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High-rise Condo
Old Town, 1636 N Wells St | Chicago
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  •  24-Hour Front Desk
  •  Building Laundry Room  
  •  Fitness Center
  •  Granite Countertops
  •  Hardwood Floors
  •  Outdoor Pool
  •  Parking Garage  
  •  Pet Friendly
  •  Private Balconies
  •  Resident Lounge
  •  Rooftop Deck
  •  Stainless Steel Appliances

User Rating

8.6
Great
5 Reviews

About this Location

Treasure Island Foods
1 min walk
Lots of bars and
restaurants nearby
Lincoln Park
5 min walk
Brown Line (metro) - 8 min
72 (bus) - 3 min

Pricing 

Studio, 1 Bath
$1,325+
1 Bedroom, 1 Bath
$2,000+
2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths
$2,900+
Schedule Appointment At
(872) 704-8022
  • Bathrooms

    •  Bath Tubs
  • Bedrooms

    •  Walk-in Closets
  • Building Related

    •  Elevators
    •  Smoke-Free Community
  • Convenience

    •  Conference Room
  • Entertainment

    •  Resident Lounge
    •  Rooftop Deck
  • Included

    •  Basic Cable Included
    •  Gas Included
    •  Heat Included
    •  Internet Included
    •  Water Included
  • Kitchen

    •  Dishwasher
    •  Microwave
    •  Refrigerator
    •  Stainless Steel Appliances
    •  Stove & Oven
  • Laundry

    •  Building Laundry Room  
  • Living Room

    •  Air Conditioning  
    •  Hardwood Floors
    •  Large Windows
    •  Lots of Sunlight
  • Parking & Transportation

    •  Bike Storage
    •  Parking Garage  
  • Security & Maintenance

    •  24-Hour Front Desk
  • Sports & Fitness

    •  Fitness Center
    •  Outdoor Pool
  • Storage

    •  Additional Storage Available
  • View

    •  Private Balconies
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Overall rating 8.6/10, based on 5 renter reviews

9.6
Location
8.0
Amenities
8.4
Management
8.4
Value
9.0
Social
9.3
Safety
Excellent
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Americana Towers reviews and highlights

  • safe building with a doorman
  • great location
  • really nice views of the city
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Love Old Town

I love my apartment! Great building and location. Management is very informative and friendly. One minor complaint is having to pay for a pool pass in the summer. It is also an older building so I do wish the amenities were updated. Other than that, it's been wonderful.

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Great spot in old town!

Love living here in this great location with amazing staff and all the amenities that I need. Always 24 hour doorman up front who takes packages when the receiving office is closed. Parking on sit with 3 different options available. Descent gym with cardio and weights as well as a sauna!

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Quiet and in a great location

The best part about the building is the location - across the street from Treasure Island, right by Lincoln Park and the lakeshore trail, down the street from all the Old Town bars and restaurants, and near four bus lines (Clark-22, LaSalle-156, North-72, Michigan-151) and the Brown line (Sedgwick). Apartment is nice, quiet, and I feels safe. Like the included gym although equipment is a bit out of date.

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Great area and views

It's overall a nice building, not the nicest but good for a decent price. It's in a safe area and has a doorman. Even though by unit faces West I still have a really nice view. Lots of bars and restaurants right down the street and still a short walk to the el.

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Beautiful Condo

I definitely have the best view of the city! Living on the top floor definitely has it's perks. However, it is a little bit expensive for a condo that is on the smaller side. But, no complaints since it's in chicago after all! There is laundry in the building and there is also a pool on the top floor. Overall, it is a fun complex to live in and one of the major perks is that it is in the city :)

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  • Family w/ children
  • 1 bed / 1 bath

The Neighborhood

Signature Spots

dining 30 Recs

Bricks
Mama Milano’s Pizza Bar
Buzz Bait Taqueria
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grocery 1 Rec

Treasure Island Foods
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convenience 1 Rec

Walgreens
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fitness 30 Recs

Flywheel Sports
Equinox Lincoln Park
Pure Barre
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parks 4 Recs

Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Z…
Lincoln Park Conservatory
Lincoln Park Alfred Caldwell Lily …
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coffee 15 Recs

La Fournette
Cocoa + Co.
Real Good Juice Co
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About Old Town

Home to men and women from all walks of life, Old Town is a wildly popular and historic neighborhood located close to the lake and downtown. Day or night, Old Town has an energetic and vibrant feel. In accordance with its name, there are plenty of Victorian style buildings to accompany other histori...
Lakeview
Expensive
Easy Commute
Architecture
Great Neighborhood
Proximity To Amenities
Close To Bars And Restaurants
Median rents in Old Town
Studio
$
1,600
1 Bedroom
$
2,250
2 Bedroom
$
2,800

Getting around Old Town


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Old Town Reviews

39 reviews
There are a ton of bars, restaurants, gyms, all within walking distance. Public transit very accessible.
Old Town is the best neighborhood in Chicago! We are situated perfectly within all the best Chicago has to offer, everything is super close and walkable, and there is so much to do! It is a historical area where you can learn more about the city's history before the Great Chicago Fire of 1871, and also grab drinks and dinner at fun restaurants!
I love Old Town for its amazing restaurant choices. That and it is beautiful to walk through (Old Town Triangle and side streets). It is wonderful being close to the beach and walking distance to downtown. One of the things I am not particularly fond of is the "Brotastic" atmosphere at most of the bars but it goes with the territory.
The neighborhood is very pretty, but skews a bit older in terms of population. There are a few nice bars and restaurants, but not as many as I'd like. However, proximity to the beach and the zoo is fantastic, and Second City is always a fun time.
Old Town is my favorite Chicago neighborhood. It's between Lincoln park and River North both physically and in terms of the bar scene. Old Town bars and restaurants are a little more low-key than RN, but still super fun and lively.
i love this neighborhood. It's the perfect place for twenty somethings who are out of the Wrigleyville/Lincoln Park phase. It's a little pricey, but offers everything from entertainment to the beach.
Great residential location that's quiet but within walking distance to lots of restaurants and nightlife. Easy to get around the city as the neighborhood is close to many bus and train lines.
Love this neighborhood! Perfect for people in their mid to late 20's looking for a more quiet neighborhood that's still close to all the action.

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