1416-1418 E. 68th Street Chicago, IL 60637
South Shore

The South Side Team at Essex Realty Group Inc. is proud to announce our exclusive engagement to sell 1416-1418 E. 68th Street, a 6 unit multifamily building located in Chicago’s South Shore neighborhood. This handsome brick walk-up building consists of four (4) 3-bedroom / 1 bathroom apartments and two (2) 5-bedroom / 2 bathroom duplex apartments and six (6) parking spaces on a gated pad in rear.

The property has received updates throughout and apartments will feature stainless steel appliances, granite countertops in the kitchens and baths, individual furnaces, and lastly in-unit laundry connections.

What makes this property appealing is that it is situated in the highly sought after South Shore historic neighborhood. Just a mere steps away is The Stony Island Arts Bank, a neighborhood hub dedicated to the fine arts & entertainment. Another key point are the various public transit options available making this an excellent location for commuter tenants. The highlight of this property is the accessibility to the most popular neighborhood staples like Jackson Park Golf Course, The Obama Presidential Library, Lake Michigan, and the lakefront bicycle path.


The subject property is situated between S. Blackstone Avenue, E. 68th Street, and S. Dorchester Avenue, in the South Shore neighborhood, a prominent historic district of Chicago. Surrounded by multiple CTA bus routes, proximity to the Metra Station, & iconic highway, Lake Shore Drive, this property makes transit to downtown a breeze. The eye catching architecture of this historic area highlights the prominence of the neighborhood. Chicago’s well known landmarks are scattered around this neighborhood drawing tourists in for a fun adventure. One of the largest science museums in the world, The Museum of Science & Industry (1.6 miles), was the site of the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition. South Shore encompasses Rainbow Beach, which provides access to Lake Michigan for residents and visitors alike. Jackson Park, the Museum of Science and Industry and The University of Chicago are all located within a few minutes of South Shore.

This neighborhood benefits from the multitude of developments which are taking place in the immediate area. 1416-1418 E. 68th Street is located steps from the Barack Obama Presidential Library, which is currently underway. Another Location feature is the Stony Island Arts Bank which is located 0.2 miles from the subject property. These neighborhood staples help drive the amount of visitors and generate more business abound.

  • Six (6) unit apartment building + private parking in rear
  • Unit Mix: (4) 3-bedroom / 1 bathroom apartments and two (2) 5-bedroom / 2 bathroom duplex apartments
  • Updated units with modern finishes, stainless steel appliances, and in-unit laundry connectivity.
  • Close proximity to new development: Obama Presidential Library & Center