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Office N Illinois

Designing office spaces to attract top talent

| Dan Earles

Chicago’s downtown office market has seen significant changes in recent years, from the influx of companies moving downtown to the ongoing construction boom in Class-A office space. In this environment, many landlords and tenants are continuing to look for creative ways to define their spaces and attract the best office talent.

Office N Illinois

Luxury amenities boosting occupancy rates in office properties

| Dan Rafter

Helenia Madrigal knows how important amenities can be for office building owners who want to attract and retain the best tenants to their properties. She is the director of interiors for Chicago-based general contractor Summit Design + Build. She’s worked on tenant improvements in office buildings across downtown Chicago, and has found one …

Retail X Missouri

It’s complicated: A real estate market without product types

| Staff Writer

Try telling Millennials they can’t play where they work, or work where they live and shop. You won’t get far. The generation that brought us the status of “It’s Complicated” is changing the commercial real estate landscape, challenging traditional definitions of what makes office, industrial, retail, hotel and multifamily developments successful.

Office N Illinois

Why CRE industry networks still matter

| Staff Writer

Emails. Conference calls. Webinars. Social media. These are the business tools of the 21st Century, replacing the social clubs, typewriters and three-martini lunches of the past. But have technology-based tools replaced relationship networking—the kind where you meet face-to-face, and develop a shared frame of reference and experience? I’…