Sono West Apartments

Overview

Sono West is a new construction (2009), full-amenity condo building in the northeast corner of the Near North Side.

What Occupants Love

Great dining options. Easy access to CTA lines. Expansive gym offering. New and well maintained building. Doormen go above and beyond.

What Occupants Love Less

Limited nightlife options. One resident describes the neighborhood as commercial.

Nearby Sono West

Nearest Grocery Store : Whole Foods Market (3-minute walk)
Nearest Convenience Store : CVS (8-minute walk)
Nearest Public Transportation : Red Line - Grand - 6 min walk

Amenities

  • Dogs Allowed

  • Cats Allowed

  • Parking

  • Fitness Center

  • In-Unit Laundry

  • Storage Room

  • Bike Room

  • Doorman

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Sono West Detailed Reviews

4 reviews

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SoNo is a great building for 20 and 30 somethings in an area that is booming. The entire building is very new, well-kept, and attractive for many reasons.

What did you like most?

Convenience to red line, other public transport. Entire area has transformed and now has a wide variety of bars and restaurants.

What did you like least?

When I first moved in, the area was seedy, but that has changed in the last 6-7 years.

Neighborhood/Community Overall

What city/state did you move from?

Indianapolis,IN

How's the neighborhood nightlife?

Ok - one or two decent spots

What about nearby dining options?

Great - a variety of options

In-Unit Experience Overall

How is the unit's temperature control?

Excellent - set it and forget it

How is the shower pressure?

Good

How is the internet/Wi-Fi connection?

Excellent

Building/Amenities Overall

How 'nice'/well-maintained is the communal space?

Good

How expansive are the offerings at the gym?

Excellent - like having an outside gym in the building

Are there waits for the elevator?

Not an issue

How would you describe the building's vibe?

Social/friendly

Doormen/Security Overall

If there are doormen/superintendents, are they courteous and helpful?

Very - they take pride in their job

Do you feel 'safe' in the building?

Yes

Management Overall

If you have ever interacted with building management, how would you describe them?

Good

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Excellent. Amazing units, views, and amenities. Surrounding area is very commercial but convenient.

Neighborhood/Community Overall

What city/state did you move from?

Chicago,IL

How's the neighborhood nightlife?

Ok - one or two decent spots

What about nearby dining options?

Great - a variety of options

In-Unit Experience Overall

How is the unit's temperature control?

Excellent - set it and forget it

How is the shower pressure?

Excellent

How is the internet/Wi-Fi connection?

Excellent

Building/Amenities Overall

How 'nice'/well-maintained is the communal space?

Excellent

How expansive are the offerings at the gym?

Excellent - like having an outside gym in the building

Are there waits for the elevator?

Not an issue

How would you describe the building's vibe?

Private/distant

Doormen/Security Overall

If there are doormen/superintendents, are they courteous and helpful?

Very - they take pride in their job

Do you feel 'safe' in the building?

Yes

Management Overall

If you have ever interacted with building management, how would you describe them?

Excellent

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Don't know too many ppl, but don't need to. Nice gym, little balcony, floor to ceiling windows, and walkable to shopping and dining. I don't rent here - my fianc? owns our unit, so it's not something I would've picked, but I've learned to like it. I used to live at Cobbler Square when I rented.

Neighborhood/Community Overall

What city/state did you move from?

Chicago,IL

How's the neighborhood nightlife?

Ok - one or two decent spots

What about nearby dining options?

Great - a variety of options

In-Unit Experience Overall

How is the unit's temperature control?

Ok - can get a bit too hot or cold

How is the shower pressure?

Good

How is the internet/Wi-Fi connection?

Ok

Building/Amenities Overall

How 'nice'/well-maintained is the communal space?

Good

How expansive are the offerings at the gym?

Good - a nice selection

Are there waits for the elevator?

Moderate - peak times / moving days

How would you describe the building's vibe?

Mixed bag

Doormen/Security Overall

If there are doormen/superintendents, are they courteous and helpful?

Very - they take pride in their job

Do you feel 'safe' in the building?

Yes

Management Overall

If you have ever interacted with building management, how would you describe them?

NA

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