Essex Realty Group, Inc. has been exclusively engaged to market for sale, 1659 West Ogden Avenue, a 10-unit mixed-use property located in Chicago’s popular West Loop neighborhood. The building includes 9 extremely large & bright loft style apartments, along with a ground level sports bar, “The Barn Hockey Bar”. The apartments are comprised of 1 and 2 bedrooms, including one 2 bed/2.5 bath duplex unit, and they all feature designer finishes including polished concrete floors, exposed brick walls, stainless steel/black appliances, quartz/granite counters, individual HVAC, laundry in-unit, and even a private outdoor veranda in one unit.
The Barn Hockey Bar is a full-service bar & American restaurant perfect for hockey enthusiasts supporting the Chicago Blackhawks, the Bulls, or for a bite before or after a live show at the United Center. It features several booths, flat screen TVs broadcasting games, vintage hockey memorabilia, a real Zamboni, and private party rooms with state-of-the-art golf simulators.
The property is ideally situated on the southeast side of Ogden Avenue, ½ block west of Ashland Avenue on the western edge of the booming West Loop neighborhood and three blocks to the east of Chicago’s United Center arena. The Ashland & Illinois Medical District L Stations are both 4 blocks away, making this an excellent location within the West Loop neighborhood. Quick access to the CTA Green, Pink & Blue Lines, along with several bus stops, the Kennedy Expressway and the Union Station/Ogilvie Transportation Centers, offers tenants a variety of excellent transportation options. 1659 West Ogden is a rare opportunity to own a unique mixed-use building, just blocks from countless retail & restaurant options along the West Loop’s popular Fulton Market & Randolph Streets.
In recent years, the West Loop’s traditional factories and industrial buildings have been converted to luxury loft condo buildings and new multi-family developments, generating an influx of homeowners and renters alike. Tenants are drawn to the neighborhood’s prime central location adjacent to popular neighborhoods such as River North and West Town. The neighborhood also benefits from easy access to public transportation and close proximity to Chicago’s Loop.
Chicago’s West Loop has slowly become a hotspot for global companies to situate their Midwest headquarters. Google, Twitter, McDonald’s and LinkedIn all have decided to make the West Loop their Chicago home, bringing a multitude of well-paying jobs to the area.
1659 West Ogden is located just a few blocks from the many retail and restaurant options along popular Fulton Market & Randolph Streets. Additionally, residents are less than a mile to the Ashland & Illinois Medical District CTA Stations, servicing the Green, Pink & Blue Lines, and less than two miles to both Union Station/Ogilvie Transportation Centers.
- Nine Large & Bright Loft-Style 1 & 2-Bedroom Apartments
- Unique Apartments Include Individual HVAC, Exposed Brick & In-Unit Laundry
- Ground Floor Retail Space Currently Leased to "The Barn Hockey Bar" Through May 2028
- Full-Service Bar & Restaurant with Private Party Room & State-of-the-Art Golf Simulators
- Ideal West Loop Location, Walking Distance to United Center and Randolph & Fulton Market Street's Restaurants