Chicago Neighborhoods – Lakeview
Lakeview is one of the most recognizable neighborhoods in Chicago known for its shopping, restaurants and bar scene. Lakeview is steps away from Lake Michigan offering spectacular views, unmatched to anywhere else in the city. Residents enjoy the affordable prices, easy access to street parking and the convenience of the surrounding Red, Purple and Brown Lines that run through the neighborhood.
Within Lakeview lies the smaller popular community of Wrigleyville, home to the Chicago Cubs and numerous pubs, cafes and shops. Lakeview is known for its High Rise Apartment buildings, walk ups, single family homes and brownstones.
Lake View East and North Halsted altogether form the area popularly known as Boystown, home to one of the Midwest’s most active gay populations.