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Iconic Chicago building, theMART, achieves Fitwel certification

Iconic Chicago building, theMART, achieves Fitwel certification

The Center for Active Design (CfAD) has announced that theMART, located in the River North neighborhood of Chicago, has achieved a Fitwel 2 Star Rating, recognizing the property’s ability to support the physical, mental and social health of its occupants. Owned and managed by Vornado Realty Trust, theMART is the largest privately held commercial building in the United States, spanning over 4 million square feet and two city blocks.

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Legal consulting firm announces expanded Chicago office space at 151 N. Franklin

Legal consulting firm announces expanded Chicago office space at 151 N. Franklin

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, a leading law, healthcare and consulting firm, will expand its Chicago office with a relocation to the recently opened 151 N. Franklin Street tower in Chicago’s Loop. The move into 11,000 square feet of custom, high-tech space within the John Buck Company’s recently completed 35-story office building underscores Manatt’s commitment to growing its digital and technology offering in the region.

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Skender begins interior construction for Vital Proteins' new Fulton Market HQ

Skender begins interior construction for Vital Proteins' new Fulton Market HQ

Skender, serving as general contractor, recently launched the interior renovation of the future 40,000-square-foot headquarters of Vital Proteins, a private retailer of health supplement products. Vital Proteins is assuming full occupancy of the four-story 939 W. Fulton Street, one block from Google’s Midwest headquarters in Chicago’s lively Fulton Market neighborhood.

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Naperville office building has new name, new look

Naperville office building has new name, new look

After hinting at their plans in July, Franklin Partners has finally unveiled its redevelopment plans for The Shuman, the five-story office building at 263 Shuman Boulevard in Naperville, Illinois. The Shuman will become a suburban destination for multiple office tenants, offering extensive amenities designed to build community among building employees. Brought to life with Wright Heerema Architects, the new design will deliver urban office vibes.