More than 200 results for “Illinois”
Multifamily N Illinois

Avanath pays $55 million for affordable housing portfolio

Avanath Capital Management, a private real estate investment manager and Registered Investment Adviser, has purchased three affordable housing communities with a combined 317 units in Chicago and Maryland. The assets, which bring the company’s total holdings in Chicago to 1,063 units, were acquired for a total of $55.05 million.

Office N Illinois

Doing WELL at 500 feet

| Tim Zelazny, WELL AP, LEED AP BD+C, AIA, CPHC, BECxP

In June 2019, 151 North Franklin became the nation’s first WELL-certified Core & Shell v1 Gold high-rise. Unlike LEED which focuses on reducing a building’s environmental footprint, WELL takes a hard look at improving occupant health and wellness with continued, verified performance. As stewards of their indoor and outdoor environment, 151 …

Retail N Illinois

Lincoln Common welcoming four new retail tenants

Four new retail tenants—Dearborn Denim & Apparel, Blowout Junkie, Pharmaca and Verve Wine—will soon arrive at Lincoln Common in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood. Co-developed by Hines and McCaffery Interests, the property recently leased retail space to Velvet Taco, Philz Coffee, Athletico, Compass, Play2Day, Kohler Waters Spa and the pr…

Office N Illinois

Chicago public radio station gets new digs at Navy Pier

Serving as general contractor, Skender recently completed interior construction of a 37,000-square-foot renovation project at the headquarters for WBEZ, an affiliate of nonprofit media organization, Chicago Public Media. Charlie Greene Studio and ConopCo Project Management collaborated with Skender on the project.

CRE N Illinois

J.C. Anderson completes amenity space renovation at Aon Center

J.C. Anderson has completed a 29,000-square-foot renovation project at the Aon Center, 200 E. Randolph Street, Chicago. Known as “Cloud Level,” the space is now the highest fitness center and amenities space in the city. The new, modern space is accented by custom wood finishes and imported stone tops, intricate ceilings accompanied by fash…

CRE N Illinois

Midwest Commercial Hall of Fame: JLL’s Jaime Fink

| Dan Rafter

Each year, Midwest Real Estate News highlights the careers of the top CRE pros in the region in our Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame isssue. This year, we are running these profiles online, too. Here’s a look, then, at the Hall of Fame career of Jaime Fink, senior managing director and co-leader of the office group at the Chicago…

Office N Illinois

Tucker Development relocates HQ to Chicago's Fulton Market

Tucker Development has relocated its headquarters from the northern suburb of Highland Park, Illinois, to 954 W. Washington Boulevard in Chicago’s Fulton Market District. The family-owned commercial real estate firm, known for its mixed-use and retail developments, has officed in the Fulton Market building since 2016 and, as part of the rel…

Finance N Illinois

SomerCor names new managing director of communications and engagement

Chicago-based Small Business Administration (SBA) Certified Development Company (CDC) SomerCor has hired Kimberly Brisky as managing director of communications and engagement. Brisky is a public affairs professional with extensive experience in strategic communications, media relations and external affairs. She joins SomerCor to further ele…

Office N Illinois

Uber confirms 450,000-SF office lease at Old Post Office

Rideshare firm Uber has confirmed earlier reports and will lease 450,000 square feet in Chicago’s Old Post Office. It’s the largest of numerous leases in the redeveloping property and will be the tech firm’s biggest office outside of its San Francisco headquarters. Uber plans to move in by January 2020.

Retail N Illinois

Mid-America Real Estate arranges Sale of Midway Square in Chicago

Mid-America Real Estate Corporation’s investment sales team recently brokered the sale of Midway Square in Chicago. The 55,332-square-foot retail center was purchased by Denver-based Plaza Fiesta, LLC. The established shopping center is located in an urban neighborhood at the southeast corner of Pulaski Road and 51st Street, just adjacent t…

CRE N Illinois

The suite smell of parking success

| Gorm Tuxen

Parking is an invaluable asset for developers and building owners. Well-designed and implemented parking resources increase any property’s value, while poorly conceived parking can undermine the same property. Fortunately for owners and developers, the parking industry is in the midst of a technology renaissance that is making parking more …

Multifamily N Illinois

First peek at the Tribune Tower Residences

| Matt Baker

Nearly a century ago, the Chicago Tribune launched an architectural competition to design a new headquarters. The resulting building—an iconic, neo-Gothic gem on Chicago’s famed Michigan Avenue—will welcome residents instead of office workers when the Tribune Tower Residences opens next year.