32 results for “bronzeville”
CRE N Illinois

On the corner: State & 35th

| Mfon Akpan

I used to skateboard a lot in the ‘90s. Many skaters and freestyle bikers met on the corner of State and Lake. Today, the Wit hotel is there, but back then, there was just a Dunkin’ Donuts and a Taco Bell.

Multifamily N Illinois

Dearborn Homes community in Chicago's Bronzeville set to go solar

In a first of its kind public and private sector innovation project for Chicago, the Dearborn Homes public housing development that serves more than 600 families in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood is producing renewable energy via private solar panels primarily on its rooftops. This solar installation completed this month supports ComEd’…

CRE N Illinois

Dawveed Scully appointed to Chicago mayoral transition team

SOM senior urban designer Dawveed Scully was appointed to City of Chicago Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot's transition team. Scully was appointed to the business, economy and neighborhood development committee, alongside leaders from institutions and organizations from across Chicago. The committee will play a vital role in shaping key objective…

CRE N Illinois

Metal Construction Association honors two Chicago projects

The Metal Construction Association (MCA) acknowledged the IBEW Local 134 Headquarters/Union Hall and the Eleanor Boathouse, both located in Chicago, with the 2018 Chairman's Award. The IBEW Union Hall won in Commercial/Industrial category and Eleanor Boathouse won in the Municipal category.

Multifamily N Illinois

275-unit South Loop multifamily project breaks ground

Draper and Kramer, Incorporated announced that it has started construction on 2111 S. Wabash Avenue, a 24-story, 275-unit building in the McCormick Square area of Chicago’s South Loop. Located less than one block from the CTA’s Cermak/McCormick Place Green Line station, the transit-oriented development will offer residents a convenient loca…

CRE N Illinois

Related Midwest unwraps plans for The 78 along the Chicago River

| Matt Baker

Related Midwest has finally taken the cover off of The 78, so named because the Chicago-based developer envisions it to be the city’s 78th neighborhood. At 62 acres, the site along the South Branch of the Chicago River could very well be that, as it also unites near-south communities with the Loop.

Finance Midwest

Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame: Forrest Bailey

Each year, Midwest Real Estate News inducts the most successful commercial real estate pros in its Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame. This year, we are running those profiles online, too, so that you can learn what it takes to be a top CRE pro. Today, we are showcasing the career of Forrest Bailey, president and chief executive of…

CRE N Illinois

Mel Bifsha joins First Western Properties

Chicago-based First Western Properties, Inc. has added Mel Bifsha as a multifamily broker. In his new role, he will focus on up-and-coming areas such as the Pilsen, Humboldt Park, Little Village, Bronzeville and Bridgeport neighborhoods of Chicago.