The neighborhood of South Loop is situated within the city of Chicago, Illinois.
Home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors will feel at home in South Loop. It is very easy to find lively areas in this part of the city. Numerous of entertainment venues can be found nearby, there are often many people around, and with its approximately 20 nightlife venues, there are options for nighttime activities. Cermak Road is among the most active streets in this part of Chicago. It is very easy to access green spaces in the neighborhood, since there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to enjoy and a lot of houses for sale have a park a short walk away.
In South Loop, the vast majority of buildings are large apartment buildings, and the remaining houses are mainly townhouses. This area is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Around 55% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and 45% are owners. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city has occurred since the year 2000.
Primary as well as high schools are convenient to get to on foot from most properties for sale in South Loop. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. With respect to eating, it is usually feasible for property owners in South Loop to purchase general and specialty groceries by walking. Furthermore, there are over 200 restaurants and approximately 30 cafes to experience in this area. Residents have access to a large number of clothing stores within walking distance, for example on Wentworth Avenue.
No matter the means of transportation, it is very simple to travel in this part of the city. Thanks to a multitude of nearby rapid transit stations on the Orange Line, Blue Line, Green Line and Red Line, and approximately 30 nearby bus lines, the excellent public transit access makes transit a viable option for many. Getting around by car is also easy in South Loop. Parking is generally easy, and it is a very short drive to the closest highway, such as Interstate 290, from any location in South Loop. This area is a very pleasant part of Chicago for pedestrians; all common errands can be run on foot, and plenty of businesses are very nearby.