Near West Side

The Near West Side is a dynamic community area just west of the Loop that seamlessly blends rich history with the vibrancy of modern urban living.


  • West Loop: West Loop is a chic urban hub with converted warehouses, sleek condos, and contemporary apartments. Home to trendy restaurants and art galleries, it's a lively scene for those seeking a modern city lifestyle.


  • Little Italy/University Village/Maxwell Street: Little Italy, also known as University Village, with the historic charm of Maxwell Street, preserves its Italian heritage with classic homes and a historic vibe. Adjacent to the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), it's a blend of academia and tradition.


  • Greektown: Greektown is a cultural enclave renowned for its Greek restaurants and lively events. Modern apartments and condos add to the urban appeal, providing residents with a taste of city living.


  • Illinois Medical District: The Illinois Medical District is a bustling hub for medical innovation. Diverse living spaces, from contemporary apartments to townhouses, cater to those at the forefront of healthcare and research.


  • Tri-Taylor: Tri-Taylor offers tranquility with a touch of academia. From single-family homes to apartments, residents enjoy a peaceful atmosphere while benefiting from the proximity to the Illinois Medical District and UIC.


  • Fulton River District: Fulton River District boasts riverside living with modern condos, high-rises, and contemporary spaces. The Chicago River adds a scenic touch to the vibrant dining and entertainment scene.


Each Near West Side neighborhood tells a unique story, offering a range of living experiences. The area is adjacent to the Loop and its location makes transportation a breeze.


Places of interest: United Center, Cobra Lounge, Union Park, Greektown, University Village/Maxwell St, Randolph Restaurant Row, Medical District, Taylor St/UIC, Time Out Market, The Aviary, Blind Barber, Hoxton Hotel, Haymarket Pub & Brewery, Bottom Lounge, Union Station, WNDR Museum, National Hellenic Museum, City Winery, French Market, Mary Bartelme Park, Peoria Packing Butcher Shop.

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