New Apartment Block Will Be the Tallest in Union Park Area
Apr17

New Apartment Block Will Be the Tallest in Union Park Area

If you’re a fan of Union Park, or Randolph Street’s Restaurant Row, a new residential building called Lake+Ada might be a good fit for your lifestyle. Marquette Companies is putting up the new apartment building at 158 North Ada Street. That’s just half a block from Randolph Street and a block from the park. At ten stories, it will be the tallest building in the immediate area, with views in all directions since its...

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1333 South Wabash Catches, Passes Older Sibling Next Door
Apr08

1333 South Wabash Catches, Passes Older Sibling Next Door

It seems CMK Companies‘ rental tower at 1333 South Wabash Avenue never gave its next-door neighbor a chance to be the big kid on the block. No sooner was 1345 Wabash completed and taking on residents, 1333 Wabash was digging its own heels into the South Loop soil just a few feet to the north. And already, it’s grown taller. It’s even got some glass goin’ on already. 1333 Wabash is a Brininstool + Lynch design...

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As 1345 South Wabash Fills Up, 1333 Builds Up
Jan21

As 1345 South Wabash Fills Up, 1333 Builds Up

If you build it, they will come. So as long as you’re at it, you might as well build two of them. Which is precisely what’s happening in the South Loop. At 1333 South Wabash Avenue, One Triple Three is the second, larger tower from Chicago’s CMK Companies on the same block of South Wabash. Destined to rise 28 stories high, the Brininstool + Lynch design will bring 307 rental units, to include one-, two-, and...

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More Rental Units Coming to Milwaukee Avenue
Jan06

More Rental Units Coming to Milwaukee Avenue

Tuesday in this very space, we shared photos with you of the two towers that have just begun to take root in the 2200 block of North Milwaukee Avenue. But if you think two towers are plenty of activity for one block, you’d be mistaken. Just to the south, at 2211 North Milwaukee Avenue, Property Markets Group is busy erecting L, a 120-unit rental building designed by Chicago firm Brininstool + Lynch. If Arco/Murray National...

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Growth Spurt Shoots Catalyst to the Top, Attracts Spies
Nov07

Growth Spurt Shoots Catalyst to the Top, Attracts Spies

If you’ve been following the growth of The Catalyst apartment building (630 West Washington Street) in the West Loop, you may have noticed something — it’s really grown quite a lot in a very short amount of time. The Brininstool+Lynch-designed building had its ceremonial topping out today, complete with a lunchtime feast and prizes for the Lend Lease construction crew that’s making it happen. Catalyst’s...

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