149 results for “chicago real estate council”
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…

Industrial N Illinois

New distribution center headed to Chicago's Southeast side

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and 10th Ward Alderman Sue Sadlowski Garza announced plans for a $169 million industrial complex that will strengthen Chicago’s Southeast Side position as an epicenter of transportation and logistics for the entire Midwest. Kansas City-based NorthPoint Development will take the lead on the project.

CRE N Illinois

Six commercial real estate myths debunked

| Matt Baker

Commercial real estate is a complex industry, but there are still some basic rules and trends that guide how it operates. But what if those presumptions are incorrect or exaggerated—built on kernels of truth but with enough anomalies as to throw these “rules” into doubt?

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Jeff Lizzo

| Matt Baker

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Jeff Lizzo, vice president of brokerage for STREAM Capital Partner's Chicago office. Lizzo works with private and institutional owners of net leased real estate and corporate owners who want to unlock value from their real estate via sale leaseback transactions.