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Multifamily N Illinois

Artists move into new Pullman Artspace Lofts

The Pullman Artspace Lofts, an innovative live/work space designed for artists, welcomed its first residents at the start of 2020. The first new residential development in Chicago’s Pullman neighborhood in about 50 years features the historic restoration of two apartment buildings which bookend a newly constructed residence.

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.

CRE N Illinois

Sterling Bay launches philanthropic effort, SB Cares

Chicago-based real estate investment and development firm Sterling Bay launched SB Cares, a new philanthropic initiative that will bring together local members of the community and Sterling Bay employees to identify groups and organizations that focus on creating new opportunities for growth, whether individual or community-oriented. The in…

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Patrick Cusack

A licensed architect and design principal at Antunovich Associates, Patrick Cusack has experience in the planning of large-scale, mixed-use retail and residential projects, the design of low- and mid-rise residential projects, office, hospitality and institutional buildings, as well as investigating development alternatives regarding entitl…

CRE N Illinois

Related Midwest names Kiera Ellis director of public affairs

Related Midwest has hired Kiera Ellis as director of public affairs. In this position, Ellis will collaborate with executives, community members and the media to help lead and support Related Midwest’s work in various neighborhoods. She will serve as a key liaison to civic, business advocacy and trade groups, as well as nonprofits and local…

CRE N Illinois

David Reifman joins real estate arm of Clayco

Former City of Chicago Planning and Development Commissioner, David Reifman, will join Clayco’s real estate development and investment firm as partner and senior vice president for strategic development initiatives. Reifman will lead key aspects of CRG’s national development activities, help expand Clayco’s design and construction businesse…

CRE N Illinois

Q&A with Joe Antunovich

| Matt Baker

Joseph M. Antunovich, FAIA, the founder and president of Antunovich Associates, has had a long career designing ground-up buildings, master planning communities and preserving historic structures. But he’s more focused on the work at hand and what’s coming down the road than past projects.

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…

Seniors Housing N Illinois

POAH acquires Chicago-area YMCA senior housing properties

Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH) is acquiring six senior housing facilities financed by HUD and currently owned by YMCA Foundation entities. POAH will continue providing affordable rental housing to seniors at all 461 apartments, which were previously managed by the YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago. As the new owner, POAH will honor ex…