Neighborhood Information for Lakeview East, Chicago
Living in Lakeview East
Renting in Lakeview East could situate you in exuberant Boystown or up above beautiful Belmont Harbor. This stylish slice of Chicago is on the up, and for good reasons. Tasty eats, enticing shops, and strong community vibes are all plentiful here.
Lakeview East Lifestyle and Entertainment
Lakeview East doesn’t slack when it comes to lifestyle. North Broadway and North Halsted Street offer up interesting boutiques, fanciful restaurants, and friendly local businesses. There’s a Whole Foods market and other grocery stores here, as well. For larger chain stores, try the Century Shopping Centre. Going out in the evening, you’ll have your choice of bars, nightspots, and other entertainments.
For those seeking outdoor activities, grand Lincoln Park stretches along the shoreline of Lakeview East. Belmont Harbor is here, as is Belmont Dog Beach, tennis courts, and part of the Lakefront Trail.
Lakeview East Info and the Rental Market
Gentrification continues to adjust the rents in Lakeview East. Here, you’ll find upscale condos, mid-rise apartments, and lofts. Residents tend to be a fairly young crowd. A two-bedroom in Lakeview East rents for an average of $1,772.
There’s great public transit access from Lakeview East. The ‘L’ Red, Purple, and Brown lines all stop at Belmont Station. There are plenty of buses running through this area as well. Much of the street parking here is by permit and hard to find.
Lakeview East Resources
Lakeview East falls within two Chicago City Council wards—the 44th and the 46th. The Northalsted Business Alliance also keeps an eye on things. The Merlo Branch of the Chicago Public Library is on Belmont Avenue. There’s a United States Post Office on Sheridan Road.
Lakeview East Zip Codes
Zip codes serving Lakeview East are 60613 and 60657.