CRE N Illinois

DePaul University honors CBRE’s chief executive officer

The Real Estate Center at DePaul University, the commercial real estate community at large and members of the CBRE family this May honored one of its own, Jack Durburg. CBRE’s CEO of The Americas and a onetime Chicago leasing broker, Durburg received the university’s 2017 award for outstanding leadership in the real estate profession.

Healthcare N Illinois

Hospital or mini-mall? The growing importance of retail space in hospital settings

No one wants to spend time in a hospital. But if you do, it’s nice if there’s a coffee shop or a restaurant – not just a cafeteria – inside the building, a place to take a break when visiting patients. And what about the nurses, doctors, administrators and orderlies working in these buildings? Wouldn’t they like the option to take their on-site meals at a specialty restaurant instead of a standard cafeteria?