Watch This Space: Another Surface Lot Goes Bye Bye
Aug10

Watch This Space: Another Surface Lot Goes Bye Bye

We’re always happy to report when a surface parking lot gets its walking papers.  The latest lot soon-to-be rent from Chicago’s urban fabric is at 905 North Orleans Street.  That’s where Ascend Real Estate Group has been given the green light from the city for its less-than-imaginatively-named 905 Orleans building. The 18-story apartment block was designed by FitzGerald Associates. When complete, it will have 202...

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Driehaus To Receive AIA Chicago 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award
Aug10

Driehaus To Receive AIA Chicago 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award

Richard H. Driehaus, founder of Chicago-based Driehaus Capital Management, will receive AIA Chicago’s 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award. Driehaus will be honored by AIA Chicago during the annual Designight Design Excellence Awards on Oct. 23 at the Navy Pier Grand Ballroom. Driehaus has been associated with preservation and classical principles in planning and architecture. According to AIA Chicago, his sponsorship and philanthropy have...

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