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Take Our Quiz On Which Chicago Neighborhood You Should Live In!

It’s quiz time! Don’t worry – it’s the fun kind! Do you love Chicago? Are you looking to move here? Our Quiz can guess which Chicago neighborhood you should live in!

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Top 6 Brand New Rental Communities In Chicago

Who doesn’t want to live in Chicago especially during the summertime? Have you ever heard someone say they hated this city? We haven’t!

With nearly 3 million people living in Chicago, where do they all stay? Luckily, brand new rentals have been built in the city for those looking to move or for those who are curious to see what’s out there.

Check out the top 6 new rental communities in Chicago below:

1. North Water Apartments, 340 E North Water St, Streeterville
Studios start at $1,879 but if you think that’s expensive, think again! This community offers a 24 hour gym, onsite concierge, heated pool, fire pit and more!
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2.The Lofts at River East, 445 E Illinois St, Streeterville
This new building is equipped with custom kitchens, in-unit laundry rooms, exposed brick and over 100 unique layouts. One bedrooms start at $2,505.
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3. Jones Chicago Apartments, 220 W Illinois St, River North
Did someone say floor-to-ceiling glass windows in River North? Talk about perfect view. Convertibles start at $1,825.
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4. JeffJack Apartments, 601 W Jackson, West Loop
You could have private balconies and terraces in selected apartment units. One bedrooms begin at $2,283.
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5. OneEleven Apartments, 111 W Wacker Dr, Loop
The definition of luxurious. Studios begin at $1,882-$2,084.
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6. Aviation Lofts, 1340 S Michigan Ave, South Loop
Just minutes away from all of the urban conveniences! Rental rates starting from $1,700.
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All of these brand new rental communities are simply amazing. Each one has something to offer. Which one is your style?

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Live Like A Fashion Designer With These Home Trend Tips

Fashion designers aren’t only creative when it comes to designing clothes. They are amazing when it comes to their home, too!

Huffington Post came up with 5 great ideas that you can steal to live like a fashion designer! Check them out below:

Idea #1: Mismatch Seating

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Think beyond the style of a seating arrangement, as Mizrahi did in his living room, shown above. Even the fabric choices run the gamut. But complimentary colors, on the more neutral end of the spectrum, keep the room cohesive and practically timeless.
Idea #2: Think Beyond Paint
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Paint is one of the easiest ways to change up the look of a room, but fabric-covered panels, as used by designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard to cover the walls in Hilfiger’s office, lend a far more dramatic effect.
Idea #3: Art Doesn’t Always Have To Be Hung
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For starters, it’s less work for you; second, a row of framed prints sitting along a picture rail (or, better yet, the floor) give you the feeling that they were just acquired on a fabulous trip abroad (and will be hung once the jet lag subsides).
Idea #4: Don’t Be Afraid Of Oversized Pieces
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…Especially if they’re as colorful and fabulous as this.
Idea #5: Utilize The Fifth Wall
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The bold colors and pattern in Hilfiger’s living room feel like ample decoration, but the reflective ceiling tie the furniture’s chrome accents together in perfect harmony.

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