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Finance N Illinois

Matt Reilein joins Cresset to lead opportunity zone efforts

The Cresset-Diversified QOZ Fund and Cresset Partners announced today that Matt Reilein will join both the fund and the Cresset team. Reilein has a deep background in community finance and development and impact investing. He has spent more than 15 years forming relationships and building teams to deliver market-driven capital to low-income…

CRE N Illinois

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 …

Office N Illinois

Chicago missing out on HQ2 could be a mixed blessing

| Kathleen O'Hare

With speculation leaning toward three cities other than Chicago as finalists for a potentially split Amazon HQ2, it apparently is time for Chicago’s city and civic officials, along with a handful of real estate developers and development sites, to forge ahead with Plan B.

Multifamily N Illinois

Construction begins on luxury mixed-use project in Skokie

Construction is underway on 8000 North, a 12-story, 318,000-square-foot building on the northwest corner of Lincoln Avenue and Oakton Street in Skokie, Illinois. Designed by Lucien Lagrange Studio, the mixed-use development will revitalize the Chicago suburb’s downtown with the addition of 15,000 square feet of new retail space and 153 high…

Finance N Illinois

Former Chicago Alderman Manny Flores to helm SBA lender SomerCor

SomerCor, a Chicago-based Small Business Administration (SBA) Certified Development Company (CDC), has appointed Manuel “Manny” Flores as president and chief executive officer. Flores takes the reins at SomerCor after serving two years as a member of the nonprofit lender’s board of directors. Flores brings a unique blend of public and priva…

Net Lease N Illinois

B+E opens Chicago office, names Tim Hain as founding senior member

B+E, a tech-driven brokerage and trading platform for net lease real estate, announced the opening of its Chicago office and the hiring of Tim Hain as a director and founding senior member of the office. The B+E Chicago office will be located at 980 N. Michigan Avenue and joins existing offices in New York, San Francisco and Tampa, Florida.

Seniors Housing N Illinois

Q&A with James Keledjian, principal at Pathway to Living

| Matt Baker

In a recent survey of senior housing investors, nearly two-thirds of respondents expected the size of their portfolios to swell over the next 12 months. Coupled with an imminent demand brought on by the aging baby boomer generation, it’s clear that this product type is poised for major activity over the next few years.

Office N Illinois

Summit Design + Build breaks ground on 1040 W. Fulton

Chicago-based general contractor, Summit Design + Build, LLC, hosted a groundbreaking event October 24th to celebrate the start of construction at 1040 West Fulton. When completed, the site will be home to a 29,000-square-foot, five-story boutique office building with first floor retail. The groundbreaking, highlighted by remarks from Summi…