141 results for “chicago real estate council”
CRE N Illinois

Midwest CRE Hall of Fame: Principle's James Brucato

| Dan Rafter

Each year, Midwes Real Estate News runs its Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame issue, honoring the top CRE pros in our region. We also run these profiles online. Today, we look at the career of James Brucato, president of Principle Construction Corp. in Chicago.

CRE N Illinois

Draper and Kramer announces four executive-level promotions

Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, a Chicago-based real estate services firm, announced the promotion of four senior executives. Edward Polich has been named executive vice president of real estate, while Blas Puzon has been promoted to chief investment officer. Additionally, Julie Stevlingson is stepping into an expanded role leading constru…

Finance N Illinois

Navigating the changing tides of CRE financing

| Daniel Barrins

In today’s world of commercial real estate finance, there is a vast ocean of cash available to fill a capital stack. The financing world has evolved in the post-recession years with alternative lenders emerging to fill the void left by bank consolidation, a decline in worldwide commercial mortgage backed securities (CMBS) issuance and a gen…

CRE N Illinois

Kris Haskins sworn in as 2019 president of IREM Chicago

An enthusiastic crowd of members, industry partners and special guests were on hand the evening of November 1, 2018 to participate in the swearing in ceremony of Kris Haskins, CPM, as the 2019 president of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), Chicago chapter. Haskins was installed along with three other members of the 2019 IREM C…

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

Mortenson’s Greg Werner receives highest honor from City of Hope

Greg Werner, senior vice president for national builder and developer Mortenson, has received the 2018 Spirit of Life Award for his service to City of Hope, a world-renowned research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other serious diseases. The annual award, the City of Hope’s highest honor, recognizes philanthropic leaders who …

CRE N Illinois

Chicago City Council approves Tribune Media Plan for riverfront development

| Matt Baker

The scheme by Tribune Media Company subsidiary Tribune Real Estate Holdings to transform their riverfront development at 777 W. Chicago Avenue has been approved by the Chicago City Council. The master plan, designed by Chicago-based architects Solomon Cordwell Buenz (SCB), is the culmination of a multi-year process that included meetings wi…