128 results for “Ridge Development”
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.

Industrial N Illinois

Chicago construction starts increase dramatically

| Matt Baker

Is the dearth of new supply during the third quarter of 2018—the lowest quarterly total since 2015—a sign of a downturn? According to the latest research update from Colliers International, it’s much more likely to be the calm before the storm as construction starts increased dramatically this quarter.

Retail N Illinois

Kohler Waters Spa expands with new location in Chicago

Kohler Co. announced plans to expand its Kohler Waters Spa offering with a second location in the Chicago area at Lincoln Common—a new crossroads development in Lincoln Park. It will be part of McCaffery Interests’ six-acre development enhancing the already vibrant neighborhood.

CRE N Illinois

Several Chicago buildings make use of smart windows

California-based View, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of dynamic glass, has completed the installation of smart windows in four Chicago projects: a high-tech office building at 2017 Mendell; Elevate luxury residences in Lincoln Park; Sunset Ridge School in Chicago’s north suburbs; and the Glen Ellyn Police Department’s new home.

Retail N Illinois

Anchors away: Are these malls in danger?

| Matt Baker

Ever since the mid to late 20th Century when modern malls were first developed, anchor tenants have controlled much about how these retail centers operate. Leveraging the foot traffic that they draw in, for example, anchors have historically enjoyed nominal rents that are a fraction of the per-square-footage rate that smaller, in-line tenants pay.

Industrial N Illinois

Ridge acquires 10.5 acres near O'Hare for spec industrial project

Ridge, the industrial development arm of Transwestern Development Co., has acquired 10.5 acres immediately southeast of O’Hare International Airport for a 178,516-square-foot speculative industrial project. As one of the newest offerings in the O’Hare submarket, O’Hare Gateway Logistics Center will feature 32-foot clear height, low Cook Cou…

CRE N Illinois

Doug Hayes joins Cawley Chicago as executive vice president

Cawley Chicago has announced the appointment of Doug Hayes, a veteran with more than three decades of commercial real estate brokerage and development experience, and extensive expertise in the area of transportation and logistics management. The appointment of Hayes as an executive vice president of the firm was made by the firm’s ne…