The City of Chicago’s INVEST South/West initiative has selected the Evergreen Imagine Proposal for the Auburn Gresham RFP site. Located in Auburn Gresham, the lot is currently a vacant parcel addressed at 838 W 79th Street. Evergreen Real Estate Group and Imagine Group are the developers behind the proposal.
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Construction has broken ground on Schiller Place Apartments in the Near North Side. The three-building residential complex will span a narrow site between N Halsted Street and N Ogden Avenue, and will be addressed at 711 W Schiller Street, 731 W Schiller Street, and 749 W Schiller Street. Evergreen Real Estate Group and Structured Development are the developers behind the project.
Construction permits have been issued for three four-story buildings to be built on a narrow plot between 711 and 749 W Schiller Avenue, located in Near North Side. The owner, filed under Schiller Place LP, plans 16 apartments and nine outdoor parking spaces for each structure. A recent zoning ordinance also shows that 50 percent of the units will qualify under Chicago Housing Authority rental assistance, 20 percent for affordable housing, and an additional 10 percent qualifying for Section 811. The remaining units will be market rate.
Construction has reached the fifth and final floor at Rauner Family Veteran Studios, located at 2908 W Roosevelt Road in North Lawndale. Spearheaded by A Safe Haven Foundation in partnership with KMA Companies and the City of Chicago, the residential development will contain 90 efficiency residences primarily designated for veterans.