Real Estate

Jennifer Pritzker plans exit from single-family market

Billionaire Jennifer Pritzker, who bought several homes in Evanston over the past several years and turned two of them into bed and breakfasts, has put her properties here on sale in a move a spokesperson says represents a shift for her to the commercial real estate market.

Custer developer asks $2.5M in city funds

The developers of the planned 40-unit Evanston Commons townhouse complex on Custer Avenue presented preliminary figures to a city committee Wednesday indicating they'll need $2.5 million in funding from the neighborhood's tax increment financing district to make the project financially viable.