September 27, 2011 – (Chicago, IL) Oakwood 200 Squared (formerly Lake and Wells) was named the best multifamily residential or hospitality project in the Midwest by Engineering News Record (ENR). 200 Squared is a newly completed 42-story apartment tower in the Chicago Loop. The project contains 329 units which are all leased to Oakwood international, a leader in temporary housing. The property is jointly owned by National's Commingled Real Estate Investment Fund and Midwest Property Group.
ENR is a trade magazine and website published weekly that provides news, analysis and opinion on the construction industry around the world. It also tracks and ranks the largest construction, engineering, design and management firms in the world on an annual basis.
200 Squared is focused on green urban living. The building is steps away from mass public transit, offers bike rentals, energy star appliances and provides electric car charging stations in the garage. It has a green roof, terrace gardens, and a full size indoor pool creating an oasis within the city.
Specializing in real estate investments on behalf of large institutional investors, National Real Estate Advisors, LLC (National) manages more than $1 billion of client capital. To learn more about National, please visit our website at www.natadvisors.com