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New construction

New construction projects in Chicago since Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

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Sun, Oct. 20th, 2019

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0 new construction permits posted
0 building violations posted
0 violation hearings to be held

Latest blog post Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Use Chicago Cityscape to find affordable housing developments
by Steven Vance

The City of Chicago supports the construction and maintenance of affordable housing through direct funding, financing, and regulations — that’s “Affordable housing” with a capital “A” because there are rules that define what kind of rental and sale prices constitute affordable. The Chicago Department of Housing tracks the location of these affordable dwelling units and recently enhanced their version of the data on the City’s data portal.

We’ve also integrated that improved dataset of affordable apartment buildings across Chicago Cityscape.

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Screenshot of a map showing the location of affordable housing developments in part of Humboldt Park.

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New construction permits pulled in Chicago in the last 2 months since Tuesday, August 20th, 2019

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