More than 200 results for “renovation”
Student Housing W Minnesota

Opus starts building first-year residence hall in St. Paul

The Opus Group has begun construction on a first-year residence hall at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, that will include 480 beds for incoming students. The five-story building will be located in the upper quadrant of the St. Paul campus and offer pods of double occupancy rooms with a shared bathroom area. The entire h…

Office N Illinois

Accenture expands, takes naming rights at Chicago's 500 West Madison

The Helmut Jahn-designed building at 500 West Madison in Chicago will now be known as Accenture Tower, following a lease expansion by the Dublin, Ireland-based professional services company. Accenture now occupies 226,486 square feet in the property—owned by KBS Real Estate Investment Trust III—enough space to accommodate all of its approxi…

Legal N Illinois

Five must-dos when designing a law firm workplace

| Clay Edwards and Marty Festenstein

Law firms are placing ever-increasing importance on thoughtful workplace design to attract and retain top talent, making every office build-out or renovation a critical opportunity to win the talent war. With millennials expected to comprise 75 percent of the workforce by 2030, law firm design trends are being driven by an evolving culture …

Office N Illinois

Redefining the suburban office

| Matt Baker

Downtown Chicago has benefitted from a steady stream of corporate relocations in the recent past. Many of these companies didn’t have far to move as they were already in the suburbs. So how is the suburban office market coping with all of these emigrations?

Retail N Illinois

Fashion retailer Primark signs lease for location in Chicago's Loop

The Georgetown Company, a New York-based developer and owner of commercial, retail and mixed-use properties, has signed a lease with Primark for 35 N. State Street in Chicago. Primark will take over the entire 45,000-square-foot building and will trade from 36,200 square feet of retail space over three levels. The lease—which paves the way …

Multifamily i Ohio

Smartland seeking investors for two funds in Northeast Ohio

A fast-growing, relatively new player on the Cleveland commercial real estate scene, real estate investment firm Smartland LLC., is currently seeking investors for two funds: a $22 million fund to focuse on properties in Qualified Opportunity Zone areas of Cleveland and a $50 million fund that will acquire multifamily and light industrial p…