The Legacy At Millennium Park Wins 2012 ULI Vision Award
Jun 20th, 2012

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The Legacy At Millennium Park Wins 2012 ULI Vision Award

The Legacy at Millennium Park, a 72-story luxury condominium development in Chicago, was the recent winner of a Vision Award from the Urban Land Institute, Chicago District Council (ULI Chicago).

The Vision Awards, held for the first time this year, celebrate visionary projects, programs and developers in the greater Chicago area. Award criteria include achieving a high standard of excellence in all areas of the development process, and creatively solving complex land use and development challenges. A total of eleven winners were named in three categories: project, program and young visionary, with special designations in the project category.

The Legacy at Millennium Park was designed by Solomon Cordwell Buenz and developed by Mesa Development, LLC and Walsh Investors, LLC, all based in Chicago. It features 356 luxury condominiums in Chicago overlooking Millennium Park, Lake Michigan and downtown. Remaining homes range in price from $393,000 for an 875-square-foot one-bedroom floor plan to $6,000,000 for a 9,301-square-foot full-floor penthouse.

“ULI Chicago challenges and inspires planners, architects and developers to constantly push the envelope in order to make Chicago a better place to live, work, visit and play. It’s an honor to be recognized by such an organization,” said Richard A. Hanson, principal and founder of Mesa Development, LLC.

The Legacy at Millennium Park is exclusively marketed by @properties. The sales center is located in the building at 60 East Monroe Street. Hours are 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. daily. For more information, call (312) 252-0060 and visit

About ULI Chicago
ULI Chicago (, a District Council of the Urban Land Institute, has more than 1,000 members in the Chicagoland area. Organized in 1986, the district council celebrates 25 years in 2012. ULI Chicago provides expertise and guidance on land use and development issues to local communities through comprehensive technical assistance services and infrastructure initiatives. The district council hosts monthly meetings, trends conferences, policy forums, and networking opportunities for its members and others in the real estate industry.

About Mesa Development LLC
Mesa Development is a Chicago-based, national real estate investment and development firm with a long track record of success in completing urban, mixed-use residential projects. In addition to The Legacy, Mesa and Walsh Investors successfully completed the Heritage at Millennium Park luxury condominium project in Chicago in 2005. For more information, visit

About Walsh Investors
Walsh Investors, LLC is the investment arm of the Walsh family, owners of The Walsh Group. The Walsh Group, headquartered in Chicago, is one of North America’s largest general contracting, construction management and design-build firm. Walsh Investors, through direct investment and various partnerships and joint ventures, has developed or invested in office, industrial and residential developments throughout the United States and Canada.

About @properties
Established in 2000, @properties is the No. 1 residential brokerage firm in the city of Chicago by market share and the third largest brokerage firm in Northern Illinois. @properties is also Chicago’s leading firm for the sales and marketing of condominium developments and conversions. The company has offices in River North, Streeterville, Lincoln Park, Bucktown, Lakeview, Evanston, Winnetka and Lake Forest, and is opening soon in Highland Park. For more information, visit

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