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2022 Illinois Real Estate Journal Awards

2022 Illinois Real Estate Journal Awards

McShane was recognized as a top multi-family general contractor at the Illinois Real Estate Journal Awards. The firm was named Multi-Family General Contractor of the Year and received additional awards in the affordable housing and education redevelopment categories for the…

The Trotta Completed in Middleton, WI

The Trotta Completed in Middleton, WI

McShane Construction Company completed construction of The Trotta Apartments for client Impact Seven, a statewide affordable housing developer headquartered in Rice Lake, Wisconsin. Located in Middleton, Wisconsin, the new apartment residence offers 126 apartment units. Positioned on a site that…

Algonquin, IL Senior Living Residence Completed

Algonquin, IL Senior Living Residence Completed

McShane Construction Company completed construction of The Oaks at Algonquin for client Spectrum Retirement Communities. The firm provided comprehensive construction services for the 166-unit senior living residence in Algonquin, Illinois. “The Oaks at Algonquin is a beautiful community that offers…

Overcoming Long Lead Times in Industrial Projects

Overcoming Long Lead Times in Industrial Projects

Since the start of the pandemic, our country has battled supply chain issues, with everything from soap to flour in short supply. The first shortage that greatly impacted the construction industry was lumber, as prices skyrocketed to an all-time high.…

Common Ground – Spring 2022

Common Ground – Spring 2022

The latest edition of our newsletter is now available. In this issue you’ll hear from Tom Beres, Regional Vice President – Industrial, about overcoming marketplace challenges. You’ll also find updates on exciting new projects we’re working on around the country…

2022 CBC Merit Awards – Residential

2022 CBC Merit Awards – Residential

Fifth Avenue Apartments received a Chicago Building Congress Merit Award in the residential category. Fifth Avenue Apartments is a five-story development in Maywood, Illinois, that provides 72 affordable apartment units for working households at or below 60% of area median…

2022 CBC Merit Awards – Industrial

2022 CBC Merit Awards – Industrial

Abt Electronics received a Chicago Building Congress Merit Award in the industrial category. Abt Electronics contracted McShane to add 430,000 square feet to their existing warehouse and showroom facility in Glenview, Illinois. The addition incorporates two three-story office blocks along…

2022 Largest Multi-Family Builders

2022 Largest Multi-Family Builders

The McShane Companies was ranked as #5 on the National Multifamily Housing Council's list of largest multi-family builders in the nation. McShane has served the multi-family market since 1998 and began construction on 9,044 units in 2021.

McShane to Build 172 Affordable Units in Sun Prairie, WI

McShane to Build 172 Affordable Units in Sun Prairie, WI

McShane Construction Company was selected by Roers Companies to provide design-assist construction services for The Wildwood at Main. Located in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, the new affordable housing development will offer 172 units. “We’re excited to partner with Roers Companies to…

McShane Completes Industrial Facility in Richmond, California

McShane Completes Industrial Facility in Richmond, California

McShane has completed construction at 500 Pittsburg in Richmond, California, for its client, a fund managed by a subsidiary of Ares Management Corporation, which acquired Black Creek Group’s U.S. real estate investment advisory and distribution business on July 1, 2021.…

McShane to Build Kirwan Supportive Apartments

McShane to Build Kirwan Supportive Apartments

McShane Construction Company has been selected by Over the Rainbow (OTR) to provide design-assist construction services for Kirwan Apartments in Waukegan, Illinois. The 24-unit affordable housing residence is designed to allow adults with physical disabilities to live independently. The development…

Trends in Midwest Multi-Family Construction

Trends in Midwest Multi-Family Construction

The start of the pandemic brought concern that multi-family demand would decline as people fled apartments in search of more space. While luxury and market-rate developments saw higher vacancies in 2020, the market quickly rebounded. By mid-2021 demand for multi-family…