More than 200 results for “Avison Young”
CRE N Illinois

The state of the Chicago market in 2020

| Matt Baker

Every year for the last 18 years, REjournals has hosted its annual kickoff conference, the Chicago Commercial Real Estate Forecast. It’s a massive event—the largest of its kind—but there’s always one must-see panel: The State of the Market.

CRE N Illinois

More than 900 CRE professionals pack the house for the 2020 Forecast

Last Thursday, January 9, REjournals hosted their annual Chicago Commercial Real Estate Forecast conference at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. Considered by many in the industry to be the kickoff event of the year, the conference—now in its 18th year, attracted more than 900 CRE professionals for a day of networking and insight.

Industrial N Illinois

The Cook County conundrum

| Matt Baker

A paradox of the local industrial market is that taxes and politics have made investors leery about acquiring assets in Cook County. At the same time, however, users absolutely need to be there because there’s no greater concentration in the Midwest of both consumers and good labor.

CRE N Illinois

Avison Young Chicago holds sixth annual Day of Giving

Avison Young’s Chicago-area offices recently partnered for a day with Friends of the Forest to clear about an acre and a half of brush in a Chicago nature preserve. This effort was part of Avison Young’s global Day of Giving, a corporate initiative now in its sixth year and a cornerstone of the firm’s charitable efforts through offices in t…

Office N Illinois

Avison Young takes on 1 MSF in property management for AAM

Effective immediately, Avison Young will assume operation of Alter Asset Management’s (AAM) 1 million square feet of class A office property management assignments across multiple states. The portfolio includes properties in Illinois, as well as Pennsylvania, Georgia and New Jersey. The portfolio includes properties owned by AAM’s parent, n…

Industrial N Illinois

The last word on last mile

| Matt Baker

Ever since the e-commerce revolution, the real estate industry has grappled with the concept of the last mile—where it is, how to build it up and how to capitalize on it. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the answers to these remain elusive.

Office N Illinois

Skender completes construction of LinkedIn Chicago HQ expansion

Skender, serving as interior construction manager, has completed construction of LinkedIn’s new 46,000-square-foot Chicago headquarters expansion project at 525 W. Monroe Street. LinkedIn, a global business and employment-oriented service that operates via websites and mobile apps, expanded its office footprint with a communicating stair co…

Industrial N Illinois

Steven Kohn joins Avison Young in Chicago

Industry veteran Steven Kohn has joined Avison Young as a principal with a mandate to help lead and grow the firm’s industrial real estate brokerage practice in Cook County and labor-related markets across Chicagoland. Based in the company’s suburban Chicago office in Rosemont, Illinois, he will continue to specialize in property transactio…

Industrial N Illinois

Chicago industrial snapshot: The I-80 corridor

| Matt Baker

Chicago’s I-80 corridor absorbed 1.5 million square feet net during the first half of 2019. However, the vast majority of that—1.3 million square feet—was recorded during the first quarter of the year with only one industrial lease signed in the second quarter.

Industrial O Indiana

Investors still hungry for Indianapolis industrial assets

| Dan Rafter

Investors love Indianapolis’ industrial market. Just look at the latest research from Avison Young. According to the CRE firm, industrial building sales in the Indianapolis market jumped 45.7 percent on a year-over-year basis, reaching $1.4 billion across 23.6 million feet during the four quarters ending in the second quarter of this year.