Investing in Commercial Real Estate

Commercial real estate deals aren’t just for business owners. In fact, many Americans are turning to commercial real estate AS the business in the wake of the Great Recession of 2008. Not only do commercial real estate deals ensure that the work is autonomous, they also guarantee a certain degree of return on the investment […]

Purchasing Property for Your Illinois Business

A recent survey of the National Association of Realtors indicated that the commercial real estate market maintained momentum in sales in the third quarter of 2013.  As the real estate market regains stability you may be wondering if now is the right time to stop leasing your business space and make the move to buy.  […]

Finding a Good Deal on Commercial Real Estate

It is no secret that the real estate market has been struggling for quite some time now and, unfortunately, that is also true for commercial real estate. The market has been doing much better across the country recently, but it is still important to shop around and know what to do when in the commercial […]

How To Avoid A Gift Tax

According to CNN Money Magazine, “estate planning isn’t just about how you want your assets distributed after you die.” Figuring out what to do with your estate is just that—and while the word “estate” may bring to mind brick mansions and vacation homes, the truth is that most people, of any socioeconomic class, have an […]

Chicago Real Estate Investors Borrow $145 Million for South Loop Property

According to, the owners of one Chicago business recently took out a hefty loan – $145 million to be exact. The borrowers are Chicago-based McCaffery Interests Inc., and Los Angeles’s Canyon-Johnson Urban Funds, the owners of The Roosevelt Collection, a large South Loop property that is home to apartments and retail space. The due […]