Walsh Construction completes Clark-Estes Apartments
CHICAGO, IL - Walsh Construction joined the Chicago Housing Authority, the City of Chicago Department of Housing, elected officials and Ross Financial Services to open Clark-Estes Apartments, a mixed-use development that brings 54 affordable residential units to Chicago's Rogers Park community.
Built by Walsh Construction, Clark-Estes Apartments also includes 3,350 square feet of ground floor retail space, providing a link between surrounding residential and commercial uses along the 7000 block of N. Clark Street.
“We’d like to thank everyone who had a role in making Clark-Estes Apartments a reality,” said CHA Acting CEO James L. Bebley. “Clark-Estes Apartments reiterates CHA’s commitment to providing affordable housing opportunities across the City of Chicago, while also providing a community asset that will allow CHA families and others to benefit from a vibrant commercial corridor with access to transportation.”
Designed by Worn Jerabek Wiltse (WJW) Architects, the affordable apartment complex will include a mix of studio, one, and two-bed units.
“We are very excited to introduce Clark-Estes to the community. I want to express our sincere gratitude to everyone who worked so hard in support of this project, we all should be very proud,” said Douglas B. Ross, President of Ross Financial Services, Inc. “To see the joy and smiles on the faces of our new residents makes what we do so worthwhile. We are looking forward to contributing to the special fabric of the Rogers Park community.”