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CRE N Illinois

Eisenberg Foundation names winner in Midwest Real Estate Challenge

On Saturday, April 6 at the Standard Club, student groups from eight universities competed at the ninth annual Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation Real Estate Challenge for top honors and $10,000 in scholarships. Marquette University’s proposal, The Connect: a revitalization of life and play in Chicago Ridge, impressed the judges, along with the…

Finance N Illinois

Old Town multifamily project a go with closing of funding round

New York-based Prodigy Network has closed the first round of equity funding for a seven-story multifamily building in the Old Town neighborhood, its inaugural project in Chicago. The $22 million raised will facilitate property acquisition and predevelopment costs for the project at 1400 N. Orleans Street, Old Town Residences, which moves to…

CRE N Illinois

Q&A: Tim Anderson of Focus

| Matt Baker

Tim Anderson is CEO and founder of Focus, a Chicago-based firm that delivers development, construction and consulting services. He got his start in commercial real estate over 40 years ago and since then has been a trailblazer for industry diversification.

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Brendan Sheahan

| Matt Baker

With experience representing tenants, buyer and ownership representation in build-to-suits, investment analysis, acquisition and disposition services, Brendan Sheahan serves as vice president at Darwin Realty. He has completed over 1.3 million square feet of transactions totaling more than $30 million in value.

Office N Illinois

WeWork expands again in Chicago with Loop, Fulton Market locations

WeWork is expanding its Chicago presence with a new 53,000-square-foot location at 1 South Dearborn and an approximately 140,000-square-foot space at 167 North Green Street. These will be the co-working outfit’s tenth and eleventh locations in Chicago, adding to the 930,000 square feet it currently occupies in River North, the Loop and Fult…

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leader: Kristen Alessi

Kristen Alessi is a property manager at Draper and Kramer, overseeing the community at Eleven Thirty in Chicago’s South Loop. She joined the firm in 2013 as a property administrator, quickly advanced through promotions and was recently named Accredited Residential Manager of the Year by the Institute of Real Estate Management’s Chicago chapter.

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Austin Vanderstappen

Austin Vanderstappen is an associate within Podolsky Circle CORFAC International’s brokerage division, where he specializes in industrial transactions in the Northwest Suburban submarket, representing both tenants and landlords. He focuses on new business development, market research and client services for both private and institutional clients.

CRE N Illinois

SVN Chicago Commercial welcomes Leslie Karr

Leslie Karr joined SVN Chicago Commercial as a vice president with over 20 years of retail real estate experience. She specializes in site selection for the development and implementation of retail tenant expansion strategies, representing developers and owners of high-density, mixed-use properties in downtown Chicago and suburban central b…

CRE X Missouri

$31 million bond sale paves way for Paragon Star development in Missouri

Paragon Star LLC and the I-470 Western Gateway Transportation Development District have announced the sale of $31.094 million in transportation sales tax revenue bonds to finance construction of new transportation-related improvements in and around the Paragon Star sports and recreation project at the northeast quadrant of Interstate 470 an…

CRE N Illinois

Akara Partners completes Home2 Suites by Hilton Chicago River North

Akara Partners, a real estate direct-investment, development and operations firm based in Chicago, has completed Home2 Suites by Hilton Chicago River North, a 17-story extended stay hotel located at 110 W. Huron Street. The $67 million, 120,000 square-foot building was designed by Norr Architects under a design-build arrangement with Mortenson.