More than 200 results for “Matt Van Slooten”
CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: David Mitchell

| Matt Baker

David Mitchell is a senior manager, portfolio risk and operations at Alliant Credit Union, where he oversees the risk management and portfolio management of debt products primarily secured by commercial real estate.

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.

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Harrison Cohen

| Matt Baker

In February 2018, Harrison Cohen joined Triton Realty Group as a commercial investment advisor specializing in the sale of multifamily and mixed-use properties in the Chicagoland area. Cohen has been a licensed attorney for five years and hit the ground running at Triton, closing his first sale three months into the business. Since joining …

Industrial N Illinois

Flat no more: Demand picks up in the I-55 corridor

| Matt Baker

Throughout 2017 and 2018, industrial activity in the I-55 corridor was relatively flat. The situation is much different so far this year, with nearly 2 million square feet of absorption in the submarket last quarter alone—the greatest quarterly demand in more than three years.

CRE N Illinois

One Bennett Park's publicly available, two-acre park officially opens

Last Tuesday, developer Related Midwest hosted a grand opening celebration for Bennett Park in Chicago’s downtown Streeterville neighborhood. Developed by Related Midwest and designed by the award-winning landscape architectural firm of Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, creator of Chicago’s Maggie Daley Park and The 606 trail, the two-acr…

CRE N Illinois

Engineering a renaissance at Willis Tower

| Matt Baker

For close to two years, Chicago’s iconic Willis Tower has been undergoing a $500 million overhaul, including new elevators, lighting and amenities. But the most evident update is the transformation of the building’s base, tearing out the fortified battlement at street level and replacing it with a modern and airy superstructure.

Industrial Q Kentucky

MK Asset closes big deal in Louisville

MK Asset Brokerage, a Chicago-based commercial real estate investment, brokerage and advisory firm, has completed transactions totaling about 500,000 square feet in Riverside, California, and Louisville, Kentucky. The value of the transactions exceeded $25 million in aggregate lease expense.

CRE N Illinois

Chicago a top-three market for tech talent growth

| Matt Baker

The high-tech industry has accounted for about one-fifth of major office-leasing activity in the U.S. since 2018—more than any other industry. With its access to labor, higher education pipeline and relative affordability, Chicago is poised to capitalize from a recent top-three ranking among North American markets for attracting tech workers.

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: David Michael

David Michael has been with Peak Construction Corporation since 2011, currently as project executive. Primarily focused in the industrial and office construction markets in the Chicago area and northeast, his experience includes build-to-suit, design-build and speculative new construction, owner improvement and tenant build out projects ran…