Tag: Renovation

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Video – tour new luxury lofts in the South Loop

Video – tour new luxury lofts in the South Loop

Library Lofts is at 619 S LaSalle St, in the landmark South Loop Printing House District. The Holabird & Roche-designed building, which dates to t ...
Tour furnished models at the South Loop’s new Library Lofts

Tour furnished models at the South Loop’s new Library Lofts

Library Lofts is at 619 S LaSalle St, in the landmark South Loop Printing House District. The Holabird & Roche-designed building, which dates to t ...
Video tours – the South Loop’s new Library Lofts

Video tours – the South Loop’s new Library Lofts

Library Lofts, 619 S LaSalle St, is in the landmark South Loop Printing House District. The Holabird & Roche-designed building dates to the early ...
New gut-renovated studios in the West Loop under $1K

New gut-renovated studios in the West Loop under $1K

BJB Properties has nearly completed the gut-renovation of four buildings at the northeast corner of Jackson and Halsted in the Greektown part of t ...
The circus-themed grand opening at Hyde Park’s Shoreland Apartments

The circus-themed grand opening at Hyde Park’s Shoreland Apartments

The Shoreland, once one of Chicago's grandest hotels, has been reincarnated as a luxury apartment building. The Shoreland's soaring Art Deco lo ...
A Lake Forest 3-bedroom single-family under $200K

A Lake Forest 3-bedroom single-family under $200K

The 3-bedroom, 2-bath home at 1197 Telegraph in Lake Forest is on a site that spans nearly half an acre. It's within walking distance of shopping, ...
Bowling alley apartments score $32.5M in West Loop

Bowling alley apartments score $32.5M in West Loop

The bowling-alley configuration of apartments at the recently renovated 13Thirteen didn't deter an institutional investor from ponying up $32.5 mi ...
13Thirteen apartments, 1313 W Randolph St, West Loop

13Thirteen apartments, 1313 W Randolph St, West Loop

13Thirteen is a 3-story, 70-unit loft building at 1313 W Randolph St in the West Loop. The 130,000 square foot Art Deco building was built in 1 ...

A video tour of 850 Lake Shore Drive

In the video Crain's Alby Gallun and developer Matt Phillips tour 850 Lake Shore Drive and chat about the current rental market. The 17-story buil ...
Lake Street Lofts, 910 W Lake St, West Loop

Lake Street Lofts, 910 W Lake St, West Loop

Lake Street Lofts is a 6-story, 89-unit loft apartment building in the West Loop. Built in 1886, the heavy-timber building was home to the Zim ...
Flats Chicago – proceed with caution, renters

Flats Chicago – proceed with caution, renters

We've been following the progress – or lack thereof – on Flats Chicago buildings for some time. Our interest was initially piqued by what struck u ...
A peek inside the new Presidential Towers

A peek inside the new Presidential Towers

I visited Presidential Towers (PT) last week in the company of David Scharfenberg, who became the General Manager of the West Loop property just s ...
An extra-wide 4-bedroom in the Bell School District

An extra-wide 4-bedroom in the Bell School District

The latest home in the rapidly-selling PNC Development portfolio is a 4-bedroom, 3 ½ bath on a wide 33 x 125 foot lot at 2433 W Byron in North Cen ...
Presidential Towers apartment renovations underway

Presidential Towers apartment renovations underway

When Presidential Towers (PT) was experiencing financial difficulties in the late 80s we ran a contest asking readers to suggest alternate uses fo ...
The Seneca apartments, 200 E Chestnut St, Streeterville

The Seneca apartments, 200 E Chestnut St, Streeterville

The Seneca, a 16-story building at 200 E Chestnut St in Streeterville was built in the 1920s as a hotel. It was designed by the Burnham Brothers f ...
850 Lake Shore Drive apartments, Streeterville

850 Lake Shore Drive apartments, Streeterville

The classic 17-story building at 850 North Lake Shore Drive in Streeterville was built in the 1920s as a private athletic club and apartments. Northw ...
Randolph Tower, 188 W Randolph St, Loop

Randolph Tower, 188 W Randolph St, Loop

The 45-story, 313-unit Randolph Tower, 188 W Randolph St, opened for occupancy in the first quarter of 2012 after undergoing a complete renovation ...
What’s up with Flats Chicago?

What’s up with Flats Chicago?

In mid-June we were told that Flats Chicago's projects at 2500 N Clybourn and 7722 N Ashland would be ready for occupancy in early July. That hadn ...
Blair Kamin is back in Chicago

Blair Kamin is back in Chicago

Blair Kamin, the Tribune's award-winning architecture critic, has spent the past year at Harvard as a Nieman Fellow. He's apparently back in Chicago a ...
850 Lake Shore Drive slates occupancy for late this year

850 Lake Shore Drive slates occupancy for late this year

Late last week Crain's Chicago Real Estate Daily reported that the developer of the former Lakeshore Athletic Club at 850 N Lake Shore Dr had secu ...
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