37 results for “forefront properties”
Multifamily N Illinois

Marcus & Millichap's Engle: "You have to be a student of the industry"

| Dan Rafter

As senior managing director of investments with the Chicago Oak Brook office of Marcus & Millichap, Ryan Engle focuses on the booming multifamily market. He’s steadily built his career, which he started in early 2003, by crafting long-standing relationships with his clients, studying his market and logging long hours. That’s not exactly a s…

CRE N Illinois

There’s no better ROI than investing in people

| Matt Baker

For owners, investors, operators, portfolio managers and enterprise users, building optimization is key to ensuring that every penny that goes into a real estate asset is put to use effectively. So how do you quantify a property’s performance for what is typically the biggest annual spend—the people that occupy the space?

CRE N Illinois

Zara Johnson to retire after 30 years with Cicero's Development Corp.

Zara Johnson, who first joined Plainfield, Illinois-based Cicero’s Development in 1989 as office manager, will be retiring after 30 years with the company. Johnson will continue to share her talents at Cicero's Development on the part-time basis, contributing in the areas of marketing, administration and accounting, to support her transition.

CRE N Illinois

Eisenberg Foundation names winner in Midwest Real Estate Challenge

On Saturday, April 6 at the Standard Club, student groups from eight universities competed at the ninth annual Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation Real Estate Challenge for top honors and $10,000 in scholarships. Marquette University’s proposal, The Connect: a revitalization of life and play in Chicago Ridge, impressed the judges, along with the…

CRE N Illinois

Caton Commercial SVP Andy Velkme receives NAR National Commercial Award

Caton Commercial Real Estate Group announced that its senior vice president, Andy Velkme, CIPS, has received the NAR National Commercial Award for 2018. He is one of only 79 REALTORS nationwide to receive the award this year, and one of just 522 so honored in the award’s 13-year history. This puts him in a select group, as NAR is the world’…

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Adam Thomas

| Matt Baker

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Adam Thomas, an associate advisor for SVN | Chicago Commercial’s urban real estate team. He specializes in the leasing and sale of retail property and land in Chicago’s West Loop neighborhood, as well as property analysis and marketing.

Industrial Midwest

NKF closes $37M in industrial transactions

Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) executive managing director Geoffrey Kasselman, SIOR, LEED AP, based in the company’s Chicago office, recently completed several industrial transactions the U.S., including several in the Midwest. Totaling in excess of $37 million in aggregate value, the deals spanned over 615,000 square feet for several NKF clients.