Remember the tiny gym in your first post-college apartment? You were thrilled to find that place with its single treadmill and exercise back. Maybe the complex even had a pool, but it probably didn’t look like this one. If you’re in the rental market now, perhaps as an empty nester wanting to ditch yard work and live downtown, you’ve probably noticed some major, very positive changes. See what’s available now — from affordable to luxury price points — in my latest article. You may even drop your health club membership!

This luxury building in Chicago has an indoor salt water pool.
(Photo Courtesy: One Bennett Park)