South Loop is poised for another step in its southward density push following City Council approval of a new two-building affordable residential development.
Articles by Jack Crawford
A construction permit has been issued for a new residential development at 4228 S Langley Avenue in Bronzeville. The project entails a three-story, three-unit masonry building. The building’s design incorporates open rear steel decks, an egress stair, a concrete patio, and a three-vehicle private masonry garage. The project will occupy what was previously an empty lot, with ownership under Jack Properties LLC.
Final landscaping and metalwork are in progress at 1400 S Wabash Avenue. The 30-story, 350-foot tower, developed by Lendlease, will provide 299 rental units and ground-floor retail space to the South Loop neighborhood.
A permit has been issued for a three-story residential development at 333 W Garfield Boulevard in Englewood. Replacing an empty parcel, this new project is being developed by Cedric Whitten and is expected to yield three new units.
Initial facade pieces have been installed at the base of The Foglia Residences, a nine-story mixed-use development that is now topped out in the Illinois Medical District. Located at 1134 S Wood Street, this project is a collaboration between Brinshore Development and the Chicago Lighthouse, a non-profit organization serving the visually impaired, disabled, and veterans.