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Wight & Company retained to transform former AT&T HQ in Hoffman Estates

Wight & Company retained to transform former AT&T HQ in Hoffman Estates

Chicago-based integrated design and delivery firm Wight & Company has been retained by Somerset Development to provide design services for Bell Works Chicagoland, a redevelopment project that will transform the vacant 1.65 million-square-foot AT&T corporate campus in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, into a mixed-use complex that will include office, co-working, retail and community space.

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With Fulton Market expansion, Glassdoor plans to add new jobs in Chicago

With Fulton Market expansion, Glassdoor plans to add new jobs in Chicago

Job search and recruiting giant Glassdoor will further expand its presence in Chicago, signing a long-term lease for two full floors of a new office building, West End on Fulton, located at 1375 W. Fulton Street. With room for up to 400 employees, in addition to the offices at 1330 W. Fulton Street that Glassdoor will maintain, the company is on track to create up to 500 new jobs in Chicago over the next several years.

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Tech firm ActiveCampaign doubles its Loop footprint

Tech firm ActiveCampaign doubles its Loop footprint

ActiveCampaign, a marketing software company, has signed a 50,000-square-foot lease at 1 North Dearborn Street in Chicago’s Loop, in addition to the 65,000 square feet that the firm has occupied since 2017. Having doubled its workforce to approximately 500 employees in the past few years, ActiveCampaign now occupies space on the fourth and fifth floors of the Beacon Capital Partners-owned building.

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

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 approximately 6,200 area workers and to hire another 600 tech employees by 2022.

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936 W. Fulton Street, Chicago.

Three-property office portfolio sells in Chicago’s Fulton Market District

Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) arranged the sale of a three-property office/retail portfolio in Chicago’s Fulton Market District. NKF senior managing director, Andy Gallas, and managing director, Gino Tabbi, of NKF’s Chicago office, oversaw the transaction on behalf of the seller, a joint venture between Madison Capital and ASB Real Estate Investments (ASB), and the undisclosed buyer.