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Converting a warehouse into luxury loft apartments means that properties wind up with a lot of square footage in the building. And the development company responsible for transforming the furniture warehouse that belonged to iconic Chicago brand Marshall Field’s knew how to get the proportions right.
“The new Philz Coffee in Chicago doesn’t do espresso drinks but no one seems to mind”
News of a new coffee shop in Wicker Park may not raise an eyebrow for many Chicagoans. After all, there are 11 in a swath between North Avenue and Division Street alone. But the opening of Philz Coffee along the crowded Division corridor in June, the first of four planned in the Chicago area this summer, offers more than just coffee. It delivers a coffee experience for about $5.
”SCOOTERS’ CHICAGO ARRIVAL ALREADY CHANGING CITY COMMUTES”
“The scooters are a great addition to our project in that they allow our residents to travel from their homes to the Blue Line and Logan Square in five minutes,” Hubbard Street Group Managing Partner John McLinden said.
His firm partnered with scooter-sharing company Spin to establish a drop-off/pickup point at HSG's The Field's Lofts, a 123-unit loft-style rental community at 4000 West Diversey Ave., near Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood. Spin, a subsidiary of Ford Motor Co., is one of 10 scooter companies participating in the pilot program.