CRE N Illinois
Keith Goode;Venture One Real Estate

Venture One promotes Keith Goode to CFO

Venture One Real Estate has promoted Keith Goode to chief financial officer. In his new role, Goode will oversee all accounting and financial functions for the company and its investment entities. Goode had served as vice president of finance since joining the company in 2015.

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Dr. Mark Eppli addresses attendees at NAIOP Chicago’s 2019 real estate forecast meeting.

NAIOP Chicago hosts 2019 forecast event

Over 300 industry professionals attended NAIOP Chicago’s 2019 real estate forecast breakfast meeting. For the eighth year, Dr. Mark Eppli, director and faculty associate, James A. Graaskamp Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, shared his industry trends and predictions.

Office N Illinois
West Loop office property sells for $8 million

West Loop office property sells for $8 million

A 27,895-square-foot, brick and timber loft office building sold at 327 N. Aberdeen in Chicago’s rapidly developing Fulton Market neighborhood. The property, which is one block from Google’s Midwest headquarters and three blocks from McDonald’s new world headquarters, sold for $8,150,000.

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Luxury apartment building Optima Signature enters co-working game, will lease out business suites

Luxury apartment building Optima Signature enters co-working game, will lease out business suites

Optima, Inc. is currently leasing fully furnished commercial office suites at Optima Signature, a 57-story, 490-unit Class A tower at 220 E. Illinois Street in Chicago’s Streeterville neighborhood. The suites are available to nonresidents of the building as well as residents. In a unique offering in the popular co-working market, individuals and small businesses leasing space at Optima Signature also have access to the development’s 1.5 acres of amenities across three floors.

Net Lease N Illinois
CRE Future Leaders: Jimmy Goodman

CRE Future Leaders: Jimmy Goodman

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Jimmy Goodman, partner at The Boulder Group, a boutique investment real estate service firm specializing in net-lease properties. The firm provides a full range of brokerage, advisory and financing services nationwide to a substantial and diversified client base, which includes high net worth individuals, developers, REITs, partnerships and institutional investment funds.

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Tegus signs on for 14,195 SF at 120 South LaSalle

Tegus signs on for 14,195 SF at 120 South LaSalle

Colliers International Chicago’s Tony Karmin and Joe Stevens represented Tegus, a fast-growing primary research platform that powers the decision-making process of institutional investors, in its new 14,195-square-foot, long-term lease at 120 S. LaSalle Street. The firm will move into the Chicago Loop property, owned by Toronto-based Slate Office REIT, in April 2019.