TweetEcho: October 19-25, 2009

For those of you who don’t subscribe to our Twitter feed, here are the items we tweeted in the last week or so:

  1. The Jerusalem Post calls Chicago’s Spertus building the “Jewel of Michigan Avenue”:

  2. Apple spending $4 million to fix up the CTA’s North & Clybourn station:

  3. The Michael Kors Collection store at 900 North Michigan opens today.

  4. Lincoln Park’s Urban Fresh to close – Chicago Real Estate Daily

  5. A Near West Side condo built out of an elevator shaft is on the market:

  6. First look at the Michael Kors Collection window display:

  7. Spertus Institute gets LEED Silver. Trib article: CAI page:

  8. If Flavor Flav had a garage in Chicago, it might look like this:

  9. Women’s Wear Daily has noticed that Michigan Avenue is starting to resemble a suburban strip mall:

  10. First pic of the new Michigan Avenue Michael Kors Collection store:

  11. The Winthrop Club review on Monday, but you can see the pix now, including the floor-to-ceiling glass bathroom:

  12. PR folk – be sure to add to your press release list and we’ll come to your building openings, too!

  13. The Winthrop Club in Evanston has 200 bicycle parking spaces for 92 condos. No wonder it’s going for LEED Gold status.

  14. Just back from the media preview of the Winthrop Club – a 15-story condo building in the heart of Evanston. Full review with video Monday.

  15. Michigan Avenue Zara opens October 30.

  16. Private event at the new Victoria’s Secret today. Open to the public Thursday.

  17. Tuesday Trivia: Which Chicago Starbucks doesn’t use the official corporate Starbucks furniture? Answer:

  18. Foreclosure suit hits Block 37 – Chicago Real Estate Daily

  19. We love Chicago’s religious architecture. Check out St. Gertrude Church:

Author: Editor

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