Milwaukee, United States

Milwaukee Facts

150m+ Buildings 3 Completed
Tallest Building U.S. Bank Center (183 m)
Global Ranking #152 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #34 in North America by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #28 in USA by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building U.S. Bank Center (1973)
Average Building Age 25 years
Most Common Function Office, 100%
Most Common Material Steel, 50%

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings.

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   U.S. Bank Center 1973 183 m
2   Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons 2017 169 m
3   100 East Wisconsin 1989 151 m
4   University Club Tower 2007 136 m
5   Milwaukee Center 1988 130 m
6   411 East Wisconsin Center 1985 124 m
7   7Seventy7 2018 118 m
8   Kilbourn Tower 2005 116 m
9   Northwestern Mutual Tower 1990 106 m
10   The Moderne 2013 106 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.
1   The Couture 2020 155 m
2   1550 North Prospect Avenue 2020 92 m
3   Ascent 2020 73 m
4   Portfolio 2019 -
5   St. John`s on the Lake Tower 2 2020 -
6   Scottish Rite Temple Redevelopment 2019 -
7   107-115 East Wells Street - -
  Proposed
1   U.S. Bank Center 1973 183 m
2   Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons 2017 169 m
3   The Couture 2020 155 m
4   100 East Wisconsin 1989 151 m
5   University Club Tower 2007 136 m
6   Milwaukee Center 1988 130 m
7   411 East Wisconsin Center 1985 124 m
8   7Seventy7 2018 118 m
9   Kilbourn Tower 2005 116 m
10   Northwestern Mutual Tower 1990 106 m

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Global News

Financing Hurdle Overcome for The Couture, Milwaukee
7 Dec 2018 – A 44-story lakefront tower in Milwaukee secured…

Milwaukee’s East Town to See 21-Story Timber Composite Building
10 Oct 2018 – Plans for a 21-story timber-composite apartment…

Milwaukee's Potawatomi Casino Tops Off New Hotel Tower
23 Aug 2018 – The second hotel tower at the Potawatomi Hotel &…

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Financing Hurdle Overcome for The Couture, Milwaukee
7 Dec 2018
A 44-story lakefront tower in Milwaukee secured preliminary approval for part of its $120 million financing package, allowing it to move forward. Remaining work needed…
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Milwaukee’s East Town to See 21-Story Timber Composite Building
10 Oct 2018
Plans for a 21-story timber-composite apartment building slated for Milwaukee’s East Town neighborhood have been released. The 38,090-square-meter tower will contain 201…
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Milwaukee's Potawatomi Casino Tops Off New Hotel Tower
23 Aug 2018
The second hotel tower at the Potawatomi Hotel & Casino has topped out, and the new addition will rise 19 stories and add 119 rooms. The Milwaukee-based venture is also…
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Delayed Couture High-Rise on Milwaukee’s Lakefront to Break Ground by October
13 Apr 2018
The long-delayed Couture apartment high-rise planned for downtown Milwaukee's lakefront is expected to begin construction by October 2018. The 44-story, 154.5-meter tower…
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A Historic Milwaukee Freemason Building Gets a Second Life as a Hotel
22 Feb 2018
A historic Freemason center in Milwaukee is undergoing a $60 million renovation that will see the three-story building add a 14-story hotel tower on top of its roof. The…
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Jon Pickard Details Milwaukee Tower’s Gestation
1 Oct 2013
Following the announcement of the latest Pickard Chilton-designed tower, to be built in Milwaukee, The Wall Street Journal released an interview with co-founding…
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City Provides Major Funding for Northwestern Mutual Tower
25 Sep 2013
Plans for Milwaukee's tallest new office building in decades, a $450 million, 32-story office tower, have been revealed by Northwestern Mutual Life (NML). At 1.11 million…

Research Papers

Megacities: Setting the Scene
Oct 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue IV

From Eyesore to Urban Asset: The Transformation of Abandoned Railroad Structures in American Cities
May 2011 – CTBUH Journal, 2011 Issue II