1043 W School Street, Unit 207



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Not your average Chicago condo- this unique church conversion is a two bed, two bath duplex condo that lives like a single family home in an incredible Lakeview location.  Restaurants, parks, shops and transit are all steps from home. Own a condo with no one above or below you, to enjoy a quiet respite, steps from the bustle of this amazing neighborhood.  Entertain guests on the main level which features an open concept living, dining and kitchen. Gorgeous custom navy built-in shelves and West Elm lighting complement the gas fireplace. A professionally designed full bathroom exudes luxury with carrera marble tiles, glass shower doors and Restoration Hardware fixtures. Gather in your white kitchen with sleek granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, fantastic storage and a bonus wine fridge. Retreat upstairs to enjoy two generously sized bedrooms and a stunning updated bathroom, featuring a double vanity and a transitional mix of marble and ceramic tiles. Stay cool this summer with a brand new AC. In-unit front loading washer and dryer. The building offers heated attached garage parking and additional storage. This is a well managed association with good systems for maintenance and savings. Entertain on the beautiful common roof deck, sizable enough for entertaining on those idyllic Chicago summer nights.  The deck also offers a shared association grill– Just bring your meat and beverages! Within Nettelhorst school district, the home is across the street from Hawthorne scholastic academy. Enjoy the unbelievably beautiful Hawthorne Community Nature & Play Gardens, play at Margaret Donahue “Cubs” Park, go for a run on the Hawthorne track, play soccer or read a book there…the options are all yours when you call 1043 School “home”.

Monthly HOA: $328.51

2019 Taxes: $7968.56  without homeowner’s exemption


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Olivia Carlson


Not your average Chicago condo- this unique church conversion is a two bed two bath duplex condo that lives like a single family home in an incredible Lakeview location. 

  • Two bed, two bath duplex condo
  • West Elm lighting, Restoration Hardware Fixtures, hardwood floors, custom built in cabinets
  • Gas fireplace
  • White kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and wine fridge
  • Generously sized bedrooms and closets
  • Updated second floor bath with stunning double vanity, marble and porcelain tiles
  • Convenient main floor bath with carrera marble tile and glass shower doors 
  • New Air Conditioner in 2020
  • Washer and dryer in unit
  • Entertaining is easy with the common roof deck space
  • Attached garage parking + additional storage
  • Transportation is easy – access to all lines (red, blue, purple) and multiple Divvy stops
  • Highly rated Nettelhorst Elementary

Monthly HOA: $328.51

2019 Taxes: $7968.56  without homeowner’s exemption

  • Monthly Assessment: $328.51
  • Assessments include: snow removal, building maintenance outside and inside weekly cleaning, gas grill, common areas including roof deck, savings, etc.
  • Current Owner Occupancy rate vs rentals: 1 of the 14 units is rented now
  • A total of 2 units can be rented at any one time, currently at 1/14
  • Pet friendly
  • No current special assessments
  • Amount in Reserves: $31,488.03
  • Management Company information: First Community Management
  • Recent building improvements: Re-carpeted the school street stairs (2019), improved the lock on the outside of the building
  • Does (1) entity own more than 10% of the building? No
  • No known lawsuits or building code violations
  • 2019 Taxes: $7968.56  without homeowner’s exemption
1043 West School Street has a Walk Score of 88 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot. 

1043 West School Street is a four minute walk from the Brown Line, the Purple Line and the Red Line at the Belmont stop. 

This location is in the Lakeview neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Wrigley Field, Wendt Playlot Park and Sheil Park.


Public Transportation

Rail Lines

  • Red Line 0.2 mi
  • Purple Line 0.2 mi
  • Brown Line 0.2 mi

Bus Lines

  • 77 Belmont 0.1 mi
  • 22 Clark 0.2 mi
  • 8 Halsted 0.3 mi
  • 156 LaSalle 0.4 mi
  • 151 Sheridan 0.4 mi

Car Share

  • 950 W Belmont 0.2 mi

Bike Shares

  • Divvy Broadway & Belmont 0.5 mi


Neighborhood Information:


  • Sheffield’s Wine & Beer Garden 0.05 mi
  • Giordano’s 0.1 mi
  • Chipotle 0.1 mi
  • Redmond’s Ale House 0.1 mi
  • Ukai Sushi 0.1 mi
  • Blaze Pizza 0.1 mi
  • Blokes & Birds Public House 0.2 mi
  • Paul’s Noodle Shop 0.2 mi
  • El Jardin 0.2 mi
  • Clarke’s 0.2 mi
  • Hutch Chicago 0.2 mi
  • Bites Asian Tapas & Sushi 0.2 mi
  • P.S. Bangkok 0.2 mi
  • Twist 0.2 mi
  • Sombrero Cantina 0.2 mi
  • Bacino’s 0.2 mi
  • Matsuya 0.2 mi

Grocery Stores

  • Whole Foods 0.6 mi
  • GNC 0.6 mi
  • Trader Joe’s 0.8 mi
  • ALDI 1.3 mi
  • Jewel Osco 0.8 mi

Retail Shops

  • Urban Flowers Chicago 0.1 mi
  • Michaels 0.3 mi
  • Wrigleyville Sports 0.4 mi
  • Fleet Feet Sports 0.4 mi
  • Athleta 0.4 mi
  • J.Crew 0.5 mi
  • Amazon Books 0.5 mi
  • Lush 0.5 mi
  • Benefit Cosmetics 0.5 mi
  • Paper Source 0.5 mi
  • Anthopologie 0.6 mi
  • Luluemon Athletica 0.6 mi
  • Banana Republic 0.9 mi
  • Target 0.9 mi

Coffee Shops

  • The House Cafe 0.1 mi
  • Dark Matter Coffee 0.2 mi
  • Starbucks 0.3 mi
  • Peet’s Coffee and Tea 0.4 mi
  • Dunkin’ Donuts 0.4 mi


  • Number One Gym 0.08 mi
  • Chicago Primal Gym 0.3 mi
  • Lincoln Park Athletic Club 0.6 mi
  • Fitness 19 0.8 mi
  • LA Fitness 0.8 mi
  • Lakeshore Sport & Fitness 1.1 mi


Public Transportation 

CTA Commute Times:

Door to Door…

  • 19 min to Macy’s on State
  • 20 min to Lincoln Park Zoo
  • 22 min to The Merchandise Mart
  • 23 min to John Hancock Center
  • 29 min to Willis Tower
  • 37 min to Union Station
  • 63 min to O’Hare Airport
  • 63 min to Midway Airport


Elementary and High Schools

Nettelhorst Elementary (K-8) Level 1+

Nettelhorst offers an International Fine and Performing Arts Magnet Program, combining the visual and performing arts with world culture. The school maintains a global perspective, stresses high expectations, values diversity, and has earned the Dimon Distinquished Community Schools award in the spring of 2008.


Lake View High School (9-12) Level 2+

Lake View High School is Chicago’s Premier Neighborhood High School where students explore their interests in preparation for college, career, and community commitment. As a STEM school, we teach critical thinking, 21st Century Skills and Habits of Mind in all courses from Art to World Studies, and in a variety of math and science courses and electives including Forensic Science, IT Problem Solving, and Web Design. Through our Early College options, all students have the opportunity to achieve mastery and earn college credit in AP and Dual Credit courses. Select students participate in the Innovation Academy, a school-within-a-school program that takes students around the city to meet tech innovators at our partner institutions, including Northwestern and DePaul Universities and the Microsoft corporation.

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