Tag: Downtown Loop

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Are favorable cost comparisons turning renters to buyers?

Are favorable cost comparisons turning renters to buyers?

An article in this week's Crain's cites anecdotal evidence of an incipient shift from rental to ownership, suggesting: … that a confluence of f ...
A grandly-proportioned 3-bedroom at 840 North Lake Shore Drive

A grandly-proportioned 3-bedroom at 840 North Lake Shore Drive

Lucien Lagrange's Parisian-influenced 840 North Lake Shore Drive sits at a prominent corner across from Lake Shore Park and Lake Michigan. The ...
The tower crane at K2 jumps 100 feet

The tower crane at K2 jumps 100 feet

In a deceptively simple operation a "jacking crane" frames part of a tower crane and lifts the crane's cab and jibs twenty feet, opening a hole fo ...
Meet Lake Shore Park’s inspiring volunteer gardeners

Meet Lake Shore Park’s inspiring volunteer gardeners

The next time you visit Streeterville's Lake Shore Park, take a few seconds to look around for Janice and Marshall. You're likely to find Marsh ...
Searching for a River North 2-bedroom with an indoor pool

Searching for a River North 2-bedroom with an indoor pool

If you were searching for a River North 2-bedroom with an indoor pool you might start by filtering Craigslist on 2+ BR apartments and typing the f ...
1225 Old Town apartments renting rapidly

1225 Old Town apartments renting rapidly

1225 Old Town, the new 16-story, 250-unit apartment tower at 1225 N Wells St in Old Town, is ahead of its construction schedule and anticipates we ...
The views from 1225 Old Town’s amenities level

The views from 1225 Old Town’s amenities level

1225 Old Town, the new 16-story apartment tower at 1225 N Wells St in Old Town, is ahead of its construction schedule and prepping to begin welcom ...
A visit to the West Loop development deadpool

A visit to the West Loop development deadpool

Five years ago yesterday we picked up on a Crain's report that Winthrop Properties had decided to build a 23-story rental apartment building rathe ...
Dedicating the Fifield Family Bridge at Children’s Hospital

Dedicating the Fifield Family Bridge at Children’s Hospital

The new Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital building is just two days away from its long-awaited opening. The philanthropic generosity and t ...
A visit to the South Loop development deadpool – Eco18

A visit to the South Loop development deadpool – Eco18

Five years ago today we announced the opening of a sales center and model for Eco18, a 12-story condo tower that would be seeking LEED Gold Certif ...
From the archives: Fox & Obel in the South Loop

From the archives: Fox & Obel in the South Loop

Five years ago today we mentioned a Sun-Times story suggesting that Fox & Obel might open a South Loop store at the northeast corner of Roosevelt ...
Tour a Gold Coast one-bedroom in a full-amenity high-rise

Tour a Gold Coast one-bedroom in a full-amenity high-rise

The Ambassador House, 1325 N State Pkwy in the Gold Coast, is a full-service, full-amenity condominium. Residents come home to an impressive l ...

New at $4.95M in a cash-only Gold Coast co-op

The Chicago co-op building at 1500 N Lake Shore Drive, is the only Chicago project credited to Rosario Candela, the designer of many of New York's mos ...
A visit to the West Loop development deadpool

A visit to the West Loop development deadpool

Five years ago yesterday we were reporting that Thrush Companies was planning an 8-story mixed-use building with 155 1- to 3-bedroom loft-style co ...
West Loop apartments headed for auction

West Loop apartments headed for auction

We last wrote about 1342 W Randolph St back in December of 2008. The building was then in the incomplete state shown in the above photo. Construct ...
The views from the Gold Coast’s Ambassador House

The views from the Gold Coast’s Ambassador House

The Ambassador House condominium, 1325 N State Pkwy, has one of the better roof decks you'll find anywhere in the city. Its sheer size is one ...
A Gold Coast fat cat at One East Scott

A Gold Coast fat cat at One East Scott

Representatives of organized labor had a coherent explanation for why they brought a fat cat rather than the traditional inflatable rat to call at ...
Plans presented for Wolf Point development

Plans presented for Wolf Point development

The overnight email included this news release: The development team for Wolf Point unveiled a plan Tuesday night for a stunning, signature pro ...
1225 Old Town lands a plum retail tenant

1225 Old Town lands a plum retail tenant

Residents of 1225 Old Town, the new apartment tower about to open at 1225 N Wells St, could look forward to a feast of nearby grocery shopping opt ...
First resale at West Loop’s Adams on the Park

First resale at West Loop’s Adams on the Park

It's been over three years since we last checked up on Adams on the Park, a 6-story building with 5 full-floor condos at 1259 W Adams St in the We ...
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