Opening a Business

Opening a new business or looking to expand? Proposing a new development in the neighborhood? Uptown United & the Uptown Chamber of Commerce can guide you through these processes, offer feedback on your application, and connect you with the appropriate people to complete your project. For those looking for retail or office space, the Uptown Chamber of Commerce also offers access to a database of commercial properties, demographic and spending data, along with local knowledge to help find the right fit for your business or organization.

Looking for a location for a new business or development? Contact us about available properties in the neighborhood.

View an Interactive Map of Available Properties Here

For more detailed information on permit, licensing, and zoning, and business location assistance, please contact the Uptown Chamber of Commerce at 773.878.1184. 

Doing Business In Uptown

For an in depth technical assistance guide on opening or expanding a business in Uptown, reach out to either Uptown United or the Uptown Chamber of Commerce to request a copy of our Doing Business in Uptown publication. You can also download a copy of this helpful guide.

Download Doing Business in Uptown Guide