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Lakeshore East
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Height: To Tip
362.9 m / 1,191 ft
Height: Architectural
362.9 m / 1,191 ft
 
Vista Tower Outline
Tallest Building:
Vista Tower

Floors Above Ground
98
Tower GFA
131,400 m² / 1,414,378 ft²
# of Apartments
406
# of Hotel Rooms
210
# of Parking Spaces
346

Facts & Figures

Official Name Lakeshore East
Status Under Construction
Country United States
City Chicago
Complex Function education / hotel / residential
# of Apartments 6,028
# of Hotel Rooms 1,113
# of Parking Spaces 3,543

Map of Buildings in Complex

NOTE: Only buildings that have GPS coordinates recorded are displayed.

 

Buildings in Complex

  Completed   Architecturally Topped Out   Structurally Topped Out   Under Construction   On Hold   Never Completed   Proposed   Vision   Demolished
ID #   Status Building Name City Height (m) Height (ft) Floors Completed Material Use
17137 1   UC Vista Tower Chicago (US) 362.9 1,191 98 2020 concrete residential / hotel
30505 2   PRO Lakeshore East I Tower Chicago (US) 266.7 875 80 - residential
886 3   COM Aqua at Lakeshore East Chicago (US) 261.8 859 86 2009 concrete residential / hotel
1583 4   COM 340 on the Park Chicago (US) 204.9 672 64 2007 concrete residential
30501 5   PRO 195 North Columbus Chicago (US) 198.1 650 60 2020 concrete residential / hotel
17809 6   VIS 201 North Columbus Chicago (US) 195.8 642 60 - concrete residential / hotel
30504 7   PRO Lakeshore East J Tower Chicago (US) 167.6 550 50 2020 residential
3813 8   COM The Tides at Lakeshore East Chicago (US) 152.4 500 51 2008 concrete residential
9868 9   COM The Regatta Chicago (US) 146.5 480 45 2007 concrete residential
12514 10   COM Coast at Lakeshore East Chicago (US) 142.2 467 47 2013 concrete residential
9356 11   COM The Shoreham Chicago (US) 137.2 450 47 2005 concrete residential
30503 12   PRO Lakeshore East KL Tower Chicago (US) 131.1 430 40 2020 residential
10745 13   COM The Chandler Chicago (US) 118.5 389 36 2008 concrete residential
15371 14   COM The Lancaster Chicago (US) 98.8 324 30 2005 concrete residential
19748 15   COM GEMS World Academy - Chicago, Lower School Chicago (US) 47.4 156 10 2014 concrete education

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Hosts China Government Delegation
20 May 2016 – Tour Report

