$Half-Billion Willis Tower Expansion Imminent
Oct10

$Half-Billion Willis Tower Expansion Imminent

Chicago’s tallest building is about to get its biggest upgrade in years. The City has approved construction permits for a half-billion dollar reconstruction of the lower levels of Willis Tower (233 South Wacker Drive). ¬†Altogether, six floors of the building will be re-done, with half of those being below grade. ¬†The tower’s perimeter will be extended all the way out to the sidewalk, thanks to a three-story glass and steel...

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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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