This month, the Plan Commission will review an ambitious project led by VISTA Property Group, designed to significantly reshape the West Loop’s Fulton Market in the form of three mixed-use towers. Gensler is behind the design for this major new development, which will be divided into two separate phases.
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Plans have been unveiled for a new mixed-use development in the Irving Park neighborhood. The project, located at 2907 W Irving Park Road, plans for a seven-story structure occupying an approximately 62,000-square-foot site and housing 45 affordable residential units.
A construction permit has been approved for a new transit development at 611 W 79th Street, in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood. The project, owned by Metra, involves constructing a new two-story Metra station that will integrate with the Rock Island Line.
The Saint Grand, a 22-story mixed-use development at 535 N St Clair Street in Streeterville, has reached its full height of 238 feet. This collaboration by Mavrek Development, GW Properties, Luxury Living, and Double Eagle Development will feature 248 apartment units, 45,000 square feet of office space, and 7,500 square feet of retail space.
Construction continues to progress for a three-story commercial building located at 151 N Michigan Avenue in New Eastside. This project is a direct addition to the Millennium Park Plaza apartment complex adjacently north, and has been developed by BJB Partners. The development resides at intersection of Michigan & Randolph, formerly home to a single-story restaurant.