Tag: Astor House

Astor House court date brings another delay for residents eagerly awaiting resolution

Astor House court date brings another delay for residents eagerly awaiting resolution
Even with the usually eclectic mix of people you see in court that brings together everyone along the food chain from landlords to tenants and their coterie of legal representatives, the Astor House residents and their supporters were a motley crew in housing court in downtown Chicago on Tuesday. There was Arbie Bowman, whom we... Read more »

Rogers Park building could be last truly affordable housing option on Chicago’s North Side

Rogers Park building could be  last truly affordable housing option on Chicago’s North Side
In a crumbling Rogers Park high rise, a group of tenants is fighting the building’s new owner to keep in place what may be one of the last few affordable rental housing units in Rogers Park. This is the first story in a series on rental housing in Chicago for the very low income. Happy... Read more »