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MB Real Estate represents World Kitchen in 55,000-square-foot lease

MB Real Estate has completed a successful 55,000-square-foot lease transaction on behalf of World Kitchen LLC.

MB Real Estate has completed a successful 55,000-square-foot lease transaction on behalf of World Kitchen LLC.  The new world headquarters will be relocated to Columbia Centre III, 9525 West Bryn Mawr Ave. in Rosemont. World Kitchen is a worldwide housewares company.

MB Real Estate’s Senior Vice President Pamela Rose and MB Real Estate team members David Kimball and Jay Beadle negotiated with landlord representative Tom Saletta, managing principal of Saletta Commercial Realty LLC.

Columbia Centre I, II, and III is owned by a joint venture between White Oak Realty Partners, Pearlmark Real Estate Partners, and Angelo Gordon & Co.  Gaining market traction in recent months, the three-building, 620,000-square-foot complex has totaled more than 110,000 square feet of new leases under Saletta Commercial Realty LLC since August 2011.