3750 North Lake Shore Drive: Robert De Golyer’s Light-Filled, Lakefront Classic

By Sally A. Kitt Chappell, PhD. Hailed as the “largest and finest apartment building in Chicago” by the Chicago Tribune in 1926, 3750 North Lake Shore Drive exemplifies the skill of architect Robert Seeley De Golyer. De Golyer was one of the most prolific designers of the 1920s, one of Chicago’s greatest building periods.  He… Read more »

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  • Facade Repair Project Photos

    ‘Why must we put up with the scaffolding, infernal racket and expense of tuck pointing year after year after year…?’ It’s a great question. It seems as if every summer like clockwork the scaffolding goes up and the noise of hammer drills begins. It is not pleasant to look at or soothing to hear. 3750… Read more »

  • Window Washing

    Please be advised that on Monday, July 6th Shine On will be on site to begin the quarterly exterior window washing. Crews will be on site from 8:00am to 4:00pm throughout the week and possibly into the following week. For your own privacy, please be sure to close your drapes or blinds the evening before…. Read more »

  • Facade and Window Sealant Repair Project

    Please be advised that canopy construction for the 2015 façade work is scheduled to begin Friday, June 19th. A canopy will be set up the entire length of the east side of the building and a rolling canopy will be erected on the north side. Repair work will begin Wednesday, June 24th and will include:… Read more »

  • Grace St. Canopy Painting

    Please be advised that contractors will be on site beginning Monday, June 15th to paint the parkway fences and Grace St. canopy. During the canopy painting, the Grace St. entrance will be closed beginning Wednesday, June 17th and reopening Friday, June 19th at 3:30pm. Please use Lake Shore or the alley entrance during this closure…. Read more »

  • Elevator Inspections

    Please be advised that the Elevator Bureau from the Department of Buildings will be testing the elevators on the following dates: Thursday 6/11, Friday 6/12, and Monday 6/15. These tests must be performed in order to stay compliant with Illinois law. Please note the testing schedule as follows: Thursday, June 11th AB Passenger will be… Read more »

  • You Are Our Superheroes! Thank You!

    The 3750 community rocks! Thanks to every shareholder for doing your part to work with us to make our hallways safe and free of items the city may consider hazardous. This was truly a collective effort. As a result, we are pleased to report that not a single fine was imposed for items in our… Read more »