What will eventually become Chicago's third-tallest building broke ground today, with local dignitaries and others from China on hand to witness the historic moment.
The Jeanne Gang-designed tower will eventually reach a height of 1,186 feet and will include both a hotel and condo residences. The tower is a joint venture between Magellan Development and China's Dalian Wanda Group, that country's biggest real estate company. The Vista will be their largest investment in this country.
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