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Winnetka offices for the North Shore professional

874 Green Bay Winnetka

874 Green Bay Rd offers smaller office spaces completely renovated with the North Shore professional in mind. The building has a classic Tudor exterior and an all-new interior with shared kitchens, two baths per floor and a lobby waiting area. The bright, airy spaces have windows that open, air-conditioning and individual climate controls. 874 Green ...

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Posted by sponsored post on May 22, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

An updated look at the New City mega-development

New City ironworkers

Construction was proceeding across much of the sprawling New City site when I visited yesterday. This major development will extend the Clybourn Corridor south of Lincoln Park and include 360,000 square feet of retail space, medical offices, 199 apartments and 1,100 parking spaces. If you’ve ever tried to walk an I-beam you’re likely to marvel ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on March 18, 2014
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

West Loop apartment plan switches to offices

Chicago's West Loop

View New downtown Chicago apartment high-rises in a larger map The Chicago Architecture Blog is reporting the latest variation on Jupiter Realty’s plans for a site at 108 N Jefferson in the West Loop. The current proposal – which may not be the final result – calls for a 20-story office building rather than rental ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on May 20, 2011
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Will Waterview Tower “rust in peace” no more?

Waterview Tower rendering of original project

Crain’s Chicago Business is reporting (behind its paywall) that developer Michael Reschke may be nearing a deal to acquire the unfinished Waterview Tower, also known as the “eyesore on Wacker.” The original Waterview Tower was to be a 90-story hotel and condominiums. Crain’s sources say that Reschke’s plans contemplate a hotel topped by offices. About ...

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Posted by Joe Zekas on January 29, 2011
ChicagoDowntown / Loop

Could Waterview move ahead as an office tower?

Waterview Tower, 111 W Wacker Dr, Chicago

Developer Mark Goodman may try to complete the unfinished Waterview Tower at 111 W Wacker Dr, not as a 90-story condo / hotel high-rise, but as a 60-story office tower, Crain’s reports. Goodman has not bought Waterview, which is little more than a 26-story parking deck at the moment, and he’s not the only one ...

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Posted by Joseph Askins on November 15, 2010