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CRE N Illinois

JLL appoints Matthew Carter to its board of directors

JLL has appointed Matthew Carter as an independent, non-executive member of its board of directors, effective November 23, 2018. Carter will serve on the board's audit committee and its nominating and governance committee. He will initially serve a term that will expire at the company's 2019 annual meeting of shareholders.

CRE N Illinois

Brad Rostron joins Principle Construction as assistant project manager

Principle Construction Corp. has hired Bradley (Brad) S. Rostron as an assistant project manager. In his new role, Rostron will assist senior project managers in carrying out their duties as well as work with superintendents in the field. He will also assist in obtaining necessary permits, schedule inspections, comply with all building code…

Finance N Illinois

The fall of RealtyShares: Four lessons learned

| Adam Gower, Ph.D.

The collapse of RealtyShares has sent shock waves through the nascent online real estate syndication industry—colloquially known as real estate “crowdfunding”—but there are both reasons for optimism and lessons to be learned. The failure of RealtyShares is not an indictment of the premise upon which real estate crowdfunding is based. It is …

Office O Indiana

Tech companies providing big boost to Indianapolis

| Dan Rafter

It might seem like it, but Amazon isn’t the only tech company out there. There are plenty of online retailers and tech start-ups that are moving into locations across the Midwest. And one city that’s attracting plenty of these companies? Indianapolis.

Legal N Illinois

Robbins, Salomon & Patt helps more than 400 children

Robbins, Salomon & Patt, Ltd. (RSP) recently partnered with Back 2 School Illinois (B2SI) as part of its commitment in Chicago neighborhoods and its inaugural charitable event. Through partnerships like these, B2SI distributes free school supplies to children from low-income families in the form of back to school kits.

CRE N Illinois

Mortenson’s Greg Werner receives highest honor from City of Hope

Greg Werner, senior vice president for national builder and developer Mortenson, has received the 2018 Spirit of Life Award for his service to City of Hope, a world-renowned research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other serious diseases. The annual award, the City of Hope’s highest honor, recognizes philanthropic leaders who …

Office N Illinois

New Class A office space to break ground this month in Fulton Market

Trammell Crow Company and CBRE Global Investors announced that construction will commence this month on a Class A, 300,000-square-foot office tower located at 1375 W. Fulton Market in Chicago's expanding Fulton Market neighborhood. The 14-floor tower will include 15,000 square feet of ground floor space for retail and restaurants. The fully…

CRE N Illinois

Dan Klancnik joins BE&K Building Group as SVP

BE&K Building Group recently welcomed Dan Klancnik as senior vice president to lead its growing and critically important innovation and technology department. He will be responsible for strategic oversight and direction of BE&K’s technology footprint.

Retail Midwest

Ten-X report: Plenty of challenges facing retailers

| Dan Rafter

Need more evidence that retailers continue to face challenges from online competitors and the changing shopping habits of consumers? According to the U.S. Retail Market Outlook released Nov. 1 from Ten-X Commercial, retail net absorption across the country turned negative in the second quarter of 2018.

CRE N Illinois

Avison Young holds fifth annual global Day of Giving

Avison Young’s Chicago area offices recently partnered for a day with Cradles to Crayons, a Chicago charity dedicated to supporting low-income children. The effort brought together 134 Avison Young employees to inspect, sort and package hundreds of clothing donations to be distributed to children in need this holiday season.

CRE N Illinois

AIA Chicago recognizes architectural excellence at Designight

The Chicago chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA Chicago) honored exceptional architectural projects at Designight 2018, the organization’s 63rd annual Design Excellence Awards ceremony and celebration. More than 1,000 architecture, engineering and construction industry leaders and professionals attended this year’s event at…

CRE X Missouri

Tarlton executive named president of AGC of America

Dirk Elsperman, executive vice president and chief operating officer of St. Louis-based construction firm Tarlton Corp., will be sworn in as president of Associated General Contractors of America in April of 2019. When he takes office, Elsperman will become one of only four AGC principals from the bi-state area to lead the national organization.

CRE N Illinois

Eisenberg Foundation to host 12th annual Career Day

The Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation will host their 12th Annual Career Day November 1st to 2nd, which kicks off at The Standard Club. The event is designed to bolster young careers, allowing students the unique opportunity to network with industry leaders, while gaining valuable exposure to the Chicago real estate world.

CRE N Illinois

Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation raises $560,000 at 20th annual dinner

On October 16th, 750 people, largely from Chicago’s esteemed commercial real estate industry, gathered at the the Hilton Chicago for the Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation’s 20th Annual Dinner. The event raised a record-breaking $560,000 to benefit the foundation’s two-pronged mission of funding gastrointestinal (GI) cancer research and advanci…

Office N Illinois

TCS Education System relocates to Loop high-rise

Cushman & Wakefield was engaged by TCS Education System for a long-term lease signing and build-out at 203 N. LaSalle Street to advance the nonprofit’s strategic goals. TCS moved into its new headquarters on October 8, and occupies 28,544 square feet—approximately half of the 19th floor. They relocated from their previous 350 N. Orleans hea…