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A hydroponic greenhouse for East Garfield Park

PLNTR rendering

Real estate developers never lack for imagination, or the restless energy and skills necessary to translate dreams into physical reality. LG Development’s Barry Howard has a dream: transform some forlorn parcels in East Garfield Park into a hydroponic greenhouse that will supply fresh produce throughout the year to a community where it’s in short supply, ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on December 12, 2013
ChicagoNorth Side

Are high-end Lincoln Park homes in high demand?

1703 N Dayton Chicago

I stopped by the Ranch Triangle neighborhood in Lincoln Park on Wednesday to photograph 1703 N Dayton in preparation for a blog post. The home is currently listed for sale at $4.5 million. We’d previously written about the site three years ago when it was in foreclosure, along with other properties by developer Seth Harris. ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on June 1, 2012
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Site of scrapped River North high-rise listed as a $3.14M short sale

111 W Chestnut St, Chicago

LG Development Group had big ideas for the 15,295 square-foot lot at 111 W Chestnut St in River North. Three years ago, LG started pursuing the approval of a 28-story, Hartshorne Plunkard-designed high-rise for the site, but dropped the plan in late 2008 amidst some lousy construction conditions and complaints by a handful of neighboring ...

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Posted by Joseph Askins on May 5, 2011
ChicagoNorth Side

Row2750 in Lincoln Park moving forward

A sponsored ad in today’s Tribune says LG Development Group has broken ground on its Row2750 townhomes and condos at the corner of Lakewood Avenue and Diversey Parkway in Lincoln Park. According to Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture, which designed the homes, foundations for all 11 homes are already in place, and construction on at least a ...

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Posted by Joseph Askins on August 20, 2010
ChicagoNorth Side

Best laid plans: Row2750 in Lincoln Park

LG Development‘s Row2750 townhomes and condos, planned for the old Hostess Wonder Bread Bakery site at 2750 N Lakewood Ave, as envisioned by Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture in mid-2008: That site on Thursday afternoon:

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Posted by Joseph Askins on June 11, 2010