Tagged: building profile

  • Controversy Over Developments in Pilsen

    Whether or not Pilsenites are excited about this new development, a 500 unit apartment development is coming to Pilsen between 16th to 18th streets and Newberry Avenue to Peoria Street. The New York-based developer Property Markets Group has named the project PMG Windy City, although the PMG website failed to name Pilsen in its job [ … more ]

  • Spotlight Building: 4448 North California

    We know how it goes. The sun is out, you’ve started spring cleaning, and you’re starting to realize that maybe it’s time for a change. Not a simple paint job or some new furniture, you need a big change, perhaps as big as buying a new house? You thought it, we said it. With so [ … more ]

  • Spotlight Building: Strata Condominiums

    About two weeks until the Strata Condominium Residences at 847 North Larrabee Street go live, and we have every detail essential to building, straight from Related Reality as representatives of Strata. Located north of Chicago Avenue in River North, this three building development means 27 new units are up for grabs, but you better march [ … more ]

  • Luxurious Lakeview Highrises: Few & Far Between

    Lakeview is known for the eccentric neighborhoods that all exist within its boundaries, for the population of young professionals, and well, most obviously, the view of the lake. What Lakeview is not particularly known for, however, is high-rises. While we don’t have any news of high-rises joining the neighborhood, we’re here to profile the few [ … more ]

  • Chicago’s 18 Highrises To Look Up For — Part Four: The West Loop

    If there is a Chicago neighborhood that has a story to tell and the spirit to do so, it’s the West Loop. As we’ve been discussing in recent weeks, Chicago has 18 new highrises coming to the city, and five of them are popping up in the West Loop. Call it a transformation, an explosion, [ … more ]

  • Chicago’s 18 Highrises To Look Up For — Part Three: The South Loop

    The City of Chicago’s 18 upcoming highrises (no pun intended) are thankfully spread out all across the city. Since we already reviewed seven of the buildings that are all in a similar area—Streeterville and the Magnificent Mile—we’re now heading to the beloved South Loop to check out the newcomers. Let’s face it, the South Loop [ … more ]

  • Chicago’s 18 Highrises To Look Up For — Part Two: The Magnificent Mile

    As we shared last week, the City of Chicago has 18 highrises currently in the works right now. Let’s take a moment to recall what this means for us Chicagoans: new infrastructure, jobs, a boost in the economy, and most importantly, an even more phenomenal skyline. I hope you’re soaking in your framed Chicago horizon [ … more ]

  • Chicago’s 18 Highrises To Look Up For — Part One: Streeterville

    The City of Chicago has 18 highrises currently in the works right now, which means new infrastructure, jobs, a boost in the economy, and most importantly, an even more phenomenal skyline. Prepare to take down your framed Chicago horizon photos because the city is changing, and there’s nowhere to go but up. To help digest [ … more ]

  • River North Building Profile: Erie on the Park

    Erie on the Park (510 W Erie St) is an architectural icon in River North, setting itself apart from other structures due to its exposed steel and glass construction. Design Erie was finished in 2002, designed by the Lucien Lagrange architectural firm. It was built before the adjacent Montgomery A Ward Park, on a parallelogram-shaped [ … more ]

  • River North Building Profile: Silver Tower

    River North’s Silver Tower—otherwise known as 303 W. Ohio—is another prime example of the neighborhood’s newly-constructed, modern residential offerings. As expected of a luxury building in one of the city’s most lively and burgeoning neighborhood, Silver Tower offers condos and apartments with various configurations of up to three bedrooms. They also offer units with a [ … more ]

  • River North Building Profile: 757 N Orleans

    Looking for a modern condo in a new building with all the trimmings? It must be said, first and foremost, that the location of 757 is hard to beat. The first floor of the building contains retail tenants, meaning all you have to do is go downstairs to do a bit of shopping. Walk around [ … more ]

  • A History: River Bank Lofts

    The River Bank lofts, 550 North Kingsbury Street, offer creatively developed lofts right on the river. Anyone looking for the quintessential River North loft condo living experience should look no further than River Bank Lofts. The building has everything a River North resident wants and needs, starting with historic and beautiful architecture stemming from the [ … more ]