Author: Dean Schwanke

Articles by Dean Schwanke

  • Harper Court Partnership Transforms Hyde Park Site and Neighborhood
    Published on November 12, 2013 in Mixed-Use
    Located on a 3.18-acre (1.3 ha) one-block site in the Hyde Park neighborhood on Chicago’s South Side, Harper Court is a mixed-use project initiated by the city of Chicago and the University of Chicago.
  • Sullivan Center: Restoration and Transformation of a Landmark
    Published on November 01, 2013 in Development
    Sullivan Center is a complex of nine historic structures in downtown Chicago that have been renovated and repositioned for modern uses.
  • Commercial Property Prices: What Trajectory?
    Published on November 05, 2010 in Market Trends
    What are the latest trends in commercial property values and prices in the U.S, and what is the trajectory for values/prices going forward? A review of four U.S. property price/value indices reveals that investment grade commercial property values and prices were either down 3.3 percent, flat, up 1.61 percent, or up 5.48 percent in the most recent reporting periods. What is the prevailing trend?