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253 East Delaware Condominium Association

253 East Delaware Place is located just east of Michigan Avenue and the Hancock Center, one-half block away from the scenic Lake Michigan and on a quiet section of tree-lined street. The building is in the perfect location for access to a wide variety of fine entertainment and
dining, cultural, outdoor activities, and shopping options - all while maintaining a warm, residential feel. Public transportation options abound.

Built in 1957 as luxury apartments and converted to condominiums in 1981, this brick high-rise is 23 stories tall, with 164 units, comprised mostly of one bedrooms and studios. The 24-hour door staff is always available to welcome you, provide security and attend to your packages in the Receiving Room. The building has self-parking available for lease to residents. Amenities include a sundeck with sweeping city-views in all directions, laundry facilities, loading dock, hospitality room, bike room, and storage lockers. The building features an on-site manager, in addition to an engineer and maintenance staff.

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Frequently asked questions

When was the property constructed?

253 E Delaware is a midrise condominium building that was built in 1957 as luxury apartments, it was converted into condominiums in 1981.

How many units are there?

There are 164 condominiums on 23 floors; 78 studios and 78 one bedrooms.

How many elevators are there?

There are 4 elevators; 2 passenger and 2 garage vehicle/freight. All moves & deliveries must be scheduled through the Management Office, move in/out fees do apply.

What do assessments include?

Heating, water, common area insurance, scavenger service, snow removal, and window washing.



24-Hour Door Staff

with Receiving Room

On-Site Management Office

Fitness Room

Laundry Facilities

Rooftop Sundeck with Grills

Bicycle Room

Annual Fee

Loading Dock

Party Room

Storage Lockers

Self-Park Heated Garage

Monthly Fee



253 East Delaware Place
Chicago, Illinois 60611

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