60 results for “Draper and Kramer”
Office N Illinois

Chicago missing out on HQ2 could be a mixed blessing

| Kathleen O'Hare

With speculation leaning toward three cities other than Chicago as finalists for a potentially split Amazon HQ2, it apparently is time for Chicago’s city and civic officials, along with a handful of real estate developers and development sites, to forge ahead with Plan B.

Multifamily N Illinois

Deconstructing deconversion

| Matt Baker

Condo deconversion is a undeniable trend in Chicago. That’s why over 150 people came out to the Montgomery Club on October 18, 2018 to hear expert speakers discuss the ins and outs of this often complex, often lucrative real estate practice at the first annual Deconstructing Deconversion conference.

CRE N Illinois

The long game: How to tap the experience of your property managers

| Matt Baker

Communication between departments is important for any business, and this is no different for real estate firms. That’s why it’s important to involve the property management team early and often on a project. From acquisition to offer to development, operations can have a lot of important input before being handed the keys to a property.

Multifamily N Illinois

South Loop, 298-unit high-rise sells in Chicago

Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. (HFF) announced the off-market sale of Burnham Pointe, a 298-unit high-rise apartment property in Chicago’s South Loop. The HFF team advised on the transaction between the seller, Crescent Heights, and the buyer, a joint venture between Draper and Kramer and Intercontinental Real Estate Corporation. Terms of t…

CRE N Illinois

Mixed sentiment for Chicago real estate markets

Chicago real estate professionals universally agree that the commercial real estate markets have been consistently strong through the first half of 2018. However, according to a Mid-Year Chicago CRE Market Survey conducted by The Real Estate Center at DePaul University (The Real Estate Center), there is far less agreement on the outlook for…

CRE N Illinois

Draper and Kramer promotes David Newton to regional property manager

Draper and Kramer, Inc., a national real estate services firm, has promoted David Newton to the position of regional property manager. In his new role, Newton will oversee two rental properties in Draper and Kramer’s Chicago-area management portfolio: 1130 S. Michigan Avenue, a luxury high-rise in the South Loop neighborhood; and 1350-1360 …

Finance Midwest

Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame: Forrest Bailey

Each year, Midwest Real Estate News inducts the most successful commercial real estate pros in its Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame. This year, we are running those profiles online, too, so that you can learn what it takes to be a top CRE pro. Today, we are showcasing the career of Forrest Bailey, president and chief executive of…

CRE N Illinois

David Newton named ARM of the Year by IREM Chicago

Draper and Kramer’s David Newton, property manager at 1350-1360 N. Lake Shore Drive in Chicago, was named Accredited Residential Manager (ARM) of the Year by the Chicago chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). The award was presented to Newton at IREM Chicago’s annual Premier Awards, held March 2 at Chicago’s Drake Hotel.

CRE N Illinois

Blas Puzon joins Draper and Kramer

Blas Puzon has joined Draper and Kramer, Incorporated’s acquisitions, development and asset management team as a senior vice president. In this role, Puzon will draw upon his more than 20 years of commercial real estate expertise to target and expand Draper and Kramer’s property acquisition efforts in new national markets.

Multifamily X Missouri

Draper and Kramer opens apartment project in St. Louis

Draper and Kramer, Incorporated has opened The Flats at EVO, a collection of 46 townhome-inspired rental apartments in the St. Louis suburb of Richmond Heights, Missouri. The new-construction community is the second phase of EVO, a multi-phase rental development that also includes an adjacent four-story, 281-unit apartment complex that open…

CRE N Illinois

Chicago’s Draper and Kramer earns Top Workplace honor

Chicago-based full-service real estate firm Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, has been awarded a 2017 Top Workplace honor by the Chicago Tribune. The annual Top Workplaces list is based on results of an employee feedback survey, administered by an independent research firm, that measures multiple aspects of workplace culture.

CRE N Illinois

Draper and Kramer VP named to Illinois state board

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has appointed Marla Jackson, assistant vice president of condominium management services with Draper and Kramer, to the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation’s Community Association Manager Licensing and Disciplinary Board.