5919 N Kenmore, Unit 2




Beautiful Edgewater condo provides the perfect blend of vintage charm and modern updates-  located just a block from the lake! Natural light floods through newer windows in the spacious west-facing living room and bonus heated sunroom which can be used as an office, nursery or den! Both bedrooms are generously sized. The  remodeled bathroom features new fixtures, a large walk-in shower and beautiful tile work. Enjoy entertaining with an open kitchen which adjoins the large formal dining room. It has a stunning coffered ceiling and gorgeous chandelier to light up your evenings. Enjoy a lake view while grilling on your private deck overlooking the beautifully manicured backyard. Other features include newer washer & dryer, newer dishwasher, hardwood floors throughout, gas fireplace, custom built-in bookshelves, all-wood blinds, a huge walk-in pantry- plus, a separate storage room in the lower level. This unbeatable location is steps from the 136/147 express buses & Red Line. Close to retail including Whole Foods, LA Fitness, Metropolis Coffee, & dining/nightlife along Thorndale, Broadway and Bryn Mawr.  Exterior Parking available across the street through a transferable lease of $120 per month.


Beautiful Edgewater 2 bedroom condo provides the perfect blend of vintage charm and modern updates-  located just a block from the lake!

  • Hardwood flooring throughout
  • Bright and spacious, west-facing living room
  • Bonus heated sunroom/den
  • Two generously sized bedrooms
  • Recently remodeled bathroom with large walk in shower
  • Beautiful bathroom tile work
  • Open kitchen adjoining formal dining room
  • Stunning coffered ceiling
  • Private rear deck with lake views
  • Newer washer and dryer
  • Cozy gas fireplace
  • Custom built-in bookshelves
  • All-wood window blinds
  • Ample closet space including walk-in pantry
  • Extra storage room on lower level
  • Steps from Red Line and 136/147 express bus stops
  • Convenient access to shops, bars and restaurants
  • Exterior Parking available across the street through a transferable lease of $120 per month

2019 Taxes: $4,555.12, no exemptions
$474.80 Monthly Assessment

  • Over $21,000 in Reserves
  • $474.80 Monthly Assessment which includes: Water, waste removal, snow removal, maintenance, landscaping, funding of reserve account and special projects such as pending roof replacement and recent tuckpointing
  • 100% owner occupied
  • Up to 30% of units can be rented at one time. 6 month lease minimum, no airbnb. 
  • No pet restrictions
  • Self managed association with good protocols in place for maintenance and savings
  • Recent building improvements include regular tuckpointing maintenance, boiler maintenance, sewer lining project and annual roof repair + full replacement planned for summer 2021. 
  • Does (1) entity own more than 10% of the building? no
  • Any lawsuits pending or discussed? no
  • Any known building code violations? no
5919 North Kenmore Avenue has a Walk Score of 92 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

5919 North Kenmore Avenue is a four minute walk from the Red Line at the Thorndale stop.

This apartment is in the Edgewater neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Lane Park, Glenlake Avenue Park and Thorndale Avenue Park.

Public Transportation

Rail Lines:

Red Line 0.1 mi

Bus Lines:

147 Outer Drive Express 0.1 mi

136 Sheridan/LaSalle Express 0.1 mi

151 Sheridan 0.1 mi

36 Broadway 0.2 mi

84 Peterson 0.4 mi

Car Shares:

I-GO: 5848 N. Kenmore 0.1 mi

Zipcar: 6007 N Sheridan 0.1 mi

Bike Shares:

Divvy Station: Broadway & Thorndale Ave 0.2 mi

Neighborhood Information:


Ras Dashen Ethiopian Restaurant 0.2 mi

Ethiopian Diamond 0.3 mi

m.henry 0.7 mi

Big Jones 0.9 mi

Calo Ristorante 0.9 mi

Reza’s Restaurant 1.0 mi

Fireside Restaurant & Lounge 1.0 mi

Kopi Cafe 1.0 mi

Sun Wah BBQ 1.1 mi

Tweet 1.1 mi

Taste of Peru 1.1 mi

Tank Noodle 1.2 mi

Giordano’s Pizza Rogers Park 1.2 mi

The Bongo Room 1.3 mi

Ghareeb Nawaz Restaurant 1.4 mi

Demera Restaurant 1.4 mi

Fat Cat 1.4 mi

Over Easy Café 1.7 mi

San Soo Gab San 1.9 mi

Grocery Stores

Jewel-Osco 0.8 mi

Mariano’s 2.4 mi

Trader Joe’s 4.5 mi

Retail Shops

Target 1.3 mi

Walgreens 0.4 mi

CVS 0.5 mi

Coffee Shops

Metropolis Coffee Company 0.3 mi

Starbucks 0.6 mi

m.henry 0.7 mi

Caffè Arriva Dolce 0.7 mi

Chicago Grind 0.8 mi

The Coffee Studio 0.8 mi


Edgewater Fitness 1.5 mi

OrangeTheory 0.6

Powered By Movement Fitness Center 0.8 mi

Public Transportation 

CTA Commute Times:

Door to Door…

34 min to Macy’s on State

40 min to The Merchandise Mart

50 min to Union Station

48 min to Willis Tower

36 min to Lincoln Park Zoo

24 min to John Hancock Center

80 min to O’Hare Airport

70 min to Midway Airport

Elementary and High Schools

George B Swift Elementary Specialty School

George B. Swift Specialty School is a Pre-K through 8th grade elementary school with an integrated Fine and Performing Arts Magnet program. The fine arts program integrates music, art, dance and drama into the regular school day. Swift’s facilities include a pool and swimming lessons during PE. We are proud to be a school in good standing, and take tremendous pride as being one of the most diverse schools in all of CPS!

Nicholas Senn High School

Senn is a Wall-to-Wall IB World School that offers the IB Middle Years and Diploma Programmes, a selective IB Diploma Prep Program, and a Magnet Fine and Performing Arts Program. Students living within the attendance boundary are eligible for the Design program, IB Career Programme and CTE Gaming.


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