CRE N Illinois
One Bennett Park's publicly available, two-acre park officially opens

One Bennett Park's publicly available, two-acre park officially opens

Last Tuesday, developer Related Midwest hosted a grand opening celebration for Bennett Park in Chicago’s downtown Streeterville neighborhood. Developed by Related Midwest and designed by the award-winning landscape architectural firm of Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, creator of Chicago’s Maggie Daley Park and The 606 trail, the two-acre public park is adjacent to the developer’s new 70-story One Bennett Park residential tower.

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Essex on the Park becomes Chicago’s first WELL Certified multifamily property

Essex on the Park becomes Chicago’s first WELL Certified multifamily property

Essex on the Park, Chicago’s new 56-story, 479-unit luxury apartment building at 808 S. Michigan Avenue, has been awarded WELL Certification by the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI). Essex developers, Oxford Capital Group and Quadrum Global, and property managers The Bozzuto Group worked closely with several key partners to ensure Essex on the Park met the high standards required to achieve WELL.

CRE N Illinois
CRE Future Leaders: Troy Beebe

CRE Future Leaders: Troy Beebe

Troy Beebe joined Essex Realty Group in 2016 where, as a director, he focuses on multifamily and mixed-use asset sales throughout suburban Chicago. He has an entrepreneurial spirit and has started numerous businesses ranging from information technology to self-storage and moving.

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Part of the $500 million overhaul at Chicago’s iconic Willis Tower is the transformation of the building’s base, replacing what had been an unwelcoming environment to something open, airy and revenue generating.

Engineering a renaissance at Willis Tower

For close to two years, Chicago’s iconic Willis Tower has been undergoing a $500 million overhaul, including new elevators, lighting and amenities. But the most evident update is the transformation of the building’s base, tearing out the fortified battlement at street level and replacing it with a modern and airy superstructure.

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308 W. Erie Street, Chicago.

First look at planned River North office developments

North Wells Capital, the investment management affiliate of Chicago-based Urban Innovations, has announced details of proposed new developments at 306 W. Erie, 301 W. Huron and 320 W. Huron in Chicago’s thriving River North neighborhood. All three properties are represented by JLL as leasing agent and by Urban Innovations as property manager.