Navigating the Chicago Real Estate Market in 2011

December 9, 2010

Event Information:

Thursday, December 9, 2010 

8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (Central) 

Aurora Police Facility 

1200 East Indian Trail Road 

Aurora, IL 60505 

NOTE: Space is limited to the first 100 registrants.


Registration, Networking and Breakfast—8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Welcome and Opening Remarks—8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

8:45 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Positioning Property for Development in a Challenging Market Environment
Bruce Goldsmith, Attorney, Real Estate Practice Group, Dykema (Moderator)
Michael Laube, Principal, Laube Companies
Andrew Scott, Attorney, Real Estate Practice Group, Dykema

9:35 a.m. to 10:20 a.m.

Developer Roundtable Discussion
Lance Ramella, Principal, RW Real Estate Advisors (Moderator)
Steve Atchison, Division President, PulteGroup, Inc.
Matthew Fiascone, Senior Vice President, Inland Real Estate Development Corporation
Theresa Frankiewicz, Vice President, Community Development, Crown Community Development

10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Municipal Strategies in a Slow Growth Economy
Carl Peterson, Vice President, Consulting, ENCAP, Inc. (Moderator)
Barbara Kattermann, Senior Project Manager, Development Services of Aurora
Michael Garrigan, Village Planner, Village of Plainfield
Richard Young, Community Development Director, Village of Sugar Grove