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Pre-Leasing Launches for Upscale Lakeview Rentals

Pre-leasing is underway for Clarkview Apartments, an upscale rental build in Chicago’s Lakeview section. Spaces Real Estate is handling leasing at the 24-unit property, which replaces a century-old building on the same site.

“Clarkview is a perfect example of respecting the past and embracing the future,” said Spaces founder Bentley Phillips, who noted that the development team “took great care in keeping the original building façade intact.”

With move-ins scheduled to begin on July 1, Clarkview represents “another step in the transformation of Clark Street between Belmont and Wrigley Field,” said Craig Knapp, principal at Meta Properties, co-developers of Clarkview Apartments with Glascott and Associates and Metropark LLC. “Until recently, this section of the street had a mix of developed and undeveloped space, and projects like Clarkview realize the vision of a more unified corridor at the center of the Wrigleyville neighborhood.”

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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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