CA Washington goes for the gold

Normally, I advise you to take your construction photos on bright, sunny days. You may want to rethink that around CA Washington. It’s kinda bright. The condominium development from Belgravia Realty Group has reached its ultimate height of six stories, … Continue reading

CA Washington making its presence felt in a very busy West Loop

It can be difficult to get noticed in the West Loop these days, as developers buy up property and turn it over into new construction on seemingly every block. So one of the best ways to make waves to to … Continue reading

CA Washington Digs In Across From Old Harpo/New McDonald’s Site

The 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom condominiums from Belgravia Realty Group have begun taking up residence at 27 North Aberdeen Street in the West Loop. CA Washington will have 69 condos within its six stories, with 78 indoor parking spaces. Consider CA Washington as having … Continue reading

Demolition Permit Signals Start of CA Washington

A demolition permit filed Monday for the auto repair garage at 1045 West Washington Boulevard in the West Loop signifies the first step in construction for the new CA Washington project. CA Washington is the latest from Belgravia Realty Group. … Continue reading

You can check up on progress at 900 West Washington via construction cam

Just because your favorite construction bloggers go away on vacation doesn’t mean  you have to miss out on progress around Chicago. Many projects have webcams set up to let us all peek in on the goings-on. We got an email … Continue reading

Hyatt House has started to grow at May and Washington

The 16-story Hyatt House Hotel is starting to rise from the former parking lot at 105 North May Street in the West Loop. Skender is the general contractor on Hyatt House; this represents their one and only tower crane on … Continue reading

Caisson work is underway at Twelve01West

We’re still in the West Loop, and we’re still watching the goings-on along Lake Street. Caissons are in the works for Twelve01West, the new seven-story office building at 1201 West Lake Street from McCaffery Interests. (You know them from The … Continue reading

Renelle on the River erects Chicago’s 60th tower crane of 2017

The Big 6-0 is on the board, as Chicago’s 60th tower crane takes to the skies at Renelle on the River, at 403 North Wabash in River North. If you want to count backwards, Home2 Suites, also in River North … Continue reading