Chicago Architecture Info

The New Hope Apartments

Formerly known as YWCA Building
301 Northeast Jefferson Avenue
Peoria, Illinois 61602
Basic Information
Designed by Hewitt Emerson & Gregg
Cost $400,000
Type Residential
Neighborhood: Downtown Peoria
More Information
  • Contractor: W.M. Allen & Son
  • August 23, 1928: The permit was issued for this building, valued at $239,000.
  • May 15, 2007: This building was added to the National Register of Historic Places.
  • 2008: The building was renovated and turned from an an abandoned YWCA into housing for the needy.