Landmark Sears Warehouse Wins Preservation Award After Being Converted To Affordable Housing

For 40 years, the historic Sears, Roebuck and Co. catalog printing building sat vacant, crumbling into a state of decay ever since the retail giant moved its headquarters Downtown.

But after being revived into an affordable housing complex and keeping its industrial aesthetic, the building now known as the Lofts on Arthington was granted the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Preservation Award from Landmarks Illinois…

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