Curbed Chicago

FLATS Developer Bringing Affordable Artist Housing to Uptown

Following its recent acquisition of the historic brick and terra cotta building at 1132-40 W Wilson Ave., on the corner of Wilson and Clifton, Cedar Street Cos. recently unveiled plans to gut and rehab the residential portion of the building to create artist-oriented residences, Uptown Update reported over the weekend. The three-story, mixed use property will retain its current retail tenants while the existing 54 residential units will be reduced to 40 micro-units, with currently empty spaces on the basement and first floors geared towards shared artist space…

Curbed Chicago | Benjamin Van Loon