developments - the shaw company


The Shaw Company has an established record in developing signature properties on behalf of corporate, institutional, and private investor clients. Our development categories include Retail, Mixed Use, Residential, Senior/Independent Housing, Hotel, Office, and Land Development.

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Luther Village

Senior / Independent Housing

A renowned senior care facility, Luther Village is the first full-equity, active-adult, retirement community in the Midwest and was established in 1990.

Homan Square


Over three decades, The Shaw Company transformed the original world headquarters of Sears, Roebuck and Company into a thriving mixed-use community.

Fountain Square of Waukegan


Fountain Square of Waukegan is The Shaw Company’s successful redevelopment of the former Lakehurst Mall into a thriving mixed-use development.


Center Court Gardens


A 300-unit apartment complex developed in partnership with Rush University Medical Center spurred additional development and urban renewal.

Manheim Business Park


The Shaw Company partnered with Manheim Auctions as a development consultant for this 906-acre site, home to Manheim Chicago Auto Auction.

Fountain Square of Lombard


The Shaw Company acted as a joint venture developer with the Bethany Theological Seminary to help it capitalize on underutilized, premier property consisting of 51 acres.


Prairie Market


The Shaw Company was engaged to serve as a development consultant charged with transforming a family farm into a thriving retail center.

Distinctive North Shore Homes


As a developer of distinctive homes in Chicago's North Shore, our luxurious properties are remarkable for their quality, and are backed by years of experience.

Chicago Hilton & Towers


The renovation of Chicago’s landmark Conrad Hilton Hotel was directed, managed, and executed by The Shaw Company.


Embassy Suites Hotels


The Shaw Company developed six Embassy Suites Hotels in Chicagoland, Washington D.C., and New Jersey.

Prairie Crossing


A breakthrough in open land preservation, Prairie Crossing is the first “conservation community” developed with existing land and landscape in mind.

Garibaldi Square


The Shaw Company brought new vitality to the University Village community by spurring rehabilitation and infill development.


Lake Point Tower


Lake Point Tower is one of the tallest reinforced concrete structures in the world, and an iconic piece of Chicago’s skyline.

Museum Tower


This breakthrough development incorporates a 44-story condominium tower built above New York City’s famed Museum of Modern Art.

Greenwich Court


This privately financed residential development built in lower Manhattan’s TriBeCa district, Greenwich Court includes twin, 11-story condominium structures with ground floor retail.


676 N St. Clair


Today this 550,000 square foot high-rise is a prominent feature in Northwestern Memorial Hospital’s medical campus just off of The Magnificent Mile.

551 W Madison


The Shaw Company converted this 17-story hotel into a modern office structure that remains a highly valuable Midtown commercial property.