59 results for “gensler”
Office N Illinois

First look: The Post Office unpackaged

| Matt Baker

For over 20 years, it sat vacant and imposing, overlooking the westerly approach to Downtown Chicago. Now the Old Post Office is nearly ready to welcome its first office tenants to an adaptive reuse that has implications beyond the building’s footprint.

CRE N Illinois

Building a case for design-build

| Matt Baker

There’s been a revision of late to the process of designing and constructing commercial properties. And it’s almost a return to form, as the design-build method that has been gaining traction emulates the days of the Master Builder.

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…

Office N Illinois

Uber confirms 450,000-SF office lease at Old Post Office

Rideshare firm Uber has confirmed earlier reports and will lease 450,000 square feet in Chicago’s Old Post Office. It’s the largest of numerous leases in the redeveloping property and will be the tech firm’s biggest office outside of its San Francisco headquarters. Uber plans to move in by January 2020.

CRE N Illinois

Engineering a renaissance at Willis Tower

| Matt Baker

For close to two years, Chicago’s iconic Willis Tower has been undergoing a $500 million overhaul, including new elevators, lighting and amenities. But the most evident update is the transformation of the building’s base, tearing out the fortified battlement at street level and replacing it with a modern and airy superstructure.

Retail N Illinois

Luxury haberdashery Syd Jerome doubles Loop footprint

In its second move in 26 years and third in its 60-year history, Syd Jerome, the luxury menswear store, has relocated to a 7,300-square-foot, two-level ground floor location at 20 N. Clark Street, an office tower in Chicago’s Central Loop. The move will provide twice the space of the retailer’s previous location.

Office N Illinois

First look at Knoll's new Fulton Market space

Commercial and residential furniture powerhouse Knoll, Inc. has moved from its longtime home in the Merchandise Mart and officially unveiled it’s new Fulton Market showroom. NeoCon attendees and the public had a chance to tour the space this week as part of “Knoll Design Days.”

Office i Ohio

CBRE leasing office expansion at Columbus' Easton Town Center

John Hall, senior vice president; Don Matsanoff, first vice president; and A.J. Norman, associate, with CBRE, are the exclusive leasing agents for the new office development at Easton Town Center in Columbus, Ohio. Hall, Matsanoff and Norman will be leasing 350,000-square-feet of space in four Class-A, amenity-rich buildings.

CRE W Minnesota

Big Brothers Big Sisters find new location in Minneapolis

Big Brothers Big Sisters Twin Cities (BBBS) finalized a real estate purchase last week that brings the nearly 100-year-old organization closer to realizing its vision for a youth development hub in North Minneapolis. The 18,266-square-foot property is located along Washington Avenue.