Chicago Regional Tour
29-30 Oct 2015 – Tour Report

Warm Weather Spaces Walking Tours 2015
17 Sep 2015 – Tour Report

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CTBUH Hosts China Government Delegation
20 May 2016, Chicago – Tour Report
CTBUH was honored to host a delegation of government officials from the Shanghai Huangpu District People’s Government.
Chicago Regional Tour
29-30 Oct 2015, Chicago – Tour Report
CTBUH 2015 delegates toured Chicago and its architectural marvels. From recently constructed skyscrapers to the modern marvel of Willis Tower, which held the tallest title for 25 years.
Warm Weather Spaces Walking Tours 2015
17 Sep 2015 – Tour Report
The CTBUH Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee organized guided walking tours of 16 cities around the globe, focusing on urban habitats around tall buildings.
Seven Cities Winter Spaces Walking Tour
29 Jan 2015 – Tour Report
The new CTBUH Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee organized a highly successful Winter Spaces Walking Tour in seven cities around the world.
Study on Sustainability Implications of Urban + Suburban Location
Feb 2014, Chicago – CTBUH Research
CTBUH is conducting a research study aimed at understanding the contributing factors of “sustainability” in both urban and suburban contexts.
Tongji University Faculty and Students Visit Chicago
Nov 2013, Chicago – Tour Report
“Towards Zero Carbon,” a collaborative design studio between Tongji University, CTBUH and the Illinois Institute of Technology, made a week-long visit to Chicago in November.
Young Professionals Hosts Meeting at the 2012 Awards Symposium
18 Oct 2012, Chicago – Event Report
Exactly one year after its establishment the CTBUH Young Professionals Committee gathered at the Awards Symposium on October 18 at the Illinois Institute of Technology.
Climbing the Coast: Tour Report of New Chicago Skyscraper
24 Jul 2012, Chicago – Tour Report
With only two floors left before topping out, the CTBUH Young Professionals Committee organized a tour last week of the Coast at Lakeshore East.
Young Professionals Committee Holds Inaugural Event
4 Apr 2012, Chicago – Event Report
CTBUH’s newly-established Young Professionals Committee staged their first event, a multi-disciplinary presentation on the creation of Aqua, the landmark Chicago tower.
CTBUH Releases Tallest Buildings Completed in 2009
Dec 2009 – CTBUH Journal Paper
Trump International Hotel & Tower named tallest building completed in 2009; Successful year for the American high-rise. Over half of all buildings 200m or taller completed in the past twelve months…
Aqua Tour
21 Oct 2009, Chicago – Tour Report
Close to 60 attendees of the 2009 CTBUH Chicago Conference began their conference experience with a two-hour technical tour of the recently completed Aqua Tower.
CTBUH Chicago Helicopter Tour
5 Jul 2009, Chicago – Tour Report
CTBUH members toured many of the extensive Chicago skyscrapers as part of the Chicago Skyscrapers Summer Tour Program.
CTBUH Summer Tours - Aqua Tower
19 Jun 2009, Chicago – Tour Report
The crown jewel of Chicago’s Lakeshore East master planned community, Aqua Tower, was the subject for the second in the series of CTBUH Summer Tours.
CTBUH Aqua Tower Tour
17 Dec 2008, Chicago – Tour Report
CTBUH staff had the great opportunity to receive an educational tour of the Aqua Tower guided, by Jim Loewenberg of Magellan Development Group.

Global News

Designs for Chicago’s Supertall Vista Tower Updated as Construction Continues
18 Jul 2017 – Chicago

Meeting Reveals Details on New Developments in Chicago’s Lakeshore East
11 Jul 2017 – Chicago

Lakeshore East Developer Announces New Projects as Vista Rises in Chicago
29 Jun 2017 – Chicago

