550 W Surf Street 524
Chicago, Illinois 60657

Neighborhood: LakeviewThe Commodore

  • 2 beds
  • 2 baths(1 full, 1 half)
  • Built 1898
  • 2013 sq. ft.
  • $174/sq. ft.
  • 2018 Taxes $8,845
  • Status: Under Contract
  • MLS:10634461
  • Last Checked:
  • Last Updated: 20 hours ago
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Private interior staircase leads to unique and spacious 2 bed penthouse in historic and grand Commodore building. Turn-key and reminiscent of Restoration Hardware, this home has been beautifully updated and decorated to impress the most discerning buyer. The current owners have made many improvements including: new/refinished hardwood floors, exposed brick walls, recessed lighting, 4 new skylights, solid core doors, organized closets, new W/D, paint and more! Desirable floorplan for entertaining and spans over 2000 sqft. Spacious living room with decorative fireplace and defined dining area leads to kitchen with stainless steel appliances and room for an island. Organized pantry closet too! Both bedrooms are massive. Master bedroom with pretty bay windows, organized walk-in closet and attached bath (also accessible from the hall). Guest bedroom with huge organized closet area with cool window divider. Tons of storage in the unit plus additional large storage in the building. Assessments include cable & internet. Deeded parking additional $25K. All brick elevator building with new sprinkler system, storage, bike storage and professionally managed association. Investor friendly. Pets OK (2 dogs max). Located in vibrant and walkable East Lakeview close to restaurants, brewery, nightlife, movie theater, shopping, Target, Trader Joe's, Mariano's, Lincoln Park, Diversey driving range, Diversey & Wellington EL, several bus lines and more!
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Listing courtesy of Brooke Vanderbok, @properties

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Property Details

Key Details
  • # Beds: 2
  • # Baths: 1
  • Sq. Ft.: 2013
  • $/Sq. Ft.: $174
  • HOA Fee: $819 Monthly
  • Built in: 1898
  • # Days on Market: 6
Exterior Features
  • New Construction (Y/N): No
  • Attached: Yes
  • Parking Features: Assigned
  • Parking Total: 1
Interior Features
  • Sq. Ft.: 2013
  • Rooms Total: 5
  • Basement information: None
  • Other Features: Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, Laundry Hook-Up in Unit, Storage, Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Cooling Type: Central Air
  • Heating Type: Natural Gas, Forced Air
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Lake Michigan
  • # of Bedrooms: 2
  • # of Bathrooms (full): 1
  • # of Bathrooms (half): 1
  • Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
  • Fireplace (Y/N): Yes
  • # of Fireplaces: 1
  • Fireplace Features: Decorative
Master Bedroom
  • Features: Hardwood Floor
Bedroom 2
  • Dimensions: 23X15
  • Features: Hardwood Floor
  • Level: Main Level
  • Features: Eating Area-Table Space,Ceramic Tile Floor
Dining Room
  • Features: Combined w/ LivRm,Hardwood Floor
Living Room
  • Features: Hardwood Floor
Community Information
Community Information
  • Pets Allowed: Cats OK,Dogs OK,Number Limit
  • Amenities: Bike Room/Bike Trails, Door Person, Elevator(s), Storage, On Site Manager/Engineer, Receiving Room, Service Elevator(s)
  • Association Fees Include: Water, Insurance, Doorman, TV/Cable, Exterior Maintenance, Lawn Care, Scavenger, Snow Removal, Other, Internet
  • Homeowners Association Fee 1: $819
  • Homeowners Association Fee 1 Frequency: Monthly
Property/Lot Information
Property Features
  • Waterfront (Y/N): No
Property Information
  • Days on Market: 6
  • Tax Info: $8,845
  • Tax Annual Amount: $8,845
  • Tax Year: 2018
Location Information
  • Township: Lake View
  • County: Cook
Lot Information
  • Lot Size Dimensions: COMMON
  • Living Area: 2013

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