Twenty years ago Chicago”s historic Montgomery Ward catalog building was redeveloped into a tech destination known as 600 West Chicago. Now under Sterling Bay ownership, the building has again been transformed to meet the unique needs of today’s workforce, as every company has become a tech company. 600W boasts an expanded retail experience to serve both tenants and surrounding neighbors, modernized tenant amenities, updated interiors and a renewed focus on accessing the outdoors. Featuring sweeping floor plates and an exceptional location, the building is perched on the edge of the Chicago River within acres of riverfront land poised for redevelopment in the coming months and years.
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Developers, investors, builders, innovators. We believe in developing both properties and relationships—and in doing so—we transform spaces, businessesand communities. We are Sterling Bay and this is just the beginning.
Redesigned Lobbies | Updated Common Areas | Reinvigorated Retail Level | Activated Riverwalk New Lounge + Meeting Areas | Improved Streetscape PlazaNew Drop Off Area | Enhanced Parking Experience | Rooftop Deck | On-Site Fitness Center | Secure Bike Room
Built in 1908Former Montgomery Ward catalog buildingDesigned by Schmidt, Garden & MartinRenovated in 20001.65 million SF8 stories147,000 – 225,000 SF floor plates100,000 SF of office space available1,500 SF of prime retail space available
In 2018, 600W underwenta reinvigoration plan, giving tenantsaccess to theseamenities:
Redesigned lobbiesUpdated common areasActivated Riverwalk areaReconfigured outdoor plaza levelEnergized retail experienceTenant lounge + meeting roomsVehicle drop off areaEnhanced on-site parking experienceRooftop deck with city and river viewsOn-site full-service gymSecure bike roomPress Box dry cleaning
Minimum of 800 amps (12 Watts PSF) per floorRedundancy via 3 feeds and 3 substationsTwo 1,500 kW generators12’7” – 17’3” slab-to-slab ceiling heightsHeavy floor load capacity
600 W Chicago is ideally located along the Chicago River in the River North submarket. The property can be reached by multiple transportation options including:
Shuttle service to Ogilvie and Union StationsCTA Brown and Purple ‘L’ Station at Chicago and FranklinCTA Bus Route 66 (37 & 8 in close proximity)Onsite parking for over 800 carsOnsite Divvy bike stationSecure bike roomFuture Chicago Water Taxi stops for north and south bound boats
Private suite and separate lobbyExterior signage opportunity and branded entryDedicated heated garageSkyline views2 private elevators and 4 private restrooms
Sterling Bay has always been a leader in technology and design and this commitment remains true, now more than ever at 600 West Chicago.In 2021, the propertyreceived theWELL Health-Safety Rating, which assesses and verifies a commercial property’s operations as it relates to reducing virus transmission and preparing for a healthy, safe return-to-work experience.
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