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Old April 7th, 2015, 04:29 PM   #41
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I like munchymunch's model the best for chicago, however the originally model would be a great design for dubai or the gold coast.
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Old August 20th, 2015, 10:30 PM   #42
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CHICAGO | The Chicago | 200m+ | 70 fl | Pro

According to bVic1 on ssp we are really close for news to come up...
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Old August 23rd, 2015, 04:48 PM   #43
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http://www.crescentheights.com/comme...gan-roosevelt/
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Old September 1st, 2015, 10:56 PM   #44
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Developer's Site Hints at a Rafael Vinoly Designed Tower for the South Loop

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On a subsection of developer Crescent Heights' website, an image has appeared on a page labeled Michigan & Roosevelt, promoting an upcoming development for what is currently a vacant lot. Although the rendering, which only shows the lower floors of a new tower, could just merely be a placeholder design for the purposes of the webpage, the image could also very well be a sneak peek of the proposal said to be designed by well known architect Rafael Vinoly. If the rumors turn out to be true, this would be the first major high-rise project for Vinoly's firm to be located in Chicago.



Crescent Heights currently lists the proposed tower as 1255 South Indiana Avenue, and is rumored to rise 70 floors. According to the high-rise watchers on the SkyscraperPage forums, the tower could rise up to 835 feet to the top of the parapet and 862 feet to the top of a decorative roof structure. If the building does indeed climb to that final height figure, it would be the tallest all-residential building in Chicago, provided nothing more than simple ground floor retail space is also included in the building. At 862 feet, 1255 South Indiana would also steal the title of tallest all-residential building from the already approved 451 East Grand project in Streeterville by Related Midwest and architecture firm Robert A.M. Stern which is expected to top out around 850 feet.

The Crescent Heights webpage also lists 30,000 square feet of retail and 1,900 units, although it would be highly unlikely for these figures to be for only one tower. A second building is expected to be constructed at the southeast corner of Michigan and Roosevelt and as such, the figures could be inclusive of both towers as well as any nearby land holdings which could be considered as part of a phased project.

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Old September 2nd, 2015, 10:38 AM   #45
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I like how it's all glass to make use of the natural lighting
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Old September 17th, 2015, 10:55 PM   #46
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Meeting for this one is on the 22nd of September.
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Old September 23rd, 2015, 01:05 AM   #47
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Old September 23rd, 2015, 01:22 AM   #48
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Is that what's being built?, very SearsTower-like.
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Old September 23rd, 2015, 01:30 AM   #49
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Is that what's being built?, very SearsTower-like.
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Old September 23rd, 2015, 01:33 AM   #50
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This is the "shorter" near twin...
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Old September 23rd, 2015, 03:14 AM   #51
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ICONIC: THESE ARE SOME HUSKY TWINS!!!!!!

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Old September 23rd, 2015, 03:18 AM   #52
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Apparently its going to be about 1900 units. Looks almost like twin Sears Towers, only smaller. Perhaps Viñoly's best design yet, and it restores my faith in him that was lost by 432 Park.
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Old September 23rd, 2015, 04:11 AM   #53
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*faints* it looks amazing!
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Hmmm.... its got height (definitely a supertall - or two!!!) but it is not love at first sight for me. :/
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Old September 23rd, 2015, 04:35 AM   #55
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Not the one on the left, the right one is hovering around 1000ft~
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Old September 23rd, 2015, 05:29 AM   #56
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The address used this evening was 113 East Roosevelt Road.

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This tower will be 100& rental

mentioned the stepping of the sears tower

terraces/some are public and some are private

in existing planned development

phase 2 would probably be for sale units

Phase one will have 792 units
Phase two will have 648 units
Phase three will have 100 units (townhouses surrounding a park where the old Museum Park sales center used to be)

24 months of construction

retail component 9,000 before and 12,500 now…
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Old September 23rd, 2015, 06:13 AM   #57
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76 floors. This makes 3 buildings of 250m+ that are likely to start construction by 2016.
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Old September 23rd, 2015, 06:55 AM   #58
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Nice!! Hope it/they get built!
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Old September 23rd, 2015, 07:44 AM   #59
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The name of this thread needs to be changed to reflect the address and the fact that this isn't 'The Chicago'.

113 East Roosevelt is what it's going by at the moment.
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CHICAGO | 113 East Roosevelt | 253m | 829ft | 76 fl | Pro

Starting a new thread for this project because the current iteration is completely different from what is shown on the first page of the last thread.





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A new tower proposal unveiled last night to a packed audience could become one of the tallest buildings in Chicago, and the tallest for the South Loop neighborhood. Developer Crescent Heights and architect Rafael Viñoly revealed a 76-story tower plan for 113 E. Roosevelt Road that might not just be one building, but possibly twin skyscrapers for the south end of Grant Park. The project would be Crescent Heights' first new construction project for Chicago, and the aim would be to "anchor the south end of Grant Park." The almost modular looking project would be built in phases and could ultimately produce nearly 800 new apartments for the area. Because of the sheer scale of the development, the plan would include apartments of varying sizes, floor plans and prices. According to Viñoly, the plan would present a number of options for folks in different price ranges and needs, stating that the project is "not just an architectural idea, but an urban design idea."
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