Harbor Point (skyscraper)

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Harbor Point
Harbor Point, Chicago.jpg
General information
Status Complete
Type Residential condominium
Coordinates 41°53′5.92″N 87°36′53.39″W / 41.8849778°N 87.6148306°W / 41.8849778; -87.6148306Coordinates: 41°53′5.92″N 87°36′53.39″W / 41.8849778°N 87.6148306°W / 41.8849778; -87.6148306
Completed 1972
Owner Private
Height
Antenna spire 168 m (551 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 54
Design and construction
Architect Solomon, Cordwell, Buenz and Associates
View from the harbor.

Built in 1972, Harbor Point Condominiums is a residential and commercial building in Chicago, Illinois, United States, on Lake Michigan. It was the first original condominium building in the city.

Overview[edit]

Standing nearly 168 meters (551 feet) with 54 floors,[1] it is among the tallest buildings in Chicago.

The building has views of both Grant and Millennium Parks and sits on Chicago's Monroe Harbor.

Residents of the 742 units have access to the amenities such as an indoor pool and hot tub, outdoor sun deck, work-out facility, indoor basketball and racquetball courts, a hobby room for messy projects, a lounge with free wi-fi, an indoor children's playroom, two large hospitality rooms, private outdoor garden and park, valet parking and full-time doormen and security.

The building has 22 commercial businesses, primarily located on the lower level such as a dry cleaner, grocery store, and realty agents.

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Position in Chicago's skyline[edit]

311 South WackerWillis TowerChicago Board of Trade Building111 South WackerAT&T Corporate CenterKluczynski Federal BuildingCNA CenterChase TowerThree First National PlazaMid-Continental PlazaRichard J. Daley CenterChicago Title and Trust Center77 West WackerPittsfield BuildingLeo Burnett BuildingThe Heritage at Millennium ParkCrain Communications BuildingIBM PlazaOne Prudential PlazaTwo Prudential PlazaAon CenterBlue Cross and Blue Shield Tower340 on the ParkPark TowerOlympia Centre900 North MichiganJohn Hancock CenterWater Tower PlaceHarbor PointThe ParkshoreNorth Pier ApartmentsLake Point TowerJay Pritzker PavilionBuckingham FountainLake MichiganLake MichiganLake MichiganThe skyline of a city with many large skyscrapers; in the foreground are a green park and a lake with many sailboats moored on it. Over 30 of the skyscrapers and some park features are labeled.

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