AJ LaTrace

Development du Jour: Near West Side to Get a Big, Glassy, Boxy Residential Tower

Chicago may have an addiction to big glass boxes, and a developer has recently announced plans to build yet another boxy, glassy residential tower at 1061-1107 W. Van Buren Street, across the highway from UIC. Yesterday, we noticed a flyer with details for a community meeting regarding the new 32 story tower on the West …

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On The Market: This Sleek New Pad is a Contemporary Lover's Dream Home

At only one and a half years old, this gorgeous all white five bedroom, three bathroom home in Roscoe Village still has that new barely-broken-in house smell to it. This spotless contempo pad was listed for sale at the end of January and just took a $25,000 price cut last week. Perfect for entertaining company, …

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Celebrity Real Estate: John Hughes Lake Forest Estate Back on Market with Price Cut

Screenwriter, director, producer and film auteur John Hughes’ former home in Lake Forest has been relisted for sale. The seven bedroom, six-and-a-half bathroom home first went up for sale in 2011, two years after Hughes suffered a fatal heart attack. At three stories and over 11,000 square feet the home built in 1929 is no …

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