Construction permits have been issued for two adjacent residential buildings located 6335-37 S Ellis Avenue in Woodlawn. The owner, filed under Jack Properties LLC, is planning for each of the three-story buildings to house three units and be accompanied by a three-car concrete parking pad in the rear. Currently the overall site is occupied by a vacant lot.
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The residential complex known as Elm 551 is nearing exterior completion at 551 W Elm Street in Near North Side. Developed by Holsten Real Estate, the project comprises of a seven-story residential building, as well as a pair of three-story townhome buildings. The mixed-income development will house 102 units and is part of a larger redevelopment scheme known as Parkside of Old Town.
Construction permits have been issued for a four-story residential building located at 3348 N Ashland Avenue in Lake View. The owner, filed under Kyle Nikolich, is planning four units, a rooftop deck, a two-car garage, and additional outdoor parking stalls. The project will replace a 3.5-story frame structure with a masonry base.
Final exterior touches remain near the base of St. Regis Chicago (formerly Vista Tower), a 101-story mixed-use skyscraper at 375 E Wacker Drive in Lakeshore East. Developed by Magellan Group, the tower reaches 1,191 feet in height, claiming the second spot in Chicago YIMBY’s end-of-year countdown and garnering “supertall” status at over 984 feet.
The Zoning Board of Appeals has approved a new ordinance clearing the way for a four-story mixed-use building at 2024 W Irving Park Road in North Center. The owner Sewickley, LLC is planning for ground-floor retail with 12 condominium units above.