More than 200 results for “the loop”
Office N Illinois

601W Companies snaps up South Loop mid-rise for $68M

JLL Capital Markets closed the $68 million sale of 801 Canal Street, a five-story, 591,577-square-foot office building in Chicago’s expanding South Loop submarket. JLL exclusively represented the seller, Canal / Taylor Venture, represented by Paul Gearen, and procured the buyer, 601W Companies.

Office N Illinois

Medical video game company Level Ex relocates to Chicago Loop

Savills completed a corporate headquarters relocation for medical video game company, Level Ex, to 180 N. LaSalle Street, a 38-story, 760,000-square-foot Class A office tower in the Chicago Loop. The tech firm’s new location is more than 20,000 square feet, double the size of its previous office in River North. Its expanded footprint can no…

CRE N Illinois

ACO Commercial arranges $14.8 million land sale near the United Center

Chicago-based ACO Commercial’s George Toscas has arranged the sale of a 2.8-acre land site located in Chicago’s West Loop on behalf of a private investor group. The property, which takes up almost an entire city block (bounded by Lake, Hoyne, Damen and Walnut) and is fully leased to Standard Equipment Company, sold to Realterm Logistics for…

CRE N Illinois

Veteran title insurance executive Katy Thomas joins Proper Title, LLC

Proper Title, LLC has hired Katy Thomas, a 30-year veteran of the title insurance and real estate industries, as director of business development – Chicago. Based in the firm’s Loop office at 180 N. LaSalle Street, Thomas will focus on driving new business growth in residential, commercial and national real estate transactions.

Multifamily N Illinois

First look inside Wolf Point East

The first residents have taken residency at Wolf Point East, the 698-unit luxury apartment building going up at the confluence of the Chicago River. The project is a development of Hines, Wolf Point Owners LLC and the AFL-CIO Building Investment Trust.

Multifamily N Illinois

First look at luxury West Loop apartments, The Jax

The Jax, a 10-story apartment building located at 1220 W. Jackson Boulevard, revealed apartment, amenity and exterior renderings, along with the launch of its new website. Located in Chicago’s West Loop, The Jax features 166 newly constructed apartment units and 7,600 square feet of retail.

Office N Illinois

Tech company Rocketmiles continues expansion in Chicago's West Loop

Fast-growing tech company Rocketmiles continues to accelerate its growth at 641 W. Lake Street in Chicago’s West Loop. Colliers International | Chicago’s Corby Marx and Chris Freeman recently completed the company’s second expansion in as many years. The latest lease for 7,181 square feet brings Rocketmiles’ total square footage at the prop…

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Chicago's "Big Red" nabs $370 million buyer

The John Buck Company (JBC) has reportedly found a buyer for 333 S. Wabash Avenue—the former CNA global headquarters that the developer purchased in 2016 for $108 million. This new transaction will prove to be quite the windfall for JBC, as a group of East Coast investors will acquire the Chicago Loop asset for $370 million.

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

On the Corner: Clark & Washington

| Peter Holstein

The story begins in a basement at the corner of Clark and Washington. Even better, in the Torrens Vault of the Cook County Building. The vault is tantalizingly archaic and contains thousands of handwritten corner stories going all the way back to the beginning. Lines and lines which once passed as everyday penmanship now to us post-millenni…

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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

State Street that great street? Chicago Loop Alliance and Site Design Group will release first plan for the retail corridor in over 30 years

Chicago Loop Alliance is producing a State Street Corridor Plan, to be released in fall 2020. Urban design and architecture firm Site Design Group, Ltd. was selected from a competitive pool of applicants to create the plan, which will include recommendations on character, aesthetics and infrastructure; public space; transportation and mobil…

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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…