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CRE Future Leaders: Tim Swanson

CRE Future Leaders: Tim Swanson

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Tim Swanson, chief design officer at Skender. He leads Skender’s team of architects and designers—bringing his passion for integrating the design and construction process to the firm’s clients.

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The University of Kansas is using a P3 delivery method for a 40-acre project that will include a 285,000-square-foot science facility, 26,500-square-foot student union, 1,200 beds of student housing and about 2,000 parking spaces.

Public-private partnerships providing a boost to municipalities

The big message from the Public-Private Partnership Conference & Expo held in late February in Dallas? That these partnerships – known in the industry as P3 projects – are on the rise in the United States. And this includes in the Midwest, where several states have relied on P3 projects to deliver new highways, public transit systems and municipal buildings.

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Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame: CBRE's Susan Lines

Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame: CBRE's Susan Lines

Every year, Midwest Real Estate News publishes its Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame issue, spotlighting the careers of the most successful CRE professionals in the Midwest. This year, we are also running those profiles online. Today, we highlight the success story of Susan Lines, senior vice president with the Akron, Ohio, office of CBRE.

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Colliers International acquires controling stake in Harrison Street Real Estate

Colliers International acquires controling stake in Harrison Street Real Estate

Leading global commercial real estate services firm Colliers International Group Inc. has agreed to make a strategic investment in Harrison Street Real Estate Capital LLC, one of the largest real estate investment firms dedicated to the education, healthcare and storage sectors with approximately $14.6 billion in assets under management. The transaction, which is fully financed and subject to customary closing conditions, is expected to close by the third quarter of 2018.

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CRE Future Leaders: Erica Marshall

CRE Future Leaders: Erica Marshall

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Erica Marshall, leasing director with Zeller Realty Group’s (ZRG) leasing team, specializing in landlord representation and marketing for select properties within the firm’s 4.3 million-square-foot Chicago portfolio. Her current leasing assignments include the Wrigley Building and 401 North Michigan Avenue in Chicago and Old Orchard Towers in Skokie, Illinois.