With the promise of warm weather in the air, we can’t help but look forward to enjoying summer days and nights outside. These Chicago homes with outdoor spaces—from patios to rooftops—are perfect for doing just that.
Situated in Lincoln Park’s beautiful SoNo building, this condo includes a spacious terrace large enough to grill, relax, and entertain right in the heart of the city. Kathy Murphy, <a="" href="http://www.bairdwarner.com/property/34951639/860-West-Blackhawk-Street-2007-Chicago-IL-60622" target="_blank">Baird & Warner, 773-697-5584
While this two-story penthouse offers stunning views from just about every room (even the private basketball court), there's nothing better than stepping out on the 67-foot, wraparound terrace and taking it all in. Phil Skowron, @properties, 312-506-0200
118 E. Erie St. #PH2
Perched above the Mag Mile, this full-floor penthouse at The Ritz-Carlton Residences includes three terraces with unmatched views of the city. Jane Shawkey, Coldwell Banker, 312-981-5500; Karen Strohl, 312-751-9100