Chicago developers are making bold plays to turn long-vacant brownfield sites, obsolete industrial corridors, and underutilized historic buildings into sprawling megadevelopments. The recent push to “go big” represents a desire by developers to land big corporate tenants and provide the related housing, retail, and other needs in surrounding mixed-use campuses.
Right now, there are 13 major Chicago megaprojects in the works. Some are already under construction, while others are decades away from completion. Here’s a look at the large, multiphase developments that will reshape the fabric of the city in the years to come.Read More