114 results for “Chicago Department of Buildings”
CRE N Illinois

On the Corner: Clark & Washington

| Peter Holstein

The story begins in a basement at the corner of Clark and Washington. Even better, in the Torrens Vault of the Cook County Building. The vault is tantalizingly archaic and contains thousands of handwritten corner stories going all the way back to the beginning. Lines and lines which once passed as everyday penmanship now to us post-millenni…

Legal N Illinois

Forecast 2020: Real Estate Law

| Matt Baker

With past experience in the offices of the Illinois Attorney General and in Chicago’s Corporation Counsel, Jack George has helped to mold Chicago. Now a partner with Akerman, he is still shaping the city, though in more concrete terms, bringing zoning and legal consideration to numerous blockbuster developments.

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Josh Graham

| Matt Baker

Josh Graham, CPA, is a senior manager in the Chicago office of Wipfli. He works in the firm’s construction and real estate and private equity practices, with a specific focus on Qualified Opportunity Zones.

Multifamily N Illinois

Dearborn Homes community in Chicago's Bronzeville set to go solar

In a first of its kind public and private sector innovation project for Chicago, the Dearborn Homes public housing development that serves more than 600 families in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood is producing renewable energy via private solar panels primarily on its rooftops. This solar installation completed this month supports ComEd’…

Legal N Illinois

Leading real estate partner joins Latham & Watkins in Chicago

Latham & Watkins LLP announced that Robert Fernandez has joined the firm’s Chicago office as a partner in the corporate department and member of the real estate practice. Fernandez represents clients on a range of sophisticated real estate transactions, with a particular focus on financings, acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, comme…

Finance N Illinois

National Equity Fund names Matthew Reilein as president and CEO

National Equity Fund, a syndicator of the low-income housing tax credits (LIHTC) program, announced the appointment of Matthew Reilein as president and CEO, effective June 1, 2019. Reilein will oversee all day-to-day operations of the Chicago-based nonprofit, including the effective implementation of all policies and programs. Reilein will …

Retail N Illinois

New Jewel ends 50-year food desert for Chicago's Woodlawn neighborhood

The Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH) joined with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and community members to celebrate the grand opening of a new Jewel-Osco store in Chicago’s Woodlawn neighborhood. The move comes after more than $410 million in investment over nearly a decade of redevelopment efforts that started with a modest rehab of th…

CRE N Illinois

Kinzie Industrial Corridor flex space sells for $3.9 million

Interra Realty announced the $3.9 million sale of 1827 W. Hubbard Street, a 33,000-square-foot flex office building in Chicago’s West Town neighborhood, within the boundaries of the Kinzie Industrial Corridor. Interra director Colin O’Malley and co-founding principal Jon Morgan represented the private seller. The buyer was Chicago-based Day…