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A penthouse situated at the zenith of The Montgomery offers a panoramic embrace of the Chicago skyline, meeting a symphony of luxury and sophisticated design and redefining upscale urban living.

500 W Superior St, Unit 2703, Chicago, IL


500 W Superior St, Unit 2703, Chicago, IL


Nestled in the heart of Chicago’s vibrant Near North Side, a masterpiece of residential luxury and architectural brilliance awaits. This exceptional three-story penthouse offers a rare opportunity to inhabit a space where luxury, history, and panoramic city views converge to create an unparalleled living experience.

Designed by the acclaimed architect Darcy Bonner, this meticulously crafted residence spans three stories at the pinnacle of The Montgomery, a landmark building with a storied past as the former headquarters of the Montgomery Ward catalog empire. The building’s architectural significance is further underscored by its designer, Minoru Yamasaki, renowned for his work on New York’s World Trade Center.

500 W Superior St, Unit 2703, Chicago, IL


As you step into the expansive three-story living room, your eyes are immediately drawn to the breathtaking vistas of the Chicago skyline framed by floor-to-ceiling windows. The space, adorned with custom Bernhardt millwork, offers a grand canvas for displaying cherished art collections.

Adjacent to this magnificent entrance, a wood-paneled Adler library, complete with a wood-burning fireplace, bar, and multiple seating areas, provides a serene escape for moments of relaxation or intimate gatherings. The transition to the formal dining area is seamless, thanks to cleverly designed pocket doors. Here, the atmosphere is elevated by custom-made chandeliers from Herve Van Der Straeten and bespoke cabinets with shagreen accents, enveloped in vellum.

500 W Superior St, Unit 2703, Chicago, IL
500 W Superior St, Unit 2703, Chicago, IL
500 W Superior St, Unit 2703, Chicago, IL
500 W Superior St, Unit 2703, Chicago, IL
500 W Superior St, Unit 2703, Chicago, IL


The culinary haven that is the kitchen boasts Boffi cabinetry and state-of-the-art appliances, adjoining a welcoming family room with custom built-ins and a temperature-controlled wine room. A private interior elevator ensures effortless access to all floors, highlighting the penthouse’s seamless blend of luxury and convenience.

The journey upstairs reveals an open office space and the sumptuous primary suite, a sanctuary of peace and elegance. This suite features a generously sized bedroom and sitting area, a private east-facing balcony, and a custom walk-in closet, complemented by a spa-like ensuite bath equipped with dual vanities, a steam shower, and a separate bathtub. A wet bar with an espresso machine is strategically placed just outside, ensuring that morning routines or evening relaxations are indulged with ease and sophistication.

500 W Superior St, Unit 2703, Chicago, IL


The architectural journey continues with a curved staircase leading to a private lofted space ideal for a home gym. Across a glass-paneled walkway, which doubles as a stunning piece of art, are two generously sized bedrooms with walk-in closets and ensuite baths. The third level unveils a family room, bar, half bath, and an expansive private roof deck with a pergola and built-in kitchen, presenting mesmerizing views of the Chicago skyline.

Situated at the pinnacle of The Montgomery, this penthouse epitomizes the essence of luxury living in the vibrant River North neighborhood. It offers not just a lavish residence but also immediate access to river walks, elite dining, nightlife, and cultural icons, perfectly mirroring the sophisticated and cosmopolitan lifestyle that River North is celebrated for. With features like an advanced Lutron system, automatic draperies, and four heated garage spaces, it reflects the area’s chic flair and artistic richness. The Montgomery’s premium amenities, including round-the-clock door staff, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and revitalized outdoor spaces, enrich this exclusive lifestyle further. Residing in the heart of River North, amidst its stylish establishments, renowned cultural venues like the House of Blues, and the historic Merchandise Mart, this penthouse not only serves as a luxurious sanctuary but also places you in the midst of a neighborhood known for its unparalleled elegance, dynamic art scene, and architectural heritage, from the reimagined Montgomery Ward building to the iconic Marina City, offering a unique and prestigious living experience.

500 W Superior St, Unit 2703, Chicago, IL is offered at $12,000,000.

For more details, or to schedule a private showing, please contact:

Carrie McCormick
@properties | Christie’s International Real Estate
T: +1 312.961.4612

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