CRE N Illinois
Jeff Foland;Green Courte Partners

Green Courte Partners taps Jeff Foland to helm airport parking subsidiary

Green Courte Partners, a Chicago-based private equity real estate investment firm, has hired Jeff Foland as the new president and chief executive officer of The Parking Spot. Foland will also join Green Courte as a managing director. The Parking Spot, which is owned by a subsidiary of Green Courte’s third investment fund and manages assets owned by affiliates of Green Courte’s third and fourth investment funds, is the nation’s largest owner and operator of near-airport parking facilities.

CRE N Illinois
Todd Bancroft;Draper and Kramer

Draper and Kramer names Todd Bancroft as president and CEO

The Draper and Kramer board of directors has appointed chief operating officer and general counsel Todd Bancroft as the firm’s next president and chief executive officer. Bancroft, who has been serving as interim president and CEO of the real estate services firm for the last three months, succeeds Midwest Real Estate News hall of famer Forrest D. Bailey, who stepped down as president and CEO after 20 years but will stay on as vice chair and CEO emeritus.

CRE Midwest
Amy Smith;Laramar Group

Laramar Group hires VP of human resources

Amy Smith is the new vice president of human resources for national real estate investment and property management corporation The Laramar Group. She will develop the company’s human resources strategy for an employee base of more than 600 over multiple states.

CRE i Ohio
Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame: Neyer Properties' Dan Neyer

Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame: Neyer Properties' Dan Neyer

What does it take to become a member of the Midwest Real Estate News Commercial Hall of Fame? You need top production. But you also need to make an impact on your industry and city. This year, Midwest Real Estate News is running the profiles of the men and women who were named to our 2017 CRE Hall of Fame class. Today, we highlight the thriving career of Dan Neyer, president and chief executive officer of Neyer Properties in Cincinnati.

CRE N Illinois
John O’Neill;H.W. Lochner

John O'Neill joins H.W. Lochner

John O’Neill, PE joined H.W. Lochner as vice president and area manager for Illinois. Located in the firm’s Chicago office, he will be responsible for business development and overseeing area operations for Lochner’s Illinois design and construction engineering and inspection groups.

CRE N Illinois
Mixed-use Lakeview building sells for $3.7 million

Mixed-use Lakeview building sells for $3.7 million

Marcus & Millichap announced the sale of an 11,100-square-foot mixed-use property located in the Lakeview neighborhood in Chicago, according to Steven D. Weinstock, regional manager of the firm’s Chicago Oak Brook office. The property went from contract to close in 70 days and sold for $3,725,000.

CRE N Illinois
CRE Future Leaders: Abe Eilian

CRE Future Leaders: Abe Eilian

As part of our series, CRE Future Leaders, we caught up with Abe Eilian, director at Essex Realty Group. He concentrates primarily on asset valuation, market research and transaction analysis, assisting clients in the acquisition and disposition of investment real estate throughout the greater Chicago metropolitan area. To date, Eilian has been involved in the underwriting and sale of over $100 million in investment real estate.

CRE N Illinois
Avison Young holds fifth annual global Day of Giving

Avison Young holds fifth annual global Day of Giving

Avison Young’s Chicago area offices recently partnered for a day with Cradles to Crayons, a Chicago charity dedicated to supporting low-income children. The effort brought together 134 Avison Young employees to inspect, sort and package hundreds of clothing donations to be distributed to children in need this holiday season.

CRE N Illinois
Dan Conley;Skender

Skender expands manufacturing team

Skender announced the appointment of two manufacturing industry veterans with a combined 65 years of experience. The two new hires, Dan Conley and Mike Mulrooney, P.E., are the latest additions to the Skender manufacturing leadership team. Skender’s advanced manufacturing facility in southwest Chicago produces modular components that Skender constructs into multifamily, healthcare and commercial buildings.