25 results for “woodlawn”
CRE N Illinois

The Cook County Land Bank looks to go commercial

| Matt Baker

With numerous vacant properties left at the tide line of the receding Great Recession, The Cook County Land Bank Authority (CCLBA) was created in 2013 to find new uses for this inventory. Though their early efforts focused on single-family homes, the rehabilitation of industrial and commercial properties is poised to make an even larger impact.

Multifamily N Illinois

Skender completes affordable TOD on Chicago’s South Side

Skender, serving as base building and interior construction manager, recently completed Woodlawn Station, a transit-oriented affordable housing development in Chicago. Located just under the Cottage Grove Green Line CTA terminus station in Chicago South Side neighborhood Woodlawn, the mixed-use development features a main building that cont…

CRE N Illinois

SOM's Dawveed Scully wins 2018 ULI Chicago Young Visionary Award

Dawveed Scully, senior urban designer at SOM, was awarded ULI Chicago’s Young Visionary Award at a ceremony on June 13, 2018 at the Theatre on the Lake in Chicago. The award is presented each year to an outstanding young professional who has demonstrated a commitment to ULI's principles of responsible land use. It recognizes outstanding lea…

CRE N Illinois

Kiser Group promotes Aaron Sklar to director

Chicago-based, mid-market multifamily brokerage firm Kiser Group has promoted Aaron Sklar from broker to director. Sklar focuses his brokerage efforts on Chicago’s South Side neighborhoods including South Shore, Jackson Park and East Woodlawn.

Multifamily Midwest

New housing, retail project breaks ground in Woodlawn

| Staff Writer

City of Chicago Deputy Mayor Andrea Zopp joined Ald. Willie Cochran and Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH) representatives to celebrate the ground breaking for Trianon Lofts, the first predominantly market rate rental housing to be constructed in Woodlawn in more than 50 years.

CRE Midwest

Sixteen winners announced at Urban Land Institute's 2015 Vision Awards

| Staff Writer

Sixteen inspired and vibrant winners were announced at the fourth annual Urban Land Institute Chicago Vision Awards held on June 3, 2015 at Redmoon Theater in Chicago. The Vision Awards honor projects and programs that use creative development practices, inventive partnerships or sharing of resources, imaginative problem solving, or vision…