70 results for “moment”
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

Skender chairman, Joseph Skender, to retire after 40 years

Joseph Skender, chairman of the board of directors at Chicago-based Skender, has announced his retirement and will take on the title of chairman emeritus at the design-build-manufacturing firm. Mark Skender will remain CEO and Cheryl Skender will continue as chair and president of Skender Foundation.

CRE N Illinois

Clayco hires Porter, Rollinson as key technology executives

Clayco has hired two digital and innovation executives: Matthew Porter as chief innovation officer and Simona Rollinson as chief information officer. Porter will oversee all aspects of technology at Clayco, continuing to drive the company’s message and implementation of innovation forward in the design-build industry, while Rollinson will b…

CRE N Illinois

CRE Future Leaders: Zack Hilgendorf

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Zack Hilgendorf, vice president at Quantum Real Estate Advisors, Inc. With extensive experience handling the acquisition and disposition of single-tenant and multi-tenant properties throughout the U.S., Hilgendorf’s skill set and in-depth knowledge of the nuances of net-lease tran…

Retail Midwest

The secret to retail success? It's about experiences

|   Dan Rafter

Live in the Chicago neighborhoods of Wrigleyville or Lincoln Park? You’ll soon have the chance to scale 55-foot climbing walls, stretch your muscles in yoga classes and build your strength with free weights all in the same building. That’s when Planet Granite Climbing, Yoga and Fitness opens new gyms in these neighborhoods in just one more …

Retail V Michigan

Media Matters: The value of press in telling your project's story

| Mark Winter

Planning, building and opening a successful shopping center or mixed-use project is a process, not an event. It also takes time to build and nurture the media relationships that play such a vital role in telling a project’s unique story. The right kind of media coverage builds excitement, establishes credibility and drives traffic.

Hospitality N Illinois

Catering to Millennials, new Moxy hotel opens in River North

DLR Group’s long-awaited Moxy Chicago Downtown recently opened. Situated on a prominent corner in Chicago’s gallery district, the 8-story, 156-room modern hotel is a joint venture between owner Friedman Properties and developer White Lodging, and offers guests a contemporary aesthetic amid state-of-the-art, tech-focused amenities.