Demolition permits were issued last month clearing the way for a 21-story hotel at 800 W Lake Street, located near the heart of the booming Fulton Market neighborhood. The new structure will rise to 265 feet at its roof, replacing three low-rise masonry buildings and parking lot space. Planned by North Park Ventures, the yet-to-be-named hotel will provide space for 476 rooms, as well as ground-floor commercial space.
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Grade level work continues for a six-story condominium building that will be the fourth in a five-building complex known as West Loop Collection. Developed by POGN Development and located just outside of Greektown, the project will provide a total of 40 units. The official addresses lie at 210-240 S Green Street.
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.
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.