Office Midwest

Bixby Bridge and Franklin Partners acquire MetroWest in Naperville

Bixby Bridge Capital and Franklin Partners have partnered to acquire 55 Shuman Blvd., a 205,000-square-foot, high-profile office building in Naperville, Ill. Known as MetroWest, the property was designed by Helmut Jahn with a distinctive N-shaped sloping façade and is one of the most recognizable buildings in Chicago’s western suburbs. Terms of the all-cash transaction were not disclosed. The owner of record will be BBC MetroWest LLC.

Office i Ohio

Duke Realty enjoys busy times in Cincinnati market

In another sign that the commercial real estate market is in the early -- very early -- stages of a recovery, Duke Realty Corporation recently released a solidly positive report from its Cincinnati office showing that the company's activity in that Midwest city was on the rise.

Office Midwest

AT&T renews for 106,382 s.f. in Schaumburg

Steven W. Kling, principal; and Jason M. Simon, senior associate, both with the Office Advisory Group of Colliers International | Chicago, represented PNC Realty Investors in a 106,382-square-foot long-term lease renewal at Four Woodfield Lake, 930 National Parkway, Schaumburg, Ill.