122 results for “opportunity zones”
Legal N Illinois

Five must-dos when designing a law firm workplace

| Clay Edwards and Marty Festenstein

Law firms are placing ever-increasing importance on thoughtful workplace design to attract and retain top talent, making every office build-out or renovation a critical opportunity to win the talent war. With millennials expected to comprise 75 percent of the workforce by 2030, law firm design trends are being driven by an evolving culture …

Multifamily i Ohio

Smartland seeking investors for two funds in Northeast Ohio

A fast-growing, relatively new player on the Cleveland commercial real estate scene, real estate investment firm Smartland LLC., is currently seeking investors for two funds: a $22 million fund to focuse on properties in Qualified Opportunity Zone areas of Cleveland and a $50 million fund that will acquire multifamily and light industrial p…

Multifamily N Illinois

South Side multifamily portfolio seeks $20 million buyer

A 208-unit portfolio in Chicago’s South Shore neighborhood has been listed for sale by Chicago-based multifamily brokerage firm Kiser Group. Located at 7500 S. South Shore Drive, 6916 S. Clyde Avenue and 7038 S. Chappel Avenue, the portfolio is being marketed as a turn-key investment for firms familiar with subsidized tenants and opportunity zones.

Industrial N Illinois

The state of the industrial market

| Whitney Carlisle

A panel of real estate brokers, investors and developers essentially all agreed that the industrial marketplace continues to flourish, surpassing just about every growth and expansion metric conceivable. The panel was convened at the 16th Annual CIP Summit, hosted by REjournals and I had the pleasure of moderating a panel of six talented pr…

Industrial N Illinois

Opportunities and trends within the industrial arena

| Matt Baker

Last Friday, over 325 people went out to Oak Brook, Illinois to once again hear knowledgeable speakers discuss the hottest asset class this cycle: industrial. The 16th annual CIP Industrial Summit, hosted by REjournals, has become a trusted mainstay and this year’s attendees soaked in the expertise.

Retail N Illinois

REI opens along Chicago River

REI Lincoln Park celebrated the grand opening of its new riverfront location this past weekend. CallisonRTKL teamed with REI Co-op and R2 Companies on the new 40,000-square-foot store at North Kingsbury and West Eastman, on the banks of the North Branch Canal of the Chicago River.

Finance N Illinois

National Equity Fund names Matthew Reilein as president and CEO

National Equity Fund, a syndicator of the low-income housing tax credits (LIHTC) program, announced the appointment of Matthew Reilein as president and CEO, effective June 1, 2019. Reilein will oversee all day-to-day operations of the Chicago-based nonprofit, including the effective implementation of all policies and programs. Reilein will …