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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.

Lakeview »

Lathrop Homes Developer: High-Rise Part of Plan Despite Alderman's Dissent

The bulk of the project is set, with only details such as specific height in flux, a developer said.

Uptown »

Handymen Help Low-Income Uptown Families in Honor of 9/11

A home repair company was in Uptown Tuesday doing thousands of dollars of free work in honor of 9/11.

Lakeview »

Nearly New Bikes, Other Businesses Leave Chateau Hotel For Spots Nearby

Some owners feared losing customers after moving, but they were all able to land nearby.

Edgewater »

Families Flock to Edgewater to Apply for Affordable Housing

An ad for subsidized, low-income housing brought more than 1,000 people to Sheridan and Foster.

Uptown »

Flats Chicago Adds Lawrence House to Its Uptown Holdings, Plans $14M Rehab

The troubled building at 1020. W. Lawrence Ave. will be rehabbed, and tenants will be relocated.