35 results for “pepper construction”
Multifamily N Illinois

Mixed-use Uptown development receives financing

CEDARst Companies has secured financing for The Draper at 5050 N. Broadway, a mixed-use development project in Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood. The recent closing allows CEDARst to complete the first of two planned phases on the development. Total project costs for Phase I are estimated at $115,450,000; CEDARst raised $41 million of project equity.

CRE N Illinois

Suburban Chicago high school undergoes massive transformation

Wight & Company recently celebrated the completion of a large-scale, multi-phase replacement project on the main campus of New Trier High School District 203 in Chicago’s northern suburbs. The new structure replaces three aging and inefficient buildings that had been added over the years to meet the needs of the 117-year-old district, which…

CRE N Illinois

Several Chicago buildings make use of smart windows

California-based View, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of dynamic glass, has completed the installation of smart windows in four Chicago projects: a high-tech office building at 2017 Mendell; Elevate luxury residences in Lincoln Park; Sunset Ridge School in Chicago’s north suburbs; and the Glen Ellyn Police Department’s new home.

CRE N Illinois

Kevin Bredeson joins Skender as CTO

Kevin Bredeson has joined Skender as chief technology officer. He will be responsible for strategic oversight and direction of Skender’s technology footprint. To enhance client experiences and bolster productivity, Kevin will infuse operations-focused technologies, such as virtual design and construction and building information modeling, w…

CRE N Illinois

Skender rebrands and expands, adds manufacturing to its business model

Envisioning a radically more efficient future for the building industry, Skender announced its expansion beyond construction, becoming a vertically integrated company including construction, design and building component manufacturing functions. The expansion includes significant investment in the launch of a new Chicago-based advanced manu…

CRE Midwest

Construction begins on Northfield's new Sunset Ridge School

| Stephanie Aguilar

Northfield residents will be getting a new educational facility next summer for children in grades four through eight. A new 70,000-square-foot Sunset Ridge School has broken ground and District 29 Board of Education President, Debbie Papas, said it will come at no additional cost to its taxpayers.

Multifamily Midwest

John Buck Company talks what’s to come for MILA, Chicago’s newest luxury apartment building

| Stephanie Aguilar

In October 2014, Pepper Construction Company and James McHugh Construction Co. broke ground on MILA, Chicago’s newest 41-story luxury apartment building along the Magnificent Mile. Events were held last month for the topping out of the highly anticipated skyscraper, just one year after its groundbreaking. Illinois Real Estate Journal caught…

CRE Midwest

Profile: Susan Bergdoll on mentoring and why she's a believer of helping others

| Stephanie Aguilar

Even back when Susan Bergdoll worked in the political arena, Duke Realty seemed to be in the back of her mind. While working for the mayor of Indianapolis, the CEO at the time approached Bergdoll, encouraging her to contact him when she was ready to leave politics. That was 18 years ago. Now, vice president of leasing and development at Duk…