Lend Lease and CMK Plow Ahead With Ambitious 5-Tower South Loop Plan
Jun18

Lend Lease and CMK Plow Ahead With Ambitious 5-Tower South Loop Plan

These two move fast. This is the second time we’re starting an article about Lend Lease and CMK with “Just days after announcing…”  So, here we go: Just days after announcing an architect Ralph Johnson had been picked for the South Loop mixed use project known as River South (600 South Wells Street), the Anglo-Aussie combine has filed paperwork with the city to actually make it happen. The project will be...

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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the Wanda Vista Tower
Jun18

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the Wanda Vista Tower

Where do we even begin with this one? The Wanda Vista Tower is official.  Not that the 1,151-foot-tall supertower planned for 381 East Wacker Drive wasn’t official when Wang Jianlin, the richest man in China, ballyhooed her into existence almost a year ago.  Or when 42nd Ward Alderman Brendan Reilly held a public meeting about her two months ago.  But the kind of official we like — in black and white paperwork, stacked high, in...

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