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Cushman & Wakefield is a leading global real estate services firm that helps clients transform the way people work, shop, and live. Our 45,000 employees in more than 70 countries help occupiers and investors optimize the value of their real estate by combining our global perspective and deep local knowledge with an impressive platform of real estate solutions. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest commercial real estate services firms with revenue of $6 billion across core services of agency leasing, asset services, capital markets, facility services (C&W Services), global occupier services, investment & asset management (DTZ Investors), project & development services, tenant representation, and valuation & advisory.

Since opening its first Chicago office in 1967, Cushman & Wakefield has played a vital role in local real estate, accounting for some of the most high-profile transactions and continuously ranking amongst the top firms in the city. Today, as our global headquarters, Cushman & Wakefield has three offices and more than 640 employees in Chicago, providing strategic real estate solutions under the iconic Cushman & Wakefield brand. Over the course of nearly 100 years, we have made a name for ourselves as one of the biggest and best global real estate firms – and we still have a world of opportunity ahead of us.

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The Latest News

Location Lens: Chicago Ranked One of Top Office Markets

Economic growth, population, transportation, costs and CRE fundamentals stack up CHICAGO, July 12, 2018 – Cushman & Wakefield recently compared the 25 largest office markets by looking at five factors vital to attracting and retaining occupiers: economic [...]

Cushman & Wakefield Represents Snap36 in Fulton Market HQ Relocation

Growing Tech Firm Triples its Office Space in Vibrant, Chicago CBD Submarket CHICAGO, July 11, 2018 – Cushman & Wakefield announced today that the firm has represented Snap36 in expanding and relocating its headquarters to [...]

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  • Cushman & Wakefield Hosts Industry-Leading PropTech Event in Chicago
    By: James Janega, Solution Owner, Innovation Portfolio Cushman & Wakefield, in collaboration with PropTech partners, MetaProp NYC, hosted an industry-leading workshop on Monday, July 9, in our Chicago headquarters. Attendees heard from PropTech startups offering innovative building solutions for health, comfort, new revenue streams for rental assets, and leasing efficiency. Visitors included Midwest venture capital firms, leaders in the construction and development space, and commercial real estate competitors. The two-hour event in The Studio – C&W’s showcase interactive room on the 31st floor at 225 W. Wacker Drive – included elevator pitches from startup founders, speed round Q&A, and networking. The group learned about paint that purifies air, cloud services that use environmental data to devise healthier facilities, business intelligence for real estate agents, and technology to support short-term rental owners. The startups – airlite, 720 degrees, Frontdoor, and YourWelcome – hail from Europe and are part of MetaProp’s new MetaProp Bridge at Columbia... Read more »
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