Old Orchard Owner Unveils Redevelopment Plan For Apartments At Mall

SKOKIE, IL — The owner of Westfield Old Orchard shopping center in Skokie this week offered the first public look at architectural renderings of th...

December 8, 2022
4:52 AM

SKOKIE, IL — The owner of Westfield Old Orchard shopping center in Skokie this week offered the first public look at architectural renderings of the first phase of a nine-figure redevelopment plan.Representatives of Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield, or URW, the mall's Paris-based parent company, revealed plans to demolish a recently shuttered anchor tenant and add about 350 apartments to the shopping center. Stephen Fluhr, URW's senior vice president of development, said the company is currently looking for a residential co-developer to partner on the next phase of its redevelopment project at Old Orchard, which first opened in 1956.

Jonah Meadows