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CRE Future Leaders: Willie Hoag

| Matt Baker

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Willie Hoag, a tenant representation specialist for Mid-America Real Estate Corporation. Hoag has coordinated efforts for national retailers new to the Chicago market, as well as existing retailers who seek to change strategy or re-brand themselves through their real estate efforts.

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 …

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CRE Future Leaders: Abe Eilian

| Matt Baker

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Abe Eilian, director at Essex Realty Group. He concentrates primarily on asset valuation, market research and transaction analysis, assisting clients in the acquisition and disposition of investment real estate throughout the greater Chicago metropolitan area. To date, Eilian has …

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Mortenson completes enclosure of Chicago Bears' Halas Hall addition

Mortenson has completed the enclosure of the major new addition to Halas Hall, putting it on track to complete the expansion and renovation of the home of the Chicago Bears before the start of the 2019-2020 NFL season. The modernization, including the 162,500-square-foot addition that more than doubles the size of the Bears’ headquarters, w…

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Eisenberg Foundation to host 12th annual Career Day

The Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation will host their 12th Annual Career Day November 1st to 2nd, which kicks off at The Standard Club. The event is designed to bolster young careers, allowing students the unique opportunity to network with industry leaders, while gaining valuable exposure to the Chicago real estate world.

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Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation raises $560,000 at 20th annual dinner

On October 16th, 750 people, largely from Chicago’s esteemed commercial real estate industry, gathered at the the Hilton Chicago for the Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation’s 20th Annual Dinner. The event raised a record-breaking $560,000 to benefit the foundation’s two-pronged mission of funding gastrointestinal (GI) cancer research and advanci…

CRE Midwest

Getting knocked down, then getting up again: It's how new brokers succeed

| Dan Rafter

Brokers are attracted to commercial real estate because of the freedom: The only factor limiting your success? How hard you work. But for brokers new to the industry, those first few years in commercial brokerage can prove challenging. This isn’t a salaried job. It’s all about commissions. How do you earn those commissions when you’re just …

CRE Midwest

CREW selects leaders for 2019

Six commercial real estate leaders were elected to the 2019 CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Network Board of Directors, which will be led by Holly Neber, CEO of AEI Consultants. The announcement was made at the 2018 CREW Network Convention and Marketplace in San Diego, Calif. 

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TCS Education System relocates to Loop high-rise

Cushman & Wakefield was engaged by TCS Education System for a long-term lease signing and build-out at 203 N. LaSalle Street to advance the nonprofit’s strategic goals. TCS moved into its new headquarters on October 8, and occupies 28,544 square feet—approximately half of the 19th floor. They relocated from their previous 350 N. Orleans hea…

Retail Midwest

Nimbler retailers turning to small-format stores for a boost

| Dan Rafter

The reactions when former retail king Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy earlier this month were predictable, with pundits pointing to the filing as more evidence that physical retail is dying. But not all retailers face the same fate as Sears. Many continue to adapt to the changing shopping habits of consumers.

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Goldie Initiative raises $425,000 to advance women leaders in CRE

The Goldie Initiative reports record breaking success after raising $425,000 dollars for their annual Goldie Gala held on September 13, 2018. Over 600 industry professionals came together for the special night at Wintrust’s Grand Banking Hall to celebrate the first ever Goldie Initiative Shero Award. Sheli Rosenberg, former president and CE…

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CRE Future Leaders: Mike DeSerto

| Matt Baker

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Mike DeSerto of Entre Commercial Realty. DeSerto is a co-leader of Entre’s market team focused on industrial sales and leasing in the northwest suburban submarket. He has implemented unique marketing campaigns for clients Including Samsung, USF Holland, John Hancock Real Estate an…

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Bryan Irwin joins SCB's campus environments practice

Architecture, interior design and planning firm Solomon Cordwell Buenz (SCB) has hired Bryan Irwin, AIA LEED AP as a principal. Irwin will be part of the firm’s campus environments leadership team, practicing nationally with a focus on libraries and learning environments.