A five-story residential development at 1613 W Belmont Avenue in Lake View has been granted a construction permit. The new development will host 11 residential units, each with ground floor balconies and additional balconies on the second through fourth floors, as well as a roof deck. An automatic sprinkler system and a rear wood fence are notable aspects of the construction, as outlined in the submitted plans. 1613 W Belmont LLC owns the project and will replace a one-story retail building.
Christopher G. Boehm of 360 Design Studio is the listed architect in the filing. The included description indicated a masonry construction. No visual renderings or detailed drawings are available online at this time.
Nearby bus transit includes Routes 9, X9, and 77 service at the intersection of Ashland & Belmont/Lincoln, a one-minute walk from the property. The nearest CTA Brown Line service can be found at Paulina Station, a seven-minute walk north.
Platinum Homes Development Co. is handling the construction as the general contractor. The project has a reported construction cost of $2,705,120. As of now, no anticipated completion date has been disclosed.