People and Projects Honored For Neighborhood Development
Mar08

People and Projects Honored For Neighborhood Development

The annual LISC Chicago’s Neighborhood Development Awards were recently handed out at ceremonies at McCormick Place.  The awards honor “the top real estate development and architectural design projects in the city’s neighborhoods.” It’s a good way to catch up on what’s been going on in the city’s outer neighborhoods, since so much media coverage of real estate development in the city is primarily...

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16-Story Addition Proposed for Wicker Park Low-Rise at Milwaukee and Division
Sep26

16-Story Addition Proposed for Wicker Park Low-Rise at Milwaukee and Division

One of the more interesting neighborhood transformations to watch over the last decade has been Noble Square.  The on-again, off-again gentrification has finally started to really take hold, and it’s exciting to sit in the weird little back room at the Starbucks on Division and watch the parade of new residents come through. One of the more successful developments has been 1624 West Division Street, just a few dozen feet over...

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