New construction high-rises, condominium conversions, beautifully appointed loft-style apartments, the South Loop in Chicago is an ideal location. Residents of the South Loop have the opportunity to live in close proximity to the Loop with numerous brand new apartments available to renters looking for amazing views of Lake Michigan, Grant Park & the city skyline.
Located near both DePaul and Columbia College, this area is populated by college students, young professionals and their families as well as empty-nesters. There are plenty of retail options. Grocery stores are located nearby and while a car can be useful, this neighborhood is also traversable by bike and on foot. Many residents choose the South Loop neighborhood for the selection and quality of apartments. The ability to walk to work in the Loop during the work week and to nearby museums, performance venues, restaurants and entertainment at night and on the weekends are huge bonuses for residents. Additionally, living in the South Loop means you have Chinatown to the southwest, an area rich with really amazing dining options. Plus, the el runs through the neighborhood, which makes commuting easy.