Further Reading

Tartan's Will Kreuzer Presents at Collegiate Real Estate Conference
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 09:53
Will Kreuzer joined more than 30 real estate professionals to discuss careers in the industry at the Collegiate Real Estate Conference hosted by DePaul University's Driehaus College of Business on April 5, 2013. The program was a joint partnership with Indiana University's Kelley School of Business, Marquette University, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and the University of Notre Dame, among others.
Bonefish Signs Ground Lease in Orland Park
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 09:47

Bonefish Grill has signed a ground lease for a site located on LaGrange Road in Orland Park, Illinois. Bonefish has commenced construction and plans to open by August 2013. Bonefish is an affiliate of Bloomin' Brands, a casual dining restaurant company with a portfolio of restaurant concepts. The company owns and operates 1,248 restaurants and has 195 restaurants operating under franchise or joint venture arrangements across 49 states and 21 countries and territories. Bonefish Grill is a polished casual seafood restaurant featuring market fresh grilled fish.

Third Phase of The Flats to Break Ground Early Summer 2013
Monday, April 29, 2013 - 13:39

Tartan Realty Group and Campus Acquisitions (CA) expect an early summer groundbreaking for the third phase of The Flats at Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois. The Flats is a successful off-campus student housing development adjacent to ISU. When Phase III opens in Fall 2014, The Flats will comprise 152 units/481 beds in three buildings buildings, with modern amenities that include an outdoor terrace, study and game rooms, and on-site parking. CA’s full-service onsite management division will manage the property. Phases I and II were delivered by Tartan in 2011 and 2012 and include 196 beds and 8,073 sf of retail. Retail tenants are Chipotle Mexican Grill and Meatheads Burgers & Fries.

Meatheads to Break Ground on First Prototype Restaurant
Monday, April 29, 2013 - 13:07
Meatheads Burgers and Fries is breaking ground on the chain's first standalone prototype restaurant in Lincolnwood the first week of May 2013. The Lincolnwood restaurant will the better burger chain's 12th location. Tartan also recently executed a lease for Meatheads at the Shops at Flint Creek in Barrington, Illinois and will be announce a 14th location in Northwest Indiana in the near future.
Meatheads Burgers & Fries opens 11th Location
Monday, April 29, 2013 - 13:03
Tartan is proud to announce that Meatheads Burgers & Fries opened its 11th location in Elmhurst in March 2013. As a principal investor, Tartan oversees all real estate services for the growing fast casual restaurant chain.