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Designs for Chicago’s Supertall Vista Tower Updated as Construction Continues
18 Jul 2017 – Chicago, United States
The design of the upcoming 98-story Vista Tower is still being refined, and recent updates include the replacement of residential space on the 83rd floor with an open-air…
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Meeting Reveals Details on New Developments in Chicago’s Lakeshore East
11 Jul 2017 – Chicago, United States
Even as it builds what will become the city's third-tallest skyscraper, a Chicago real estate developer is pushing ahead on a new wave of towers in its 11.3-hectare…
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Lakeshore East Developer Announces New Projects as Vista Rises in Chicago
29 Jun 2017 – Chicago, United States
After breaking ground in September, Chicago's Vista Tower is beginning to pop up into the city's iconic skyline. Meanwhile, one of its developers is preparing to unveil…
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Foundation Pours Advance Construction of Supertall Towers in New York and Chicago
7 Feb 2017 – New York City, United States
On Saturday February 4, construction workers in New York and Chicago completed concrete foundation pours for One Vanderbilt and Vista Tower, respectively. The two…
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Groundbreaking Ceremony to be Held for Chicago's Future Third Tallest Building
7 Sep 2016 – Chicago, United States
A groundbreaking ceremony will be held on September 7 for Chicago’s future third tallest tower. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is to break ground at the site of the upcoming…
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Chicago’s Vista Tower Expected to Begin Construction in August According to Developer
22 Jul 2016 – Chicago, United States
Construction of the supertall Vista Tower planned for Wacker Drive will begin in "the next week or two," its developer says. Initial site prep will come later in July,…
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Chicago’s Upcoming Vista Tower Has Sold $200 Million in Condos Since March
7 Jun 2016 – Chicago, United States
According to sources, Lakeshore East’s upcoming supertall Vista Tower has sold $200 million worth of condominiums since March of 2016. The project is expected to break…
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Chicago Plan Commission Approves Vista Tower
20 Nov 2015 – Chicago, United States
Plans for a $1 billion hotel and condominium tower that would be Chicago's third tallest skyscraper easily won approval on November 19 from the Chicago Plan Commission.…
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Proposed Skyscraper Could Be Third-Tallest – or Fifth-Tallest – in Chicago
14 Apr 2015 – Chicago, United States
At 1,144 feet (350 meters), Wanda Vista would be eight feet taller than the city's current third-tallest building, the Aon Center, provided it conforms to the standards…
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Chinese Developer Plots Massive Skyscraper on Chicago River
18 Dec 2014 – Chicago, United States
Plans for the $900 million, mixed-use mega-tower, called Wanda Vista, boast impressive numbers — and beg the question about where the high-rise would rank among the…
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New bKl-Designed Tower Slated for Chicago
27 Oct 2014 – Chicago, United States
A first look at the design of the forthcoming tower at “Site O” in Chicago’s Lakeshore East is now available. The new as-yet-unnamed tower will fit in the narrow space…
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Wanda Group Plans 350-Meter High Rise in Chicago
9 Jul 2014 – Chicago, United States
Wanda Group intends to build a 350-meter high, 89-floor skyscraper, which would have a gross floor area of 131,400 square meters. The building would also house a 240-room…
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Aqua Doppel-Gang-er Sprouting in Houston
1 Oct 2013 – Houston, United States
PM Realty has started construction in Houston on a 40-story high-rise which is drawing criticism due to its close resemblance to Studio Gang's famed Aqua Tower in Chicago…

Videos

Dense Downtown vs. Suburban Dispersed: A Pilot Study on Sustainability
17 Oct 2016 – Antony Wood, CTBUH

Three Points of the Residential High-Rise: Designing for Social Connectivity
27 Oct 2015 – Jeanne Gang, Studio Gang

CTBUH Research Project: The Sustainability Implications of Urban + Suburban Locations – Initial Report
17 Sep 2014 – Peng Du, CTBUH / IIT & Antony Wood, CTBUH / IIT / Tongji University

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Dense Downtown vs. Suburban Dispersed: A Pilot Study on Sustainability
17 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; Antony Wood, CTBUH
This research is focused on quantitatively investigating and comparing the environmental and social sustainability of people’s lifestyles in terms of embodied energy,…
Three Points of the Residential High-Rise: Designing for Social Connectivity
27 Oct 2015 – Presentation at CTBUH 2015 New York Conference; Jeanne Gang, Studio Gang
In this presentation we discuss the terms “exo-spatial design,” “solar carving,” and “bridging” as strategies for creating more socially connective tall buildings. As a…
CTBUH Research Project: The Sustainability Implications of Urban + Suburban Locations – Initial Report
17 Sep 2014 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Peng Du, CTBUH / IIT & Antony Wood, CTBUH / IIT / Tongji University
It is widely accepted that the concentration of people in denser cities – sharing space, infrastructure, and facilities – offers much greater energy efficiency than the…
Blades of Steel: Understanding the Limits of Metal Façade Design
16 Sep 2014 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; Patrick Loughran, Goettsch Partners
Metal claddings frequently skin our tall buildings. They provide the texture and shine that help distinguish one glass tower from the next. Like the fabric on a well-…
Embodied Carbon and the Case for Longevity
19 Sep 2012 – Presentation at CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai; Donald Davies, MKA
The sustainability and longevity of today’s tall buildings is an often-neglected subject. Embodied carbon can be used as a metric for making important decisions regarding…
Architecture and Engineering as One
Oct 2011 – Presentation at CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference; Ron Klemencic, Magnusson Klemencic Associates
Integrating and even celebrating the structure of a building through the architectural design often leads to dramatic and memorable buildings. To achieve the best outcome…
Interview: Aqua Tower
21 Oct 2010 – 2010 Awards Ceremony/Symposium Interviews; Jim Loewenberg, Magellan Development; Bruce Lake, McHugh Construction
Thursday 21st October 2010. Jim Loewenberg of Magellan Development and Bruce Lake of McHugh Constrcution are interviewed by Jeff Herzer during the 2010 CTBUH Awards…
Materials Process and Tools: Towards the 'Particular'
25 Oct 2006 – Presentation at CTBUH 2006 Chicago Conference; Jeanne Gang, Studio Gang
Jeanne Gang, Studio Gang Architects focuses on technology’s role in the design process for the Aqua tower at the CTBUH 2006 Chicago Conference held in the Herman Hall,…

