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Chicago Spire Foreclosure: Lawsuit Filed Against Developer Of Proposed Tallest Tower In U.S.

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Plans to build the tallest tower in the nation are in the balance after a lender filed a foreclosure lawsuit against the Chicago Spire...

Chicago Spire Saga Continues: Developer Countersues Bank of America

Crain's Chicago Business | Colleen Lobner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The developer of the Chicago Spire has filed a countersuit against Bank of America Corp., alleging that the bank intentionally charged too much intere...

Chicago Spire Not Dead Yet: Calatrava

Chicago Tribune | Blair Kamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

When Santiago Calatrava was in town last week for a lecture titled "Beyond the Spire," I figured he was ready to stick an R.I.P. sign on his plan for ...

Spire Developer Looking To Restart Work

Chicago Tribune | Mary Ellen Podmolik | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Chicago Spire developer Garrett Kelleher is scheduled to meet Monday with leaders of AFL-CIO pension investment trusts in what is being characterized ...

Chicago Spire Builder Sued By Bank Of America

Bloomberg | Andrew Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Bank of America Corp. sued Shelbourne Development Group Inc., which started to build and then halted construction on the planned 150-floor Chicago Spi...

Stalled Chicago Spire May Get Kickstart From Union

Chicago Tribune | Mary Ellen Podmolik | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A deep-pocketed AFL-CIO pension fund is meeting with Chicago Spire developer Shelbourne Development Group Tuesday in Chicago to advance discussions th...

Irish Bank Crisis Endangers Chicago Spire

Chicago Sun-Times | David Roeder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A financial scandal in Ireland is posing new trouble for the developer of the Chicago Spire, the proposed 150-story tower on the lakefront. Anglo Iri...

GQ Names Chicago 'City Of The Year'

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

GQ magazine named Chicago its City of the Year Thursday, citing the Third Coast's politics, literature, film and architecture as the reasons. Chicag...

Economy Effecting Building Design: Architects

Chicago Public Radio | Lynette Kalsnes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago's a city known for its architecture. And it seems to be constantly changing and growing. But what's striking now, is how much the skyline's st...

Economy Stops Chicago Skyline Expansion

Chicago Tribune | Blair Kamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A big chill is about to hit the city of big shoulders. In the wake of the global credit crisis, Chicago's once-superheated skyline--radically transfo...

Calatrava Stops Work On Chicago Spire

Crain's Chicago Business | Eddie Baeb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Renowned Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava has stopped working on the Chicago Spire, claiming the developer hasn't paid $11.34 million he's owed fo...

Beanie Babies Magnate Buys Chicago Spire Penthouse

WGN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Beanie Babies magnate Ty Warner has bought the duplex penthouse in the not-yet-built Chicago Spire, WGN-TV reports. The 10,000 square-foot, duplex is...