Summit Design + Build LLC has recently been selected for a 14,850-square-foot office build-out for Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago Inc. (NHS) at 1279 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago.
A nonprofit organization established in 1975, NHS offers Chicago residents affordable resources as a means to help purchase, fix and keep their homes. The company partners with a variety of individuals and organizations including neighboring residents, block clubs, neighborhood organizations, financial organizations, the City of Chicago, insurance companies, corporations and foundations to help families protect and preserve their homes.
The firm, which is currently located in the same building, will be relocating to the fourth floor. Construction plans include the repair of exposed ceilings, all new lighting & MEP reconfiguration with the replacement of two new RTUs. The build-out also includes all new framing and drywall to create full height perimeter offices surrounding a large open office area in the center of the space.
Summit Design + Build’s David Brown, project manager, and Chuck Schmidt, superintendent, will be responsible for the on-site construction of NHS. Architectural services will be provided by Archideas and Centrum Properties is the developer of the project. Completion is scheduled for second quarter 2013.