1700 East 56th Street is the tallest building in Chicago south of 13th St.

Designed by Loewenberg Architects and completed in 1968.

The condominium conversion in 1994 had 5 different unit designs.

Each design is named after a famous architect from Chicago.

•The Adler, a 569-square-foot (52.9 m2) studio unit

  • Tiers 3 and 6

•The Burnham, a 793-square-foot (73.7 m2) 1-bedroom, 1-bath unit

  • Tiers 4, 5 and 10

•The Sullivan, a 1,166-square-foot (108.3 m2) 2-bedroom, 2-bath unit

  • Tier 9

•The Mies van der Rohe, a 1,263-square-foot (117.3 m2) corner 2-bedroom, 2-bath unit​

  • Tiers 2, 7 and 8

•The Wright, a 1,648-square-foot (153.1 m2) corner 3-bedroom, 3-bath unit.

  • Tier 1


  • The building has 10 "tiers." To identify these on the file below, look for the numbers on the entrance door to each unit.

  • Some units have been modified and/or combined and thus may be larger.