Framebridge coming to 3453 N. Southport Avenue

As we announced back in July, Framebridge is coming to Southport Avenue and is now hiring.

Our mission is to make it easy for you to tell your story by framing the things you love. We hope you have a home or office that is personal to you and reflects the things that make you happy.”

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Madewell opening in Chicago’s Southport Corridor April 16, 2021

We reached out to Madewell and they have confirmed an opening date for Southport’s new store – on or around April 16th, 2021. Madewell will be taking over the former Lou & Grey storefront at 3442 N Southport Avenue

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Madewell coming to Chicago’s Southport Corridor

It appears that Madewell is finding a home in Chicago’s Southport Corridor according to their website (Madewell is owned by J. Crew)  Continue reading “Madewell coming to Chicago’s Southport Corridor”

Southport Corridor Changes into 2018

Whether you are new to the area or a long-time resident, one thing is for certain: nothing is permanent except change. So if you can’t keep up with all of the changes happening to Chicago’s Southport Corridor, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.
Here is a summary of what to expect into 2018:
  1. Kai Sushi is coming to 3819 N. Southport
  2. Digits Nail Salon has closed, space for lease
  3. Ivivva by Lululemon is closed. Space currently for lease
  4. Rise Sushi and Galleria Liquors will be replaced by this Transit Oriented Development (TOD), Chase Bank and Chipotle could be possible tenants
  5. Taco Bell and an auto body shop on Addison by Wrigley Field will be replaced by new developments
  6. 1035 W. Addison to be redeveloped 
  7. The former Blue Bayou space is for lease
  8. Tied House is coming to the former Harmony Grill location
  9. Paperchase is coming to Southport Avenue
  10. Leahy and Ladue is closed, 312 Estates Real Estate Office is coming
  11. Capital One Cafe with Peet\’s Coffee will open in the fall 2017 at 3435 N. Southport
  12. Venus Restaurant is coming from The Mercury Theater in Cullen\’s former space
  13. Mint Julep is now closed, national retail coming in
  14. A new mixed-use TOD development is coming to 3334 N. Southport Avenue
  15. Basics Salon at 3542 N. Southport is currently for lease or for redevelopment in 2019-2020
  16. Target is moving into the former Whole Foods space on Ashland in October
  17. Large-scale mixed-use development coming to 1356 W. Wellington Avenue with an American Mattress store (stalled)
  18. Addison & Clark development is underway; Shake Shack, Cinemex Movie Theater, Harley Davidson and Lucky Strike will be anchor tenants
  19. Hotel Zachery with Big Star Chicago, McDonald\’s and several other restaurants coming to Wrigleyville
  20. Cafe Tola is expanding into the Sweet Sensations former space
  21. Bow Truss Coffee Roasters was coming to Southport & Belmont (But who knows what will happen now)
  22. F.I.S.H. Poke Bar, Milk Money, Blue Crown Wings, Mac Royale and Melt 35 delivery/pickup only kitchen have all closed at 3208-10 N. Southport
  23. FlatTop Grill former space is for lease

Stumptown Coffee at Amazon Books Southport Corridor

☕️ @stumptowncoffee opens at 6:30 AM tomorrow at @amazon books 📚 (at Southport Corridor News and Events – Chicago, Illinois)

Amazon Books Southport Corridor

📚 @amazon books opens tomorrow on the @southportcorridorchicago – see the blog for details 📕📘📙📗 (at Southport Corridor News and Events – Chicago, Illinois)

Amazon Books opens Tuesday, March 21 in Chicago’s Southport Corridor

Amazon Books had a soft-opening on Saturday, March 18 to conduct in-store training for new employees as well as to gather feedback prior to their official grand opening. In speaking with an Amazon Employee, the store will open Tuesday, March 20, and will include a Stumptown Coffee shop. Here are the first photos of the Amazon’s new Chicago bookstore:

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Bonobos is coming to 3434 N. Southport Avenue

Bonobos Clothing Store is coming to Chicago’s Southport Corridor. A permit has been issued for construction and is displayed at 3434 N. Southport Avenue, Lole’s former location. The space is cleared out and construction looks to have started. Looking forward to this addition to the Southport Corridor?

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Amazon Books Southport Corridor Chicago opening Mid-March

Amazon Books is getting closer and closer each day for their grand opening. Work is happening around the clock with windows up, shelves being put in along with general set-up work. We’ve been told by Amazon that they should be open around March 14. Amazon will also have a Stumptown Coffee Roasters included in their new space.

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Amazon Books Business License Approved, Opening Mid-March

Amazon Books located at 3441 N. Southport Avenue has had their business license approved. Work is happening around the clock with windows up, shelves being put in along with general set-up work. We’ve been told by Amazon that they should be open around March 14. Amazon will also have a Stumptown Coffee Roasters included in their new space.

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Full Speed Ahead – Construction permit issued for Amazon Books Southport Corridor

A construction permit has been issues on October 26, 2016 for Amazon Books first brick and mortar location in Chicago.  Amazon Books currently has three other bookstores that are now open including Seattle, Portland and San Diego, and will soon open in Boston. Chicago would be #5 on their list, opening sometime in 2017 at 3441 N. Southport Avenue, former location of Mystic Celt.

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