Over the past several years, a wave of new construction has redefined Chicago’s famous skyline as well as brought tall and dense developments to a number of overwise low-rise neighborhoods. New luxury apartments continue to be the driving force behind the Windy City’s vertical growth spurt, but some condominium, office, hotel, and educational projects are also in the mix.
Since our last update, a handful of new buildings opened for business and dropped off the list—including Wolf Point East and Alta Grand Central. But recent additions like 1125 W. Van Buren Street, 448 N. LaSalle, and Hyde Park’s Study Hotel keep the overall count of 100-foot projects in the mid-30s.
Here’s a look at the high-rise buildings under construction in Chicago right now. The projects roughly are ordered from the tallest to the shortest.Read More