Lakeview is Bordered by Irving Park Road, Western Avenue, Diversey Avenue, and Lake Michigan, Lakeview is one of the top-rated neighborhoods in Chicago to rent an apartment. It is a vibrant neighborhood full of the city’s best culture, couture, and dining. You can enjoy easy access to many of Chicago’s lakefront activities including the spectacular running and biking paths, tennis courts, golf courses and peaceful harbors. Lakeview is just minutes from downtown and with public transportation options almost around every corner, including the Brown, Purple, and Red line CTA trains and CTA buses, you’ll never have an issue getting there. Still think you will need your car? Not a problem, Lakeview is a medium density neighborhood with a mix of elegant single-family homes, three flats and vintage apartment buildings so street parking is easily available and there are typically parking spots to rent. Lakeview has a large variety a demographics from new families, to empty nesters, but it’s main demographic is young professionals.
Lakeview is home to many of Chicago’s premier attractions including the famous Wrigley Field! The sub-neighborhood of Wrigleyville is already full live music venues, restaurants, and bars to enjoy that fun night out but is still growing even bigger. If you are looking for something more low-key, Belmont’s Theater District has over 30 theaters hosting a wide-range of plays and live shows. Lakeview’s Southport Corridor and Lincoln Avenue is made of an immense variety of big box stores and indie boutiques to fulfill even the strongest of shopping urges. Plus, the coup de grace, three whole seasons full of outdoor festivals, concerts, farmer’s markets and community events! Lakeview has it all.
For more information on Lake View visit the Lake View Chamber of Commerce at www.lakeviewchamber.com.