159 results for “U.S. Economy”
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The Economic Outlook for 2014-15

| Staff Writer

In an Interview with Bill Strauss, Senior Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Elise Couston finds out how Strauss sees the economy as of the end of the second quarter, and going into 2015.

CRE Midwest

For a truly happy 4th of July? We need a stronger middle class

| Dan Rafter

The national economy is still in recovery mode. Developers are planning more apartment buildings. Grocery-anchored retail centers are popping up everywhere from Columbus to Omaha. There's even been a return to spec industrial building, with new industrial centers fueling the economies of Indianapolis and Louisville. Why, then, don't the nat…

CRE v Wisconsin

BMO Harris' Petrovski: Ready to build on company's successes

| Dan Rafter

John Petrovski John Petrovski is the new managing director and head of U.S. commercial real estate with BMO Harris Bank. Though he will be based in Chicago, he will oversee commercial real estate operations across the Midwest. Midwest Real Estate News recently spoke with Petrovski about his long real estate career and his goals for BMO Harris.

CRE Midwest

Associated Bank's Holling: CRE capital funding to increase overall in 2014

| Staff Writer

As we look back on 2013, it was another year of fits and starts for the economy and, by extension, for the Midwest commercial real estate sector. The broader economic recovery continued its slow and uneven pace, inhibiting any prospect for a dramatic CRE rebound. However, while slow, the pace of economic recovery has been significant enough…