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CRE N Illinois

Women's march shines light on diversity in CRE

When hundreds of thousands of people pack into Chicago’s Grant Park on Saturday, January 18 as part of Women’s March 2020, the supporters will be stumping several progressive issues, including climate change, gun violence prevention and women’s health rights and access. Another vocal message, however, will be a call for more diversity in th…

CRE N Illinois

Chicago: Major player, second city or a mix of both?

| Dan Rafter

LaTonya Ellis asked the big question during this month’s 18th annual Commercial Real Estate Forecast Conference: Is Chicago, the Midwest’s biggest city, still a major player in the commercial real estate world? Or does the city instead live up to its nickname as a second city, a lesser cog in the world of investment and development?

CRE N Illinois

The state of the Chicago market in 2020

| Matt Baker

Every year for the last 18 years, REjournals has hosted its annual kickoff conference, the Chicago Commercial Real Estate Forecast. It’s a massive event—the largest of its kind—but there’s always one must-see panel: The State of the Market.

Industrial N Illinois

Exeter acquires 193,000-SF Lombard industrial building

Colliers International | Chicago arranged the acquisition of a 193,000-square-foot industrial building located at 100 Progress Road in Lombard, Illinois. Exeter Property Group was the buyer while the seller was a private investor. Colliers’ David Bercu represented both sides in the transaction. The purchase price was not disclosed.

CRE N Illinois

Chicago chapter of SIOR appoints 2020 executive board officers

The Chicago chapter of the Society of Industrial & Office Realtors (SIOR) recently named their new executive board officers for the year 2020. Tom Boyle, SIOR, vice president, Lee & Associates, will lead the organization, which includes nearly 200 of the top office and industrial real estate brokers in the Chicago market.

CRE N Illinois

More than 900 CRE professionals pack the house for the 2020 Forecast

Last Thursday, January 9, REjournals hosted their annual Chicago Commercial Real Estate Forecast conference at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. Considered by many in the industry to be the kickoff event of the year, the conference—now in its 18th year, attracted more than 900 CRE professionals for a day of networking and insight.

CRE N Illinois

Chicago Design Network and Agency Brand Studio announce joint venture

Chicago Design Network and Agency Brand Studio today announced a joint venture that will offer a one-stop shop for design and branding services. The unification will build on more than three decades of inspiring business architecture and recent collaborations between the two firms as the partnership focuses on delivering thoughtful architec…

Industrial N Illinois

The Cook County conundrum

| Matt Baker

A paradox of the local industrial market is that taxes and politics have made investors leery about acquiring assets in Cook County. At the same time, however, users absolutely need to be there because there’s no greater concentration in the Midwest of both consumers and good labor.

CRE O Indiana

Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame: Fritz Kauffman

| Dan Rafter

Each week, Midwest Real Estate News highlights the careers of the newest members of its Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame. Today, we look at the career of Fritz Kauffman, senior director with the Indianapolis office of Cushman & Wakefield.

CRE N Illinois

Chicago: Coarse and strong and cunning

| Matt Baker

In Carl Sandburg’s lauded poem of his hometown, he describes a city that—beneath a veneer of sweat and soot and vulgarity—thrums with vitality and swagger, too ambitious to be wary of any roadblocks ahead. A century after Chicago’s publication, does this poem still depict its eponymous source?