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Industrial N Illinois

Five points of industrial analysis

| Matt Baker

Institutional investors, developers and users alike are drawn into the industrial vortex, an asset class outperforming all others as the economy continues to shift to on-demand everything. What’s in store for the remainder of 2019 and this development cycle?

Industrial P Kansas

First tenants move into Opus' spec industrial facility in Kansas

The Opus Group recently announced that Gateway Classic Cars and Lanter Delivery Systems, Inc. as the first tenants in the recently completed speculative warehouse and distribution building at 56 Commerce Center. Located in Olathe, Kan., Gateway Classic Cars and Lanter moved into 56 Commerce Center earlier this year and now occupy more than …

Industrial N Illinois

There’s no stopping the ever-growing warehouse

| Matt Baker

If Gulliver were to travel through modern America’s real estate landscape, he might note the Lilliputian market share of the retail sector—and the corresponding Brobdingnagian nature of warehouse and logistic facilities. And it’s not just market share as industrial buildings themselves grow in size every year.

Finance Midwest

Associated Bank's Warsek: CRE strong, but evolving, in 2019

| Dan Rafter

Commercial lenders can tell when the commercial real estate market is hot and when it’s heading for a slowdown. And 2019? Greg Warsek, senior vice president and senior regional manager in the Chicago office of Associated Bank, told Midwest Real Estate News that this year should be another strong one when it comes to financing requests and c…

Industrial P Kansas

Pair of tenants move into Opus spec building near Kansas City

Gateway Classic Cars and Lanter Delivery Systems, Inc. are the first tenants in Opus Development Group’s recently completed speculative warehouse and distribution building at 56 Commerce Center in Olathe, Kansas. Gateway Classic Cars and Lanter moved into 56 Commerce Center earlier this year and now occupy more than 85,000 square feet in th…

Industrial N Illinois

New spec industrial building planned for I-88 Corridor

The Pizzuti Companies and their partner, Molto Properties, have announced plans for a new 274,000-square-foot speculative industrial building in Aurora, Illinois. Located on Mitchell Road in the highly active I-88 submarket of Chicago, the project has excellent interstate access and highway visibility.

Industrial N Illinois

Capital availability may be drying up for select industrial products

| Matt Baker

Industrial has been so sturdy for so long that it’s hard to remember a time when the asset class wasn’t the darling of commercial real estate. While e-commerce growth is expected to continue—and with it, the warehouses and logistics facilities that bridge the flow of goods from suppliers to consumers—there are a number of question marks at …

Industrial N Illinois

Industrial projections and prognostications

| Elise A. Couston, SIOR

To kick off the New Year, we thought it would be interesting to hear some “projections and prognostications” from several of the top developers who are most active in the marketplace. Here is what they all had to say about their thoughts for CRE in 2019.