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500 W. Madison wins 2018 TOBY Award

500 W. Madison wins 2018 TOBY Award

500 West Madison in Chicago was awarded The Outstanding Building of the Year (TOBY) by the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) Chicago. 500 West Madison won the award in the “Over 1,000,000 Square Feet” category. The property is managed by Transwestern on behalf of the owner, KBS Realty Advisors.

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Schaumburg Corporate Center undergoing $28 million redevelopment

Schaumburg Corporate Center undergoing $28 million redevelopment

In what is believed to be the largest redevelopment project ever undertaken in the northwest suburban office submarket, GlenStar Properties has embarked on a $28 million capital campaign at Schaumburg Corporate Center. The redevelopment will elevate the campus to Class A+ status by adding hospitality type amenities that integrate efficiency and comfort for an improved work/life balance.

Office N Illinois
Meridian Design Build relocates corporate offices

Meridian Design Build relocates corporate offices

Meridian Design Build recently relocated their corporate headquarters from Deerfield, IL to a substantially larger space within Pointe O’Hare, an 11-story office building located at 9550 W. Higgins Road in Rosemont, IL. Meridian, a national design-build general contracting firm, constructed 11,500 square feet of new space on the 4th floor of the Class A building with technology and future growth in mind.

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SVN Chicago sells Haymarket Building

SVN Chicago sells Haymarket Building

SVN | Chicago Commercial handled the sale of a 42,000-square-foot, loft-style office building at 117-121 N. Jefferson Avenue in Chicago’s West Loop neighborhood. An investor coming out of a 1031 exchange purchased the structure, known as “The Haymarket Building,” for $12,875,000.

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Four Midwest cities make Amazon’s HQ2 shortlist

Four Midwest cities make Amazon’s HQ2 shortlist

The HQ2 sweepstakes are heating up as e-commerce giant Amazon has announced the 20-city shortlist for a second North American headquarters. The 20 metro areas, four of which are in the Midwest, were all that remain after whittling away at an initial 238 proposals sent in from across the U.S., Canada and Mexico.