225 N Columbus condos for sale

225 N Columbus Dr, Chicago, IL 60601

225 North Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60601

Here are the 225 N Columbus condos for sale in Chicago with their location, building and apartment information. Schedule a showing online!


225 N Columbus apartments have a condominium form of ownership. They range from studios to 3 bedrooms. Studios have 573 to 584 square feet. One bedroom condos have 571 to 1,550 square feet. Two bedroom condos have 1,090 to 1,900 square feet. Three bedroom condos have 1,581 to 3,631 square feet. 225 N Columbus penthouses are on floors 76 to 81.

All of the condos have balconies, floor to ceiling windows and a washer and dryer. Cooking appliances are gas. Since the condos are on the upper floors of the building they all have great city and/or lake views!

According to Emporis.com, balconies extend as much as 12 feet from the tower’s perimeter. They are concentrated outside of living rooms so that bedroom windows have more open views.

225 N Columbus prices range from $300K to over $2M. See the listings below for current list prices.




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225 N Columbus was built in 2009 and named The Aqua. The building is known for its unique exterior with irregularly shaped balconies that create the appearance of water flowing down. It’s also known as the third tallest building in the world currently with a woman as the lead architect.

The high rise houses 260+ condos at the top of its 81 stories. 225 N Columbus condos are above 474 rental apartments and the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago. The residential units have their own entrance.

The building has both indoor and outdoor pools, a bike room, sauna, sundeck, exercise room, yoga/pilates room, running track, basketball court and playground. There’s also a business center, media room and party room. It also has a dry cleaner, concierge and access to Chicago’s Pedway. Parking is deeded. Pets are ok. Utilities included in the monthly assessment are: air conditioning, cable TV, gas, heat and water.


225 N Columbus is located between Lake and South Water north of Millennium Park in downtown Chicago. It’s in the New Eastside neighborhood of Chicago’s Loop and part of the Lakeshore East Development. The Fairmont Hotel is across the street. The lakefront is 4 blocks east. Michigan Avenue is 2 blocks west.

There are 2 grocery stores within a block, Mariano’s and Bockwinkel’s. There’s also a CVS Pharmacy next door. To learn more about the neighborhood visit NewEastside.org.

225 N Columbus currently has a Walk Score of 91 and a Transit Score of 100. Multiple bus stops are within 2 blocks. Multiple car sharing services are on the same block. The stop for almost every L line is around half a mile away.

The location has a Bike Score of 83. A Divvy bike sharing station is a block away.

According to WalkScore.com, the location has a Crime Grade of A. That means it’s a lowest crime area compared to all of Chicago.


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Fran Bailey Fran Bailey is a Realtor who has been quoted in numerous Chicago and national publications. To schedule showings for any listings, get a free market analysis for your home or to contact Fran email her at fran.bailey@bairdwarner.com or call 773-793-4516. Learn More