64 results for “Environmental Systems Design”
Industrial N Illinois

Stormwater detention: The new convention

| Matt Baker

There is one unifying concern on every industrial project that goes up in Chicago, whether it be a redeveloped infill warehouse or a new million-square-foot logistics center: water. Every site must include stormwater mitigation into the design to meet strict environmental regulations.

CRE N Illinois

What’s really included in a tenant improvement allowance?

| Ashlee Pforr

Companies planning to move their offices have plenty of factors to consider, including whether to move into a new building or renovate a space in an older building. In either scenario, building owners offer tenant improvement (TI) allowances to help with the cost of making the space your own.

CRE N Illinois

Illinois tops the nation with most LEED green buildings, per USGBC

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) released its annual list of top 10 states for LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), the world’s most widely used green building rating system. For the first time since 2015, Illinois came in first on the list of states based on the number of LEED-certified square feet per person.

Office N Illinois

Earles Architects designs space for U of C in NBC Tower

Earles Architects and Associates (EAA) has completed the design on a new education space at NBC Tower, 455 Cityfront Plaza Drive in Chicago. The University of Chicago Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies, which is based at 1427 E. 60th Street on the university’s Hyde Park campus, is adding supplemental space on the 2…

Industrial N Illinois

Industrial Insider: The rise of data centers

| Elise A. Couston, SIOR

This month, the Industrial Insider will explore the rise of data centers. As the property type continues to experience double-digit growth and we expect that this type of development will continue to expand well into the next decade.

Office N Illinois

Smarter spaces: ESD’s new Chicago office is a living lab

| Matt Baker

Earlier this year, ESD moved into Chicago’s Willis Tower, a relocation conducted in part to attract and retain new talent to the 51-year-old engineering design firm. But walking through the space, it’s obvious that hiring young professionals isn’t the extent of the company’s future-proofing.

Multifamily N Illinois

Pre-Leasing begins at Chicago's Viridian

Vermilion Development has begun pre-leasing at Viridian on Sheridan, a new luxury rental development at 734 W. Sheridan Road in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood. Luxury Living Chicago Realty is the exclusive marketing and leasing brokerage for the 10-story, 100-unit building, while RMK Management will manage the property.

CRE X Missouri

CREW-St. Louis honors local female CRE leaders

The St. Louis chapter of CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) honored members at its 13th Annual Networking Awards held March 8 at The Saint Louis Woman’s Club. In addition to members, CREW-St. Louis presented its third annual Woman of Influence Award. The award recognizes a female leader who has impacted the commercial real estate industry …