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Property management: The glue that holds the pieces together in commercial properties

September 30, 2016 And at Illinois Real Estate Journal’s 12th Annual Chicagoland Property Management Conference held Sept. 27., at the Drake Hotel, 2301 York Rd. in Oak Brook, Illinois, experts assured that it’s only getting stronger. Read more...

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Is a slowdown coming for the hotel industry?

September 30, 2016 The hotel market across the United States is still strong. But according to Marcus & Millichap, growth in the hospitality sector is starting to slow. Read more...

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Leopardo wraps construction on new Mariano’s-anchored retail development in Lakeview

September 29, 2016 Leopardo Companies completed a new 265,000-square-foot commercial development anchored by Mariano’s Fresh Market at 3030 N. Broadway in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood. Read more...

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Border wars continue – and Illinois isn’t winning

September 29, 2016 It’s little secret to commercial real estate pros who do business near the Illinois/Wisconsin border: There’s a war going on between the states to attract new industrial projects. It’s no secret, either, which side is winning most of these battles. Read more...

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Clayco delivers new Zurich North America headquarters after three years of work

September 28, 2016 Zurich North America challenged the design-build team and architects to target and achieve LEED Platinum – the highest level of certification awarded by the U.S. Green Building Council, and it reached its goal last month. To date it is the largest platinum certified building of its designation in the U.S. Read more...

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Construction begins on new athletic and academic facility in Chicago’s Washington Park neighborhood

September 28, 2016 Construction is officially underway at XS Tennis Village, a state-of-the-art athletic and academic facility in Chicago’s Washington Park neighborhood. Read more...

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Spanish investor acquires Chicago office building for $72 million

September 28, 2016 Located in the heart of Chicago’s financial district, adjacent to the iconic Chase Tower, 20 South Clark Street rises 30 stories tall and has 400,000 rentable square feet. Read more...

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Tribune Media finalizes sale of Tribune Tower

September 28, 2016 The property, which includes the Tribune Tower and a surface parking lot, is currently zoned for a mix of uses that includes office, hotel, residential and retail. Read more...

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Construction breaks ground on new multifamily high-rise project in Streeterville

September 28, 2016 Jupiter Realty Company has broken ground a 444-unit luxury rental high-rise project at 465 North Park Dr., in Chicago’s Streeterville neighborhood. Read more...

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Earles Architects and Associates designs new office space for Daspin & Aument LLP

September 28, 2016 Earles Architects and Associates completed the architectural planning and interior design for Daspin & Aument LLP, a boutique business law firm moving into 300 S. Wacker Dr. in Chicago. Read more...

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What retailers are expanding today? Think food, coffee and cheap

September 28, 2016 What retailers have expansion plans in the Chicago market? Look toward those offering a quick lunch or morning coffee. Read more...

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Big changes bring big activity to healthcare market

September 27, 2016 When Bob Titzer looks at the healthcare real estate market in Chicago and across the Midwest, he sees plenty of activity. Hospitals are building new medical office buildings in urban areas and suburbs. Developers are expanding existing hospitals. And medical groups are opening ever more free-standing clinics and emergency rooms. But what is behind all this activity? Titzer, executive vice president of HSA PrimeCare, points to one factor: change. Read more...

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Thriving as a brick-and-mortar retailer today? It’s all about creating experiences

September 26, 2016 Chad Firsel doesn’t hesitate when asked what makes for a successful brick-and-mortar retailer today: Those retailers that are thriving are offering experiences, ones that can’t be duplicated online. Read more...

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Real estate gala celebrates installation of new Chicago Association of Realtors leadership

September 23, 2016 The Chicago Association of Realtors (C.A.R.) hosted a who’s who of the city’s vibrant real estate industry at its 133rd Annual Inaugural Gala - The Night for Real Estate in Chicago - on Sept. 14, at the Radisson Blu Hotel, 221 N. Columbus Dr. Read more...

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See how CRE firms are making an impact on Chicago’s South Side

September 23, 2016 In response to the need for more affordable housing, Chicago commercial real estate professionals have stepped in to help build homes for families on the city's South Side. Read more...

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Newmark Grubb Knight Frank recruits pair of office specialists from JBC

September 23, 2016 Newmark Grubb Knight Frank announced that Bill Rolander and Jon Cordell have joined the firm’s Chicago office as executive managing director and senior managing director. Read more...

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Guest post: Protecting yourself in a sublease or assignment

September 23, 2016 Tech companies have been growing and hiring at a very quick pace for several years now. These companies have been growing at such a speed that they have become a significant percentage of the new office leases in markets such as downtown Chicago. Read more...

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Wool Finance Partners arranges financing for Long Grove retail center acquisition

September 22, 2016 Wool Finance Partners' Gary Wool and Martin Siegel arranged a creative financing structure that included a $2.39 million financing package for the acquisition of Long Grove Commons in Long Grove, Illinois. Read more...

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Wilson Sporting Goods relocating headquarters and 400 team members to downtown Chicago

September 21, 2016 Wilson Sporting Goods Co. has joined the corporate office migration to downtown Chicago. The company announced Sept. 20 that it will be relocating its global headquarters--and 400 employees--to the Prudential Plaza building by late 2017. Read more...

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Vinayaka Holdings Corporation acquires 204,345-square-foot Schaumburg office property

September 21, 2016 Vinayaka has completed several renovations to the building, including the lobby and recent painting of the exterior. The parking lot will be refurbished and new landscaping will be installed. Read more...

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