Fulton West to Transform West Fulton Site
Apr06

Fulton West to Transform West Fulton Site

When is new construction not new construction? When someone sees fit to take an existing structure, and transform it into something new. Such is the case with Fulton West. Developer Sterling Bay is taking over an existing parking structure at 1330 West Fulton Street in West Town and turning it into a nine-story, 290,000-square-foot office building. Designed by Grant Uhlir, a principal and co[managing director at Gensler’s...

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Trading Parkas for Parks: Fullerton’s the Place to Go
Apr06

Trading Parkas for Parks: Fullerton’s the Place to Go

April showers have so far left us with little chance to shed winter’s garb and grab some vitamin D the old fashioned way.  But when it is time to trade North Face parkas for lying on the grass facing north in the park, Fullerton and the lakefront is the place to me. That’s where Walsh Construction has finished with a new erosion protection plan that also includes adding new parkland to Chicago’s Lake Michigan...

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Closing the Gap at The Parker Fulton Market
Apr06

Closing the Gap at The Parker Fulton Market

We’re only a matter of days away from seeing the final pieces of glass added to the upper floors at The Parker Fulton Market. Shapack Partners‘ 29-story apartment tower at 171 North Halsted Street broke ground in the West Loop back in Winter 2015. 14 months later, Focus Construction crews are just three floors away from sealing the whole thing off from the outside world. Designed by Chicago architecture firm Booth Hansen,...

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