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CRE N Illinois

SIOR Chicago appoints 2019 executive board, announces scholarships

The Chicago chapter of the Society of Industrial & Office Realtors (SIOR) recently named their new executive board officers for the year 2019. Dan Benassi, SIOR, of Entre Commercial Realty will lead the organization, which includes nearly 200 of the top office and industrial real estate brokers in the Chicago market.

CRE N Illinois

Draper and Kramer employees receive IREM recognition

Full-service real estate firm Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, announced that two employees from its residential management group have been recognized by the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). Colleen Needham has been named IREM Chicago Chapter 23 secretary for 2019 and Timothy Kramer was certified as an IREM instructor, the first …

CRE N Illinois

Caton Commercial SVP Andy Velkme receives NAR National Commercial Award

Caton Commercial Real Estate Group announced that its senior vice president, Andy Velkme, CIPS, has received the NAR National Commercial Award for 2018. He is one of only 79 REALTORS nationwide to receive the award this year, and one of just 522 so honored in the award’s 13-year history. This puts him in a select group, as NAR is the world’…

Office N Illinois

National Association of Realtors headquarters set for $45M renovation

The iconic National Association of Realtors (NAR) building on North Michigan Avenue is undergoing a $45 million reinvestment and development led by ONE Development, an expansion brand of GNP Realty Partners, that will preserve the 56-year-old skyscraper and keep Chicago as the headquarters for the national trade group’s 1.3 million members.

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…

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SIOR Chicago chapter announces 16th annual chapter awards

The Chicago Chapter of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) recently presented the 16th Annual Chapter Awards. The program is designed to honor the organization’s prestigious Platinum Sponsors and SIOR members who completed transactions within the Chicago Chapter or with a Platinum Sponsor.

CRE N Illinois

Lee & Associates of Illinois welcomes Tom Boyle

Tom Boyle has joined Lee & Associates of Illinois, specializing in the sale and leasing of industrial properties. Since 1992, Boyle has managed a variety of real estate projects. He has worked with numerous national developers and completed transactions in all of Chicago’s 23 submarkets.

CRE N Illinois

Industry experts lobby against Cook County property tax incentive changes

The Cook County Board of Commissioners are considering changes to a property tax incentive program that would require higher construction wages in certain cases. But a collective of suburban mayors, law firms, real estate brokers and economic development professionals are urging the commissioners to reconsider, saying the amendment would dr…

CRE N Illinois

Chicago Chapter of SIOR names 2017 scholarship winners

The Chicago Chapter of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) and the SIOR Foundation has awarded five scholarships totaling $15,000. The Chicago Chapter of SIOR 2017 Scholarship Committee included Sean Henrick, SIOR of Cushman & Wakefield and Schain Banks Kenny & Schwartz’s Jim Hochman.