Archive for Apartments

Almost Sold Stuff: Loft Overlooking the Bloomingdale Trail Gets Contract in 2 Days

Consider lofts along the Bloomingdale Trail a hot commodity these days. Take for instance this 860 square foot one bedroom, one bathroom unit on Maplewood Avenue that only needed two days before scoring a contract. Though the unit itself is nothing particularly interesting, it does have access to a shared roof that offers pretty incredible [Read More]

December 10, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Almost Sold Stuff: Loft Overlooking the Bloomingdale Trail Gets Contract in 2 Days | Categories: Apartments, Chicago Real Estate News, Condos, Cook County, Locations

Not In My Backyard: Developer’s Apartment Plan Faces Tough West Loop Resistance

LG Development, who has been staying busy with new apartment projects in Wicker Park, is facing a large chorus of voices that oppose its plan to bring a new apartment project to the West Loop, DNAinfo reports. The development includes 205 apartment units and 144 parking spaces in the form of a wild tiered contemporary [Read More]

November 30, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Not In My Backyard: Developer’s Apartment Plan Faces Tough West Loop Resistance | Categories: Apartments, Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Locations

Ground Breaking: Construction of Block 37 Apartment Tower Officially Underway

Yesterday, reps from developer CIM Group along with Alderman Brendan Reilly and Mayor Rahm Emanuel officially “broke ground” on Block 37’s new apartment tower, which will fit right on top of the existing five story shopping center. By sheer numbers, the 34 story tower will become the largest apartment project in the Loop in decades [Read More]

October 30, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Ground Breaking: Construction of Block 37 Apartment Tower Officially Underway | Categories: Apartments, Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago

Development Update: Here’s What the Gateway’s Apartment Tower Will Look Like

Construction of the West Loop’s Gateway apartment tower is currently underway, but here is an updated look of what the Antunovich Associates designed building will look like when it is finished. Though the newer design does not represent a complete departure from its previous renderings, it does offer a lot more detail, and gives a [Read More]

October 27, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Development Update: Here’s What the Gateway’s Apartment Tower Will Look Like | Categories: Apartments, Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago

Construction Watch: Construction Underway for Block 37’s Apartment Tower

The Loop’s Block 37 shopping center will soon have an apartment tower planted on top of it, which will deliver nearly 700 residences to the heart of downtown Chicago. The 275,000 square foot downtown mall was hit hard by the recession, but the plan to bring apartments to the development was revived earlier this year. [Read More]

October 18, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Construction Watch: Construction Underway for Block 37’s Apartment Tower | Categories: Apartments, Chicago Real Estate News

Development Update: Major River West Apartment and Retail Project Moving Forward

A large apartment and retail project planned for the site of the former Gonnella Baking Company at 1001 W. Chicago Avenue is moving forward. This afternoon the Chicago Plan Commission approved Seattle-based Security Properties’ proposal to bring 360 apartment units and 35,000 square feet of retail space to the 1.8 acre property. In addition to [Read More]

October 17, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Development Update: Major River West Apartment and Retail Project Moving Forward | Categories: Apartments, Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago

Coming Attractions: Bronzeville’s Shops & Lofts at 47 Set to Open Tomorrow

A new $46 million retail and residential project in the heart of Bronzeville is scheduled to open tomorrow. Dubbed the Shops & Lofts at 47, the development has been in the works for nearly nine years, and will bring 96 mixed income units and 55,000 square feet of retail space, anchored by a Wal-Mart Neighborhood [Read More]

October 13, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Coming Attractions: Bronzeville’s Shops & Lofts at 47 Set to Open Tomorrow | Categories: Apartments, Chicago Real Estate News