Monday, April 16, 2018

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign wins the 8th Annual Real Estate Challenge in Chicago! 

The Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation’s annual Real Estate Challenge took place on Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Chicago and the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (Graduate) team won First Place! The annual real estate challenge matches teams from selected universities in a competition focusing on a high-profile development/redevelopment project in the Chicago Metropolitan area. 
Five of the 6 teammates were from FAA! Featured in the photograph, THE WINNING TEAM from left to right: 

Jesse Thomas - Master of Urban Planning
Kristopher Kobernus- MBA
Jen Concepcion - Joint M.Arch / Civil Engineering 
Rebecca Palmer - Joint M.Arch / MBA
Logan Walker - Joint M.Arch / MBA 
Bradley Berg - Joint M.Arch / MBA

Participating schools included:
Indiana University
Marquette University
Roosevelt University (Graduate)
Saint Louis University
The Ohio State University
University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (Graduate)
University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (Undergraduate)
University of Missouri
University of Notre Dame

A link to the winning presentation and write-up:

Read more about the Real Estate Challenge here