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Chicago Fourth in Nation for Fastest-Growing Office Occupancy Costs, Top 15 in the World, According to CBRE

Chicago (downtown) ranked in the top 50 for prime office occupancy costs in the world, and, came in fourth for the largest 12-month increase in the nation, according to CBRE Research’s latest annual Global Prime Office Occupancy Costs report. With … Continue reading

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Market Spotlight: Illinois Medical District

Poised for growth, the Illinois Medical District has more than $1 billion of planned construction projects.

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Infographic: What Do the Annual Top 100 Industrial Transactions Tell Us About the Chicagoland Market

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As Retail Anchor Space in Chicago Hits a New High, Rents Climb

Available retail anchor space in the Chicago area is at a record high, according to CBRE’s 2017 Retail Anchor Report. Yet as more space is available, much of the new space hitting the market is quality Class A space, which … Continue reading

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Blackstone and Equity Office’s $500M Willis Tower Transformation cements commitment to Retail Construction and Chicago

Retail in Chicago, especially high-street retail, has performed very well in recent years. While rents have increased steadily, major new retail construction in the central business district has been limited.  That is all changing with a massive $500 million investment … Continue reading

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Condo Deconversions Heat Up in Chicago

As the rental market continues to perform well in Chicago, investors and owners are looking for alternative ways to enter the market and the latest answer has been condo deconversions.  Already, Chicago has seen several marquee deals, with the largest … Continue reading

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CBRE Extends Partnership with World Champion Chicago Cubs

CBRE has extended its partnership with the World Champion Chicago Cubs for the 2017 season and will once again host the annual CBRE Charity Bash at Wrigley Field this July, with numerous Cubs players and celebrities attending. CBRE will also … Continue reading

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