Tag: Sun-Times

The West Loop is in the news

The West Loop is in the news

Earlier this year we wondered whether the West Loop is the next hot neighborhood, and outlined some of the reasons it appeared poised for take-off ...
1225 Old Town honored as Development of the Year

1225 Old Town honored as Development of the Year

The Sun-Times 25th annual Chicago Commercial Real Estate Awards, billed as the "Oscars of the local industry," were announced at a dinner last Thu ...
Chatham “battered but vibrant,” per the New York Times

Chatham “battered but vibrant,” per the New York Times

The New York Times has taken a look, in print and in video, at Chatham, a neighborhood long considered by many to be the jewel of Chicago's South ...
A revised proposal for the Rosenwald Apartments

A revised proposal for the Rosenwald Apartments

Over at the Sun-Times David Roeder is reporting that a new proposal for the vacant, 5-story Rosenwald Apartments building at 47th and Michigan wil ...
Quote of the day – overbuilding, the story of Chicago

Quote of the day – overbuilding, the story of Chicago

You're more likely to hear a machine alderman criticize the mayor than you are to hear a major architect publicly criticize a major development pr ...
Plan Commission advances Atrium Village proposal

Plan Commission advances Atrium Village proposal

The Sun-Times' David Roeder is reporting that the Chicago Plan Commission has approved a proposal for the redevelopment of the 7-acre Atrium Villa ...
Today’s real estate must-read is David Roeder

Today’s real estate must-read is David Roeder

Yesterday we called attention to a truly awful piece piece by a Sun-Times columnist, so it's only fair to note that another Sun-Times columnist is ...
Sun-Times flaunts real estate tax ignorance

Sun-Times flaunts real estate tax ignorance

A hat tip to The Wall Street Journal for spotlighting the Sun-Times' publication of the most ignorant real estate rant in recent memory, by column ...
The Sun-Times begins a series on Chatham

The Sun-Times begins a series on Chatham

Several years ago Barry Pearce and I sat down with the late Dempsey Travis, one of Chicago's most accomplished citizens, for a wide-ranging discus ...
Seeking diversity? Skip Rogers Park and head for Skokie

Seeking diversity? Skip Rogers Park and head for Skokie

Rogers Parkers lean heavily on the diversity meme when they describe their community to outsiders. At RogersPark.com, for example, the About pag ...
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