Chicago

United States

25 January 2023

Multiple Hospitalized and One Fatality in Kenwood High-Rise Fire in Chicago

A large high-rise fire in Kenwood Wednesday, 25 January, 2023 killed one resident and sent eight others to the hospital. The fire was reported just...

13 January 2023

Residential Project Near South Shore Cultural Center Proposed in Chicago

A high-rise apartment building is being proposed for a vacant lot near the South Shore Cultural Center, a project that was called for in a...

03 January 2023

Developers Pitch Substantial Residential Conversions in Chicago

Some of Chicago's best-known developers are collectively pitching more than US$1.2 billion-worth of projects to turn outdated office buildings on and near LaSalle Street into...

23 December 2022

Trading Firms Adds Two Floors to Chicago Office

A proprietary trading firm is bulking up its office footprint in the Loop, belying a broader downtown space-shedding trend and securing a meaningful win for...

29 November 2022

Chicago Apartment Building Designed by Harry Weese Sells for US$10.5 million

A landmark 13-story building in Streeterville designed by Harry Weese that has gone from apartments to condos and back again has changed hands for US$10.5...

08 November 2022

Judge Rules Against Group Suing to Stop Presidential Center in Chicago

The long-waged fight by the group Protect Our Parks to halt construction of former President Barack Obama’s Jackson Park museum and campus has reached the...

28 October 2022

Residential 36-Story High-Rise Gets City Council Approval in Chicago.

A US$166 million, 35-story residential tower is coming to Greektown after getting City Council approval Wednesday. The high-rise at 301 S. Green St. will replace a...

24 October 2022

Trustee Gives US$121 Million to Expand University's Biomedical Research Center

Northwestern University Trustee Kimberly K. Querrey (’22, ’23 P) and the Louis Simpson Trust have made a new US$121 million gift to Northwestern to advance...

18 October 2022

Distressed Loop Building set for Apartment Conversion in Chicago

A New York real estate firm plans to turn part of a distressed office building in the northeast corner of the Loop into 144 apartments,...

10 October 2022

Landmark Building in Chicago is Up for Sale

The developer that transformed the landmark 17-story Chicago Motor Club building into a Hampton Inn is looking to sell. Chicago-based Murphy Development Group has hired...