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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 48,000 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 $6.9 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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TCS Education System Advances “Radical Cooperation” with New Loop

Jeffrey Skender, Ari Klein, Craig Cassell, Scott Shelbourne, Marcus Berglund, Bill Starcevich and Jon Sisco of Cushman & Wakefield represented TCS   CHICAGO, October 18, 2018 – Cushman & Wakefield was engaged by TCS Education [...]

Cushman & Wakefield’s ‘Tech Cities 2.0’ report confirms Chicago as a major tech hub for the U.S.

Low cost of living relative to other tech markets gives Chicago a leg up Chicago, October 12, 2018 – Cushman & Wakefield today released Tech Cities 2.0 an annual report that identifies existing and emerging tech [...]

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