Pile driving in progress at the Milwaukee construction site
MILWAUKEE – Progress is being made on the Couture development along the edge of Lake Milwaukee.
A press release from Rick Barrett of Barrett | Lo Visionary Development has released the following statement:
“Couture’s construction crews have made incredible progress on the job site, having recently hit bottom of the hole. We are now driving piles, and we will continue this process by erecting a tower crane in early 2022 before starting vertical construction.
Progress of work on Couture (Dec. 2, 2021)
Construction on the 44-story building officially began on May 11. The project will create not only apartments, but also shops and transport.
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In April, Barrett secured a loan of $ 104.7 million for the Couture project. He expects people to be able to start living in the 322-unit building by mid-2023. The units will vary from $ 1,650 to $ 9,000 depending on the Couture. It will also offer 42,000 square feet of retail space with types of transportation.
Couture should create 4,400 construction jobs and 200 permanent jobs.