More than 200 results for “AIRE”
CRE N Illinois

Forecast of Chicago development: The river runs through it

| Matt Baker

Yesterday, over 900 industry professionals packed into the Hyatt Regency Chicago for the 17th annual Chicago Real Estate Forecast. The most popular panel, which discussed the surge of development along the Chicago River, had attendees spilling out of the Grand Ballroom and craning their necks to hear from the hallway.

CRE N Illinois

BOMA/Suburban Chicago presents annual member awards

The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) of Suburban Chicago held their annual holiday and awards lunch on December 5 at Carlisle Banquets in Lombard, Illinois. The event included award announcements, recognition and networking. During the event, the announcement of the Member, Associate, Engineer and Emerging Leader of the Year …

CRE N Illinois

Mortenson hires aviation construction expert MacAdam Glinn

Mortenson has hired MacAdam Glinn, Esq., LEED AP as general manager of aviation. Glinn, based in Chicago, is spearheading efforts to expand the company’s construction projects at U.S. airports, including work directly for the airports, with air carriers and with specialty aviation contractors.

Office N Illinois

BMO Tower coming to site adjacent to Chicago's Union Station

BMO Harris Bank has confirmed that it will anchor the new 50-story office tower planned for the parcel just to the south of Union Station. Developed by Riverside Investment & Development and Convexity Properties, in partnership with the bank, the project will bring approximately 3,600 BMO employees to 14 floors of the 700-foot building, whi…

Office N Illinois

Passive house, massive scale

| Matt Baker

Building commercial properties with sustainability in mind has the capacity to drastically improve a city’s carbon footprint and mitigate the effects of climate change. One of the strongest green building standards around is Passive House; marrying that with commercial construction can lead to epic results.

Office N Illinois

theMART receives gold level LEED certification

Vornado Realty Trust announced that theMART has achieved the USGBC’s LEED certification at the Gold Level. This accomplishment marks the third LEED Certification for theMART, having first attained the prestigious LEED designation in 2007 and re-certification in 2013.

Office N Illinois

Class A office space near O'Hare driving vacancy up

| Matt Baker

Across the suburban Chicago market, office vacancy inched up in the third quarter as leasing velocity stalled, with only two new leases recorded greater than 50,000 square feet. This trend holds true in the O’Hare submarket, though the finer details paint a more complex image.

Office N Illinois

Iconic Chicago building, theMART, achieves Fitwel certification

The Center for Active Design (CfAD) has announced that theMART, located in the River North neighborhood of Chicago, has achieved a Fitwel 2 Star Rating, recognizing the property’s ability to support the physical, mental and social health of its occupants. Owned and managed by Vornado Realty Trust, theMART is the largest privately held comme…

Multifamily Midwest

The perks renters want? They're surprisingly boring

| Dan Rafter

Renters want dog parks, lavish rooftop decks and state-of-the-art fitness centers with their modern apartment buildings, right? Maybe. But a new study suggests that a perks as boring as security and convenience are just as important as these glitzier amenities.

CRE N Illinois

Rauner on real estate: What’s needed in Illinois

| Daniel Smolensky, SIOR

While national politics may not always have an effect on local real estate, the Illinois state elections will certainly affect Chicago CRE. Last month, in the midst of what may become the most expensive gubernatorial race in U.S. history, the SIOR Chicago Chapter and AIRE hosted Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner in conversation with David Kahn…

CRE N Illinois

David Friedland assumes new role with Cushman & Wakefield

Cushman & Wakefield has promoted David Friedland to executive director, Chicago industrial group leader. For the last 22 years, Friedland has represented corporate and institutional clients assisting in tenant advisory, site selection, dispositions, sale/leasebacks and build-to-suits. During his career, he has completed over 750 transaction…

CRE N Illinois

Skender completes Loyola University Chicago engineering science flex lab

Skender, serving as base building and interior construction manager, has completed the construction of Loyola University Chicago’s new 10,000-square-foot engineering science flex laboratory, located near the intersection of North Broadway and Sheridan Road. The mission of the new single-story building is to provide an open and collaborative…