104 results for “Urban Land Institute”
CRE N Illinois

ULI Chicago names nine winners at 2019 Vision Awards

Six projects, two programs and one young visionary were announced as winners at the 8th annual Urban Land Institute Chicago Vision Awards. The Vision Awards honor projects and programs that reflect creative development practices, inventive partnerships, sharing of resources, imaginative problem solving and visionary ideas contributing to th…

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Miranda Parker

| Matt Baker

Miranda Parker joined the Syndicated Equities acquisition team in September 2016, where she sources new investment deals, including reach-out with attorneys, public accountants and other high-net worth individuals in the syndication and 1031 world. Parker is a licensed real estate broker in the state of Illinois and is an active member of t…

CRE N Illinois

Related Midwest names parent company's Frank Monterisi as COO

Chicago-based Related Midwest has announced that Frank Monterisi will join its senior executive leadership team as chief operating officer, a newly created role in the firm. Monterisi comes to Related Midwest after 12 years working at the firm’s New York City-based parent, Related Companies, most recently as its senior vice president of dev…

CRE N Illinois

Appraisal pioneer Eugene Stunard passes away

Eugene W. Stunard, MAI has passed away at the age of 86. The legendary appraiser co-founded Appraisal Research Counselors, one of the largest independent valuation firms in the United States, in 1968 with his wife, Joan Stunard.

Multifamily N Illinois

Greystar welcomes new managing director of development

Greystar, a rental housing property investment, development and management firm, announced that Yale Dieckmann has joined the company as managing director of development. In his role, Dieckmann will be responsible for managing new development projects and expanding the development team for Greystar in Chicago and throughout the Midwest.

Retail Midwest

Retail today: Staying relevant is key

| Matthew Mason

Much has been written and continues to be discussed regarding the changing face of retail. Many of these conversations inevitably include regional malls – largely non-Class-A – across the country struggling to find their footing in the wake of retailer bankruptcies and store closings. Sears is the latest and most prominent example with its …

CRE N Illinois

Theaster Gates honored by ULI for work in urban development

Internationally acclaimed artist and urban planner Theaster Gates, whose rise to prominence began with his use of art and culture to revive underserved neighborhoods in his hometown of Chicago, has been named the 2018 recipient of the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) J.C. Nichols Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development.

CRE N Illinois

Fifield Cos. hires Pitsor, Sandhu and Schneider

Chicago-based developer Fifield Cos. announced three new hires to support the firm’s continued growth in Chicago, Los Angeles, Dallas and other key cities. Industry veterans joining the firm include Jon Schneider as vice president of asset management, Navi Sandhu as an assistant vice president in acquisitions, finance and development and Jo…

CRE X Missouri

Missouri's Kadean Construction adds director

Kyle Wilson has joined Fenton, Missouri-based Kadean Construction as director of project development, and will lead the company’s marketing and business development. He also will lend his architecture expertise to Kadean’s construction delivery process.

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Christine Kolb

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Christine Kolb associate vice president, development at Focus. Kolb joined Focus in 2013. Her first project was to manage development and design of a 239-unit, class-A luxury apartment project in Glenview, Illinois. She also represents Focus as a member of the Chicago Metropolitan…

Finance Midwest

Grandbridge names Rocco president

Grandbridge Real Estate Capital announced Matthew G. Rocco has been named president and will continue to serve as national production manager, overseeing the company’s national loan origination platform. In his new role as president, he will take on additional leadership responsibilities from a corporate perspective and will be responsible …

CRE Midwest

The numbers show it: Jobs, people flocking to big cities

| Dan Rafter

Developers haven’t been shy about building luxury apartments in the centers of dense urban areas. Retailers are building distribution centers and warehouses closer to the center of these same big cities. And restaurateurs? When they want to make a big splash, they open in a downtown neighborhood. Why? It’s because urban areas are booming today.