Sterling Bay’s Latest Skyscraper Gets Liked and Hearted by Plan Commission

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Chicago’s Affordable Housing Drought Finally Gets a Sip of Water

It’s not a secret that Chicago has an affordable housing problem. And while Chicago is not alone among large (and small) American cities in...

Construction About to Restart for 73-Story South Loop Skyscraper

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Suburban Light Show Lands in Chicago’s Gold Coast

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Big Deahl Starts Small, Breaking Ground on Two Residential Buildings

If you’re a devotee of Peet’s Coffee, you’ve probably seen the Big Deahl development developing for a while in the space between...

A Look at Where All That Adopt-a-Landmark Money Goes in Chicago

For the last five years, real estate developers in Chicago have been using a city program called Adopt-a-Landmark to get things out of City Hall, and...

Goettsch Goes Beast Mode at Lincoln Park Cat House

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Evanston’s Tallest Building Gets Spruced Up

With more people heading back to the office, a lot of them are noticing changes. Things like there seems to be an awful lot of parking available...

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  • A Short Tour of Chicagoland’s Ultimate Kitchen

  • New Video Shows Off Wolf Point West

  • Crane Video Shows Progress on United Center Expansion Project

  • More Details on What to Expect From One Bennett Park

  • Chicago Artist Does an Architecture and Video Game Mashup