Very First Indication That the Holy Name Tower is On Its Way
Jul20

Very First Indication That the Holy Name Tower is On Its Way

We’ve been waiting for years for Holy Name Parish to do something tall and skyscraper-like with the surface parking lot it maintains across the street from its cathedral at 735 North State Street.  We thought it was most likely to come a few years ago when the cathedral suffered a series of unfortunate water and fire incidents with its roof.  But it wasn’t until just this past April that Crain’s Chicago Business...

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Holy Name Property Finally In Play
Apr05

Holy Name Property Finally In Play

We’ve been telling you for years that one of the hottest pieces of property in the city — one just begging to be developed — is the parking lot across the street from Holy Name Cathedral.  And with churches across Chicago unloading real estate left and right, it was only a matter of time before Holy Name Parish followed the lead of Old Saint Pat’s in the West Loop and Assumption Parish in River North and turned its parking...

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1000 South Clark is Officially a Thing
Mar19

1000 South Clark is Officially a Thing

Two weeks ago we took a bunch of disparate facts, laid them out on a table for you and with Judge Wopner’s certainty declared that the preponderance of the evidence pointed to the existence of a residential tower coming to 1000 South Clark Street. Now it’s official. Crain’s Chicago Business has spoken with Jim Letchinger of JDL development and confirmed that he is trying to put up a 469-apartment residential tower on...

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