Team

Bill AlterAlter is one of the nation’s leading real estate firms, voted National Developer of the Year by NAIOP in 2010. Founded by William A. Alter in 1955, the firm has developed close to 100,000,000 square feet of speculative projects for its own portfolio and build-to-suit facilities for corporate users. This year, the company has 2,500,000 SF of space worth $600,000,000 permitted and primed for development in national markets. The company is rated number 4 in the latest National Real Estate Investor ranking of America’s top developers.

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ChristineAt a time when more people are working in closer spaces, Alter Asset Management has an unparalleled ability to maintain the energy, excitement and experience within every building. Whether it’s a knowledge worker in a 120 SF cubicle or a managing partner in a 500 SF office, AAM’s award-winning team respond to every tenant issue in a timely fashion with care and courtesy. Because of its national portfolio of 13 million SF stretching from Phoenix, AZ to Washington, D.C., AAM is prepared for any contingency no matter how small. Its on-site staff of property and facility engineers are accredited building professionals through BOMA and IREM. Through a 24/7 Customer Relations Manager (CRM) platform, tenants are able to resolve issues immediately. In every encounter, AAM commits to earn the loyalty and trust of its tenants.

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James DeStefanoDeStefano+Partners was founded in 1988 by James DeStefano, an alumnus of the legendary architectural firm, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. One of the city’s most illustrious firms, they have worked with the likes of star architect Santiago Calatrava and on such celebrated projects as One Dearborn and the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel and Residential Tower, both in Chicago; the Seoul Central Post Office in Seoul, Korea; and the Corporativo Ejercito Commercial Office Building in Mexico City, Mexico. DeStefano+Partners is now Lothan Van Hook DeStefano Architecture, LLC.

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20_w_kinzie_content_mchughEstablished in 1897, McHugh Construction is Chicago’s builder of landmark, one-of-a-kind structures. The firm’s portfolio includes many legendary Chicago buildings, such as Marina City, Arlington Park, the Goodman Theatre, the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, the Hotel Monaco, the Hotel Allegro and the new high-rise neighborhood of Lakeshore East. With a rich tradition of excellence, innovation and commitment to people, McHugh leads the construction industry in building Chicago.

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NGKF_Leasing-Building-GraphicNewmark Grubb Knight Frank (NGKF) is one of the world’s leading commercial real estate advisory firms. Together with its affiliates and London-based partner Knight Frank, NGKF employs more than 12,000 professionals, operating from more than 320 offices in established and emerging property markets on five continents.  Newmark Grubb Knight Frank’s Chicago office consists of  esteemed brokerage, finance, consulting and project management professionals trained in providing comprehensive real estate solutions with a full-service platform for corporate or institutional and multi-national or local clients. In addition to the continued growth of its office and retail leasing and advisory teams, the Chicago office has also added members of NGKF Capital Markets, to serve its clients’ capital markets needs. As the Chicago office expands, Newmark Grubb Knight Frank’s brokers continue to focus on leveraging their local and global platforms to a higher level in order to optimally meet their clients’ growing needs.

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The Leasing Team:

Matthew A. Ward  |  312-224-3260  |  Email
Melissa Porcelli | 312-224-3139 | Email