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Kiser Group Sees “Incredibly Active” Market on South, West Sides

In the first half of 2021, Kiser Group’s Birk | Sklar team continued to have one of its most active years by brokering the sales of 607 units across 34 apartment buildings. Throughout Chicago’s South and West Sides, the team also has 208 units across 21 apartment buildings currently under contract. 

“There’s no shortage of capital searching for the aggressive cash flow that the buildings on the South and West Side offer,” said Noah Birk. “When you combine that demand with this historically low interest rate environment, it’s resulted in a record number of transactions at record-breaking prices”

Added Aaron Sklar, “From appreciation to rent growth, there is no shortage of positive momentum fueling an incredibly active South and West Side market.”

Kiser Group’s Birk | Sklar team also includes Jack Petrando, Austin Parker, Justin Turner, Michael Yangas and Ben Goldman.


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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).