Building Info

1840 N. Farwell Ave.

Office building demolished to make way for Farwell Tower. Was home to New Land Enterprises along with a number of other tenants.

Located on Milwaukee’s Lower East Side.

Sign inside the building refered to it as the Northern States Life Building.

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IDDateTypeDescription
PWOP-18-009842018/07/11Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit.
ELEV-18-000952018/07/10Permit
Elevator Permit.
COM-ALT-18-005082018/06/21Permit
Commercial Alteration Permit.
PWOP-18-008502018/06/13Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit.
ELEC_LV-18-000812018/04/20Permit
Low Voltage Permit.
BCV-18-000142018/04/11Permit
Building Code Variance.
ELEC_LV-18-000632018/04/05Permit
Low Voltage Permit.
PWEU-18-010072018/03/15Permit
ROW Excavation Utility.
ELEV-18-000222018/02/23Permit
Elevator Permit.
ELEV-18-000232018/02/23Permit
Elevator Permit.
TANK-17-001512017/12/17Permit
Tank Permit.
PWEU-17-024542017/11/10Permit
ROW Excavation Utility.
PWEN-17-004712017/10/15Permit
ROW Excavation Non-Utility.
PWRS-17-003502017/10/14Permit
ROW Restoration Permit.
HVAC-GEN-17-025082017/08/17Permit
HVAC General Permit.
ELEC-17-048652017/08/12Permit
Electrical Permit.
PWEN-17-003852017/08/11Permit
ROW Excavation Non-Utility.
ELEC-17-048052017/08/10Permit
Electrical Permit.
PLB-17-033262017/08/09Permit
Gas Piping.
PWPA-17-001702017/08/01Permit
Pole and Anchor Permit.
PWEU-17-014492017/07/29Permit
ROW Excavation Utility.
PWEU-17-013712017/07/15Permit
ROW Excavation Utility.
PLB-17-021742017/05/26Permit
Building Plumbing Permit.
PWOP-17-006002017/05/13Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit.
PWRS-17-000792017/04/28Permit
ROW Restoration Permit.
PLB_WS-17-000782017/04/28Permit
Water Service.
PLB_WS-17-000752017/04/28Permit
Water Service.
PWEN-17-001442017/04/28Permit
ROW Excavation Non-Utility.
PWOP-17-001632017/02/23Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit.
PWOP-16-015492016/11/19Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit.
PLB_HYD-16-000032016/10/25Permit
Hydrant Permit.
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Content referencing 1840 N. Farwell Ave.

Friday Photos: Farwell Tower Emerges
Friday Photos

Farwell Tower Emerges

Core of 13-story apartment building emerges on Lower East Side.

Plenty of Horne: More Problems For New Land
Plenty of Horne

More Problems For New Land

Gokhman project that created Farwell "mini-earthquake" now has stuck truck.

Eyes on Milwaukee: “Mini Earthquake” On Farwell Avenue?
Eyes on Milwaukee

“Mini Earthquake” On Farwell Avenue?

Building's deconstruction spills into street. Over $2,000 in citations issued.

Friday Photos: East Side Deconstruction
Friday Photos

East Side Deconstruction

Building at 1840 N. Farwell Ave. coming down for 13-floor apartment building.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Inside Trio Apartments in Walker’s Point
Eyes on Milwaukee

Inside Trio Apartments in Walker’s Point

The 120 unit, three-building complex boasts ingeniously efficient, space saving apartments.

Friday Photos: Rhythm Rises To a New Beat
Friday Photos

Rhythm Rises To a New Beat

New apartment building is part of a completely transformed Lower East Side neighborhood.

Friday Photos: Gokhman’s Transit-Oriented Apartments
Friday Photos

Gokhman’s Transit-Oriented Apartments

Walker's Point project is another example of new, transit-friendly apartments.

Eyes on Milwaukee: 26-Story Tower for Prospect Avenue
Eyes on Milwaukee

26-Story Tower for Prospect Avenue

Here are all the details on proposed $55 million project: renderings, floor plans, diagrams.

Eyes on Milwaukee: New High Rise for East Side
Eyes on Milwaukee

New High Rise for East Side

It's a 13-story, 153-unit apartment building and neighbors seem to love the idea!