65 results for “Old Post Office”
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On the Corner: North & Clark

| Michael H. Zaransky

As a very young child, I remember going to the Plaza Hotel on the corner of Clark and North because my dad’s office was there. In fact, when my parents were first married in 1948, they lived in the hotel because my grandfather—my mom’s dad—owned the building. Eventually, my dad operated it for the family.

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PepsiCo confirms relocation to Chicago's Old Post Office

PepsiCo confirmed earlier reports that it will move its Chicago office to the Old Post Office building. Located at 433 W. Van Buren Street, the redeveloped property will serve as the headquarters for its sports drink, juice and Quaker Foods portfolios—including the Gatorade, Tropicana and Quaker Oats brands—as well as PepsiCo Beverages’ Nor…

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Chicago a top target for tech expansion

| Matt Baker

In the past year, technology firms accounted for more than 4 million square feet of occupancy in the Chicago CBD. With new tech job creation happening every year, the city is fast becoming a hub for West Coast firms seeking cheaper space.

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Turning the modern office on its side

| Matt Baker

For 25 years, Chicago was home to the world’s tallest building. Bigger is still better for today’s office tenants—just not necessarily taller. Looking to offer the large floor plates that users crave, one megadevelopment will incorporate something unique to the city: the sidescraper.

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First look: The Post Office unpackaged

| Matt Baker

For over 20 years, it sat vacant and imposing, overlooking the westerly approach to Downtown Chicago. Now the Old Post Office is nearly ready to welcome its first office tenants to an adaptive reuse that has implications beyond the building’s footprint.

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Uber confirms 450,000-SF office lease at Old Post Office

Rideshare firm Uber has confirmed earlier reports and will lease 450,000 square feet in Chicago’s Old Post Office. It’s the largest of numerous leases in the redeveloping property and will be the tech firm’s biggest office outside of its San Francisco headquarters. Uber plans to move in by January 2020.

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Q&A with Joe Antunovich

| Matt Baker

Joseph M. Antunovich, FAIA, the founder and president of Antunovich Associates, has had a long career designing ground-up buildings, master planning communities and preserving historic structures. But he’s more focused on the work at hand and what’s coming down the road than past projects.