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Giant South Loop development would cap train tracks near Soldier Field

The 34-acre project will make its public debut in March.

Chicago’s priciest home returns seeking $45M

Lincoln Park’s massive Parrillo estate is back on the market after a $5M price chop.

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Here’s what $725K buys in Chicago right now

Check out properties in Avondale, River North, Bronzeville, and Wicker Park.

Two transit-oriented projects headed to the 606 trail

The Western Avenue developments will add 131 units along the border of Bucktown and Logan Square.

Iconic Palmer House lobby is getting restored to its former glory

Special attention will be paid to the room’s ceiling murals and oversized 24-karat gold candelabras.

Lincoln Yards TIF district clears key vote

The $900 million district will fund infrastructure improvements in and around the megadevelopment.

Judge upholds lawsuit challenging Obama Center

The ruling could spell trouble for the $500 million South Side development.

Lake Point Tower two-bedroom with midcentury vibes asks $979K

The views aren’t too bad either.

Venice Biennale exhibit ‘Dimensions of Citizenship’ heads to Chicago

Opening February 28, the installation explores the relationship between citizenship and design.

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26 things to do in Chicago this winter

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

Tribune Media looks to sell riverfront development site

The 30-acre "River District" project has zoning for more than a dozen mixed-use buildings.

Rainbow-colored Lincoln Park home asks $1.9M

Vintage details, pops of color, and painted wallpaper

Rafael Viñoly reveals inspiration behind new South Loop tower

Watch the famous architect sketch the 76-story NEMA Chicago tower by hand.

Thompson Center sale advances with Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s support

The state’s top official is committed to selling the controversial postmodern building.

New York’s rejection of Amazon could be a turning point for corporate welfare

Amazon’s HQ2 debacle is the latest sign that the public has gotten wise to corporate subsidies.

Phone chargers, photo booths, and healthy snacks coming to CTA

New vending machines aim to improve the rider experience and earn the CTA some extra cash.

Here’s what $2,000 rents in Chicago

Take a look at West Town, Streeterville, and Uptown

Chicago’s traffic was the third worst in the nation in 2018, says report

Local drivers wasted an average of 138 hours in traffic last year.

Humboldt Park’s ambitious homeless center opens in former screw factory

The modern center has apartments, a cafe, counseling, and workshops.

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The 26 best things to do in Chicago with kids

We searched the city to find the 26 best family-friendly activities in Chicago, from kid-centric theater productions to one of the world’s largest aquariums.

Sprawling South Loop penthouse with killer views lists for $3.4M

The art-filled home features leather floors, oxidized steel walls, and a glass solarium.

Rent control in Illinois? It’s getting more consideration

Lawmakers propose lifting the ban and laying groundwork for rent control.

Fresh looks at the luxury apartments replacing Logan Square’s Mega Mall

Rents start at $1,975 per month.

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Chicago’s best places to cry in public

For when you just need a minute.

Own Al Capone’s former South Side home for $110K

A fixer-upper with an interesting past.

Cracked beam shuts down northbound Lake Shore Drive at Randolph

The city hopes to complete temporary repairs before Tuesday’s afternoon rush hour.

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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

Here’s what $950K buys around Chicago

Check out properties in Bucktown, North Center, and Bronzeville

Ice storm, freezing rain turn Chicago into frozen sculpture

Monday’s storm left trees, street signs, and bikes covered in ice

Congress Parkway renamed for civil rights leader Ida B. Wells

Ida B. Wells Drive is downtown Chicago’s first street named for African-American woman.

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16 downtown hotels packed with Chicago history

From boutique mansions to historic renovations

Nautical, seafoam blue condo near Rogers Park beach asks $295K

A lakehouse in the city.

As Amazon rethinks NY deal, Chicago wants another chance at HQ2

The tech company is "exploring alternatives" after facing intense opposition in the Empire State.

A closer look at Santiago Calatrava’s massive O’Hare proposal

The supersized project extends far beyond building a new terminal.

Chicago River eco-park wants to clear pollution and bring back local wildlife

The Wild Mile will have habitats for bees, butterflies, fish and birds

Chicago’s West Side gets first regional library in 40 years

Legler Branch will now get $11.5 million investment

Is it more affordable to rent or buy in Chicago?

Renters save, but not for long.

Rents at new Gold Coast apartments start at $7,200 per month

61 E. Banks fills the pricy downtown neighborhood’s last undeveloped lakefront parcel.

Renovated 1890 greystone near the U of C lists for $1.6M

The grand South Side home is a pleasing blend of 19th century charm and modern convenience.