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Deliveries begin at Astoria Tower

Deliveries begin at Astoria Tower

Yesterday I visited Astoria Tower and talked with its new sales manager, Frankel & Giles Vice President Jim Psyhogios. In this video, shot from the ...
The Schoenhofen Brewery: a landmark in East Pilsen

The Schoenhofen Brewery: a landmark in East Pilsen

Occasionally a reader or agent ask whether we've heard any news about the Schoenhofen Brewery. The two buildings, which form a landmark district in ...
Steele on awards, loans, and appraisals at Woodlawn's Renaissance on Kimbark

Steele on awards, loans, and appraisals at Woodlawn's Renaissance on Kimbark

As I mentioned when posting the first of my new videos with @properties agent Hasani Steele, the Stonemason Group received a Good Neighbor Award (PD ...
Scenes from East Pilsen

Scenes from East Pilsen

Following his recent visit to East Pilsen, Joe pieced together a simple video featuring the neighborhood's industrial corridor on the banks of the Ch ...
Hyde Park and Chicago politics

Hyde Park and Chicago politics

Living next door to the president's Chicago home can be like living in a "circus," according to neighbor Bill Grimshaw, who is selling his Hyde Park ...
Union Row in East Pilsen

Union Row in East Pilsen

In Joe's recent visit to East Pilsen, he spent some time walking the immediate area around Union Row. Belgravia Group's townhome development on 16th ...
Suburban showcase: Kirk Homes subdivisions in Woodstock and Lakemoor

Suburban showcase: Kirk Homes subdivisions in Woodstock and Lakemoor

The Tribune reports this morning on the liquidation of suburban home builder Kirk Homes, which had attempted and failed to reorganize under Chapter ...
Making pre-construction sales in Woodlawn

Making pre-construction sales in Woodlawn

We don't hear many homebuilders boasting of their pre-construction sales these days -- especially not in neighborhoods like Woodlawn -- so it came a ...
Construction checkup: Parc Huron

Construction checkup: Parc Huron

There's quite a racket coming from the corner of Kingsbury and Erie Streets in River North, as a rotating fleet of cement mixers swarm around the co ...
Construction checkup: River North high-rises

Construction checkup: River North high-rises

I stopped by a cluster of River North developments this Friday to check up on the progress of their construction. From ground level The Elysian look ...
The Olympics and East Pilsen

The Olympics and East Pilsen

Every neighborhood expects to benefit from an Olympics boom should Chicago win its bid, it seems. In the second half of his chat with Joe Zekas, Eas ...
The changing scene in East Pilsen

The changing scene in East Pilsen

I met Cuahutémoc Morfin while walking the streets of East Pilsen. He's a 28-year resident of the area and a former and future candidate for alderman ...
Jefferson, Lumber and Cermak, in East Pilsen

Jefferson, Lumber and Cermak, in East Pilsen

One of my favorite Chicago intersections is Jefferson, Lumber and Cermak, in East Pilsen, just west of the Chicago River. The street names themselv ...
Erik's excursions: Uptown's Montrose Park

Erik's excursions: Uptown's Montrose Park

In our final installment of my Uptown walking tour, I head east on Montrose Avenue to Montrose Park. In stark contrast to the bustling and motoring ...
Revisiting Woodlawn's Renaissance on Kimbark with Hasani Steele

Revisiting Woodlawn's Renaissance on Kimbark with Hasani Steele

Stonemason Group received a Good Neighbor Award from the Chicago Association of Realtors earlier this year for its ongoing Renaissance on Kimbark pr ...
Obama's neighbor on Harold Washington

Obama's neighbor on Harold Washington

Harold Washington, Chicago's first African-American mayor, launched his mayoral campaign in Bill and Jacky Grimshaw's dining room. The Grimshaws' po ...
Erik's excursions: Uptown, pt. 4

Erik's excursions: Uptown, pt. 4

The beat goes on as I travel south down Sheridan Road, then over to Uptown's new development Wilson Yard on the corner of Broadway Street and Montro ...
CA23's local dance studio

CA23's local dance studio

Being in the West Loop, CA23's new condos at 23 N Aberdeen St have neighborhood amenities that more or less go without saying. Residents are blocks f ...
A glimpse of new homes from Navy Pier

A glimpse of new homes from Navy Pier

Surely you've heard some of the hoopla over Navy Pier's new AeroBalloon by now. My advice to anyone who wants to take a ride: Call ahead, because th ...
Erik's excursions: Walking Uptown, Part 3

Erik's excursions: Walking Uptown, Part 3

Ethiopian food, Red Line murals, the Aragon Ballroom, and the mosaic facade of Alternatives Youth and Family Center are featured in this installment ...
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