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Logan Square »

Logan Square's Higher Rents Making Neighborhood Less Diverse, Report Says

The report lists 7 recommendations for the Logan Square area based on community meetings in September.

Norwood Park »

Senior Housing Complex Opens in Former Monastery

Once the headquarters for the Passionist Brothers, the monastery is now 84 apartments for seniors.

Logan Square »

Affordable Housing for Veterans Approved by City Council

City support will include a $1.5M loan and Low Income Housing Tax Credits for the Humboldt Park complex.

Humboldt Park »

Half of 'Tierra Linda' Affordable Housing Complex Wins Zoning Approval

The remaining four buildings are also expected to pass for construction around the Bloomingdale Trail.

Logan Square »

Congress Theater Renovation Includes New Owner, New Inn, Affordable Units

After years of turmoil, the theater is set for a major renovation project, according to Ald. Joe Moreno.

Humboldt Park »

Humboldt Park Hotter Than Ever When it Comes to Real Estate: Redfin

Formerly the nation's 10th Hottest 'Hood of 2014, Humboldt Park's popularity is now through the roof.

Uptown »

With SRO Plan on Council Agenda, Advocates Unsure How Cappleman Will Vote

The North Side alderman spoke out against SROs recently, after initially pledging to help preserve them.

Uptown »

Landlord Criticized for Displacing Poor Tenants to Offer Affordable Housing

Uptown developer Flats Chicago will partner with city to set aside 58 units in four of its buildings.

Logan Square »

Art Critical of Logan Landlord Finds New Homes After Being Yanked From Fest

Amie Sell's work, critical of Logan landlord M. Fishman, was pulled from the Milwaukee Ave. Arts Fest.

Uptown »

'Chicago for All' Ordinance Aims to Preserve SRO Housing

At least seven Chicago aldermen support the measure, backed by activist group ONE Northside.

Uptown »

$14 Million TIF for Uptown Luxury Housing Draws Committee OK, Protests

The plan for the vacant Maryville Academy campus had neighbors protesting at Ald. Cappleman's office.  

Lakeview »

Former Diplomat Hotel to Reopen Thursday as 'Buffett Place'

Qualifying residents will move into the affordable housing next month.

Uptown »

Duo Explores Uptown's Affordable Housing Debate With Book Project

"On the Margins" will chronicle the struggles of low-income housing residents in Uptown.

Grand Boulevard »

Rosenwald Rehab Project Hits Neighborhood Resistance

The developer and consultants would cash in on the multimillion dollar deal, activists said.

Bronzeville »

Affordable Housing Complex Unveiled in Bronzeville

The Paul G. Stewart Center offers a campus atmosphere for residents.