Groupon To Renew Lease And Expand In Former Montgomery Ward Building
Aug25

Groupon To Renew Lease And Expand In Former Montgomery Ward Building

In 1908 it was known as the Catalog House, and for many years, the former Montgomery Ward building at 600 W. Chicago churned out just that—catalogs. Since 2008, Groupon has used the space as its headquarters, through good times and some not so great. The daily deals behemoth apparently is having a good year, as it just renewed its lease. The terms also call for an expansion, and rooftop deck with a view of the skyline, according a...

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Dogs And Adaptive Re-Use In A Single Story? But Of Course!
Mar12

Dogs And Adaptive Re-Use In A Single Story? But Of Course!

It’s not often that you see a story about adaptive reuse architecture and dogs. Read on and you’ll see how they come together quite well. When Google began looking for a Midwest headquarters location, there was one condition on which they wouldn’t waver: the building had to be dog-friendly. Fortunately, the Fulton Market Cold Storage building—now reborn as 1K Fulton—will welcome canines with open arms. In late April, the Google troops...

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