Foundation permits were applied for the potential next phase of the Southbank development in the South Loop. Located at 648 S Wells Street, just south of the intersection with W Harrison Street, the new structure will come soon after the opening of The Reed nearby. The project is being led by developer Lendlease with architecture firm FitzGerald Associates working on its design.
A renovation project is underway at 6219 North Clark Street in Edgewater, where an existing second-floor storage area for the existing three-story, masonry, mixed-use condominium located at the address is being converted into a two-bedroom residential unit. This addition to the building was approved on January 16, and has a budget of $150,000.
Updated details were revealed for the mixed-use development dubbed ‘Old Town Canvas’ at 1610 N LaSalle Drive. Developer Fern Hill showed the new renderings at a community meeting earlier this week, with neighbors voicing their concerns. Local design firm GREC Architects is working on the tower which will replace the existing Walgreens on the corner with W North Avenue.
Final facade work is underway for a new mixed-use development at 4513 N Clark Street in Uptown. This new five-story project, known as Harmony Apartments, is replacing several one-story masonry commercial buildings. MCZ Development has planned a total of 56 units, with six being affordable. The residential section, positioned above 3,400 square feet of ground-floor retail space, will offer access to a rooftop deck and a resident amenity room.
A renovation project is underway at 4908 North Rockwell Street in Ravenswood, with the aim to modernize the existing three-story, three-unit brick residential building at the address. The project’s budget is $200,000. The owner of…