Issue at is preventing content from loading on this site. We're aware and working on a fix.
Black Ori Logo

The Fold, by Ori

Apartment Tours
Apartment Living
Behind the ScenesIndustry News & OpinionPress Releases

Touring Ori Expandable Apartments at The Heron: Chicago's Most Versatile Apartment

Andrew Littlefield
The interior of an Ori Expandable Studio featuring a Pocket Office, a sofa, and a rug at the Heron building in Chicago

In a bustling metropolis like Chicago, where space is often a premium commodity, innovative solutions to apartment living are always welcomed with open arms. Enter Ori, the pioneer of smart, expandable apartment systems, revolutionizing urban living. Recently, a peek into their latest venture, the Ori Expandable Apartments at The Heron, provides a tantalizing glimpse into the future of city living.

Innovative Design

The seamless integration of Ori's technology within the living spaces provides residents at The Heron with flexibility and affordability. The Expandable One-Bedroom apartment features a sleek kitchen furnished with Blomberg appliances, complemented by built-in shelves for added storage. The pièce de résistance? The Pocket Office, which conceals a cleverly hidden workspace in the living room, seamlessly transforming the room at a moment's notice.

Space Optimization

The Expandable Studio apartment with the Pocket Closet shows how Ori maximizes every square foot of a building’s footprint. With the Pocket Closet serving as a room divider, residents can enjoy the luxury of defined living and sleeping spaces within the confines of a studio layout, while also providing an extra closet that renters will love. The inclusion of a fold-down desk within the closet further enhances the functionality of the space, catering to the needs of remote workers.

Prime Location

Situated in the vibrant Edgewater neighborhood, The Heron offers residents a perfect blend of tranquility and accessibility. With a plethora of dining, entertainment, and shopping options nearby, coupled with excellent transit and biking infrastructure, residents can enjoy the best of city living without compromising on convenience.

Affordable Luxury

Despite its upscale amenities and prime location, The Heron's Expandable Apartments offer an affordable housing solution for urban dwellers. With rental prices starting at $2,050, residents can enjoy premium living without breaking the bank, making it an attractive option in Chicago's competitive rental market.

Now Leasing!

In a city where every square inch counts, Ori's Expandable Apartments at The Heron offer a refreshing take on urban living. With their innovative designs, space-saving solutions, and affordable luxury, these apartments redefine the possibilities of city living. So, why wait? Experience the future of urban living today at The Heron.