Chicago Architecture Info

UBS Tower

Official name: One North Wacker
1 North Wacker Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Basic Information
Designed by Lohan Associates
Type Skyscraper
Floors: 51
Maximum height 651 feet/195 meters
Neighborhood: The Loop
More Information
  • Floor space: 1,754,000 square feet
  • Rentable floor space: 1,400,000 square feet
  • Auditorium seating: 250
  • Developer: The John Buck Company
  • This was the first building in Chicago to use glass cable-stayed walls in its lobby.
  • Lobby height: 40 feet
  • 2002: This building was bought for $415,000,000.
  • February, 2008: Plans were announced for Hines Interests to buy this building from RREEF for $540,000,000.
  • April 2, 2008: The purchase by Hines was completed.