MOB at Church’s South Side MXU Lands City Financing
A Pullman mixed-use building will be rehabbed and expanded as an Advocate Health Group medical office (rendering pictured) through Tax Increment Financing assistance approved this week by Chicago’s City Council. It will be part of the planned Imani Village mixed-use project on the South Side, that will also include retail, residential and recreational facilities.
The $7.6-million project at 901 E. 95th St. will encompass 60,000 square feet, including a 13,000-square-foot addition. Totaling $981,000, the assistance will be provided to the developer, an offshoot of Trinity United Church of Christ, in two annual installments following completion of the project.
In February, the South Side Weekly reported that the Advocate Health MOB would be the first project to open in the Imani Village MXU. Patricia Eggleston, executive director of the church’s developmental offshoot, told the publication that she hoped housing complexes would come next.
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 GlobeSt.com 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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