Jeanne Gang Chicago tower would be biggest downtown condo project since 2007

Condominium developers in downtown Chicago have thought small since the bust, but the builders behind the planned 88-story riverside tower designed by Jeanne Gang are thinking big—really big. With 390 condos, the $900 million high-rise in the Lakeshore East development would be the largest downtown for-sale residential project in seven years. The building would also […]

Land Crunch Hits Builders in ‘Brady Bunch’ Country

Ure Kretowicz, a home developer here, built his company and fortune constructing suburban communities marked by detached, Mediterranean-style houses along winding cul de sacs. Now he has run out of space. For the first time in his four-decade career, Mr. Kretowicz doesn’t have one detached, single-family home under development in metro San Diego. From the […]