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Legal N Illinois

Real estate wholesaling in Illinois: An investment strategy under scrutiny

| Bryan Johnson

An investor negotiates a contract to buy a piece of real property, finds another buyer willing to pay more for it, and then assigns his or her interest in the parcel to that buyer for a fee. That, in a nutshell, is what is known as “wholesaling,” a real estate investment vehicle most commonly associated with distressed properties. When it w…

CRE i Ohio

Bellwether pros: CRE market keeps getting stronger in Northeast Ohio

| Dan Rafter

Jeff Musser and Taylor Hawkins, senior vice presidents with Bellwether Enterprise, know the Cleveland market. Both of these commercial finance pros work in Bellwether’s Cleveland office, and both are productive. Hawkins and Musser have each closed capital transactions totaling more than $1 billion.

Multifamily N Illinois

Artists move into new Pullman Artspace Lofts

The Pullman Artspace Lofts, an innovative live/work space designed for artists, welcomed its first residents at the start of 2020. The first new residential development in Chicago’s Pullman neighborhood in about 50 years features the historic restoration of two apartment buildings which bookend a newly constructed residence.

CRE X Missouri

Poettker Construction earns record-breaking revenue in 2019

Poettker Construction Company, a construction firm in the St. Louis-area market, has much to celebrate heading into the new decade. The second-generation family-owned construction company surpassed 2019 projections and increased its revenue by a record-breaking 30 percent over the prior year.

CRE N Illinois

Women's march shines light on diversity in CRE

When hundreds of thousands of people pack into Chicago’s Grant Park on Saturday, January 18 as part of Women’s March 2020, the supporters will be stumping several progressive issues, including climate change, gun violence prevention and women’s health rights and access. Another vocal message, however, will be a call for more diversity in th…

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

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…

CRE Midwest

AAMA and IGMA unite to form Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) and the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) have officially combined into one organization with the new name, Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA). After a July 2019 vote by both bodies to unify, the two organizations have come together as of Jan. 1, 2020.

CRE Q Kentucky

Three questions with ... NAI Isaac's Al Isaac

| Dan Rafter

As president of Lexington, Kentucky-based NAI Isaac, Al Isaac understands just how strong the commercial real estate market is in his market today. But what’s behind that strength? Midwest Real Estate News asked Isaac three big questions about Lexington’s CRE market. Here’s what he had to say:

CRE N Illinois

Pepper Construction Group CEO J. David Pepper has died

CEO of Pepper Construction Group, J. David (Dave) Pepper, 59, passed away unexpectedly but peacefully on Saturday, December 28, 2019 at his home in Barrington, Illinois. Pepper, born in Evanston, Illinois on January 15, 1960, lived his life in service to others and was widely known for his kindness and generosity.