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Finance Midwest

Financing the new kids on the block: Co-living, cannabis and workforce housing

| Matthew Wurtzebach

As 2019 draws to a close, investor interest is growing in several emerging assets, including co-living, workforce housing and cannabis tenants. Matt Wurtzebach, senior vice president in the Commercial Finance Group at national real estate services firm Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, shared his thoughts with Midwest Real Estate News about …

Finance N Illinois

Draper and Kramer hires Jacob Vial as SVP for FHA/HUD lending

Draper and Kramer has hired Jacob Vial as senior vice president in the company’s commercial finance group, overseeing Federal Housing Administration/Housing and Urban Development lending for multifamily and senior housing properties. Based out of the firm’s Chicago headquarters, he will serve as chief underwriter for all credit decisions an…

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leader: Kristen Alessi

Kristen Alessi is a property manager at Draper and Kramer, overseeing the community at Eleven Thirty in Chicago’s South Loop. She joined the firm in 2013 as a property administrator, quickly advanced through promotions and was recently named Accredited Residential Manager of the Year by the Institute of Real Estate Management’s Chicago chapter.

CRE N Illinois

CREW Chicago holds 8th industry leadership achievement award dinner

Last week, CREW Chicago held its 8th Industry Leadership Achievement Award Dinner. Over 350 gathered to celebrate Trish Kelly, president of TCF Commercial Banking. Kelly is a long-standing, active member of CREW Chicago and has provided her leadership skills to many CREW Chicago events. Kelly was chosen for her tireless commitment to helpin…

Multifamily N Illinois

275-unit South Loop multifamily project breaks ground

Draper and Kramer, Incorporated announced that it has started construction on 2111 S. Wabash Avenue, a 24-story, 275-unit building in the McCormick Square area of Chicago’s South Loop. Located less than one block from the CTA’s Cermak/McCormick Place Green Line station, the transit-oriented development will offer residents a convenient loca…

CRE N Illinois

Draper and Kramer announces four executive-level promotions

Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, a Chicago-based real estate services firm, announced the promotion of four senior executives. Edward Polich has been named executive vice president of real estate, while Blas Puzon has been promoted to chief investment officer. Additionally, Julie Stevlingson is stepping into an expanded role leading constru…

CRE N Illinois

Draper and Kramer employees receive IREM recognition

Full-service real estate firm Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, announced that two employees from its residential management group have been recognized by the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). Colleen Needham has been named IREM Chicago Chapter 23 secretary for 2019 and Timothy Kramer was certified as an IREM instructor, the first …

CRE N Illinois

Draper and Kramer names Todd Bancroft as president and CEO

The Draper and Kramer board of directors has appointed chief operating officer and general counsel Todd Bancroft as the firm’s next president and chief executive officer. Bancroft, who has been serving as interim president and CEO of the real estate services firm for the last three months, succeeds Midwest Real Estate News hall of famer For…