollapalooza, Taste of Chicago, and the Chicago Blues Festival. Many of these events are found at Grant Park, which covers 319 acres of green space and provides plenty of other activities for residents to do throughout the area.

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South Loop Lofts

Loft conversions have been associated with the South Loop neighborhood for many years. It used to be a big time industrial and printing area, but many of those old buildings have become unique loft spaces.

In fact, Printer's Row (a sub-neighborhood of South Loop) has become one of the most popular areas for eclectic lofts, with so many unique options. Those looking for an incredible loft will enjoy this area of the neighborhood.

In addition, South Michigan Avenue and Dearborn Street offer a few other some great loft options to choose from, as well

South Loop Condos

While the lofts and loft style apartments are found all throughout South Loop, the neighborhood is also known for upscale condos. Many of the newer condo buildings offer amenities and plenty of luxuries. Buildings, such as One Museum Park East and The Grant are popular choices for luxury buyers.

It's not uncommon to find a high-rise luxury condo building in the South Loop offering incredible views of Lake Michigan. Some of the other popular condo buildings include:

  • 1201 S Prairie
  • 1200 S Prairie
  • 1160 S Michigan
  • 320 E. 21st Street

In addition to a number of new construction luxury rental towers:

  • 730 S Clark
  • 801 S Financial
  • 1001 S State
  • 850 S Clark


While South Loop is mainly made up of condos and lofts, there are some townhomes found in the pocket community of Dearborn Park. There are also a number of row houses located throughout the community.


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