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Site of stalled River North condos reborn as new rental project

If approved, the development would drop nearly 300 apartments at the corner of Chicago Avenue and Wells Street.

Inside an architect’s light-filled family home in a pedigreed Chicago tower

With a view of the city—and Lake Michigan.

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Why mayors and urban leaders will have a bigger impact in 2018 elections

With records of real accomplishment in cities, mayors and city leaders are hoping to win over voters statewide.

South Side will get its first city-run dog parks

Dog owners will have three new places for their pups

Alderman wants to make it illegal to bike on the Chicago Riverwalkk

Aimed at improving safety on the crowded waterfront promenade, the proposal has its share of opponents

City offers Obama Center 99-year, $10 deal for Jackson Park site

The ordinance was introduced at City Council

11 skyscrapers that will transform Chicago’s skyline

Meet the next generation of supertall buildings.

City Hall will relax sign limits to entice big Salesforce lease

The existing regulations were adopted in 2014 in response to Trump Tower’s oversized sign.

Own Kenwood’s historic Goodman Mansion for $4.5M

Built in 1892, the stately South Side home has been methodically restored and thoroughly updated.

Can money create a neighborhood?

Across the country, developers are building megaplexes meant to attract eager shoppers and savvy diners. Curbed and Eater editors weigh in on the community effects.

Wacker Drive skyscraper completes big concrete pour

The 54-story waterfront office tower is ready to go vertical.

Some of the world’s top architects will compete for $8.7B O’Hare expansion

Names include Bjarke Ingels, Curtis Fentress, Santiago Calatrava, Helmut Jahn, Jeanne Gang, and Norman Foster

Vista Tower’s Chinese investor sells stake

Dalian Wanda Group is selling its majority share in the yet-to-open Chicago skyscraper.

Work on the CTA’s ‘Belmont Gateway’ Blue Line station presses ahead

The revamped Avondale transit stop is expected to be complete by the end of the year.

Inside Jeanne Gang’s Solstice on the Park

The striking apartment tower is a future Hyde Park icon in the making.

Why are Chicago hotel workers on strike?

26 downtown hotels are affected

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Little Village logistics complex moves forward despite protests over air quality

Opponents fear pollution from trucks using the facility will lead to similar health issues caused by the site’s old coal plant.

Open House Chicago’s best new and must-see sites

Chicago Architecture Center’s Eric Rogers reveals his favorite additions to this year’s OHC lineup.

Here’s what $500,000 buys in Chicago right now

See what this price point gets you in Gold Coast, Kenwood and Lincoln Square.

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Chicago's most beautiful places to get married

Looking for an unforgettable Chicago wedding venue? Start here.

Willis Tower annex reveals new name and updated renderings

The $500 million "Catalog" addition will transform the 1,450-foot skyscraper’s base into a retail and entertainment destination.

Union Station plan cuts unpopular addition, adds office tower

The reworked plan would minimize changes to the station’s historic headhouse building.

Architect lists spectacular glass house north of Chicago for $2.9M

The suburban home of Thomas Roszak blends sleek minimalist design with a surprising level of family-friendly practicality.

Kanye West vows to reopen Chicago’s Avalon Regal Theater

The celebrity pledged his support for the historic South Side venue on Twitter.

Park District plans new headquarters in Brighton Park

The 17-acre complex would bring jobs and recreational amenities to the city’s Southwest Side.

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33 amazing Chicago furniture and interior design stores

Find midcentury modern, vintage and designer pieces

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Where to work when you don’t have an office

Here’s Chicago’s best cafes, all-day bars, and libraries with free Wi-Fi, good coffee, and plenty of outlets.

Transit-oriented apartments cleared to rise in Southport Corridor

The North Side rental project is ready to break ground at the corner of Southport and Belmont.

Edgewater condo inside a converted ComEd substation asks $470K

The lofted two-bedroom home features exposed brick, ample headroom, and an industrial metal ceiling.

Have better signal on Lower Wacker? City installs Waze devices

More than 400 Waze Beacons aim to get navigation working on Chicago’s lower level roads

Two architects turn an 1889 factory into their home and studio in the South Loop

They had dreamt of finding a freestanding building with a little outdoor space and space to grow into: a tall order in the neighborhood, but not impossible.

Demolition looms over midcentury modern home in Glencoe

The 1965 home is one of 52 private dwellings designed by notable architect Edward Dart.

Congress Theater developer plans more than 100 apartments next door

The long-discussed Logan Square proposal is finally looking to move forward.

South Side farms sell produce to thousands using CTA buses as mobile markets

Urban Growers Collective has seven farms on 11 acres of land

Former Chicago Bull Kirk Hinrich finds buyer for massive suburban mansion

The retired player is likely taking a loss on the nine-bedroom home.

Dine and cruise along the Chicago River in a glass-enclosed boat

The 140-foot-long Odyssey Chicago River is available for charters starting September 25.

10 Illinois bike trails perfect for fall

Escape the city to bike through forests and ride along rivers

What you can buy for under $350K in Chicago

See what you can get at this price point from Uptown to Bronzeville.