Adelphia Brokers $2.6M Sale of Retail Building in Plainfield, Illinois

PLAINFIELD, ILL. — Adelphia Properties has brokered the sale of a 5,550-square-foot retail building in Plainfield for $2.6 million. The newly constructed property is located at 12750 S. Route 59, about 38 miles southwest of Chicago. Tenants include Potbelly and T-Mobile, with one vacant unit. George Spirrison and Simeon Spirrison of Adelphia Properties represented the buyer, a private investor. A Chicago-based developer was the seller.

August 22, 2017

Natixis Provides $270M Refinancing for JW Marriott Chicago

CHICAGO — Natixis has provided a $270 million refinancing for the JW Marriott Chicago, a luxury hotel located within The Loop in downtown Chicago. Daniel Burnham designed the property in the early 1900s. It served as the Continental and Commercial National Bank Building for many years. In 2010, the first 12 floors of the building were transformed into a 610-room hotel. Architectural firm Lucien Lagrange & Associates led the $396 million restoration. The hotel offers amenities..

August 22, 2017

47-Unit Luxury Apartment Building Opens in Evanston, Illinois

EVANSTON, ILL. — Real Capital Solutions Inc. and RMK Management Corp. have opened 1620 Central, a 47-unit luxury apartment building in Evanston. The four-story property, located at 1620 Central St., is 40 percent leased. Floor plans include one-, two- and three-bedroom units ranging from 601 to 1,297 square feet. Monthly rents range from $2,020 to $3,287. Amenities include a bike storage room, electronic package management system and dry cleaning drop-off and pick-up. TJM Development Inc. and..

August 21, 2017

Joe & The Juice to Open First Three Locations in Chicago

CHICAGO — Joe & The Juice has signed three leases to open its first locations in Chicago. The properties are located at 10 E. Delaware Place, 412 N. Wells St. and 8 E. Huron St. The Denmark-based company is known for its natural and organic ingredients in freshly prepared juices, coffee, shakes and sandwiches. The locations, the company’s first in the Midwest, are slated to open later this year and in 2018. Phil Golding, Todd Siegel and Amira Yunis of CBRE represented Joe & The..

August 21, 2017

Bridge Sells 491,010 SF Industrial Portfolio in Chicago Area for $69M, Acquires 48-Acre Land Site for $27M

CHICAGO — Bridge Development Partners LLC has sold four industrial buildings totaling 491,010 square feet in Chicago’s O’Hare market for $69 million. The properties include: 1701 Nicholas Blvd. in Elk Grove Village; 11600 Grand Ave. in Northlake; and 9555 and 9655 Soreng Ave. in Schiller Park. With buildings constructed between 2014 and 2017, the property was 78 percent leased at the time of sale. Tenants include Pilot Air Freight Corp., NNR Global Logistics USA Inc. and Fujitrans USA..

August 18, 2017

Structured Development Acquires Office Building in Chicago, Plans 200,000 SF Mixed-Use Development

CHICAGO — Structured Development has acquired a 40,000-square-foot loft office building in Chicago’s Lincoln Park for an undisclosed price. The property is located at 855 W. Blackhawk St., adjacent to another property that Structured Development purchased in 2015. Together, the sites will be redeveloped as The Shops at Big Deahl, a 200,000-square-foot mixed-use property. Demolition of the building located at 1450 N. Dayton St. is underway, with construction of The Shops slated to begin in..

August 17, 2017

Aries/Conlon Capital Arranges $31.5M Refinancing Loan for Office Property in Buffalo Grove, Illinois

BUFFALO GROVE, ILL. — Aries/Conlon Capital has arranged a $31.5 million loan for the refinancing of Riverwalk Phase II in Buffalo Grove, a northern suburb of Chicago. The 258,995-square-foot office property, located at 2100 E. Lake Cook Road, serves as the corporate headquarters for CVS Caremark. The Class A building is 75 percent leased, with PrimeSource Healthcare serving as the other anchor tenant. Amenities include a fitness center, conference room and deli. Accesso Partners was the..

August 17, 2017

Quadrant Provides $150M Loan for Refinancing of Luxury Apartment Tower in Chicago

CHICAGO — Quadrant Real Estate Advisors has provided a $150 million loan for the refinancing of MILA, a 402-unit luxury apartment tower located along Chicago’s Michigan Avenue. Designed by bKL Architecture, the property also consists of 21,129 square feet of retail space, which is leased to Starbucks, Roti Mediterranean Grill and Liberty Travel. Completed in May 2016, the tower features amenities such as a rooftop pool, garden, game room, fitness center and pet salon. Danny Kaufman and..

August 16, 2017

Lowe Enterprises Acquires 239-Unit Apartment Property in Glenview, Illinois

GLENVIEW, ILL. — Lowe Enterprises Investors, in a joint venture with an institutional investor, has acquired The Reserve Glenview in suburban Chicago. The purchase price was not disclosed. The 239-unit apartment property is located on 7.6 acres at 195 Waukegan Road. The property features three-story buildings that wrap around a central parking structure. Floor plans range from studio to three-bedroom units. Amenities include a pool, outdoor kitchen and picnic area, courtyard, resident lounge..

August 16, 2017

Ridge Breaks Ground on 186,000 SF Industrial Development in Bartlett, Illinois

BARTLETT, ILL. — Ridge, the industrial development arm of Transwestern Development Co., has broken ground on a 186,000-square-foot industrial spec development in Bartlett’s Brewster Creek Business Park. The project, called Ridge Brewster Creek II, is slated for delivery in December. Ridge previously developed Ridge Brewster Creek I, a 271,000-square-foot building that is 50 percent leased to Winhere Brake Parts. Located at 1331-1337 Schiferl Road, Ridge Brewster Creek II will feature..

August 16, 2017