3LRE – 820 S. Michigan Ave

Project Description

To provide all design, engineering and construction required for the adaptive reuse of a 12-story, 198,200 square foot Office Building into Residential Apartments. Project features 150 rental units from studios to 2-bedroom apartments.

For over 40 years, this Landmark building was the former Johnson Publishing and home of Ebony and Jet magazines, important cultural institutions that chronicled African-American success in America. The structure faces Michigan Avenue and the famous Grant Park with breathtaking Lake Michigan views. Amenities feature a Roof Deck, a 12th Floor Fitness Center, Trash Chutes, Laundry Rooms and 1st Class Michigan Ave. lifestyle. Services include Amazon Hub and Butterfly MX Controlled Entry.

Scope of work

  • Owner: 3L Real Estate, LLC
  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Industry: Commercial/Multi-Family
  • Unit controlled Heating and Cooling
  • Contemporary Kitchens
  • Stainless Steel Appliances
  • Large operable Windows
  • High Speed Elevators
  • Flexible Floor Plans: Studios, 1-Bedroom, 2 Bedroom

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Gary O’Donnell

Vice President