West Town and West Loop Development Boom Maps

Mapping the Development Boom Along Milwaukee Avenue - Curbed Chicago
https://chicago.curbed.com/maps/mapping-milwaukee-avenues-development-boom

Mapping the West Loop's unprecedented development boom - Curbed Chicago
https://chicago.curbed.com/maps/west-loop-development-chicago-map

 

2017

Mayor Emmanuel introduces transformative zoning ordinance for Chicago’s North Branch Corridor - Curbed Chicago
https://chicago.curbed.com/2017/6/29/15890824/chicago-urban-planning-north-branch-corridor-zoning-ordinance

Hundreds of residences planned for former industrial stretch of North Branch - Curbed Chicago
https://chicago.curbed.com/2017/6/19/15831078/north-branch-chicago-mixed-use-development

The 606 Bloomingdale Trail Rated One of the Best Bike Paths In the World - Bicycling Magazine 
http://www.bicycling.com/rides/destinations/chicagos-bloomingdale-trail-is-one-of-our-favorite-bike-paths-anywhere

Chicago Population Density Outpacing Major Metros - Curbed Chicago
https://chicago.curbed.com/2017/5/24/15683778/chicago-population-density

Chicago Plan Commission OK’s transformative North Branch initiative - Curbed Chicago
https://chicago.curbed.com/2017/5/19/15653184/chicago-north-branch-development-zoning-plan-commission

Two buildings in Wicker Park and Bucktown purchased by CIM Group for $58 Million - Chicago Tribune
http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/columnists/ct-cim-group-wicker-park-ryan-ori-0516-biz-20170515-column.html

City issues plan for 760 acres along Chicago River, likely to bring building boom - Chicago Tribune
http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-north-branch-chicago-river-development-ryan-ori-0509-biz-20170508-column.html

City unveils $20 million Fulton Market streetscape project in West Loop - Crain's Chicago Business
http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20170207/BLOGS02/170209875/city-unveils-20-million-fulton-market-streetscape-project

Chicago Once Again Ranked Top Metro for Corporate Investment - Curbed Chicago
https://chicago.curbed.com/2017/5/1/15480788/chicago-corporate-relocations-investment

Assemble Coworking Coming to Wicker Park Warehouse on Division Street - DNAinfo Chicago
https://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20170412/wicker-park/assemble-wicker-park-1714-division-st-phil-domenico-shared-offices-for-rent

West Town and Near West Side Single Family Home Prices Show Largest Increase in Price Since 2000 - DNAinfo Chicago
https://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20170426/logan-square/single-family-home-prices-depaul-housing-real-estate

New $50 Million Green Line Station Planned Near United Center - DNAinfo Chicago
https://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20170209/near-west-side/damen-lake-green-line-station-l-announced-united-center/

Hotel To Replace Wicker Gas Station OK'd By City Plan Commission - DNAinfo Chicago
https://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20170216/wicker-park/1551-inc-shell-gas-station-hotel-wicker-park-planned

 

2016

The 606 – Taking Chicago’s Legacy of Great Parks to New Heights - American Planning Association
https://www.planning.org/awards/2016/606.htm

Report: Single family home prices near Chicago’s 606 Trail up nearly 50% since 2013 - Curbed Chicago
https://chicago.curbed.com/2016/11/1/13489884/chicago-real-estate-report-single-family-home-prices-606-trail

City planners show how the 606 trail could be extended eastward to Lincoln Park - Curbed Chicago
https://chicago.curbed.com/2016/12/30/14124726/chicago-606-trail-extension-city-plans-lincoln-park-transportation

How Chicago’s industrial past may fuel a high-tech future and real estate boom - Curbed Chicago
https://www.curbed.com/2016/10/7/13203496/chicago-industry-manufacturing-development-google-soho-house-finkl

Logan Square Named One Of Nation's Coolest Neighborhoods - DNAinfo Chicago / Cushman & Wakefield
https://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20160707/logan-square/logan-square-named-one-of-nations-coolest-neighborhoods

Chicago Area's Fastest Home Sales: West Town, Logan Square - Crain's Chicago Business
http://www.chicagobusiness.com/realestate/20160524/CRED0701/160529958/west-town-logan-square-have-chicagos-fastest-condo-sales

Why Chicago’s West Loop Is The Hottest Restaurant Neighborhood In America - Food Republic
http://www.foodrepublic.com/2016/04/28/why-chicagos-west-loop-is-the-hottest-restaurant-neighborhood-in-america/

Chicago’s Best Places to Live - Chicago Magazine
http://www.chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazine/April-2016/chicago-neighborhoods/

Hot neighborhoods: Humboldt Park, West Pullman among areas showing gains - Chicago Tribune
http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-hot-chicago-housing-markets-0207-biz-20160205-story.html

Five Housing Markets on the Verge of a Tech Boom - Ris Media
http://rismedia.com/2017/02/04/five-housing-markets-verge-tech-boom/#close

Report: Ukrainian Village to Have Nation's Hottest Housing Market in 2016 - Redfin / Curbed Chicago
https://chicago.curbed.com/2016/1/28/10872068/top-neighborhood-markets-for-2016

Chicago housing market saw solid improvement in 2015 - Housing Wire
http://www.housingwire.com/articles/36065-chicago-housing-market-saw-solid-improvement-in-2015

Chicago's coolest neighborhoods -- your Windy City top 5 - CNN
http://www.cnn.com/2016/04/28/travel/cool-chicago-neighborhoods-irpt/

36 Hours in Chicago’s Near Northwest Side Neighborhoods - New York Times
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2016/06/16/travel/what-to-do-36-hours-chicago.html

The 25 Best Cities and Neighborhoods for Millennials - Niche
https://ink.niche.com/the-25-best-cities-and-neighborhoods-for-millennials/

Wicker Park One of the Coolest Neighborhoods in America - Thrillist
https://www.thrillist.com/travel/nation/coolest-neighborhoods-in-america-the-mission-wicker-park-and-highland-park-top-our-list