Three Building Plan Brings 600-Foot-Tall Skyscraper to Fulton Market
Jan13

Three Building Plan Brings 600-Foot-Tall Skyscraper to Fulton Market

When we first started this publication almost 20 years ago, 15 stories was considered to be a huge building for Fulton Market. Now, people don’t even notice when a 25-story tower goes up. But they will notice the newest skyscraper planned for what used to be Chicago’s meat packing district: a 50-story apartment/hotel block designed by Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture. January, 2022 drawing of 1200 West Fulton Market. The...

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The 1200 West Fulton Train Pulls Out, Leaves Station Behind
Dec31

The 1200 West Fulton Train Pulls Out, Leaves Station Behind

Plans for a rather visually complicated office building are advancing in Chicago’s West Town neighborhood.  Paperwork has been filed with the city for approval of a two-building complex at 1200 West Fulton Market. It’s actually just one building, with the eastern portion rising 14 stories, and the western portion reaching 18. December 2019 diagram of 1200 West Fulton Market A similar project was proposed for this location...

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What the 1200 Fulton Market Redevelopment Will Look Like
Mar17

What the 1200 Fulton Market Redevelopment Will Look Like

  Yesterday, Crain’s Chicago Business published an article about how a group of building owners are getting together to sell almost the entire 1200 block of West Fulton Market as a single piece of property.  As downtown Chicago fills up with more developments, large slices of land like this are becoming harder (read: more expensive) to find.  Which is why this particular proposal is noteworthy. So today we thought...

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