Chicago is an incredible city with a rich history and bustling present-day culture. It has been home to world renowned architects such as Mies van der Rohe, Louis Sullivan, and Frank Lloyd Wright who have left an indelible mark on the city’s landscape. Although the buildings constructed by these masters are iconic for their beauty and design, there is another type of construction that makes up what we consider to be the backbone of Chicago – its forms. Forms play a crucial role in the advancement of building projects from inception to completion in any municipality but especially so in Chicago. In this blog post, we will take a look at some common forms used by developers when starting or completing large-scale projects within the bounds of Chicago’s vibrant city limits.