LBBA Labs selected for the AIA 2020 Diversity Recognition Program
Our summer internship program, LBBA Labs, was honored by AIA’s Diversity Recognition Program! The program aims to encourage diversity by providing an entry-point for high school students interested in architecture. NCARB reported that in 2019 only “1 in 5 new architects identify as a racial or ethnic minority.” While we’re very proud of the recognition…Read More
Miriam Apartments Finalist in AHF Readers Choice Awards!
Miriam Apartments, developed by Mercy Housing Lakefront, made it as a Best Preservation Development finalist in Affordable Housing Finance (AHF) Readers Choice Awards! Visit AHF’s article to vote for your favorite projects.Read More
La Casa Norte and West Town Preservation Winners at CNDA26!
We’re proud and honored to announce that La Casa Norte’s building received the third place Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award for Excellence in Community Design! We would like to thank LISC Chicago, La Casa Norte, and all of the team members that made the project possible. We also congratulate Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation for their dedicated…Read More
2019 PHIUS Passive House Projects Competition
RE Journal: ULI Chicago names nine winners at 2019 Vision Awards
The Carling SRO + City Gardens Receive ULI Vision Awards
Yesterday ULI Chicago hosted their annual Vision Awards Ceremony at Rockwell on the River where two of our projects were honored! City Gardens received an award in the project category for affordable housing & community creation and the Carling SRO was a winner in the program category. Tierra Linda was also recognized amongst the other…Read More
IFF Access Housing wins AIA/HUD Secretary’s Housing and Community Design Award for Housing Accessibility: Alan J. Rothman Award
LBBA is proud to announce IFF Access Housing received the 2019 AIA/HUD Secretary’s Housing and Community Design Award for Housing Accessibility: Alan J. Rothman Award. The award recognizes projects that demonstrate excellence in improving housing accessibility for people with disabilities. Developed by IFF, IFF Access Housing utilizes previously vacant lots and foreclosed homes to provide…Read More
Crain’s Chicago: Sophisticated design and smart urban planning aren’t just a downtown luxury
City Gardens and The Carling SRO tie for First Place at the 25th Annual CNDA Ceremony
LISC Chicago hosted another amazing Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards ceremony last night. It was inspiring to see the variety of efforts being made to create positive change across Chicago and how they’ve made a real impact on people’s lives. We’re honored to receive The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award for Architectural Excellence in Community Design…Read More