Originally posted at TheRealDeal Chicago retail property investor Core Acquisitions picked up a Skokie shopping center for $13.5 million, placing a bet on the continued strength of suburban retail. An LLC tied to Northbrook-based Pine Tree was the seller of Skokie Fashion Square, Cook County public records show. The 85,000-square-foot property was built in 1985 … Continued

Article originally posted on connectcre. Quantum Real Estate Advisors, Inc., has brokered the sale of a single-tenant absolute net-leased 7-Eleven located on Naylor Mill Road in Salisbury, MD. The 5,000-square-foot property sold for $5.5 million. Quantum EVP Daniel Waszak represented the New York-based buyer in the 1031 transaction. The seller, Core Acquisitions in Chicago, was … Continued

Article originally posted Rockford Register Star ROCKFORD — Two restaurants and an oil change business are slated to open in 2022 at the intersection of East State Street and Mill Road, according to the asset management company which purchased the site. Chicago-based Core Acquisitions acquired the property in February for nearly $1.5 million and divided … Continued

Article originally published on REBusinessOnline CHAMPAIGN, ILL. — Quantum Real Estate Advisors Inc. has negotiated the sale of a 24,454-square-foot retail center in Champaign for $4.3 million. Located at 2012-2032 N. Prospect Ave., the property is home to David’s Bridal, America’s Best Eyewear, Little Caesar’s Pizza, Sally Beauty and a few local tenants. Chad Firsel … Continued

Core Acquisitions sees a bright future for the Parkway North office park in the northern suburb amid trying times for some suburban office landlords. Article originally posted on: Crain’s Chicago Business A Chicago real estate firm is rolling the dice on a soon-to-be vacant Deerfield office building, betting it can modernize it and lease it … Continued

The suburban property traded for a fraction of what it cost to develop just before the recession. Two local real estate investors have picked up a shopping center in suburban Burr Ridge at a steep discount amid a tenuous time for brick-and-mortar retail. A joint venture of Orland Park-based Edwards Realty and Chicago-based Core Acquisition … Continued

Several suburban submarkets don’t have trouble attracting tenants.   CHICAGO—The suburban region may have a persistently high vacancy rate, but class A properties in towns like Schaumburg, Oak Brook and a few others, are seeing very strong demand for office space. And many landlords stand ready to upgrade such properties. Officials from Chicago-based Core Acquisitions, … Continued

A boutique commercial real estate investment firm plans to spend $7 million renovating an office building on Roselle Road in Schaumburg. Chicago-based Core Acquisitions in planning an extensive renovation and repositioning of Chatham Centre, a Class A office building. Chatham Centre is a 10-story, 205,000-square-foot office building on the southeast quadrant of the new I-90/Roselle … Continued

Core Acquisitions acquires regional shopping center in Bloomington, IL An affiliate of Core Acquisitions has acquired the Bloomington Commons shopping center in Bloomington, Illinois. The grocery-anchored shopping center, which features national and regional tenants, is located at the intersection of Veterans Highway and E. Empire Street at the center of the retail trade area in … Continued