Chicago-based Ascend Real Estate Group and Boston-based Intercontinental Real Estate Corp. announced the completion and grand opening of The Madison at Racine, a nine-story luxury apartment midrise located in the heart of the West Loop.
Now Open, The Madison at Racine is the answer to strong demand for luxury apartments in the West Loop—one of the fastest growing neighborhoods in Chicago.
“We are pleased to open our doors to our newest luxury apartment development in the trendy West Loop neighborhood. The strong lease up to date, indicates unprecedented demand for a luxury development of this kind,” said Walter Rebenson, CEO of Ascend,
FitzGerald Associates Architects designed the nine-story brick and glass midrise to fit contextually, with the existing West Loop streetscape. The Madison has 216 apartments, consisting of convertible, one- and two-bedroom residences, as well as 227 parking spaces and 9,000 square feet of ground-floor retail.
The building offers residents a host of high-end amenities, including a rooftop glass enclosed clubroom with lounge areas, surround sound, televisions, billiards, bar and service kitchen for hosting parties. The clubroom connects to a beautifully landscaped resort style sun deck, pool, hot tub, grilling station, outdoor fire pit and seating areas. The ninth floor also offers a state of the art work-out facility. “Both the party room and the workout room face the East, which provide stunning panoramic views of the entire city skyline,” said Rebenson.
On the second floor, a large landscaped courtyard features private terraces, grilling and entertaining areas, as well as a pet recreation area. The interactive grand lobby offers 24 hr. door staff, a café bar, large screen TV, fireplace with cozy seating areas and WiFi access is available throughout the entire building.
The units are well appointed with open and thoughtful floorplans featuring modern kitchens with stainless steel appliances, Euro-style cabinetry, quartz countertops, plank flooring, custom bathrooms, and floor-to-ceiling windows.