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Contemporary home in Lakewood Balmoral historic district seeks $1.45M

The full rehab and expansion includes an outdoor fireplace and sauna

Renovated 1910 Lincoln Park mansion knocks $2.5M off asking price

The bright and roomy 10,500-square-foot home features five bedrooms, an updated kitchen, elevator, and over 100 windows.

Root-designed Gold Coast rowhouse returns for $4.1M

Penned by legendary Chicago architect John Wellborn Root of Burnham & Root fame, the structure’s 1891 facade conceals an updated—albeit completely non-original—interior.

Rehabbed River North penthouse asks $4.49M

Accessed via a private elevator entrance, this four-bedroom home has all the built-in amenities and finishes of a high-end new construction while sporting pretty views of River North.

A look inside two new penthouse-spec South Loop condos

Chicago-based Real Restoration has created two units occupying the entire 23rd floor of 1201 S. Prairie. Completed in 2008, the South Loop tower anchors the southern portion of Grant Park and offers sweeping vistas of downtown Chicago.

Family-Friendly Rehab in Albany Park Seeks $649K

With no less than five bedrooms, four full baths, and a large lower level, this rennovated 1915 Albany Park home lends itself well to a growing family. The 37-foot-wide lot offers both rear and side yards and a large patio.

Fully Renovated Six-Unit Building in Rogers Park Seeks $3M

The building features finishes generally seen in downtown rentals

Renovating One of Chicago's Art Deco Gems

Sterling Bay hopes to repeat its West Loop magic as it renovates Holabird & Roche’s 1930 Art Deco jewel of a building at 121 W Wacker. The building's repositioning requires a careful balance between historic preservation and adding new amenities.

Landmark Oscar Mayer Mansion Receiving Big Overhaul

After years of neglect, the historic Oscar Mayer mansion in Evanston is being completely renovated and returns to market seeking $2.95M.

Rehabbed and Expanded Forest Glen Bungalow Asks $719K

Who doesn't love a good Chicago bungalow? What about one that has been fully rehabbed and expanded? This Forest Glen bungalow has been extensively rehabbed, remodeled, and expanded, and is seeking $719,000.

Rehabbed Bronzeville Greystone Seeks $799K

The stately old greystones in the greater Bronzeville area rival those in any North Side neighborhood, but they can be had for much less than those found in Lincoln Park, Lakeview or Logan Square.

Freshly Rehabbed Logan Square Greystone Wants $724K

Boring Vinyl-Sided Home Has Surprisingly Slick Interior