After over a century of being cut off from Lake Michigan, the southeast side is gearing up for the newest, largest development project in years in the sleepy, working-class neighborhood of South Chicago.
Aug 8, 2006 Crain's Chicago Business
A zoning rewrite will impose tougher restrictions on downtown parking in Chicago.
Aug 26, 2003 Crain's Chicago Business
Residence hall blends modernity, ammenities, site appropriateness at the Illinois Institute of Technology
Jul 23, 2003 Crain's Chicago Business
If affordable housing is the goal, get rid of inclusionary zoning requirements.
Oct 1, 2002 Crain's Chicago Business
Nearly 3% of Chicago's land is designated as tax-increment financing (TIF) districts. Now, four years later, has it worked?
Jul 27, 2002 Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago reveals the first draft of their plan for Chicago's core -- the city is to become the greenest city in the U.S.
Jul 3, 2002 Crain's Chicago Business
A Chicago marketing executive plans to build 80 residential "homes" in a 40-story high rise -- doggie corridors and all.
Jul 2, 2002 Crain's Chicago Business
Michael Suhadolnik fills a void by building low-cost, energy effiencient housing with New Urbanism style.
May 7, 2002 Crain's Chicago Business
Despite protests from building owners, the Chicago City Council designated a portion of South Michigan Avenue a landmark district.
Mar 1, 2002 Crain's Chicago Business
A lawsuit alleges that McHenry County, Illinois imposed illegal school impact fees on homebuilders for over ten years.
Jan 5, 2002 Crain's Chicago Business