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CRE N Illinois

Kristensen Boxing Smoker set for Jan 25 at the Palmer House Hilton

On Saturday January 25th, more than 300 commercial real estate professionals and friends will gather for the 2nd Annual Kristensen Boxing Smoker at the Palmer House Hilton, where boxers from the U.S. Naval Academy will take on Chicago Golden Gloves Champions in eight bouts. The event is sponsored by Related Midwest, LendLease, F.E. Moran, T…

Multifamily N Illinois

Five winter don'ts for multifamily property managers

| Jack Devedjian

From frigid temperatures and piles of snow to burst pipes and icy sidewalks, danger can lurk around every corner of a Chicago apartment property during winter. But, with some advance planning and a focus on prevention, property managers can get through the winter season without incident.

CRE N Illinois

Paul Reaumond promoted to vice chairman in Chicago for CBRE

CBRE announced the promotion of Paul Reaumond to vice chairman, the highest producer ranking at the firm. Part of CBRE’s occupier advisory and transactions business, Reaumond has completed 20.5 million square feet of transactions valued at more than $4 billion since joining the firm in 2008.

CRE N Illinois

ATG joins American Title Reinsurance Alliance

Chicago-based Attorneys’ Title Guaranty Fund, Inc. (ATG) has become the tenth member of the American Title Reinsurance Alliance (ATRA). ATRA secures reinsurance coverage via eight A through A+ rated Lloyds of London syndicates led by the Beazley syndicate. ATRA was formed in January 2012 to provide a secure source of reinsurance for large t…

CRE N Illinois

The state of the Chicago market in 2020

| Matt Baker

Every year for the last 18 years, REjournals has hosted its annual kickoff conference, the Chicago Commercial Real Estate Forecast. It’s a massive event—the largest of its kind—but there’s always one must-see panel: The State of the Market.

Industrial N Illinois

Exeter acquires 193,000-SF Lombard industrial building

Colliers International | Chicago arranged the acquisition of a 193,000-square-foot industrial building located at 100 Progress Road in Lombard, Illinois. Exeter Property Group was the buyer while the seller was a private investor. Colliers’ David Bercu represented both sides in the transaction. The purchase price was not disclosed.

Net Lease N Illinois

JLL closes $7M sale of TCF National Bank building in Chicago

JLL Capital Markets announced has closed the $7 million sale of a 7,902-square-foot, single-tenant building, triple-net-ground leased to TCF National Bank in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood. JLL marketed the property on behalf of the seller and procured the Chicago-based buyer, which purchased the asset in a 1031 exchange.

CRE N Illinois

Chicago chapter of SIOR appoints 2020 executive board officers

The Chicago chapter of the Society of Industrial & Office Realtors (SIOR) recently named their new executive board officers for the year 2020. Tom Boyle, SIOR, vice president, Lee & Associates, will lead the organization, which includes nearly 200 of the top office and industrial real estate brokers in the Chicago market.

CRE N Illinois

State Street that great street? Chicago Loop Alliance and Site Design Group will release first plan for the retail corridor in over 30 years

Chicago Loop Alliance is producing a State Street Corridor Plan, to be released in fall 2020. Urban design and architecture firm Site Design Group, Ltd. was selected from a competitive pool of applicants to create the plan, which will include recommendations on character, aesthetics and infrastructure; public space; transportation and mobil…

CRE N Illinois

More than 900 CRE professionals pack the house for the 2020 Forecast

Last Thursday, January 9, REjournals hosted their annual Chicago Commercial Real Estate Forecast conference at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. Considered by many in the industry to be the kickoff event of the year, the conference—now in its 18th year, attracted more than 900 CRE professionals for a day of networking and insight.

CRE N Illinois

Chicago Design Network and Agency Brand Studio announce joint venture

Chicago Design Network and Agency Brand Studio today announced a joint venture that will offer a one-stop shop for design and branding services. The unification will build on more than three decades of inspiring business architecture and recent collaborations between the two firms as the partnership focuses on delivering thoughtful architec…

Industrial N Illinois

The Cook County conundrum

| Matt Baker

A paradox of the local industrial market is that taxes and politics have made investors leery about acquiring assets in Cook County. At the same time, however, users absolutely need to be there because there’s no greater concentration in the Midwest of both consumers and good labor.

CRE N Illinois

Chicago: Coarse and strong and cunning

| Matt Baker

In Carl Sandburg’s lauded poem of his hometown, he describes a city that—beneath a veneer of sweat and soot and vulgarity—thrums with vitality and swagger, too ambitious to be wary of any roadblocks ahead. A century after Chicago’s publication, does this poem still depict its eponymous source?

CRE N Illinois

Corporate Concepts elevates Catie Kill to director of market strategy

Corporate Concepts, an office environments company specializing in the sale and integration of high-performance furniture solutions, has created a new position, director of market strategy, promoting Catie Kill in the firm’s Chicago office to that role from business development associate. Kill will be responsible for strategy and developmen…

CRE N Illinois

SIOR Chicago awards $12,000 to 2019 scholarship winners

The Chicago chapter of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) and the SIOR Foundation awarded four scholarships totaling $12,000. Each of the four students received a scholarship of $3,000. The Chicago chapter of SIOR 2019 Scholarship Committee included Terri Alexander, SIOR, of Transwestern; Larry Goldwasser, SIOR, of Cushman…