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CRE N Illinois

Final opportunity zone regulations released

| Dannielle Lewis, CPA and Josh A. Graham, CPA

The Treasury released the final opportunity zone regulations on December 19, 2019, giving investors a little time to digest the 544 pages in case they wanted to make any last-minute moves prior to year-end.

CRE N Illinois

Ventas appoints Carey S. Roberts as general counsel

Ventas, Inc. announced that Carey Shea Roberts will join the company as executive vice president, general counsel and ethics and compliance officer, during the first quarter of 2020. In this role, Roberts will lead the company’s legal, compliance and enterprise risk management functions, reporting to Debra A. Cafaro, Ventas Chairman and CEO…

Legal N Illinois

Attorney Maria Bazakos joins Ice Miller

Maria Bazakos has joined Ice Miller’s real estate practice in Chicago. In this role, she will guide clients through all aspects of real estate acquisitions and sales, from due diligence to title clearing and commercial leasing.

Legal N Illinois

Forecast 2020: Real Estate Law

| Matt Baker

With past experience in the offices of the Illinois Attorney General and in Chicago’s Corporation Counsel, Jack George has helped to mold Chicago. Now a partner with Akerman, he is still shaping the city, though in more concrete terms, bringing zoning and legal consideration to numerous blockbuster developments.

Legal N Illinois

Crane & Norcross expands real estate tax team

Crane and Norcross, LLC, a Chicago-based real estate tax law firms, has appointed veteran attorney James P. Boyle to serve as the firm’s managing partner. The firm has also hired prominent real estate tax attorney Thomas J. Boyle as a partner, bringing over 50 years of collective experience and the brothers’ industry-leading capabilities to…

Retail N Illinois

DMAC designs BetRivers SportsBar at Rivers Casino Des Plaines

Chicago-based DMAC Architecture has designed a 4,840-square-foot sports wagering bar for Rivers Casino Des Plaines. Located in the casino’s form Cube Lounge and anchoring one corner of the gaming floor with an exterior terrace, the space will help the Des Plaines, Illinois casino prepare for the legalization of sports wagering.

Legal N Illinois

Effectively using letters of intent in real estate negotiations

| Stephen J. Siegel

Before agreeing to a real estate sales contract or lease, the parties may prepare a letter of intent, term sheet or other form of preliminary agreement (together, called here an “LOI”). Generally, an LOI may be signed or at least initialed and reflects that the parties have agreed on certain important terms of a deal, though not on all of i…

Legal V Michigan

Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame: Miller Canfield's Hodess

| Dan Rafter

Each week, REjournals.com highlights the career of one of its most recent inductees in the Midwest Real Estate News Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame. Today, we look at the thriving career of Ronald Hodess, real estate group leader with the Detroit office of law firm Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone PLC.