Archive for Chicago Condo

Celebrity Real Estate: Miami Heat Assistant Coach Juwan Howard Asks $3M for Three Bedroom Trump Tower Condo

Former NBA power forward and current Miami Heat assistant coach Juwan Howard has listed his 3,000 square foot unit at the Trump Tower for just under three million big ones. Although the Trump Tower is one of Chicago’s greatest contemporary structures, the interior decor of Howard’s place is almost reminiscent of a suburban castle. Either [Read More]

January 01, 2015 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Celebrity Real Estate: Miami Heat Assistant Coach Juwan Howard Asks $3M for Three Bedroom Trump Tower Condo | Categories: Chicago Condo, Chicago Real Estate News, Condos

Hotel Boom Town: London Guarantee Hotel Renovation Now Has a $66M Price Tag

A recent permit issued for renovation work at the London Guarantee Building at 360 North Michigan Avenue places a $66 million price tag on the transformation of the 23-story historic building. Oxford Capital’s plans for one of the original Michigan Avenue Bridge anchors, a Beaux Arts beauty by Alfred Alschuler, includes retail and a lifestyle [Read More]

December 31, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Hotel Boom Town: London Guarantee Hotel Renovation Now Has a $66M Price Tag | Categories: Chicago Condo, Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Locations

A Park is More than a Playground: Interview with Chicago Park Supervisor Rilan Betts

“A park is only as strong as the people that surround the park.” Sometimes people forget about the important relationships parks play within a community. Rilan Betts (left) is one of the youngest park supervisors in Chicago, and he is on mission to add some flavor within the traditional park model starting with the historical Jackie Robinson Park. But where [Read More]

December 29, 2014 | Author: admin | Comments: Comments Off on A Park is More than a Playground: Interview with Chicago Park Supervisor Rilan Betts | Categories: Chicago Condo, Chicago Real Estate News, Community Service, Cook County, Events, Locations

New to Market: Large 78th Floor Three Bedroom Aqua Tower Unit Seeks $3.9M

Located on the 78th floor of Jeanne Gang’s award winning Aqua, this large 3,300 square foot unit offers north, south and east views. And beyond the sweet views and star architect design, the place looks really quite snazzy as well and has access to “ALL AQUA AMENITIES AND LSE LIFESTYLE!!!” the broker babble states. While [Read More]

December 28, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on New to Market: Large 78th Floor Three Bedroom Aqua Tower Unit Seeks $3.9M | Categories: Chicago Condo, Chicago Real Estate News, Condos, Cook County, Locations

Fun With Urban Planning: Big Data’s Colorful History in Chicago Urban Planning

What would Daniel Burnham do with Google Maps? During a Lunch Talks lecture at the Chicago Architecture Foundation last week, architectural historian and architect Jen Masengarb used questions like that as a starting point to examine the ways Big Data was a big deal in Chicago urban planning long before the advent of spreadsheets and [Read More]

December 23, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Fun With Urban Planning: Big Data’s Colorful History in Chicago Urban Planning | Categories: Chicago Condo, Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Locations

Curbed Cup 2014: Here They Are, Your First Round Curbed Cup Winners!

After a week of stiff competitions, we now have our second round contenders for the prestigious Curbed Cup. The highlights of this week’s Curbed Cup includes the dramatic battle between Andersonville and Logan Square and the eliminations of the South Loop and West Loop. Despite having received heaps of nominations and calls to arms in [Read More]

December 22, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Curbed Cup 2014: Here They Are, Your First Round Curbed Cup Winners! | Categories: Chicago Condo, Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Locations

Under $400K Club: Nautical Themed 1-Bed Unit at Lake Point Tower Asks $399K

Ever dream of owning a place in Lake Point Tower? Ever dream of decking your space out with nautical trinkets and chachkies? If you answered “yes” to both of these questions, then this one bedroom, 1,050 square foot condo may be exactly what you’re looking for. There’s must be something about Lake Point Tower that [Read More]

December 21, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Under $400K Club: Nautical Themed 1-Bed Unit at Lake Point Tower Asks $399K | Categories: Chicago Condo, Chicago Real Estate News, Condos, Cook County, Locations