More than 200 results for “Cohen Financial”
Industrial N Illinois

Prologis to acquire Industrial Property Trust in $4B deal

Logistics real estate giant Prologis, Inc. has signed a definitive merger agreement to acquire Industrial Property Trust Inc. (IPT). Prologis will acquire IPT's wholly owned real estate assets for approximately $3.99 billion in a cash transaction, including the assumption and repayment of debt. The transaction is expected to close by the fi…

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Anthony Farella

As a vice president at North Wells Capital, Anthony Farella assists with the company’s commercial real estate investment and development activities. Since joining the firm in 2016 he has helped grow, manage and add value to a portfolio of commercial assets in both the River North neighborhood of Chicago as well as in Milwaukee.

Retail N Illinois

The bank backfill: Sourcing retail tenants for vacant branches

| Matt Baker

This week, 44 bank branches throughout Chicagoland will shut down as a redundancy mitigation measure following Fifth Third Bank’s acquisition of MB Financial in March. Property owners will want to get a new tenant lined up as soon as possible, but there’s one issue: the only fitting tenants for these spaces are other banks.

CRE N Illinois

Kaegi elicits mixed reactions at SIOR/AIRE/CCIM event

| Daniel Benassi, SIOR

New Cook County Assessor, Fritz Kaegi, is traveling around the county to articulate his new policies and platform, including a recent speech to a packed room at the May meeting of the Chicago Chapter of Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), co-hosted with the Association of Industrial Real Estate Brokers (AIRE) and the Illinois …

Office L Iowa

KDC begins construction on corporate headquarters in West Des Moines

KDC has begun construction on Sammons Financial Group’s new corporate headquarters in West Des Moines, Iowa. Designed to accommodate the company’s growth during the next 20 years, the six-story, 215,00- square-foot building will provide space for about 200 new jobs in addition to the existing workforce of more than 500 employees in the West…

CRE N Illinois

JLL to complete acquisition of HFF next week

Chicago-based JLL and HFF, Inc. announced today that the parties have received the requisite regulatory approvals and that JLL's acquisition of HFF is expected to close on Monday, July 1, 2019. The deal will occur after the close of regular trading hours on the New York Stock Exchange, pending approval by HFF stockholders at the HFF annual …

Retail N Illinois

InvenTrust Properties Corp. appoints Daniel Busch as CFO

InvenTrust Properties Corp., a Downers Grove, Illinois-based retail REIT, has appointed Daniel J. Busch as executive vice president, CFO and treasurer, effective September 3, 2019. Adam M. Jaworski, who has served as the company’s interim principal financial officer since August 2018, will continue in his role as senior vice president, chie…

CRE L Iowa

The future looks bright -- and busy -- for Des Moines

| Dan Rafter

Take an educated workforce and a prime location in the center of the United States. Add in a low cost of doing business and a strong interstate highway system. It’s a formula for commercial real estate success. And city that has all this? Des Moines, Iowa.

CRE N Illinois

First phase of Bears' Halas Hall modernization completed

Mortenson recently completed the first phase of the partial demolition, expansion and renovation of Halas Hall, the iconic Lake Forest, Illinois headquarters of the Chicago Bears. The first phase, turned over on April 1, focused on football operations and included demolition of part of the original facility and building a 165,000-square-foo…

Multifamily Midwest

Are high rents chasing younger adults from the city?

| Dan Rafter

What’s the biggest weakness of the multifamily market in the United States today? Brokers across the Midwest frequently point to the lack of affordable apartment units in their cities. The new apartment buildings rising throughout the region, they say, boast a slew of amenities and great locations in the heart of urban areas. But they also …