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CRE N Illinois

CREW Chicago hosts golf outing

On Tuesday, August 27, 2019 CREW Chicago held their annual golf outing at the beautiful and challenging Glen Club in Glenview, Illinois. Architects, asset managers, attorneys, designers, developers, bankers, brokers, corporate executives, and consultants came together to connect, network and enjoy the course. Cocktails and a networking dinn…

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Engineering a renaissance at Willis Tower

| Matt Baker

For close to two years, Chicago’s iconic Willis Tower has been undergoing a $500 million overhaul, including new elevators, lighting and amenities. But the most evident update is the transformation of the building’s base, tearing out the fortified battlement at street level and replacing it with a modern and airy superstructure.

Hospitality N Illinois

CREW Chicago hosts discussion of hospitality development trends

On May 29, CREW Chicago hosted a discussion luncheon, Lifestyle Hospitality Development Trends: A Conversation on the Chicago Hotel Market. The luncheon included a one-on-one chat between Chicago’s leading hotel developer—John Rutledge founder, president and CEO of Oxford Capital Group, LLC—and Sophie Bidek, partner with Hartshorne Plunkard…

Multifamily N Illinois

Vista Tower tops out in Chicago at 101 stories

Magellan Development Group, the developers behind Vista Tower, celebrated a significant milestone last week as crews from McHugh Construction placed the final beam, signifying its topping out. Now at a soaring height of 1,191 feet, Vista is that much closer to becoming the city’s third-tallest building and most exclusive address.

CRE N Illinois

Collete English Dixon appointed to the Waterton advisory board

Waterton, a Chicago-based real estate investor and operator, announced the appointment of Collete English Dixon to the the firm’s advisory board. Comprised of a group of three independent (non-Waterton) individuals and the two Waterton co-founders, David Schwartz and Peter Vilim, the board provides strategic counsel to Waterton’s leadership…

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CREW Chicago holds 8th industry leadership achievement award dinner

Last week, CREW Chicago held its 8th Industry Leadership Achievement Award Dinner. Over 350 gathered to celebrate Trish Kelly, president of TCF Commercial Banking. Kelly is a long-standing, active member of CREW Chicago and has provided her leadership skills to many CREW Chicago events. Kelly was chosen for her tireless commitment to helpin…

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CRE Future Leaders: Danielle Tillman

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Danielle Tillman, managing director at Chicago-based architecture firm bKL Architecture. Her vast design portfolio of education and institutional projects includes the renovation of the Whitney Young Library, Wolf Point West, GEMS World Academy and numerous Chicago Public Schools …

Healthcare N Illinois

Olivia Wirth promoted at HSA PrimeCare

HSA PrimeCare, the national healthcare real estate division of Chicago-based HSA Commercial Real Estate, has promoted Olivia R. Wirth to director of marketing and senior associate of leasing/development. Wirth has been with HSA PrimeCare for five years and she provides leasing and other services for the division’s top health care provider clients.

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bKL Architecture promotes Danielle Tillman to managing director

Chicago-based architecture firm bKL Architecture has promoted Danielle Tillman to managing director. In her new position, Tillman will continue to work closely with bKL founding principal, Thomas Kerwin, on the firm’s strategic direction and in leading creative design projects that respond to the needs of clients, users and surrounding communities.

Legal N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Linsey Neyt

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Linsey Neyt, a partner in the real estate group at Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC. She represents both commercial landlords and tenants, helping them to plan for potential risk, future growth needs and eventual exit from the asset. Neyt has helped buyers and sellers with acquisition an…

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CRE Future Leaders: Caroline Linton

| Matt Baker

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Caroline Linton, a tax manager with Shepard Schwartz & Harris LLP. She provides planning and strategic guidance to her clients with a focus on partnership tax law, real estate transactions, tax planning for real estate investors and tax-deferred exchanges and cost segregation studies.

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CRE Future Leaders: Sophie Bidek

| Matt Baker

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up Sophie Bidek, partner at Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture. Bidek specializes in the architectural design of mixed-use, adaptive-reuse and residential projects. Her portfolio of notable projects includes the 1.1-million-square-foot Harper Court redevelopment in Chicago’s Hyde Park neigh…

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CRE Future Leaders: Ashley Szatkowski

| Matt Baker

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Ashley Szatkowski, director of finance and acquisitions at Syndicated Equities. Szatkowski joined the firm in August 2015 and focuses on developing strategic relationships with lenders and acquiring strong, cash-flowing properties for the firm’s investors. She works with new and e…

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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…