More than 200 results for “economic”
Healthcare N Illinois

The trend in healthcare: smaller and more specialized

| Matt Baker

Healthcare is one of the strongest parts of the economy right now. According to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, it is the nation’s largest sector by number of employees, having just surpassed the retail trade. Lest one think that this is due to retail’s woes, healthcare has been on an unflinching increase for decades. The industry eve…

Office N Illinois

NKF to broker leases for new, 438k SF office tower

Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) has been engaged as the office leasing agent for 625 West Adams, a new 438,184-square-foot, 20-story, office development in Chicago’s West Loop, in partnership with White Oak Realty Partners and CA Office. The team was hired by the owners, a joint venture between White Oak Realty Partners, Vanderbilt Partners, CA …

CRE N Illinois

Andria Winters joins CBRE

CBRE Group, Inc. announced that Andria Winters has joined the firm as senior director, business services on its advisory and transaction services team. In her new role, Winters will be managing the business operations for a team of highly accomplished real estate advisory and transactional professionals based in Chicago, serving clients bot…

CRE N Illinois

Chicago 2020 focus from the Chicago Real Estate Forecast

| Matt Baker

There is so much about the City of Chicago that is vibrant and good—including the investment the commercial real estate and related business communities continue to make across all areas of the city. At the same time, there is much that requires further focus, clarity and vision to make the city second to none—not just in 2020, but for deca…

Industrial N Illinois

NKF completes three leases totaling 118,000 SF for Barings

Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) recently completed three new leases totaling 118,000 square feet on behalf of Barings Real Estate Advisers in support of an institutional investor. Senior managing directors Elise Couston, SIOR and Adam Marshall, SIOR, CCIM, along with director Mark Deady, CCIM, all of NKF’s Chicago office, were involved in the deal.

Retail Midwest

Grocery-anchored investment options: hard to swallow?

| Matt Baker

Due to a number of factors, traditional grocers’ markets are losing market share, leading investors away from grocery-anchored shopping centers. But according to new research from Morningstar Credit Ratings, a changing grocery marketplace and growth of food delivery will increasingly depend on brick-and-mortar locations.

CRE N Illinois

Commercial Real Estate Forecast interview: Geoffrey Kasselman

Fresh off his “tour” as global president of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), Geoffrey Kasselman has been named as a panelist for one of the general sessions at the 16th Annual Commercial Real Estate Forecast Conference on Wednesday, January 17. In a preview of what are likely topics for that panel—E-Commerce: Fight It o…