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The Commodore

550 W SURF - Lakeview Condo

About The Commodore

People from all walks of life discover their dream home in Chicago because the city supplies such an immense pool of housing options that cater to homeowners with a wide expanse of needs, desires and preferences. This is just one residential building in the Lakeview neighborhood that offers spacious units, quality construction and all the amenities you need to live in comfort and modern luxury. Located at 550 W. Surf, the structure has 103 individual units with general vicinity parking for residents' vehicles.

This Lakeview building offers residences a number of diverse layouts and an average of 320 square feet of living space. The different floorplans include anywhere from studio to 2 bedrooms with a standard master bedroom size of 165 square feet. Generally, the kitchens are 35 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 fundamentals of 550 W. Surf, you're probably interested in learning a little something about the bottom line involved in living at a place like this in Lakeview neighborhood. Like, 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 $170.00 per month, in addition to average annual taxes of $1,391.00. And just to help you see how a piece of real estate here stands up to property in other buildings in Lakeview neighborhood, or elsewhere in the city, we've compiled the most up-to-date data-in case you want to compare. Take a look...

The price per square foot for units at 550 W. Surf is $350.00, with an average square footage of 320. The smallest properties offer 320 square feet of living space, while the largest ones encompass 1000 and above square foot floorplans. The standard length of time a unit in this building stays on the market (between listing and closing) is 82 days. Just to give you an idea of the building's residential real estate value today, a unit with studio bedrooms sold for $135,000.00 around 04/05/2006. The average listing price of a home at 550 W. Surf is just or slightly above the market price, and there are currently few studio-bedroom residences available at this lovely Lakeview residential enclave.

  • Neigborhood: Lakeview
  • Total Number of Units: 103
  • Year Built: 1890
  • Air Conditioning: CEN AIR
  • Exterior: BR
  • Common Amenities: BIKE ROOM/TRLS, DOOR
  • Garage: NONE
  • Parking: NONE/NA
  • Pet Policy: CATS OK, DOGS OK
  • Close To The Lakefront
  • Close To A Bus Stop
  • Close To Public Parks
  • Close To A Dog Park
  • Has An Elevator
  • Has In Unit Laundry

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Schools In The Lakeview Area

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

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

Prescott Elementary School

1632 West Wrightwood Avenue

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
9

Brennemann Elementary School

4251 North Clarendon Ave

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
7

Alcott College Prep

2625 N Orchard St

Public Preschool - Middle PK-9
9

Inter-American Elementary Magnet School

851 West Waveland Ave

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
7

Nettelhorst Elementary School

3252 North Broadway St

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
7

The Latin School Of Chicago

59 West North Boulevard

Private Preschool - High PK-12
NR

Lake View Academy

716 West Addison Street

Private Elementary - High n/a
NR

St Josaphat School

2245 North Southport Avenue

Private Preschool - Middle PK-8
NR

Greenfields Academy

3232 N. Elston Ave.

Private Preschool - Middle PK-8
NR

Metropolitan Schoolhouse

1415 N. Dayton

Private Elementary - High K-12
NR

Lincoln Park High School

2001 North Orchard St

Public High 9-12
9

Burley Elementary School

1630 West Barry Ave

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
9

Lincoln Elementary School

615 West Kemper Place

Public Elementary - Middle K-8
10

St. Mary of the Angels

1810 N Hermitage Ave

Private Preschool - Middle PK-8
NR

St Andrew School

1710 West Addison Street

Private Preschool - Middle PK-8
NR

Catherine Cook School

226 West Schiller Street

Private Preschool - Middle PK-8
NR

Banner North Alt Schools

2755 North Marshfield Ave

Public Middle - High 7-12
NR

Walt Disney Magnet School

4140 N Marine Dr

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
8

Agassiz Elementary School

2851 North Seminary Avenue

Public Preschool - Middle PK-8
6

Franklin Elementary Fine Arts Center

225 West Evergreen Ave

Public Elementary - Middle K-8
5

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 GreatSchools.org.

550 W Surf Floorplan - 03, 04, 18, 19 Tiers
03, 04, 18, 19 Tiers

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1.0 | Square Feet: 975

550 W Surf Floorplan - 05, 06, 16, 17 Tiers*
05, 06, 16, 17 Tiers*

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1.0 | Square Feet: 890

550 W Surf Floorplan - 01, 02, 21, 22 Tiers
01, 02, 21, 22 Tiers

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1.0 | Square Feet: 820

550 W Surf Floorplan - 07, 15 Tiers
07, 15 Tiers

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1.0 | Square Feet: 875

550 W Surf Floorplan - 09 Tier*
09 Tier*

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1.5 | Square Feet: 980

550 W Surf Floorplan - 10 Tier*
10 Tier*

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1.0 | Square Feet: 705

550 W Surf Floorplan - 11 Tier*
11 Tier*

Beds: 0 | Baths: 1.0 | Square Feet: 320

550 W Surf Floorplan - 12 Tier*
12 Tier*

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1.0 | Square Feet: 820

550 W Surf Floorplan - 08, 14 Tiers
08, 14 Tiers

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1.0 | Square Feet: 1070

550 W Surf Floorplan - 13 Tier*
13 Tier*

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1.0 | Square Feet: 930