New 1333 South Wabash Plan Is Bigger, Smaller, Wider, Less Shiny
Apr17

New 1333 South Wabash Plan Is Bigger, Smaller, Wider, Less Shiny

The new developers of the property at 1333 South Wabash have come up with a new proposal for what was approved by the city five years ago to be a 268-apartment skyscraper in the South Loop. The new plan increases the number of apartments to 307 units, but only increases the height of the tower six feet to about 276 feet tall. How does Brininstool+Lynch plan to accomplish this magic for the developer — the...

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Status Update: The Godfrey Chicago Hotel
Apr17

Status Update: The Godfrey Chicago Hotel

What once was an abandoned, half-finished Staybridge Suites hotel in River North is rapidly becoming The Godfrey (127 West Huron Street), an upscale hotel with ultralounge on the roof. We stopped by a couple of days ago and heard the music of construction equipment as 150 workers busy themselves at the site. You may remember this Valerio Dewalt Train-designed building as one of downtown Chicago’s victims of the economic...

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