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March 19, 2019

Draper and Kramer’s Kristen Alessi Named ARM of the Year by IREM Chicago

Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, a national real estate services firm, is proud to announce Kristen Alessi, property manager at 1130 S. Michigan Ave., a luxury apartment tower in Chicago’s South Loop, was named Accredited Residential Manager (ARM) of the Year by the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM)’s Chicago chapter. The award was presented to Alessi at IREM Chicago’s annual Premier Awards, held March 8 at Chicago’s Drake Hotel. ...

February 25, 2014

Draper and Kramer Breaks Ground on 2111 S. Wabash in McCormick Square Area of Chicago’s South Loop

Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, today announced it has started construction on 2111 S. Wabash Ave., a 24-story, 275-unit building in the McCormick Square area of Chicago’s South Loop. Located less than one block from the CTA’s Cermak/McCormick Place Green Line station, the transit-oriented development will offer residents a convenient location just a five-minute train ride from Chicago’s Loop. ...

February 4, 2014

Pre-Leasing Underway at 61 Banks Street in Chicago’s Gold Coast

Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, today announced that pre-leasing is underway for 61 Banks Street, an eight-story, 58-unit boutique rental building at Banks Street and Lake Shore Drive that fills the last undeveloped lakefront parcel in Chicago’s premier Gold Coast neighborhood. First move-ins are expected to take place this May. ...

January 28, 2019

Draper and Kramer Announces 4 Executive-Level Promotions

Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, a Chicago-based real estate services firm, today announced the promotion of four senior executives. Edward Polich has been named executive vice president of real estate, while Blas Puzon has been promoted to chief investment officer. Additionally, Julie Stevlingson is stepping into an expanded role leading construction services and property operations in addition to her current position as senior vice president and director of management services, and Christine Ramsey has been promoted to chief administrative officer. ...

December 19, 2018

Draper and Kramer Employees Receive IREM Recognition

Full-service real estate firm Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, today announced that two employees from its Residential Management Group have been recognized by the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). Colleen Needham, general manager of the Lake Meadows rental community in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood, has been named IREM Chicago Chapter 23 secretary for 2019. In addition, Timothy Kramer, property operations specialist across Draper and Kramer’s portfolio, was certified as an IREM instructor, the first Draper and Kramer employee to earn the designation. ...


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