Industrial N Illinois
New infrastructure to open O’Hare submarket

New infrastructure to open O’Hare submarket

The O’Hare market is known for being tight and expensive, but NAI Hiffman’s Brian Colson said that he expects this to change in the coming year thanks to a new project by the Illinois Tollway. That project has the goal of making infrastructure more efficient, and could have a significant impact on the O’Hare submarket.

Finance N Illinois
Tax overall could mean big changes for developers working affordable housing, historic properties

Tax overall could mean big changes for developers working affordable housing, historic properties

For those concerned with recent proposals to overhaul the nation’s tax code, it can feel like they’re dealing with a giant pile of what-if and if-then scenarios. The proposals from the House and Senate aren’t winning over everyone, but do they ever? But within the tax bill lie a few key components that are important for the commercial real estate industry in Chicago. This includes changes to the New Markets Tax Credit program and the federal Historic Tax Credit program.