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CRE N Illinois

More than 900 CRE professionals pack the house for the 2020 Forecast

Last Thursday, January 9, REjournals hosted their annual Chicago Commercial Real Estate Forecast conference at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. Considered by many in the industry to be the kickoff event of the year, the conference—now in its 18th year, attracted more than 900 CRE professionals for a day of networking and insight.

Industrial N Illinois

The Cook County conundrum

| Matt Baker

A paradox of the local industrial market is that taxes and politics have made investors leery about acquiring assets in Cook County. At the same time, however, users absolutely need to be there because there’s no greater concentration in the Midwest of both consumers and good labor.

CRE O Indiana

Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame: Fritz Kauffman

| Dan Rafter

Each week, Midwest Real Estate News highlights the careers of the newest members of its Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame. Today, we look at the career of Fritz Kauffman, senior director with the Indianapolis office of Cushman & Wakefield.

CRE N Illinois

Chicago: Coarse and strong and cunning

| Matt Baker

In Carl Sandburg’s lauded poem of his hometown, he describes a city that—beneath a veneer of sweat and soot and vulgarity—thrums with vitality and swagger, too ambitious to be wary of any roadblocks ahead. A century after Chicago’s publication, does this poem still depict its eponymous source?

Retail N Illinois

JLL closes sale of Westlake Plaza retail center in Wilmette

JLL closed the sale of Westlake Plaza, a 42,018-square-foot, neighborhood shopping center in Chicago’s affluent Northshore community of Wilmette, Illinois. JLL represented the seller, Chicago-based Newport Capital Partners. A private real estate fund advised by Crow Holdings Capital purchased the asset. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

CRE N Illinois

Corporate Concepts elevates Catie Kill to director of market strategy

Corporate Concepts, an office environments company specializing in the sale and integration of high-performance furniture solutions, has created a new position, director of market strategy, promoting Catie Kill in the firm’s Chicago office to that role from business development associate. Kill will be responsible for strategy and developmen…

Finance N Illinois

Pangea Mortgage Capital welcomes Elliott Young

Elliott Young recently joined Pangea Mortgage Capital as director. He brings over 15 years of real estate experience in commercial real estate lending, mortgage banking and development, nationally and will help the Chicago-based firm to grow new loan originations and expand Pangea Mortgage Capital's national lending footprint.

CRE N Illinois

SIOR Chicago awards $12,000 to 2019 scholarship winners

The Chicago chapter of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) and the SIOR Foundation awarded four scholarships totaling $12,000. Each of the four students received a scholarship of $3,000. The Chicago chapter of SIOR 2019 Scholarship Committee included Terri Alexander, SIOR, of Transwestern; Larry Goldwasser, SIOR, of Cushman…

CRE N Illinois

Lee & Associates of Illinois promotes Tom Boyle

Lee & Associates of Illinois has promoted Tom Boyle, SIOR to principal. Boyle joined Lee & Associates of Illinois in early 2018 and specializes in industrial real estate. He is a licensed broker in Illinois and Wisconsin, where he works primarily on projects that involve new construction and land development.

CRE c Nebraska

Three questions with ... NorthMarq's John Reed

| Dan Rafter

There’s something about Omaha. This market remains one of the steadiest in the Midwest, with brokers closing a solid number of big deals each year and new companies flocking to the city’s downtown core and surrounding neighborhoods. What’s behind Omaha’s success? That’s what we asked John Reed, senior vice president and managing director of…

Industrial N Illinois

Venture One picks up Roselle industrial building in off-market sale

Venture One Real Estate—through its acquisition fund, VK Industrial V, LP, a partnership between Venture One and Kovitz Investment Group—has closed on the acquisition of an 80,704-square-foot industrial building located at 31 Presidential Drive in Roselle, Illinois. Lee & Associates of Illinois brokered the $4.115 million, off-market transaction.