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A look inside the West Loop’s new bow-truss library

New meets old in the SOM-designed civic space.

Winter storm watch begins Friday, forecasts say 4 to 8 inches of snow

Snowfall will begin Friday afternoon

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‘Hottest affordable’ neighborhood nationwide is McKinley Park, Redfin says

Average sale prices for homes are about $270K

Own this contemporary Wright-inspired mansion southwest of Chicago for $1.75M

The suburban Burr Ridge home is a modern-day homage to the famous architect’s iconic Prairie School style.

The myth of ‘We don’t build houses like we used to’

The common lament misses crucial context about the style trends and building materials of the past.

Glassy 29-story apartment tower headed to Printer’s Row

CMK Companies has big plans for the former Palmer Printing property at 717 S. Clark Street.

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27 iconic Chicago buildings that everyone should know

Famous neighborhood architecture from Pullman to Edgewater that showcase the city’s history

13-story Fulton Market office project to break ground soon

The project headed to 310 N. Sangamon Street will count on its green features to stand out from the crowd.

In coworking era, pricey urban real estate does double duty

Restaurants-turned-offices, pop-up retail, and shared kitchens underscore demand for flexible space.

Chicago’s cultural history, ambitious ideas covered in new book

Former Chicago magazine editor Whet Moser guides readers through our one-of-a-kind city

Lake Forest ranch with glass walls and vaulted ceilings asks $975K

The midcentury modern home was an early contemporary work by architect Charles Page.

Revised Lincoln Yards plan drops stadium for more park space, roads, and buildings

Sterling Bay continues to tweak the massive North Branch project as its races towards a key zoning vote next week.

Connect to free Wi-Fi at Clark and Lake, more Blue Line stations soon

It’ll be fast enough to download media.

Alderman shoots down new CTA station at 15th and Clark

The proposed Red Line stop will be moved inside the boundaries of Related Midwest’s 62-acre development.

More tourists visited Chicago than ever in 2018

2 million additional visitors set a record last year

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Curbed Chicago Pocket Guide: 26 things to do this winter

These are the places that you must visit in Chicago right now—new classics, old favorites, and other essential sites.

22-story tower planned for narrow Gold Coast site

The proposed high-rise would contain just 12 residential units.

Chatham’s Whitney Young Library completes $12 million rehab and expansion

The state-of-the-art public building will serve as an important amenity for the South Side community.

Evanston officials vote against 13-story office tower

The downtown project faces an uncertain future.

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CTA completes $43M Garfield Green Line station overhaul

The project includes new public art and a community space inside the stop’s decommissioned 1892 station house.

Glass house by Mies van der Rohe student returns seeking $550K

The suburban Chicago home was designed as the personal residence of architect Harry "Deever" Rockwell.

Lincoln Yards slated key zoning vote later this month

The polarizing North Side megaproject could go before the Chicago Plan Commission on January 24.

Inside 727 West Madison: The West Loop’s new tallest tower

The 492-unit skyscraper welcomed its first residents late last month.

Large 3BR Humboldt Park condo with industrial decor asks $300K

The owner crafted a vanity from reclaimed wood

New interior renderings show sporty amenities at NEMA Chicago

The skyline-changing tower is pre-leasing now and will welcome residents this spring.

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16 downtown hotels packed with Chicago history

From boutique mansions to historic renovations

Mega Mall redevelopment scores full construction permit

The mixed-use "Logan’s Crossing" project will rise seven stories above Milwaukee Avenue.

Alderman rejects Lincoln Yards entertainment district, soccer stadium

No Live Nation or United Soccer League.

Neighbors don’t want a Lincoln Yards soccer stadium, survey says

More than half of the 870 survey takers don’t approve.

Giant beach-themed ball pit heads to Navy Pier

This is one Chicago "beach" worth visiting in January.

New Mag Mile mural depicts a surreal escape to ‘another world’

The striking installation by Spanish artist Ignasi Monreal blends medieval and modern motifs.

Look out for the No Pants Subway Ride on the Red Line

The 18th annual event from Improv Everywhere returns on Sunday.

Digital screens debut on select CTA buses

The transit agency wants to create a seamless travel experience.

CTA completes $280 million 95th Street terminal overhaul

The Far South Side project is the CTA’s most expensive station to date.

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33 amazing Chicago furniture and interior design stores

Find midcentury modern, vintage and designer pieces

Midcentury estate with stunning enclosed courtyard asks $2M

The Lake Forest home is a rare design by late architect George Scott Hodgkins.

Essex on the Park apartment tower starts leasing ahead of spring open

Check out new renderings of the South Loop tower’s interior.

14-story office project clear to rise along Fulton Market’s western edge

The development is one of two West Loop projects to be awarded construction permits this week.