CTBUH Silver Member

Magellan Development Group

About

Member Since: 2010

Member Offices: Chicago

Website: http://www.magellandevelopment.com/

Magellan Development Group LLC has earned a reputation as a successful developer, judged not only by the financial performance of its projects, but in the esteem of its international investors, joint venture partners, lenders, renters, buyers, consultants, contractors, as well as government officials. Magellan is managed by experienced professionals - a team offering years of experience in every facet of property development, construction, management and marketing.

Since its inception in 1996, Magellan has developed 26 mostly mixed-use communities encompassing over 8,000 residential units, that in aggregate have generated over $5 billion in value. Magellan is perhaps best known for its Lakeshore East mixed-use development in downtown Chicago, Illinois.

Magellan’s success is a result of the company’s vision, the insistence on quality design, construction, and materials, and the choice of renowned architects, landscape designers and construction companies. Magellan continues to set new standards for neighborhoods, environmentally-sensitive residential buildings and individual unit design for the 21st century. It is a stunning new reality that has captured the imagination of residents.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Developer; Owner (Buildings, Land)

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2010

Member Offices

  • Chicago

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

St. Regis Chicago

362.9 m / 1,191 ft

2

Lakeshore East I Tower

289.6 m / 950 ft

3

Aqua at Lakeshore East

261.8 m / 859 ft

4

Grand Plaza Apartments

195.4 m / 641 ft

5

Cirrus

171.4 m / 562 ft

6

Park Millennium

165.9 m / 544 ft

7

300 NMA

157.6 m / 517 ft

8

One Superior Place

152.9 m / 502 ft

9

The Tides at Lakeshore East

152.4 m / 500 ft

10

Wolf Point West

147.8 m / 485 ft

Associated companies

Rank
Name
City
Height

1

St. Regis Chicago

Chicago

363 m

1,191 ft

2

Lakeshore East I Tower

Chicago

290 m

950 ft

3

375 East Wacker

Chicago

281 m

922 ft

4

Aqua at Lakeshore East

Chicago

262 m

859 ft

5

201 North Columbus

Chicago

196 m

642 ft

6

Grand Plaza Apartments

Chicago

195 m

641 ft

7

Cirrus

Chicago

171 m

562 ft

8

Park Millennium

Chicago

166 m

544 ft

9

300 NMA

Chicago

158 m

517 ft

10

501 Brazos Street

Austin

154 m

504 ft

11

One Superior Place

Chicago

153 m

502 ft

12

The Tides at Lakeshore East

Chicago

152 m

500 ft

13

Wolf Point West

Chicago

148 m

485 ft

14

The Regatta

Chicago

147 m

480 ft

15

Coast at Lakeshore East

Chicago

142 m

467 ft

16

The Residences at Grand Plaza

Chicago

140 m

458 ft

17

The Shoreham

Chicago

137 m

450 ft

18

The Gallery On Wells

Chicago

131 m

430 ft

19

Cascade

Chicago

123 m

403 ft

20

The Chandler

Chicago

119 m

389 ft

21

LPM Apartments

Minneapolis

114 m

374 ft

22

Exhibit on Superior

Chicago

109 m

357 ft

23

5th & Brazos

Austin

109 m

357 ft

24

Park Alexandria

Chicago

106 m

347 ft

25

SoBro

Nashville

105 m

345 ft

26

The Lancaster

Chicago

99 m

324 ft

27

Midtown Five

Miami

94 m

309 ft

28

Admiral's Point

Chicago

83 m

271 ft

29

2555 North Clark

Chicago

60 m

198 ft

30

193 North Columbus

Chicago

- m

- ft

CTBUH Initiatives Involving Magellan Development Group

“Living Tall” Asks: “What Will Make Tall Buildings More Livable?"

16 November 2017

The third installment of the CTBUH / Chicago Architecture Foundation’s (CAF) joint skyscraper lecture series brought together a diverse group of tall building experts.

Chicago Regional Tour

29–30 October 2015

CTBUH 2015 delegates toured Chicago and its architectural marvels. From recently constructed skyscrapers to the modern marvel of Willis Tower, which held the tallest title for 25 years.

Seven Cities Winter Spaces Walking Tour

29 January 2015

The new CTBUH Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee organized a highly successful Winter Spaces Walking Tour in seven cities around the world.

CTBUH Releases Tallest Buildings Completed in 2009

31 December 2009

Trump International Hotel & Tower named tallest building completed in 2009; Successful year for the American high-rise. Over half of all buildings 200m or taller completed in the past twelve months were located in Asia, with some 36% being in China alone.

Aqua Tour

21 October 2009

Close to 60 attendees of the 2009 CTBUH Chicago Conference began their conference experience with a two-hour technical tour of the recently completed Aqua Tower.

CTBUH Aqua Tower Tour

17 December 2008

CTBUH staff had the great opportunity to receive an educational tour of the Aqua Tower guided, by Jim Loewenberg of Magellan Development Group.