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Committees push Pilsen, Little Village preservation strategy, five-year housing plan

The ordinances were approved at City Council committee meetings

Charming Logan Square cottage asking $530K scores contract quickly

The handsomely renovated North Side home didn’t last long on the market.

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11 design Instagram accounts to follow right now

You can never follow enough cool accounts on Instagram, especially those unexpected gems that show you the designed world in fresh ways.

Aon observatory, Uptown Theatre rehab headed for key vote

The Plan Commission’s December agenda looks anything but boring.

Wicker Park Queen Anne with coal room converted to wine cellar asks $850K

The sweet home was built in 1888.

Inside the new Chestnut Row Homes, renting for $15K per month

The high-end rentals combine old-world craftsmanship with the latest modern conveniences.

Nerd out about the World’s Fair at Newberry Library’s symposium

Lectures and panels will discuss the art and culture of world fairs that took place in Chicago

Why do all new apartment buildings look the same?

The bland, boxy apartment boom is a design issue, and a housing policy problem

Bronzeville’s Art Deco public library opens after renovation

The Chicago Bee building’s terracotta facade was repaired and a two-floor gut rehab was completed

Tour Mies van der Rohe’s Farnsworth House in all its winter glory

For the first time, visitors can experience the property’s wintertime landscape through the modernist home’s glass walls.

11 skyscrapers that will transform Chicago’s skyline

Meet the next generation of supertall buildings.

136-year-old River North condo with original details lists for $450,000

Two wood burning fireplaces, stained glass windows, and a charming staircase

A closer look at Gr333n’s mesmerizing ‘kinetic wall’ parking garage

The upcoming Fulton Market tower will be wrapped in nearly 100,000 flappers that flutter in the breeze.

Use Divvy bikes through Lyft app soon

Lyft could also bring scooters and electric bikes

Salesforce signs big lease in tallest Wolf Point tower

With the software giant on board, "Salesforce Tower Chicago" is on track to break ground in early 2020.

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Double Door finds Uptown home in historic Wilson Avenue Theater

The indie music venue makes a move up north from Wicker Park

10 perfect holiday gifts by Chicago makers

From Midwest-inspired ceramics to neighborhood illustrations and artistic throws.

Indie music venues ask city to slow Lincoln Yards, create ‘Night Mayor’ position

CIVL responds to Sterling Bay’s lack of transparency with a list of recommendations

Lincoln Yards developer presents new details to skeptical residents

Neighbors asked about open space, density and transit

Built in 1908, Bucktown penthouse with vaulted ceilings, modern update asks 940K

This penthouse is also a fully connected smart home

Inside One Bennett Park, architect Robert Stern’s first Chicago high-rise

Rents in the new Streeterville tower range from $3,705 to $18,500 per month.

TOD proposed for lot across from Jefferson Park Transit Center

The 31-unit project could break ground as early as next spring.

Design-focused gallery opens underground in downtown’s Pedway

The commuter’s tunnel will get lively installations

‘Hamilton’ exhibition breaks ground at Northerly Island

The immersive, 27,000-square-foot exhibit will open on Chicago’s lakefront next spring.

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16 downtown hotels packed with Chicago history

From boutique mansions to historic renovations

New looks at NEMA Chicago, the city’s tallest rental building

Here’s a first peek at the 893-foot South Loop skyscraper’s interiors.

Relive snow-swept 1920’s Chicago in these 10 photos

Will the city ever see this much snow again?

Here’s what $3,500 rents in Chicago right now

See rentals in River North, Wicker Park, and Lincoln Park.

Apartments, offices head to 100-year-old building next to Lincoln Yards

Anticipating a construction boom across the street, the adaptive reuse project is racing toward a summer completion date

Stylish East Hyde Park two-bedroom with a views of the lake seeks $275K

The 21st-floor residence offers ample natural light and some handsome 1920s-era details.

Lincoln Yards proposal revised before community meeting

Developer Sterling Bay has lowered skyscrapers and added more open space to its massive North Branch campus.

Edgewater Medical Center demo is ‘almost 300 days’ behind schedule

The alderman says complaints from neighbors are primarily to blame for the the delay.

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33 amazing Chicago furniture and interior design stores

Find midcentury modern, vintage and designer pieces

14 photos that capture Chicago’s first big snow

One of the worst winter storms came early this year

$50M listing pulled off the market in Lincoln Park

After two years and no takers, Chicago’s most expensive home is no longer for sale.

Keck-designed home with retractable roof fetches $1.18M

The unique midcentury modern residence was built by noted architect brothers William and George Fred Keck in 1962.

Find street spaces in real time with new parking app

Save time and money—and avoid tickets—with the SpotAngels app.

Thompson Center sale postponed through next year

The threatened postmodern structure is sticking around for a little longer, according to a State of Illinois report.