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First Western Arranges Dollar General Renewal in Pilsen/Little Village

First Western Properties arranged a Dollar General retail lease in Pilsen/Little Village on Chicago’s West Side. The renewal at 2740 W. Cermak is for 10 years. The size of the space wasn’t disclosed. 

Paul Tsakiris, president of Chicago-based First Western, said a total of 20,650 square feet remains available at 2740 W. Cermak. It includes 10,000 square feet of second-floor space, 10,000 square feet of built-out basement space and 650 square feet of ground-=floor space. 

The property is located next to the CTA’s Pink Line, on the Cermak/California intersection and bus routes. 


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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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