Alta at K Station Gets Maple-Flavored
Dec21

Alta at K Station Gets Maple-Flavored

Ten months after selling the Echelon at K Station (353 North Desplaines Street), Fifield Companies has sold its sister project, Alta at K Station (555 West Kinzie Street) for $302 million. Echelon went for $298,000 per apartment.  Fifield did better with the two-tower Alta complex, getting $356,000 per apartment out of the Canadian company Morguard. This is Morguard’s first building in Chicago.  Its only other properties in the...

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Sibling Skyscrapers Split: Echelon Sold, Alta Alone
Feb02

Sibling Skyscrapers Split: Echelon Sold, Alta Alone

About ten months ago we mentioned that two neighboring downtown Chicago residential skyscrapers were for sale: Echelon at K Station (353 North Desplaines Street) and Alta at K Station (555 West Kinzie Street).   Echelon must be the cuter kid of the two because today it was sold, alone, to Crescent Heights in Miami for $104.5 million. Fifield Companies and Pacific Life unloaded the 350-unit building for around $300,000 an apartment.  ...

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Echelon and Alta at K Station For Sale

If you won the lottery last night, and aren’t sure what to do with all that money, I’ve got one word for you: “Skyscrapers.” The residential towers Alta at K Station (555 West Kinzie Street), and Echelon at K Station (353 North DesPlaines Street) are both for sale.  You can buy them as a pair, but Fifield Companies and Pacific Life are more than happy to break up the set. Read the full release from the...

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