42 results for “jackson park”
CRE N Illinois

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.

Multifamily N Illinois

Kiser Group elevates Aaron Sklar to senior director

Kiser Group has promoted Aaron Sklar, 31, from director to senior director. Sklar began his career in brokerage four years ago and has quickly risen up the ranks at Kiser Group. He has established himself as a multifamily market leader throughout the south side of Chicago including South Shore, Jackson Park and East Woodlawn.

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Aaron Sklar

Since joining mid-market multifamily specialists Kiser Group in February 2015, Aaron Sklar, 31, has successfully completed transactions in excess of $110,000,000 on behalf of his clients as well as brokered the sale of over 1,900 units.

Industrial P Kansas

Pair of tenants move into Opus spec building near Kansas City

Gateway Classic Cars and Lanter Delivery Systems, Inc. are the first tenants in Opus Development Group’s recently completed speculative warehouse and distribution building at 56 Commerce Center in Olathe, Kansas. Gateway Classic Cars and Lanter moved into 56 Commerce Center earlier this year and now occupy more than 85,000 square feet in th…

Multifamily N Illinois

Interra brokers sale of two South Shore buildings totaling $6.5M

Interra Realty brokered the sales of two apartment buildings in Chicago’s South Shore neighborhood, priced at $4.23 million and $2.25 million. The buyers and seller of both properties were represented by the Interra team of co-founders and managing principals David Goss and Jon Morgan, managing partner Ted Stratman and directors Lucas Fryma…

CRE N Illinois

The Cook County Land Bank looks to go commercial

| Matt Baker

With numerous vacant properties left at the tide line of the receding Great Recession, The Cook County Land Bank Authority (CCLBA) was created in 2013 to find new uses for this inventory. Though their early efforts focused on single-family homes, the rehabilitation of industrial and commercial properties is poised to make an even larger impact.

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders Brooke Jackson

| Matt Baker

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Brooke Jackson, multifamily originations vice president at Pillar Financial. Jackson is responsible for production across all Pillar product lines, specializing in conventional multifamily financing with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac throughout the U.S. with a focus on the Midwest. S…

Multifamily N Illinois

Interra Realty brokers seven Chicago-area apartment sales

Interra Realty, a Chicago-based commercial real estate investment services firm, brokered seven multifamily sales totaling approximately $11.4 million. The transactions, which closed between December and January and range from $695,000 to $3.2 million, include properties on both the north and south sides of Chicago, as well as west suburban Cicero.

CRE N Illinois

Kiser Group promotes Aaron Sklar to director

Chicago-based, mid-market multifamily brokerage firm Kiser Group has promoted Aaron Sklar from broker to director. Sklar focuses his brokerage efforts on Chicago’s South Side neighborhoods including South Shore, Jackson Park and East Woodlawn.