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Peak Properties Assumes Management of Portfolio in Oak Park and River Forest

Peak Properties is taking over management of four commercial properties in Oak Park and River Forest. The mixed-use commercial assets, all owned by an independent ownership group, include 13 fully occupied commercial units plus three residential apartments. 

“We have the team in place to seamlessly take on the daily tasks required to operate multifamily and commercial investment properties in both the urban and suburban markets, and we’re very happy to expand our portfolio with these key locations,” said Mike Zucker, managing partner of Peak Properties.  

The Oak Park commercial buildings house services, retail shops and restaurants within single-story retail structures, located near residential homes and convenient parking. Three apartments are also included in this portfolio, all currently occupied. 

In River Forest, the Sugar Beet Schoolhouse, which provides community cooking classes for children and families, shares the corner building with the River Forest Kitchen and meeting space. 


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