In the 19th century, Chicago built the world’s first modern skyscraper. In the 20th century, we created a world-renowned skyline. And today, Chicago aspires to make that skyline the most efficient on the planet. – Mayor Rahm Emanuel

440 North Wells Street


440 North Wells Street


River North


Wells Hubbard Limited Partnership

Property manager

Urban Innovations, Ltd.

Year Constructed

Circa 1905

Sq. Footage

112,671 square feet


8 stories

Building Description

The 440 North Wells building is a classic 8-story, exposed brick and timber commercial loft building dating back to the early 1900s in the heart of Chicago’s River North neighborhood. Amenities include tenant controlled HVAC, bicycle room and convenient access to public transportation.

Year Joined the Retrofit Chicago Energy Challenge

December 2014