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1212 N Lake Shore Drive

1212 N LAKE SHORE DRIVE - Gold Coast Condo

About 1212 N Lake Shore Drive

This high-rise condo building in the beautiful Gold Coast neighborhood offers spacious units, quality construction and all the amenities you need to live in comfort and modern luxury. Located at 1212 N. Lake Shore Drive, the structure spans 36 floors with 180 individual units and includes general and visitor parking for residents' vehicles. In addition to opening your door to the vibrant cultural scene of the Gold Coast neighborhood, residences feature roomy balconies that overlook Lake Michigan, which is literally across the street.

This Gold Coast building offers residences a number of diverse layouts and about of 1,765 square feet of living space, on average. The different floorplans include anywhere from 2 to 3 bedrooms with a standard master bedroom size of 244 square feet. The kitchens are generally 138 square feet, providing plenty of room to prepare a meal for the family or throw together a banquet-size spread for a few friends at your new home (who knows, maybe you'll even invite over the neighbors for a little meet and greet).

Grand dinner parties or not, sometimes the deal breaker in purchasing a new home is whether or not your four-legged family member is welcome. Well, in case you have a Fido or other furry friend waiting in the wings, you'll be happy to know this residential building is pet friendly. So don't forget to scope out that new spot for the food dish.

In addition to the stats on 1212 N. Lake Shore Drive, you're probably interested in learning a little something about the bottom line involved in living at a place like this in Gold Coast neighborhood. Such as, for example, how much might you have to pay in assessments and taxes every year? Well, the typical assessments for this charming Chicago residence are $779 per month, in addition to average annual taxes of $9,599. And just to help you see how a piece of real estate here stands up to property in other buildings in Gold Coast neighborhood, or elsewhere in the city, we've compiled the most up-to-date data-in case you want to compare.

The price per square foot for units at 1212 N. Lake Shore Drive is $456, with an average size of 1765 square feet. The smallest properties offer 1700 square feet of living space, while the largest ones encompass 1,000-square-foot floorplans. The standard length of time a unit in this building stays on the market (between listing and closing) is 129 days. Just to give you an idea of the building's residential real estate value today, a unit with 2 bedrooms sold for $1,093,000 in August of 2007. The average listing price of a home at 1212 N. Lake Shore Drive is $894,000, and there are currently a few 2-bedroom residences available at this lovely Gold Coast residential enclave.

  • Neigborhood: Gold Coast
  • Total Number of Units: 180
  • Year Built: 1970
  • Air Conditioning: CEN AIR
  • Exterior: BR
  • Common Amenities: DOOR PERSON, ELEVATO
  • Garage: TRNSMTR
  • Parking: VSTR PKNG
  • Pet Policy: CATS OK, DOGS OK
  • Close To The Lakefront
  • Close To A Bus Stop
  • Close To Public Parks
  • Close To A Dog Park
  • Near A Beach

Condo Buildings Near 1212 N Lake Shore Drive

Schools In The Gold Coast Area

See grade levels, address, and scores for schools in the Gold Coast area.

20 schools in area
School Type Level Grade(s) Rating

Salazar Elementary Bilingual Center

160 West Wendell Street

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8

Chicago International Charter School

11 E Adams St Ste 600

Charter Preschool - High PK-12

Payton College Preparatory High School

1034 North Wells St

Public High 9-12

The Latin School Of Chicago

59 West North Boulevard

Private Preschool - High PK-12

Metropolitan Schoolhouse

1415 N. Dayton

Private Elementary - High K-12

Lincoln Park High School

2001 North Orchard St

Public High 9-12

Lincoln Elementary School

615 West Kemper Place

Public Elementary - Middle K-8

Catherine Cook School

226 West Schiller Street

Private Preschool - Middle PK-8

Bennett Day School

955 W Grand Ave

Private Preschool - High PK-12

Lawrence Hall-Lakewood

65 East Wacker Place

Private Elementary - High n/a

City Of Chicago School District 299

125 South Clark St

Preschool - High PK-12

Franklin Elementary Fine Arts Center

225 West Evergreen Ave

Public Elementary - Middle K-8

Lasalle Elementary Language Academy

1734 North Orleans St

Public Elementary - Middle K-8

The Chicago Academy For The Arts

1010 West Chicago Avenue

Private High 9-12

Bright Horizons at The Atrium

300 W Hill St

Private Preschool - Elementary PK-1

Cornerstone Academy

1111 N Wells St # 4th

Private Elementary - High n/a

Cornerstone Academy

1111 N Wells St Fl 4

Private High 9-12

Skinner North Elementary School

640 West Scott St

Public Elementary K-6

French-American School Of Chicago

615 West Kemper Place

Private Elementary - High K-12

Latin School Of Chicago Lower

1531 North Dearborn Parkway

Private Preschool - Elementary PK-4

School data provided by GreatSchools.School service boundaries are intended to be used as reference only. To verify enrollment eligibility for a property, contact the school directly. GreatSchools Ratings provided by

1212 N Lake Shore Drive Floorplan - A Tier*
A Tier*

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2.0 | Square Feet: 2150

1212 N Lake Shore Drive Floorplan - B Tier
B Tier

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2.0 | Square Feet: 1700

1212 N Lake Shore Drive Floorplan - C Tier
C Tier

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2.0 | Square Feet: 1850