Five Stars: Best Apartment, Illinois, USA - Optima Chicago Center by Optima Inc.
Highly Commended: Residential High-Rise Development, Illinois, USA - Optima Chicago Center by Optima Inc.

A developer with an architect's vision, Optima has been designing and building some of the most striking urban and suburban luxury residential communities in the United States for over three decades. The company's latest award-winning projects are Optima Chicago Center and Optima Sonoran Village.

Located in downtown Chicago, Optima Chicago Center is a mixed-use residential tower of 42 stories with 324 luxury rental units. The architect designed the building as a 21st-century urban solution to luxurious, high-rise residential design. The tower's exterior has an elegant simplicity in contrast to the complex façades surrounding it. Transparent glass is used at street level, black translucent glass at parking level and energy-efficient silver metallic glass features on the residentail floors. Interior spaces continue this bold simplicity while the Sky Garden Terrace enables residents to enjoy panoramic views.