42 results for “REJournals”
Legal N Illinois

Sarah Kwon joins Much Shelist's real estate group

Much Shelist announced that Sarah Kwon has joined the firm as an associate in the real estate group. Kwon advises clients on the full range of real estate transactions, from acquisitions and dispositions to leasing, zoning and development matters. Her transactions involve retail and shopping center, office, multifamily, medical and mixed-us…

Multifamily N Illinois

Not a passing craze: Deconversions still strong in Chicago

| Matt Baker

There were two major condo deconversion deals announced in Chicago at the close of 2018: Kiser Group’s deconversion of the 250-unit Flats on LaSalle and the sale of River City, the largest such deal for the market at 449 units. Since then, however, news of these condo-to-rental deals has been slow. Is this a sign that the trend itself is st…

Industrial N Illinois

The state of the industrial market

| Whitney Carlisle

A panel of real estate brokers, investors and developers essentially all agreed that the industrial marketplace continues to flourish, surpassing just about every growth and expansion metric conceivable. The panel was convened at the 16th Annual CIP Summit, hosted by REjournals and I had the pleasure of moderating a panel of six talented pr…

Industrial N Illinois

Opportunities and trends within the industrial arena

| Matt Baker

Last Friday, over 325 people went out to Oak Brook, Illinois to once again hear knowledgeable speakers discuss the hottest asset class this cycle: industrial. The 16th annual CIP Industrial Summit, hosted by REjournals, has become a trusted mainstay and this year’s attendees soaked in the expertise.

Industrial N Illinois

Five points of industrial analysis

| Matt Baker

Institutional investors, developers and users alike are drawn into the industrial vortex, an asset class outperforming all others as the economy continues to shift to on-demand everything. What’s in store for the remainder of 2019 and this development cycle?

CRE N Illinois

Forecasting three corners of commercial real estate for 2019

| Matt Baker

All throughout 2018, the real estate market was once again buoyed by a virile U.S. economy. There may new challenges in 2019 in the forms of rising interest rates, tightening credit and lingering uncertainty over the geopolitical climate, yet many commercial real estate professionals remain bullish on the market going into the new year.

Seniors Housing N Illinois

Q&A with James Keledjian, principal at Pathway to Living

| Matt Baker

In a recent survey of senior housing investors, nearly two-thirds of respondents expected the size of their portfolios to swell over the next 12 months. Coupled with an imminent demand brought on by the aging baby boomer generation, it’s clear that this product type is poised for major activity over the next few years.

Office N Illinois

Attracting tenants to suburban offices: Service is key

| Matt Baker

On Thursday, September 20, 2018, REjournals hosted the 3rd annual Suburban Office Market Conference, co-hosted by GlenStar Properties. More than 150 industry professionals flocked to the Schaumburg Corporate Center to hear about the latest trends on the office market outside the urban core.

CRE N Illinois

Optimizing buildings for property, facility and asset managers

| Matt Baker

On August 16, 2018, REjournals hosted the Asset, Property, Facility Management conference. Held at the Drake Hotel in Oak Brook, Illinois, the 14th annual event attracted approximately 150 industry professionals to hear experts discuss the trends and best practices for asset management.

Industrial i Ohio

Finding industrial space in Cleveland no easy task

| Dan Rafter

The Cleveland industrial market is a hot one today, with vacancies under 5 percent in most submarkets. This is a good news. But it also presents certain challenges. Midwest Real Estate News recently spoke with David Stover, principal and executive managing director with Cleveland’s Hanna Commercial Real Estate, about this strong and steady sector.

Healthcare N Illinois

Looking to the future of healthcare and MOB real estate

| Matt Baker

Over 150 commercial real estate professionals were at Chicago’s historic University Club for the 5th annual Healthcare and Medical Office Conference, hosted by REjournals. The day provided an excellent opportunity for networking, as well as panel discussions with industry experts. On more than one occasion, conference speakers prognosticate…

CRE N Illinois

4th Annual Clink Spring Toast is smashing success

The 4th Annual Clink Spring Toast was held on May 17th at the Ivy Room in Chicago’s River North neighborhood. Over 160 industry commercial real estate and real estate law professionals came out to celebrate women closing deals in heels. REjournals hosted the event, joined by co-hosts CREW Chicago, the Chicago Chapter of SIOR and the Illinoi…

CRE N Illinois

Chicago 2020 focus from the Chicago Real Estate Forecast

| Matt Baker

There is so much about the City of Chicago that is vibrant and good—including the investment the commercial real estate and related business communities continue to make across all areas of the city. At the same time, there is much that requires further focus, clarity and vision to make the city second to none—not just in 2020, but for deca…

CRE N Illinois

State of the market from the Chicago Real Estate Forecast

For the past decade and a half, the Chicago State of the Market panel has been a cornerstone of REjournals’ annual Commercial Real Estate Forecast conference. The 2018 event was no different, with a faculty comprised of some of Chicago’s leading commercial real estate firms engaged in an in-depth look at the marketplace, including the trend…

CRE N Illinois

State of the market from the Chicago Real Estate Forecast

For the past decade and a half, the Chicago State of the Market panel has been a cornerstone of REjournals’ annual Commercial Real Estate Forecast conference. The 2018 event was no different, with a faculty comprised of some of Chicago’s leading commercial real estate firms engaged in an in-depth look at the marketplace, including the trend…