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chi-WolfPointEast_ChicagoIllinois_RenderingPerspective (2) When Wolf Point East is delivered in 2019, it will bring a new class of residences to River North.

CHICAGO—Developers, investors and lenders have been worried that years of exuberant construction would eventually create a downtown apartment glut. And River North, the most established residential neighborhood in the downtown market, was considered especially vulnerable due to the many deliveries in new areas like South Loop and West Loop. But according to a new study by KIG CRE, which tracks more than 100 buildings in Chicago, the data show a different story.

Brian J. Rogal

Brian J. Rogal is a Chicago-based freelance writer with years of experience as an investigative reporter and editor, most notably at The Chicago Reporter, where he concentrated on housing issues. He also has written extensively on alternative energy and the payments card industry for national trade publications.

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