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Research Papers

Birds, Planes and Bio-Blitzes
8 Aug 2017 – CTBUH Journal 2017 Issue III

Three Points of the Residential High-Rise: Designing for Social Connectivity
Jun 2016 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 5 Number 2

Three Points of the Residential High-Rise: Designing for Social Connectivity
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City

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Birds, Planes and Bio-Blitzes
8 Aug 2017 – CTBUH Journal 2017 Issue III; Jeanne Gang, Studio Gang Architects
Having designed the 262-meter Aqua in Chicago, which completed in 2009, Jeanne Gang, principal and founder of Studio Gang Architects, received considerable attention for…
Three Points of the Residential High-Rise: Designing for Social Connectivity
Jun 2016 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 5 Number 2; Jeanne Gang, Studio Gang Architects
In this paper we discuss the terms “exo-spatial design,” “solar carving,” and “bridging” as strategies for creating more socially connective tall buildings. As a typology…
Three Points of the Residential High-Rise: Designing for Social Connectivity
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City; Jeanne Gang, Studio Gang Architects
In this paper we discuss the terms “exo-spatial design,” “solar carving,” and “bridging” as strategies for creating more socially connective tall buildings. As a typology…
Ten Significant Tall Buildings, and the Significant Women Behind Them
8 Aug 2017 – CTBUH Journal 2017 Issue III; Leading Women in Tall Buildings
Recently, there has been a growing and overdue recognition in the architecture discipline that women are under-represented, not just in terms of leadership positions held…
Dense Downtown vs. Suburban Dispersed: A Pilot Study on Urban Sustainability
Jun 2017 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 6 Number 2; Antony Wood & Peng Du, Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
This paper presents the initial findings of a ground-breaking two-year CTBUH-funded research project investigating the real environmental and social sustainability of…
Dense Downtown vs. Suburban Dispersed: A Pilot Study on Urban Sustainability
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Antony Wood & Peng Du, Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
This paper presents the initial findings of a ground-breaking two-year CTBUH-funded research project investigating the real environmental and social sustainability of…
CTBUH Research Project: The Sustainability Implications of Urban + Suburban Locations – Initial Report
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings; Peng Du & Antony Wood, CTBUH
It is widely accepted that the concentration of people in denser cities – sharing space, infrastructure, and facilities – offers much greater energy efficiency than the…
Tallest Buildings Completed in 2009
Dec 2009 – CTBUH Journal, 2010 Issue I; CTBUH Research
Trump International Hotel & Tower named tallest building completed in 2009; Successful year for the American high-rise. Over half of all buildings 200m or taller…

Browse hundreds of other papers published by CTBUH members on a range of multi-disciplinary subjects in the Research Papers Library