More than 200 results for “architecture”
Hospitality N Illinois

DMAC Architecture to design Graduate Evanston Hotel

Adventurous Journeys Capital Partners acquired The Homestead at 625 Hinman Avenue in Evanston, Illinois. The eight-story, 91-key hotel will run independently as The Homestead prior to and during renovations, which will begin in early 2020. Once completed in fall 2020, the hotel will debut as part of the Graduate Hotels collection.

Office N Illinois

Peeking in on office performance

| Matt Baker

An oft-quoted truism is that you can’t manage what you can’t measure. Because of this, more and more architects are incorporating post-occupancy evaluations (POE) into their practice.

Office N Illinois

American Library Association sells Chicago HQ

The American Library Association (ALA) has sold its headquarters buildings at 40-50 E. Huron Street in a deal brokered by Cushman and Wakefield. The professional association will move its office functions from Chicago’s River North neighborhood to Michigan Plaza at 225 N. Michigan Avenue in Spring 2020.

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Mike Naponelli

A licensed architect and senior associate at Klein and Hoffman, Mike Naponelli focuses on the investigation and restoration of exterior building facades, specializing in high-rise buildings clad in masonry or concrete. As a project manager, he is responsible for site investigations, architectural and structural detailing and construction ph…

CRE V Michigan

Savills expands Detroit presence

Savills has appointed Cameron MacKellar as managing director, specializing in project management. MacKellar’s arrival further expands the firm’s capabilities and expertise in its newly launched downtown Detroit office.

CRE N Illinois

Studio Gang brings technology fellow in house

Studio Gang announced that their longtime collaborator, structural engineer Peter Heppel, has joined Studio Gang’s Chicago office as a technology fellow. Specializing in lightweight structures and aerodynamics, Heppel will draw on his decades of experience and unique knowledge of structural design and wind engineering to work closely with d…

CRE N Illinois

CREW Chicago hosts Last Call for Fall 2019

On Wednesday, November 13, CREW Chicago hosted their annual Last Call for Fall event at the Chicago Architectural Center. This exclusive event held by CREW Chicago supports CREW Foundation and CREW Chicago in creating opportunities for women and girls to achieve economic and professional success. The evening included networking, a silent au…

CRE N Illinois

Confronting CRE's diversity problem

| Matt Baker

Women of color made up just 5 percent of executive/senior-level officials and managers in the S&P 500, according to 2015 data from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The situation is just as stark in commercial real estate.

Multifamily V Michigan

Grand Rapids apartment complex adds 308 solar panels

St. James Apartments and Townhomes, an affordable supportive housing development in Grand Rapids, Michigan, completed the installation of 308 solar panels capable of generating 125,000 kilowatt hours per year, Genesis Non-Profit Housing Corporation and Colliers International|West Michigan announced.

CRE N Illinois

Missner Group's Papineau: You leave a bit of yourself with every building

| Dan Rafter

Bob Papineau, senior project manager for construction with Des Plaines, Illinois-based general contractor The Missner Group, has steadily built his career in commercial real estate, becoming a leader at one of the Chicago area’s busiest construction firms. Along the way, he’s held a range of positions, everything from assistant superintende…

Seniors Housing Midwest

KTGY unveils collaborative assisted senior living concept

The R+D Studio at KTGY Architecture + Planning has expanded the concept of shared living to include the assisted living community with its new Co-Care concept. Co-Care connects the social benefits of co-living with the opportunities to promote affordability by design through shared spaces and a cooperative lifestyle.