South Loop’s Newest Hotel Gets The Green
Jul18

South Loop’s Newest Hotel Gets The Green

The newest hotel project to plant roots in Chicago’s South Loop has been given the green light to go full-throttle. 1101 South Wabash Avenue was once the home of one of those weird one-story, pee-stained, hoboriffic parking garages leftover from yesteryear that still dot downtown Chicago.  Demolition of that garage was completed in February of 2016, and then in December of that year, ground was broken on a new Hilton Homewood...

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New Hotel Sammitch About to Rise in the South Loop
Dec19

New Hotel Sammitch About to Rise in the South Loop

Downtown Chicago is about to get another two-in-one hotel skyscraper. This one at 1101 South Wabash Avenue — the southeast corner of Wabash and 11th Street, right behind the Best Western Grant Park Hotel. We’re a little light on details about this new project, in large part because it avoided many of the pubic paperwork filings required for other new buildings. But what we know so far starts with the construction permit issued...

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