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Alliant Credit Union Recognized for Innovation & Superior Financing in Commercial Real Estate Industry


Alliant Wins Top Honors for “Most Innovative Corporate Strategy” and “Best Financing” at the 2023 Commercial Property Executive Influence Awards


CHICAGO, IL FEBRUARY 7,2024 – In recognition of Alliant Credit Union’s innovation in the commercial real estate industry, the credit union proudly announces earning two honors at the 2023 Influence Awards presented by Commercial Property Executive (CPE)—these awards honor organizations with notable contributions to commercial real estate.

CPE, a leading commercial real estate news source, commended Alliant Credit Union for its outstanding achievements in two key categories:

Most Innovative Corporate Strategy (silver award): Alliant Credit Union’s commitment to innovation and forward-thinking corporate strategies has been recognized as a leader in the industry. The Silver Award for Most Innovative Corporate Strategy acknowledges the organization’s approach to financial services, revolutionizing the commercial real estate landscape and providing clients with modern solutions to meet their evolving needs.

Best Financing (silver award): Alliant’s dedication to providing term loan solutions on stabilized commercial real estate assets has been recognized with the Silver Award for Best Financing. The award highlights the organization's ability to tailor financing options to meet the unique needs of clients predicated on the merits of an individual opportunity.

“It is truly rewarding to see Alliant Credit Union recognized in multiple categories. Our innovative corporate strategy has brought liquidity into the commercial real estate space at a time when it is sorely needed,” said Charles Krawitz, Head of Commercial Lending at Alliant Credit Union. “We are honored to provide lender financing to firms active in the bridge and construction spaces and to offer financing on stabilized properties through top-tier commercial mortgage brokers nationwide.”

For additional information about Alliant’s innovative financial solutions and our commitment to excellence, please visit

About Alliant Credit Union:

Alliant Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial cooperative with more than 850,000 members and more than $19 billion in assets. Alliant was named one of CNBC’s Top Credit Unions for November 2023 and one of’s Best Banks for America. Headquartered in Chicago and founded in 1935, Alliant is the largest credit union in Illinois and one of the largest credit unions in the United States. As an all-digital credit union, Alliant’s mission is to provide members with a tech-forward banking experience and consistent, superior financial value while simplifying and enabling how people save, borrow, and pay.


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