Shifting Gears to Focus on a Boston Area Project

Nearly 18 years after selling his real estate company to Mesirow Financial Holdings, Richard “Richie” Stein is leaving the firm to concentrate on a large development near Boston.

Stein will leave Chicago-based Mesirow, where he is a senior managing director, at the end of the year, according to memos sent to employees by Stein and CEO Richard Price. He's leaving to focus on a 2.3 million-square-foot mixed-use project in Somerville, Mass., just north of Boston.

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