Vue 53 on 53rd Street in Hyde Park, Chicago, Gets Going

This is such an innovative urban mixed use project at 53rd Street and Kenwood in Hyde Park.  Part of the University of Chicago's efforts to encourage new retail, restaurant, hotel and office establishments.  

The new Harper Court really started this process with many new retailers such as Villa Shoes and Akira; new restaurants and specialty food places -- A10, Yusho, Chipotle, The Promontory, Ja Grille, Porkchop, Native Foods Cafe, Red Mango, Starbucks, and Kilwins; the Harper Theater;  the brand new Hyatt Place - Hyde Park; LA Fitness; Nancy Krause Floral Design; and CorePower Yoga.

Addition innovation is the use of S. Harper Avenue and 53rd Street for retail pop-ups by local entrepreneurs.  Check out the newest pop-ups -- Lively Athletics, Silver Room, Belle Up Boutique,  and Anastasia.  

Soon to anchor 51st and Lake Park is a new Whole Foods.

Jerry L. Hoffman

Hoffman Strategy Group LLC, 4424 Hallcliffe Road, Lincoln, NE, 68516, United States

Jerry L. Hoffman is owner of Hoffman Strategy Group LLC, a firm nationally known for strategic development, economic analysis, and market location consultancy.