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Lakeshore East


Lakeshore East


  • The development will utilize only 9.7 million square feet of the allowed 14.5 million square feet in the area.
  • More than 5,000 residential units are planned for the area bounded by Lake Shore, Randolph, Columbus and Wacker Drives respectively.
  • Developed in a partnership between Magellan Development Group and Near North Properties, the massive mixed-use residential complex is designed by Skidmore Owings & Merrill LLP (Adrian Smith FAIA, RIBA as Design Partner and Dan Ringlestein, AIA as Associate Partner).
  • Magellan Development Group is the recipient of the The American Institute of Architects 2002 award for regional and urban design for Lakeshore East.
  • Lakeshore East will contain 14 high-rise condominiums and 2 office superstructures surrounding a 6 acre park thereby preserving existing views for the inhabitants.


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Acoustics consultant, Aquatics consultant, Civil engineering, Concrete supplier, Crane supplier (construction), Developer, Electrical contractor, Electrical engineering, Elevator engineering, Elevator supplier, Excavation company, Facade maintenance system supplier, Facade supplier, Financing, Fire protection engineering, Formwork supplier, Foundation company, General contractor, Glass supplier, Interior designer, Investor, Landscape architect, Master plan architect, Mechanical engineering, Mechanical systems installation, Mortgage bank, Parking management, Plumbing contractor, Plumbing engineering, Property management, Real estate agent, Rebar supplier, Shell construction, Structural engineering, Wall insulation supplier, Window installation, Window supplier

# Building Height Floors Building type Year Status
1 Wanda Vista 1,148 ft 88 skyscraper 2018
2 View from the southwest Aqua 859 ft 86 skyscraper 2009
3 View from the southeast 340 on the Park 672 ft 64 skyscraper 2007
4 201 North Columbus Drive 642 ft 58 skyscraper
5 Lakeshore East Building 3-I 525 ft skyscraper
6 View from the southwest The Tides 500 ft 51 skyscraper 2008
7 View to the southeast from the 29th floor of the Sheraton Hotel & Towers The Regatta 466 ft 45 skyscraper 2007
8 Looking up from the north. Coast at Lakeshore East 464 ft 45 skyscraper 2013
9 View from Blue Cross Blue Shield Plaza The Shoreham 450 ft 47 skyscraper 2005
10 Lakeshore East Building 1-K 420 ft skyscraper
11 Viewed from the south The Chandler 389 ft 36 skyscraper 2008
12 Lakeshore East Building 3-J 340 ft skyscraper
13 View from Blue Cross Blue Shield Plaza The Lancaster 324 ft 30 high-rise building 2005
14 Lakeshore East Building 3-L 280 ft high-rise building
15 GEMS World Academy II 240 ft 16 high-rise building 2016
16 GEMS World Academy I 153 ft 9 high-rise building 2014
17 375 East Wacker Drive 76 skyscraper 2010
18 Village Market at Lakeshore East 3 low-rise building 2011
19 Central section of one of the basins Lakeshore East Park Northwest Fountain fountain 2005
20 View from the east Lakeshore East Park Southeast Fountain fountain 2005