Posts Categorized: Condos/Townhomes

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1400 S Michigan Avenue Tower II Auction Results

Today I attended the condo auction for 1400 S Michigan Avenue – Tower II held at the W Hotel on Adams St. in Chicago – along with about 300 -500 other people. 43 condos were auctioned off in about 1 1/2 hours at an discount off of the last list price of about 26%. Here… Read more

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Update On 1400 S Michigan Ave Auction

Quick update: I just spoke with the auction center at 1400 S Michigan and learned something interesting. On the registration cards they ask bidders which condominiums they are interested in. They use this information to sequence the condos for auction, with the most in-demand condos being auctioned first. In other words, the last condos to… Read more

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Way Cool Loft – 1910 S Indiana, Unit 522

This loft at 1910 S. Indiana( the Engravers Lofts) gets my Way Cool rating. Most of what I see on a day to day basis is so much the same that I can’t usually keep them straight. However, this loft is really neat with some very unique finishes that make it stand out from all… Read more

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New FHA Condo Approval Rules Delayed Yet Again

First it was going to be October 1, then November 2. That’s when new FHA condo approval rules were going to be implemented. Now it’s December 7. I know it’s shocking but the government just can’t seem to get their act together – in this one rare instance. One of the more significant items we’ve… Read more

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1400 S. Michigan Ave. Condo Auction

Another South Loop condominium development is looking to clear their unsold inventory via an auction. On November 15, 2009 Michigan Avenue Tower II will auction off 41 units in one hour at the W Hotel, starting at 1:00 PM. Check out the link above for information on the building, floor plans, and some historic sales… Read more