Construction Update
The Coast

The Coast under construction

The Coast under construction

Magellan Development’s latest water-named tower is progressing nicely.  The Coast (345 East Wacker Drive) is going up in Lakeshore East, obliterating the lake and city views of thousands of people in the Swissôtel, The Tides, The Shoreham, and Aqua.

Drawing of The Coast

Image courtesy of Brininstool, Kerwin and Lynch

The Coast is a 45-story apartment tower, and just the latest piece of a massive puzzle transforming a former urban golf course into a vibrant community.  You can read a lot more about this building in our previous coverage:


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