Growing Home Wins Chicago Community Trust Outstanding Strategy of the Year Award

On Febrary 13th Growing Home was recognized at the 19th Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards® for its dedicated work in community development. The Chicago Community Trust Outstanding Community Strategy of the Year Award It’s no secret that the Englewood neighborhood ... [Continue Reading]

Green Exchange Wins Outstanding For-Profit Neighborhood R.E. Project Award

At the Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards Baum Development was honored with "The Outstanding For-Proft Neighborhood Real Estate Project Award." The Outstanding For-Profit Neighborhood Real Estate Project Award When the Frederick Cooper Lamp Factory at 2545 W. Diversey ... [Continue Reading]

Green Exchange Lands $26.5 Million Refinance Loan

The owners of the Green Exchange, an environmentally focused office building on the Northwest Side, have refinanced the property with a $26.5 million loan, the latest sign of improvement in real estate lending, according to the Chicago Real Estate Daily. The owners of the Green ... [Continue Reading]

Weaving a Difference – Reloom

Homelessness in Atlanta. December 12, 2012 - WABE’s Kate Sweeney visited the headquarters of re-Loom to spend some time with one of its employees. ... [Continue Reading]

PPL Partnership Creates Jobs and Reduces Waste

The Environmental Services Board of Hennepin County, Minnesota announced its renewed partnership with PPL Industries' Second Chance Mattress Recycling program. The board issued a press release in October of 2012: October 17, 2012 — The board has renewed a partnership with ... [Continue Reading]

Midtown Global Market Tops “Best Of” List

Contained within the Midtown Global Market is a veritable flavor wonderland. A melting pot of ethnic restaurants and small businesses allow for a quick cultural tour. Foodwise, you'll find a wealth of options -- everything from tacos (traditional and fusion) to camel burgers, ... [Continue Reading]