Go Westerly, Young Man, Along Chicago’s Hipster Highway
Oct05

Go Westerly, Young Man, Along Chicago’s Hipster Highway

A lot of people are thinking about changing their ZIP Code these days.  If the zombie-resistant llama ranch in Idaho is beyond your price range, and you can’t bear to be outside the Blommer Chocolate sniff zone, then Fifield might have what you’re looking for. Westerly at 740 North Aberdeen (Courtesy of Fifield Cos.) Westerly is the name of the building that’s blown in to 740 North Aberdeen.  The 11-story apartment building has...

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New Streeterville Skyscraper to Scrape Sky, Fix Park [updated]
Jun10

New Streeterville Skyscraper to Scrape Sky, Fix Park [updated]

Like a good neighbor, the new Loews Chicago Hotel played host to the Streeterville community Tuesday evening to introduce the potential new kid on the block, Jupiter Realty Company’s 465 North Park Drive. Alderman Brendon Reilly (42nd) let the public in on the updated plan for the site (Not this one – those are the old plans), a 513-foot, 45-story tower at the corner of North Park Drive and East Illinois Street. The vision...

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