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PNM Partner Gene Leone Moderates at Bisnow’s “State of the Market” Event

Gene Leone (Partner – Pircher, Nichols & Meeks) interviewed Scott Wolstein, CEO of Starwood Retail Partners, at Bisnow’s 8th annual State of the Market event held at NewCity, Chicago's newest retail and entertainment venue, on October 18, 2016. 

Scott Wolstein and Gene Leone

Mr. Wolstein addressed the challenges - and the opportunities - affecting the world of retail.  Over 400 people gathered to hear what Mr. Wolstein and other experts had to say about the existing landscape.  Generally speaking, the message was one of cautious optimism. As for Chicago and Illinois, ongoing struggles with pension insolvency, rising real estate taxes and crime may have a negative impact on real estate investment activity and values.

Read more about this event and see photos by visiting Bisnow’s website here.