More than 200 results for “River North”
Multifamily N Illinois

Not a passing craze: Deconversions still strong in Chicago

| Matt Baker

There were two major condo deconversion deals announced in Chicago at the close of 2018: Kiser Group’s deconversion of the 250-unit Flats on LaSalle and the sale of River City, the largest such deal for the market at 449 units. Since then, however, news of these condo-to-rental deals has been slow. Is this a sign that the trend itself is st…

Hospitality N Illinois

Construction wraps up on $67 million River North hotel project

Mortenson recently completed the newly opened 17-story, 206-room Home2 Suites by Hilton Chicago River North. Mortenson teamed up with lead developer and owner Akara Partners on the $67 million extended stay hotel, one of the few Home2 Suites by Hilton’s urban high-rise hotels, while also serving as the design-builder with Norr Architects.

CRE N Illinois

CRE taxes hit west side of downtown Chicago hardest

| Matt Baker

Mid-April may be tax season here in the U.S., but for owners and occupiers of CRE properties, taxes are never far from mind. While Chicago’s real estate taxes have risen drastically over the past five years, the largest burden has followed downtown demand, out to the western submarkets.

Retail N Illinois

REI opens along Chicago River

REI Lincoln Park celebrated the grand opening of its new riverfront location this past weekend. CallisonRTKL teamed with REI Co-op and R2 Companies on the new 40,000-square-foot store at North Kingsbury and West Eastman, on the banks of the North Branch Canal of the Chicago River.

Office N Illinois

WeWork expands again in Chicago with Loop, Fulton Market locations

WeWork is expanding its Chicago presence with a new 53,000-square-foot location at 1 South Dearborn and an approximately 140,000-square-foot space at 167 North Green Street. These will be the co-working outfit’s tenth and eleventh locations in Chicago, adding to the 930,000 square feet it currently occupies in River North, the Loop and Fult…