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The 78

Winners Chosen To Design Huge Research Hub In New ‘The 78’ Neighborhood

The $7 billion “The 78” mega-development will include retail, a hotel, restaurants and up to 10,000 units of housing along the Chicago River.

South Loop

Construction Of Chicago’s New Neighborhood ‘The 78’ Pushes Through Pandemic

That neighborhood is slowly emerging on a 62-acre former railroad yard adjacent to the Chicago River, sandwiched between the South Loop and Chinatown.

South Loop

Here’s What The 78 Will Look Like, According To New Renderings

Construction has already begun on the massive development in the South Loop.

South Loop

Despite City Approval, South Loop’s ‘The 78’ Mega-Project A Work In Progress As Neighbors Sound Off

More than 200 concerned neighbors showed up Tuesday night at a South Loop bar to get an update from the project's developer and the ward's new incoming alderman.

South Loop

‘This Is The Last Time. You’re Done’: After Defeat, Lincoln Yards Critics Hopeful New Council Will Stop Luxury TIF Handouts

Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot said a deal like the one approved Wednesday won't happen under her watch. "Enjoy this moment in the sun, because you’re never going to get a deal like this again."

Downtown

$700 Million TIF For Massive ‘The 78’ Development Advances Despite 25th Ward Hopefuls’ Push For Delay

As many as 10,000 apartments and condos — and a new CTA station — could be built as part of the $7 billion project.

South Loop

TIF Subsidy For ‘The 78’ Development Faces Next Hurdle As 25th Ward Hopefuls Call For Delay

Developers of a project so large that it's been dubbed Chicago's newest neighborhood are on their way to securing a $700 million TIF subsidy from the city.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Curious About The Small Plane Circling Overhead Recently? It’s Researching City’s Construction Boom

No, that plane flying over Chicago isn't Big Brother — it's Big Real Estate Data.

Downtown