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Hilco Real Estate slashes price of Florida residential site

Hilco Real Estate has cut the price of a multifamily development site in North Fort Myers, Fla., in an effort to draw in more bidders for the 100-plus acre site.

Michael T. Wolf rejoins Chicago firm Jenner & Block as partner

A former employee of Chicago-based Jenner & Block LLP will rejoin the international law firm as a partner.

Chamberlain, LiftMaster boost connectivity with Google Assistant

Garage door and home security service providers Chamberlain and LiftMaster, both part of Oak Brook-based Chamberlain Group, recently joined forces to produce enhanced capabilities for Google Home, iPhones and certain Android devices via an integration package combining “MyQ” with Google Home and IFTTT.

SFG’s Midland National sponsors #ThirtyDaysofThanks photo contest

Midland National Life Insurance Co., a subsidiary of Chicago-based Sammons Financial Group, recently kicked off a #ThirtyDaysofThanks photo contest via Facebook.

AARP recognizes Purpose Prize winners

Five $50,000 awards were presented Nov. 2 by AARP in recognition of the recipients’ “outstanding work by people age 50 and over focused on advancing social good,” according to an AARP release.

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage acquires City Point Realty assets

Chicago’s Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage recently acquired the assets of City Point Realty LLC, also based in Chicago.

Belmont Village Senior Living begins work on new community in Lincoln Park

Belmont Village Senior Living has begun construction on its Lincoln Park location.

Illinois company provides pricing, development solutions to manufacturers and others

Preston Stewart uses a ubiquitous landmark in Illinois to explain his company's business: the grain elevator and storage silo.

City of Pekin honors contributions of local chambers

The Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce recently partnered with the Illinois Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives and other chambers to celebrate Chamber of Commerce Week in Pekin.

Rapid sales limit supply of Chicago-area homes

Chicago’s metropolitan area has seen an impact on its home sales in the month of August because of the limited supply of property listings.

Getz Fire Equipment celebrates 60 years in business

Getz Fire Equipment recently celebrated its 60th year in business, with hopes for continued growth for another 60 years and beyond.

Hecht marks 45 years with Hanson Professional Services

A resident project representative for Hanson Professional Services celebrated 45 years with the firm this month.

Redfin Mortgage expands operations to Illinois

Redfin Mortgage is offering loans to Illinois homebuyers and plans to extend into additional markets in 2018.

Combined Insurance promotes military spouse employment efforts

Combined Insurance, a supplemental insurance provider owned by Chubbs Co., will participate in the Department of Defense Military Spouse Employment Partnership.

MHI makes heavy lifting easy for Illinois manufacturers and warehouse operators

Heavy lifting is no easy task. Whether managing a single machine, or a whole fleet, the team at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Mitsubishi Caterpiller Forklift America know that your operations and employees rely on forklifts every day to bear the load.

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