Industrial N Illinois
Technology supplier expands and relocates with long-term lease

Technology supplier expands and relocates with long-term lease

Entre Commercial Realty has completed a lease of 34,229 square feet at 220 Exchange Drive within the Crystal Lake Business Center in Crystal Lake, Illinois. MDG Computer Services Inc. (d/b/a 5GStore.com)—a supplier of Wi-Fi, networking and cellular technology solutions—entered into a long-term lease where it will nearly quadruple in size to accommodate its growing business.

CRE N Illinois
James Goettsch;Goettsch Partners

James Goettsch honored with CTBUH Lifetime Achievement Award

Goettsch Partners (GP) chairman and co-CEO James Goettsch, FAIA, has been selected to receive the 2019 Lynn S. Beedle Lifetime Achievement Award from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH). In selecting Goettsch, the CTBUH noted that his “enormous contributions to the design of high-rise buildings around the world made him a clear choice for the honor.”

Office N Illinois
Leopardo completes, and moves into, new Fulton Market office building

Leopardo completes, and moves into, new Fulton Market office building

Leopardo has completed construction of the new 200,000-square-foot, 12-story boutique office building at 210 N. Carpenter in Chicago’s Fulton Market District. In addition to serving as general contractor, Leopardo is also one of the building’s first tenants, having signed a long-term lease for a 24,000-square-foot space that is now the new home of Leopardo’s downtown office.

Office N Illinois
Colliers arranges Ulta Beauty HQ expansion in Bolingbrook

Colliers arranges Ulta Beauty HQ expansion in Bolingbrook

Colliers International | Chicago’s Frederick Regnery, Ryan Barr and Alain LeCoque represented Ulta Beauty in its 70,720-square-foot corporate headquarters expansion at Tallgrass Corporate Center, 1000 Remington Boulevard, Bolingbrook, Illinois. This lease brings Ulta Beauty’s total footprint in the building to nearly 379,000 square feet.

CRE N Illinois
Collete English Dixon;Roosevelt University

Waterton appoints CRE veteran to advisory board

Waterton, a Chicago-based real estate investor and operator, has appointed Collete English Dixon to the Waterton Advisory Board. Made up of a group of three independent (non-Waterton) individuals and the two Waterton co-founders, David Schwartz and Peter Vilim, the board provides strategic counsel to Waterton’s leadership committee.

Industrial N Illinois
Heartland Corporate Center in Shorewood, Illinois.

There’s no stopping the ever-growing warehouse

If Gulliver were to travel through modern America’s real estate landscape, he might note the Lilliputian market share of the retail sector—and the corresponding Brobdingnagian nature of warehouse and logistic facilities. And it’s not just market share as industrial buildings themselves grow in size every year.