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New West Realty Celebrates 30th Anniversary with Special Prices at Eastgate Village

Beautiful view of Eastgate Village boulevard

Beautiful view of Eastgate Village boulevard

New West Realty is celebrating its 30th anniversary by offering a brand new neighborhood from the ground up. This landmark anniversary is all about looking to the future while remembering the past. That said, this beautiful area combines the old with the new, using historical architecture and a modern touch to create a neighborhood with a purely Chicago feel.

With that in mind, New West is proud to present Eastgate Village. Located adjacent to beautiful Lake Michigan, Eastgate Village offers walk-up condominiums and townhomes available in six stunning models. Come take a virtual tour of our new properties to take the first step in becoming a part of this great community in Chicago’s picturesque South Loop.

From your vantage point at Eastgate Village, everything to love about living in Chicago is close at hand. Feel the wind in your hair and hear waves stretch for the shore on the gorgeous Chicago Lakefront Path. Take the kids to see a dolphin show at the Shedd Aquarium, then stroll over to the Field Museum to say “hi” to Sue, the world’s largest preserved Tyrannosaurus Rex.

If it’s romance you’re looking for, spend an evening under the stars at a Millennium Park concert or impress your date with the culture and breathtaking art lining the walls of the Art Institute. For dinner, you’ll find no shortage of flavors and cuisines from all over the world. Whether you’re in the mood for Greek, Thai or just a classic Chicago Style deep dish pizza, you’ll have no problem finding a great place to eat.

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Green Alternative Car Rentals in Chicago

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As the eco-friendly craze is growing by leaps and bounds, Chicago has added a fun way to get around while simultaneously saving the planet. It is called “Car-Sharing” and is made possible with I-Gos and Zipcars.

The European car-sharing idea from Cambridge, Massachusetts has been around for almost a decade and has finally found its way into Chicago.

Zipcar started out as a simple enough car sharing concept until it became the leader for cars on demand. It helps lessen cars, congestion and pollution. Zipcar proves that when there is a problem you can always find a sustainable solution.

I-GO was the first car sharing organization in the Chicagoland market created in 2002 by the Center for Neighborhood Technology. Their goal was to provide car sharing services in Chicago and its surrounding suburbs. “I-GO Car-Sharing is a Chicago-based, non-profit commitment to economical and environmentally sound transportation choices.” Continue reading

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New to You: New CTA Entrance on Polk


The opening of this new CTA entryway, marks the hopeful future for the developing area near the South Loop.

For city commuters constantly searching for the perfect route to the office or are just looking for the fastest way from point A to point B, the new CTA entrance may be one direction to consider. The Red Line has opened up a new street level entrance to the CTA for Harrison at Polk Streets that can be found at Polk and State.

The opening of this new CTA entryway, marks the hopeful future for the developing area near the South Loop.  Polk Street is already a hot spot for various restaurants, bars, festivals, stores and other entertainment venues. And if you’re already a frequent rider who is ready for a change, this may be your ticket to experience a whole new funnel of people that will be parusing through the heart of Printer’s Row and engaging in everything the area has to offer.

Eastgate Village is mere moments from this access point to all the hustle and bustle of Chicago.  Check out our Facebook Page and learn more about the neighborhood and community, as well as, why living at Eastgate Village is wonderful oppurtunity.

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