We brought our camera along to tour two of the best Chicago penthouses. These penthouses made our list based on their spectacular city views, luxury designer finishes, and state-of-the-art amenities. You won’t want to miss seeing The Cooper and Union West in our exclusive behind-the-scenes video!

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The Cooper

Nestled in the charming neighborhood of Printer’s Row, The Cooper provides a spectacular view of this historic and striking neighborhood. You’ll have easy access to all of downtown Chicago and all the conveniences of city life while remaining tucked away in this historic, residential area. This neighborhood was once a popular publishing district, so many of the buildings are red brick and rich in history. If you’re looking for the benefit and enjoyment of downtown Chicago but prefer a quieter and more laid-back area, The Cooper is the perfect place for you.

Our favorite features:

  • Floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Designer kitchen finishes
  • Frameless glass showers
  • Spectacular city views

Why It Made the List:

The Cooper’s penthouses are the height of luxury living in downtown Chicago. These units are the perfect mix of top-of-the-line designer finishes and functionality. The designer kitchen finishes provide a gorgeous backdrop for hosting guests, and the spacious kitchen allows easy movement while cooking. The bathroom in The Cooper’s penthouses are a minimalist’s dream; with frameless glass showers, sleek finishes, and illuminated bathroom mirrors. Let’s not forget the gorgeous view that floor-to-ceiling windows reveal! In this penthouse, you will start and end your day with spectacular views of downtown Chicago.

Year Built: 2018

Size: 1,100 – 1,400 square feet

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The Cooper Floor Plans:

Union West

Located in the energetic West Loop neighborhood, you’ll never run out of entertainment options at Union West. This trendy neighborhood is bursting with Michelin-star restaurants and hip cocktail bars, all within walking distance. Because West Loop is one of Chicago’s fastest-growing neighborhoods, rent can be pricier than in other areas. However, residents will tell you it is well worth the price tag. Many of the historical buildings in this area also house office space, which makes for a booming job market and a short commute.

Our favorite features:

  • European style cabinetry
  • Quartz countertops
  • Luxury bathroom fixtures
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows

Why It Made the List:

If you want to experience true luxury city living, Union West Chicago penthouses are the perfect place for you. These Chicago penthouses were built in 2019 and boast top-of-the-line luxury amenities you won’t find anywhere else. Espresso European-style cabinetry in the kitchen contrasts the quartz countertops and creates a super-chic, modern aesthetic. With these high-quality finishes and spacious counters, you;ll find it easy to cook for hours. Last but certainly not least, the stunning floor-to-ceiling windows provide beautiful views of downtown Chicago that will give you endless entertainment during your morning coffee or nighttime cocktail.

Year Built: 2019

Size: 1,300 – 1,400 square ft

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Union West Floor Plans:

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We hope you enjoyed joining us on this exclusive tour of our favorite Chicago penthouses! If you want to check out other amazing options, don’t miss our list of the newest apartment buildings in Chicago. We are so grateful to partner with these wonderful buildings, and want to extend a huge thank-you to the staff for allowing us to tour these penthouses!

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About the Author
Heather Poage

Heather is the Content Marketing Associate at AptAmigo. When she isn't creating and designing content, you can find her sipping on crafty cocktails at local Denver bars, thrifting for the best vintage items, or hitting the slopes in Breckenridge.