Do You Love Chicago Brick & Timber Lofts?

If Yes, Then Explore No. Ten Lofts

We’ll dive in and explore No. Ten Lofts at 1040 W. Adams, one of the best Chicago converted warehouse apartments, in just a moment. But first let’s take a look at the West Loop neighborhood where it’s located.

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Ok readers, here goes. The West Loop is one of the best Chicago neighborhoods for authentic vintage brick & timber lofts. Plus Chicago converted warehouse apartments.

The neighborhood began as a rough and tumble warehouse district in the early 1800′s. In fact it was the original skid row. Yes, really.

Today it’s a super hot urban neighborhood with all the goodies. For example, trendy shops, cutting edge art galleries, parks and green spaces. A foodie paradise, it’s one of the best walkable Chicago neighborhoods. Plus, happy dog owners abound as the West Loop is one of the best neighborhoods for dogs in Chicago.

Girl & The Goat Photo - Fulton Market Condos And Lofts

The West Loop – Home To Many Of Chicago’s Best Restaurants.

And the West Loop has a super convenient location. It’s walkable to Downtown Chicago and Fulton Market with the new world headquarters of McDonalds. Plus world class employers Dyson, Boeing and Google are all nearby.

Furthermore, other neighborhood tech giants reside here. Specifically, Uber, Signal, Fieldglass and Rise Interactive. Interestingly, Google’s midwest HQ is actually located in a converted Fulton Market warehouse.

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Google’s Midwest Headquarters is in a converted warehouse.

And as for authentic living space, there are plenty genuine West Loop lofts available for sale and rent.

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In fact, here you’ll find more Chicago converted warehouse apartments and brick & timber lofts than in almost any other Chicago neighborhood.

Here you’ll have all the options. For example, in addition to lofts and converted warehouse apartments there’s a myriad of new construction condos being built on the few remaining vacant lots. As most of the old warehouses were long ago converted to lofts.

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No. Ten Lofts; West Loop Brick & Timber Lofts

Ok, now let’s get into No. Ten Lofts!

In 2006, this massive six story 1920’s red brick warehouse was creatively converted into some of the West Loop’s most authentic brick and timber lofts. It was named No. Ten Lofts at 1040 W. Adams. And it sits in a convenient central West Loop location.

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Exterior of Chicago converted warehouse apartments at 1040 W. Adams.

Ideal Lofts For Several Other Reasons Besides Just Location

It’s one of the larger loft conversions in Chicago

There are 266 units with six floor plans ranging from studios at 800 sq. ft. to three bedroom units with 1,155 sq. ft.

Lofts here offer a variety of features

The include super high ceilings, private balconies, patios, courtyard access, real hardwood floors and skylights. Plus each loft is unique and stunning in its own way.

And there’s no need to leave home

The concept was to create a living space that offered residents every convenience without having to leave home. No. Ten Lofts features a huge lobby area with a natural vibe. Plus, a 24-hour door service, garage parking and a well-equipped fitness center. And there’s a clubroom, theater and business center. But most notably, there are three lush and well-landscaped internal courtyards. Giving the internal facing units something special.

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With exposed timber beams and river rock floors the lobby at 1040 W. Adams No. Ten Lofts offers a natural vibe.

The Pros And Cons Of Living At No. Ten Lofts


No. Ten Lofts is the real deal. These are authentic Chicago converted warehouse lofts, not soft-lofts. Brick and timber abound here. These lofts feature high ceilings with massive windows allowing fantastic light.

Located at 1040 W. Adams, they also offer a super convenient central location in the West Loop. It’s not too far west which means all the best West Loop restaurants are right outside your door. Plus the beloved Bartelme Park is only a block away. And from here the CTA is also easily accessed.

And if you want to walk to work in the Loop or Fulton Market this location is ideal. It’s not too far west so you’ll find that many people walk.


If loft living is new to you, know that timber ceilings and old wood floors can allow more noise than a modern building. And compared to smaller loft buildings like the West Loop’s Beacon Lofts, No. Ten Lofts is quite large. Thus it’s a bit of a maze that takes some time to navigate at first.

Photo looking down into the lush green interior garden courtyard at No. Ten Lofts in the Chicago West Loop neighborhood.

Some No. Ten Lofts balconies overlook lovely courtyards.

Converted Warehouse Lofts

We’ve helped many West Loop buyers, sellers and renters at No. 10 Lofts over the years. Our clients appreciate the convenient location and always comment on the spacious lobby and the beautifully landscaped courtyards.

They also like that so many of the massive timber beams were preserved in the conversion. And they appreciate high quality of the unit finishes. For example, the diagonal real hardwood floors and better than average kitchen appliances and cabinetry.

There are of course other Chicago neighborhoods with converted timber lofts. We recommend you also consider nearby Printer’s Row, South Loop and River North.

If you’re interested in buying a loft at No. Ten Lofts at 1040 W. Adams or elsewhere in the West Loop please contact us.

Our office location is two blocks away and for over 12 years we’ve helped people buy, sell and rent at No. Ten Lofts.

Current Brick & Timber Lofts For Sale At No. Ten Lofts:

No matter when you’re reading this article these listings are current. Enjoy!

Condo For Sale
1040 West Adams Street #442
Chicago, IL 60607
Condo For Sale
1040 West Adams Street #115
Chicago, IL 60607
Single Family Home For Sale
1040 West Adams Street #503
Chicago, IL 60607
Condo For Sale
1040 West Adams Street West #440
Chicago, IL 60607

Current Rentals at No. Ten Lofts:

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