Retail N Illinois
Virtual restaurant concept opening in Chicago's River North

Virtual restaurant concept opening in Chicago's River North

Kitchen United, a Los Angeles-based virtual restaurant provider, announced the opening of its next kitchen center at 825 N. Sedgwick Street in Chicago’s River North neighborhood. Coming on the heels of a $10 million funding round led by GV, Kitchen United will work with restaurant partners to begin move-in in mid-December, and will start serving Chicago consumers in January.

Industrial N Illinois
Venture One completes 100,000-SF expansion for Danfoss

Venture One completes 100,000-SF expansion for Danfoss

Venture One Real Estate has completed a 100,000-square-foot expansion to an existing Danfoss distribution facility in Venture One’s Loves Park Corporate Center in Loves Park, Illinois. Venture One developed Danfoss’s existing 100,000-square-foot warehouse in 2011. The combined 200,000 square foot logistics facility is adjacent to Danfoss’s 250,000 square foot office and production building—home to Danfoss’ VLT Drives division.

Legal N Illinois
Robbins, Salomon & Patt helps more than 400 children

Robbins, Salomon & Patt helps more than 400 children

Robbins, Salomon & Patt, Ltd. (RSP) recently partnered with Back 2 School Illinois (B2SI) as part of its commitment in Chicago neighborhoods and its inaugural charitable event. Through partnerships like these, B2SI distributes free school supplies to children from low-income families in the form of back to school kits.

Retail N Illinois
Structured Development to develop final phase of Orland Park "triangle" property

Structured Development to develop final phase of Orland Park "triangle" property

The village of Orland Park, Illinois has selected Structured Development LLC to develop the final phase of the southwest suburb’s downtown Main Street “Triangle” property. In a unanimous vote, the village’s Board of Trustees chose Structured Development to complete the five remaining parcels—collectively comprising approximately nine acres—in the 27-acre “Triangle” master plan.

CRE N Illinois
CRE Future Leaders: Willie Hoag

CRE Future Leaders: Willie Hoag

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Willie Hoag, a tenant representation specialist for Mid-America Real Estate Corporation. Hoag has coordinated efforts for national retailers new to the Chicago market, as well as existing retailers who seek to change strategy or re-brand themselves through their real estate efforts.

CRE N Illinois
Rebekah Carlson;NICAR

NICAR installs Rebekah Carlson to head leadership team for 2018-2019

The Northern Illinois Commercial Association of Realtors (NICAR) installed a new executive board, along with nine other board members to lead the association through the 2018-2019 board term. At the same meeting NICAR also thanked Chris Schramko for his year leading the association. The festivities took place at the association’s installation luncheon on November 13.

Office N Illinois
Construction begins on The Oxxford in Chicago's West Loop

Construction begins on The Oxxford in Chicago's West Loop

The Missner Group has begun construction at the Oxxford, located at 1220 W. Van Buren Street in Chicago. The Missner Group plans to redevelop the current seven-story, 115,000-square-foot office, showroom and manufacturing building into a nine-story, 140,000-square-foot, Class A, loft office/commercial building to further support the growing demand of companies seeking a West Loop location.

CRE N Illinois
Mike Harvey;Cawley Chicago

Cawley Chicago adds Bliss, Dixon and Harvey to its capital markets platform

Cawley Chicago has appointed Mike Harvey, J.J. Bliss and Robert Dixon as senior vice presidents, as the firm continues to build a competitive and comprehensive commercial real estate services platform for its clients. The addition of these experienced professionals expands Cawley Chicago’s capital markets brokerage capabilities and formally introduces its ability to provide creative financing services, including debt and equity placement.

Multifamily N Illinois
Habitat team members including founder and chairman Daniel Levin (center), president Matt Fiascone (to Levin's left) and executive vice president, property management Sheila Byrne (to Levin's right), gathered in front of the newly renovated East Park SRO on Tuesday, Nov. 13.

Mayor Emanuel, The Habitat Company cut ribbon on East Garfield Park SRO

Chicago-based multifamily developer and property manager, The Habitat Company, completed a $16 million acquisition and rehabilitation of a 153-unit single room occupancy (SRO) community in Chicago’s East Garfield Park neighborhood. Mayor Rahm Emanuel attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony, along with 28th Ward Alderman Jason Ervin, city officials, Habitat team members and residents of the building.